Sat.Mar 16, 2019 - Fri.Mar 22, 2019

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.

Candidate Screening Simplified

Speaker: Allen Samuel, Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur

When it comes to finding the right candidates for your company, you want to ensure that they are a good “fit.” By having an understanding of the job description, accurate skillset criteria and a short conversation with the hiring manager, you will be armed with the resources to quickly and effectively convert potential candidates to new hires. Join Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur Allen Samuel to learn the steps you should be taking in your candidate screening process.

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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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.

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.

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. .

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.

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.

The HR Playbook: Reduce Turnover with Employee Benefits

Companies with the right mix of benefits saw a 138% drop in employee turnover. Learn how you can lower your employee attrition rate and retain top talent.

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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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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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?

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

When Recruiter Priorities Compete: Fill Speed, Growing Req Loads, and Diversity

It’s a question as old as the recruiting profession itself: How many reqs should one recruiter handle at a time? Even in our data-driven age of hard metrics and objective assessments, the answer is: It depends. Download this White Paper to discover the key factors that go into finding your answer to the req load question.

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.

The Employee Experience in 2019

SocialChorus

Every month we curate the top news and trends in digital transformation and how it affects the employee experience. (In

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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.

HR Data Quality

HR Examiner

Neil McCormick and Dr. Chris Andrews discuss the need for a globally recognized, structured approach, to managing and maintaining the overall workforce data quality in organizations. HR Data Quality. This article is co-authored by Dr. Chris Andrews and Neil McCormick.

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Why All the AI Research You’re Reading is Dead Wrong

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

While we may be “people” professionals, it is part of our job to understand AI and how this technology can enable us to make smarter decisions and develop more efficient processes. Join Lighthouse Research & Advisory Principal Analyst Ben Eubanks where he will discuss how AI can be used for HR and recruiting processes, including how to create more human interactions and engagement through the strategic application of technology.