3 Key Learnings From HCI’s 2018 Performance Coaching & Development Conference

Reflektive

Human Capital Institute’s popular performance management event in Chicago underwent a bit of a face lift this year starting with a new name: the HCI Performance Coaching & Development Conference. We saw that ‘performance innovation’ was a popular way of talking about that two or three years ago, but as organizations move towards a model of continuous conversation and development, experts are framing this as performance coaching instead of performance management.”.

Top 15 Employee Engagement Strategies for 2020

CuteHR

Which needs Employee Engagement Strategies. Now while discussing the Employee Engagement Strategies, let us understand the 3C components that establish its need. But, to achieve this, the engagement efforts need to be aligned with your overall business strategy and vision.

Three Proven Strategies For Hiring Great People

Dr. Nadine

If you’re like many companies, you’re disappointed with your executive hiring strategy. They’ve attended Ivy League universities, have proven track records of success, and are flowered with rave peer reviews. Executive Coaching Leadership Management Career

Are Managers Cutting It As Coaches?

HRExecutive

to attend Aon Hewitt’s Top Companies For Leaders Think Tank. In these conversations, I was struck by how often HR executives returned to the idea of helping managers adopt a “coaching mind-set” as a key component of their companies’ leadership development strategies.

How to Build a Coaching Certification Program

Namely

Not only will the leaders attending your learning and development programs thank you, but their direct reports will too. Coaching is one of the most effective skills any leader can have in their wheelhouse, and it is the building-block upon which more advanced leadership development can be built. Leaders will quickly burn out from the constant delegations and explanations that drag them away from important tasks and strategy. Later that week, leaders attended a 2.5

Recommended Human Resources Conferences To Attend in 2015

Unbridled Talent

Recently, one of my contacts who is planning her 2015 schedule sent me a question asking for my recommendations for the top 2 – 3 conferences to attend in the US for HR professionals. One of my plans for next year is to attend more conferences in the US; ideally I’d like to attend events where there is a lot of networking, collaborating and great speakers. Since there are so many events happening all the time, it’s hard for me to assess which ones are best.

5 Recruiting Strategies to Win the War for Talent

Cornerstone On Demand

Firms like Deloitte have gotten savvy by attending hack-a-thons to recruit top tech talent with resounding success. Firms like Adobe, Accenture and Deloitte have all abolished this time-tested practice in exchange for project- and experience-based performance management with managers giving consistent, real-time feedback as more of a mentor or coach. The millennial generation is now the largest population on the planet, according to Pew Research.

7 Strategies to Hire Diversity of Thought In Your Organization

Achievers

You have to go where the candidates are and have a long enough lead-time to get a good selection of candidates. Here are seven winning strategies to ensure you hire employees that bring diversity of thought and ideas.

3 Effective Employee Retention Strategies

Surlet

There’s a lot of information out there about employee retention strategies, so how can you tell which are effective employee retention strategies? Effective employee retention strategies are ones that have been proven to work. That’s why we have dug into the research to find out what some business have done to implement effective employee retention strategies. Showcased here are 3 that we think are really unique employee retention strategies -- that worked!

Growing Leaders During Chaotic Times Roundup

Sounding Board

There is no doubt that we are living in chaotic times. It was with this thought in mind that we put on the “ Growing Leaders During Chaotic Times ” event. We had over 130+ people in attendance, moderated by myself (Christine Tao, Founder of Sounding Board) and featuring fantastic speakers such as Dolores Bernardo (Head of Learning, AirBnB), Darren Shimkus (GM, Udemy for Business) and Cynthia Owyoung (Founder, Breaking Glass Forums, ex Github/Yahoo).

Q&A: Rethinking Your Employee Engagement Strategy

Kazoo

Last week we hosted a webinar with Human Capital Institute, Forrester Research Analyst Claire Schooley and Patagonia VP of Human Resources and Shared Services Dean Carter called, It’s Time to Rethink Your Employee Engagement Strategy. Attendees had some great questions that we either didn’t have time to answer or wanted to expand upon here. Technology platforms like HighGround allow you to document in-person feedback and track correlating sentiment over time.

