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10 things a good manager never does

Achievers

Retaining top talent is a challenge for many organizations. So, how do you solve this at your company? A good place to start is with management. With 65% of employees considering leaving their jobs in 2024 alone , only 8% cite their relationship with their manager as the primary reason for staying with a company. This shows there’s ample room for improvement in manager-employee relations across the board.

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Bullhorn acquires Textkernel to accelerate its AI strategy

Bullhorn Blog

Today, Bullhorn has acquired Textkernel, an industry leader in Sourcing AI solutions. Headquartered in Amsterdam, Textkernel powers over 2,000 customers globally, including eight of the top 10 staffing agencies worldwide and Fortune 500 companies. A longtime, trusted partner to the staffing and recruitment industry, Textkernel and Bullhorn share a crucial strategic goal: empowering recruiters to digitally transform their business for the future and maximize the use of AI in the industry.

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The Cost of Vacancy: Definition, Process, Formula & Example

HR Lineup

In the field of Human Resources (HR), the concept of the “cost of vacancy” (COV) is crucial for understanding the financial impact of unfilled positions within an organization. This article explores the definition, process, formula, and provides an example of calculating the cost of vacancy, offering HR professionals a comprehensive guide to managing and mitigating these costs effectively.

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Genesis10 at 25: One of Our First Consultants Shares his Experience

Genesis10

Editor's Note: Genesis10 is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year. As part of our year-long celebration, we are interviewing present and former Genesis10 Consultants about their experiences.

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How HR Can Create a Culture of Feedback

Employees want meaningful feedback. Without it, 98% disengage from their work (Zippia). But do your managers know how to support them? Use this Quick Start Guide to get the conversation started. Your workers don’t just want jobs; they want careers. Invest in your team by giving them meaningful feedback. 65% of employees want more feedback (Zippia). Workers who get daily feedback are 3x more engaged (Clear Company).

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How to Find the Best Tech Recruiters in Austin?

Recruiters Lineup

Austin is one of the world’s hotbeds for technology and entrepreneurship. Its vibrancy in tech has earned it the tag of the new Silicon Valley. Austin provides an ecosystem that supports tech innovations and collaboration. This makes it a unique ground to invest in technology. To stay competitive in the tech sector, you need talent to keep your company on the cutting edge.

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Paid Holidays: Your Ultimate Guide

Homebase

You’ve probably heard about paid holidays but might not know exactly how they work. These days off can be a great perk for employees. Let’s break down what paid holidays are and why they matter. Paid holidays are days off from work where employees receive their regular pay. Employers offer these days as a benefit to attract and retain talent. Understanding how paid holidays work can help you appreciate their value.

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Industy in Focus: Public Sector | Talent Insight Group

The Talent Guide

In recent years, public sector organisations have faced a sustained period of staff unrest in health, social care, and education. Pay offers have fallen short of expectations during wage stagnation and inflation, and low staffing levels are stressing current workers tasked with ever-higher workloads, contributing to higher attrition rates. Beyond pay and staffing levels, the House of Lords reports other concerns.

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‘Fear of the rare bad apple’ can damage employee trust and morale

HR Brew

Last month, Wells Fargo fired more than a dozen employees for “simulation of keyboard activity creating impression of active work,” Bloomberg reported. “Wells Fargo holds employees to the highest standards and does not tolerate unethical behavior,” a company spokesperson told Bloomberg in a statement. While it’s unclear how the fired employees were faking active work, mouse jigglers and other devices that simulate computer activity surged in popularity post-pandemic, as companies increasingly so

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The Complete Guide to Government and Policy Recruiters in Washington D.C.

Recruiters Lineup

Introduction to Washington D.C. Recruitment Landscape Washington D.C. is the capital city and federal district of the United States of America. It is one of the U.S.A.’s most influential cultural, economic, and political regions. As a result, it’s a harbor for most government and policy jobs, attracting applicants near and far. Due to the availability of government and policy vacancies, employers need to partner with recruiting firms in Washington D.C.

