HR


Who Should HR Side With?

This question has been bothering me for a while – I even started this article back in 2013, but couldn’t publish it as I haven’t found an answer that satisfies me – , I have seen companies where the HR is more on the Management/CEO side, where anything that comes from […]


10,000 Views

This is definitely something I am proud to see, I would like to thank all my viewers and hope that they gained knowledge from reading my articles.       This is a significant push and hopefully the best is yet to come. Please if enjoy the articles, or think […]


What to ask the Recruiter?

“Thank you very much for you time Mr. X, do you have any questions for us?” This is almost how every recruiter ends his side of the interview, and now the tables are turned, it is the candidate’s time to ask some questions. An important point to mention here is that […]


Data Collection in HR

The Human Resources department collects a large amount of sensitive data from its employees. The organization needs to collect HR data for a number of reasons, some include: Legal requirements: To prove that the organization is hiring at an equal opportunity standard, also, to ensure that and prove that any […]


Rights Within the Employment Relationship

Any employee in the organization has his/her own rights within the employment relationship; there are different factors –both internal and external – that impact that relationship. Some include: Internal Factors: Grievances: It is any/all issues that the employee has with his/her superiors. Disciplinary: Any negative action made towards the employee […]


Corporate Social Responsibility

I had the good fortune of growing up in Jubail Industrial City, my father was working for Sabic, and in Jubail, Sabic has done a wonderful job educating the community in the part an organization plays in the community, whether it is a campaign to clean the beach, or a […]


Termination of Employment

Dismissals are always a touchy subject, and must be handled very delicately. There are fair and unfair dismissals, which are as follows: Fair dismissals: there are 5 potentially fair reasons for dismissals which are: Capability: if the employee is proven to be incapable to perform the work he/she agreed to […]


Work/life Balance

Work/life balance is an important aspect for an employee, it is very important to make a clear distinction between life and work, anyone that doesn’t usually faces symptoms of stress and might even lead them to burnout, and that is due to the fact that if someone doesn’t take the […]


Performance Reviews

Performance reviews are done once a year at the end of the calendar year; in addition to that, on a quarterly basis there will be an informal review of the performance. The purpose of the performance review is to establish what happened in the last year, and to review the […]