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March Madness fans say watching at work builds morale

Tsheets

Last year, TSheets by QuickBooks ran its first-ever March Madness survey and released some pretty startling stats. Among the 200 employees we surveyed, nearly half said they spend at least 30 minutes working on their brackets at work.

3 mistakes to avoid at your next company gathering

CultureAmp

“HR is pushing this change out again.”. Employee Engagement

When your employer stops treating you like an adult

Workplace Diva

You're almost 40 years old, but your workplace makes you feel like a little kid. Management assumes employees cannot adult today -- or any other day for that matter. Your workplace is reverting back to childhood.

Social Media Background Checks: Are They Okay – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

I knew that today’s title will get your attention. . I’ve been waiting for someone to send me this question! I’m sure this reader’s note will resonate with many: I have a question regarding social media.

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.

Fueling Professional Development with Personalized Learning

Cornerstone On Demand

One-size-fits-all professional development never really fits all of the different “sizes" of workers in an organization. Seniority levels, job roles, locations—and even local culture—all figure into personalizing learning so that the lessons stick. So, too, do employee preferences.

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Women in Leadership: #BalanceforBetter

Ultimate Software

Ultimate Software was founded in 1990 with four people: two men, two women. And throughout our 29-year history in the male-dominated tech industry, that ratio has held strong. Women comprise about half of Ultimate’s total workforce and hold nearly 50% of front-line manager positions.

Autonomous Employees Still Need Leaders

The People Equation

Humans crave autonomy. When a baby savors that first taste of independence as she crawls away from Mom and Dad, the die is cast: the desire chart one’s destiny is strong.

As Hiring Trends Shift, The Need For Corporate Learning Remains Constant, CareerBuilder Finds

Cornerstone On Demand

Despite growing demand for full-time workers , employers are finding it challenging to secure candidates that possess the skills that their open positions require, according to a new study from CareerBuilder.

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We’re Only Human 53: How to Partner with Your Talent Analytics Team

UpstartHR

Organizations that have analytics talent, whether it’s a dedicated team or just a single data-loving person within the HR function, often struggle with how to leverage the expertise they bring to the table. In today’s discussion, Ben interviews the team at Cox Enterprises: Debbie Morris, Sr. Talent Management Consultant, and Hal Halbert, Reporting Manager, to talk about how the HR/talent function can align and work with the analytics team. .

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.

How HR Can Benefit from Business Intelligence

Get Hppy

Traditionally, human resources have been considered, well, very human. HR decisions are thought to be based on quality not quantity; psychology, not digits. But with innovations in the business intelligence arena, all that is changing, and rapidly too.

Corporate Culture - Your Secret Weapon in Talent Management: How to Define and Enhance Yours

EDSI

Corporate culture. It’s like a magnetic force that pulls talent toward your organization. Is your pull strong or weak? In all seriousness, though, it’s a hot topic in the war for talent.

Your Three-Step Guide to Modern Compliance Training

Cornerstone On Demand

When you plan a learning and training strategy for your team or organization, odds are that one category of training stands out from the rest: compliance.

Location Based Attendance Tracking with Geofencing

SutiHR

Scheduling shifts and monitoring attendance of remote employees is a tough task for HR teams. If an organization is using the age-old process to keep track of remote employees on paper, or excel, it is wasting unnecessary time and effort and putting extra stress on HR staff.

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.

Love your gig workers? Need your gig workers? Show them!

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Melanie Langsett , Peter DeBellis , and Zac Shaw on March 20, 2019. While organizations are starting to take the first steps to understand and offer rewards packages that are custom tailored to their employee’s preferences, they have only begun to scratch the surface.

Podcast: Promoting a Sense of Meaning

Decision-Wise

In this episode, we discuss practical ideas and suggestions that you can implement as a manager (and on an organizational level) to promote a sense of meaning with your employees. Further reading: Meaning: Your Work Has Purpose Beyond the Work Itself.

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Cartoon Coffee Break: Unconventional Recruiting

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: This post is part of our " Cartoon Coffee Break " series. While we take talent management seriously, we also know it's important to have a good laugh. Check back every two weeks for a new ReWork cartoon. Missed the Recruiting Trends conference?

Performance Appraisals: Should You Grade Your Employees on a Bell Curve ???

CakeHR

If you’re unfamiliar with the bell curve rating system in performance appraisals, simply put, it’s a performance evaluation method that force ranks employees into a bell-shaped best to worst scale, which often looks something like this: High Performers (20%). Average Performers (70%).

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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.

Leveraging HR Shared Services during M&A transactions

Bersin with Deloitte

Developing social entrepreneurs. Posted by Tom Joseph and Kyle Forrest on March 19, 2019. In 2019, corporations and private equity firms expect M&A activity to continue to rise.

Follow #WorkHuman 2019 This Week

The People Equation

This week, Globoforce (recently renamed as WorkHuman ) hosts its 5th WorkHuman Conference in Nashville. If you’re reading this, you’re probably not in Nashville. But that’s OK. You can still follow the goings on from wherever you happen to be. Follow #WorkHuman on Twitter.

TED Talk Tuesday: Let's Try Emotional Correctness

Cornerstone On Demand

This article is part of our monthly TED Talk Tuesday series, spotlighting can't-miss TED Talks and their key takeaways. You can learn more about our partnership with TED here. On the surface, Sally Kohn wasn't a cultural fit at Fox News.

10 Tech Tools to Use for HR Professionals

Digital HR Tech

In a recent interview, I was asked the question: “What tools and technology do you use at the HR Trend Institute? Do you walk the talk?”. The HR Trend Institute is a small organization. No ERP, no CRM, no pulse surveys and no real-time sentiment analysis of our e-mails.

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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.

Beyond boxes and lines: Putting the design in organization design

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Robert Whelan , on March 22, 2019. Companies routinely invest millions in crafting and promoting their external brand, including the embodiment of that brand: their logo.

Hiring People with Criminal Backgrounds Is Easier Than You Think

SHRM Resources

A panel of experts at the 2019 Society for Human Resource Management Employment Law & Legislative Conference answered employers who are wondering: Second-chance hiring is well-intentioned, sure, but how do we actually do it? Background Investigations Diversity and Inclusion

Employee burnout for employers: Costs, Causes and Cures

Workable

Have you ever felt so exhausted and disheartened that you just don’t want to go to work? Many of us have these moments — passing strikes before we revert to our normal, productive selves. But not everyone bounces back. For example, think of Sam, a sales manager, who used to love his job.

Here’s How to Reinvent Learning Management

HRExecutive

A company’s biggest competitive advantage is its people. The greatest value of people as employees is their command of highly developed skills of the future. Depending on which doomsday article or study you read, the bots are coming and AI will replace 40 percent of our jobs in the next 15 years.

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.