The power of teamwork

HRDC caught up with Chris Taylor, chief HR officer at Best Buy Canada, to chat about his unlikely path into the industry and what he believes younger HR leaders must do to rise to the top

The hunt for talent

The war for talent is an ongoing and frustrating challenge for HR leaders trying to find candidates with the skills they need to keep ahead of the competition. HRDC sat down with Emma Hunt, head of talent at Looka, who offered some compelling advice for ambitious HR professionals

CEO reveals HR's role in organizational structure

Annette Clayton serves as the chief executive officer & president of North America Operations for Schneider Electric


CEO's act of kindness goes viral on LinkedIn

'To this day, she is my best employee not just because of her talent but her loyalty'

Vacation shaming: Are your staff being guilt tripped?

A disturbing new trend is causing workers to feel guilty for having taken time off

Why are performance management initiatives failing?

To increase their performance management utility, organisations should focus on three strategies

Which key traits do HR practitioners need?

The chief people and culture officer at TAL speaks to HRD about key qualities HR practitioners should work towards

Boss lets worker retire early by paying off his mortgage

'I wanted him to enjoy more time with his family,' the auto repair shop owner said


Which soft skill is most difficult to find during recruitment?