How to Celebrate Global Wellness Day at Work


Ever considered making wellness a pillar of your company culture ? You should, given 75 percent of professionals believe it’s the employers responsibility to provide health and well-being benefits. Focusing on employee wellness is a win-win for both employees and employers.

How to Create Your Employee Experience Design in Uncertain Times


If there ever was a VUCA era, this is it. Volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity are being felt by people and organizations everywhere. Employee experience design has become more important than ever in supporting employee wellness and nurturing workforce performance.

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5 Tips for Recruiting Remote Workers


The dominos are starting to fall as companies across the world are making the announcement : remote work is here to stay.

How Power Design Launched their Recognition Program to Rave Reviews


When 90 percent of employees say that recognition motivates them to work harder, it’s a clear message to organizations that recognition matters.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

10 Ways to Spread Appreciation During Challenging Times


When we face challenging times (in our current case, a global pandemic), it’s important to put an extra spotlight on appreciation and support those around us. William James, American psychologist and philosopher, once said: “The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.”.

5 Topics to Communicate to Employees Before Going Back to the Office


Now that more of the United States is opening up, millions of Americans are returning to work. However, after the COVID-19 shutdowns, “back to the office” doesn’t necessarily mean “back to normal.”

The Recognition Program Mistake 64% of Organizations are Making


When it comes to your company’s recognition program, are you properly training your staff? Just one-third of organizations are training employees in how, when, and why to recognize their peers. .

How to Make Remote Employees Feel Included


Did you know 19 percent of remote employees report loneliness as their biggest challenge? Other challenges for remote employees include unplugging after work (22 percent) and feeling disconnected (over 50 percent).

What is Employee Voice and Why Is It Important? 


Do your employees believe they have a voice in the workplace? The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) publishes an annual list of?top top 10 workplace trends and “capturing the voice of the employee” was on the list.

Designing Equitable Performance: How to Create Fair, Inclusive Assessments

Speaker: Aubrey Blanche & Sahra Kaboli-Nejad

We are all susceptible to bias and strive to mitigate it through reading, taking classes, and participating in trainings - yet, it seems like these aren’t driving the change we need. Women tend to receive vague, personality-based feedback, where men tend to receive performance related feedback. Work completed by Black men is more likely to be rated as lower quality than White men. And Black women face these overlapping biases in even more extreme ways. So what can we do to address the inequities in the system? Look at the system itself - are we designing an equitable performance system that benefits everyone? Join Culture Amp’s Global Head of Equitable Design and Impact, Aubrey Blanche, along with Diversity, Equity, and Belonging Lead Sahra Kaboli-Nejad, to discuss how we can re-evaluate our performance management systems. We will discuss the benefits of designing a system at every level (individual, manager, and organization) to help mitigate bias and ultimately create a system that finally succeeds at what it is supposed to do - improve performance.

Leaders as Thoughtful Facilitators: Here’s Why and How to Get Started


As we evolve into our new virtual world and become reliant on communications technology to host our meetings of all shapes and sizes, I’ve been wondering how we will position our many fantastic leaders.

How Companies Are Leveraging Achievers During Times of Crisis


The Power of Inclusive and Frequent Employee Recognition


It’s a time of change in the marketplace, and change is never easy. For several decades, the world has been described by the acronym VUCA “volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous.” Now more than ever, that acronym is accurate.

Welcome to the Future of Work


The future of work was supposed to be something that was always coming but never arrived. Thought leaders and experts would talk about the ‘future of work’ as a concept – nothing more than a device to help us better prepare to leap into the next chapter of our life and business.

Workplace Mask Policy & Return to Work Templates

Paycor’s comprehensive checklist and customizable letters will help you re-start your business and welcome your team back to a new normal.

9 Steps For Giving Great Feedback


Giving feedback to an employee isn’t easy. You need to make your point clearly and in a way that motivates recipients to improve their performance without causing confusion or anger.

How to Deal with Changes at Work


Gallup wrote “Constant change is the new normal.” The companies that will thrive in the long term are the ones that, as Gallup puts it, “have a workplace culture that lives and breathes adaptability — a culture with agility in its DNA.”

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Look for the Helpers: Thoughts from Susanna Eiland of Cox Automotive


These are crazy times. The last few weeks have been a series of peaks and valleys. I alternate between fear/panic (“No TP! What if I can’t get milk for my kids?”) ”) and cavalier pragmatism (“It will pass, we’ll get through it, we have to band together.”).

10 Employee Feedback Examples and How to Use Them


For many of us, “employee feedback” sparks memories of uncomfortable annual conversations with unapproachable managers. In today’s world, however, employee feedback has evolved into ongoing listening strategies that build trust between managers and employees.

Even During COVID-19, I-9s Have to Be Done Right, on Time, and in Person

Help make sure you can get your remote hires onboarded quickly, even when you don’t have a physical office location or trained HR in the area. Download this free e-book, and you’ll be on your way to simpler Form I-9 and Section 2 completion.

Managing Work Stress in a Changing World


These last few months have shown us how quickly our world can change. The ability to be adaptable and flexible has taken on a new perspective. Information, plans, teams, and customers have shifted at a dizzying pace, accompanied by a higher level of fear and anxiety.

How to Motivate Employees: 13 Simple Ways


Motivation is at the heart of employee productivity and retention. Organizations with highly motivated and engaged workers are 21 percent more profitable , but only 19 percent of employees consider themselves “very engaged.”

Managing Changes in the Workplace


All organizations will undoubtedly experience a period of change at some point in time. Significant changes at work can have a huge impact on employee morale, motivation, well-being, and performance. Some employees might be more open to change, while others might resist it.

Organizational Culture: Definition, Importance, and Development


A great organizational culture is the key to developing the traits necessary for business success. And you’ll see its effects in your bottom line : companies with healthy cultures are 1.5 times more likely to experience revenue growth of 15 percent or more over three years and 2.5

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

How to Manage Remote Employees


In many ways, managing remote employees is just like on-site management. Your job is to nurture, guide, and support your employees – and if you do your job right, both the organization and the people on your team will grow.

3 Employee Retention Best Practices


We’ve all faced retention struggles : turnover, absenteeism, low morale and sluggish productivity. But if you already offer competitive compensation, what else can you do to make employees want to stay? Employees join your company to make a living, but stay for the recognition.

Mindful Leadership: How to Get Started


Anyone who finds themselves in a position of power, with a determined focus on being a transformational leader, will quickly realize the immense challenge they have set for themselves.

The Importance of Inclusion in the Workplace


COVID-19: Returning to the Workplace in a New Reality

COVID-19 has created a new set of risks that require a new way of working. Download Gallagher’s latest COVID-19 report for insights into encouraging resiliency in your people, building confidence in your organization, and preparing for the future of work.

The Current State of Employee Engagement and Retention


Employee retention is now front and center for managers. Across Europe, and indeed the world, organizations have been forced to become more focused on employee engagement and retention.

12 Tips for Working From Home


For some people, working from home can be a big change and a new concept to adapt to. For those who work from home occasionally, or even frequently, it can still be a new experience if your entire team is working remotely too.

The Hidden Influencer Behind Your Assessments


Have you or a manager in your office ever hired someone only to soon discover that it was a bad decision? It is especially frustrating when you realize that you should have seen it coming when you made your assessments. Most HR professionals have seen that play out. It’s an expensive mistake.

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Remote Work: Everything You Need to Know


According to research completed by Global Workplace Analytics , there were five million people working from home at least 50 percent of the time in 2018. This represents an increase of 173 percent over the course of 13 years and it’s only growing at a more rapid rate.

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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.