Sign up for our Email Publications!

No nonsense advice
from the HR professionals

myHR Blog » Human Resources

Delivering human resources news, information and advice to modern employers.

Divisive politics in the workplace: President Tina Hamilton offers expert advice

Posted on: April 24th, 2017 | Category: Human Resources, myHR Blog, News & Media

HR outsourcing award myHR Partner

In a recent article posted in Lehigh Valley Business‘s online publication,,  myHR Partner President Tina Hamilton, PHR, shared her expert commentary on the subject of post-election tension in the workplace. Looking back over the past five months since the very divisive 2016 presidential election, examined how clashes over political beliefs continues to take a…

Read More

Intern season is almost here. Should you pay them, or not?

Posted on: April 13th, 2017 | Category: Government Regulatory & Compliance Issues, Human Resources

employer branding great place to work interns

In a few weeks’ time, the spring semester at most colleges and universities will be over, and students will begin the time-honored tradition of interning at businesses and organizations across the country. They will bring to our workforces their eagerness to learn, their boundless enthusiasm and their willingness to work hard in order to experience…

Read More

The Thinx controversy and why solid HR is essential in today’s workplaces

Posted on: March 23rd, 2017 | Category: Employee Relations, HR Documentation, HR Training Programs, Human Resources, myHR Blog

workplace harassment Thinx

Harassment and discrimination complaints are nothing to take lightly. They can be expensive, disruptive and damaging to your company in so many ways. Don’t believe us? Just ask Uber. Or Jared and Kay Jewelers. Or any of these tech businesses. Way too many businesses—even millennial-focused, hipster booming startups—are ill prepared to deal with harassment and…

Read More

HIRING TIP OF THE MONTH: Don’t make emotional hiring decisions

Posted on: March 2nd, 2017 | Category: hiring process, Human Resources, Interviews, myHR Blog

avoid emotional hiring decisions

Do you hire employees that are just like you? Why not—you’re amazing, aren’t you? Emotional responses, such as feeling excitement about your compatibility to the applicant’s personality or even the tremendous warmth and sincerity of a candidate, are hard to resist. While we would never disregard these attributes, they are not a sole justification to…

Read More

Employer branding is critical to your recruiting efforts. What do applicants know about your brand?

Posted on: January 19th, 2017 | Category: Employee Relations, HR DirectLink Service, HR Support & Project Work, Human Resources, myHR Blog, Talent Management

employer branding great place to work interns

Nice guys don’t have to finish last. In fact, the case can be made that in today’s high-speed-connected, social-media-inundated, millennial-influenced world, being known as a good, respectable company can do wonders for your customer loyalty and brand recognition. But the process of being recognized as “one of the good companies” doesn’t start with a big…

Read More

Our most popular HR blog posts of 2016, part IV

Posted on: December 22nd, 2016 | Category: Employee Handbooks, Government Regulatory & Compliance Issues, HR DirectLink Service, HR Support & Project Work, Human Resources, myHR Blog, Talent Management

In this last installment of our year-in-review for 2016, we ring out the year by sharing our most popular HR blog posts from October to today. The last 12 months have fueled many great story ideas for 2017, including follow up to last week’s top pick about new proposed legislation that would prohibit companies from…

Read More
Please fill out the form below or call 610.443.0119 to learn more about what our modern HR services can do for you. We’ll get back to you within one business day—most likely less!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

myHR Partner’s periodic publication, MODERN EMPLOYER, is created for business executives, owners and HR professionals who want to maximize their human resource functions using progressive hiring and HR strategies. It’s informative, fun and practical. Oh, and it’s FREE too!

You’ll discover:

  • Tips on hiring, screening, and interviewing
  • Creative ideas to help retain your best employees
  • Ways to put the “human” back in Human Resources
  • How to perform effective reference checks
  • New HR regulations and how they affect you and your employees
  • How small changes in certain processes can have big results
  • How to tell when partnering with an outside provider is in your best interest
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.