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5 Ways to Improve Company Culture and Mental Health of Employees

ScaleHRO

Now more than ever, businesses are realizing the importance of creating a supportive work environment and good company culture for their employees. Since employees are the backbone of your business it is imperative to provide them with a good company culture as that in turn increases retention rates, and ultimately leads to better success overall.

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Getting Military Benefits Right

TLNT: The Business of HR

For many of us, yesterday’s Memorial Day well and truly marks the beginning of summer.

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I had to clean up after my boss’s toddler, refusing to interview after business hours, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, I had to clean up after my boss’s toddler, refusing to interview after business hours, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. I had to clean up after my boss’s toddler. I’m a new intern in a small office. My supervisor brings her adorable almost-two-year-old into the office.

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8 Steps for Starting a Recruitment Agency in the UK

Manatal

Starting a new business can be an exciting and stressful time for any aspiring entrepreneur. The tremendous effort of putting a business plan to action and watching it come to life can be risky in even the best of economic situations. In the aftermath of the century-defining disruption caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic, many aspects of the workforce have been permanently altered.

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AI & DEI: With Great Opportunities Comes Great HR Responsibility

Speaker: Jen Kirkwood - Partner, Responsible HR & AI at IBM and World Economic Forum Executive Fellow

The promise of AI for today’s organizations is real, yet in a frenzied state of experimentation, many stumble to get to a full-scale enterprise. As companies race to discover what generative AI can do, HR must lead conversations about how to balance cutting-edge innovations with integrity, trust, and diversity. Globally, organizations are at a critical intersection of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and AI acceleration.

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Seattle City Council Sets Minimum Wage for Gig Workers

SHRM Resources

Seattle’s City Council adopted a minimum wage for app-based delivery drivers May 31, becoming the first U.S. city to pass such a measure.

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Leading the Overly Self-Critical Employee

The People Equation

“She’s hard on herself, but it’s because she demands excellence. ” “The team is relentless in their pursuit of perfection.” How many times have you heard others – or said something similar – and meant it as a compliment? When employees demand perfection of themselves, there’s a fine line between healthy striving and self-defeating perfectionism.

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How To Provide Effective Manager Training

15Five

Have you ever had to do a job without the proper training? Unfortunately, many companies are setting managers up for failure by failing to build out a process for effective manager training that would improve the lives of many employees. We know that managers have a drastic impact on employee engagement , accounting for at least 70% of the variance in how employees interact with their companies.

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Why Should Companies Hire New Graduates?

ExactHire

Read any article on hiring recent graduates, and you’ll find a litany of ageist aphorisms. Some pigeonhole Millennials as lazy and entitled. Others sing their praises for their ability to be adaptable or ambitious, as opposed to (we’re led to assume) their aged coworkers set in their ways and coasting along until retirement. Then there are fresh takes on Zoomers–the most recent college graduates.

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ServiceNow Acquires Hitch: Entering The Skills And HCM Market

Josh Bersin

Today was some big news. ServiceNow, the leader in enterprise workflow and employee experience platforms, announced the acquisition of Hitch , a small player in the massive market for skills technology and talent marketplace solutions. This puts ServiceNow in direct competition with Workday, Oracle, SAP, and a flurry of others, and opens up the big.

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Early Tenure Turnover: Stop the Revolving Door of Hires

Speaker: Dr. Craig Ellis, Head of I-O Psychology, HighMatch

Are you facing a revolving door of hires, especially within their first 90 days of employment? In this webinar, Dr. Craig Ellis, a leading industrial-organizational (I-O) psychologist, offers insights and strategies to unravel the mystery behind early tenure turnover. Identify the root causes of early attrition to mitigate turnover’s impact in the first 12 months.

