HR is not a happy accident

Authored by hrsimple
February 12th, 2018


With all due respect to Bob Ross, you probably can't turn your HR mistakes into an aspen copse, so check out this list of the 10 biggest HR newbie mistakes from SHRM.

  1. lack of balance
  2. too friendly
  3. sharing tmi
  4. employees are humans too
  5. one-size-fits-all
  6. know-it-all who isn't
  7. come on, be serious (really)
  8. degree ≠ experience
  9. compliance is kinda crucial
  10. seeing beyond the HRizon

Federal complete

The 2018 Federal Pro HR Library includes six hard-copy books and online access to Employee Benefits — An Employer's Guide, Workplace Safety and Health Compliance Manual, An Employer's Guide to FMLA and ADA, Hiring Firing and Discipline Manual, Wages and Hours — An Employer's Guide and Employment Verification: Immigration, Form I-9, and E-Verify.

These six publications will help you answer questions such as: