Does Email Hurt Productivity and Your Employees?

We all know the positive effects on the bottom line of quick, succinct email communication. Productivity  increases, customers receive better service, and income increases. Being...

Is it Time to Close the Open Workspace?

For the last 20 years, organizations have shifted the design of workspaces toward more open plan environments that support collaboration, innovation, and creativity. “Open plan” is...

How to Declutter HR by Going Paperless

Google “Decluttering,” and you’ll get more than 7 million results. There are now professional declutterers, and a best-selling book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up:...

Progressive Discipline

Q: Our handbook has a brief section on discipline. A member of upper management is now asking me to draft a comprehensive progressive discipline policy....

Economic Perspective

MSEC has prepared this Economic Perspective summary to assist the decision makers of member organizations. The economic data contained in these charts represent a summary...

Survey News

Employee Turnover Rates Mostly Higher in 2016 MSEC asked employers to report their employee turnover rates in the annual HR Metrics Survey (formerly titled Personnel Pulse...