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This Isn’t Feedback: Four Things You Think Are Feedback, But Actually Aren’t

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For many of us, “feedback” is a dirty word that we associate with painful conversations, bias, politics, resentment, and self-doubt. Feedback certainly has a branding problem — a negative reputation we’ve collectively built one lousy experience at a time.

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Why Leaders Need to Be Recognition Champions

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During my time as the former CEO and President of Intuit Canada, the company was included in the “ Best Workplaces in Canada ” list twice and was listed under the top 10 all but one year. How did this happen? For starters, employee recognition played a major role.

Mental Health at Work: Lean Into It

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We live in an era of shattered stereotypes and new frontiers. Monumental demographic shifts, the evolving women’s movement, heightened cultural sensitivities and, of course, the ubiquity of new technologies have fundamentally altered our culture.

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10 HR Stats That Will Make You Think Twice About Employee Recognition

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You probably find it intuitively obvious that focusing on employee recognition will have a direct impact on how those workers perform and on your company’s bottom line. It’s simple, right?

Candidate Screening Simplified

Speaker: Allen Samuel, Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur

When it comes to finding the right candidates for your company, you want to ensure that they are a good “fit.” By having an understanding of the job description, accurate skillset criteria and a short conversation with the hiring manager, you will be armed with the resources to quickly and effectively convert potential candidates to new hires. Join Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur Allen Samuel to learn the steps you should be taking in your candidate screening process.

Achievers CARES: Celebrating We Care Week

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Change the way the world works. The Achievers mission statement resonates deeply with all its employees and has been the foundation of our corporate culture since its inception.

Why Emotional Intelligence is a Critical Skill for Your Future Workforce

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For those of us in the Human Resources field, we’ve heard about the term Emotional Intelligence (EI) back in the mid-90’s when Dan Goleman wrote the eponymous book.

10 Tips to Improve Your Company’s Organizational Culture

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I am often asked by company executives, “What is the one thing I can do to improve my organization’s culture?” The truth is that there is not simply one thing that will improve how your employees feel about what they do and who they do it for.

Top Do’s and Don’ts for Elevating the Employee Experience

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High levels of employee engagement are known to boost productivity, improve customer satisfaction , and bolster retention rates. It ’s these very benefits that have spurred companies across the country to invest in enhancing the employee experience. .

The Power of Energy Management in the Workplace

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Research shows as leaders move up in an organization, the demands become greater. Busy leaders have to do more with less time. Many people feel exhausted, overwhelmed, and unfocused; often feeling like they are lacking purpose in their work.

Wage Growth: The Last Employer Holdout to Attract Candidates

You get a job perk! And You get a job perk! Everyone gets job perks! While these perks may have helped get that stellar candidate’s foot in the door, this dynamic of severely low unemployment combined with a historically high job open rate continues with no immediate end in sight. Employers will do well to zero in on one lever many have been avoiding pulling: the almighty salary increase.

Company Culture: 5 Traits of Top-Rated Workplaces

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“Build a stronger company culture” may be on your strategic goals list for the coming year, but how do you translate that vague-sounding objective into action? What does “company culture” consist of, and how can you strengthen it?

Up Your Professional Development Training with This Pro Tip

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Professional development training is a need that’s talked about more often than it happens. Since it’s not usually urgent, when an organization decides to “go for it”, they want something they can rely on.

The Value of Employee Engagement

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Why is employee engagement valuable? Gallup said it best: “Simply put, engaged employees produce better business outcomes than other employees do — across industries, company sizes and nationalities, and in good economic times and bad.”

10 Fun Ideas to Celebrate Boss’s Day

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National Boss’s Day is October 16 — are you ready? If you haven’t given the day much thought, now’s the time to prepare. Celebrating Boss’s Day is a great opportunity to recognize the hard work of managers across your company.

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The HR Playbook: Reduce Turnover with Employee Benefits

Companies with the right mix of benefits saw a 138% drop in employee turnover. Learn how you can lower your employee attrition rate and retain top talent.