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How to Conquer These 4 Top-of-Mind HR Challenges

It’s a never-ending tightrope act, trying to find the balance between creating benefits offerings that adapt to the uniqueness of your people, managing your own time and resources, and maintaining the organization’s bottom line. And the ever-changing policies and laws can make cultivating a competitive employee benefits strategy feel impossible. Whether you’re concerned about adapting to new pay transparency laws, managing global benefits packages, return-to-office mandates, or 401(k) and retire

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Bullhorn, a Salesforce Summit Partner, acquires Textkernel to advance AI solutions for Salesforce customers

Bullhorn Blog

I am excited to share that Bullhorn has acquired Textkernel, a long-time Marketplace partner and industry leader in talent acquisition and Sourcing AI solutions for staffing and recruiting agencies, corporations, and other technology providers. I’ve known Gerard, Guus, and the rest of the Textkernel leadership team for many years, as we have hundreds of joint customers.

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Co-Employment: What Every Business Owner Needs to Know

Homebase

You’ve probably heard the term “co-employment” thrown around in HR circles. It’s a concept that can seem complicated but is actually straightforward once you break it down. Understanding co-employment can help you make better decisions for your business. It’s all about sharing responsibilities and liabilities between two companies for the same employee.

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5 pillars of a successful HR strategy

Achievers

How successful is your current HR strategy? The role of the HR department has evolved over the years, transitioning from the traditional “hire and fire” arm of the business to a strategic position. Today, HR departments are not only responsible for recruiting new talent and onboarding employees , but also establishing a positive workplace culture and environment.

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World of HR: Germany aims to attract skilled workers with Opportunity Card visa

HR Brew

Germany has 1.57 million job openings and a working-age population that’s expected to drop by at least 2% by 2045. But thanks to a program called Chancenkarte (or Opportunity Card), German employers in industries including IT, engineering, and healthcare could soon have access to a larger swath of qualified job applicants. The program, which began on June 1, allows non-European workers to live in Germany for up to a year while they look for a job, EuroNews reported.

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Here Are the HR Trends to Watch in 2024 + Plus Advice for Driving Impact!

The pressure is on to create a positive onboarding experience. Plus, a sub-par onboarding process can domino into other concerns such as low performance, burnout (for you and new hires), and retention challenges. Our 2024 State of HR report will give you a realistic picture of the HR landscape and tips to onboarding effectively in the year to come.

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Ready to Take the Plunge? Here Are 5 Practical Ways to Use AI in Recruitment

Linkedin Talent Blog

For the last year and a half, the talent world has been abuzz about how generative AI could help with sourcing, staffing, and recruiting. With its ability to lighten workloads and give recruiters more time to do what they love most — connecting with candidates and hiring managers — GAI has already proven it’s a game-changer. But questions still linger about how to use the technology.

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Subjective vs. Objective Performance Review Feedback: Which Works Better?

15Five

Managing employees is more than a quick conversation and vague goal setting. To maximize individual and team performance, you need to learn how to deliver performance review feedback that helps people clearly understand their strengths, weaknesses, areas for improvement, and, most importantly, how they can succeed in their job roles. There are two types of feedback in the workplace: objective and subjective.

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Tips for Leveraging Social Media for Recruitment Success

Engage2Excel

In today's digitally driven world, social media has become an indispensable tool for recruitment. With billions of users worldwide, platforms like LinkedIn, TikTok, Twitter , and Instagram offer a vast pool of talent waiting to be tapped into. However, effectively utilizing social media for recruitment requires more than posting job listings (but those count, too!).

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The Gig Economy: How Your Staffing Firm Can Benefit

COATS Staffing Software

The way we work is undergoing a seismic shift. A 2021 Pew Research study found that 16% of U.S. adults have already earned money through an online gig platform, with that number jumping to 30% for those aged 18-29. The appeal of flexible work arrangements and alternative employment options continues. A recent statistic notes the projected increase of freelancers will reach 76.4 million in 2024, an increase of 3.1 million from 2023.

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Improving Access To & Utilization Of Cancer Screening With Color

Discover how Color's comprehensive care solution is revolutionizing cancer screening adherence and knowledge. Through an in-depth case study, Color's unique approach to comprehensive cancer care has shown significant benefits in increasing screening rates and enhancing patient knowledge. Participants reported a 2-3x increase in adherence to screening guidelines over just 8 weeks, with 84% of participants increasing their familiarity with timing and frequency of cancer screening.