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Workhuman Receives Many Workplace Honors, Including Best Workplaces in Tech, Best Workplace for Women, Best Large Company in Ireland, and More

WorkHuman

Framingham, Mass. and Dublin – June 2, 2022 – Workhuman ® , the company revolutionizing the way employees celebrate, connect with, and appreciate each other in the workplace, is committed to building more connected human-centered workplaces that recognize the value and potential of each and every employee, and that starts with their own. As such, the company is proud of its recent honors, including: Great Place to Work ® Ireland: Best Large Workplace 2022 (Workhuman’s 10 th consecutive year on t

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How HR and finance can team up to drive people-centric business strategies

Bob

Collaborative workforces power modern companies. Gone are the days of siloed departments that perform purely administrative functions. The COVID-19 pandemic and Great Resignation made it clear that if companies want to succeed in today’s business world, they must align their business strategies with the demands of the modern workforce and an increasingly talent-driven job market.

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Data-Driven Recruiting – The Top Six Benefits of Adoption

SutiHR

Data-driven recruitment is a new type of approach to hiring by using the latest technologies and data available to analyze the large talent pool and find candidates with the right skills and experience level. In this approach, HR recruiters will take the same large talent pool, evaluate it using various technologies, and drill down until only the best candidate remain.

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15 OD Interventions Every HR Practitioner Should Know

Analytics in HR

Organizational Development (OD) aims to create long-lasting positive changes in an organization’s culture, structure, systems, and processes. You need to understand and be able to apply different organizational development interventions to achieve your goals. Let’s dive into OD interventions definition and examples of OD interventions. Contents Why does your company need organizational development?

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Bridging the Gap: The Intersection of DEI Initiatives and Employee Benefits

Speaker: Jaye Johnson, CBP

Unlock the secrets to transforming your organization’s employee benefits into a strategic tool for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). During this informative session, we will discuss common pitfalls in traditional benefits and then delve into the essence of DEI in employee-centric benefit offerings. This involves not only defining DEI in the workplace but also understanding the pivotal role that employee benefits play in fostering a diverse and inclusive environment.

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#SHRM22 Annual Conference & Expo: The Introvert’s Guide to #Conferencing

HR Without Ego

#Conferencing is a term that has been coined by the #SHRM19Blogger contingent that took on Las Vegas. The annual conference is an EVENT, and it can be overwhelming for those that are first-timers or even recurring attendees. There are a LOT of blog posts by my fellow #SHRM22Influencers that will help you every step of the way for first-time attendees.

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How to automate onboarding tasks using Task Lists

Bob

Onboarding is a process where every party—HR, managers, and individual contributors—has work to do and something at stake. For HR and managers, onboarding is only one of a million things on your daily to-do list. How can you make sure onboarding tasks get done without keeping them top of mind? At HiBob, we recommend using Task Lists : an automation tool in the Bob platform allowing you to automate task creation, set triggers, and simplify complex processes.

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Enhance Lead Generation Using CRM Software

SutiHR

Generating prospects isn’t something new in this business world. Reaching out to the right people interested in the services you provide and converting them into potential clients has been an old practice for business growth. Traffic generation and prospects still remain the main challenge for 65% of the marketers. This is the reason why many organizations identify the importance of customer relationship management solution in handling client interactions the right way for generating qualified p

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governor yanked telework for state employees and my office is in chaos

Ask a Manager

This post, governor yanked telework for state employees and my office is in chaos , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I work for the state government in Virginia, and I oversee a division of 15+ people. We’ve all been teleworking for over two years with great success. The governor took over the state’s telework policy enforcement and required employees to come back by July 5 unless there’s an approved telework request for each employee.

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Delivering DEI Training That Drives Real Change

Speaker: Jeffrey Hall, Chief Creative Office of WILL Interactive

Great DEI training improves engagement, retention, and teamwork. Poor training does little. What content areas are right for our organization? How can you construct training around empathy-building, relatable stories for a positive disposition to hard topics? We’ll cover the latest research on how to make training that actually delivers attitudinal and behavioral shifts.

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Productivity Formula: How to Calculate Workplace Productivity?

Replicon

“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” Paul J. Meyer Business leaders and companies’ management have long used the productivity formula to calculate labor.