How to Measure Employee Engagement

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Like 80 percent of senior-level business leaders, you probably recognize that employee engagement is critical to achieving your objectives, but how do you know if you’re doing the right thing to nurture it?

Anxiety in the Workplace: 14 Quick Wins for Stress Management

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Employee engagement relies on various strategic initiatives: building a culture of open communication, developing leadership’s commitment to recognition, and providing opportunities for career development to name a few. But what about anxiety in the workplace?

10 Shocking Stats on Employee Disengagement

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Companies spend more than $100 billion every year trying to improve employee engagement in the workplace. Despite their efforts, employee engagement numbers remain under 35 percent. It’s vital for employers to understand the role employee disengagement plays in overall business success.

Cutting Costs? 5 Employee Benefits You Should Never Cut Back On

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During the lean periods when finances are stretched too tight, and you need a quick solution, employee benefits are often first on the chopping block. While this might seem like a necessary course of action, it can be a detrimental shot to the team morale. Evaluate your employee benefits.

5 Culture Trends for 2019

As we approach 2019, major shifts in the work environment will continue to affect the ways companies do business. Companies that are looking to attract, engage, and retain top talent should leverage these trends to create workplaces where employees thrive.

5 Ways to Engage Employees Through Learning and Development (L&D)

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Keeping employees engaged is a serious business! Did you know 87 percent of millennials said development is important in a job and 40 percent of employees who receive poor training and limited opportunities for development will leave their job within five years?

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How to Build a Resilient Workplace

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Why Boomerang Employees Are a Good Thing

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The Quick Guide to Recognition in the Healthcare Industry

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Are you eager to improve employee engagement in the healthcare industry? Lauren Brittingham , Director of Organizational Development at Bayhealth Medical Center, has some words of advice.

When Recruiter Priorities Compete: Fill Speed, Growing Req Loads, and Diversity

It’s a question as old as the recruiting profession itself: How many reqs should one recruiter handle at a time? Even in our data-driven age of hard metrics and objective assessments, the answer is: It depends. Download this White Paper to discover the key factors that go into finding your answer to the req load question.

How to Prevent Your Millennial Workforce from Burning Out

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The millennial workforce is on the verge of burnout.

Why Boomerang Employees Are a Good Thing

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The Future of Work: 6 Things to Look Forward To

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10 Fun Games for Team Building

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No manager wants to see rolling eyes when pitching fun games for team building. It’s tricky to figure out fresh and exciting ways to bring your team together without being invasive or treating them like children.

Why All the AI Research You’re Reading is Dead Wrong

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

While we may be “people” professionals, it is part of our job to understand AI and how this technology can enable us to make smarter decisions and develop more efficient processes. Join Lighthouse Research & Advisory Principal Analyst Ben Eubanks where he will discuss how AI can be used for HR and recruiting processes, including how to create more human interactions and engagement through the strategic application of technology.

4 Unsettling Facts That Are Disrupting Employee Engagement in Healthcare

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Employee engagement is a problem facing nearly every industry. The latest Gallup poll shows that just over 30 percent of the workforce claim to be engaged at work. While engagement remains low across the board, the healthcare industry seems to be getting hit the hardest.

12 Ways to Improve Your Workforce’s Work-Life Balance

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You want your employees to be engaged in what they’re doing, so the first step is making sure they’re not overwhelmed with outside commitments.

Unhappy Employees = Unhappy Customers: How to Break the Lose-Lose Cycle

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Have you ever walked into a place of business and been treated like a nuisance? Everyone has that experience at some point, and we all know how discouraging it can be. If this happened in a retail store, you may have simply turned around and left.

ACE 2019 Wrapped Up in the Windy City: Key Highlights and Takeaways

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“Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world. ” – Frank Lloyd Wright. The beauty of the stunning architecture in Chicago is rivalled only by the deep blue river that meanders through the downtown core.

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How to Build a Competitive Benefits Package

An attractive benefits program can be a highly effective recruiting and retention tool. But to make benefits a competitive advantage, employers must get creative with their benefits strategy or risk losing out on the best talent. Learn how to build a benefits package that your employees will love.