April, 2019

HR as a “Prediction Machine”

Visier

A web search on “AI in HR” reveals a mind-boggling array of possibilities. For example, AI can choose candidate sources, predict candidate performance, offer coaching and learning, and even suggest employee pay levels.

How to Protect Yourself From Biased Analytics

Ultimate Software

From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics. The views, opinions, and comments expressed below are solely those of the author and do not represent Ultimate Software.

Seek out 'Culture Expanders' not 'Culture Fit'

Great Place to Work

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The Key to Happy Employees Is a "Holistic" Corporate Culture, MetLife Finds

Cornerstone On Demand

As technology continues to blur the lines between home and the office, employees are looking to their employers for help striking a work-life balance. Understanding this as an employer is integral to creating a positive and productive work environment for workers.

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.

5 Key Drivers of Employee Engagement

Kazoo

Employee Disengagement. Disengaged employees have needs that are being neglected. As soon as they begin lacking motivation and become detached from their daily work, their productivity plummets. Many employers then think the best solution is to increase salaries, benefits, and perks.

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Improve Your Company Culture Using Data

Visier

Peter Drucker, the legendary management consultant, once famously said, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.”. What is culture though exactly? It has many different definitions based on who you ask, but the value in making it part of your strategy and decision-making is undeniable.

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Just What The H*ck Is Organizational Culture Anyway?

15Five

For years, leaders in the HR/Management space, academics, and top business minds have all sought to define organizational culture. They have largely failed. This is, of course, no easy task. Culture is nebulous, something that we feel but just can’t put a name to. It’s like the immortal soul.

6 Ways to Turn Today’s Silver Medal Candidates into Tomorrow’s Gold Medalist Hires

ExactHire HR Trends

How often have you progressed through the hiring process and ultimately realized that your final two candidates were almost evenly matched–one just slightly nudged out the other for the gold medal employment offer?

Dear ReWorker: Can I Require Employees to Speak Only English in the Office?

Cornerstone On Demand

Dear ReWorker, I manage a group of employees at a company where English is our official business language. There are a few people that speak only English, while another group speaks English and Spanish.

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.

How to Invest in ALL Employees, Not Just #Millennials

UpstartHR

While there may be some minor generational differences in workplace preferences, the truth is ALL your people want to learn, grow, use their strengths and be recognized and appreciated for their efforts.

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How to Get and Keep Buy In From Senior Management

HR Bartender

During last year’s HR Technology Conference , one of the speakers said something that I’ve been thinking about for a while. They said that we have to not only get buy in for our ideas and projects but keep it. Totally makes sense. But in reality, how often do we actually do it?

Enhance Employee Performance with ONA

Visier

It pays to invest in A players. Consulting firm Bain & Company has estimated that, across all job types , “ the best performers are roughly four times as productive as average performers.”

Why Managing Employees Effectively Includes 1-on-1 Performance Feedback

15Five

“Am I a good manager?”. If you’re like us, you’ve probably asked yourself this question on more than one occasion. The age old mystery of what makes a good manager has sparked many theories over the years, some useful and some ( really ) not.

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.

What’s a unified engagement platform?

Bersin with Deloitte

A way for HR to enable interactions that create value, provide a Simply Irresistible workforce experience, and shift to the Future of HR. Posted by Arthur Mazor , Jeff Mike , and Michael Stephan on April 5, 2019.

Take It From a Futurist: Kelly Monahan Shares a Framework For Making Humans Shine at Work

Cornerstone On Demand

Organizational behaviorist and author Kelly Monahan has dedicated much of her career to helping solve big workplace problems: Such as the misconception amongst employees that all organizations care about is creating profits for shareholders—at any cost.

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Office Workplace Health Risks: Computers, Screens, Sitting, and More

UpstartHR

In the digital world we live in, we spend a TON of time work on computers and mobile devices. Screens aren’t just part of our work life–they are how we interact with most people during the course of the workday.

Everything HR Needs to Know About Experience Management (XM)

HR Bartender

We talk about experiences a lot. Some of the experiences that immediately come to mind are the candidate experience, employee experience , and the customer experience. But I must admit when I think about these experiences, I lean toward the feeling that the person might have, versus data.

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.

Fixing Data Visualization for Today’s World

Visier

We are making data visualization harder than it need be. The root of the problem is that the thinking behind data visuals grew up in an old world of paper. If we re-focus on the purposes of data visualization in business today , then we will get better results faster. The Old World.

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Read These Top Articles For Greater Organizational Agility

15Five

Disruptive companies aren’t created by accident. In order to hold this badge of honor, a business must successfully change how people think and behave. This is quite a tall order, especially for those companies just getting off the ground.

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People Don't Choose Netflix For Content - Or Your Company for Ping-Pong.

The HR Capitalist

One of the things I'm fascinated by in the business world is how the media/content business consistently changes. Newspapers - gone. Magazines - hard to find in print these days unless you're in an airport. Broadcast networks - Still around but not in a dominant spots. .

To Increase Innovation, Productivity and Retention, A Learning Culture is Key

Cornerstone On Demand

This article originally appeared in TLNT. I've spent my career on learning: It's in my job title. I've studied the psychology of learning, and I've been involved in helping everyone from executives to middle schoolers get better at it.

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.

How to Make an Online Recruitment Process More Candidate Friendly

Get Hppy

Sit down with any recruiter and they’ll be able to tell you a story of a high-quality candidate dropping out of the recruitment process unexpectedly. If this happens too often, it’s the responsibility of the recruiter to rectify the problem.

3 ways to foster a human-centered workforce experience

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Matthew Deruntz and Christina Rasieleski on April 1, 2019. The notion of developing a positive workforce experience (WX) that organizations can design and measure for effectiveness is drawing growing attention among company leaders.

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What the Union of ONA and People Analytics Means

Visier

Organizational Network Analysis (ONA) isn’t a new science. It’s been around for over 30 years; the practice “ measures and graphs patterns of collaboration by examining the strength, frequency, and nature of interactions between people in those networks.”

Why A Holistic Performance Management System Beats Using Just One Tool. Every Time.

15Five

Stone buildings without mortar won’t stand long. A great exercise program is hamstrung without the right diet. Golfers who don’t practice their short game will never bring down their handicap.

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.