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5 Employee Recognition Ideas You Can Use to Show Appreciation Year Round!

C. A. Short Company

One of the most effective means of improving engagement and safety at any organization lies in ensuring every employee knows that they’re a valuable member of the team.

Progressive Performance Management: Why Your Employee Compensation Strategy Is Holding You Back


Welcome to Talk Nerdy To Me , 15Five’s academic blog series where we get nerdy, talk to the world’s best thinkers, and break down the latest academic research that you can apply to your workplace. The Annual Performance Review is Dead! Or is it?

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7 Drivers of a Contagious Strengths Movement

Chris Heinz

Last week I suggested that a sweeping strengths movement larger than we've ever seen could be coming. I defined strengths as, “your best means of contribution and contentment,” and wrote that few us have really tapped into the talents, traits, skills, knowledge, values, and more that are within us.


Stack Employee Career Development Activities

HR Bartender

At this year’s Association for Talent Development (ATD) annual conference, the organization shared a new career development framework for talent development professionals.

Dear ReWorker: How Do I Attract Good Candidates in a High Employment Economy?

Cornerstone On Demand

Dear ReWorker, As this is my first job in HR, I find myself researching.a In our industry, and our small town, skilled labor is becoming increasingly hard to find so we're constantly looking for ways to not only bring in better candidates, but also keep the skilled employees we already have.

Attracting Talent in a Competitive Hiring Market


Incentives Like Flexible Work Schedule, Unlimited Paid Time Off and Remote Work Options May Help Employers Attract and Retain Employees. Business


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5 Quality #HR and #Business Links Worthy of Your Attention

HR Bartender

HR Bartender is going to have some scheduled maintenance over the next few days. Our hosting company tells us that the site should be fully functional during that time and you shouldn’t notice anything different. But we all know that stuff can happen and I’m a safety girl.

3 Way to Turn Google For Jobs Into a Competitive Advantage

Cornerstone On Demand

Happy anniversary, Google for Jobs. It has been just about a year since you made your debut, and despite all the hoopla at the time of your arrival, it's fair to say that most companies have brushed you off as just another Google tool. But, in the words of Mr. T: “I pity the fool."

Data-Based Strategies to Recognize, Reward, & Retain High-Potential Employees

Ultimate Software

This blog post originally appeared on Forbes. Finding, retaining, and engaging top talent is consistently one of the hardest challenges organizations face.

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Diversity and Inclusion Is A Business Strategy, Not An HR Program

Josh Bersin

Corporate diversity and inclusion is a very hot topic. It comes up in almost every client I visit. With the #metoo movement, #blacklivesmatter, and a continuous political discussion about income.

Final Paycheck Has Too Many Deductions – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

Final paychecks are always a source of employee questions. If you think about it, kinda makes sense. We don’t get that many final paychecks. Today’s reader note is questioning the number of deductions on their final pay. I got fired last month in District of Columbia.

ICYMI: The Role of Candidate Reputation in Modern Recruiting

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: In today's fast-paced news cycle, we know it's difficult to keep up with the latest and greatest HR trends and stories. To make sure you're updated, we're recapping our most popular articles every month in our " In Case You Missed It " series. Keep reading for August's top stories!

What Should HR Know About Mental Health?

Get Hppy

HR fills the cracks of an organization, performing all the small and large tasks that don’t fit anywhere else. When accounting can’t manage it, HR performs payroll; when there isn’t a legal team on-site, HR verifies compliance and other regulatory concerns.

4 Low-Cost Ways to Develop Your Team’s Soft Skills

The People Equation

Leaders are often reminded “what’s inspected gets done.” While this adage is typically applied to measurable task-related behaviors such as productions goals, it’s also relevant for human elements of the workplace like interpersonal skills.

Shocking Employee Turnover Statistics


We all know that employee turnover is a problem, but just how of a big of a problem is it? How much does turnover cost companies? And what are the main causes? Prepare to be shocked: SEE ALSO: How to Effectively Change Performance Management. The High Cost of Turnover. A Gallup report found that 21% of Millennial workers say they’ve changed jobs within the past year—a percentage that’s three times higher than non-Millennials.

Directors, Here's How to Lead the Leaders

Cornerstone On Demand

When climbing the corporate ladder in a larger organization, director is an aspirational title. It might mean a bigger office, a bonus, stock eligibility and the responsibility of leading those who lead.

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4 Trends Shaping the Future of Total Talent

Allegis Global Solutions

I’d like to start off with a bit of a disclaimer. If you’ve ever met me, you know I have the tendency to be a bit, well, opinionated. It’s not that I’m intentionally didactic or contrarian.

