September, 2017

The 10 Skills Every Recruiter Should Have

HR Bartender

I should probably add “hiring manager” to the title of this post. The individuals responsible for finding and hiring the organization’s talent need skills. It’s not fair to simply say, “Hey! Go hire some high performers and rock stars. Oh, and do it quickly. And, cheaply.”

40+ Tips on Putting Your Best Foot Forward with Current ATS Technology

ClearCompany HRM

Technology rules the HR and recruitment world, and that means tailoring your resume to funnel through an ATS is critical to landing an interview. A whopping 72% of resumes are never seen by the human eye, which means it’s critical to optimize your resume and rank highly in the employer’s ATS.

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5 Incredibly Easy Ways to Increase Workplace Diversity This Year

Brazen HR

Innovation. Creativity. Problem solving. Healthy work environment. What do all of these have in common? Workplace diversity. More and more businesses are becoming savvy to the idea that diversity in the workplace is a positive business strategy.

People Ops: The Impact On Performance Of Investing In Humans (Not Resources)

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Human Resources has been experiencing a shift in recent years, one that’s aiming to re-humanize business. That’s why the title for this department or role in many organizations is switching from “HR” to “People Ops” or “VP of People & Culture.”

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.

10 Questions That Need To Be In Your Employee Engagement Survey - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

An employee engagement survey measures several factors that contribute to employee performance and retention. Most organizations conduct employee surveys annually, with some opting to increase the frequency to bi-annually or even quarterly.

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Organizations Must View Employee Engagement As a Long Term Business Activity

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s article is brought to you by our friends at Workify , a tech-enabled service that helps companies establish more real-time feedback loops to uncover hidden engagement issues. Enjoy!).

What is Onboarding Software and How Does it Work?

ClearCompany HRM

The benefits of an organized new employee onboarding process isn’t a secret, mostly because statistic after statistic prove its value: Organizations with a standard onboarding process experience 54% greater new hire productivity overall. Onboarding programs have increased retention by 25%.

What Should Your PTO Policy Look Like?

Cornerstone On Demand

Vacation, sick time, personal days—it's enough to make your head spin when you're trying to come up with a perfect paid time off (PTO) policy for your company. While there isn't a "perfect" solution that all businesses should adopt, there are some guidelines that will help you make the best PTO policy for your business. What Do Your Competitors Do? While it's important to look at your direct business competitors, what you really want to look at here is competitors for your talent.

5 Steps Employers of Immigrant Workers Can Take to Prepare for a Potential Increase in I-9 Investigations

Trinet

We expect that ICE will be conducting record numbers of worksite enforcement investigations, criminal prosecutions and audits for inspections and administrative fees.

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.

Why Recruiters Should Take Advice From Their Elementary Selves to Create the Best Hiring Process

Brazen HR

As everyone returns from summer vacations, the quick hustle of back-to-school closes in.

Ageism in Tech: A Septuagenarian Speaks Out

Visier

As a 72-year old Tech sector employee, I am a rare breed. And, even though I am past the average age of retirement , I love my work and am particularly sensitive to the idea that someone could lose the opportunity to work, simply because of their age. The Tech Sage Age.

How to Assess Your Company’s Onboarding Program

HR Bartender

Click to View Larger Version. Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at SilkRoad , a provider of talent activation technology. Be sure to check out their “ Top Sources of Hire 2017 ” report, which lists the top seven sources of new hires.

45+ Elements of Company Culture to Include in Your Strategy

ClearCompany HRM

Company culture is essential to the identity of your business and defines the environment in which employees work. It incorporates a variety of elements including work environment, values, company mission, ethics, expectations and goals. Company Culture

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.

How To Foster A Thriving Team Via Better Meetings: An Interview With Mamie Kanfer Stewart

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Meetings are tricky things. Many people hate them, because they are considered boring or a waste of time. When done poorly, they can dissolve productivity and cost your company significantly. When they are done right, they can align the entire team around key objectives.

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Cornerstone On Demand

Are you ready for the future of work? Subscribe for the latest news and insights, straight to your inbox Hear from leading experts and brands in hiring, learning, and retention Learn how to grow and develop as a strategic leader in talent management Share exclusive, original articles and data with your team About ReWork In today’s work landscape, change is the only constant.

Improving Employee Engagement: Where Do I Start? - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

Embarking on an Employee Engagement initiative without surveying first is like shooting at a target with a blindfold on. and not knowing if you are even facing the right direction. .

Ageism in Tech: A Septuagenarian Speaks Out

Visier

As a 72-year old Tech sector employee, I am a rare breed. And, even though I am past the average age of retirement , I love my work and am particularly sensitive to the idea that someone could lose the opportunity to work, simply because of their age. The Tech Sage Age.

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.

INTERVIEW: Dr. Jac Fitz-enz on Human Capital Metrics

HR Bartender

I’m a self-professed math geek. Which is why I’m very excited to share with you today’s interview. But before we start, I want to share how I learned about Dr. Jac Fitz-enz. I’ve told this story before but I’m going to tell it again.

3 Benefits All Generations Value in The Workplace

ClearCompany HRM

There are as many posts about generational differences in the workplace as there are 17-year-olds at Starbucks discussing Game of Thrones battle strategies (dragons? no-dragons?). Friends, if you don’t know, that number is pretty big.

For Effective Employee Onboarding, Don’t Just Focus On Your Company

15Five

Every year more than 25% of the working population moves to a new company. But unfortunately, not all these transitions are smooth sailing.

What Recruiters Can Learn From Marrying Pre- and Post-Applicant Data

Cornerstone On Demand

As a writer, social media-centered millennial and marketer working in the talent acquisition industry, I've learned to take comments left on social media with a grain of salt. Some are useful, but the majority are from people with too much time or, simply, spam. But there's one comment I do remember. It was left on a SmashFly blog post about source of influence in 2015, and I've cited it a handful of times since: "There is rarely a single source of hire in today's hyper-connected reality.

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.

U.S. Wrestlers Capture World Title in Latest #UltimateTeamMoment

Ultimate Software

Today’s #UltimateTeamMoment proves wrestling isn’t always an individual sport. Read how a team of eight elite athletes from the U.S. men’s freestyle wrestling team put aside their college rivalries to compete for America.

Four Common Tech Ageism Myths Debunked With Data

Visier

It’s been called the tech industry’s “ silent career killer.” Between 2008 and 2015, it was the subject of 226 official complaints filed against Silicon Valley’s biggest tech companies. And some experienced workers are even having plastic surgery to hide it.

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Organizations Can Use Assessments to Bridge the Skills Gap

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Criteria Corp , a leading provider of pre-employment testing services.

ClearCompany’s Applicant Tracking System Today & Tomorrow

ClearCompany HRM

In 2016, our research with HR. com unveiled that only 10% of recruiting professionals feel their applicant tracking system helps them hire better people.

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.