Multiple factors keeping unemployment rate high

By MaryBeth Matzek When looking at the economy, it seems everything is headed in the right direction: the stock market is up; the housing market is the strongest it’s been in years; and corporate profits are skyrocketing. Despite all that good news, unemployment still remains high – 7.6 percent nationally. Financial experts say that’s because this recovery is unlike one ever seen before in…

19 Apr 2013

Risk and HR Managers: No Talking!

Article Summary With risk management having bloomed, for many companies, into an essential competency over the past decade, it only makes sense that enterprise risk managers would eventually begin spooning human-capital risk onto their plates. And that is happening — but very slowly, with relatively few yet digging in. There remains, in a majority of large companies, a wide communications gap between risk and…

02 Sep 2011