How to Tell When a Candidate is Lying

How can you tell when a candidate is lying? If you’ve worked in HR for more than a few weeks, chances are that you’ve encountered lies from candidates. Whether it’s a little lie about an ancient exam grade or a big lie about relevant experience, almost every candidate embellishes the truth at some point. I…


Gallbladder Surgery Isn’t So Bad

Hi, everybody, I’m on medical leave. Nobody get any big ideas about asking me for anything. I’m milking this time off for every stinkin’ minute away from PR pitches and email messages about machine learning and cryptocurrency. But, since I have some free time on my hands while I heal, let me tell you about…

American Academy of Sleep Medicine

HR Can Encourage Healthy Sleep Habits

This post is sponsored by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Working in HR, we often forget that wellbeing isn’t just about losing weight and feeling good about yourself. It’s about caring for your body, mind, and spirit to enhance and improve the quality of your life. And although the world is on a wellbeing…