Recommended Human Resources Conferences To Attend in 2015

Unbridled Talent

Recently, one of my contacts who is planning her 2015 schedule sent me a question asking for my recommendations for the top 2 – 3 conferences to attend in the US for HR professionals. One of my plans for next year is to attend more conferences in the US; ideally I’d like to attend events where there is a lot of networking, collaborating and great speakers. Since there are so many events happening all the time, it’s hard for me to assess which ones are best.

Webinar Q&A: Creating and implementing a successful internal communications strategy

Vignette Agency

Recently, and in partnership with our friends Poppulo, our Managing Director, Gregg Apirian and Creative Director, Mike Lepis co-authored a much-needed whitepaper to help internal communications and HR practitioners create an internal communications strategy for their organizations. At the end of the webinar, we received many great questions from those who attended. It is the first step in your process to define a future state of your internal communications strategy.

Bookmark This! Resources to Develop HR Competencies

HR Bartender

If you’re mentoring or coaching an HR professional, these are great suggestions for professional development of HR competencies. As tempting as it may be at times.) But it’s very easy to spend money and time on professional develop without seeing results.

Employee Performance: The 6 Influence Areas

HR Bartender

And we spend a lot of time talking about how to achieve higher levels of employee performance via manager one-on-one meetings, coaching sessions, and career development. Leadership and Management Strategy and Planning Training and Development strategic planning training and developmen

A Knowledge Management Strategy for Non-Profits Working in Developing Countries

Conversation Matters

In this article I have 1) outlined the findings from that study, and 2) developed a knowledge management strategy based on the findings. This is illustrated by their level of staffing, the lack of identified KM roles, and 3) the lack of a KM strategy.

Quick Shots for #HR and Business Pros – #HRTechConf Edition

HR Bartender

Business analysts were the coaches and we (the conference attendees) got to select the winner. Oh, and speaking of SHRM, a few of us found time to host #NextChat’s conversation about women in technology. This conference has become one of my “must-attend” conferences each year.

Talent pipeline management strategy: tips for an effective pipeline

Workable

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. What strategies will I be using? You can adjust your strategies at any time. Attend events.

Your HR Strategy May Involve a Reduction in Headcount

HR Soul

2017 HR Strategy Best Practices. Yet in the end, these other important elements ultimately support– or are related to– the “Core 3” 2017 HR Strategy Ideas– Taking an Honest Look at Your HR Structure. 2017 HR Strategy Best Practices. 2017 HR Strategy Best Practices.

Unapologetically Me

Thrive Global

How did 8 people attending the same ball select the exact same one? We all go through periods of time in our businesses that are challenging to say the least. It’s at those times in particular, that we are more than likely to be open to copying what others are doing.

How to Create an Effective Learning Strategy Inside Your Organization (Part Two)

HR Daily Advisor

To get the most out of your training and development programs, it is necessary to have an effective learning strategy. In fact, selecting the wrong program topic or even the wrong facilitator, can have a highly adverse effect on your initiatives and detour your entire learning strategy.

How To Make The Most Of Your Time At #SHRM17

Saba

It’s that time of year again. The SHRM Annual Conference takes place June 18-23 and this time it’s touching down in the The Big Easy. Here are three simple and effective tips to help you get more out of your time at the SHRM Annual Conference.

3 Steps to More Strategic Meetings

HR Ringleader

I’d challenge you to think of the last few weeks of meetings you attended, and I’d wager that most are tactical. As leaders, how do we reach beyond this to use meeting time more strategically? I’ve been thinking about meetings.

Employee Engagement Strategies (worksheet included!): Improve Communication With A Fun Team Building Activity

EngagementMultiplier

And we kick-started our group effort with a full day of team building activities led by Shannon Waller , a Kolbe Certified Consultant and Strategic Coach presenter, speaker and coach. Once the time was up, we all got back together and presented the person we ‘interviewed’ to the rest of the team. You can also pair this alongside some other employee engagement strategies for dispersed teams that will help to keep your organization engaged!

