Behavioral Observation Scale for Performance Evaluation: What, When, and How

The behavioral observation scale is a popular performance appraisal method because it is reliable and easy to use. It is different than an outcomes-based performance appraisal because it focuses on behavior rather than results. What exactly is a behavioral observation scale, its advantages and limitations, and how to create a BOS? Let’s get started! ContentsWhat…

HR Business Partner Job Description: What You Should Know

The HR business partner job description varies across companies. However, there are some typical responsibilities and competencies, and qualifications requirements that we will discuss to help you understand what the HRBP role looks like. ContentsA sample HR Business Partner job description– Job overview– Responsibilities of an HR Business PartnerHRBP skills and qualificationsHR Business Partner salaryA…

A Guide to Planning Your HR Budget for 2022

HR budget planning helps HR departments prepare for the future and effectively manage their resources to work in a productive way. How can you plan your HR budget for 2022? With things slowly returning back to normal in many organizations, now is the ideal time to start your 2022 HR budget planning process. Creating a…

5 Key Sourcing Metrics You Should Be Tracking

Sourcing, on the surface level, seems like a pretty straightforward process. However, if you’re really looking to stand out and perform like your competitors, there are a few sourcing metrics you need to measure and optimize. Not only is it important to remain abreast of what is happening, but it also mitigates any risks for…

7 Retail HR Challenges of 2022 and How to Overcome Them

The retail industry is experiencing turbulent changes, whether it’s the Great Resignation—partly brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic—or the rapid digital transformation. Retail HR faces unique challenges that HR professionals must address to continue attracting and retaining high-quality, engaged employees. Let’s explore some of the most prevalent retail HR challenges today and how to overcome…

Organizational Life Cycle: Definition, Models, and Stages

Throughout their existence, organizations go through various predictable stages, referred to as organizational life cycle. How do organizations experience these life cycles? And how do managerial strategies and actions at critical points in an organization’s development determine organizational design and structure and whether it will succeed or even survive? Let’s find out. ContentsWhat is an…