Wed.Mar 25, 2020

Key People Metrics to Monitor While Responding to a Crisis

Visier

Join an open forum discussion on March 26, 2020 at 9am PST / 12pm EST / 4pm GMT for insights on how to use analytics during the stages of a pandemic. Share your ideas and hear from experts in the industry to learn what others are doing to take action. . This unprecedented challenge to our society has forced us all to rethink how we approach business as usual. .

How Managers Can Strengthen Team Connections During Times of Change

Ultimate Software

We’re living in a time of unprecedented change, but even under more “normal” circumstances, transformation and uncertainty are foundational to business (and life). Whether navigating challenging circumstances like the COVID-19 pandemic or positive ones like unprecedented periods of growth, managers have the ability to proactively strengthen team connections during times of change. Here are some tips to help keep your team engaged, even amid the most turbulent situations.

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Moving to a Remote Work Model: Revisit the Basics to Stay on Track

Allegis Global Solutions

As organizations step up to fight the spread of COVID-19, people whose jobs can be performed remotely suddenly find themselves working from home. But the shift from onsite to remote work creates unexpected challenges. Technical issues create new demands while virtual arrangements influence other aspects of business: the way teams work together, how leaders and managers guide their organizations, and the way vital relationships are forged and maintained. Industry Trends

Work disrupted, education disrupted

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Robin Jones on March 25, 2020. The pace of disruption caused by digital technologies in virtually every business sector is accelerating as AI and robotics gain ground in the enterprise. Cloud, mobile, and social computing have already driven workplace changes that have made the skills gap a pressing issue for managers. The rise of cognitive technologies adds urgency to the challenge of ensuring that employees have the talent and skills needed to create value.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

HR self-care: The new norm in the age of COVID-19

HR Morning

During these challenging times, it’s important that HR leaders remain physically and mentally healthy, and yet, they are the first ones to forget to add themselves into the equation of corporate and personal wellness.

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Announcing The Employee Experience Revolution: A Manifesto

Kazoo

There’s no question — even before the recent health crisis upended our work culture, we’ve been heading for a revolution in the workplace. We’re undergoing a true employee experience revolution.

Video interview tips for candidates

Workable

Great, the company where you applied for your dream job about a week ago just replied and wants to schedule a… wait, what? Did they say “video interview”? Video interviews are becoming a popular method among companies that want to evaluate candidates remotely.

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Working from home during Covid-19 crisis? Essentials you may need…

Take It Personel-ly

Are you working from home now due to the Covid-19 crisis? Here is some things to consider as you set up a home office environment and determine what you need to get the job done. An Evaluation of your Home Office First and foremost, evaluate your home situation and space requirements. Do you have a […].

5 Most Used HR Assessment Methods in 2020

TalentLyft

What is the best way to assess how well HR is working in a company? Discover the 5 most used HR assessments methods in 2020, as well as their pros and cons. Read More. Culture and People

Designing Equitable Performance: How to Create Fair, Inclusive Assessments

Speaker: Aubrey Blanche & Sahra Kaboli-Nejad

We are all susceptible to bias and strive to mitigate it through reading, taking classes, and participating in trainings - yet, it seems like these aren’t driving the change we need. Women tend to receive vague, personality-based feedback, where men tend to receive performance related feedback. Work completed by Black men is more likely to be rated as lower quality than White men. And Black women face these overlapping biases in even more extreme ways. So what can we do to address the inequities in the system? Look at the system itself - are we designing an equitable performance system that benefits everyone? Join Culture Amp’s Global Head of Equitable Design and Impact, Aubrey Blanche, along with Diversity, Equity, and Belonging Lead Sahra Kaboli-Nejad, to discuss how we can re-evaluate our performance management systems. We will discuss the benefits of designing a system at every level (individual, manager, and organization) to help mitigate bias and ultimately create a system that finally succeeds at what it is supposed to do - improve performance.

Business Planning During COVID-19: Tips from Financial Experts

Justworks

Many business owners and their teams are thinking strategically about how they can augment their work to accommodate a new reality in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic. According to experts, it’s important to think strategically about your business’ financials too.

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How Oleeo is keeping recruitment going despite the Coronavirus restrictions

Oleeo

The ongoing Coronavirus pandemic has resulted in talent acquisition needing to be proactive and take measures early to protect all stakeholders. Recruiters must act with the best course of action based on the information they receive to keep all involved healthy, remove any burden on our healthcare system, and protect the most vulnerable among us. Here’s some of the changes I’ve embedded in my role as Head of Talent Acquisition at Oleeo

COVID-19 – In these challenging times, What’s a Small Business to Do?

