Mon.Feb 04, 2019

The Right-Brain Left-Brain Concept is Untrue

Jeff Waldman

I had the opportunity to attend the HRPA 2019 Annual Conference & Trade Show last week, and needless to say, it was one of the best I’ve attended to date. I attended many sessions this time around, but one session, in particular, caught my attention.

Value On Investment: The Case For Employee Wellness Program Benefits

Wellable

Management often looks for returns to justify the financial and labor investment into employee wellness programs, just as what they would do in other business initiatives. Two types of perspectives usually come up: return-on-investment (ROI) and value-on-investment (VOI).

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Implementing Digital HR Initiatives; an Opportunity or a Disaster?

Digital HR Tech

In our daily practice, we see organizations working on projects around HR Technologies. HR Tech is trending and big business in the market. Solution providers are promoting and predicting large positive impacts of implementing their technologies.

Despite the Onset of Automation, the ILO Calls For a Human-Centered Future of Work

Cornerstone On Demand

There is fear among leaders and employees across industries that the rise of automation, artificial intelligence and robotics will eliminate a multitude of jobs.

Does Your Workforce Have the Talent DNA for the Digital Future?

With the increasing adoption of automation and data-driven technologies, the workforce is changing rapidly — regardless of whether we’re prepared to face it. Keeping up with the velocity of change is vital to success, and that means building digital readiness into the DNA of your organization so your workforce is ready to face an uncertain and constantly changing future.

Chill Out: It Really Doesn't Matter Where Your Kids Go to College.

The HR Capitalist

I've got a senior in High School, and you know what that means - time for admission envy, parental handwringing and everything that goes with along with that. Sarah's going to Vanderbilt/Harvard/Stanford. Man, I wish my kid would have worked harder. I get it - we all want more for our kids.

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

Eightfold

Twitter’s fast-paced, of-the-moment approach makes it a great way to keep up with the news and influencers in the recruitment and hiring fields. By following recruitment professionals on Twitter, hiring managers and recruiters can build connections and stay current on news and tips in recruitment.

8 great traits of digital enterprises—and a framework to help activate them

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Arthur Mazor and Kevin Knowles on February 4, 2019. Digital is quickly evolving from “a way” of operating to “the way” work gets done. Technology is only part of the story, an enabler rather than the end goal.

Making Human Resource Management Smarter with Analytics

SutiHR

Hiring practices used to guide hiring impacts who you hire and why. Organizations are always looking for even better ways to hire candidates who align with the company objectives. Today, the trend is to use analytics and big data applications throughout the hiring process.

What People Analytics can learn from Dynamic Network Theory

Analytics in HR

Social Network Analysis (SNA) is among the most trending topics in People Analytics. HR analytics professionals are now starting to conduct SNAs to unearth collaboration, detect silos, and identify potential leavers.

2020 Report: The Future of HR

Paycor asked more than 500 leaders of medium and small businesses to talk about the present and future of HR. Download the guide and see what they said. Their responses will surprise you!

Simplify Mileage Reimbursements With Time & Attendance Software

nettime solutions

What does reporting business miles have to do with time & attendance? These days, more than you might think. When employees travel for business they’re often on the clock. More and more of today’s workers need to report business miles for expense reimbursement.

Handling layoffs: The good, the bad, and the ugly

Workable

Do you still have a job at BuzzFeed ? What seems like a normal, fun quiz hosted on the popular media website actually carries the bitterness of some recently laid-off employees: On January 23, BuzzFeed’s CEO sent a memo to the staff announcing a 15% cut to the workforce.

12 Ways to Stimulate Positive Personal Growth

Take It Personel-ly

We all want the best things in life. We all have dreams and we all want to be happy and successful. But getting the most from what life has to offer starts with personal growth. However sometimes, easy as it sounds, it can be the most challenging thing in the world. Even if you do […].

New Jersey Minimum Wage to Reach $15 per Hour by 2024

Tsheets

‘Landmark legislation’ a new chapter for New Jersey employees and business owners. Today, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill raising the state’s minimum wage to $15 per hour.

How to Activate Employee Voice to Create and Sustain a Speak Up Culture

This whitepaper details how leaders can shift into an ‘action mindset’ that allows for growth and change at every level of your organization. Speak Up cultures promote productivity, improve retention efforts, and create positive employee engagement.

