August, 2021

1-to-1 Business Introductions: There Are Rules, You Animals

The HR Capitalist

Most people don't worry about having to do business introductions. I'd say that for 90% of the world, introducing someone to a person inside your network for the express purpose of mutual gain isn't a thing. For 10% of us (myself included), the requests come on a weekly basis.

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Performance Management: 5 Drivers for Success

HR Bartender

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. Regardless of your opinions about the traditional annual performance appraisal, organizations still need to have a process for managing performance successfully.

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Five Things HR Leaders Should Know about the Delta Variant from Covid Expert Dr. Marty Makary

Nava.io

Our resident Covid expert (and Chief Medical Officer) Dr. Marty Makary discusses all you need to know about the Delta variant

12 Ways to Use 360 Feedback to Improve Your Organization

DecisionWise

By Christian Nielson- Chief Strategy Officer at DecisionWise. 360 degree feedback has been around for a long time.

A Recruiter’s Guide To Hiring In 2021

With vaccination rates rising, consumers spending more money, and people returning to offices, the job market is going through a period of unprecedented adjustment. As the New York Times observed, “It’s a weird moment for the American economy.” And recruiting professionals are caught in the middle. To make the most of this disruption, you need to understand the economic drivers, develop a strong strategy for unearthing valuable talent, and use the latest tech tools to get the job done. Read this guide to get your recruiting practice ready to thrive in the new normal.

Want Great Ideas from a Team? Flip the Script

The People Equation

When you lead a team, great ideas are the lifeblood of innovation and productivity. Let’s say you have an idea that you’d like to toss out to your team. How can you get the folks to speak up and help you discern the idea’s viability? Nobody wants to waste time on a stinker of an idea.

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Canada Pay Equity Act Takes Effect Today

Trusaic

The Canada Pay Equity Act goes into effect today, August 31, 2021, marking the official commencement of a major international move to advance workplace equality. The Act has been highly anticipated since its original passage in 2018.

10 Ways to Recruit More Effectively Against the Competition

HR Bartender

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes. A recent article from CNBC indicated that there are 1 million more job openings than people looking for work. We all know there are various reasons that people are searching (or not searching) for new opportunities.

Managing Grief and Loss At Work: A Guide for Employees & Managers

Pathways

Grief is universal and one of the most painful things we’ll experience in our lifetime. The loss of a loved one impacts each aspect of our lives. Yet, we rarely address grief in the workplace. Most organizations don’t account for how grieving at work impacts employee engagement and wellness.

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How Do I Post a Job Ad for Free? And Should I Pay?

ExactHire

The talent shortage of 2021 has many companies expanding the rate at which they post jobs online for free. If you’re looking to post a job for free on Indeed or any of the other online job boards available, you may feel overwhelmed.

Leverage Powerful Data, More Actionable Plan for Better Workforce Engagement

Engagement surveys deliver volumes of data, but leaders often need a path to actionable insights. How do leading survey platforms help to build better employee engagement? Explore Gallagher's latest whitepaper to leverage data with insights that work.

The Job Market is Hot But New Hires Are Hard to Come by

Tilr

The current shift in the employment market is pushing employers to accept the cross-disciplinary nature of many jobs

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Exponential Impact of Turnover from the Pandemic

Engage2Excel

We have all heard about, experienced, or participated in "The Great Resignation of 2021." The numbers are staggering. According to the recent Microsoft Work Trend Index 2021, 41% of the workforce is considering moving employers.

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Apple’s Pay Transparency Debacle Serves as Cautionary Tale for Employers

Trusaic

Apple recently made headlines with its controversial decision to prevent employees from seeking pay equity data. In doing so, the company may have violated worker protections and opened itself to litigation risk.

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Podcast: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Developing a Clear Roadmap

DecisionWise

Engaging People Podcast · Ep. 142: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Developing a Clear Roadmap.

How To Create A 100% Virtual Onboarding Experience

Speaker: Workbright

Are you struggling with virtual onboarding? Whether you are making the switch to remote work or biding your time until you can get back to the office–you need a solution that works. Check out our webinar on Thursday, May 20th at 2 PM E.T. to learn more!

