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9 Things to Consider When Purchasing HR Technology

HR Bartender

We talk about HR technology a lot on HR Bartender, but it occurred to me recently that’s there’s one area of HR technology we really haven’t discussed.

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Blockchain Is Poised to Make Recruiting More Secure and Candidate-Friendly

Cornerstone On Demand

Blockchain—a secure, universal ledger for sharing digital records—is widely used in the financial industry, but it has the potential to shake up the world of recruiting as well.

The 10 Best Tools for Increased Employee Engagement

CakeHR

A lot has been said and written about employee engagement. In fact, when it comes to increasing productivity in the workplace, the first question to pop in our heads is often the same—How do you engage employees in the workplace?

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Everyday People

This past week has been a whirlwind. Each week I have is full, and I’m fortunate for that. I have some great things going on at work, and I was able to also have the opportunity to speak at the Vermont SHRM State Conference and attend a SHRM Board meeting.

Candidate Screening Simplified

Speaker: Allen Samuel, Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur

When it comes to finding the right candidates for your company, you want to ensure that they are a good “fit.” By having an understanding of the job description, accurate skillset criteria and a short conversation with the hiring manager, you will be armed with the resources to quickly and effectively convert potential candidates to new hires. Join Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur Allen Samuel to learn the steps you should be taking in your candidate screening process.

Canada Wins Big From ‘America First’ Trade And Immigration Policies

Forbes Leadership Strategy

trade and immigration policies have helped Canadian farmers export to China and Canadian universities attract more foreign students

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The Wasted Dollars Of Corporate Training Programs

Forbes Leadership Strategy

billion is spent on training and development annually. Too much of it is wasted. There's a simple fix

What Is Cloud Gaming and is it Really the Future of Gaming?

G2 Crowd

When I was younger, I distinctly remember my excitement from visiting a local gaming store to pick up a physical copy of the latest game. But those days are over. Technology

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Is Free Public Transport In Cities The WayForward?

Forbes Leadership Strategy

In September 2018, the French city of Dunkirk launched a free bus system for residents and visitors, since when it has succeeded in drastically reducing private car use. Could free transportation be the future for our towns and cities

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new employee wants me to give him money, I wet myself during a board meeting, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. New employee is hinting he wants me to give him money. A new project manager started work on Thursday. On Friday, he spent most of the day telling me about his desperate financial situation and how he had exhausted all of his resources. He said he wouldn’t get paid until the next week and didn’t have enough money for gas to get to work the next week. He said his family was living on groceries donated by a neighbor who moved.

Wage Growth: The Last Employer Holdout to Attract Candidates

You get a job perk! And You get a job perk! Everyone gets job perks! While these perks may have helped get that stellar candidate’s foot in the door, this dynamic of severely low unemployment combined with a historically high job open rate continues with no immediate end in sight. Employers will do well to zero in on one lever many have been avoiding pulling: the almighty salary increase.

Convenience Meets Community: Kroger Rolls Into Neighborhood With Mobile Grocery Stores

Forbes Leadership Strategy

The retail grocery industry often perceives putting a grocery store in a lower-income community as a risky business venture

How to craft the perfect NPS email for your business in 2019

SurveySparrow

It is highly likely you have been asked the famous question either through an NPS email survey or a widget, which is this-” How likely are you to recommend our product on a scale of 0 to 10?” You might have ignored some of these surveys too.

Why It’s Time To Consider A Portfolio Career

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Many people struggle to find a career that will make them happy. The good news is you don't have to settle on just one

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Austin Draws Tech Companies—Growth Highlights Workforce Challenges

Genesis10

This blog is the fourth in a series that examines the technology talent gap by major metro area serviced by Genesis10. The series has covered Milwaukee, Charlotte, and Cleveland thus far. We will also be examining the following markets in the weeks to come: Dallas, Kansas City, and Orlando.

The HR Playbook: Reduce Turnover with Employee Benefits

Companies with the right mix of benefits saw a 138% drop in employee turnover. Learn how you can lower your employee attrition rate and retain top talent.

