Gender equality, employee experience and HCM compliance: the top-read posts of 2017

MBO Partners

Gender equality and diversity at work, and culture. Equality, diversity and inclusion. With gender equality, diversity and inclusion being hot topics this year, two of our top-viewed posts, from our VP People Academy Lisa Bull, addressed sponsorship and bias.

7 ways to successfully manage international teams

Ceridian

As companies continue to grow and expand their global workforce, managing and working with people from around the world is becoming the new reality. Here are some strategies for successfully managing international teams. Equally important as a manager is being a careful listener.

Four Reasons Private Equity Firms Are Rethinking Their Workforce Investments

SuccessFactors

Most methods used by private equity (PE) firms for enhancing business value, beyond pure financial engineering, involve optimizing people management in some way, such as restructuring teams, bringing in new talent, refreshing training programs, or modifying incentive structures.

Link, Don’t Rank

Ceridian

By Jessica Cheung-Goldfarb, Director of Product & Alliance Marketing, Ceridian. In corporate speak, the CWN Summit gave women (and men) the chance to share their thoughts on gender diversity hot topics and their impact in today’s workplace.

Announcing the Employee Experience Index: Why Moving Beyond Engagement is Essential

BetterUp

But, is employee engagement the best construct that employers should use to positively impact productivity and performance? For example, in our research we found that the relationship between EX and productivity was six times higher than for engagement alone.

Why HR Should Go Above and Beyond the New ISO Standards

Visier

Businesses worldwide will soon be experiencing more pressure to openly share metrics related to areas such as ethics, total workforce costs, and workforce diversity. The goal is to increase transparency around an organization’s human capital contributions.

Sexual Harassment: The Workplace’s Dirty Little Secret

HR Daily Advisor

Gender inequality in the workplace has gotten better over the years, but it’s still a far cry from giving men and women equal opportunities. It’s hard to know where to start fixing such a big problem, but a good place to focus is gender equality in the workforce.

Artificial Intelligence in HCM: False Idols and Real Value

Aberdeen HCM Essentials

At the 2017 HR Technology Expo and Conference , Aberdeen witnessed something startling: Human Capital Management (HCM) technology vendors were downplaying AI as they described how they were catapulting their solution agenda further ahead into the 21st century.

How AI & Machine Learning Are Redefining The War For Talent

Eightfold

These and many other fascinating insights are from Gartner’s recent research note, Cool Vendors in Human Capital Management for Talent Acquisition (PDF, 13 pp., Taking A Data-Driven Approach to Improve Diversity.

Want Better Recruiting? Add These 25 Recruitment Leaders to Your Feed

Eightfold

By following recruitment professionals on Twitter, hiring managers and recruiters can build connections and stay current on news and tips in recruitment. Tom Bolt is the founder and CEO of Leute Management Services, a human capital management consulting firm.

45 HR Trends and Predictions to Watch Out For in 2019

CakeHR

The Human Resource industry has gone through massive evolutions over the past decades. There will be a renewed focus on employee productivity and well-being, and the rise of AI-driven HR tech will make the HR more agile and efficient. Diverse organizations work better.

Don’t lose the humanity in human resources and technology

Insperity

Human resources and technology are now forever linked. Over the last few decades, new technology has increasingly become a major enabler of day-to-day human resources activity. But has the proliferation of technology, and all the advantages that come with it, been at the expense of a critical driver of workplace success: Human, face-to-face interaction? The drawback of technology: Human disconnection. Business owners and managers often under-invest in HR.

300+ Women Leaders in HR! These Women in HR Bring a Unique Blend of People & Strategic Skills.

CakeHR

Even though HR is known to be a female dominated profession, there’s still much room for improvement in the top C-suite positions, especially when it comes to closing the gender pay gap (something we will know in more detail following data received from the Equal Pay Day 2018 deadline). Alina Roscina (Vingre) , VP Human Resources at airBaltic. Anada Lakra , Entrepreneur & Product Person. Amy Wilson , SVP Products at SAP SuccessFactors.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Hayal has extensive experience on topics including (among others) the evolution of the gig & on-demand economies, global talent strategy, workforce flexibility, and diversity. Think of courses about the art of giving feedback, how to become agile, aiming for diversity and many, many more.

