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How to Reduce Noise in Your Office Space

Take It Personel-ly

Too much noise in the office can lower the overall productivity of employees and affect their work negatively. Therefore, to reduce unnecessary noise in your office and provide better working conditions for your employees, here are a few things you can do.

Mental Health Decompensation Among Teens: Steps We Can Take to Help With Their Emotional Well-Being

Thrive Global

Virtual schooling, lockdowns and pandemic isolation have increased depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and alcohol and drug abuse among teens. The mental health of our children has become a significant stressor for parents.

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my ex-friend is my new boss, employer sending rides for us in the snow, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my ex-friend is my new boss, employer sending rides for us in the snow, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My hostile ex-friend is my new boss.

Ethena Raises Another $2 Million to Nudge Employers Closer to Compliance

LAROCQUE

Ethena announced another $2 million round of VC for its compliance training based on micro-learning, nudging employees into five-minute anti-harassments lessons. This brings the total raised to $5 million. The […].

CFO’s Guide to Building an HR Team with Limited Time, Budget and Resources

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when CFOs have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

Reflections on Becoming a Father: The Outside vs Inside Perspective

Thrive Global

I’ve been thinking a lot about the difference between the inside and outside perspectives of the last two weeks or so since my daughter was born.

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7 Tips for Aspiring Commercial Divers

Take It Personel-ly

Commercial diving is one of the most dangerous and complicated jobs out there, as it combines the complexity of construction work with the added perils of working underwater.

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Everyday People

This past week I joined a conversation with friends on Clubhouse. Now, I know it’s all the new rage, and it’s fun to see people get excited about gathering.

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Lessons to Explore Women’s History Month

EverFi - HR

Wonder Woman and Women’s History. A couple of years ago, I went to see the newest Wonder Woman movie starring Gal Gadot, and I surprised myself by tearing up.

How to Give Direct and Clear Feedback

Workplace Psychology

From front-line leaders all the way up to C-suite leaders, I have seen, time and time again, how managers have made a mess in delivering feedback to their employees.

3 Guiding Principles to Support the Human Dimension in Learning

Speaker: Dr. Amy Titus, Managing Director in Human Capital at Deloitte Consulting

Join Dr. Amy Titus, Managing Director in Human Capital at Deloitte Consulting, for her exclusive session where she will be discussing the 3 guiding principles for the future of learning, and how these can affect the design of work in organizations.

Why Diversity is So Important for Reality TV

Thrive Global

You are probably familiar with current controversies surrounding The Bachelor franchise as headlines have landed in mainstream media.

Having Difficult Conversations At Work: How HR Can Help

HR C-Suite

Being a team leader or a business owner, having difficult conversations with your employees is something you can’t easily walk away from. Difficult conversations can be anything, from an employee’s bad attitude, poor performance, to being careless at the workplace.

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A curious mind may keep us sane

Thrive Global

I’m living proof that curiosity can influence our wellbeing. No doubt we have all had encounters where we feel threatened. It could involve colleagues at work, family members, parenting or other personal conflicts. It’s part of life.

UK Supreme Court declares Uber Driver as workers in landmark case

HR Digest

The UK Supreme Court has ruled that drivers employed by Uber are workers and not contractors or self-employed and entitled to minimum wages and holiday pay. The ruling is a significant landmark in employment cases.

How to Select the Right Training Software for Your Company

Creating a training program for your organization can be a daunting task. Luckily, there are many platforms that offer lots of solutions. How do you decide which one is right for you? Learn about the features to look for and questions to ask before making an important investment in your company’s future.

Pandemic Fatigue? How to Achieve Pandemic Thriving

Thrive Global

When I learned I would be locked down indefinitely, knowing we were all heading into unknown territory, I looked for role models. Who had handled such a situation successfully?

3 Strategies for Dealing With Difficult Employees

Zenefits

Difficult employees come in many shapes or forms.

A Congregation of One

Thrive Global

By Jeffrey Abramowitz. I am a Jewish person who was born and raised in a Conservative congregation. Even though Judaism is considered to be a communal religion, I now reside in a community of one. How can that be?

Prescriptive Analytics in HR

Hiring Plug

Prescriptive analysis in a situation would suggest a course of action that would most likely succeed. Know how prescriptive analytics can make your organization better. HR Technology

Brand Health Report: Tech Talent Ranks the Most Innovative Companies They'd Love to Work for and Why

Hired surveyed more than 4,000 tech workers to find out which companies rank as their most desirable employers and how other organizations can compete for their attention. Download this report to learn what tech talent values most in a potential employer and how to improve your employer brand.

Mindful Meditation Can Reconnect Families

Thrive Global

A fun and effective pre-bedtime meditation is the “Body Scan”. Children of any age can practice the following body scans. It would be helpful at first for the parent to provide guidance until such a time when the child is confident enough to do the guidance for the group or silently for themself.

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Automating Your Open Enrollment Workflow

Zenefits

Open enrollment — the time when your employees can elect, change, or cancel the health insurance they get through your small business — can be a stressful time for whoever is in charge of the process.

8 Expert-Backed Ways to Improve Your Mental Health Every Day

Thrive Global

Improve mental health. If the coronavirus pandemic-and the ensuing months spent indoors-has been anything but beneficial for your mental health, you’re not alone.

Customer Engagement Is Your Secret Weapon To Beat The Competition

Forbes Leadership Strategy

The idea of customer engagement has been talked about for years, but it wasn’t until the past two or three years that a critical mass of companies began attempting to improve their customer service and experience through engagement.

Extending the Reach of HR: Supporting and Sourcing Remote Talent

Speaker: Karen Lim, Alliance Academy

The concept of Global HR is becoming more common as more companies become permanently remote. As companies expand their talent-bases beyond borders, HR reps will bear the responsibilities that come along with it. Adapting to different cultures, distances, and legal implications whilst preserving core company values is essential. Once you can do this, the world becomes your oyster. Join Karen Lim of Alliance Academy, and learn to thrive in a remote-first mindset.

How To Avoid Burnout & Thrive In Marketing with Julia Stead & Kage Spatz

Thrive Global

Getting different perspectives is what helps refine and shape brilliance and then incorporating different perspectives into our day-to-day.

Ted Cruz Provides 9 Crisis Management Lessons For Business Leaders

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Every crisis has lessons that others can learn from. Here’s what business leaders can learn from the decision by U.S. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) to go to Mexico in the middle of his state’s historic, dangerous, and deadly weather and power crisis.

How to De-Hustle Your Workplace

Thrive Global

One thing that a pandemic can do is force us to slow down. Now that we are paying attention, we may be noticing things in our work culture that we want to change, things that we can finally admit NEED to be changed. So you wanna de-hustle your workplace?

How To Talk To Your Boss About Burnout

Forbes Leadership Strategy

While it should be up to employers to play a key role in combating employee burnout, don’t wait for your boss to take the lead. Careers /careers Leadership /leadership Careers /careers Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy leadership Careers

Five 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.