February, 2020

Employee Recognition by the Enneagram

MTM Recognition

There’s a new topic in social psychology, and you’re probably familiar with it already thanks to Instagram. The Enneagram has become known in recent years as a modern-day Myers-Briggs.

How to Change Toxic Work Culture

Ultimate Software

Is your office plagued by politics, siloes and turf-wars? Are you finding the water-cooler conversations more dramatic than a daytime soap opera? Are your talented employees leaving for pastures new? If so, you may be in the midst of a toxic culture, and you need to sit up and pay attention.

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Change is Coming to Your Company—Here’s How to Prepare

Cornerstone On Demand

Every company, across industries, of all sizes, is exposed to disruption. According to research from NextGen Personal Finance, the accelerating pace of change is decreasing the average lifespan of most companies. Some predict 50% of the S&P 500 will be replaced in the next decade.

Employee Wellness for Multi-Generational, Diverse, Remote and Frontline Employees

Advanced Learning Institute

When it comes to business, a one-size-fits-all approach to employee wellness does not address all of the needs of a varied workforce. Today, organizations are employing employees from all walks of life and need to celebrate and appreciate the diversity of their employees.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

The Real Key To Talent Development Is Authentic Caring

15Five

Everyone must take responsibility for their own evolution. This is the challenge that coaches, managers, and leaders regularly face around the people who they lead.

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SHRM-SCP vs SPHR: Which Senior HR Certification Makes More Sense?

UpstartHR

Are you a senior HR pro thinking about getting a certification, and you’re selecting between the SHRM-SCP and the SPHR? Have you wondered if the SHRM senior professional certification or the HRCI senior professional in human resources certification is right for you?

This Executive Shares His Secret to Managing Workplace Stress

Thrive Global

John Caplan, President of North America B2B at Alibaba Group has spent over 20 years in executive and leadership positions in business. Caplan talked to Thrive and shared his wisdom about everything from successful meetings to managing workplace stress to practicing better communication.

What is a Skills Gap Analysis and Why is it Important?

EDSI

A skills gap analysis helps to identify the skill gaps an individual or group of individuals has. Just like a gorge or a river, you can probably recognize there is a gap from here to there, but what is the best way to span that gap?

Automating HR service delivery: Demystifying the conversational AI market

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by John Brownridge , Greg Vert , Gautam Shah , & Simon Schoon on February 19, 2020. Conversational AI is a hot topic for organizations evaluating the next generation of tools to optimize HR service delivery or seeking to augment the work of HR professionals and people managers.

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2020 Report: The Future of HR

Paycor asked more than 500 leaders of medium and small businesses to talk about the present and future of HR. Download the guide and see what they said. Their responses will surprise you!

The State of Your HR Goals

ExactHire HR Trends

Our clients are often looking for help in leveraging ExactHire solutions to meet their HR goals. Whether it be optimizing job templates, setting up custom reports, or integrating assessments into their hiring process, helping clients succeed is extremely rewarding for me.

Constructive Criticism: Managing Critical Feedback From Your Manager

Justworks

Coming out of a performance review, your head is likely full of thoughts flying in all directions. Whether it’s an informal check-in or the more formal annual review, your manager typically shares feedback in the meeting that you’re expected to reflect on.

How to Prepare for the Next Wave of HR Benchmarking

Visier

HR benchmarking first hit the scene in 1980 , giving organizations a way to assess relative performance for important measures such as turnover. In this first wave of benchmarking, HR had to leverage surveys and other data that was often self-reported, and therefore subject to bias.

Skills and Competencies: What is the Difference?

AvilarHR

Nearly every day, we hear business people discuss the skills and competencies their employees need to succeed. The two terms, “skills” and “competencies,” are used together so often that many people think of them as synonyms. Are they the same?