Too Old to Get a New Job? Think Again.

GetFive

Too often, people believe those over 50 are doomed to have an especially hard time searching for a job. However, she regularly attended the weekly strategic workshops. Regularly attend weekly strategy groups.

8 ways HR can help develop better managers

Qualtrics HR

Here’s how your HR department can support your goal of coaching and developing managers to become the best leaders they can be. Giving new managers specific support in this way can help build their confidence in leading others for the first time. Develop person-specific coaching plans.

Super Meetings: More Effective, Productive, And Collaborative

SuccessFactors

The core strategy team arrives in the meeting room. This includes not having a clear agenda, not understanding the objective of the meeting, not aligning the team values, not understanding the success criteria for each one of the attendees and not tracking the meeting progress in real-time.

Five Ways to Keep Millennial Employees Engaged at Work

KeenAlignment

Millennial employees are three times more likely to change jobs than their non-millennial counterparts, according to a recent Gallup report on millennials in the workplace. These five strategies can help leaders keep millennial employees engaged at work: Provide Ongoing Feedback.

9 Simple Solutions to Common Unemployment Problems

GetFive

In today’s job market, it’s very common for people to be on the job hunt for months at a time. Be flexible with salary: Expect to be paid what is fair, based upon your trade and the job market for such a position at the time. Set aside time to relax and have fun.

Transform your culture: Lessons from a cooperative, First Credit Union for #CeridianCXDay

Ceridian

Here are three simple strategies you can use to transform your culture and create a workplace where employees, and your organization, can succeed. Develop leaders to be coaches. Sandra has an executive coaching certificate from Royal Roads University. First Credit Union integrates “the coach approach” into all its one-to-one and performance discussions. But, as pointed out in a recent post on Fast Company by Renee Robertson, coaching is not criticism.

Five ways to get more done by reclaiming your wasted pockets of time

Fast Company The Future of Work

No time to get anything real done—what’s in my e-mail inbox? As a time management coach, I’ve seen that most people can easily reclaim one to two hours of productivity in their workday by changing their default settings. Here are five ways to get more done by reclaiming small pockets of time. When you have a small opening of time, challenge yourself to knock items off that list.

How to Navigate a Successful Culture Transformation Process (Part 2)

Achievers

Transformations Take Time. The transformation of habits and attitudes does not occur overnight, especially when employees have been allowed to operate in a certain way or in status quo for a long period of time. The good news is that you usually have more time than you think.

Don’t Become An Invisible Leader In Your Busiest Times

SAP Innovation

When the going gets tough, some leaders make themselves visible by becoming red-faced football coaches who curse, scream, stomp their feet, and even sometimes bench (fire) their key players. Take time to connect with your team and gather the facts.

Leadership Mindset Matters Most in a Crisis

HR Daily Advisor

Hinden, PhD, PCC, President, Managance Consulting & Coaching. It was a frightening, stressful, and exhausting time. Register today for this timely HR event. Strategic HR 2016 Managance Consulting Coaching Miami South Floridaby Denice R.

The 2015 Performance Management Survey Is In!

HR Daily Advisor

Coaching discussions on a semiregular basis. Attendance awards. The top five factors used when evaluating nonexempt performance include job knowledge (76.6%), quality of work (74.6%), attitude/cooperation (68.8%), communication skills (67.7%), and attendance/punctuality (65.2%).

Voice, Value, Feedback – The “Must Try” Communication Tool Driving Employee Engagement

Achievers

Leaders don’t enjoy preparing them and employees dread attending them. According to an article in Strategy + Business magazine titled “Kill Your Performance Rating” by David Rock, Josh Davis, and Beth Jones. By: Bobi Seredich Co-founder, Southwest Institute for Emotional Intelligence.

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Excellence Breeds Excellence: A Q&A With HR Guru Sharlyn Lauby

SuccessFactors

They paid for me to attend classes and training programs so I could learn about the profession. A: Technologies create opportunities for automation, standardization, and scalability, while at the same time providing personalization.