Knowledge Is Influence, Not Power

Compensation Cafe

The adage that knowledge is power does not always work in the business environment. It’s nice to have but if you’re not already a decision-maker that knowledge of yours likely supports others, not yourself. Compensation Philosophy Competencies Data and Analytics

Sights and Sounds: Carnival of HR – April 2021

Robin Schooling

John Baldino – “Knowing Me, Knowing You” – exploring the need for timely and deliberate competency mapping (skills, aptitudes, knowledge base and abilities) in organizations. A carnival, to me, brings to mind sights, sounds and smells.


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The New Role of Learning & Development


Competing in a knowledge-based, digital economy has organizations continuously reevaluating and enhancing their capabilities.

The 7 pillars of Employee Engagement


Western economies were in the early stages of evolving from manufacturing to service, knowledge-based economies. Employees make products in manufacturing economies, in contrast, employees are the products in service, knowledge-based economies. Employees Are the Product Claiming that employees are the product in knowledge-based economies may appear a bit of a stretch.

10 Best Help Desk Software to Totally Check out in 2020!


The business world has not snubbed this observation and is competing to deliver the best solutions instantly and raise the standard of customer service. A powerful cloud-based help desk software, Salesforce Service Cloud , is a child platform of the ubiquitous Salesforce CRM software.

Determine what the best HR certification for you is.

Business Management Daily

Earning an HR certification demonstrates a level of competence and commitment that employers find attractive. Associate Professional in Human Resources – International (aPHRi): A knowledge-based credential to prove your understanding of foundational human resources in any locale.

What if Practice Doesn’t Make You Better?


Growth of knowledge. You are now advising others and supporting additional areas because you have increased your knowledge base. In HR it seems like we forget about the idea that we’re competing with other businesses. What if I just want to be competent in a new skill? And what if you don’t need to be world-class, just competent, in a specific skill (like writing a report, calculating metrics, or delivering a speech)?

How to Develop a Talent Management Framework for Your Organization

Analytics in HR

Our example is partially based on a framework proposed by BountiXP. A lot of businesses are knowledge-based, and you should take the same care to create a talent management framework as a manufacturing business takes to develop and manage its supply chain.

HR Service Delivery: What You Should Know for Today’s Workplace

Analytics in HR

The multi-tiered HR service delivery model is based on the “three-legged stool” model developed by David Ulrich. Tiers 2 support offers subject matter experts who have specialized knowledge and techniques to resolve more complex situations.

Organizational Silos and Growing Skills Gap: Most Common Challenges in Manufacturing


In my work with manufacturing companies, I’ve noticed the most successful employees are knowledge-based workers who are both close to the manufacturing processes, possessing those vocational skills, and equally appreciative of continuously improving the business. Complacent Competency. They do this by ensuring visibility into important metrics, eliminating process variation and fostering human development.

5 HR Analyst Job Descriptions – A Brief Analysis

Analytics in HR

Most descriptions require some knowledge of internal tooling/HRIS. It feels like these companies are looking for professionals with knowledge about Excel who want to work in HR, instead of HR professionals who want to analyze data. I’d love for someone to scrape a few hundred of these job descriptions and to analyze them for core competencies/ requirements. Your responsibilities will include: Develop standard and ad hoc reports, templates, dashboards, scorecards, and metrics.

HRMS Success: How To Manage Human Resources In 2021


The efficiency and engagement benefits work together to create a culture of competence, mutual respect, and continual improvement. Email, live support, online chat, knowledge base, troubleshooting guide, FAQs, etc.). HR metrics matter. Updated March 5, 2021.

Here’s How Digital Collaboration Tools Are Improving Communication


For many organizations, systems with a knowledge base—such as SocialChorus, Digital Signal, Ryver, ServiceNow and Zendesk—can increase employee engagement, eliminate paper processes and make information available faster and in more useful ways for employees. We still see risks with knowledge management-based tools. For example, Johnson cited outdated policy information in a knowledgebase may result in an employee getting the wrong information based on their inquiry. “If

The recruitment process: 10 things you need to master to succeed


Conceptualizing the job description within the framework of the candidate hierarchy (loosely based on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs model) is a good place to start in terms of talent attraction. This means that you’re competing for their attention with many other messages in their inbox. If not, make this clear in the job ad, and make sure you don’t evaluate candidates solely based on nice-to-haves. Craft questions based on requirements.

Conference Twitter Primer #HRtechConf 2018


Related Hashtags (based on recent tweets w/ #HRTechConf). McKinsey : Since 1926, the trusted advisor to the world’s leading businesses, governments & institutions | 100+ offices in 50+ countries | Knowledge @McKQuarterly. Our cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. sabasoftware : Saba delivers a cloud-based Intelligent Talent Management solution to help you hire, develop, engage and inspire your people.

Leveraging the Jungle Gym Career Path – Organic Growth Brings Forth Invaluable Insight


Listen to Marie Hastreiter, Product and Customer Marketing Manager, lead by moderator Jeanne Achille speak about 1) leveraging a “jungle gym” career path, 2) success in a new role, and 3) insights into HR Tech customer needs. Bennett Sung.