Venga Global

How Treating Employees Like Customers Builds a Strong Company

Venga Global

Who are your most loyal customers? Is it the man who gives your products to his friends for Christmas every year? The woman who’s been using your software since she was a teenager? A multibillion dollar corporation who accounts for 50% of your total revenue?

Global Workforce: 3 Tips for Creating a “Follow-the-sun” Service

Venga Global

In today’s global business climate, many companies are working across time zones. Here at Venga, we’re one of these companies. As a translation and localization company, we work with clients all over the world and across all time zones.

3 Eras of Shifting Business Focus: Provider, Consumer, Employee

Venga Global

At the CIPD HR Software Show in London last month, Alexander Farmer (head of customer success at Sage People) announced that it’s the age of the employee. That got me thinking about what age might be next, and what came before.

Where Have All the Salespeople Gone? Planning for Growth & Agility When Talent is Scarce

Venga Global

If you ask executives what worries them most about the future of their company, many will say that they are preparing for a global talent shortage.

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Live Webinar: Fall in Love with Your Hiring Process

In order to make sure candidates fall in love with your company, you need a simple, structured process. Learn the steps you can take to hire the perfect candidates for your open roles and avoid making a toxic hire.

Top 5 Translation Challenges for HR Software Companies

Venga Global

Global HR companies are no strangers to the problem of scale. HR software companies, in particular, often have to navigate rapid expansion, finding quality technical talent, and managing global and local concerns.

3 Reasons You Need Subject Matter Specialists to Translate HR Content

Venga Global

For a company with a global workforce, localizing your HR content isn’t always as easy as taking the English content and translating it. The differences in employment laws around the world mean that you need linguists with special expertise to get the legal terminology and context right.

Easy, Efficient, E-learning: 4 Strategies for Business Learning

Venga Global

The internet exists to make the sharing of information easier, so it’s no surprise that our global connectivity has made the world our classroom. Anyone with access to a computer and a little time can learn a new skill or read through archives of information for relatively little cost.

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Making Employee Experience (EX) a Priority

Venga Global

EXceptional EXperience, EXcellent Employees. By now, we know that the way to attract and keep employees is to consider their experiences while working. A new and persistent workforce trend, employee experience (EX), makes doing so central to a company’s mission. Companies across the world are starting to make room in their business strategies, c-suite, and company culture for the ideas of EX.

Putting the ‘Human’ Back in ‘Human Capital’

Venga Global

“Human capital” sounds like something Charlton Heston would shout to a crowd: “Soylent Green is…human capital!” But for many companies in a globalized, increasingly automated world, the people behind the business are the most important asset.

2019 Compensation Best Practices Report

Following a record-year of job growth in 2018, employees now have the tools to research and evaluate employers, and feel empowered to make moves if they don't like what they find. Get the latest trends in compensation, and find out how your organization stacks up.

How to Use Language to Create a Healthy Global Company (Part 2)

Venga Global

When a company experiences changes, remembering and making space for human emotions is key. That’s the principle behind change management strategies (CMS), which aim to help companies adopt new technologies, initiatives, software, or situations.

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The Next Employee Challenge: Loneliness In the Workplace

HR Bartender

Loneliness is not the same as being alone. Being alone is … being by yourself. If you Google loneliness, it’s being “sad because one has no friends or company.” Often, we talk about loneliness in terms of older people.

Bookmark This! Cybersecurity In the Workplace Edition

HR Bartender

Technology is a big part of our personal and professional lives. And I don’t anticipate that changing anytime in the near future. But with technology comes risk and the need for cybersecurity. We need to be responsible technology users. .

Rewards and Recognition Can Be Work Related – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

A few weeks ago, I published a Time Well Spent from our friends at Kronos about recognition and rewards. It was about the boss who gave every member of the team an ugly holiday sweater. I hope you’ll check it out if you haven’t already.

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2018 in Talent Acquisition & The 2019 Impact

2019 will certainly have its own set of talent acquisition challenges. This valuable report reflects on key events in 2018 and extracts critical insights to help lay the path forward this year. Get on board or get left behind with these key takeaways.

