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Reality Check: Pontification vs. HR Practice

Robin Schooling

A few years ago (2019 to be precise – pre-pandemic!) I wrote about the battle of “Conference HR” vs. “Real World HR” (still one of my top 5 read blog posts) in which I pointed out that the hot-takes offered by speakers, pundits and the vendor account executive at the bar are often so far removed from day-to-day reality as to be somewhat laughable.

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How HR can help managers avoid common leadership issues

HR Brew

Nobody’s perfect, amirite? Even leaders have room for improvement. After spending years training leaders around the world, Yeo Chuen Chuen, founder of leadership firm ACESENCE Agile Leadership, realized many face similar challenges while trying to meet business and people needs. That’s why she decided to write Leaders People Love: The agile leaders’ guide to creating great workplaces and happy employees , published in late 2023.

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TikTok Recruiting Videos… Are You Missing Out?

GoHire - HR

In our latest interview, we sat down with Jessica Miller-Merrell, also known as Jess, a leading voice in HR and talent acquisition and the Founder of Workology. Jess shared insights from her extensive experience and discussed the growing importance of TikTok recruiting videos. Jess runs the popular HR blog, Workology, which she started in 2007. Her blog reaches about a million people monthly.

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I’m So Incredibly Embarrassed

Evil HR Lady

On the same day, I got two messages asking the same question: “I did something embarrassing. Did I just ruin my life?” The funny thing is that one was a LinkedIn coaching client , and the other was an improv student. Neither one of them ruined their lives. In fact, the only people who thought they had done anything embarrassing were themselves.

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How to Conquer These 4 Top-of-Mind HR Challenges

It’s a never-ending tightrope act, trying to find the balance between creating benefits offerings that adapt to the uniqueness of your people, managing your own time and resources, and maintaining the organization’s bottom line. And the ever-changing policies and laws can make cultivating a competitive employee benefits strategy feel impossible. Whether you’re concerned about adapting to new pay transparency laws, managing global benefits packages, return-to-office mandates, or 401(k) and retire

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What is the Labor Management System?

HR Lineup

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, organizations across various industries are continuously seeking ways to streamline their operations, optimize resource allocation, and enhance productivity. One critical aspect of achieving these objectives is efficient labor management. Labor management systems (LMS) play a pivotal role in this regard, offering comprehensive solutions to manage workforce activities , schedules, performance, and more.

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How to Hire a Chief HR Officer to Drive Business Success

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Choosing a Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) is an important task that significantly impacts the culture and direction of your organization. A skilled CHRO can align HR functions with business objectives paving the way for triumph. Conversely, hiring the wrong CHRO can lead your organization down the wrong path in its’ HR strategy. When seeking to hire the right CHRO, prioritize alignment, cultural compatibility, and leadership prowess.

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How HR Consultants Can Help Support Employee Wellbeing

A Slice of HR

Photo: JESHOOTS // Unsplash Q: When in your life have you felt the most happy, balanced, and focused? A: When there’s pie, of course! At ASOHR, we know that laughter can be great medicine! But we’re here to help leaders and their teams when it comes to serious stuff, too. May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and mental health issues are something that ALL of us must deal with at some point in life.

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HR Strategies for success: Mastering Remote Team Management

EmployeeConnect

In the wake of global shifts towards remote work, Human Resources (HR) managers find themselves at the forefront of a new challenge: managing teams scattered across various locations. While remote work offers flexibility and opportunities for employees, it also presents unique hurdles for HR professionals to navigate. From maintaining productivity to fostering team cohesion, effective remote team management requires a strategic approach.

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5 Ways Generative AI Automates HR Tasks in SAP SuccessFactors

Zalaris

AI is considered as a competitive advantage by 87% of leaders. underscoring the strategic importance of AI adoption in today’s business. However, challenges persist. Labour productivity remains stubbornly low, and security risks evolve rapidly in our interconnected world. Against this backdrop, SAP is leading the charge, weaving AI seamlessly into the fabric of business operations.

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Here Are the HR Trends to Watch in 2024 + Plus Advice for Driving Impact!

