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Praise and Feedback Aren’t the Same Thing

The People Equation

As a foodie, I love all kinds of mash-ups. From bacon apple pie to mac and cheese quesadillas it’s stimulating to creatively pair ingredients in unexpected ways. But when it comes to leadership communication, combining certain types of information within the same conversation is a recipe for disaster. To illustrate, let’s use a fictitious member of your team, “Jim,” as an example. Suppose that Jim works remotely, and you have a video call with him this afternoon to go through a few items.

What is horizontal communication?

Twine App

Horizontal communication. It sounds like it’s straight from The Big Book of Corporate Jargon, doesn’t it? Don’t let that frighten you. Jargon and buzzword aside, it’s an essential function of a successful workplace. In fact, you probably do it all the time.

Human Performance Deserves More Than a Review

The Aristocracy of HR

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How Neurodiverse Employees Move Your Business Forward

Visier

A good friend from my home country of Scotland always struggled to keep up with his peers in school. But he also succeeded where most people would have failed.

Simplify Your Background Check and Compliance Process

Staying compliant in your hiring process starts with a rock-solid background check process. Having a consistent program that documents compliance policies and mitigates risk is a necessity in today’s fast-paced hiring landscape. Join Curt Schwall, Vice President of Compliance and Regulatory Affairs at EBI, and learn what it takes to run a top-notch background check program that ensures you stay compliant.

Take It From a Futurist: Don't Be Afraid to Bring Your Emotions to Work

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: We would never dream of trying to predict the future—that's why we left it up to the futurists. In this series , we interview experts in HR, recruiting and the future of work to get their take on what's next.

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3 complexities of people analytics and how to create order through an ecosystem

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Kathi Enderes and Matthew Shannon on February 27, 2019. If you are looking for that silver bullet, that unicorn of a solution to understand and optimize people at work—stop looking. People are complicated, organizations are complicated, and work is complicated.

Answers To Your Top 10 Diversity And Inclusion Questions

15Five

By now, you’ve heard of Diversity and Inclusion. You know the benefits of having a diverse workforce and a culture that includes every possible viewpoint. But how do you create that in your business?

Expert Roundtable: Four Corporate Learning Professionals Discuss Today's Top L&D Content Trends

Cornerstone On Demand

The race for talent is getting tougher as recruiters struggle to find candidates with the skills needed to perform today's jobs.

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Saying “Thank You” on Employee Appreciation Day

Ultimate Software

Today is Employee Appreciation Day, one of my favorite days of the year. It’s a chance for me—and Ultimate Software’s entire leadership team—to take a moment and express our gratitude for being part of the best company in the world.

The Key to Strategic HR: Process Automation

Do you want to automate your HR processes, but don’t know where to start? In this eBook, PeopleDoc explores which processes benefit the most from automation, and how an HR Service Delivery platform can help get things off the ground.

When Will HR Start Taking Advanced Analytics Seriously?

Engage2Excel

Did you know that HR technology has the power to predict the future? No, it’s not a crystal ball that can tell you where to find your next VP of Finance or how long that new IT tech will stay at your company.

Employee Records – How Long Should You Keep Them For?

Reflektive

Years of employee records take up significant amounts of space–either as physical documents or when stored electronically. Periodically purging old documents helps keep your records at manageable levels, but doing so raises an important question: How long to keep employee files? The answer depends on the nature of the employee files and federal or state laws. SEE ALSO: Managing a Multigenerational Workforce in the Age of The Millennial.

To Retain Your Workforce, Show Your Appreciation

Cornerstone On Demand

Companies around the country are preparing to celebrate Employee Appreciation day on March 1, and celebrating this day in a meaningful way is more pressing than ever.

A Complete Guide to the Employee Experience

Digital HR Tech

The employee experience is an increasingly popular topic. Companies that invest in their employee experience are better places to work for, more in-demand among applicants, and also more innovative. However, what is an employee experience exactly, and how can you improve it?