Sexual Harassment: The Workplace’s Dirty Little Secret

Vibe HCM

Gender inequality in the workplace has gotten better over the years, but it’s still a far cry from giving men and women equal opportunities. It’s hard to know where to start fixing such a big problem, but a good place to focus is gender equality in the workforce.

HR Terminology 101: A Quick Glossary of Commonly Confused HR Terms

marenated HR

Talent Management System : A system that helps manage all parts of an organization’s talent, including those that aren’t yet hired (recruitment) and those that are (performance management, development and compensation). Not the same as a Performance Management System.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Hayal has extensive experience on topics including (among others) the evolution of the gig & on-demand economies, global talent strategy, workforce flexibility, and diversity. Think of courses about the art of giving feedback, how to become agile, aiming for diversity and many, many more.

Workday Learning: Putting the Person in Persona

Workday

That’s why we decided to approach our Workday Learning product through the eyes of the people who will use it. A well-designed learning tool serves many types of people, with varying educational needs and learning styles, in equally useful and intuitive ways. Based on these discussions, we came up with a short list of representative personas: The recent college grad, the first-time manager, the intrapreneur, the historian, and the learning leader.

Management Software Turducken: What are the Different types of HR Software?

TrustRadius HR

In particular, as HR management has become a more complicated and intricate profession, the software designed to support the profession has become a maze of intersecting, overlapping, and competing product areas. There are currently eight Human Resources software categories on TrustRadius that focus on some sort of “management,” and several others that implicitly deliver similar services for HR professionals. HR Management. Talent Management.

Conference Twitter Primer #HRtechConf 2018

HRmarketer

Josh_Bersin : Corporate Talent, HR, & Learning Analyst, Founder of Bersin by Deloitte, research and advisory firm focused on management, leadership, HR tech. RitaMitjans : Mom, Harvard ’90, Chief Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Officer. Equal Housing Lender.

The Disturbing Signs That We Have A Long Way To Go In Closing The Workplace Gender Gap

Vibe HCM

and LeanIn.Org provides clear evidence of how men and women come into the working world in roughly equal numbers, but women immediately fall behind. (And Manager 38.4%. Senior Manager/Director 34.1%. Why is gender equality still an issue in 2018, when we pride ourselves in having modern talent management policies?

5 Secrets from One of the Happiest Places in the World

Thrive Global

Yet, according to the BBC, this rural paradise was recently labelled “ one of the happiest places in the world ” by Happy Planet Index , based on their findings on equality, life expectancy, well-being, and ecological footprint. By Dr. Elia Gourgouris and Kon Apostolopoulos.

Hiring on all Cylinders: Live at HR Tech 2017

Entelo

Laszlo joined Google from the General Electric Company, where he held various executive leadership roles within GE Capital. Before GE, Laszlo was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, serving clients in the technology, private equity, and media industries on a wide range of strategic and operational issues, including growth and turnaround strategy. Elliott Garms | Co-Founder, Human Predictions. Jeremy Ryder | Talent Acquisition Manager, Trek Bikes.

Predicting the Future, Talent Edition

HRExecutive

The eight trends that Futurestep believe will shape the global recruitment and talent management industry in 2016 are: 1. HR technology will become more streamlined as clients turn from multiple HR technology vendors to bundling their Human Capital Management, Applicant Tracking Systems and video interviewing, all on one platform. Embracing diversity proving key to growth. HR profession talent management

10 critical competencies for leadership

Unicorn HRO

There has been a rapid change in the workplace culture over the past decade leadingcompaniesto be faced with new demands, including the effects of globalization, new technologies, and diversity of employees. Equally as important is the ability for leaders to communicate goals effectively. Managing and Implementing Change The ability for leaders to recognize when their team is no longer moving towards their agreed upon goals is also vital.

How Will AI Transform the Hiring Process?

Cronofy

As these services become more widely adopted and integrated into Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions they help transform every step of the hiring process. Humans are biased beings. Artificial Intelligence.

Melcrum Summit: Re-engineering Internal Communication for Agility.

Strategic HCM

1 global online influencer in talent management. #6 Gautam Ghosh on Human Resources. Social Advantage (Management 2.0 developing social capital). McArthurs Rant - Human Resources, Organisations and HR 2.0. SuccessFactors Performance and Talent Management Blog.