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Melcrum Summit: Re-engineering Internal Communication for Agility.

Strategic HCM

Wednesday, 8 August 2012. Melcrum Summit: Re-engineering Internal Communication for Agility, Productivity and Impact. ▼ 2012. London 2012 – taking a sickie / playing the game. “Errol, can you please send me the template as well.”

5 Tips for Creating an Airtight Time and Attendance Policy


It’s up to management to set clear attendance expectations and take action when employees are pushing the boundaries. Here are some ways you can clearly define the dos and don’ts of your attendance policy, so that everyone in the company is on the same page. However, if your staff needs to be in the office for a certain length of time each day, then you’ll need to set specific work hours and inform your entire workforce. Define paid vs. unpaid time off.

How to Choose Professional Organizations to Join

Effortless HR

In these challenging times when every dollar spent must be a wise investment, one of those decisions is where you should spend both time and money in terms of business development. Have a plan when you attend the various events on who you want to meet.

Why Knowledge Management Didn’t Save General Motors: Addressing Complex Issues By Convening Conversation

Conversation Matters

In 2008 KM was alive and well at GM. GM was brought down by a flawed strategy, but an organization’s strategy is clearly a product of the knowledge that exists within its walls. To date, Knowledge Management has primarily been in the service of cost cutting or its twin, time saving.

Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent.

Strategic HCM

Tuesday, 24 April 2012. However, I strongly echo the sentiment from a personal perspective as well. The impact of career engagement is that these employees will be happier and more fulfilled, which will lead them to be more productive and proactive.” ▼ 2012.

Innovation vs efficiency ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human Capital (HCM)

Strategic HCM

Saturday, 1 December 2012. I try to post on most of the conference I attend, but sometimes struggle to get as much time as Id like. There is a fairly prevalent view around that HR is just about doing basic things well (e.g. ▼ 2012.

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People Sourcing Certification Programme ~ HR to HR 2.0 and.

Strategic HCM

Friday, 14 December 2012. And… err… well, I realised I didn’t know quite as much as I thought I did (basically, I didn’t have a clue.) ▼ 2012. “Errol, can you please send me the template as well.” skip to main | skip to sidebar.

What should be the CIPD's new strategy? ~ HR to HR 2.0 and.

Strategic HCM

Wednesday, 4 July 2012. Well, since the CIPD took my advice last time (even if they paid Sam Allen Associates for it), I’m encouraged to provide a spot more input. And it’s time to highlight our increasingly strategic agenda. ▼ 2012.

Challenges & Opportunities for Talent Managers / 1: The Truth About.

Strategic HCM

Tuesday, 3 April 2012. I think I’m going to limit this to one event I attended last Wednesday, organised by Fairplace Cedar, and featuring Jeremy Kourdi, co-author of The Truth About Talent. So there’s a direct hit on productivity too. ▼ 2012.

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Disaster Recovery: 5 Ways You Can Help Employees Return to Work


They may not have phone service or may be attending to more urgent matters. Wait a reasonable amount of time before taking further action or contacting the authorities. Allowing employees flexible work hours to take care of personal issues can help reduce their stress, so they can be more focused and productive when they’re in the office. But to help employees through tough times, some employers will agree to pay non-exempt employees at least some of their wages.

3 Reasons Good Ideas Aren’t Good Enough

Inpower Coaching

This particular skill is the ability to understand the human dynamics of the business, office or industry well enough to navigate a good idea up the chain. They want to win every time. Once they make it over the coals a few times, they’ve earned the right to keep shepherding good ideas, many of which aren’t even their own. For people to allocate resources (their support, their dollars or their time), they have to believe in it.

LA Tech: Our Time to Shine

Cornerstone On Demand

In that time, a lot has changed in the technology ecosystem of LA and Southern California: big growth, new players, marquee exits, new investment dollars, stronger connections and a higher profile for the community as a whole. There was $700 million of capital in 2012, over $1.5

Screen Time Recommendations: How Much Screen Time Is Too Much?

EverFi - HR

Executive Summary: This article explores some of the consequences of excessive screen time (ie: sleep deprivation, depression, obesity, cognitive effects) and offers screen time recommendations for achieving an optimal balance of time spent online and offline. It suggests that children would benefit from digital health and wellness education starting at an early age and continuing through adolescence. . So, how much screen time is too much?

No ADA Violation for Ramping Up Productivity Demand for Traffic Camera Job

HR Daily Advisor

But what happens when the essential functions of a job change over time, turning a formerly qualified individual with a disability into an employee who is unable to perform the essential functions of her job? VPH in 2012. her violation of its attendance guidelines. by Jodi R.

Study: Skilled Social Media Users Are Six Times More Likely To Exceed Quota


However, one surprise remains – many sales executives don’t use social media themselves, and they dismiss it as a colossal waste of time. As someone who has spent a lot of time in social simply listening – I cannot argue this. That’s a 10% increase over 2012.

The Pitfalls of Telecommuting

Workplace Psychology

I am reposting my response to her as well as add some additional information which, due to a tight schedule, I was not able to include in my original answers. check email, make a phone call to a client, attend a meeting, etc.). 2012, March). 2012, June). 2012, August).

Connections 2018 Preview: Plethora of “New Perspectives”

Ultimate Software

This year promises to be one of our most engaging, productive, and exciting events yet, with a jam-packed agenda and more than 3,900 HR executives, administrators, practitioners, and industry influencers scheduled to attend. After months of anticipation, it’s finally here!

