Make Meetings Matter

HR Daily Advisor

Meetings do matter. For me, their main importance is as a forum for making timely decisions that will benefit the business. But most people know the feeling of frustration when the meetings they have to attend get overlong and dull, or the subjects under discussion don’t concern them.

#SHRM18 – Johnny Taylor is the Exciting Leader HR has Needed!

The Tim Sackett Project

I’ve been a SHRM member since 2001. Over that entire time, I have never been excited about the leadership of my professional organization in HR. At the SHRM National Conference this year in Chicago, Johnny Taylor , SHRM’s new CEO, will take the stage and many in attendance will get to meet the man for the very first time. It’s not that SHRM didn’t have good, solid leaders, but they were never people who inspired me in my profession.

Are Managers Cutting It As Coaches?

HRExecutive

to attend Aon Hewitt’s Top Companies For Leaders Think Tank. My main objective there was to meet one-on-one with representatives from some of the 25 companies that were on hand to be recognized as one of Aon Hewitt’s “Top Companies for Leaders.”.

3 Reasons Conversational Technology Should Be on Your Radar

HRExecutive

Full disclosure: When I’m not on the road attending an HR event, I probably speak to Amazon’s Alexa at home more than just about all the people I know. I ask her when my next meeting is, how long it will take me to drive somewhere, to play the “HR Happy Hour Show” and lots more.

Could telecommuting be a career mistake?

45 Things

At the same time, this difficult job environment may mean that you have to work even harder and smarter if youre not in the office everyday. Right now, we don’t have two employees in the same state, so we schedule weekly team meetings, and I make myself available at regular times by phone.

Heart and Edge: The Secret Ingredients of a High Performing Leader

Achievers

You might have already read several leadership books, watched numerous TED talks, and attended countless training programs. It is this healthy combination, that is developed over time, that leads to leadership success. Expect things to finish on time and within budget.

Voice, Value, Feedback – The “Must Try” Communication Tool Driving Employee Engagement

Achievers

Leaders don’t enjoy preparing them and employees dread attending them. Clarify your intention for the meeting. In 2001, she founded Equanimity, Inc. By: Bobi Seredich Co-founder, Southwest Institute for Emotional Intelligence.

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Driving Success with HR Tech

HRExecutive

unemployment is at a near-two-decade low, and posted job openings are touching all-time highs since the Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking them in 2001. What is the best strategy to achieve customer success?

The Case For No Bosses And A 4-Day Work Week

SAP Innovation

As engineers working with big companies such as IBM, HP, Intel, and Microsoft, one problem we constantly saw was that our project managers focused on the one thing they could measure: completion time. Additionally, time for a boss is not the same as that of an engineer.

The Heartbeat of the Organization

Conversation Matters

They go in order to meet with others to talk together about the planning and coordination issues their team or department is facing. They meet to have conversation. Those periodic face-to-face meetings are the heartbeat of the organization. In between face-to-face meetings, distributed organizations need to make effective use of the many social networking tools now available, such as, webinars, chat, blogs, teleconference, Skype and Google Hangout.

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“ Never Say Never and Never Give Up. If One Way Is Not Working, Try Another.” With Joerg Molt and Marco Derhy

Thrive Global

I had the pleasure of interviewing Joerg Molt , Bitcoin Co-Founder & Founder of Satoshi School, Freedom Fighter and also one of the most controversial persons our times. Until this time, I never thought about political consequences or computer technologies as a central control system.

Creating an Impactful Culture - A View of NUMMI From the Inside

NCHRA

For example, the Corolla was ranked “Best Compact Car in North America” in 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, and 2006. When I attended a meeting in his area, I passed his desk only a few feet away from the walkway. The meeting often lasted only 15 to 30 minutes.

Will This Tough Job Market Change Generation Y?

45 Things

At the same time, I know those tough times taught be a lot of valuable lessons. With their technology skills and great social networking abilities, GenY ( born roughly between 1980-2003) previously have found employers willing to meet their expectations.