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Talmetrix is an employee feedback and insights solution that helps organizations better attract and retain talent to achieve business goals. Our customers range from SMB to Fortune 100 companies as well as nonprofit and civic organizations.

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2017 Workplace Trends for Talent-Focused Organizations

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In our last post , we asked a group of HR and talent management thought leaders what they learned in the last year, and what they’ll be watching in 2017. In this post, we continue the conversation about what talent-focused organizations should be watching in the new year.

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7 of the Biggest Business Risks in 2017 (Part One)

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While every business has its own risks, these risks are also opportunities, points out Brian Dershaw, a partner in Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP’s Labor & Employment group , during our conversation with him on the topic of risk mitigation and the tie to employee engagement and culture.

People Practices & Organization Design: Bersin’s Predictions for Change in 2017

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Bersin by Deloitte continually delivers research designed to help organizations in their HR, talent, and learning strategies. These research-based strategies help leaders deliver better performance and to develop their people.

Turbocharge Your Talent with Real-time Feedback & Drive Tangible Results

Download the eBook “Real-time Feedback, Tangible Results” to learn 8 awesome tips designed to help you tap into the power of “anytime/anywhere feedback” and the benefits it can bring to your organization.

Interview with eX Summit Founder, Stephan Vincent

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What would happen if companies took the same care studying their employees as they do with their customers? Stephan Vincent is out to prove that this is the key to companies reaching the goals they desire.

Three Reasons Talmetrix is the Right Choice for Employee Feedback Versus A Generic Survey Tool

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Here at Talmetrix, we often say that our biggest competitors aren’t other companies that focus on employee feedback and insights. Our biggest competition is organizations not collecting employee feedback, or using a generic surveying platform to do so.

Top Three Takeaways from eX Summit

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Companies must begin thinking of themselves as employment brands if they hope to attract and retain talent. This is the founding message of eX Summit , a conference that looks beyond HR to improve the employee experience.

Connecting Talent to Business Outcomes – Full Webinar

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We’re always excited for the opportunity to talk about connecting talent to business outcomes, so when our friends at Dominion Systems reached out about co-hosting a webinar, we jumped at the chance. Press play below to learn more about attracting and retaining desired talent, the importance of measuring and improving your employee experience, and how to turn employee feedback into meaningful insights for your organization. Any questions? Let us know in the comments or contact us here!

Are You Closing Candidates and Getting Them Onboarded Efficiently?

Once you choose a candidate to hire, the real work begins of trying to get them to accept your offer. And even if they do, you still need to get them onboarded efficiently. Are you doing a good job managing these steps? Take a 30-second assessment for a free evaluation of your job offer and onboarding processes.

PODCAST: Can You Correlate Employee Engagement To Business Results?

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HR Happy Hour host George LaRocque (Principal Analyst and Founder of the #HRWINS ) asked the question: can you really correlate engagement to business outcomes? . Listen to the latest HR MarketWatch podcast to hear how Talmetrix is helping organizations tackle this very issue.

Communication & Your People Plan: How to Turn Employees Into Advocates

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Great business plans require great execution. Whether you’re implementing a plan for a fiscal year, a specific initiative or in response to feedback from an employee survey, you’ll go further, faster if you successfully engage employees in the process.

Talmetrix Employee Experience Survey – “Connecting Talent to Business Outcomes”

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As a leading employee feedback and insights company, we often hear HR leaders voicing similar complaints: “I don’t understand the link between our employee experience and problems attracting and retaining talent.”. “I’m I’m focusing on workplace engagement, but I still feel like I’m missing the bigger picture.”. “I I want to develop a people strategy, but I’m not equipped with the workforce insights that I need to make an effective one.”.

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What exactly is a Pulse Survey?

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We’re often asked “What is a pulse survey?” ” While there is no formal definition, you can think of a pulse survey as a shorter, more targeted survey designed to gather feedback for a specific purpose.

The Hidden Costs of Attrition – Why Every Employee Matters

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Attrition is a long-sworn enemy for companies across the globe, well-known for side effects such as recruiting costs and productivity loss. However, too frequently talent management executives only become aware of attrition’s quieter repercussions when they are dealing with the aftermath.

The Path To Creating A High-Performing Resilient Organization

Leaders who practice 'active listening' across the organization will tap into a wealth of actionable insight that would otherwise be difficult to access. Enabling and encouraging people to communicate inclusively and transparently helps to cultivate a 'listening culture'.

New From Talmetrix: Quickly Spot Opportunity Areas Within Your Data

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Employee Feedback survey results can overwhelm you with data. The new Talmetrix Heat Map allows you to quickly spot high and low favorability scores that are outliers from the norm.

How Much Does Pay Matter as Part of the Employee Experience?

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It’s easy to assume that the promise of a high salary is what will help you recruit or retain your top talent. At times, research supports this idea. For example, research has found that minimum wage growth is one of the top 3 driving forces for why people leave their job.

The Power of an Action Plan: How to Make Employees Fall in Love with Your Organization

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A company’s relationship to its employees is analogous to personal relationships. We call it “employee engagement,” “employee value proposition” and other trendy HR terms.

Linking Diversity to Better Business Results: Interview with ConnXus’ Rod Robinson

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A diverse body of talent with fresh ideas and perspectives is one of the essential ingredients to a company’s long-term success. Take a look around your office. Is everyone just like you? Probably not. By promoting a diverse talent pool, your organization is better equipped to provide fresh ideas and perspectives, a necessity for long-term success. In fact, according to Forbes, racially diverse teams outperform non-diverse ones by 35%.

