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Sometimes Employees Leave Jobs (Not Managers)

HR Bartender

There’s an old saying that says, “Employees don’t leave jobs, they leave managers.” And it’s often true. Throughout my career, I’ve talked to hundreds of employees who love the company and their work, but they can’t stand their manager. So they leave.

#HRBestPractices: How to Do the Career Page Right

ClearCompany HRM

Candidates expect more. When looking for new jobs, candidates seek out quality employer brands, research benefits and explore company cultures. The attractive companies will be present on social media, have a mobile application portal and will have that reputation of being a great place to work.

Top 9 TED Talks on Human Resources

Reflektive

“Workplace culture” is a buzzword frequently thrown around as an indicator of company success, yet remains an elusive concept. What distinguishes a great workplace from mediocrity? How do we retain and cultivate talent?

4 Simple Ways To Engage Your Millennial Employees

15Five

Unless you’re allergic to business buzzwords , you are probably aware of the employee engagement dilemma facing companies worldwide. Likewise, many organizations are adjusting to the needs and desires of the next generation of employees known as millennials.

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.

Employee Burnout: 4 Ways Technology Can Help

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Kronos , the global leader in delivering workforce solutions in the cloud. To help employers navigate the upcoming U.S.

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43 Coaching Questions That Will Make You a Better Leader

Reflektive

Guest contributors Terry Lipovski and Pat Lipovski, “The Leadership Brothers,” are trusted and referred international Executive Coaches. Terry is President of UbiquityLeadership.com and Pat is President of EnvisionGroup.ca.

5 Coaching Skills to Use at Work

Cornerstone On Demand

For many of us, the best part of being a manager is making a difference in the lives of our team members. We see coaching as an ideal way to help someone become better at what they do and more satisfied in their role. If you’re looking for ways to improve your own coaching skills , consider these five coaching tips: 1) Understand the Purpose of Coaching

Culture Fit Is the First Step to Successful Onboarding [infographic] – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

If you haven’t seen it, there’s an interesting article over on the Harvard Business Review blog titled, “ Don’t Let Your Company Culture Just Happen. ” My big takeaway from the article was that in order for employees to be engaged, they have to fit with the culture.

VIDEO: 5 Employee Engagement Best Practices - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

5 Employee Engagement Best Practices. In the VIDEO: 5 Employee Engagement Best Practices I share 5 employee engagement best practices from our 2016 State of Employee Engagement Report.

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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.

Moving from HR Reports to HR Analytics in Asia

EmployeeConnect

Businesses and boardrooms around the globe have long been aware of the importance of big data analytics, visualization of first-hand information and trend predictions – all keys to outrun your competition and to manage risks before they really happen. There are many expensive business intelligence software products available on the market right now and we can anticipate the number to grow as time goes by. What is the future of reporting, charting and dashboarding?

August ICYMI: 3 Trends Revolutionizing HR as We Know It

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

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The Value of Modified Duty Programs – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

I’ve mentioned in earlier posts that I was involved in a pretty serious auto accident a long time ago. My recovery took years. Fortunately, I worked for an employer that was open to modified duty. It sounds like this employer is as well.

Examining the Impact of Ratingless Reviews and Year-Round Feedback on Employee Performance

Something Different

<datascience.berkeley.edu> …Okay, so much has been written in the news about companies doing away with performance ratings. GE is probably the most famous company to make this change.

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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.

The Curious Thing About Intellectual Curiosity

EmployeeConnect

The more I observe brilliant people, the more I notice that one distinguishing characteristic they have is insatiable curiosity. Intellectual curiosity ranks as one of the most productive and powerful qualities that any person has. It adds dimension, context, and passion. To embrace its uncertainty brings excitement, opportunity & pleasure to one’s life. In my opinion, the most the most important word in human history is ‘why’.

Do LinkedIn Endorsements Matter?

Cornerstone On Demand

I accept LinkedIn invitations from anyone. Some people agree with this strategy, others disagree. My logic is that I'm happy to connect with as many people as possible. And if I can help any of them out, even better. As a result, I have many LinkedIn connections whom I have never met, let alone worked with

5 Things Failure Teaches You (from Leaders Who Failed)

CultureIQ

In a recent webinar focusing on building innovative cultures, we talked a lot about failure. In fact, we had a whole slide dedicated to it (you can listen to the webinar recording here ). The thing about failure is that isn’t particularly productive unless you know how to learn from it.

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3 Ways for Big Companies to Be More Like Startups

Brazen HR

“Though she is but little, she is fierce.” ” Shakespeare may not have been talking about startups, but he might as well have been.

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.

New Hire Onboarding Success with a SWOT Analysis

ExactHire HR Trends

The purpose of a SWOT analysis in the business planning process is to make sure you’ve identified all the possible strengths , weaknesses , opportunities and threats to your business.

Which Talent Should Your Organization Be Investing Resources Into? Why? A Few Thoughts…

Something Different

…Okay, so over the weekend I read an outstanding blog post from CEB here.

Best Books for Developing Your Leaders

ATD Human Capital

During ATD’s Creating Leadership Development Programs Certificate program, talent development professionals often ask me to recommend the best books for developing leaders in this VUCA age. There are many excellent books available.

3 Ways Workforce Intelligence Enables Better Workforce Risk Management

Visier

No business is immune to risk, especially when it comes to its workforce. People can be unpredictable — their behavior can change in an instant.

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.

10 Ways An Outdoor Corporate Event Can Enhance Your Team’s Morale

Get Hppy

Boosting your team’s morale can be tough. However, it is a fundamental aspect in business. Companies must strive to please employees if they want their productivity and bottom line to improve.

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Employee Engagement: This Is What Professionals Do

EmployeeConnect

We live in a world where everyone would like to think that what they do is perfect. Reality is, it’s not. You may be a perfectionist or see yourself as a nit-picker where you strive for 100% accuracy, only to end up feeling disappointed that you nail 99.95%. This 0.05% that no one seems to cover is what presents a dystopic area in a utopic perceived world. While it seems this article so far is encompassing a topic completely irrelevant to the title, it suits rather well as an analogy.

Redesigning Recruitment to Improve Employee Engagement

Engage2Excel

HR leaders are rethinking the role of HR along with fundamental aspects of organizational design to create more engaged and agile cultures. According to Deloitte’s 2016 Global Human Capital Trends Report, 92 percent of survey participants ranked organizational redesign as a critical priority.

One Executive’s Advice on Being An Effective Mentor

Everwise

Orland Yee is the first to admit he works too much. “ I think on time management I’m the worst person to give advice, ” he says. “ I tell all my people not to do what I do. That said, he has a lot of wisdom to impart about climbing the corporate ladder.

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.