Fri.Apr 12, 2019

How to Build Trust Between the Leadership Team and Employees


If employees feel distant from the top levels of the company—the people making decisions that affect their livelihood and day-to-day experience—it’s bad for employee morale. But if the IC department can help employees feel more connected to the top leadership, it changes how they view their role at the company. In our webinar on how to be a better communications coach to your leadership team. Source. Engagement

10 Steps To Fixing High Employee Turnover

Forbes Coaches Council

High employee turnover not only takes up time and resources, but also negatively impacts your company culture. Forbes Coaches Council leaders offer their expert tips on how to solve this problem


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How to Implement Successful Organizational Change in 8 Steps


Dana Carvey, playing Garth in Wayne’s World, once announced: “we fear change.” That single throwaway line in a movie from the early nineties is a remarkably accurate summation of how employees feel about change. Change is scary. Change disrupts workplace routines and makes employees unsure of where they stand. Employee resistance to change can often be traced back to fear and uncertainty–even when change benefits employees. SEE ALSO: Ultimate Guide to Employee Check-Ins.

How UGP, An Elite Golf Performance Company, Made Opening New Locations Easy


“We were at eight employees when I joined in early 2016,” said Leo Rooney, Director of Performance at Urban Golf Performance (UGP). “By By May of this year, we’ll be at about 45 between 3 locations with another on the way.” With an abundance of new hires coming on board across various cities, it was crucial … Continue reading. The post How UGP, An Elite Golf Performance Company, Made Opening New Locations Easy appeared first on Trainual.

Professional Development Your Employees Actually Want

Did you know? Language learning is a proven PD tool that many employees already want, whether their organization is multilingual or not. In this eBook, you’ll learn how language learning makes employees more productive, reduces turnover, and more.

From gray to white: Older workers and ageism in the 21st century

Business Management Daily

An intimate look at older workers with tips on how to stay active and engaged, ageism in the workplace and what to do when faced with age discrimination. The post From gray to white: Older workers and ageism in the 21st century appeared first on Business Management Daily. Centerpiece HR Management Human Resources

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Recruiting in Germany? 10 Q&A’s You Don’t Want to Miss

Employment Metrix

Recruiting throughout the world can be a difficult task. If you’re in the United States and asked to recruit in a foreign country, you might not know where exactly to start, especially if you are not familiar with the language. There are different cities/states, industries, cultural differences, and more that are vital parts to a successful recruitment campaign and overall hiring plan. But don’t worry – we’re here to help!

#RedBranchWeekly: Nurturing Your Unique Team for Success

marenated HR

By Alison Wurth: Diverse companies are successful companies. Plain and simple. Today, top leaders recognize that diversity drives performance. But what is diversity? And, how does it reflect in our daily lives? Well, diversity is NOT simply blending different cultural backgrounds. You also need a range of viewpoints, life experiences, and more. Having a diverse team gives you access to a wide range of ideas so you can find the best idea for each deliverable.

Handling sexual harassment when the offender’s the big boss

HR Morning

How should you respond if an employee accuses one of your company’s leaders of sexual harassment? Progressive Women’s Leadership shares important insights in its e-guide, “ Women Leaders Share What’s Working: New Ways to Prevent Sexual Harassment.”. Here’s a sneak peek from Chapter 2: If a company executive (e.g., your boss) is accused of harassment, it can put you and your company in a very difficult spot.

How Intent Data Unlocks the True Potential of Email Personalization

Aberdeen HCM Essentials

Personalization is supposed to be your secret weapon to cut through inbox clutter and capture the attention of your target customers. All studies and statistics point to the benefits of moving from generic messaging to highly-relevant, custom-made emails: 33% of marketers say personalization is the one capability that’s most important to the future of their work. 53% of marketers say personalized communications with customers results in moderate to significant revenue gains.

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A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

How to Be the Job That Gen Z Wants

ACI Specialty Benefits

ACI Founder and CEO Dr. Ann D. Clark is a frequent media contributor and blogger. Read her latest article below, originally published on In the Academy Award-winning documentary Free Solo , Alex Honnold scales a massive rock — El Capitan in Yosemite National Park — without any ropes. It’s a jaw-dropping, death-defying feat, but I was captivated by another detail: how Honnold lived during his quest.

Do Female Leaders Help Other Women in the Workplace?

IO At Work

How do female managers affect the careers of other women in the organization, and what does this mean for the queen bee phenomenon? Leadership Quarterly fairness gender leadership


Workplace Bullying: An Issue Not to Be Ignored


Workplace bullying — what is it, and what can organizational leaders do to reduce its impact


What makes a great employee experience?


We recently visited an HR Conference in Vancouver, which was a thought-provoking and rewarding experience, not to mention highly convenient for us because the JostlePlex is located in Vancouver (yes, it’s currently raining

Explore a Roadmap to Pay Equity for Organizations Like Yours

The national conversation around pay equity has never been so hot. As employees push for better transparency, organizations are assessing and addressing pay gaps. Explore Gallagher's whitepaper, Pay Equity: The Time Is Now, to discover key insights.