Effortless HR

Welcome to 2020!!! Who would have thought that this year would bring such a major crisis to our door – but, it is here and we all have to deal with it. We will get through it – but it may take some time and effort in order to come out safely on the other side of this crisis.

Are You Suddenly Running A Remote Office?

Engagedly

Engagedly’s expert panel has been working on understanding and addressing the issues faced by the workforce as well as the management during this unprecedented era of remote working. With the Covid-19 on loose, there’s a situation of global […]. Engagedly Remote working

Workplace Mask Policy & Return to Work Templates

Paycor’s comprehensive checklist and customizable letters will help you re-start your business and welcome your team back to a new normal.

Nearly 75 Percent of Employers Are Not Maximizing Use of This Communications Channel During COVID-19

exaqueo

Are organizations communicating about COVID-19’s impact on hiring and the candidate experience? The exaqueo team reviewed 50 career websites of some of the largest employers in the United States to find out.

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How To Successfully Enable “Work From Home” In Retail And Consumer Businesses

SuccessFactors

As we all continue to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, daily life has changed dramatically for many workers in retail and consumer-facing businesses.

Six ways companies are living their values in response to the coronavirus

HR Zone

Culture Living your values through a crisis

Eight Tried and Tested Tips on How to Work from Home

Replicon

Whether you’re a work-from-home veteran or a remote work rookie, it’s never too late for some good advice. With record numbers of employees shifting to remote work in light of the COVID-19 coronavirus, here are some top tips on telecommuting that will help you stay productive wherever you may be.

Even During COVID-19, I-9s Have to Be Done Right, on Time, and in Person

Help make sure you can get your remote hires onboarded quickly, even when you don’t have a physical office location or trained HR in the area. Download this free e-book, and you’ll be on your way to simpler Form I-9 and Section 2 completion.

New Unemployment Claims Soar to 3.28 Million

SHRM Resources

The number of U.S. workers filing for new unemployment benefits for the week ending March 21 shot up to 3.28 million, rocketing past the previous week's total of 281,000 and resulting from a nationwide shutdown tied to the coronavirus pandemic.

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How to Boost Productivity With Workplace Design

Take It Personel-ly

Research shows that the way your office is designed can have a big impact on how productive your employees are. In fact, one study found that something as simple as changing your light bulbs could increase work output by as much as 19.4%! However, it’s not just work output that good office design impacts. Creating […].

what can you do if your employer is violating shelter-in-place orders?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I haven’t been able to figure out the answer to this question. What are employees supposed to do if their employer is violating state shelter-in-place rules? Our state is under a shelter-in place advisory as of noon today, and all non-essential businesses have been ordered to close their facilities.

Dealing with acidic attitudes: Help for your managers

HR Morning

Every workplace has negative people who erode morale. They’re not always easy to pick out of a crowd, but they can do an amazing amount of damage over time. Most of the time, these folks don’t make the big mistakes that call attention to themselves.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

What Is My State Unemployment Tax Rate?

Patriot Software

Running payroll means staying on top of your employment tax responsibilities. In addition to withholding income and payroll taxes from employee wages, you must contribute employer taxes. Unlike some other taxes, state unemployment taxes do not have a standard rate. Read on to answer, What is my state unemployment tax rate? About state unemployment tax […]. The post What Is My State Unemployment Tax Rate? appeared first on Patriot Software. Payroll

here’s what an unemployment benefits worker wants you to know

Ask a Manager

Here’s some advice from someone who works in an unemployment office: Saw your post from earlier this week encouraging people to file for unemployment benefits if their hours are cut due to the national emergency. I work at the unemployment office in my state, and just wanted to say thanks for your advice – it is accurate! However, I’d also like to say that we are seeing unprecedented numbers of people filing due to shut-downs, and we are overwhelmed.

A Guide For the Management: Handle Remote Employees Seamlessly

Engagedly

Given the current worldwide scenario, work from home is not a benefit anymore, it’s a necessity. Because of COVID-19, more and more companies are urging their employees to work remotely. But as leaders, do we know how to […]. Employee Engagement Employee Management Remote working

Hiring: Placed on hold

HRExecutive

You’ve been trying to fill a position for months. Then the ideal candidate comes along—someone with the needed skill set and whose work ethic matches your culture. There’s just one small problem: Hiring has come to a screeching halt, thanks to the coronavirus. Many HR professionals across a wide variety of industries—airline, retail, hospitality, manufacturing and tourism, to name just a few—are facing this quandary. They can’t hire now but don’t want to lose top candidates to competitors.

COVID-19: Returning to the Workplace in a New Reality

COVID-19 has created a new set of risks that require a new way of working. Download Gallagher’s latest COVID-19 report for insights into encouraging resiliency in your people, building confidence in your organization, and preparing for the future of work.