Book Review – An Introduction to Management Consultancy

Workplace Psychology

An Introduction to Management Consultancy by Marc Baaij is a book that really pulls back the curtains and reveals the inner workings of management consultancies. I have never seen a book about management consulting like this before. Clients may manipulate consultants as well.”

Book Summary & Review — Anxiety at Work: 8 Strategies to Help Teams Build Resilience, Handle Uncertainty, and Get Stuff Done by Adrian Gostick & Chester Elton

Workplace Psychology

According to Adrian Gostick, one of the main reasons for writing the book had to do with his (now) 25-year-old son, Anthony (Tony) Gostick, who had been struggling with anxiety since high school and had always wanted his dad to write about this topic.

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How to Buy Employee Time Clocks For Small Business in 2020: The All-Encompassing Guide

SwipeClock

You found the most comprehensive guide to employee time clocks on the web. 6 Critical Reasons Why You Need an Employee Time Clock. To prevent employee time theft. In this article, we’ll dive into everything you need to know about time clocks. Types of Employee Time Clocks.

How to Buy Employee Time Clocks For Small Business in 2021: The All-Encompassing Guide

SwipeClock

You found the most comprehensive guide to employee time clocks on the web. If you have a small business and need a time clock, you’ve come to the right place. When it comes to tech, an employee time clock should be your first purchase. Prevent employee time theft.

How to create, implement and enforce a time and attendance policy

Insperity

A time and attendance policy – the set of rules for your employees on when to show up for work and in what circumstances they can be excused – is essential for running your business successfully. This conversation definitely applies to your company as well.

Tin’s List of Best Books 2019

Thrive Global

2019 is almost over and it is time for my annual list of the best books that I’ve read this year. I spent relatively more time writing than reading (stay tuned for more info in 2020), but I still managed to hit my official goal of 22 and my stretch goal of 30. Hi there!

Employee Wellness Surveys

TalenX

It is every companies’ responsibility to preserve the health and integrity of its workforce by implementing workplace wellness programs. What is an employee wellness survey? Components of an employee wellness survey. Physical wellness – Implementation of exercise routines.

Business Timing Is About More Than Getting an Approval

HR Bartender

One of the career lessons I’ve had to learn is that “timing is everything”. While my timing was off in pitching the idea, a right time did happen to make it work. It might have been something for themselves, like a pay increase or attending training. And working well.”.

Sleep Well to Travel Well

Thrive Global

Ample research links sleep quality and quantity to performance including alertness, memory, creativity, cognitive reaction times and accuracy. I’ve been focusing on improving my sleep habits for years and offer the following five strategies to try the next time your work takes you on the road. This can sometimes take some time, especially if your room is on an upper floor or if the window gets direct exposure to the setting sun in the summertime.

Nurse Angela Lee: “Mental wellness”

Thrive Global

Mental wellness: Create your sacred place, I absolutely love my meditation space, I went to Hobby Lobby & purchase some mini wedding lights, energy candles, affirmation cards and put on my guide meditation. I kindly, decline, due to my fear of blood at that time.

5 ways employees could be scamming your time and attendance system

Insperity

What is time clock or time card fraud? Well, remember that kid from elementary school who was always trying to figure out a way to change the grades on his report card? Only now he’s an adult, and he’s trying to figure out a way to scam his company time sheets. When it comes to time clock fraud, even padding each work day with just a few extra minutes adds up. With overtime at the time-and-a-half rate of $15, you’re paying an extra $30 a week.

Time Out

Thrive Global

Since my burnout in 2013 I’ve created better boundaries in all areas of my life and that my ‘me time’ and daily practices are non-negotiable. And as it was my business, surely I could just take the time off when I wanted it. And in 2017, I went back to booking regular holidays.

The 71+ Biggest HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2019

Digital HR Tech

Today’s HR tech conferences offer countless of interesting talks held by industry leaders as well as the opportunity to connect in real life with your peers, to exchange thoughts and ideas with them and perhaps even find a solution to some of your biggest HR challenges. Price : 625 GBP for HR professionals (two days pass), 10% discount for group bookings (two or more people). And what a great excuse to hit the Swiss slopes the weekend following the event, book your cabin!

Educator and mom of two’s first book based on her own life and disability

Thrive Global

Dr. Green used this passion, and her own life story, in writing her first children’s book, Completely Me. Justine poured her own story into every page in the book, and it yields an incredible and empowering story that resonates with every child and parent. Use your time wisely.

warning coworkers about my book’s adult content, returning to work 2 weeks after having a baby, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, warning coworkers about my book’s adult content, returning to work 2 weeks after having a baby, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Should I warn my coworkers about my book’s adult content? Congratulations on the book!

15 Top HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2018

Digital HR Tech

Last week, I had the pleasure to attend one of the first HR tech conferences of the year, UNLEASH London (formerly HR Tech World). And to save you some time, we’ve selected 15 great events we think are worth attending this year. 15 HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2018. Price : 1200 Australian dollars + GST, a 2-for-1 offer for the first 100 bookings. It’s time to talk about the best HR practices and unveil what’s next. Attend the event.

Contact Tracing for #COVID19: What HR Needs to Know

HR Bartender

We’ve spoken to Gregg before when his book “ Human Capital: Your Last Differentiator ” came out, which in just thinking about the title, makes our conversation even more relevant today.

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Tips On Creating The Vacation-Themed Vibe To Your Home, In These Current Times!

Thrive Global

Well, during this current time, that has all come to a temporary end. What if there was more that we can do, within this given period of time; in taking on, further riches of the travel experience? Well, bring the vacation to you. Create A Scrap Book.

