Tue.May 24, 2022

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5 ways to build a sustainable recruitment strategy with technology


The tried and true methods of recruitment are fading fast in this environment that favors job seekers. Retaining employees is also more difficult than before since professionals are more willing to leave a job they do not enjoy or where they do not see opportunities for career advancement. The ongoing “Great Resignation” is providing ample proof that employee retention methods of the past will no longer be adequate for the future.

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Career Mapping for a Contingent Workforce


The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics defines contingent workers as “people who do not expect their jobs to last or who reported that their jobs are temporary. They do not have an implicit or explicit contract for continuing employment.”. Businesses choose contingent workers for many reasons. Often, these workers have specialized skills that the organization needs in the moment. .


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4 Ways to Find the Best Candidates on LinkedIn


2022 sees the ongoing challenge of candidate shortages across industries and rising competition for talent. It is becoming harder to find qualified and skilled candidates as new roles become available. In the interest of staying ahead of the competition, it’s more important than ever for recruitment agencies to exercise best practices in the search to source new talent.

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How To Prevent Candidate Ghosting

ClearCompany HRM

You’re most likely familiar with ‘ghosting’ as it applies in the dating world, but did you know that it can also apply during the recruitment and hiring process? 76% of employers say they have been ghosted by candidates in the past year — and 28% of employees themselves say they’ve ghosted a potential employer. Recruiters and human resources teams report an uptick in candidate ghosting throughout the recruitment process, among brand-new hires, and even after an offer has been accepted.

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How HR Can Create a Culture of Feedback

Employees want meaningful feedback. Without it, 98% disengage from their work (Zippia). But do your managers know how to support them? Use this Quick Start Guide to get the conversation started. Your workers don’t just want jobs; they want careers. Invest in your team by giving them meaningful feedback. 65% of employees want more feedback (Zippia). Workers who get daily feedback are 3x more engaged (Clear Company).

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Strategic Compliance: Wage Garnishment Risk Avoidance

HR Bartender

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes. (Editor’s Note: Today’s article is brought to you by our friends at ADP , a comprehensive global provider of cloud-based human capital management solutions. Industry analyst firm Nelson Hall recently identified ADP as a leader in both the small and medium business as well as mid to large market segments. Congrats to them!

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The Future of Accounts Payable Automation


Today, with modern technology and procedures, your accounting teams’ future will change. Various innovations, such as automating accounts payable, electronic payments, as well as, virtual cards will become mandatory. Here we present some predictions for AP in the long run and how clients can use cloud-based accounts payable solution to future-proof business.

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10 Active Listening Skills to Level up in the Workplace!


Active Listening as a survey methodology involves continuously listening to your employees and taking action based on the feedback provided. It is the latest wave in HR’s survey pool, that asks a few consistent questions to measure a baseline concept, then supplements it with rotating questions on that same theme based on responses or actions taken by the organization.

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Redefining Ambition and Career Development

Julie Winkle Giulioni

Many definitions of “leadership” exist; but the ones that always resonate for me involve an element of bringing people along, helping them grow and progress, and facilitating their development as people and their careers. And I have the feeling that similar definitions are deeply held by many leaders – especially given the frequency of one question I’m asked over and over: “What should I do with my ‘I’m good where I am’ employee who lacks ambition, doesn’t seem to want to grow, and is completely

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Why We Need More Than Offices to Foster Connection and Belonging at Work

The Muse

Traditional office culture was never the right fit for everyone. And in fact, flexible work is a critical tool in improving a sense of connection and belonging.

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How to Conquer These 4 Top-of-Mind HR Challenges

It’s a never-ending tightrope act, trying to find the balance between creating benefits offerings that adapt to the uniqueness of your people, managing your own time and resources, and maintaining the organization’s bottom line. And the ever-changing policies and laws can make cultivating a competitive employee benefits strategy feel impossible. Whether you’re concerned about adapting to new pay transparency laws, managing global benefits packages, return-to-office mandates, or 401(k) and retire

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Toxic culture in SMBs: 6 ways to address it


But is this research truly as revelatory as some would imply? Not exactly. This research, while profound, simply confirms anecdotal and educated assumptions about the causes of high turnover among businesses. It does, however, raise questions about toxic culture among small- and medium-sized businesses, who aren’t covered in this research. Table of Contents.

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What is Company Culture and How Do You Develop It?


Jump to section. What is company culture? Why is company culture important? How company culture impacts employees. What does a healthy company culture look like? Steps to develop company culture. How to evaluate company culture. How to improve company culture. Examples of companies with great organizational culture.

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my boss talked me out of quitting, addressing hiring managers by their first names, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my boss talked me out of quitting, addressing hiring managers by their first names, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. I tried to resign, my boss cried, and I agreed to stay. I have been planning to go to grad school in a new field, and while working part-time in my old field, I got another part-time job in this new field.

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Company Culture: What it is and How to Improve it

Quantum Workplace

A healthy company culture is a basic component of any successful organization. It lays the groundwork for strong employee engagement, retention, and performance. And this reality isn’t going unnoticed by business leaders. In fact, almost 70% of employees and leaders say culture is more important to business success than strategy and operations. And 69% of leaders credit much of their success during the pandemic to company culture.