3 Essential Automated HR Solutions for Benefits Brokers


Tools used to help automate certain business processes have been available to employers for some time now. There are numerous platforms, systems, modules and applications that manage processes in manufacturing, logistics, finance, customer relationships and more. But, what about automated HR solutions to support both administrators in human resources and the entire employee base they support? These are available too, but many employers are not making these automated tools a priority.

Can I give my employee a gift card without being taxed?


When it comes to gifts, there a lot of things employers can give employees as “de minimis” fringe benefits that are not considered taxable. Unfortunately, a gift card or any cash-related gift is not considered de minimis, even if it’s less than $25. What does “de minimis” mean? According to the IRS , de minimis means something that is so small and provided so infrequently that it’s unreasonable or impractical to account for it.

How HR can Define a Company Culture


Depending on the type of business, company culture can evolved due to the adoption of new technologies, changing demographics and workplace norms, forces and competition from within the industry, and several other factors. Business cultures are extremely varied and wide-ranging and continue to shift and change. Human resource departments play a vital role in helping to come up with policies and norms that define the company culture.

OFCCP Proposes Sweeping Changes to Scheduling Letters

Berkshire Associates

Making good on the promise at the recent. town hall meetings , OFCCP recently published proposed updates to the scheduling letters, opening a 60-day comment period on these updates. It’s important to note that these changes are proposed and comments from the public are due by June 11. Given the nature of these changes, employers, law firms, consultants, employer associations, and civil rights organizations will likely be weighing in on this change.

How To Create A 100% Virtual Onboarding Experience

Speaker: Workbright

Are you struggling with virtual onboarding? Whether you are making the switch to remote work or biding your time until you can get back to the office–you need a solution that works. Check out our webinar on Thursday, May 20th at 2 PM E.T. to learn more!

Trust is the Key to Employee Retention — Here’s How to Build It

Business2Community Leadership

When any relationship is on the rocks, one of the worst possible solutions is resorting to paranoid attempts to exert control. Despite the obvious flaws of this approach, many managers end up making matters worse by showing employees a lack of trust. Nowhere is this issue more evident than in the rise of monitoring software.

Six Ways To Prepare Your Team For A Digital Transformation

Forbes Coaches Council

Many (if not all) industries will likely feel the effects of technological advances, some at different rates and with different specifics

Discern Real-Time Skill Needs Through Agile Feedback


Many of us remember the days when we only talked about professional development during a once-a-year performance review conversation with our managers. We may have made development plans and set goals, but these were usually lost in the crush of immediate business priorities. And, by the time we got around to discussing them again, they were outdated and irrelevant.

Employee Retention Ideas: How to Retain Your Best Employees


Finding top talent in a busy and competitive job market has become very difficult and quite costly. With average hiring costs starting at more than $4,000 per hire , it makes sense that employers are searching for viable employee retention ideas to improve employee retention rates throughout the company. The good news is that there are several actionable steps you can take right now to help retain your best employees. Employee Retention

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

#WorkTrends: Lessons on Leadership and Diversity from One of West Point’s First Female Grads

TalentCulture - Recruiting

Sara Potecha was one of West Point’s first female graduates. Now, she works as a speaker, consultant and writer. If that isn’t enough to make you feel lazy, know that Potecha also works as a leadership coach, often advising women on how to navigate toxic situations in the workplace. What Potecha recognizes is that the world isn’t perfect, but that doesn’t mean we have to just accept it. She has great strategies for those of […].

I’m Afraid of Being Me Too’d!

The Tim Sackett Project

For the last ten days, I’ve been at HR and TA conferences. It was the longest, consecutive run of speaking I’ve done in my career. Basically, in ten days I did a total of 14 sessions. I now want to crawl into a dark sensory deprivation chamber for a week! If you haven’t seen me speak, I do some hugging! At one of my stops, I had a fellow come up to me during a private moment and ask me if I was afraid. “Afraid of what!?”, ”, I asked.

LumApps Raises $24M Series B to “Transform Internal Communications and Employee Experience” TREND NOTE


Employee communications and collaboration is becoming a very crowded category. LumApps is the latest entry, raising a $24 million Series B. Comms and collaboration has been one of the more consistent funding trends we’ve seen over the last 2 years. It’s also where B2B productivity apps and HR tech overlap/collide. We’ve been studying employee experience […].

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Taking FMLA Leave to Help a Drug-Addicted Child


Opioid use has become a public health crisis; questions like this are asked periodically on the CalChamber Labor Law Helpline. My employee asked to take time off under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) to care for her drug addicted son, who is well over 18 but refuses to go through a rehabilitation program. Do I have to honor that request?

5 Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.