Required time limit for job postings?

  • August 16, 2007

Q. We post all open positions on our web site. Is there a law (or at least a guideline) that requires jobs be posted for a certain period? We post most jobs for five...

Interview notes can be a binding contract

  • May 24, 2007

Managers may believe that agreements must be in writing to be deemed legal employment contracts. But that’s not true. Under the right circumstances, oral promises...

Home Depot’s leading philosophy

  • July 01, 2005

Take two guys who’ve made it a big part of their “value proposition” to hire military veterans, and you’ve got the basic leadership...

Hire to bolster your soft spots

  • June 01, 2005

Carole Howe’s strengths lie in her imaginative concepts: tickle-your-fancy ideas that brought shops like Bow Wow Meow, Field & Stream and Fly Babies into airport...

The new risks of premature job offers

  • February 01, 2005

Rescinding job offers just got more legally dangerous. As incredible as it sounds, if you pull the rug out from a candidate's job offer, the person may be able to sue ...