Thu.Jul 06, 2017

How To Create A Culture Of Successful People – It’s Magic

Get Hppy

If every individual in an organization understood how to successfully exploit each opportunity they were given, the culture that would be created would produce sustainable success for the enterprise.

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We’re All Biased, But We Can Get Better

Ultimate Software

Like many people, I do all I can every day to value people for their character and contributions, irrespective of their ethnicity, religion, age, gender, national origin, cultural heritage, sexual orientation, disability, and size or shape.

The Talent Slow Fade: A Case Study of Motley Fool’s Approach to Engagement

Lighthouse

The Motley Fool is a multimedia financial services company supporting clients with stock market trends and information. The firm is based in Virginia, has more than 300 employees, and was founded in 1993.

How To Write a Vision Statement

EmployeeConnect

The driving force behind any strategic plan is the vision statement. This article is an attempt to guide you through the process of framing a vision statement with examples to help you with. A Few Things for Getting Started. This article is a mere guideline to help you frame your vision statement, as not every pointer may apply to every organisation alike. However, this will still provide you the gist of the matter. Create the pinnacle of the funnel.

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Live Webinar: Best Practices for Onboarding and Training New Hires

Best Practices for Onboarding and Training New Hires. So you’ve hired some great new employees - congratulations! Unfortunately, your work isn’t over yet. With 20% of new hires leaving within the first 45 days, creating a great onboarding program along with proper training is crucial if you want your new employees to be engaged and stay long term. As someone working in recruiting or HR, you have control of the first part of the onboarding and training process and have a large part to play in the successful onboarding of the entire company’s new hires. Sign up for our live webinar on Thursday, May 24, 2018, Time: 11:00 AM PST, 1:00 PM EST.

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How to Price Comp When the Employee Wears Multiple Hats

TLNT: The Business of HR

In a variety of settings and for a variety of reasons, we see jobs that are essentially hybrids; that is, they cover a combination of functions that are more typically found on a stand-alone basis: Compensation & Benefits HR Insights Featured

The Evolution of L&D Tracking

Everwise

We stand at a technological turning point when it comes to learning and development (L&D). Though L&D may not be the flashiest of topics compared to creating shiny new products, it has risen sharply in priority worldwide. According to the 2017 Deloitte Human Capital Trends Report , the issue of improving employee careers and transforming corporate learning was rated “important” by 83% of executives, and “urgent” by 45%. Millennials are particularly hungry for knowledge.

A Senior Management Change Can Interrupt Company Culture

HR Bartender

A key theme during this year’s Great Place to Work Conference was developing talent. Are organizations asking their managers the question, “What are you doing to develop talent? And specifically, your replacement?”.

M&A Friday! This Week’s HR Deals

HRmarketer

Happy Friday. Our weekly recap of funding, mergers & acquisition, and partnership news from the human resource, recruitment and employee benefits marketplace is below. Sign-up for our weekly Hot in HR newsletter to get these updates via email. FUNDING.

The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System

With 200+ offerings in the market, choosing the right applicant tracking system can be a challenge. To help, we have developed a comprehensive buying guide highlighting what you should look for along each step of the decision process. Download the guide and ensure that the ATS you choose is the right fit for your organization.

Work Life Balance Makes Your Employees Happier and Business More Successful

Workology

Work life balance is the most sought after abstraction in the business world. Everyone’s constantly looking for ways to stabilise their work/play routine so that it’s not just a lucky day. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Executive HR Leadership company culture motivation work life balance

The ADA Says You Get to Decide What Job Functions Are ‘Essential’

TLNT: The Business of HR

About a year ago, I blogged here about a litigation attorney with the State of Louisiana. She has a “disability” under the Americans with Disabilities Act. On account of her illness, the U.S. Department of Justice accommodated the litigator by allowing her to telecommute from home temporarily, hoping to eventually reintegrate her into the office. Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) (ADAA) Disability Discrimination Legal - Compliance & Policies legal issues

The Psychology Behind Video-Phobia

Sparcstart

By Matthew Low. If you don’t like watching yourself on video, you are among the majority. The fear of being on camera is not new, but thanks to apps such as Snapchat and Instagram, millennials are loving it, and Baby Boomers and Generation Xers are slowly getting on board.

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Why Interviews Are Unreliable

Criteria's Employee Testing

Interviews have long been viewed as relatively inconsistent and unreliable hiring tools by personnel psychologists and HR professionals alike. And now, articles like The New York Times’ “ The Utter Uselessness of Job Interviews ” are presenting these conclusions to a much larger audience.

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Are You Closing Candidates and Getting Them Onboarded Efficiently?

