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5 reasons why employees don’t engage with wellbeing at work


I’ve been out and about talking to people about wellbeing at work. Talking to employees about why they do or why they don’t engage with wellbeing initiatives, activities and programmes where they work. I am particularly interested in secondary and … Continue reading → wellbeing

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HR Departments Should Have Data Policies

HR Bartender

Human resources departments are filled with data. About applicants, candidates, employees, and alumni. This data includes addresses, health information, and social security numbers. HR has assessment data and information from drug/criminal/credit background screening.

What’s So Important about the Employee Experience?

Close HR Connections News & Insights

When was the last time your organization took scheduled time out of their day to check in with employees around the office? In other words, when’s the last time the company asked workers about their employee experience?

How Intelligent Automation Improves HR’s Business Impact


A couple of decades ago, few business departments had regular access to analytics. However, over time, most business functions have significantly evolved. For example, 20 or 30 years ago, marketing was far more fluffy and qualitative. Now, we have comprehensive marketing funnels.

Compliance Continuity: Monthly Guidance to Sustain Your Organization's Wellbeing

Natural disasters can result in evacuations, work stoppages, and other disruptions for your employees. With advanced planning, employee benefits can help sustain the overall wellbeing of your workforce before, during, and after a natural disaster.

Best-Self Management Podcast, Episode 3: A Shared Experience Of Workplace Trust


We’ve all heard the phrase “follow your heart,” and you’ve probably even shared advice to “go with your gut,” when helping a friend make a tough decision. These clichés are often used as colloquial terms for empowering others to trust themselves.

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4 Hiring Trends You Need to Know


Ask any business owner why they do what they do and most will tell you it’s because they have a passion for it. They have a passion for the industry, the product, or may even be driven by a passion to do something that is entirely theirs.

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How Organizations Are Using Social Media To Build Employer Brand

Allegis Global Solutions

Employer brand represents who an organization is and what they stand for. It sets the stage for interactions and expectations that current and future employees will have with the organization regarding what it is like to work there.

Why Employee Financial Well Being is a Must-Have for Corporate Wellness

Quantum Workplace

Financial insecurity causes a lot of stress. When employees are worried about providing for themselves, their families, and their futures, it’s hard for them to focus on anything else — including their work.

5 qualities of a good employee and candidate and how to evaluate them in an interview


There’s tons of advice on how to evaluate soft skills at each stage of the hiring process.

Implementing Technology in TA for the Win: An Agile Approach

Speaker: Denise Dresler, Director of Talent Acquisition, Avature

What was once traditionally used only in the software industry is making its way to the recruiting and talent acquisition space: agile methodologies. Join Denise Dresler, Talent Acquisition Director at Avature, where she will be discussing how to take this nontraditional approach of agile talent acquisition and effectively incorporate it into your hiring processes.

More and More Businesses Love CakeHR


Last June 7, 2019, Newsweek released its list of Best Business Tools 2019 and we are happy to announce that HR management software CakeHR is part of it.

Accounting: What a rockstar, comedian, and MMA fighter have in common


Franciscan friar and mathematician, Luca Pacioli, is often regarded as “The Father of Accounting.”

Communication Strategies for Female Leaders Who Want to Stand Out #SHRM2019


I’m a recent college graduate with a degree in communications and journalism. Rather than dive right into corporate America, I chose the nontraditional freelance route and launched my own marketing. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

Working at a Marketing Agency vs In-House

marenated HR

By Eric Foutch: If you’re someone that enjoys being creative, taking data and turning it into actionable results, or enjoys discovering new ways to market a product or solution, you’re going to love the marketing field.

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Why (and How) to Switch to a New HR & Payroll Platform

Not all HR & payroll is the same, but it can look pretty similar. If your current platform isn’t meeting your needs, let us walk you through how to differentiate between providers and give you some tips on how to select a platform that works best for your business.

Coaching employees: 5 steps to making it more effective


Coaching employees is the key to building and maintaining a self-motivated staff. Initially, it will take extra time – the whole teach-a-man-to-fish process versus just catch-a-man-a-fish. But the results are worth the investment.

Are You Fostering a Culture of Fear?

Best Companies Group

"We're both leaving the company." Her eyes welled up as she spoke the words to the young woman across the table, who clearly wasn't expecting this.

The Call of the Average Worker (hint – it’s not you)

HR Examiner

Hiring managers, HR Leaders and even CEOs are consistently trying to build their own employer brands. The common refrain? “I’ve I’ve worked here for 20 years!”. “I I may be an executive now, but I started as a server.”. “We We talk to our people all the time, we know what they like.”.

The journey to product-market fit using Customer Experience data

Qualtrics HR

The product-market fit (PMF) is one of the most important stages of a product’s lifecycle. Many startup businesses have tried to find it but failed. The reason?

Wage Growth: The Last Employer Holdout to Attract Candidates

You get a job perk! And You get a job perk! Everyone gets job perks! While these perks may have helped get that stellar candidate’s foot in the door, this dynamic of severely low unemployment combined with a historically high job open rate continues with no immediate end in sight. Employers will do well to zero in on one lever many have been avoiding pulling: the almighty salary increase.

How Holidays Could Improve Employee Performance

Take It Personel-ly

For many of us, an upcoming holiday and the thought of sipping cocktails in the sun helps us get through even the most difficult day at work.

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The Global Energy Map Is Changing Faster Than YouThink

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Renewable energy is already the cheapest and most logical way to produce energy without the need for subsidies, and solar stands out for its increasingly lower costs. The goal of generating 100% of the world's energy from renewable processes is becoming more feasible and cheaper every day


3 Reasons Your Onboarding Might Be Boring

New to HR

There is a reason why your newly hired employees talk about going back home as soon as switch on their systems. They are bored. What should have been their most exciting days of “starting a new job”, have turned into. The post 3 Reasons Your Onboarding Might Be Boring appeared first on New To HR.

How To Sharpen Your Leadership Skills And Grow Your Business

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Successful CEOs like Elon Musk of Tesla and Larry Page of Google often talk about the importance of multidisciplinary skills, but what does this look like in practice? Mark Caswell is the CEO of KSM Consulting, a technology, data and management firm

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5 Culture Trends for 2019

As we approach 2019, major shifts in the work environment will continue to affect the ways companies do business. Companies that are looking to attract, engage, and retain top talent should leverage these trends to create workplaces where employees thrive.

California Prohibits Discrimination Based on Hairstyle


Although the bill does not take effect until January 1, 2020, employers should start reviewing their dress code and grooming policies. On July 3, Governor Gavin Newsom made California the first state to ban racial discrimination based on hairstyle.

Too Many Baby Boomers Are Financially Unprepared for Retirement


Baby boomers are in the home stretch to retirement – with hundreds of thousands retiring each year. However, PwC's Employee Financial Wellness Survey

The Critical Role of Followership in Leadership

Eagle's Flight

Effective leadership in an organization is essential, but if teams are unable to carry out the vision, even the best leaders will not be able to meet their goals. This is why followership is a critical role that is often overlooked in an organization.

Resumes are killing your hiring predictability and this is why…

Analytics in HR

”It’s not about what you’ve done. It’s about who you are.”. We all love predicting. We want to predict tomorrow’s weather, next month’s revenue and yes, of course we want to predict next year’s hiring success. After all, a bad hire is one of the most expensive mistakes your company can make.

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Insight into Attracting and Retaining Top Talent

Discover how more than 4,100 employers are addressing benefits and workforce challenges, and how you can take competitive action to attract and retain talent, boost employee engagement, and promote organizational wellbeing.