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Leading Employees During Organizational Change

Get Hppy

The force of the internet and changing technologies can shift the economy and business practices within an industry overnight. Companies must adapt or die. Survival and growth depend on leadership’s ability to surmount obstacles and develop a plan for managing change.

5 Quick Podcast Episodes to Grow Your Management Skills


Labor Day is coming up this weekend, so instead of telling you to kick back, relax, and forget about work, we’re giving you a few podcast recommendations to focus on your professional development. Thanks to podcasts like This American Life and Serial, podcasts have become increasingly popular in the United States and abroad in the past few years. In fact, according to Apple, there are over 550,000 podcasts available as of June 2018.

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4 Ways to Turn Google For Jobs Into a Competitive Advantage

Cornerstone On Demand

Happy anniversary, Google for Jobs. It has been just about a year since you made your debut, and despite all the hoopla at the time of your arrival, it's fair to say that most companies have brushed you off as just another Google tool. But, in the words of Mr. T: “I pity the fool."

Global Organizational Change 101: What to Know


Managing Global Organizational Change. Organizational change refers to any shift in your enterprise’s structure, culture, or business model. . It is inevitable. . How your organization reacts to that inevitably impacts your employees and your business.

How To Get The Best Marketing And Sales Culture

Get Hppy

In every organization there is a degree of conflict between marketing and sales. Marketing complains that sales don’t move products or services effectively; sales claims they don’t get the support from marketing they need to do the job.

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3 Ways to Drive Growth with Digital HR Transformation


Digital business transformation across most departments in the enterprise has been well underway for several years. Now more than ever, people management processes are undergoing digital transformation when considering what’s most important to CEOs. . SEE ALSO: How to Effectively Change Performance Management. A recent survey by Gartner, Inc.

Office Hours: How a Learning Experience Platform Can Solve Long-Standing Business Problems

Cornerstone On Demand

This post is part of our biweekly " Office Hours " video series, featuring quick career, workplace and leadership tips from talent management experts and business leaders across the globe. We all know the importance of a good customer experience.

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Founder's Rules: Marriott to Put Copies of Bible and Book of Morman in Starwood/Westin/Sheraton Hotels.

The HR Capitalist

There's a lot of pros and cons about working for a company that's still controlled by a founder. For me, I think the pros dramatically outweigh the cons.

eLearning Trends You Need to Be Aware of Today

Get Hppy

Whether you’re a hiring manager, a trainer, a department head or an entrepreneur , it’s important to stay updated on all the latest trends in learning if you want to get the most out of your team.

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How to Manage Compensation Without Performance Ratings [E-Book]


As more and more companies get rid of performance ratings, one questions remains: How do you manage compensation without employee ratings? The truth is, performance ratings systems do not work. While they can benefit top performers, performance ratings create a toxic culture that is not conducive to skill development and learning. Studies show that employees with both low and high ratings can lose up to 85% of their motivation to improve.

How To Start A Business On Your Own With No Experience

New to HR

At some point in your life, you may find that you want to run your own business. This doesn’t even have to be something that you’ve always dreamt of doing. You may never have thought about being an entrepreneur before.

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HR, We Have A Problem: Up To 80% Of Employees Don’t Trust Us

TLNT: The Business of HR

Building employee trust is a cornerstone of HR’s values. So, everyone in HR should pay immediate attention when they learn that in excess of 70% of employees working at each of the top 4 most valuable firms in the US report that they “Don’t trust HR.”. HR Business Partner HR Insights Featured

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How Businesses Can Spot an Employee in Need

Get Hppy

Employers have a responsibility to protect their employees’ health and wellbeing. If you are worried a member of staff might be struggling in their role, with a mental health issue, or a personal problem, you must learn to spot the signs to help them get back on the right track.

Best practices for promoting employee wellness


Employee wellness has taken on a greater importance in the workplace over the past decade. Workers want to feel like their organizations are committed to them beyond measuring their productivity and contributions to the bottom line.

Want to Create a More Inclusive Workplace? Try These 7 Tips


Diversity and inclusion (D+I) come as a package — you can’t have one without the other. But sometimes, organizations implementing diversity and inclusion programs put an unequal emphasis on the “diversity” part and forget about the “inclusion” part.

The Case for a Chief People Officer

TLNT: The Business of HR

Over the past few years, human resource departments have had a renaissance. They’ve evolved from an administrative team into a skilled unit that builds and manages a company’s most important asset – its people.

5 Things About Step Challenges Your Boss Wants To Know

Get Hppy

As wellness programs move towards the front and center of any employee-focused organization, its component, step challenges , follows. The appeal of step challenges is obvious: they are fun, easy, and they promote better health for participants with few downsides.