Once you choose a candidate to hire, the real work begins of trying to get them to accept your offer. And even if they do, you still need to get them onboarded efficiently. Are you doing a good job managing these steps? Take a 30-second assessment for a free evaluation of your job offer and onboarding processes.

IRS Delay in Implementing New Mortality Tables Affects Pension Liability Valuation

HR Daily Advisor

The Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) delay until 2018 of implementation of updated mortality tables for pensions gives defined benefit (DB) plan sponsors some extra time to prepare for significant changes tied to increased participant longevity.

Record Low Unemployment: How Will this Affect your Hiring Strategy?

Select International

The U.S. unemployment rate is the lowest it has been in the last 10 years, reaching 4.3% last month! This is a positive thing, right? Of course it is! But it also creates struggles for some organizations.

Supreme Court just killed this pay option for some: Is your firm impacted?

HR Morning

When the Supreme Court opted not to hear a recent FLSA case, it effectively killed a pay option for many employers and left one California-based city on the hook for a serious amount of back pay. The case, which centered around a cash in lieu of benefits pay option, was Flores v. City of San Gabriel.

The Numbers Speak: The Onboarding Experience is King

SilkRoad

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post comes from Alexandra Levit of Inspiration at Work ). . The Numbers Speak: The Onboarding Experience is King.

5 Key Aspects of Accurate Human Resource Management Systems Pricing

Simplify your software evaluation process with this free Human resource Management Systems software pricing guide! Don't let price confusion keep you from selecting the best HR software for your organization's needs. Download your free guide today!

HR Innovation in the Digital World

Workology

How do you go about innovating new solutions within your organisation (or the organisations you work with)? Recently I’ve had some great discussions on this issue, as the impact of global ways of. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Human Resources Leadership Social Media innovation social media

3 key questions for determining what’s behind ineffective leadership

Insperity

They’re your most trusted business advisors. Your leadership team has likely been with you a long time, many of them probably from the start. But now that your business is growing, does it seem like some managers are in over their heads? Before you reach the conclusion that someone in your inner circle is no longer the right fit, consider the possibility that they may simply be complacent or uninspired, rather than incapable. Here are three key questions to help you tell the difference.

Let’s Face It: Gen Y Still Has it Right

TalentCulture

In 2011, I drafted my first blog post entitled: Gen Y Has it Right. I wrote the post because of discussions claiming that Millenials were completely different from other groups at work. On some level, I thought this was an excuse to ignore workplace elements in dire need of revision.

Ask the Expert: Benefits Continuation Rules for Employee on Military Leave?

HR Daily Advisor

Question: We have an employee who will be leaving for active duty for just about one year. What is the requirement under USERRA for continuing employee benefits?

7 Steps to Attract and Engage More Candidates

Want to improve the candidate experience of your job application and drive more candidates to apply? This guide covers: presentation of your careers page and jobs, length and complexity of your online application, application technology, and candidate acknowledgement.

Leadership Coaching Helps Close the Gap—One Leader at a Time

DDI

Learn how leadership coaching made the difference for one leader—who, in turn, built a case for developing other leaders in his organization

The Importance of Maintaining Organizational Culture in Tough Times

Bonfyre

This article was originally published on TLNT under the title “ It’s Time To Take Company Culture Off The Chopping Block.” ” When financial times get tough for organizations, invariably company culture initiatives are the first to be cut. The view is that these are the easiest items to take away, sending money back into the budget. It’s time to take company culture off the chopping block. Cuts to company culture don’t heal easily.

Tapping the top 3 sources of high-quality candidates

HR Times

Posted by Robin Erickson and Denise Moulton on July 06, 2017. Organizations use a variety of sourcing strategies to attract and engage top talent. However, some sources are more effective than others at identifying high-quality candidates. Related links. Follow us @DeloitteTalent. Stay connected.

Your Job Search Has Stalled: Back to School?

Corn on the Job

When you’ve graduated from college , or perhaps just from high school, the job search is on. Some people are lucky enough to secure a good job before they’ve officially graduated, so they can walk straight into well-paying (or, at least, fairly-paid) work.

Black or White: Moving Beyond the Traditional Diversity & Inclusion Box

Speaker: Elena Valentine, CEO of Skillscout, and Nancy Harris, CEO of Restart Consulting LLC

“But, if you're thinkin' about my baby, It don't matter if you're black or white.”. Michael Jackson’s popular song from the early 90’s only touched on one aspect of diversity. As time has progressed, we recognize that diversity extends far beyond just “black or white.” But often times, that is the focus of our diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives. And with this narrow focus, we can become trapped “in a box “ that inadvertently overlooks other aspects of DE&I. This can lead to employees feeling frustrated and our programs spinning in circles with no real progress. We’re here to disrupt your thinking and approach to traditional DE&I. This highly interactive session will have you seeing more than just “black or white.".