If You are Diagnosed With a Serious Illness, Guess What… You Take It To Work With You

Workology

When cancer or serious illness hits someone in life, they take it to work too. That person could be you. What you would hope exists within the culture of your workplace that would help you deal with. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR cancer in the workplace chronic illness compassion illness in the workplace

Work From Home Or Anywhere: Top 25 Companies For Remote Jobs

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Want to work from home and travel the world? Here are the top 25 companies with the most work-from-anywhere remote job listings

Survey: What Do D.C. Millennials Want From Their Employers?

Justworks

There’s a lot of data that points to the importance of millennials to the small business landscape in Washington, D.C. According to the U.S.

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How 3 Companies Improved Inventory Accuracy and Efficiency in the Warehouse

Business2Community

For manufacturers and distributors, maintaining an accurate inventory is a vital tool for profit and business success. If there’s too little inventory, businesses miss out on sales. Too much inventory is costly to purchase and store, especially when inventory may not match demand.

The Art of Selecting Candidate Pre-Hire Assessments

Speaker: Melissa Dobbins, Founder & CEO, Career.Place

At the core of successful hiring practices is the fair and accurate evaluation of skills, abilities, knowledge and other criteria for a job. One powerful method to do this is through psychometric assessments. The right assessments used in the right way provide objective evaluation of criteria that are far more accurate than interviews alone. Unfortunately, choosing the wrong assessments or using assessments in the wrong way can lead to bad choices, biases, and even discriminatory practices that violate compliance standards.

Firing an Employee With a ‘Bad Attitude’ in California

HRWatchdog

Can you fire an employee for a bad attitude? We would like to terminate an employee who has a bad attitude that rubs off on other employees. However, we haven’t given him any warning. Is it safe to let him go?

Case Study: Steelcase Uses Onboarding Technology for Leadership Development

Silkroad

Unlimited possibilities. That’s what companies are discovering about onboarding technology and here’s a super interesting example. Steelcase is a global leader in helping companies create great workspaces. When they launched a program for new leaders, they chose a unique path for implementation.

4 key employee benefit trends to watch

Business Management Daily

Emotional health, family-friendly perks, and employee-benefit tech trends lead the way in new ways employers are broadening their benefits efforts to meet the changing demands of their workforce. The post 4 key employee benefit trends to watch appeared first on Business Management Daily.

How HR Can Become a Cybersecurity Ninja

HRExecutive

Corporate culture should be a critical factor in a successful cybersecurity program. Culture is universally recognized as a key component of business outcomes in general. Peter Drucker famously said that “culture eats strategy for breakfast.”

Recognition and Rewards Buyers Guide

Recognition and rewards are an integral part of your company’s employee experience. So, it’s critical to get a platform that fits your company culture on the first try. Check out this guide to understand what questions to ask before finding a new Recognition & Rewards platform.

7 Recruiting Trends That Will Continue Into 2019

Hacker Earth

Time flies by in the blink of an eye. Not long ago, we were analyzing the trends unfolding in 2018 and in no time, we are talking about projections for the next year. What amazes us the most is the magnitude of change the industry has gone through in such a short time span. With cloud adoption becoming the norm and machine learning taking the top spot in every organizational agenda, talent leaders are facing challenges like never before. And surprisingly, the year 2019 looks to be no different.

8 Science-Backed Strategies for More Productive Meetings

Business2Community Leadership

Free-Photos / Pixabay. We spend a lot of time in meetings. In fact, Americans alone hold a whooping 11 million meetings per day. That comes out to 55 million meetings per week and 220 million meetings per year. The problem, however, is that many meetings are unproductive.

Creating an Unlimited PTO Policy

Patriot Software

Offering paid time off (PTO) is a benefit many small business owners extend to employees. Although the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not typically require PTO, many business owners provide paid vacation and personal days. And, some employers may even offer unlimited PTO policies.

Employee Communications: Video’s Value Beyond Engagement

Employee Communications Council

Employee communications programs and initiatives these days rely increasingly on video communication to drive employee engagement. No doubt your organization was spooked by the low employee engagement numbers coming out every year, revealing over half of your employees don’t feel engaged at work.

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Year in Review: Talent Acquisition in 2019 & the 2020 Impact

The year 2019 in talent acquisition was full of key learnings and insights that you can leverage in order to start 2020 ahead of the recruiting pack. This report walks you through core trends to continuously examine as you plan your recruiting strategy for 2020 and beyond.