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11 Small Business Tips for an Epic Annual Meeting

ExactHire HR Trends

One of my favorite instances of this benefit is the annual ExactHire company meeting. Having at least six of these yearly meetings under our belt now, I can say we’ve definitely improved our efficiency and meeting outcomes over the years. 10 – Respect everyone’s time.

Back to Basics: Making Your Meetings More Effective

Future of Work

I’ve been studying and writing about organizational meetings for years. But I haven’t spent enough time discussing why making meetings matter is so important. In other words, what is the business case for changing the way you design and lead meetings?

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Free Up Your Time: 5 Types of Flexible HR Software

nettime solutions

Below are 5 types of HR software that can give you r HR team the flexibility they need so they are able to effectively and accurately meet the demands of your business. Scheduling is often integrated with time and attendance software. 2: Time & Attendance.

Advanced User Permissions – June 2016


June 2016 – WorkBright Wire. SHRM 2016. That will take you into a screen where you have an upload option: WorkBright will accept images or PDFs. For the past 6 months our team has been thinking through every user permission issue, meeting with leading HR experts, studying the legal implications of access, and building out one of the most advanced user permission feature sets available in HR technology! . 5 Can’t Miss Sessions at SHRM 2016.

my coworker is lying about attending meetings, I need to fire a volunteer, and more

Ask a Manager

My coworker is lying about attending meetings. My fellow coworker, who is also a director in my unit, is supposed to attend a weekly meeting on marketing and report back to our staff. I have noticed that this director really couldn’t answer many of my questions about the marketing meetings when I would follow up with her reports. The head of Marketing told me that no one from our unit has attended the weekly meetings in six months.

How to Build a Successful Leadership Pipeline

Get Hppy

Attend career fairs at local colleges, launch internship programs, and create a strong social media and online presence to attract young talent. A graduate recruitment program is the future of the company, so take the time to think about which skills and characteristics are the most important.

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my boss is constantly texting and emailing during meetings

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: My boss, the president of our company, constantly looks at his phone during meetings. One example is the weekly meetings he sets up for my coworkers and me so we can give him weekly updates. However, he either doesn’t attend or looks at his phone the entire time. Today, he asked that I set up a meeting so he could point out some changes he’d like to see on the draft of a project I’m working on that I sent out.

Don’t Let Annual Leave Slip Through Your Fingers (It’s Hurting Your Business!)

Get Hppy

In our experience, stressed out, burnt-out , employees who don’t feel they can take time-off, will quickly be looking to jump-ship for a company which offers them a better work-life balance. Indeed, Brazilian company Semco, has been lightyears ahead of the trust game for a long time.

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Meet ‘Model 2’ Christina, the happier, healthier version

Thrive Global

And, in 2016, the disease claimed the life of her baby sister. Christina enjoyed her time as a student at North Dallas High School so much that she returned as a teacher. She agreed, with a caveat: She needed to be released in time to attend the graduation ceremony Saturday.

4 Tips to Effectively Manage Remote Teams


Choose an online-based system employees have access to wherever they are, like FingerCheck time clock software. If you’re managing remote workers that never come into the office, face time is important. Consider using video conference technology for meetings.

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3 Ways to Improve Benefits Communication

HR Daily Advisor

Effective benefit communication requires employers to invest time and resources to educate employees. Register today for this timely HR event. Informational meetings. by Karen Gustin, executive vice president of Ameritas Group Division.

The Power of Building An External Network


We all know that we should be networking; even those of us who hate the very idea are at least vaguely aware that there’s some established benefit to meeting other people in our fields, people who might introduce us to great opportunities down the line. Many of us like to think of ourselves as open-minded and hungry to meet lots of different people with interesting ideas. Regardless of generation or industry, most professionals prefer to meet face-to-face.

Busyness Is Not Productiveness


As I met with people, I notices how busy they were, their calendars were filled from the morning to evening with meetings, many had multiple meetings scheduled concurrently. I became curious about the number of meetings and their “busyness.”

Think Like a Workplace Futurist


It’s time to stop thinking in terms of generations; such thinking makes it too easy to buy into assumptions. AMC used these insights to develop a hiring process that screened for these traits in applications.

