You Can Help Employees Create A Home Safety Checklist


It’s important to keep employees safe on the job—we all know that, right? You have the standard guidelines to follow from OSHA and other governing authorities, and maybe you know of some tried and true best practices that work well for you. Home Safety

Driving Home Safety Tips To Keep Your Employees Safe For Tomorrow


Driving safety is a big concern for just about everyone. More than 2 million people are injured or killed in motor vehicle accidents each year in the United States ( source ). Odds are, some of the affected commuters may be some of your employees. Home Safety


Workplace Safety Training Is All About Commitment And Attitudes


Safety programs are constantly changing and evolving. That’s because safety isn’t an exact science, and human error is an uncontrollable force.

How To Use Microburst Safety Technology In Your Workplace


When I watch tv, I can usually only sit down for one episode at a time. I’ve got friends texting me and telling me that I need to catch up faster, but I really don’t have the patience or the attention span to binge even my favorite shows.

Live Webinar: Train Like a Boss – Close the Skills Gap and Boost Employee Retention

Recruiting quality employees is no easy task. With unemployment at an all-time low, it's now more crucial than ever to engage and retain the employees you've hired. A demonstrated investment in employee development can set you apart and help attract more quality candidates. According to a recent report from Linkedin, over a fourth of HR professionals expect to be increasing their budgets in learning and development. Join us on 8/30 for a live webinar with Greg Goold, Director of Learning and Development at Paycor.

7 Common Myths About Leadership In Your Safety Culture


When you think of a leader, who comes to mind? Is it your boss, a company CEO, a celebrity, an athlete, a friend? What do you think makes them a leader? Is it their job, their personality, or something else? There are many types of leaders, and it’s impossible to list out the exact definitive traits of a good leader. What we can do, though, is debunk a few myths that may be misleading you. You may even find safety leaders in your company that you had been overlooking all this time.

Technology You Should Avoid When Updating Your Safety Program


You may be considering updating some equipment in your facility, whether it’s for safety or other reasons. While picking new safety technology shouldn’t be a difficult or stressful process, there are some things that you should look out for. Upgrading equipment is supposed to help solve problems, create a safer workspace, and make things easier. If the technology that you’re considering works against these goals, you may want to reconsider. New Technology


The Key To Earning Employee Trust When Creating A Safety Culture


Creating a safety culture in the workplace is highly beneficial for everyone, but it’s no easy task. It can be quite a feat to get started in your workplace. Crystal Turner-Moffatt , a safety and security manager at WSP, shares her experience in building safety cultures within the workplace. safety culture

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3 Basic Steps On How To Become An Awesome Safety Leader


You may be a safety manager or some other type of safety professional, but are you a safety leader? Now you may be wondering what the difference is. The best way we can think of to describe it is in the words of management consultant Kevin Burns: “Safety management is a paid position. Safety leadership is voluntary - yet infinitely more rewarding” ( source ). effective leadership communication safety leadership

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter…the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It’, breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

5 Tips On Recording Audio Messages For Safety Training


Let’s face it. We’re always looking for ways to make safety training more interesting, engaging, and fresh. It can be tough when your training is already packaged and prepared, ready for delivery; but there are little ways that you can spice it up a little. employee training

13 Home Fire Safety Tips Your Employees Need Year Round


Fire safety is one of those things that we’ve been taught since we were kids. Some of us had local fire department demonstrations at school, and we were given some really valuable information. Many of us have seen movies or tv shows in which characters are faced with home fire tragedies, but we don’t necessarily learn and practice better home fire safety because of it.

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Why Picking New Safety Technology To Use Isn’t As Scary As You Think


Change doesn’t come easy, especially for businesses. It can be a huge undertaking to implement something completely new, especially with new technology. Because of this, it’s understandable that you might be feeling apprehensive about picking new safety technology to upgrade your workplace. New Technology


3 Reasons You Should Try VR Technology For Safety Training


There’s a lot of new technology being touted as the best in employee safety training. But none really stands out as profoundly as virtual reality. It’s something many of us have only seen before in sci-fi movies or television. We live in an age where those fictions are now reality. It’s kind of shocking and downright awesome.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

For federal contractors, keeping up with OFCCP regulations can be a major challenge when recruiting and hiring. Download our guide to OFCCP compliance and learn the major regulations that you must adhere to.

3 Ways To Beef Up Your Modern Safety Program - No CEO Approval Needed


Many changes in the workplace require approval before they can be implemented—even some seemingly minor changes. Often that leaves us wondering, is it really worth the paperwork? So it’s understandable that you might not be in a hurry to make potential improvements to your safety program. safety in the workplace


Stress-Free Vacation: 5 Home Safety Tips While On Vacation


Most of us take precautions to make sure our houses are secure when we go on a trip. We lock up and try to make it look as though we’re still home during the trip, all to prevent any tampering with the home or break-ins. Home Safety


5 Tips For Implementing New Safety Technology In The Workplace


If you’re considering a new safety technology to implement in your workplace, you may find it to be a bit more stressful than you’d hoped. This is a pretty important decision to be making; effective safety programs save lives and money. So where do you even begin? It’s important to remember that the answer will depend on your company’s needs, but here are 5 basic tips for implementing new safety technology in the workplace. New Technology

Why Should I Worry About Home Safety For My Employees?