Navigating Conflict in the Workplace: Ongoing Challenges in 2021

Pathways

Workplace conflict is inevitable—and it’s certainly nothing new. Employees with different personalities and communication styles working toward a common goal are bound to encounter conflict in any organization. employees spend an average of 2.8

HR Trends: The Key Reads of August 2021

Intoo USA

Welcome to our summary of August’s best reads on HR trends! This month, hot topics included diversity and bias in the workplace, learning as a benefit, and how companies are responding to labor shortages. HR Trends for August 2021.

How Shutting Up Can Make You a Thought Leader

The People Equation

Who do you consider to be influential thought-leaders in your organization? Is it the talkative people who contribute incessantly? No, these non-stop talkers probably don’t have your deep respect.

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Is it time to update your Employee Value Proposition?

Engage2Excel

The pandemic has caused many companies across all industries to stop and readjust. Everything from their business model to updating their customer value propositions. But what about the employees who are on the front lines of creating value for these customers?

Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

Talent Acquisition Strategy: Upskilling and Reskilling Your Talent Network

Tilr

Appropriate training programs to upskill or expand the skills set of your employees bridge the skill gaps, connect with your employees and bring advantage in the tech-driven business world

Rethinking Your Benefits Program To Foster Peak Performance

15Five

Company cultures can be transformational. Work can be more than a job; work can be a life changing experience that gives people tools, resources, and perspectives that they take with them the rest of their lives and that benefit them in every other domain that they walk. So when we design our employee benefits programs we’re starting with these questions: . How can we support people having a transformational experience here? .

How Innovative Leaders are Preventing Burnout at Work

Pathways

Burnout has become a common occupational phenomenon in 2021. Even before the pandemic began, addressing burnout was considered a top priority for companies, and now leaders cannot ignore it.

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7 Tips for Managing Organizational Change Effectively in Any Industry

Intoo USA

In our webinar, History Has its Eyes on You: Managing Organizational Change , Amy Waryas, EVP, Chief Human Resources Officer of the Boston Red Sox & Fenway Sports Management spoke about how her organization dealt with the challenges of the pandemic.

What Is the Top HR Priority in 2021? Attracting and Retaining Talent

The war for talent is heating up. The 2021 Gallagher Workforce Trends Report: People & Organizational Wellbeing Strategy provides a data-driven approach to total rewards, helping you attract and retain a competitive workforce and drive organizational success.

Aligning Your Learning and Development Efforts

DecisionWise

We Learn When It’s New. When an employee starts a new position, they enter a period of rapid learning and development. Things are new, responsibilities have increased, there are unique training opportunities, and they are learning every day.

Effective Meeting Leaders Set the Right Expectations

The People Equation

People hate meetings. This is not earth-shattering news. Many of the complaints are legit: meetings are unfocused, too long, or unnecessary. Some of the complaints are humorous (but still true.) One of the lesser-mentioned reasons that merits consideration is meeting purpose.

Personalization and Wellness: How AI Supports Wellbeing at Scale

Lighthouse

“You need to have a competitive pay and benefits offering. When you go to do that, the employer ends up paying for a lot of things that go unused just because there’s too much to communicate.

Spend Less Time on Manual Data Entry with the 15Five and BambooHR Integration

15Five

Are you still spending hours on manual data entry for your employees? There’s a better way with the 15Five and BambooHR integration. When you implement this integration, your HR team and business leaders can: Seamlessly track applicants and employee onboarding Easily manage quarterly OKR tracking Encourage and monitor employee feedback Conduct performance reviews Keep track of weekly one-on-one meetings. You can be confident that you are always working with the most current information!

How To Create A 100% Virtual Onboarding Experience

Speaker: David Secunda, CEO, WorkBright

Are you struggling with virtual on-boarding? Whether you are making the switch to remote work or biding your time until you can get back to the office–you need a solution that works. Check out our webinar on Thursday, August 19th at 2 PM E.T. for more information.