The 71+ Biggest HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2019

Digital HR Tech

Today’s HR tech conferences offer countless of interesting talks held by industry leaders as well as the opportunity to connect in real life with your peers, to exchange thoughts and ideas with them and perhaps even find a solution to some of your biggest HR challenges. Price : 625 GBP for HR professionals (two days pass), 10% discount for group bookings (two or more people). And what a great excuse to hit the Swiss slopes the weekend following the event, book your cabin!

How to manage with well-being in mind

PI Worldwide

You may have heard that we’re dealing with “unprecedented times.” For those navigating full-time remote work for the first time, this truly is uncharted territory. To replenish resources, it’s important to find recovery time. Encourage them to take breaks and time off. .

8 surefire steps to handle employee attendance issues

Insperity

Maybe you’re the kind of business leader who prefers to create a work culture free from the corporate grind of time clocks, rules and rigid schedules. Or you don’t want to be that person at your company, the one who knows exactly what time everyone gets into the office. In some cases, that could mean losing a valuable contract, and earning your company a reputation for not delivering a product or service on time. I know you showed up late a couple of times.

This Is a Surprising Sign of Burnout You May Be Missing

Thrive Global

Although we walk all the time, our walking is usually more like running. When we repeat this breathing pattern several times, the body relaxes with each breath. Afterward, we can slow down and take one challenge at a time, one step at a time.

“How to write a book that sparks a movement”, with Chelle Neff

Thrive Global

Change starts one person at a time. You don’t need to reach a thousand people at a time, although a fast selling book can help that. Instead think of how each person reading your book can make a change. When I was really young, I was always reading and had a book in hand.

Allie Bear: “Snuggle time”

Thrive Global

It’s incredibly important, especially as an influencer, to remember that life outside of the screen is what truly counts at the end of our time here. I make “snuggle time” and hugs with my children, friends or family part of my daily routine.

16 Workplace Wellness Challenge Ideas to Try at the Office

Rise

Companies could all be better for focusing on their people’s personal health and wellness. Workplace wellness challenges are a great way to encourage healthy living amongst employees. The idea is to gamify health challenges and incentivize team members to stick to their health and wellness goals. . We’ve compiled a list of 16 workplace wellness challenge ideas to get you started. Related reading: How to Design an Effective Employee Wellness Program.

Book Review: The Power of Positive Leadership

Workplace Psychology

NOTE: For this book review, I intentionally and excessively quoted the author throughout the post. I never thought I would be reading and reviewing a book by Jon Gordon. The simple reason is that I’m not a fan of books written in a fable format. Many of Gordon’s previous books were written in a “business fable” format (e.g., Gordon’s latest book, The Power of Positive Leadership , is not written in a fable format so I decided to review it.

How to Find the Time for Mentoring

Thrive Global

But, scheduling free time isn’t a luxury, it’s necessary. Most importantly, when you find time for mentoring, you choose the opportunity to recharge and expand your horizons. But, that’s definitely not the most productive use of your time. Be realistic with your time.

It’s Geaux Time !!

Everyday People

Any time I get a chance to interact with my HR peers in person is a joy for me. This conference had an extra twist added to it because the theme was based on my book, HR on Purpose !! We took in local sites like the State Capitol and the Old State Capitol as well as visit a historical plantation. Every person attending the game had these colors on. It’s Geaux Time HR !! HR HR Books HRonPurpose Human Resources intentional LSU SHRM

Ten Practical Steps to Boost Your Overall Well-being

Thrive Global

Health and over-all well-being need not be complicated and it certainly does not need to cost a lot of money. Now, with this triad, the potential is there for over-all well-being and optimum health. Overall well-being goes far beyond the human perception of aesthetics.

The Time Trainual Saved My Internship

Trainual

Then, I saw it: Make a copy of the resource for everyone attending the event. The task was big enough to feel like an accomplishment and small enough to go home on time. And maybe a free moment to read a book that wasn’t assigned (I was an English major, after all).

Graduating? It’s Your Time to Thrive!

Thrive Global

Graduation is always a time of transition, with newly minted graduates optimistically but anxiously heading out into an uncertain world to make their futures. Your Time to Thrive is made for this moment. I love reading them , attending them and giving them.

Lynell Ross of Test Prep Insight: “Good habit for Wellness”

Thrive Global

Good habit for Wellness: Eat a fruit or vegetable with every meal and snack. Good habit for Performance: Go to bed and wake up at the same time each day. Good habit for Focus: Set aside time each to practice focusing. Do this three times and notice how much calmer you feel.

Part-Time Jobs for Students: What to Look Out for?

HR Digest

Part-time jobs for students are hard to find, in the competitive world of today, most companies and organizations look for people who have experience and skills. As such, there are hardly few organizations who let students work for them either as internships or as minor part-time duties.

15 Top HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2018

Digital HR Tech

Last week, I had the pleasure to attend one of the first HR tech conferences of the year, UNLEASH London (formerly HR Tech World). And to save you some time, we’ve selected 15 great events we think are worth attending this year. 15 HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2018. Price : 1200 Australian dollars + GST, a 2-for-1 offer for the first 100 bookings. It’s time to talk about the best HR practices and unveil what’s next. Attend the event.

Small Business Management: Books, Apps & Tools + Business Partnership Advice

SwipeClock

The Best Books For Learning About Running a Business. In addition, we explore the books that business experts recommend. Zoho Books. You paid a one-time upfront cost. The software described in this post is cloud-based as well. Time Tracking.

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