As a safety or company leader, it’s your responsibility to make sure your employees are kept safe on the job. You do this by providing a danger-free environment, training employees, and maintaining the workplace according to safety standards. Home Safety

Just Released – Our 2018 Third-Party Recruiting Benchmark Report

BountyJobs curates the most impactful data in their marketplace: trends in salaries and fees across key verticals, emerging industry game changers, and other valuable analytics sure to influence your hiring strategy for the back half of the year. Download it!

How Has Technology Improved Safety In The Workplace


It may be hard for some to imagine, but there was once a day before OSHA. Safety did not really exist in the workplace before then. In fact, before OSHA’s creation in 1971 by President Richard Nixon, there were an average of 14,000 worker deaths a day (source). Today, there are 12 deaths a day. New Technology


Finding The Right Mix Of Human And Technology In Safety Training


We rely on safety professionals to gain insight on real life working conditions, regulations, and best practices all working together to form the safety programs we see in companies all over the world. One of those professionals, Abby Ferri , explains her take on the role of technology in today’s safety training and the possibilities that await us in the future. employee training

Workforce Planners: 4 Steps to Improving Profit Margins for Services


Professional services firms face a delicate balancing act in determining how to best staff a client project. Assign too many junior people, and client satisfaction may suffer. Assign too many senior people, and the salary spend may be higher than is necessary to deliver project outcomes.


Working Remotely: Ideal Work Environment Or Threat To Culture And Employee Productivity?


The traditional office landscape is changing and has been for quite some time, but the degree to which it should be shifting is subject to debate.

Creating the Ideal Candidate Experience

Modern job seekers have high expectations when applying for jobs. Download Newton’s guide for creating the ideal candidate experience to learn how you can attract top candidates and drive them to apply to your positions.

Why Company Leaders Should Focus On Boosting Workplace Happiness


Humankind has long struggled to find the secret to living a happy life, but what about workplace happiness? Have you ever wondered how your employees feel at work ?

10 Must-Read Employee Experience Articles for HR Pros

ClearCompany HRM

We’ve carefully curated this list to include unique articles covering the different facets of employee experience; including, why employers are investing in it, what it truly is, how to build the strategy, questions to ask, how to measure and so much more!

Employee Engagement in the Augmented Age

Ultimate Software

Fretting about the security of your job because of the Fourth Industrial Revolution ? In our marvelous age of cognitive computing technologies, the good news is that people will perform less boring and repetitive manual tasks. The bad news is that individuals may lose their jobs as a consequence.

The Employee Experience and the “Law of Congruent Experience” - DecisionWise


Creating a winning customer experience starts first with the Employee Experience. The customer. It’s any person or group receiving a service from an individual or organization. If you run a company, it’s the person buying your t-shirts, pizza, or software. In healthcare , it’s the patient.

Compensation Dictionary

We’ve compiled a list of fundamental compensation terms and why they’re important to know. Think of this as your comp cheat sheet—terms you need to know to put you on the fast track to becoming that cool comp kid we know you can be. Sure, you’ve heard some of the terms before, but you have no idea what they mean. Not to worry! Download this eBook and you’ll be ‘comp’letely fluent in no time. This ebook contains four sections: Section 1: Comp 101. Section 2: Market Pricing. Section 3: Pay Structures. Section 4: Pay Concerns and Pay Raises.

The Real Bottom Line Impact of Managing Talent Through Freedom, Not Fear


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Thinking of Changing Performance Reviews? Focus on These Core Components


Performance reviews are dead, or so we have been told. The data shows a shrinking support for the traditional method: only 15% of companies have not adjusted their annual performance management process and do not plan to.

How Visionary Leaders Lead: An Interview With Bonnie Hagemann


Today’s leaders face a more chaotic business environment than ever before. To survive, businesses must be agile while still moving toward a long-term vision. They must compete while adjusting to ever-changing technologies and increasing customer and employee expectations.

Squash Bullying to Protect Your Bottom Line


According to the Employment Law Alliance, almost half of American workers have experienced bullying at work.

5 Key Aspects of Accurate Human Resource Management Systems Pricing

Simplify your software evaluation process with this free Human resource Management Systems software pricing guide! Don't let price confusion keep you from selecting the best HR software for your organization's needs. Download your free guide today!

3 signs you’re ready for HR technology


Is your growing business ready for HR technology? With the human capital management (HCM) market projected to be a $22 billion industry by 2022 , chances are your company may be more ready than you realize.

#DisruptHR HSV 1.0 is in the books!


Last week I did something here on the blog that I haven’t done in a LOOONG time. I didn’t post anything. But it wasn’t because I had nothing to say–it’s because I was neck deep in final preparations for DisruptHRHSV, which happened last Thursday night.

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Company & Candidate: The Candidate Experience

ClearCompany HRM

We all know that candidates bring their A game to the. recruiting process , so why should it be any different for the company? Starting long before the interview, candidates begin to form their opinion about employment with your company.

Read These Top Articles For Leadership Development And Change Management


Type “leadership” into the search bar on Amazon and prepare to sift through more than 70,000 titles. And that’s just books! Countless more articles, theses, and treatises on the topic have been written by savants from Cicero to Machiavelli to Lincoln. Needless to say, there’s a lot to say.

Applicant Tracking System Vendor Comparison Matrix

Trying to decide which ATS is right for your company? Newton is the only ATS built by recruiters, for recruiters. Download the comparison matrix to see how Newton compares to other ATS vendors.