Combat Age Discrimination At Work: For Employees And Employers

Forbes Leadership Strategy

If you are older and reentering the workplace, you may experience different treatment than when you were in your 20s, 30s, and 40s

Collaboration Hubs May Be Bad for Your Health

SocialChorus

CMSWire | September 11, 2019. The post Collaboration Hubs May Be Bad for Your Health appeared first on SocialChorus.

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What You Ought To Know About How Startup Disruption Is Being Disrupted

Forbes Leadership Strategy

It used to be that talent, financing, and technology were all available, and they all existed outside the walls of corporates. Now the landscape is changing, and there is a better option to "disruption

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Effective Tips To Develop An Efficient HR Business Partner Culture

HR C-Suite

A powerful business owner has the correct business intuition and comprehends his business well. To be a viable HR business partner, one must be in information of the competitive benefit of the business and objectives of the business.

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.

This Communication Mistake Could Be Ruining Your Employee Engagement Survey

Forbes Leadership Strategy

When the data shows that, in 50% of companies, few managers are sharing survey results with their team, we know that a lot of companies are breaking their implied promise to employees

Craftsmanship

QAspire

When you consistently create novel work with care and attention in a way that changes others for better, you can call yourself a craftsman. Because craft is about adding your uniqueness into each piece of work you ship. Craft is about creating an experience for others through your work.

The Importance Of The Technology And Communications Sector To The Sustainable Development Goals

Forbes Leadership Strategy

The technology and communications industry is comprised of six industries. The Sustainable Development Goals for which its impact is highest are #5 (Gender Equality), #7 (Affordable and Clean Energy, #9 (Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure), and #14 (Life Below Water

DecisionWise Releases The HR Analytics Playbook for the Beginner

Decision-Wise

Employee engagement consulting firm, DecisionWise, announced today the release of The HR Analytics Playbook for Beginners. This guide delivers clear answers to many data questions and provides a starting point for many HR professionals who struggle to understand how to handle data.

When Recruiter Priorities Compete: Fill Speed, Growing Req Loads, and Diversity

It’s a question as old as the recruiting profession itself: How many reqs should one recruiter handle at a time? Even in our data-driven age of hard metrics and objective assessments, the answer is: It depends. Download this White Paper to discover the key factors that go into finding your answer to the req load question.

Mistrustful Mindset Of Billionaires Through Hollywood's Lens - What Can We Learn?

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Billionaires on two hit TV series break trust before they can be hurt by others. And this is very true to life, writes Remy Blumenfeld, who has coached Forbes billionaire families. But what else can we learn from Hollywood about the billionaire mindset

DecisionWise Releases The HR Analytics Playbook for Beginners

Decision-Wise

SPRINGVILLE, UTAH, USA- Employee engagement consulting firm, DecisionWise, announced today the release of The HR Analytics Playbook for Beginners. Good, quality data is the new oil. As a potential repository for employee data, HR is sitting on one of the largest oil fields a company has.

How The Art Of Human Connection Turned Brian Grazer Into An Iconic Hollywood Film Producer

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Hollywood producer Brian Grazer learned the secret to a successful pitch that sent his career soaring

MidWest TechRecruit ‘19 is just around the corner! [Recruiters can’t miss]

Hacker Earth

After a successful event in Los Angeles, Stacey Broadwell is back with the 2nd edition of the TechRecruit conference this year. The MidWest TechRecruit ‘19 in Chicago promises to be equally interesting and knowledgeable (and of course, fun!) as the LAX TechRecruit conference.

Why All the AI Research You’re Reading is Dead Wrong

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

While we may be “people” professionals, it is part of our job to understand AI and how this technology can enable us to make smarter decisions and develop more efficient processes. Join Lighthouse Research & Advisory Principal Analyst Ben Eubanks where he will discuss how AI can be used for HR and recruiting processes, including how to create more human interactions and engagement through the strategic application of technology.