Fri.Jan 11, 2019

The Career Development Habit

Julie Winkle Giulioni

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” ” -Aristotle. As each new year begins, a lot is written on the subject of habits. Habits associated with health and wellness. Habits associated with mental outlook and happiness.

How to set up your Performance Reviews in 2019: Example questions, case studies and more

Impraise

New year's resolutions aren't limited to your personal life, we start each year off with new professional goals as well. Whether it’s to not always have 1000 unread emails or to get better at delivering to promised deadlines, we often forget to track progress along the way.

3 reasons why leaders should abandon the 9-to-5 workday

Jostle

It’s not exactly groundbreaking anymore to argue that the standard 9-to-5 workday is no longer relevant or necessary. It’s been done— a lot. Imagine one of those montages from old movies where the spinning newspaper flies into frame, each headline proclaiming the following

Staffing and Scheduling are Two Different Things – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

I know that Christmas was last month, but I can’t resist sharing this Time Well Spent from our friends at Kronos because it beautifully demonstrates that staffing and scheduling are two different things. Staffing is about finding the right people to do the work.

New Report Helps Attract, Retain and Reward Top Talent

The 2019 Best-in-Class Benchmarking Analysis explores what top employers are doing differently to stand out in healthcare cost control and HR management. Use these insights to build a better workplace and confidently position your organization for success.

2019 CES Recap: The Future of Work is More Than the Latest Gadgets

Cornerstone On Demand

Though it's known for its litany of cool gadgets (such as flying cars ) and brazen software launches (like real-time language translation ), CES, at its core, is a place for groundbreaking, technology-driven ideas to take hold—and the future of work is no exception.

iCIMS 385

More Trending

How to Recruit Top Talent on a Budget

Get Hppy

Talented and hard-working employees are important assets for any companies. Although it tends to be fairly easy and affordable for established companies to hire top talent, small startups sometimes struggle to meet their staffing needs in a way that is affordable.

Recruitment Software: How to Evaluate and Choose the Best Recruiting Tool

TalentLyft

In this recruitment software buyers’ guide , you’ll learn how to compare, evaluate and choose the best recruiting tool that will perfectly fit your hiring needs and your budget. We’ll review common recruitment challenges and identify solutions offered by recruiting tools.

3 Capabilities the Software Industry Needs, to Solve the Developer Talent Crunch

Entrepreneur

Today, we see more and more job descriptions for developers asking not only for test-driven experience but also behavior-driven design and development experience. software developer

Employee Development Activities to Help Your Employees Grow

Reflektive

One of the best ways to communicate that you’re invested in your employees is to prioritize their ongoing development. But what does that actually look like on a day-to-day basis? How do you ensure that long-term growth doesn’t get lost in the shuffle during busy periods? And how do leaders know what development initiatives are worthy of their resources? The following employee development activities are a great place to start. Continuing Education and Training Programs.

Why (and How) to Switch to a New HR & Payroll Platform

Not all HR & payroll is the same, but it can look pretty similar. If your current platform isn’t meeting your needs, let us walk you through how to differentiate between providers and give you some tips on how to select a platform that works best for your business.

Is there going to be a workforce crisis after Brexit?

Get Hppy

Let’s be honest, most of us are sick of hearing the “B” word. Isn’t it over already? Can’t we just shut up and accept that nobody has no idea what’s going on? Is it possible to just end all conversations about it until there’s some sort of definitive news? If only.

One Year of Service Makes a Lifetime of Difference

Tsheets

TSheets employees donate 1,000+ volunteer hours, $79K to local causes. Here’s why they make volunteering a priority. Learn more about our four-legged employee. Here at TSheets, aside from service dogs and golfing in costume , there are few things we love more than giving back to our communities.

Is there going to be a workforce crisis after Brexit? Copy

Get Hppy

Let’s be honest, most of us are sick of hearing the “B” word. Isn’t it over already? Can’t we just shut up and accept that nobody has no idea what’s going on? Is it possible to just end all conversations about it until there’s some sort of definitive news? If only.