The New Recruiting Mindset: Stay Competitive in a Changing Talent Landscape

What were once strong pillars in your recruiting strategy are now likely falling short in effectiveness. Strong pillars in your recruiting strategy are likely now outdated and ineffective. This report gives actionable tactics to implement now from boosting your employer brand to the exact perks to offer that winning candidate.before your competitor does.

People Analytics Has Arrived

HRExecutive

Recently, I spent a day with 50 HR-tech executives from Fortune 100 companies. When I asked, “Who has an ongoing project using AI?” about 40 percent of the group raised their hands. When I asked, “Who has a people-analytics team?”, it was more like 60 percent of the group.

How to Use Public and Private Goals for Employee Management

Reflektive

A company’s success depends, in large part, on its ability to identify and achieve goals that align with its mission. This includes both public and private goal setting. Generally speaking, public goals are goals affecting the company, an entire department, or a team, and usually originate with executives and managers. Private goals are work-related projects initiated by employees, and generally center on personal development. SEE ALSO: The HR Innovator’s Guide to SMART Goals.

Office Hours: How to Weave Learning into the Work Flow

Cornerstone On Demand

A recent survey from Software Advice suggests that employees want three things out of their companies' L&D programs: shorter lessons, real-life rewards for learning progress and a social component to their learning—a way to compare notes with their peers.

CakeHR on Top of the “World”: Placed 8th Amid Stalwarts in the Software World Top HR Software 2019 List

CakeHR

There are more than 500 recognized Human Resource software solutions in the market today. And even more are in the works as we speak.

Humans and Bots: How to blend human skills and AI to build customer intimacy and drive growth

Join Genesys for this webinar to learn how leading companies are using blended AI to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth.

Financial Planning 101: Four Strategies for Young Professionals

Justworks

For many young professionals, financial planning can feel daunting. Here are a few ideas that are easy (and may even be offered through your employer). Read on about four things to consider when undertaking your financial planning.

A Guide to Properly Onboarding New Hires

Reflektive

Welcoming a new employee requires more effort than a quick introduction to coworkers and handing the new hire over to HR to get their paperwork in order. Taking the time to properly onboard a new hire can mean the difference between retaining your new employee and re-advertising the position within months. SEE ALSO: Managing a Multigenerational Workforce in the Age of The Millennial. Employee Retention and Hiring Costs.

Take a DevOps Approach to Learning Content Development

Cornerstone On Demand

A recent LinkedIn research study found that across organizations, the biggest obstacles to learning are finding time for it and having content ready at the time of need.

California Employers: Beware More Stringent Criminal Background Check Requirements

HRWatchdog

The FCRA and ICRAA disclosures must be clear and conspicuous. A Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal’s ruling has made already strict background check requirements even more stringent.

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.

A “Non-Obvious” Conversation about Employee Engagement with Jamie Notter

Jason Lauritsen

Today, I’m doing something a little different on the blog. My longtime friends Jamie Notter and Maddie Grant have just published a new book titled “ The Non-Obvious Guide to Employee Engagement.” They present a unique perspective that I think you’ll find interesting.

Employee Bereavement—Why Strategy Is the Best Policy

PlanSource

Handling personal loss is one of the hardest things HR is asked to do. The knowledge that it will happen at some point is perhaps the only certainty; otherwise, there is nothing but uncertainty in when, where, how, and why it will impact your organization.

Re-energize your workforce: 13 easy ways to get employees engaged

HR Morning

What manager wouldn’t love to walk into the office each morning to a group of smiling, eager employees, ready to take on the day? . But the reality is … that just doesn’t happen. Distracted and disengaged. Study after study shows the majority of employees struggle just to make it through the day.

Washington policy update: January 2019 Benefits and Compensation Bulletin

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Robert Davis , on February 25, 2019. Here’s a quick roundup of recent legislative and regulatory developments relating to employee benefits and compensation. Related links. Capital H podcast. Tune in. Follow us @DeloitteTalent. Stay connected.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. Read Dice's first-ever Recruitment Automation Report to discover how you can employ new, cutting-edge technologies to source and hire tech talent faster.