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October 2007

   10/1/2007

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HR MAGAZINE · October 2007
Vol. 52, No. 10
Table of Contents

COVER STORY
Are You Too Family Friendly? Demographic shifts force employers to re-evaluate the fairness of their benefits and policies for single and childless workers.
Susan J. Wells

EMPLOYMENT LAW
Rate of Return. Returning an injured or ill worker to a job should not be done too soon or too late.
Allen Smith

Special Report on HR Technology

Counting on Collaboration. Organizations that rely on collaboration to help their enterprises and their employees succeed are getting help from technology.
Bill Roberts

How Deep Can You Probe? Many employers are going online to conduct background checks of job candidates. But how trustworthy is the information that businesses find?
Rita Zeidner

Blogging for Talent. Blogs may help applicants really get to know your company.
Judi Hasson

HR AGENDA: EMPLOYMENT & STAFFING
Filling Spots at the Top. These tips can help you choose an executive search firm best-suited to your company’s needs.
Betty Sosnin

HR AGENDA: DIVERSITY
Cross-Cultural Connections. Mentoring programs that cross cultures expose employees at all levels to new ideas and perspectives.
Kathryn Tyler



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