Wed.Oct 23, 2019

Learning Diaries: How I Learn Beyond My Job

Cornerstone On Demand

In our Learning Diaries series, seasoned HR and business leaders share how they make time for a critical but often overlooked aspect of their jobs: learning.

How to Find the Right Goal Setting and Tracking Methodology for Your Business


Without goals, your company will likely drift aimlessly while your competition sails on to success. Having clear goals, and tracking against said goals, will keep you moving forward. That said, no matter what types of goals you want to accomplish, you won’t get far without a goal setting and tracking system. Below are four of the most popular goal methodologies. Read on to determine which is best for your organization. SMART Goals.

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Is What I'm About To Say Going To Blow Up In My Face? A Simple Guide.

The HR Capitalist

I know. You're a straight shooter. A truth teller. A no-BS kind of guy or gal. We love that about you. You do you. But based on your position in the middle of the political machine in which you operate, that truth teller vibe can blow up in your face. Saying what needs to be said is admirable.

Why instant pay benefits are showing growth


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.

10 Data-Driven Ways to Improve Employee Engagement


Employee engagement is one of the most popular yet misunderstood organizational topics. It’s a key competitive differentiator in the modern business landscape, and unsurprisingly, highly-engaged teams perform much better than their counterparts. Think about your own team. How engaged are they?

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Clarifying Temporary vs. Seasonal Employees Once and for All

Patriot Software

As an employer, bringing in reinforcements at your small business is sometimes necessary. To keep up with customer demands during peak seasons, you might need to hire additional employees, such as seasonal or temporary workers.

Why So-What Stories are just Tactical Professional Tools

Babette Ten Haken - Professional Development

The So-What stories we tell simply leave colleagues, stakeholders, partners and clients flat. At the conclusion of our story, they ask themselves (and you): So-What is the significance of your story to my professional life? So-What is the value of your story to my own professional context?

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With Employee Smoking, Do You Speak Every Generation’s Language?

EX Program

Quick quiz about employee smoking: Smokers of which generation are more likely to participate in quit-smoking programs? Which generations prefer guidance to reduce employee smoking, compared to more autonomy and ownership over the process?

5 Retirement Challenges for Older Employees

Best Money Moves

5 retirement challenges for older employees. New research highlights housing inequality on top of other barriers to retirement readiness. A recent survey by Transamerica found nearly 70 percent of Baby Boomers expect to work past age 65 or don’t plan to retire at all.

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.

7 Steps to Completing an Effective and Strategic HR Assessment

HR Topics

Why Assess? Audits and assessments occur in business on a regular basis. While we have processes and procedures, managers want to be certain steps are followed.

How to Change Org Culture: A 10-Step Checklist


When any company evolves, cultural shifts take place throughout the organization. These changes often happen gradually as an organization matures, rather than as the result of thoughtful and intentional action. Leadership & Management Company Culture

What to Do When a Job Candidate's Social Media Triggers Red Flags

SHRM Resources

?What if a perusal of your top candidate's Facebook page leads to the discovery that he or she is an online racist?That's

The Best And Worst Aspects Of A Career In Teaching

New to HR

Some people love the idea of taking on a career in teaching. It might be wanting to be part of the journey to shaping young minds, teaching children in their early years or helping them through the high school season.


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.

Q&A with IBM: The Future of AI in HR and Closing Emerging Skills Gaps

SHRM Resources

?IBM is a pioneer in applying artificial intelligence to HR. Its Watson line of products uses AI in recruiting, career coaching, personalized learning, analytics and more.

How Better Employee Benefits Communications Can Solve the Usage Gap

Flimp Communications

More and more companies are providing wellness programs. There’s a growing disconnect between what’s offered and what’s understood and utilized by employees. This leaves organizations suffering from usage gaps in their employee wellness and benefits programs. How can organizations close usage gaps?

Unfinished Business

The Frontier Project

Clearing the Way to Be More of the Person You Want to Be


Why You Should Be Nurturing Freelancers and Contract Workers Like Full-Time Employees


By 2020, over 40% of the US workforce will be working flexibly. So how should managers be handling freelance and contract workers? In our opinion, exactly the same way as their full-time teammates


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.

4 Mistakes Companies Make When Tackling Employee Engagement


Employee engagement is often considered the heartbeat of an organization. It shapes culture, influences the rise and fall of productivity, and measures employee happiness. Our internal compass influences our behaviors and actions based on our personal views, beliefs, experiences, and feelings.

Become One of the New Professionals


Many companies that are actively hiring are realizing there is a shortage of what is termed the new “skilled professionals.” That is, there is a shortage of people with the skills needed to perform many of today’s new jobs.

A Story Worth Sharing-Fast Onboarding with the Best-in-class Technology


What is the goal you look at while creating an ATS? Is it better features? or is it a quick onboarding of clients? I understand that as an ATS, you would like to provide an amazing experience to your clients and get them on board as quickly as possible.

Did you push send too fast on that email?

Dynamic Leadership Center

You read an email and are compelled to immediately respond. So you type away, push send, and feel satisfaction. “I I told them!” Five seconds to five minutes later you have a sinking feeling in your stomach. Wait, what did I say?

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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.

Breakthrough Artist Award: Seeking the world’s best experience breakthroughs

Qualtrics HR

Breakthrough moments. They don’t happen often, but when they do they rocket whoever is involved to the top. At Qualtrics we’re in the business of breakthroughs.

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How To Pitch Your First Book

Take It Personel-ly

You have a story in your head and some (or all) of it down on paper. You dream of seeing it on the shelf at your local bookstore, with your name in shiny gold foil letters beneath the title. It’s a dream that many people have, but that few make a reality. What must you […].

Cloudpipes Update: Watch How You Can Integrate Your Systems in Seconds


Since we announced our acquisition of Cloudpipes we have been working tirelessly to bring our combined platform to market. We are excited about the opportunity to provide users with a platform to easily create fully automated business applications that integrate with your cloud and legacy systems.

5 Phone Interview Questions for Weeding out Poor-Fit Candidates

Take It Personel-ly

It’s harder than ever to find good candidates, and it can be even harder when you’re doing phone interviews. You have a short space of time, with only a voice and a resume to go from. To make the most of them, it’s important to ask the right questions.

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.