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How to use Your Voice and Bob’s Surveys to inspire feedback and promote wellbeing 

Bob

We are living in a time of increased awareness about wellbeing. Yet many people are hesitant to open up about their struggles—especially in the workplace. Your people may feel that showing any signs of weakness will negatively impact their chances of advancement and success. On the flip side, however, if their anxiety, distress, or burnout aren’t addressed, they can worsen and eventually impact their ability to perform their jobs well.

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The surprising reasons employees are not exceeding expectations

TLNT: The Business of HR

Talk to most HR or talent management leaders, and you’ll soon find out they can tell you the percentage of employees that are meeting vs. exceeding expectations. This shouldn’t be a surprise really. This type of information has become expected. The problem however, that while these statistics are readily available amongst the HR population, fewer than half of employees themselves actually know whether their performance is where it should be.

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7 Tips For A Successful Remote Hiring Process

TalentCulture

Gone are those days when people used to travel to their workplaces. According to a Pew Research report, about one-fifth of workers having the flexibility to work from home are doing […]. The post 7 Tips For A Successful Remote Hiring Process appeared first on TalentCulture.

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Are There Gaps in Your HR Policies?

Putting the right HR policies in place can help your organization grow smoothly and help your company culture thrive. Use this essential HR checklist to cover the basics and make sure there aren’t any gaps in your HR functions.

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Unlocking Long-Term Employee Success Through Onboarding and Cross-Boarding

6Q

In one way or another, the entire pandemic experience has been one of gravitational transitions. Companies quickly pivoted from in-office to remote work. Business goals changed as if overnight, creating new roles and new needs within organisations, and rendering some positions outdated. This article will outline the importance of employees’ experiences as they undergo those role transitions, including areas of focus and concrete strategies to foster employee engagement and fulfilment throughout

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35 tips for increasing employee engagement

Bob

Engaged employees—those who feel like a genuine part of their company—stay with employers for longer, are more productive and are higher-performing than disengaged employees. They’re your best advocates and any organization’s prized asset. But people don’t engage themselves. Employee engagement is the natural result of a people-first culture that connects people, encourages growth and development, and allows people to bring their authentic selves to work.

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Flexible Work Hours or Remote Work: What Are Employees Choosing in 2022

HR Digest

Flexible work hours and remote work will be more in demand in 2022. Employees, on the other hand, have a choice in terms of how they work. They now have more freedom to select between the two possibilities, which leads to increased job satisfaction and productivity. Let’s look at the benefits of both flexible work hours and remote work. Why is flexibility important in work?

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physically demanding team-building exercise, stinky bathroom, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, physically demanding team-building exercise, stinky bathroom, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. We’re doing a physically demanding “team-building” exercise. My team has planned a team builder at a physically demanding escape room. The whole team has to make it through an obstacle course while solving puzzles to advance to the next obstacle course.

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Managing Your Recruitment Agency Spend in 2024

Feeling overwhelmed by a juggling act of internal recruiting, agency relationships, and direct hire spend? You’re not alone. In today’s competitive talent landscape, building a dream team requires strategic orchestration. Recruiting agencies and search firms provide invaluable services, but managing them effectively alongside your internal team can pose unique challenges.

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How To Write Good Employee Goals and Objectives

Engagedly

Once you’ve decided you are going to set Objectives and Key Results (OKRS) for your employees or for yourself or even just for your team, you might find that you are stumped about what to do next. Logically speaking, you know the next step is going to be writing out goals and objectives. However, writing good goals and objectives is not an easy task.

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Why Is Friendship Important in Life? Here’s Why

BetterUp

Jump to section. Why is friendship important? 10 benefits of friendship. 3 common obstacles to making friends and how to overcome them. Social media and friendship. 5 tips to strengthen your friendships. How to know when it's time to let a friendship go.

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Why digital transformation needs trust more than anything else

TLNT: The Business of HR

Boil it down, and pretty much everything in life comes down to one tiny, five-letter word: trust. Building trust and maintaining reputation is everything. Time and time again it’s been proven that when staff trust their leaders, they’re willing to go on a journey with them. But – and here’s the big ‘but’, according to Edelman’s latest Trust Barometer 2022 a staggering 63% of respondents worry that business leaders are actually lying to them.