3 Ways Disengaged Employees Impact the Retail Industry


The retail industry saw 28% of global consumers switch due to poor customer service in 2013, compared to 22% in 2012. Timely recognition: Give your employees kudos on-the-spot when they provide excellent service.

How to Stay Focused While Creating a New Vision

Business2Community Leadership

If you’re a business owner or leader, there will be times when you feel completely overwhelmed and full of self-doubt. The process of creating and implementing a new vision is time-consuming. You’ll have to carve out time to focus on it while still dealing with urgent shorter-term issues. To develop proficiency in leadership, you’ve got to do more than just read books and attend training courses.

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The 14 Silicon Valley HR Execs You Should Follow on Social Media


Thought-provoking, actionable insights await when you set aside time to read anything the 14 Silicon Valley CHROs below write. Laszlo Bock is perhaps the most influential, respected and well-known HR professional Silicon Valley has ever produced. He built and led the HR division of Google for 10 years, during which time Google was named the best companies to work for more than 30 times and was recognized as an employer of choice more than 100 times.


Employee Training On A Budget: 10 Tips For Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

SAP Innovation

The demand for efficient, high-quality, and cost-effective training is growing, and the industry is responding well. Ask for their input as well. There may be someone in production who would like to go into sales or someone in sales who would like to get into content marketing.

How Can HR Combat Workplace Bullying?

HR Daily Advisor

Though fear and intimidation are counter-productive, some bullies rely on both to get the job done, whether that job is managing a department or running the company. Control of all resources (time, supplies, praise, approval, money, staffing, and help) is the most important aspect of work.

#LT13UK Gerd Leonhard on information, technology, learning and.

Strategic HCM

I’m still having a rubbish start to the year for blogging but with the start of the conference season I should be back to normal productivity again soon. Review of 2012 and into 2013 HR Carnival. ► 2012. “Errol, can you please send me the template as well.”

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Can We Find Happiness in This Digital Era?


Next time you attend a meeting , notice how people interact with their mobile phones. This includes understanding how the digital era affects our mental and physical well-being, including happiness.

3 Reasons Conversational Technology Should Be on Your Radar


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. McKinsey research in 2012 estimated that knowledge workers spend as much as 1.8

How Quick Base Empowers Women Builders and Opens Doors to More Fulfilling Careers


It was an externally developed Quick Base solution for project and business management, and its rebuild was part of a bigger initiative for enterprise-wide product and process transformation. Did you know that 46% of Quick Base builders are women?

3 reasons it’s important to go ‘all in’ with your HCM solution


By Steve Bestvater, Product Manager, Payroll. The real beauty of HCM technology is it joins together numerous aspects of HR, payroll, workforce management, time and attendance, benefits and more into a single, cloud-based application. Real-Time Changes. in 2012.

4 updates from readers

Ask a Manager

One product indirectly related has been HR doing a lot more to try and fix some of the toxic work environment. The anonymous emails were more likely a product of some bad chemistry in the office, and there have been efforts to clean it up. I got budget approval and hiring approval for a part-time assistant for her. I was able to find the money and approval for her to attend a national conference important in our field next summer.

my boss has romantic phone conversations that bother me because I’m single

Ask a Manager

This was originally published in 2012. A reader writes: Longtime reader, first time question asker! I explained that the romantic phone calls had become increasingly annoying over time, as the conversations put my focus in the office on my “singledom,” while I ought to be focusing on my work instead. I asked her to please consider not having the phone calls while I’m around the office, as they negatively affect my productivity.

The Importance of Diversity and Inclusion On Employee Engagement


It is no secret that there is a positive correlation between highly engaged workforces and strong employee productivity and business performance. The collective impact of these bursts of discretionary effort leads to a noticeable increase in productivity, performance and business outcomes.

Harsh Reality of a Bad Hire

Cielo HR Leader

Cultural fit was a mess; productivity in the negative. Whatever the cause, you’re back to square one—thousands of dollars of investment, time and preparation gone, and the chair to an important position open once again. Lost time due to recruiting and training another worker (40%).

How to Study for the SPHR Exam


Today we’ll go over some of the best practices for SPHR study preparation as well as the launch of the new SPHR Study Course. I have been avoiding taking this test but will be signing up to take it again in December 2012. I hope to get a better test this time.

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Staying compliant as a global workforce


An organisation must understand each payroll data category well – down to the country level, and the current source of each data type within their organisation. Firstly, do existing systems and processes support accurate, timely submission of data per country?

Dave Ulrich New 2015 HR Competencies

Strategic HCM

As usual when these competencies are being updated, I'm struggling a little to see how they could be improved, especially as I did particularly like the last, 2012 version. And I'm looking forward to seeing Dave Ulrich speak before me on Thursday.

HR TechStack – Workforce Management


Workforce Management software helps organizations plan, manage, and track employee work, including labor requirements, employee schedules, and paid time off (PTO). Track employee attendance and workforce competencies. Now you can track your attendance with ibeacons and mobile apps.

Collective intelligence: Improving top team effectiveness

HR Times

As public scrutiny of top teams (boards of directors and C-suite leaders) increases, the question arises: How well are top teams set up for success? Conversational structure and inclusive leadership are well-covered ground. 323–332, 2012.

The Top 5 Books We Read About the Future of Work, Hourly Work, American Economy


And, as we’re working to build a product that can be a valuable tool to the modern hourly worker, books (published in the last few years) that paint a picture of the challenges and problems with work are helpful as we continue to make Branch better.