Sarita Harbour

Sarita Harbour is a business and personal finance writer who comes from a long line of business owners. When Sarita isn't writing, she's homeschooling her younger kids and encouraging her older children as they continue the entrepreneurial family tradition.

31 articles

Is Your Performance Management Culture Outdated?

Is your performance management system outdated and in need of a redesign? Here’s a quick overview of what’s out when it comes to performance management trends, plus a few suggestions on how to improve an outdated performance management culture.

How to Improve Diversity and Inclusion Using Social Media

If you're looking to improve your organization’s diversity and inclusion initiatives, you may want to look to social media. These platforms help businesses with human resources in two important ways: internally to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and externally to attract more diverse candidates.

How to Manage an Increasingly Remote Workforce

Today, more workers than ever are joining the remote workforce. While this trend affords companies the luxury of hiring the best employees, it also poses some complications as far as management and cohesiveness within organizations. Here are five ways to improve management of remote employees.

5 Reasons to Embrace AI

Artificial Intelligence is a phrase that pops up with increasing frequency in the media and with good reason. This new wave of technological advances is already impacting many aspects of our homes and workplaces; here's why you should integrate it into your HR department.

7 Challenges Facing HR Departments today

Today’s human resources leaders face a unique and fluid environment when it comes to hiring and managing an organization’s workforce. In our fast-paced business/technology world and a changing job market, what new challenges face HR departments in 2018? Here are seven challenges facing human resources professionals in the year ahead: #1. Battle for Top Talent […]

Workplace Wellness Programs Linked to Increased Productivity: Here’s Why

Are you looking for ways to help your team members become more productive? If so, it may be time to introduce a workplace wellness program for employees.

4 Sticky HR Holiday Issues & How to Handle Them

Inappropriate party behavior? Leaving early each day? While many of us look forward to the holidays, this season also brings challenges to human resources departments everywhere. Here’s a quick rundown of some issues that may crop up in the workplace during the holiday season as well as some tips on how to handle them. #1. […]

Is this the Season to Review Your Hiring Process?

As 2017 comes to a close with the holiday season in full swing, starting the new hire process for next year may be the last thing on your mind. Yet according to The Accounting Principal’s Holiday Bonus & Hiring Survey, the majority of businesses are in the midst of planning their 2018 hiring right now. […]

4 Ways to Combat Declining Productivity in Your Workplace

If your organization has suffered from lower employee productivity levels in the past few years, you’re not alone. Learn what you can do to change it.

Competitive or Collaborative? How Your Corporate Culture Hinders or Helps Business Success

Does your business foster a competitive culture? While competitiveness is usually a good thing in the business world, you may be hurting your team's odds.