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Trial Periods in New Zealand - No evidence of increased employment beyond the trial period

In March 2009, an amendment to the Employment Relations Act (2000) came into effect that introduced 90-day trial periods in employment for firms with fewer than 20 employees. 264 more words


Improve Your Résumé by Turning Bullet Points into Stories

(Source: hbr.org)

You’re searching for a new job. Updating your LinkedIn profile and résumé. Describing your accomplishments in two- to three-line bullet points that start with powerful action verbs and end with quantifiable results. 1,452 more words


Why Medical Professionals are Heroes

Heroes are people we look up to and those whom we respected because they have contributed greatly to our lives. Whether they may be as famous as our president or as humble as our average neighbor, our heroes have been a big part of our existence. 488 more words


Hiring for "original" and not for culture fit

Hiring is the most important activity of any startup. Yet a lot of the conventional wisdom does not sit right with me. There’s always such an emphasis on culture fit. 527 more words


How I Became a Boss (Like a Boss): Hiring My Own Personal Care Assistants

When I started self-hiring my own Personal Care Assistants (PCA’s) about two years ago, I really didn’t know what I was doing–I just knew I needed help. 1,026 more words


5 Challenges HR and Payroll Professionals Have When Integrating Separate Systems

By Casey Lewis, Product Marketing Manager, Ceridian

Although HCM systems have advanced significantly in recent times, there are issues that users of most systems still face today. 806 more words

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Hiring, Firing, and Beyond: How to be an Effective Supervisor

At the Biophysical Society 60th Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, the Committee for Professional Opportunities for Women (CPOW) hosted a panel discussion called Hiring, Firing, and Beyond: How to be an Effective Supervisor. 1,046 more words

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