The definitive guide to choosing the right applicant tracking system

Choosing an applicant tracking system should be exciting, not confusing. We've developed a quick guide to everything you should look for while going through your selection process, to free you from the stress often associated with choosing a new ATS.

Three Keys to a Team of High Performers

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You’ve probably got a couple of rockstar employees who come to mind when you think of “high performers,” but what if all of your employees were working at the top of their game? What could you achieve if all of your employees were high performers?

The Tie Between Safety and Employee Engagement – Part 1

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The following post originally appeared on the iReportSource blog. iReportSource helps businesses better understand and manage safety processes. Read on for an interview with our CEO Chris Powell about the role that safety plays in the employee experience. Your employees have more than 60,000 thoughts per day and most aren’t directly related to the task at hand. Only 8 percent of an employees’ brain power goes toward what they are working on.

How Does Employee Engagement Affect Company Performance?

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A recent cover story in the Association for Talent Development highlighted much of what our bread and butter is here at Talmetrix: how a culture of engagement is tied to improved company performance , manager effectiveness, retention, and productivity.

How Actions Plans Create Accountability

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How do you “take action” after collecting feedback from your employees? The answer lies in your Action Plan , a specific set of steps you strategically plan based on your employee engagement survey findings.

Why Classic Organizational Design Fails to Support a Culture of Innovation

Corporate America’s iconic brands are struggling to retain market share and improve collaboration against a rising tide of more agile competitors. But companies will continue to lose these battles unless they upgrade their vastly outdated operating systems based on command-and-control structures. It’s time to build your team of teams.

Connecting Your Employee Experience to Better Business Results [Employee Experience Infographic]

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Engaged organizations outperform non-engaged ones by 10%, are 22% more profitable, and are 21% more productive*. Many leaders have heard these statistics but are still asking an important question – how exactly do I connect the dots between my employee experience and business results?

People Matter: Meet UX Director, Andy

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The People Matter Series is a chance for you to meet the Talmetrix team. Join us each month as a new team member takes the hot seat for a conversation with our Director of Product Marketing, Emily Regenold. Meet Andy Sheeks: UX Director.

How HR Can Work With Other Departments to Create the Best Employee Experience

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What’s one of the top challenges for HR when it comes to enhancing the employee experience? One of the most common answers we hear: how it’s challenging to work across divisions and departments. Here we examine 3 key ways HR can work with other departments to enable the employee experience.

The Employee Experience: Why Engagement and Wellness Go Hand-in-Hand

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Would it surprise you to learn that workers are more stressed than ever? Research shows that today’s employees are experiencing an increasing amount of workplace stress.

7 Steps to Attract and Engage More Candidates

Want to improve the candidate experience of your job application and drive more candidates to apply? This guide covers: presentation of your careers page and jobs, length and complexity of your online application, application technology, and candidate acknowledgement.

People Matter: Meet Developer, Amy

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The People Matter Series is a chance for you to meet the Talmetrix team. Join us each month as a new team member takes the hot seat for a conversation with our Director of Product Marketing, Emily Regenold. Meet Amy Howes: Developer.

How Your Workspace Impacts the Employee Experience

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86 percent of business leaders say that culture is one of the more urgent talent issues they face today. Still only 14 percent understand what the “right culture” really is.

How Talmetrix Supports Action Planning

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After collecting feedback from employees, many leaders are asking: what is next and what should I do with the data?

7 of the Biggest Business Risks in 2017 (Part Two)

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Getting the Org Chart to Deliver Your Strategy (Hint: No Restructuring Involved)

Driving your strategy isn't a matter of moving your org chart around (i.e. restructuring); it involves shifting the way your employees and leaders think and collaborate—so you can harness the power of a startling and dramatic new way of doing business.

The Tie Between Safety and Employee Engagement – Part 2

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The following post originally appeared on the iReportSource blog. iReportSource helps businesses better understand and manage safety processes. Read on for an interview with our CEO Chris Powell about the role that safety plays in the employee experience. In part one of our interview with Chris Powell, CEO of Talmetrix , we talked about why safety is a basic need for companies. In this post, we examine key ways to increase safety and engagement. How to Increase Safety & Engagement. Job fit.

How To Take Employee Appreciation To The Next Level At Your Company

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Building a vibrant workplace requires a foundation of trust, respect, and honest communication. It also requires employee appreciation. Over 200,000 global employees were studied by the Boston Consulting Group , and the top reason they reported enjoying their work was, “feeling appreciated”.

Employee Retention: Tomorrow’s Recruiting Metric

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As HR is increasing its presence as a strategic part of the business, key performance indicators, or KPIs, are becoming a key part of the language for discussing how it is actually performing.

Top 4 Areas Where Leaders Can Increase Employee Engagement

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I believe that leaders are responsible for creating the work environment that brings out the very best in people. The most effective leaders I work with (and have worked for in the past) strive to constantly inspire higher levels of performance from their teams.

Guide to Lean Hiring

It's undeniable: over the years, hiring processes have become more complex. In many ways, this shouldn't come as a surprise. After all, the work that most of us do has become more sophisticated But does complexity really lead to better, faster hires? Of course not. In fact, many smart organizations have started a trend, a return to simplicity, that allows them to compete for talent more efficiently. This trend is called lean hiring. Download the Guide to Lean Hiring and develop a systematic approach to recruiting that increases productivity while eliminating waste.