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Tableau Conference 2018 Takeaways

Aberdeen HCM Essentials

Set against the festive backdrop of New Orleans, I had the pleasure of attending and soaking in the vibes of (purportedly) 17,000 enthusiastic data jockeys and analytical ninjas. full-time employees at just over 125 million Perhaps more analogous, Microsoft claims over 1.2 billion people across the globe are using some form of MS Office product. Can we solve it with cross-functional teams, focus groups, team-building exercises, or trust falls?

How to encourage good teamwork habits with behavioural nudges

Saberr

Once these behaviours have been identified, focus on them one at a time and consider the most simple way to encourage good habits. Can we apply the same theory to our work to create high performing teams? How can we apply nudges to improve team performance?

59 Awesome Employee Engagement Ideas & Activities for 2018 (Plus 10 New Bonus Ideas)

SnackNation

59 Awesome Employee Engagement Ideas & Activities for 2018 (Plus 10 New Bonus Ideas). Find out what your team members are passionate about. Want to know a great way to get your team more involved and committed? Stand for something your team can be proud of. Team walks.

3 Ways to Help Remote Workers Feel the Seasonal Spirit — #12DaysofHCM

Ultimate Software

Telecommuting options have exploded over the past decade, and Gallup’s 2017 report showed that 43% of professionals work remotely at least some of the time. Remote contributors commonly report lower stress levels, higher productivity, and a better work-life balance.

6 low-cost employee engagement ideas

The Predictive Index

Employee engagement is essential to a productive, innovative workplace. These employees are unhappy at work and may even try to undermine what other employees are building and accomplishing. For an easier time reaching your company’s goals, consider these six employee engagement ideas. This could be a new product, service, marketing tactic—or something else entirely. This will help them be more productive and feel heard and valued in the workplace.

HR and the Distributed Workforce: Working Apart Together (5 Tips)

Digital HR Tech

No, it’s about getting everyone to work together as a team, too. It’s up to recruiters and hiring managers to find the right people in order to create a high-performing team. But a necessary one at the same time. Have regular team meetings and always use video for them.

3 Key Ingredients for an Effective Work Retreat

Tsheets

How to thrive and stay productive in an unplugged, off-the-grid work environment. While beneficial (conferences, for example, usually include a lot of skill-sharpening, speech-attending, and networking), travel can often call for early mornings and late nights.

12 budget-friendly team bonding activities for your business

Insperity

Team bonding activities can be an effective strategy for building a strong, cohesive workforce. Although working together may give your employees a glimpse into their coworkers’ personalities and work styles, it doesn’t always foster the team dynamic that bonding activities can help you build – company-wide. Extreme or embarrassing activities like this have given team building a bad name in some circles. Tailor activities to your team bonding goals.

How To Create A Culture Of Connection Within Your Organization

SuccessFactors

But when it comes to building a great employee engagement experience, executives report they’re struggling to do it well, with the vast majority indicating they’re not ready to address it. Employees need to hear about their accomplishments and opportunities to grow in real time.

What Hotel Owners and Operators Can Learn from the Chicago-Area Hotel Worker Strike

Hireology

The employees on strike are represented by the union UNITE HERE Local 1 and include housekeepers, doormen, cooks, bartenders, room service attendants and more. Now is a better time than ever to refresh your people strategy to attract and retain quality employees across roles.

How to Make Your Next Company Outing Unforgettable

SnackNation

If planning your company outing seems more like a tiresome chore than a privilege, then it’s time to refocus your process with some fresh outing ideas. Employees yearn to be part of strong, collaborative teams. They’ll also remember having fun while simultaneously feeling productive.

Paycor Wraps Inaugural HR Center of Excellence Web Summit

Paycor

CINCINNATI, April 05, 2018 ( GLOBE NEWSWIRE ) -- Human Capital Management company Paycor concluded its HR Center of Excellence Web Summit. The HR Center of Excellence Web Summit was free to attend and provided HR professionals with the opportunity to earn Continuing Education credit.

25 Employee Engagement Activities To Reinvent Your Workforce

Vantage Circle

The truth is that most managers treat employee engagement as a one-time thing. They are great team members. For building an effective “Employee of the month” program: Set up parameters and rules: Treat the program as a friendly competition. It will save everyone’s time.

25 Employee Engagement Activities To Reinvent Your Workforce

Vantage Circle

The truth is that most managers treat employee engagement as a one-time thing. They are great team members. For building an effective “Employee of the month” program: Set up parameters and rules: Treat the program as a friendly competition. It will save everyone’s time.

How to plan a successful small group retreat

Fast Company The Future of Work

Twenty-one percent of remote workers said that loneliness was the most challenging part of their working arrangement, according to a 2018 survey by Buffer. Retreats like this can also serve as a networking opportunity to build new professional relationships in a relaxed setting. Schedule time for people to be alone. Remote workers are especially prone to feeling like this, especially if they spend most of their time alone. Arrange a time to cook a meal together.

How to Organize Your Team for Success

BetterSkills

How to build and organize your team for success, a personal story from our CEO & Founder, Tanya Bakalov. Building a team all the way up to five hundred people is no easy task and there’s certainly no manual for it. Trying to do too many cultural shifts at once or doing a big one in a short amount of time is a recipe for disaster. It is vital to look at your team globally and at the individual level.

5 Budget-Friendly Ideas for Launching an Employee Learning and Development Program

Zenefits

The great news about zeroing in on employee learning and development is that there are plentiful resources to get you started that can suit your team size, budget, and time restraints. As an employer, when you provide the opportunity to do so, you signal prioritization of your team’s growth. It may take time for employees to absorb new processes, but once they’ve made it through that curve, their excitement and engagement will be palpable. Crowdsource your team.

These are the pros and cons of a four-day workweek

Fast Company The Future of Work

The four-day workweek is an idea ahead of its time. ” In his own time, Keynes saw the rise of industrialization and assumed the trend toward more efficient work methods would continue. Once a worker earned enough to pay for their necessities, he suggested, they’d opt to spend more time at home or in leisure, reducing the workweek to only two or three days. People will need to be paid more for working less time, so they can afford more leisure time.

Do You Hold Teambuilding Events?

HR Daily Advisor

This can mean increased productivity later. Team events can change that. HR Daily Advisor 2018 Event: Want to learn more about great HR strategies like team building? Let us introduce you to 2018’s premier HR conference.

Re-energize your workforce: 13 easy ways to get employees engaged

HR Morning

Presenteeism – the act of showing up to work unfocused – costs companies $150 billion a year in productivity, according to the American Medical Association. A 2018 Gallup survey reveals only 15% of employees consider themselves engaged in their work.

CX Day: Secrets to a Winning Customer Experience

Ceridian

Previously, the relationship between customers and businesses was largely transactional and one-sided – the business provided a product or service to a customer, the customer acquired or used it, end of story. People buy products, but they stay for service.