Entries by Russell James

Tuesday, August 23 – The Future of Work | High Court Sides with Employee Fired for Smoking Pot | A Twist on ‘Passion and Success’ |Texas Wins the Olympics

     Now that the Olympics are finished, you might like to know that ‘Texas Won the Olympics,’ at least according to Leif Reigstad at Texas Monthly. In HR, a Federal Court Struck Down Implementation of President Obama’s Transgender Guidelines in Texas schools, at least until the case is settled at the Supreme Court.  And, Connecticut’s […]

August 19 – How to Pull Yourself Out of a Funk (VIDEO) | Toxic Bosses | Recruiting Myths |9 Best Ways to Return from Vacation|

  Welcome to our Week in Review … In HR, there’s been a lot written about performance reviews the past few month, most of it concluding they really aren’t very helpful.  But TLNT’s article, ‘Getting Rid of Performance Reviews Is Not the Answer‘ brings a little balance to the controversy, suggesting that there is real […]

July 29

  Good Morning, Welcome to Morning Coffee … Here are the week’s Top Stories.         Good Morning, In HR, McKinsey issued a report that revealed 3 Things HR may be getting wrong about people analytics … if you’re looking for work, Business News Daily shared 5 Things You Can’t Skip with Your Next Job […]

Tuesday, July 26

Welcome to ‘Your Morning Coffee’ for Tuesday, July 26.  Here is a summary of content from the past few days …  In HR, TLNT simplifies HR metrics with this article, 4 HR Metrics You Need to Track, and What You Should Do with Them.       And, if you’re going to hire remote workers, TLNT’s article, […]

July 13, 2016 – Your Morning Coffee

Morning Coffee July 13, 2016 It’s mid-July, and understandably Summer Vacation generated a few good articles this week … In the News, Texas made the list of Top 10 booming U.S. economies … and Austin ranked #1 for Young Entrepreneurs, according to a new Census-based study. Surprisingly, a new Wharton/U.S. News study presented the Top […]