Preparing for the Workplace of the Future: HR’s Role

Speaker: Robin Schooling, Managing Partner, HR + People Strategy, Peridus Group

Join Robin Schooling, Managing Partner, HR + People Strategy with Peridus Group, to learn what you can do now to prepare yourself and your organization for the future workplace while simultaneously solidifying HR’s impact as a strategic and influential leader for business success

Top 6 Reasons Why Employees Leave Their Jobs 

BambooHR

Does it feel like you’ve been hosting a lot of goodbye lunches lately? Like there is always a list of positions you are trying to. Performance & Culture

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Fostering Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace: The Role of Managers

Quantum Workplace

It’s not enough for organizations to just have diversity and inclusion policies in the workplace. Any organization-wide strategy or initiative needs to be embraced by all employees—especially managers. Managers help guide and lead the teams and individuals that make up organizations.

Why companies must consider a strategic approach to employee education

Chief Learning Officer - Talent Management

Corporations around the world face a people problem. While historically low unemployment is typically considered a welcome sign of a strong economy in the United States and the developed world, there are now more jobs available than skilled workers to fill them. In fact, nearly 3.5

How To Have Transformational 1-on-1 Meetings With Your Employees

15Five

Did you know employees are three times more likely to be engaged at work if they have managers who hold regular meetings with them? While many managers do hold 1-on-1 meetings with their direct reports, it’s far too common that they are rushed, tactical, and transactional.

How to Activate Employee Voice to Create and Sustain a Speak Up Culture

This whitepaper details how leaders can shift into an ‘action mindset’ that allows for growth and change at every level of your organization. Speak Up cultures promote productivity, improve retention efforts, and create positive employee engagement.

7 of the Best Company Culture Videos

Stories Incorporated HR

Reading Time: 6 minutes. The best company culture videos really capture the employee experience. Company culture videos give real insight to candidates actively considering you as an employer.

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Employer-Paid Certifications Give Employers a Learning Advantage

Allegis Global Solutions

Paid training and certifications are a practical option for employers that need to keep their workers up-to-date on the latest skills in their fields. Certifications are anchored by an assessment process by which a participant proves proficiency in a certain skill.

Technology: Do Not Let Your Company Become Obsolete

HR Bartender

While you know that I love my technology, there are some activities that I enjoy doing what some might term “old school”. Like I enjoy having a paper planner. I take handwritten notes during conferences. Some might say that I’m behind the times.

How to Make Your Government Organization a Better Place to Work

Cornerstone On Demand

There are numerous reasons to work for the federal government. A career in the public sector offers employees an opportunity to make a difference while providing competitive benefits like vacation time, retirement and pension plans. But for every advantage, there are a number of challenges.

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Does Your Workforce Have the Talent DNA for the Digital Future?

With the increasing adoption of automation and data-driven technologies, the workforce is changing rapidly — regardless of whether we’re prepared to face it. Keeping up with the velocity of change is vital to success, and that means building digital readiness into the DNA of your organization so your workforce is ready to face an uncertain and constantly changing future.

Keep Your Best Employees Engaged With Stay Conversations

Engage2Excel

Exit interviews are standard fare at many organizations. Whether you find them helpful or you dread them, you understand that the purpose is to glean useful feedback from departing employees about ways your company can improve.

Beyond Workplace Communication: Cultivating Relational Mastery

15Five

Slack, email, this blog… the myriad ways of communicating have no end. But what is the point of all this communication software if we fail at effectively conveying our message, building authentic relationships, or winning at work. Has our technology surpassed our humanity in this realm?

I’ve Done HR But I Don’t Have an HR Job Title [Reader Question]

UpstartHR

One of my favorite things to do is answer reader questions here on the blog. If you have a question you’d like answered (I answer as many as possible!) just shoot a note to ben@upstarthr.com. . Hi Ben, I’m a Business Administration major.

Why It’s Time to Add Organizational Network Analysis to Your Strategy

Visier

A few years ago, HR leaders from a trillion-dollar asset management firm encountered a puzzling trend within their workforce: Despite hiring an equal number of entry-level male and female employees, fewer women were receiving promotions. .

Year in Review: Talent Acquisition in 2019 & the 2020 Impact

The year 2019 in talent acquisition was full of key learnings and insights that you can leverage in order to start 2020 ahead of the recruiting pack. This report walks you through core trends to continuously examine as you plan your recruiting strategy for 2020 and beyond.