August, 2019

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3 Essential Company Culture Pillars to Improve Belonging and Retain Employees

Bonusly

As humans, we naturally look for belonging, places where we feel included and valued for our contributions. It’s an innate need that’s necessary for fulfillment and can have alarming consequences when ignored. Put in the context of work, how long would you stay at a job where you didn’t feel a sense of belonging? Now think about your own company culture and how likely employees are to feel like they belong.

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What You Know About Employee Benefits Is Wrong

Great Place to Work

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Older Workers Are a Valuable Talent Pool

SHRM

Over the last decade, most HR leaders have been obsessed by the role of millennials at work and figuring out how to meet the different expectations and needs of these young workers. Certainly, this has been important work. But, leaders need to be aware of a much bigger demographic challenge ahead: the role of people over the age of 55. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that in the next 10 years, the fastest growing segments of the workforce will be for employees over 65.

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Mobile Recruitment: Smart Recruiting Through Smartphones

TalentLyft

Smart recruiters recruit through smartphones! Today, mobile recruitment is a must. Recruiters who haven’t optimized their job listings and hiring process for mobile recruiting risk missing out on top talent, now more than ever. Read More.

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AI & DEI: With Great Opportunities Comes Great HR Responsibility

Speaker: Jen Kirkwood - Partner, Responsible HR & AI at IBM and World Economic Forum Executive Fellow

The promise of AI for today’s organizations is real, yet in a frenzied state of experimentation, many stumble to get to a full-scale enterprise. As companies race to discover what generative AI can do, HR must lead conversations about how to balance cutting-edge innovations with integrity, trust, and diversity. Globally, organizations are at a critical intersection of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and AI acceleration.

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Reflections on training. 

HRGem

A few weeks ago I attended a training course. It wasn’t anything to do with my usual work, but was about learning to help children with Down Syndrome to navigate the transition to teenage years.

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How Employbridge is Fighting Record-Low Unemployment Rates

Penn Foster

Finding Solutions to Unemployment.

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How “Cobots” Are Transforming Jobs in Every Industry, from Fast Food to Law

Linkedin Talent Blog

A recent estimation put 40% of the world’s jobs at risk of automation over the next 15 years. That’s a major shift, but it’s nothing new — throughout history, advances in technology have replaced human jobs time and again. Between 1947 and 2014, for example, the number of U.S. workers employed by the railroad industry dropped by 86% as a result of new technology and automation.

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Don’t Sugarcoat Performance Reviews

SHRM

By far one of the biggest mistakes that managers make is inflating grades on annual performance reviews. Wanting to minimize confrontation, many managers give "meets expectations" scores to underachievers or workers with records of poor behavior. This documentation can come back to haunt managers should the organization later look to terminate the worker's employment.

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10+ job sites in the USA

Workable

The United States is home to hundreds of job boards, both local and international, free and paid. But, out of the massive number of job sites in the USA, which ones are the best places to advertise to? In other words, where could you more confidently invest a chunk of your recruitment budget or resources to attract great candidates? To help you find the best job sites for your needs, we pulled together the top job sites in the USA into a handy list for you to make your job easier.

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Early Tenure Turnover: Stop the Revolving Door of Hires

Speaker: Dr. Craig Ellis, Head of I-O Psychology, HighMatch

Are you facing a revolving door of hires, especially within their first 90 days of employment? In this webinar, Dr. Craig Ellis, a leading industrial-organizational (I-O) psychologist, offers insights and strategies to unravel the mystery behind early tenure turnover. Identify the root causes of early attrition to mitigate turnover’s impact in the first 12 months.

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Recruitment Marketing and Talent CRM: Tools for Ambitious HR Teams

TalentLyft

Recruitment Marketing Software and Talent CRM are new types of recruitment software designed to help HR teams attract top talent. Utilizing these new tools gives companies an advantage when recruiting top talent in today's ultra-competitive market. Read More.

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6 Ways Leaders Can Build a Culture of Innovation

TalentCulture

Innovation in an enterprise organization starts at the top. Here are six ways leaders can build a culture of innovation. The post 6 Ways Leaders Can Build a Culture of Innovation appeared first on TalentCulture.

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Form I-9 Expires Aug. 31

SHRM Resources

?The federal government's Form I-9, used by HR departments across the country to verify workers' employment eligibility, is expiring at the end of the month.The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is expected to extend the current version of the form (marked 8/31/2019) without changes, although minor clarifications will be made to the form's instructions.

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8 Tips for Starting Your Own Staffing Firm

Linkedin Talent Blog

Have you ever thought about starting your own staffing agency? Taking your first step into the world of entrepreneurship can be extremely rewarding. Founding your own firm gives you the opportunity to take control of your career, set your own schedule, and enjoy a more hands-on approach to guiding strategy. You’ll also be able to make a huge impact on your clients’ businesses — and on candidates’ lives.

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Bridging the Gap: The Intersection of DEI Initiatives and Employee Benefits

Speaker: Jaye Johnson, CBP

Unlock the secrets to transforming your organization’s employee benefits into a strategic tool for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). During this informative session, we will discuss common pitfalls in traditional benefits and then delve into the essence of DEI in employee-centric benefit offerings. This involves not only defining DEI in the workplace but also understanding the pivotal role that employee benefits play in fostering a diverse and inclusive environment.

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4 Important HR Writing Skills You Should Master

Workology

The HR department is perhaps one of the most important departments in any company, especially in the modern business world. It is responsible for everything from finding new talent to solving. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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HR interview questions: The top 10 questions asked in the HR interview

Workable

In the initial screening phase of a hiring process, an HR professional (usually a recruiter or HR Generalist ) will ask candidates a set of HR interview questions. The purpose of these questions is to gauge the candidates’ basic skills and interest for the role, and to clarify various points about their application and resume. Here, we put together a list of the best human resources interview questions for candidates, plus sample answers.