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Looking to recruit a ‘stronger’ and ‘more committed’ workforce? Consider cancer survivors

HR Brew

Verna Boyd, a post-surgical and cardiac nurse for over 25 years, was devastated when she learned she had breast cancer in March 2021. Due to the aggressive nature of the treatment, she had to take time away from her career. By March 2023, Boyd was told that she was free from cancer, and she was ready to return to work. That was easier said than done.

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How 3 Organizations Closed Critical Talent Gaps by Creating Opportunities for Skilled Refugees

Linkedin Talent Blog

Two-thirds of global leaders have experienced a labor shortage in the past 12 months, according to recent research from Randstad. Factors like low unemployment rates , an aging workforce, and growing skills gaps are making it harder for many organizations to attract the talent they need. But that doesn’t necessarily mean that supply outstrips demand.

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5 Qualtrics Alternatives to Enhance the Employee Experience

DecisionWise

Alternatives to Qualtrics – Introduction An Employee Experience Platform (EXP) is a software solution that aids HR professionals and operational leaders in measuring and enhancing the employee experience throughout an employee’s journey within an organization. This journey encompasses everything from recruitment and onboarding, to daily operations, development, and eventually offboarding or transition. 5 Alternatives to Qualtrics While Qualtrics XM has been a leader in the realm of e

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Stay On Track This Summer With ACA Compliance

ACA Times

Summertime can complicate ACA compliance with the infusion of new full-time, part-time and season workers. Learn how your organization can maintain compliance. The post Stay On Track This Summer With ACA Compliance first appeared on The ACA Times.

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The Rules Do Apply: Navigating HR Compliance

Speaker: Ann Meyers Piccirillo

HR Compliance is like a giant game of whack-a-mole. Once you think your company is compliant with all policies and procedures documented and in place, there’s a new or amended law, regulation, or final rule that pops up landing you back at ‘start.’ There are shifts, interpretations, and balancing acts to understanding compliance changes. Keeping up is not easy and it’s very time consuming.

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Setting Realistic and Motivating Goals for Employees: A Path to Success

EmployeeConnect

In today’s competitive business environment, setting realistic and motivating goals for employees is crucial for organisational success. Clear, achievable goals not only provide direction and focus but also enhance employee motivation and engagement. However, setting goals that are both realistic and inspiring can be a challenging task. This blog explores the best practices for creating such goals, ensuring they are aligned with both the company’s objectives and the personal aspirations of

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Employees would take a pay cut for a four-day workweek

HR Brew

Some employees are so eager for a four-day workweek that they would accept a pay cut in exchange. No, really, you read that correctly. One in five of the 1,250 full-time workers surveyed by Resume Builder in April said they’d take a pay cut if it meant only working four days a week. “People want flexibility in their lives and depending on the position and what it entails, they’re willing to take a pay cut for that,” Julia Toothacre, résumé and career strategist at Resume Builder, told HR Brew.

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Addressing a Mental Health Concern as a Leader: Building a Supportive Workplace 

MP Wired For HR

Addressing a Mental Health Concern as a Leader: Building a Supportive Workplace June 18th, 2024 Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on LinkedIn Leading a team is an incredible responsibility. You’re not only tasked with achieving goals, but also with fostering a positive and productive environment for your employees. This includes supporting their mental health, which can significantly impact their well-being and work performance.

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6 Must-Have Features for your Employee Engagement Surveys

DecisionWise

Employee engagement is a vital aspect of any organization’s success. It directly influences productivity, employee retention, and overall workplace satisfaction. Many organizations rely on employee engagement survey software platforms, sometimes called Employee Experience Platforms (EXPs) , to help them manage their employee research efforts. In organizational development (OD), employee research involves using surveys, focus groups, and other data-gathering methods to understand the attitudes

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Automate Your Onboarding Process In 7 Steps

Efficient employee onboarding is more than a warm welcome—it's a catalyst for business growth. Automated onboarding transforms new hires into productive team members faster, fostering long-term satisfaction and talent retention. For HR, automation means replacing inefficient manual processes with streamlined, cost-effective operations. Our eBook reveals how automating employee onboarding delivers these benefits, reducing HR challenges and elevating new employee readiness.