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Here Are the HR Trends to Watch in 2024 + Plus Advice for Driving Impact!

The pressure is on to create a positive onboarding experience. Plus, a sub-par onboarding process can domino into other concerns such as low performance, burnout (for you and new hires), and retention challenges. Our 2024 State of HR report will give you a realistic picture of the HR landscape and tips to onboarding effectively in the year to come.

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The Human Aspect of HR Communications Strategies


If you’re in HR, no matter your role, you have complex messages to communicate to employees. You also likely have a hard time getting them to pay attention. This frustration […]. The post The Human Aspect of HR Communications Strategies appeared first on TalentCulture.

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Employee value proposition: A key ingredient to gaining and retaining top talent


Do you aspire to position your organization as an employer of choice ? While there are many steps to building that reputation over time, one accessible strategy that you can implement almost immediately is to establish an employee value proposition (EVP). In this article you’ll learn: What is an employee value proposition (EVP)? How does an EVP help position you as an employer of choice?

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How to Track Employee Productivity With Human Resource KPIs


For every business, employee productivity is of supreme importance. After all, employee productivity translates into the profitability of your company. But, how productive are your employees? Are they productive or it only seems so on the surface? When it’s about employee productivity, you can’t assume things, you need evidence to know the efficiency of your workforce. .

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What We Might Learn from the Global Workplace


Why are American career, HR and workplace practices seemingly so far behind our peer countries around the globe? And are there models elsewhere to adapt here? Those are questions I’ve been asking myself quite a bit lately. I chair an initiative that fosters public conversation and knowledge about the implications of longer lives. I also host a podcast, “Century Lives,” from the Stanford Center on Longevity.

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Maximizing Your Health Plan Design Using Data-Driven Insights

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32 Training Specialist Interview Questions and Tips for Answering Them

Analytics in HR

Interviews are one of the best ways to discover if an applicant is the right match for an open position and the organization. If you’re trying to land a training specialist role, your interview performance will be a deciding factor. Preparation is the key to successful job interviews. To help you along in the process, we’ve assembled a selection of 32 training specialist interview questions with some suggestions for formulating your responses.

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Women are Both Penalized and Rewarded for Showing Agency at Work

IO At Work

New research finds that some agentic qualities lead women to be viewed as more promotable, while others have the opposite effect.

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What is Fair Chance Hiring?

Crimcheck | Pre-Employment & Background Check Information

What is Fair Chance Hiring? Fair Chance Hiring is the practice of treating applicants with a criminal history the same as every other qualified candidate. Fair chance hiring is often synonymous with second chance hiring practices. Simply put, candidates with criminal backgrounds are given a fair chance for job opportunities, or a second chance at entering the workforce.

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CFOs Are Feeling the Inflation Squeeze: How Brokers Can Help


Quick Look: In the midst of the highest inflation rate since 1981 and spiking costs for healthcare plans, CFOs are feeling the impact of this double-whammy situation. Today’s employees expect tailored medical benefits as part of their overall compensation package, yet balancing costs with increasing demands is proving to be more challenging than ever.

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Improving Access To & Utilization Of Cancer Screening With Color

Discover how Color's comprehensive care solution is revolutionizing cancer screening adherence and knowledge. Through an in-depth case study, Color's unique approach to comprehensive cancer care has shown significant benefits in increasing screening rates and enhancing patient knowledge. Participants reported a 2-3x increase in adherence to screening guidelines over just 8 weeks, with 84% of participants increasing their familiarity with timing and frequency of cancer screening.

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6 Top Namely Features for Today’s HR Teams (Ranked by Our CEO)


Today, HR in mid-market organizations is challenged with rapid growth, a competitive hiring market, and learning to manage employees all over the world – just to name a few. And the reality is, many are tasked with navigating the new world of work with a small team and limited resources.

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Crafting an Inclusive Holiday Policy


Quick look: The American workforce is the most diverse it’s ever been, and it’s time for employers to revise their company calendars to match that. A properly planned inclusive holiday policy can help employees feel valued and respected, while also helping employers recruit talent, retain staff, and strengthen diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) within their organization.

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The most successful change management principles and initiatives

Business Management Daily

In today’s constantly evolving business landscape, no company will last long without being adept at implementing change. Whether it’s a massive organization-wide transformation or a simple tweak to an HR policy — all change efforts require a clear vision, constant communication, and buy-in from every department. For example, the COVID-19 pandemic made change necessary for thousands of companies nearly overnight.

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What is Volunteer Time Off (VTO) and How to Use it?

HR Lineup

Including leave policies in workers’ compensation is one of the strategies to retain and attract top talent. One of the elements included in the leave package is volunteer time off (VTO), which has become an effective way for companies to encourage their employees to reach out to others in society. Note that VTO has many benefits not only for employees but businesses. .

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6 Strategies to Navigate Social Determinants of Health for a Better Workplace

In today’s dynamic work landscape, where the lines between personal and professional life blur, understanding the intricate interplay between social determinants of health (SDoH) and emotional wellbeing is paramount. Employers must acknowledge that the whole person comes to work and every aspect of a person’s personal and professional life, especially their mental health, comes with them.