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A great interview doesn’t make a good hire: Here’s what does

HR Morning

For decades now, the hiring process has been the same: candidates apply, employers interview them, and the best one gets the job. But in recent years it’s become apparent that interviews are starting to lose their effectiveness. Someone who interviews well isn’t necessarily going to be a great employee. One in two hires fail. A lot of research points to problems with the interview.

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#WorkTrends: How to Give Your People Story a Heart

TalentCulture

Quick — tell me your organization’s story. If you can’t do that then you’ve got a problem, says Tiffany Sauder, founder and president of marketing agency Element Three. In today’s candidate-driven employment market, employer branding is more important than ever, and businesses that can’t tell their story in an authentic, meaningful way run the risk of losing out on great candidates.

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Delivering DEI Training That Drives Real Change

Speaker: Jeffrey Hall, Chief Creative Office of WILL Interactive

Great DEI training improves engagement, retention, and teamwork. Poor training does little. What content areas are right for our organization? How can you construct training around empathy-building, relatable stories for a positive disposition to hard topics? We’ll cover the latest research on how to make training that actually delivers attitudinal and behavioral shifts.

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A Changing Workplace: Exploring the Intersection of AI and HR

Oracle HCM - Modern HR in the Cloud

By Robin Schooling , Chief People Officer at Strio Consulting. Artificial intelligence (AI) is quickly becoming a workplace mainstay. A growing number of organizations are embracing these new technologies and it is predicted that one in five workers will have AI as an integrated assistant at work by 2022. One aspect of this is the implementation of AI-based tools to reshape the way companies worldwide manage the hiring process and monitor employee well-being.

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7 Best Self-Improvement Books of All Time

HR Digest

We’re halfway through 2019, but there’s still plenty of time to cross out those goals you’ve set for the year. Don’t know where to start? Look no further than these self-improvement books of all time. 7 Best Self-Improvement Books Of All Time. 1. The Success Principles by Jack Canfield. 2. The Power of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale. 3. Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen. 4.

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How can HR create a company culture 'to go' in an age of remote working?

HR Zone

Culture. Remote working: Can HR create a culture 'to go'?

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10 Downsides Of Using Artificial Intelligence In The Hiring Process

Forbes Coaches Council

There's no doubt AI is beneficial -- but is it also a hinderance? Forbes Coaches Council experts share some of the cons of AI during the hiring process and how to maintain the human element instead.

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Are There Gaps in Your HR Policies?

Putting the right HR policies in place can help your organization grow smoothly and help your company culture thrive. Use this essential HR checklist to cover the basics and make sure there aren’t any gaps in your HR functions.

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How To Identify Your Job Strengths To Make A Career Change

Take It Personel-ly

When it’s time for a career change, it’s important to take a moment to identify your strengths so that you can make the best possible case as you try to break into a new industry. Okay, this process might take more than a moment! Many professionals who excel in their work have trouble putting their […].

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10 Diversity & Inclusion Statistics That Will Change How You Do Business

Bonusly

Diversity and inclusion, or D&I, have been hot topics in the business community over the past few years. You’ve probably heard these topics discussed in meetings, sought out a company that focuses on incorporating D&I initiatives into its culture, or spearheaded a program yourself. If these are unfamiliar topics, you’re probably wondering what these terms mean in a business context, and why they’re important.

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How to Make Company Events Valuable for Employees

TalentCulture

When Memorial Day has come and gone, school’s out, the grill is fired up and the neighborhood pool has opened for the summer, there’s usually one more milestone coming: The company picnic is just around the corner. Countless people groan when they hear those words. For many employees, “company picnic” brings to mind a lame event they feel obligated to attend because executives expect them to.

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Making Diversity Central to Success: Q&A With Chevron’s Chief Diversity Officer

HR Digest

Diversity is an overused word, but at Chevron it’s a perfect description of its corporate culture. How did it happen? The company’s 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report highlights how diversity and inclusion (D&I) feature so centrally in the company’s success story. The spectacular progress reflects a holistic view of diversity which closes the gap between aspiration and reality.

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Managing Your Recruitment Agency Spend in 2024

Feeling overwhelmed by a juggling act of internal recruiting, agency relationships, and direct hire spend? You’re not alone. In today’s competitive talent landscape, building a dream team requires strategic orchestration. Recruiting agencies and search firms provide invaluable services, but managing them effectively alongside your internal team can pose unique challenges.

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Preventing Workaholism in the Office

SHRM Resources

HR professionals and people managers have a responsibility to ensure employees are working hard but not succumbing to workaholic tendencies. To successfully carry this out, consider these tips for combating workaholism in the office.

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8 Skills HR Business Partners Need for Success

HRExecutive

Why the HR Business Partner is An Evolving Role. In July, I convened a meeting with senior HR leaders from a range of companies, including Verizon, IBM, P&G, United Health Group, Medidata, BASF and Colgate-Palmolive. The meeting’s sole purpose was to discuss the role of the HR business partner in modern business. Throughout the day, we discussed how this role has changed over the years and what it looks like now; the traits and skills required; and the kind of training and development activi

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Personal Development: 10 Activities You Actually Have Time To Do

Forbes Coaches Council

Pursuing personal development can be difficult, especially when facing long days and heavy responsibilities. Here are some ways you can improve your outlook or skills while still accomplishing what you need to at work.

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