5 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make

Unbridled Talent

Whenever possible, I like to attend other sessions at these events – because I enjoy learning, and I also want to watch great speakers, so I can continue to grow and improve as a speaker myself. Never show, mention, or refer to something the audience cannot see clearly on the screen.

VR Headsets and Human Resource Technology — Yes, I’m Serious

Oracle HCM - Modern HR in the Cloud

Once you put them on, you’re completely immersed in whatever is displayed on a screen that’s right in front of your eyes. 1: Amazon Echo Meets Oracle HCM Cloud Voice assistants such as Amazon’s Echo and Apple’s Siri are becoming a bigger part of our lives.

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8 Great Places That Are Not Job Boards To Recruit Employees


Unless of course you have pre-screening questions built in to your application process – but that’s a post for another time. The next time you have a job opening, here are 8 great places to recruit good employees: Employee Referral Programs – Look around the office.

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5 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make

Unbridled Talent

Whenever possible, I like to attend other sessions at these events – because I enjoy learning, and I also want to watch great speakers, so I can continue to grow and improve as a speaker myself. Never show, mention, or refer to something the audience cannot see clearly on the screen.

Text Messages Are the Candidate Engagement Tool Recruiters Are Waiting For


Mobile allows for individuals to be connected in real time, on the fly and literally from the palm of their hand. In App Engagement Keep in mind that 89% of time spent via mobile happens within an app like Facebook, Amazon, or Snapchat.

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Big Conference Attendee Tips — #HRTechConf, #HRTechWorld, #WorkdayRising

In Full Bloom HR

It’s that time of year again, and this year I’m scheduled for three major HR technology conferences between now and Halloween. and that’s a huge help because I’ll be speaking at each of these conferences as well as hosting all manner of industry meetings.

How to Spot Employee Theft and What You Can Do About It


Employee theft is on the rise – it runs the gamut from stealing office supplies and padding time to committing fraud. Many times theft can occur out of opportunity. Investing time in the hiring process can help weed out potential problem employees. For example, if your company has a strict time and attendance policy don’t be lax about your own time away from the office. Their timesheets are easily viewable, and Mike sees that Mary has padded her time.

Talent pipeline management strategy: tips for an effective pipeline


Creating a talent pipeline strategy takes time and needs careful planning but when you get it right, it can shorten the time it takes to make a hire (in other words, time-to-fill ) and enhance your chances of finding the best people. A company should devote time to continuous recruiting, even if there’s no current need. You can adjust your strategies at any time. Attend events.

Digital Detox: How to Unplug and Why You Should


Remember when we all had hopes that technology was going to reduce our “busy time?” However, I also understand the benefits of a “digital detox,” and unplugging from technology from time to time. Our brains need time to unwind after work. No Phones, Internet or Screens.

2nd Chance Employers Give 2nd Chances (and employees love them for it)


Editorial Note: This is a guest post from Max Dubroff, an HR guy I met in Tulsa while attending the OKHR State HR Conference this year. At this critical time in the life of people post-incarceration, they need to be on a new path—one which that person may never even have known could exist.

Examining Relationship Based Physician Recruitment

Hospital Recruiting

The following article will outline effective relationship-based recruitment strategies to include sourcing methods, tailoring site visit to candidate interests, obtaining spouse buy-in, and performing careful screening to eliminate less viable candidates. Attending medical conferences.

It’s the Eve of Disruption


As its name suggested, HireVue’s Digital Disruption 2016 in Park City, Utah was, for the most part, all about distrupting HR through technology. I personally had an opportunity to meet Rusty a number of years ago at a much smaller gathering of CHROs.).

5 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make

Unbridled Talent

Whenever possible, I like to attend other sessions at these events – because I enjoy learning, and I also want to watch great speakers, so I can continue to grow and improve as a speaker myself. Never show, mention, or refer to something the audience cannot see clearly on the screen.

my manager said the wrong number when giving me a raise, director sent around a photo of my messy desk, and more

Ask a Manager

She calls a meeting with me and insists I must have misheard. She tells me all her notes for this meeting specifically mentioned the 3%, not 6%. I was dismissed from my employer of eight years over a Facebook post, in which I stated that I owned and knew how to use a small pocket knife, and mentioned that part-time workers don’t understand the difficulty of working full-time. I started a full-time, career-type job three months ago that I’m very happy at.

