Fri.Mar 15, 2019

5 ways intranets have improved collaboration


In the beginning (aka the mid-1990s), intranets were all about connection and information…and that was about it. But today's modern intranets are about much more, including communication, engagement, and collaboration


Employee Engagement: Reviving What We’ve Forgotten

Employee Communications Council

Employee engagement thrives when everyone shares and works together. If we re-learn what we knew as children, we can improve employee communications. It’s the Little Ones Who can Teach us About Employee Engagement and Teamwork.

Gig Economy: Kicking Employer Concerns


If you’ve put off thinking about your company’s role in the gig economy, you’re not alone. But without addressing some common concerns posed by the gig economy, your company may struggle to stay ahead of the competition.

Enabling productivity and a positive workforce experience

Bersin with Deloitte

One of the four shifts for the Future of HR. Posted by John Brownridge , Gary Cole , Arthur Mazor , and Michael Stephan on March 13, 2019. As three futures converge—future of enterprise, future of workforce, and future of how work gets done—the Future of HR is shifting into place as well.

How to Build a Competitive Benefits Package

An attractive benefits program can be a highly effective recruiting and retention tool. But to make benefits a competitive advantage, employers must get creative with their benefits strategy or risk losing out on the best talent. Learn how to build a benefits package that your employees will love.

How should HR approach the legalization of marijuana?


Once lumped in by anti-drug stalwarts with heroin, cocaine, hallucinogens and synthetic drugs, and still considered a Schedule I narcotic by the Drug Enforcement Administration, marijuana and its derivatives are now legal for medical use in more than 30 states and the District of Columbia.

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Motivation: The Undervalued Requirement for Learning


Billions of dollars are spent each year to construct relevant, robust, innovative and game-changing training solutions. Technology is leveraged. Subject matter experts are convened. Materials are developed. All in service of changing behaviors and driving performance. But, there's one prerequisite that's often forgotten: tapping into employee learning motivation

8 Key Benefits of Employee Wellness Programs


Employee wellness programs have multiple benefits , both for the employers and the employees. Discover the 8 key benefits of employee wellness programs backed by research! Read More. Culture and People

IRS Releases Common 2019 Tax Scams to Be Aware Of


This time of year, beware of tax scams. To help businesses and taxpayers prepare for the federal tax filing deadline next month, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is releasing information on 12 common tax scams to be aware of this year.

Sterling Celebrates Women’s History Month – Christina Brown

Sterling Talent Solutions

In this month-long series, Sterling celebrates Women’s History Month, and our culture of inclusion and diversity, through sharing the stories of the women who work here.

2019 Third-Party Recruiting Benchmark Report

The unemployment rate has just hit 3.6%, the lowest jobless rate since 1969. Yet 50% of the time, the winning candidate hits the hiring manager’s inbox within 1 week when utilizing the BountyJobs platform. Download this report for a definitive collection of industry trends in critical hiring, brought to you by the world's leading recruiter engagement platform.

It’s Not What You Say, But How You Say It

HR Examiner

Regular manager and employee interaction yields higher engagement. Simple. But there is one problem. Many managers don’t communicate well with their employees.

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4 Ways to Attract High Performing Talent

Employment Metrix

If you had to put a price tag on your top sales executive, how much would they be worth? What about the web developer you struck gold with? Or, your all-star digital marketer?

Advanced Education to Enhance an HR Career (Besides HR Degrees)

Effortless HR

Human resources is an excellent career, offering plenty of challenge to keep your interest as well as steady pay (always a plus) and a wealth of job opportunities.

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Why This Researcher Says Hiring for Diversity Doesn’t Improve Business Results

Great Place to Work

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.

The Week That Changed My Mind About Quick Base

Quick Base

The Cruise that Started it All. In one way or another, I’ve been living and breathing Quick Base for about nine years. As a customer and a Quick Base Solution Provider , I’ve seen first-hand the power of Quick Base applications.

AI in HR: It’s Not Just for Hiring Anymore

Evil HR Lady

Artificial intelligence is already all the rage in tech circles, and now human resource departments are getting in on the action, too. While the most prominent place for AI in HR has typically recruiting—with bots that can help screen resumes and even conduct initial interviews—companies can now use artificial intelligence for a lot more than hiring. For instance, have you been wishing for a nice app that caters to all the needs of your organization?

Employee Wellness Program Benefits


Employee wellness programs have multiple benefits , both for the employers and the employees. Discover the 8 key benefits of employee wellness programs backed by research! Read More. Culture and People

How to Overcome Fear of Failure & Adopt a True Growth Mindset

Business2Community Leadership

Millions of people are suffering from a debilitating condition. Physical symptoms include an increased heart rate, dizziness, difficulty breathing, trembling or shaking, and tightness in the chest. Emotional symptoms include feeling powerless, anxious, intense panic, and fear.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. Read Dice's first-ever Recruitment Automation Report to discover how you can employ new, cutting-edge technologies to source and hire tech talent faster.

5 Benefits of Creating Professional Development Goals with Employees

Quantum Workplace

When a manager and employee sit down to create goals , the conversation typically centers around what the employee will do for the organization. What is expected of the employee over a certain stretch of time, and how will their productivity impact other team members?

Minimizing the Potential for Wage Discrimination in Your Organization


Wage discrimination creates differences in how much organizations pay men and women for the same work

How to host a slam-dunk March Madness activity at work


While research tells us March Madness doesn’t exactly boost productivity , it presents an excellent opportunity for teams to bond and win a few company culture points.

everything you need to know about being a new employee, and more about the menstrual cup manager

Ask a Manager

I helped Medium put together a guide on being the new person at work. And that manager earlier this week who’s pressuring people to use menstrual cups? I talked to Bustle about the situation.

How Recruiters Can Create a Predictable Candidate Pipeline

Even the most experienced recruiting professionals face challenges filling critical roles in their organizations from an inability to establish, nurture and grow a sustainable talent pipeline. Download this eBook to get a jump on sourcing and learn how to build a high performance recruiting pipeline.

Success in the Cloud: 2019 Oracle HCM and ERP Cloud Benchmark Reports

Oracle HCM - Modern HR in the Cloud

Written By: JP Saunders, VP of Business Value Consulting, Oracle. Belief, instinct, and hope are powerful tools in our lives, and sometimes that extends into business decisions too.

This Online Quiz Can Change the World


Saturday Spark #5. By Susan Hunt Stevens, Founder & CEO. I am a sucker for online quizzes, whether learning that I’m most like Darryl Philbin in the Office or that Austin, TX is the city that most fits my personality (who knew?).

On Vacation

OmegaHR Solutions

I am taking a break from blogging for the next several weeks. I am on a much-needed vacation. Thank you for your understanding. I am soaking up the sun in Hawaii. Back in April


UK payslip and pension changes coming in April 2019


Time is running out for HR and finance teams to prepare for important changes that come into effect next month.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

For federal contractors, keeping up with OFCCP regulations can be a major challenge when recruiting and hiring. Download our guide to OFCCP compliance and learn the major regulations that you must adhere to.