Cafe Classic: Global Compensation Philosophy - One Brand, 31 Flavors

Compensation Cafe

Editor's Note: What better to warm our hearts in January than a global compensation strategy informed by an ice cream brand analogy. Take it away, Dan Walter! Multinational companies have enough complexities, why add to them?

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.

Your key to success: Employee morale

Get Hppy

If your employees are dragging themselves into work with long faces and office laughter is non-existent, then staff morale definitely needs a boost. Low employee morale could be costing your business much more than you think.

Updated Human Trafficking Notices Released

HRWatchdog

Make sure you post the updated notice! The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) recently released updated human trafficking notices for employers.

Tips for Managing a Remote Workforce

Get Hppy

With a developing e-commerce market, as well as a new emphasis on work-life balance, more individuals than ever have joined the remote workforce. Research shows that this trend is on the rise. While 39 percent of employees worked remotely in 2012, that number had risen to 43 percent by 2016.

#WorkTrends: Who Should You Hire?

TalentCulture

Who should you hire? It might be the most important question you ask at work. Forget meeting your quarterly goals or expanding into new markets; if you don’t find the right people for your team, you’re going to be out of the ballgame pretty quickly.

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.

Elevate Your Employer Brand: What Top Brands Are Doing to Attract Tech Talent

HIRED

People love your product, your company is hitting all the right press mentions, and when you tell people where you work, they affect a knowing, excited tone, voicing their recognition with a high pitched “Oh, I’ve heard of them!”.

New Year’s Resolutions for every HR Proffessional

Owiwi

It’s a new year! Time for some changes and resolutions. For most of us, this means new hobbies, a healthier lifestyle or new habits. For HR professionals though, the new year starts with new challenges.

Use the Same Content Management System for Website and Intranet?

Staffbase

The advent of web content management systems (WCMS or simply CMS) in the late 1990s was a key step in the development of the Internet. The technical hurdle of creating web content was out of the way, and more people could publish content with minimal effort. Mobile Intranet

Best Practices for Employee Engagement Benchmarks

Quantum Workplace

Collecting feedback via an employee engagement survey is an incredibly valuable way to give your employees a voice in continuously improving their experience. But how do you know if that feedback is healthy or not? Do other organizations face the same challenges as you, or are your challenges uniqu

Compliance Continuity: Monthly Guidance to Sustain Your Organization's Wellbeing

Natural disasters can result in evacuations, work stoppages, and other disruptions for your employees. With advanced planning, employee benefits can help sustain the overall wellbeing of your workforce before, during, and after a natural disaster.

Think Customer Experience is overrated? Here’s why CX is the new Marketing.

SurveySparrow

If you read the signs right, it makes sense. The X-factor that defines your brand and drives people to pay for it, may not be what it was a decade before. You should have seen this change coming. How feature-rich your product is doesn’t cut it anymore.

HR doesn’t make the rules

hrpockets

This one deserves more attention than I’m giving the short 33 career lessons, but this one is important so don’t let the brief summary fool you. HR friends, you don’t make the rules. You may get to make some decisions, but you don’t make the rules.

She was raped by her supervisor, the company suspended her and put the harasser back to work. How mad did this make a federal jury?

The Employer Handbook

Ken Lund from Reno, NV, USA [ CC BY-SA 2.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons Nope. Madder. Here’s more from the EEOC’s press release announcing the $850,000 jury verdict. A federal jury rendered a verdict on Dec.

10 Engaging Ways Your Company Can Give Back in 2019

Sterling Talent Solutions

Happy 2019! While the holidays have passed, for successful businesses the season of giving continues into the New Year—and, well, never actually ends. As you create plans for the year ahead, it’s important to pencil in opportunities for your organization to give back to the community. In fact, this kind of social responsibility has become increasingly expected by the public at large.

The CFO Playbook: 10 Metrics to Transform Your HR Team

CFOs are losing faith in HR’s ability to solve problems with data. Discover the metrics your HR team needs to measure to become more data-driven.