The Biggest HR Event of the Year is Almost Here


You’ll find SumTotal team members all over the conference… attending and presenting sessions, conducting demos, and, of course, catching up with our customers! Innovation Demos on the Big Screen. Check the Pocket Guide or online agenda for session dates and times.

5 Ways To Rock Star HR Leadership


As a talent management practitioner and speaker, I spend a lot of time living HR topics. At the time, it was a huge part of the business of a corporation which still exists, albeit in different businesses. Of course, although we’d like to believe differently, this happens all the time.

I moved for my husband but can’t find work in my field, recruiting by text message, and more

Ask a Manager

So you probably have a relatively limited window of time to really pursue it, if that’s what you want to do. I am not currently job hunting — I love my job — but I also believe in always taking the meeting/interview/convo if possible, because you never know what will happen next. I replied that at this time I was not looking to make a move, which is 100% true. In general, employers are very comfortable rejecting people because they have to do it all the time.

Go Global !!

Everyday People

We can talk via Skype or video conferencing regardless of distance or time zone. It happened again when I attended my first HRevolution event and we were astonished that others who were active in Social Media in HR actually existed and that we were real people and not just avatars on a screen.

Anecdotes, Stereotypes, and Hiring Cojones

Robin Schooling

Last week I had the pleasure of participating as a “mock interviewer” (Lord… how many times have I done this in my HR career?) and social time!) Once upon a time when I was a single mother with a young daughter I wanted the same thing as these graduates in 2016.

Should Employers Say No to Pokémon Go?


Weiss offers managers five “valuable strategies to safely manage Pokémon Go perils” at work: Prioritize Performance over Pokémon: Start watching your employees’ timeliness and attendance with greater attention than usual in the coming weeks. – Note any employees walking around with gazes fixed on their smartphone screens (and exhibiting an accompanying semi-spaced-out demeanor).

5 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make

Unbridled Talent

Whenever possible, I like to attend other sessions at these events – because I enjoy learning, and I also want to watch great speakers, so I can continue to grow and improve as a speaker myself. Last year, I attended a conference breakout session led by a speaker with an impressive title. “I’m not going to bore you with that…” “We don’t have time to talk about that today…” “What time is it?”

Recruiting Pro Stacy Zapar Shares 6 Tips for Reaching Out to Candidates

Linkedin Talent Blog

The best time to do that is at the initial intake meeting with the hiring manager, where Zapar always recommends bringing the proverbial red pen (or any pen, or a laptop) to really dissect the job posting. Now’s the time to find out, not after weeks of trial and error.

new coworker keeps asking if I hate him, dinner with coworkers on business trips, and more

Ask a Manager

I wonder what would happen if you said yes the next time he asks if you hate him? But I suppose that’s not good advice so instead, the next time he says it, say this: “That’s a really odd question to continue asking a coworker and it’s getting exhausting to answer over and over. With the constant repeating of trivial questions, ask him what’s up: “You’ve asked me that a few times.” “Do I have nothing in common with my coworkers and would much rather have time to myself.

Managing Pokemon GO "perils at the office".tips via a lawyer's perspective!


Time Flies as Fast as a Pokemon Pidgeotto” when you're playing. Employees may lose their sense of time (as well as their sense of reality, in terms of career preservation) once immersed in such a clearly addictive augmented reality game.

can I get out of a personality assessment at work, my coworker constantly fact-checks everything, and more

Ask a Manager

If a team member mentions information in a meeting, casually discusses a topic in the hallway, or sends an email to the team, this coworker will fact-check the information and reply-all and/or discuss her findings with the group. Typically incorrect information is pointed out a few times a week. In the most recent incident, my boss and several others were copied the second time around. I studied computer programming during my time at my university.

Knock-Knock: Let Technology In The Job Search Today

Women of HR

However, since you had no idea what opportunities were available, it was usually just that, you filled out an application and unbeknownst to you at the time, it went into the company Black Hole of Applications, never to be dug out again. Therefore, think twice…okay…three times before you put anything on the web that you wouldn’t want published on tv for all of your friends and family to see. I don’t know who developed these arduous, long, time draining pieces of technology.