Workforce Management June 22, 2009

By Staff Report

Jun. 22, 2009

SPECIAL REPORT 1: HR on the Edge
by Jessica Marquez
Rounds of layoffs and other issues related to the recession have taken an emotional toll on many human resources managers, an exclusive Workforce Management survey finds. Some say they have become harbingers of doom in employees’ eyes: “My nickname is now ‘angel of death.’ ”


SPECIAL REPORT 2: Logging Off of Job Boards
by Ed Frauenheim

Many organizations are eschewing general-purpose job boards and turning instead to social networking sites, search engine marketing and niche job sites to get the specific worker skills they need. The online giants are trying to change with the times, however.

The Last Word
A Champion Leader
John Hollon
Silicon Valley ‘slavery’
From our readers

 Bitter Pill for Firms
Employers push back against lawmakers’ early proposals for health care reform; Feds launch antitrust probe into shady recruiting practices at tech firms; SHRM clashes with Democrats in showdown regarding paid time off; SuccessFactors expands HRIS offering with its new Facebook-like tool. 5 Questions: understanding worker behavior. The Hot List: E-recruiting software providers. Data Bank: a dead end for women.

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