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5 Resources For Being a Better Manager in 2016

HR Bartender

Being a better manager is hard work. Let’s face it, if it were easy we’d develop an index card with a dozen mantras for success and just hand it out to everyone. Boom – instant success! But, management takes constant self-evaluation and a commitment to regular learning.

New Qualities Candidates Should Possess in 2016

ClearCompany HRM

The Quantified Self movement is enormously popular in an increasingly data-driven world. More than ever before, people are driven by self-improvement and looking for ways to quantify their efforts.

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The Importance of Helping Employees Visualize Mission When Implementing Change

Something Different

…During the summer of one of my first HR internships, my HR manager told me a change management story that has stuck with me ever since.

Are We There Yet: The State of Digital Marketing and Data Adoption

The Aristocracy of HR

000150000010Campaign/FTC disclosure: This is a sponsored post. I will receive compensation for this post. I only work with companies I feel have great products, services and offerings.

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ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Quick Shots for #HR and #Business Pros – Holiday Edition

HR Bartender

The gala season is upon us and, for human resources, that means trying to juggle the fun and festivities with legalities and potential risk. I say that a bit tongue and cheek, but it’s true. Do I give a gift to my boss, co-workers and team? If so, what? How much do I spend?

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3 Common Tax Penalties Small Businesses Can Easily Avoid


Guest post by InDinero To your average small business owner, the tax code can seem far from straightforward, which creates a lot of uncertainty. The good news is that, with a little knowledge, you. Visit site for full story. Small Business News & Advice small business taxes


HR Analytics: Start with the Story


Back in college I wrote a ton of papers for various classes. Without fail, my writing process would look like this. Read some of the research available and form an opinion. Write an essay based on that opinion. Go back and find data to back up my essay’s key points.

Are You Virtually Competent

HR Bartender

Recently, I ran across an article with that title – Are You Virtually Competent. You can check it out here. It’s a good read about being a virtual instructional designer and facilitator.

12 Days of HCM – #10 Peer Reviews

Ultimate Software

Listening to Peers. In yesterday’s post , we shared a few success stories from our partners using UltiPro ®. We offer this feedback to assist prospective partners in choosing the provider, products, and services that best suit their people and their organization.

Scaling the Digitally-Ready Workforce

The digital future will require a new set of skills, behaviors, and ways of working, but most organizations have not defined the critical competencies needed to compete in an age of disruption and do not have a process in place to assess digital readiness in their own people, a new Aon study finds. For HR leaders, the continuous state of disruption requires a new, more flexible approach to workforce planning and development. Download the full report, which shares insights from 1,551 senior business executives, HR leaders, and employees from around the world, to learn the 5 key insights and the steps your organization can take to transform your approach to people, jobs, and rewards to thrive in an uncertain digital future.

The New Year is Just around the Corner! Here is What You Need to Know Right Now to Keep Your Business Compliant in 2016


The end of 2015 is approaching quickly and now is the time to prepare your business for the start of 2016. Here are the top changes coming that will affect small to midsize businesses. New ACA. Visit site for full story.

Recognition Drives “One Company” Cultures


by Derek Irvine. Recognize This! — For organizations struggling to develop an integrated front, a culture of values-based social recognition presents a unique path forward.

HR Advocacy Is a Part of HR Leadership

HR Bartender

One of the activities I participated in during this year’s SHRM Volunteer Leaders’ Summit was a visit to Capitol Hill. I’ve visited the Hill before but it had been a long time so I wanted to do it again as part of HR advocacy.

Beyond Satisfaction: On Engaging and Thriving as Leaders


We spend a lot of time in HR and management talking about employee engagement. But are we all talking about the same thing? Or are some of us just talking about employee satisfaction?

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.

California Employers, Here is What You Need to Know About the State’s New Laws on Paid Sick Leave


Guest post by The Moore Firm California recently passed the Healthy Workplace Healthy Family Act of 2014, which includes important measures on paid sick leave. As of July 1, 2015, anybody whom you. Visit site for full story. Legal News & Compliance California paid sick leave

How Social Recognition Impacts Diversity


by Derek Irvine. Recognize This! — More diverse workplaces will require all of us to expand our recognition repertoires.

