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  • Lighter side: Blogger fired for a homophone? by Human Capital

    Where was HR when this boss decided to fire the social media coordinator because he didn't know what "homophone" meant?

  • Should HR be split? by Janie Smith

    A controversial article calls for HR to be split into different roles to better serve businesses. Is it time to say goodbye to the traditional HR department?

  • How to use LinkedIn to advance your career by Janie Smith

    The business-oriented social networking site now has more than 300 million members worldwide and more than 950,000 of them are HR professionals. Here’s how to make the most of your network.

  • Fickle Gen Y stereotype busted by Janie Smith

    Generation Y workers are often painted in a negative light when it comes to things like job loyalty, but new research shows that may just be a myth.

  • Porn-sharing postal workers reinstated by Janie Smith

    Is looking at X-rated material in the office reason enough to dismiss employees? The issue may not be as clear-cut as you think.

  • Social network up for US$6m after failing HR 101 by Ben Abbott

    This social media hub for professionals has agreed to pay out millions of dollars for a payroll blunder usually reserved for rookies.

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