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You're Not That Great! Motivation and Reward Lessons from a TED Video

Compensation Force

Is our obsession (particularly in the U.S.) with being special and unique bringing a dark side to our workplaces? Do people with issues and ideosyncracies make good leaders or bad ones? Are we all worrying about the wrong stuff?

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Employee Engagement Resides in the White Space of Work

David Zinger

Engage employees by encouraging them to enter the white space of work. Reading time = 1 minute, 15 seconds). . The white space on a page is the part of the page without print or images. The white space in an organization is the part without specifically designed tasks, performance, and work.

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Performance Measurement Is Not a CYA Activity


Here are a few lines from the recent Forbes article, ‘ If You Can''t Measure It, You Can''t Manage It'': Not True , by Liz Ryan: “Measurement is our drug in the business world, because we believe that by measuring everything and sending the good news upstairs to the C-suite we can ward off the bogeyman of business, namely Getting On the Boss’s Bad Side. Measurement is our favorite CYA activity.

Three Steps to Grow Your Personal Brand and Build Happiness


Are you building career velocity? Everyone understands why businesses need a solid brand — it distinguishes the company and conveys its essence. But brands are not just for big companies. The people who take the time to build their personal brand stand out in a crowd of talent.

How to Activate Employee Voice to Create and Sustain a Speak Up Culture

This whitepaper details how leaders can shift into an ‘action mindset’ that allows for growth and change at every level of your organization. Speak Up cultures promote productivity, improve retention efforts, and create positive employee engagement.

Oracle HCM World Revolves Around The Cloud

Bersin with Deloitte

Oracle has launched Oracle HCM World, a new event for HCM professionals that gathered approximately 1500 customers and prospects together to focus on the business that is HR. Harkening back to the Taleo World conferences a bit, the conference attracted leaders in all areas of human capital management. The key themes presented were expected – […].

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Why Performance Reviews Don't Work And What To Do About It

Forbes Coaches Council

In most companies, performance reviews are built up with stress and anxiety on both sides. They pressure managers and don’t give employees what they need: valuable, real-time feedback about how they’re doing

5 reasons your careers page costs you candidates


It may sound obvious but your careers page is your shop window. You want to make it easy for candidates to have a look at what’s on offer, whether they came for a specific job or just browsing.

Drawbridge Leadership


"We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom." - Stephen Vincent Benet Power There is a certain energy that should come from serving in a leadership role. For leaders who have broken through to a high level for the first time it can be downright exhilarating.

Is Your Background Screening Program up to the Global Challenge?


Tuesday, February 11, 2014 :00am. Is Your Background Screening Program up to the Global Challenge? By Ellen Julian. If you thought doing background screening was a similar process around the world, think again.

2020 Report: The Future of HR

Paycor asked more than 500 leaders of medium and small businesses to talk about the present and future of HR. Download the guide and see what they said. Their responses will surprise you!

How to Determine Who to Trust at Work

45 Things

Do you trust your co-workers? Do you trust your boss? Does anyone at work trust you? These are questions we may not ask ourselves consciously, but they are key in determining success in our careers. "I

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Creating Engagement Part 2: Start With Respect, Continue Engagement With Friendship and Love


By Dr. Steven Hunt, Vice President, Customer Research at SuccessFactors (Originally posted on SAP Community Network) This is the second post in a two-part blog series on employee engagement. Click here to read Part 1: Building employee engagement: R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Find out what it means to me.Employee engagement is critical to achieving high levels of business success. Employees […].

Are You The Asteroid?


It was an amazing and beautiful time. The world seemed to be just right. Life had a certain flow. There was an order to things, everything had it''s place, life flourished and best of all it seemed to make sense. Life was good. Then an asteroid hit the earth and wiped out the dinosaurs.

6 Reasons Your Employees Will Love Collaborative Learning


Wednesday, February 12, 2014 :00am. 6 Reasons Your Employees Will Love Collaborative Learning By Sharon Palermo. With Valentine’s Day just a few days away we thought it appropriate to share with you the 6 Reasons Your Employees will Love Collaborative Learning. Read More » read more

Preparing for the Workplace of the Future: HR’s Role

Speaker: Robin Schooling, Managing Partner, HR + People Strategy, Peridus Group

Join Robin Schooling, Managing Partner, HR + People Strategy with Peridus Group, to learn what you can do now to prepare yourself and your organization for the future workplace while simultaneously solidifying HR’s impact as a strategic and influential leader for business success

Tips for a Better Working Relationship With the Boss

45 Things

It’s often said that employees don’t leave companies , they leave bosses. In other words, when employees don’t like their bosses, they’re more likely to leave while those who like or appreciate their bosses are likely to stick around longer. But what if your boss isn’t exactly awful?

Retaining the Technical-Elite

Cielo HR Leader

In 1997, newspaper advertisements generated the most hires (28.7%) of all job-seeking platforms. Today, that number has dwindled to a mere 2%, as recruitment teams further align with a landscape now driven by technology, innovation, social media and mobile demands.

The Values Schism And How It’s Draining The Brains From Corporate America

Inpower Coaching

Something insidious is happening in the cubicles and hallways of America’s big and midsized companies.

Be My Valentine Ink


Friday, February 14, 2014 :00am. Be My Valentine Ink By Kevin Grossman. “By the time the buzz was wearing off. we were standing out on the sidewalk. with our tattoos that looked like rings. in the hot Nevada sun.” ” – Ben Folds. Read More » read more


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.

Building a Culture of Ongoing Engagement With Compensation Management Best Practices


By Jeremy Masters, Managing Partner, Worklogix (Originally posted on SAP Community Network) As part of the “Engaging the 21st Century Workforce” series from SuccessFactors, I will be one of the speakers to discuss how to build a culture of ongoing engagement with compensation management best practices. I will be joined by SuccessFactors customer Marilyn Evans, Global Total Rewards […]. on Social Media

Hospital Recruiting

kbuntu/ actively participates on a wide variety of social media. We enjoy sharing healthcare news, actively participating in discussion, and learning more about our audience through these venues.

What Are Integrity Tests?

Criteria Corp

Today’s topic is integrity tests; what are they and how should they be used? Well, the term integrity tests is actually used to describe a couple of different types of tests, but they all help employers manage risk by assessing the likelihood that an applicant will be a reliable employee who will follow the rules.

Rescuing Your Greatest Assets from the Scrapheap


Thursday, February 13, 2014 :00am. Rescuing Your Greatest Assets from the Scrapheap By Sharon Palermo. If you’ve heard business leaders utter this line once you’ve heard it a million times: “Employees are our greatest asset.”


Does Your Workforce Have the Talent DNA for the Digital Future?

With the increasing adoption of automation and data-driven technologies, the workforce is changing rapidly — regardless of whether we’re prepared to face it. Keeping up with the velocity of change is vital to success, and that means building digital readiness into the DNA of your organization so your workforce is ready to face an uncertain and constantly changing future.

How To Make A Career In Journalism


The idea of weaving stories through mass media has found a newborn interest in our new generation. People enjoy moving, taking risks and coming up with stories that matter. Media is perhaps the strongest industry in any country and good newsmakers are in high demand. However, a job as a journalist comes with immense challenges […]. Career Options Career in Journalism Career Tips How To be a Journalist

Get Technical Experts Ready as First-Time Leaders


Every day organizations make the decision to promote their technical experts into frontline leadership positions. Are they sending these new leaders over their own professional cliffs


Get Technical Experts Ready as First-Time Leaders


Every day organizations make the decision to promote their technical experts into frontline leadership positions.