Hiring Great Is A Team Sport


When it comes to filling open positions, the relationship between hiring managers and HR is equal parts exhilaration and exasperation. Hiring managers want the best people available and they want them identified, screened, interviewed and hired yesterday.

Why Seasonal Workers Should Be Your New Best Friend


The holidays are among us. It’s that time of year where businesses are booming and consumerism is at its peak. With business up and vacation requests flying in, it’s no surprise that organizations are staffing accordingly. Seasonal workers are the reason for the season as they allow companies to increase their business output without having to permanently expand their operations.

100% Remote Onboarding: Group Demonstration

Speaker: David Secunda, CEO, WorkBright

Join WorkBright on Thursday, June 24th to get a first hand look at how a 100% remote onboarding process works using their system. They'll cover a few of the new COVID-19 related legislation changes and how they can be easily facilitated with their platform.

HR Tech and Relocation in the News: What You Need to Know

UrbanBound HR

It is important to stay on top of all the trends when it comes to HR technology and relocation. Technology Relocation HR

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Work and Workers Are Changing

China Gorman

I’m a big fan of the SHRM Foundation. The resources they put in the hands of HR professionals all over the world are impressive.

Hiring Great Is A Team Sport


When it comes to filling open positions, the relationship between hiring managers and HR is equal parts exhilaration and exasperation. Hiring managers want the best people available and they want them identified, screened, interviewed and hired yesterday.

How Will the Continuing Evolution of Social Media Impact the Workplace?

The People Equation

I’m a sponsored blog partner with Spherion (a staffing and recruiting organization) and am participating in the release of findings from Spherion’s Emerging Workforce® Study. All opinions are mine. Social media touches every element of the workplace.

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Get a Better Handle on Your Remote Workforce

During these uncertain times, more employees are working remotely than ever before. Form I-9 completion for remote employees can be particularly challenging for HR teams. Download this eBook from Equifax Workforce Solutions to help navigate offsite Form I-9 compliance.

You Can Influence: Here's How

All Things Workplace

Everyone wants to have influence; not everyone wants to build the relationships that enable it. There's a natural flow to being influential. . Influence goes hand in hand with agreements. If you want to persuade someone to take a particular course of action, you need some agreements about what needs to be done and who will do it. That means taking time to reach an understanding about what is important to each of you. And that means building a working relationship.

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Temp to Permanent: How to Groom Your Seasonal Workers Into Your A-Team


Earlier this week we talked about why it’s important to integrate your seasonal workers into your company culture. Now that we’ve established “why,” let’s talk about the “how.” Today, we’re going to talk about best practice methods that allow talent leaders to nurture rising stars from their seasonal teams. Plant the seed. Not all seasonal workers come in with the same expectations.

Is That Fourth Round of Interviews Actually Beneficial? No.

The HR Capitalist

In two words: hell. If you've every had the feeling that your hiring process is slower than ever, some new research from CEB actually quantifies that your gut was right.

Assume Your Inner Super Hero to Achieve Your Best Self


by Lynette Silva. Recognize This! – Our physical presence communicates far more about our humanness than we realize. Do you hear it? That little voice constantly in your ear? Not your conscience, but your inner nag? Whose voice do you hear? For me, that inner nag is my grandmother, Bubba.

How to Keep Employees Engaged and Connected in the New Normal of Remote Working

Speaker: Elena Valentine, CEO, Skill Scout

The way we conduct work has completely changed. Before the pandemic, remote working or a few work from home days were allowed for certain employees. Now, remote working is our new normal. We have had to align our business to make sure that our employees are productive and have the necessary resources to succeed. But, did we make sure that they still feel connected with the rest of their team? Join Elena Valentine, CEO of Skill Scout, to learn how to make employee engagement a top priority even when everyone is working remotely.