Connect and Engage with Job Candidates Using These 5 Recruiting Strategies

HR Bartender

Organizations spend hours sourcing applicants, reviewing qualifications, interviewing candidates, and internal discussions among the recruiting team. But one of the most important steps in the recruiting process is one some companies spend very little time doing – selection.

How to Get Better Results In Your Work

HR Bartender

It’s a given that organizations want employees to perform at a high-level. But what about employees? I know there are some who might think otherwise, but overall, I’d like to believe that employees want to perform well too.

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Why Workforce Analytics Shouldn’t Start with the Data

Visier

One of the most common models in HR analytics is shown in Figure 1. The model starts with the data, then you draw insights, and finally tell a story.

Automation Is Not a Replacement for Interaction – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

I recently participated in a Twitter chat hosted by the Workforce Institute at Kronos on the topic of predictions. You can check out the chat recap on the Workforce Institute blog. One of the questions that we talked about was automation and machine learning.

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Humans and Bots: How to blend human skills and AI to build customer intimacy and drive growth

Join Genesys for this webinar to learn how leading companies are using blended AI to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth.

Employees Become Successful When They Know What Success Looks Like

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Kronos , a leading provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Kronos was honored for the second consecutive year with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award as one of the Best Places to Work in 2019.

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How to Turn Your Vision for Data-Driven HR into a Reality

Visier

Many HR professionals are bombarded with blog posts and emails reminding them that if they don’t do something about people analytics, then they are missing out. It shows up in every trend report and “prediction” newsletter.

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Managers: Ask Employees to Give You Feedback – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Kronos , a leading provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Want to create an inspired workforce?

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Staffing and Scheduling are Two Different Things – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

I know that Christmas was last month, but I can’t resist sharing this Time Well Spent from our friends at Kronos because it beautifully demonstrates that staffing and scheduling are two different things. Staffing is about finding the right people to do the work.

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.

Peer to Peer Learning: Why It Should Be Part of Your Training Strategy

HR Bartender

Co-workers play a huge role in the employee experience. An increasing number of organizations include peers in the hiring process so candidates can meet some of their co-workers. Companies are adopting new hire buddy programs as part of the welcoming and socialization process during onboarding.

Reports vs Analytics: What’s the Difference?

Visier

In today’s competitive business landscape, organizations are increasingly turning to analytics to give them the answers they need to make decisions with greater confidence.

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Bookmark This! 2019 Politics Edition

HR Bartender

Before you totally dismiss today’s article because of the word “politics” in the title. I hope you will hear me out. I know none of us enjoys getting up in the morning and hearing that the U.S. government is still shut down. That being said, we can’t simply tune it out.

Defining Your Company’s Core Values

Ultimate Software

How would you define your company culture? What are the elements, traits, and pillars that describe a typical day for your employees—whether they work at headquarters, a regional office, or from home, maybe thousands of miles away?

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. Read Dice's first-ever Recruitment Automation Report to discover how you can employ new, cutting-edge technologies to source and hire tech talent faster.

Top Skills of High Performing HR Data Scientists

Visier

The support of the CHRO and other key leaders can go a long way in ensuring organization-wide interest in people analytics, but you will need other enablers to evangelize adoption. Many roles contribute to successful people analytics enablement.

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Transform Company Culture with Good Communication Analytics

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is sponsored by Microsoft, whose mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They have a website dedicated to Modern HR , a content collection focused on digital transformation. Check it out when you have a moment.

Everything HR Needs to Know About Blockchain

HR Bartender

One of the somewhat newer technology-related topics to surface is blockchain. When it first came out, I must admit that I didn’t see it having much of an HR component. So, I started paying attention…but at a distance. Well, I was wrong.

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The Difference Between Goals, Objectives and Outcomes

HR Bartender

During this year’s Association for Talent Development (ATD) International Conference and Expo , I had the opportunity to attend a pre-conference workshop on improving human performance. One of the big takeaways from the workshop was the difference between goals, objectives, and outcomes.

HR Service Delivery software for the non-traditional workforce

The rise of the gig economy means HR must support a variety of worker types. This eBook explains how HR can easily serve the non-traditional workforce, including those in manufacturing and retail who work away from a desk or outside traditional office hours.