The pressure is on to create a positive onboarding experience. Plus, a sub-par onboarding process can domino into other concerns such as low performance, burnout (for you and new hires), and retention challenges. Our 2024 State of HR report will give you a realistic picture of the HR landscape and tips to onboarding effectively in the year to come.

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5 ways to strengthen your onboarding and boost ‘time-to-productivity’

HRExecutive

New hires need time. They not only need to learn their role, but also need to become familiar with your organization’s culture and understand how their work fits within the bigger picture of the business. An efficient and effective onboarding process is critical for helping employees gain this knowledge and for maintaining workforce productivity, engagement and retention more broadly. - Advertisement - Time-to-productivity, which measures the number of days until a new hire is producing at the e

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Virtual Seminar Unravels Complex Leaves of Absence

HRWatchdog

Can an employee who calls in sick using their California paid sick leave just two minutes before their shift be penalized for lack of notice? Is paid family leave a protected leave of absence? If an employer is covered by both the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), will the two types of leave always run at the same time?

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How to Find Aerospace Recruiters and Executive Search Firms in Seattle

Recruiters Lineup

Seattle boasts a rich legacy in the aerospace industry. Home to industry giants like Boeing and a hub for innovative startups, the region’s aerospace sector thrives on cutting-edge technology and pioneering research. However, employers in the region face a significant challenge: staying ahead of the competition. Employees are the backbone of every company’s success, and Seattle aerospace recruiters have proven reliable in sourcing the best talent.

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New Survey: Small Businesses Expect Fed Rate Hikes This Year; Are in Bill Paying Triage; Weigh in on What 4 More Years of Bidenomics Looks Like

TalentCulture

The new May Freedom Economy Index survey of 80,000 small businesses found that small businesses remain in survival mode, with 4 in 10 now delaying paying bills to manage cash flow. 7 in 10 have put all staffing plans on hold, neither hiring nor reducing staff, and 6 in 10 are now preparing for the possibility of stagflation. The post New Survey: Small Businesses Expect Fed Rate Hikes This Year; Are in Bill Paying Triage; Weigh in on What 4 More Years of Bidenomics Looks Like appeared first on Ta

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Improving Access To & Utilization Of Cancer Screening With Color

Discover how Color's comprehensive care solution is revolutionizing cancer screening adherence and knowledge. Through an in-depth case study, Color's unique approach to comprehensive cancer care has shown significant benefits in increasing screening rates and enhancing patient knowledge. Participants reported a 2-3x increase in adherence to screening guidelines over just 8 weeks, with 84% of participants increasing their familiarity with timing and frequency of cancer screening.

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Deel partners with Carta to offer equity tax withholding features

HR Brew

When startups recruit employees to join their companies, equity is often a major component of their salary offer. This form of non-cash compensation may include options, restricted stock units, or shares, for example, and give workers partial ownership of the firms they join. While equity represents “an increasingly important part of total compensation” for early-stage startups, they can be complex from a compliance perspective, particularly when granted to employees based in jurisdictions abroa

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Goodbye To Workplace by Meta, Hello To Workvivo by Zoom

Josh Bersin

Today Meta announced that it is shutting down its employee communications tool Workplace by Meta (which I found to be very successful) and turning over the business to Workvivo by Zoom. This is actually a very significant move for HR and IT teams: there are more than 7 million corporate users (it was originally called. Read more» The post Goodbye To Workplace by Meta, Hello To Workvivo by Zoom appeared first on JOSH BERSIN.

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Finding the Right Biotechnology Recruiters & Search Firms in Maryland

Recruiters Lineup

Maryland boasts a thriving biotechnology industry, showcasing exponential growth and immense significance on both national and global scales. This has led the region’s biotechnology job market to rapidly grow, thus increasing the number of jobs available. However, with many job seekers in Maryland, employers still have a challenge selecting the best for their open positions and cultural fit.

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2024 Talent Acquisition Trends: What’s New and What’s Next [Report]

Lighthouse

Every year I look forward to our team’s survey and analysis of the talent acquisition market, because it’s a space that moves quickly and has a tremendous amount of innovation both in the technologies as well as the practices that employers use to create successful outcomes. This year’s report is no exception, highlighting what is changing, what’s new, and what talent teams are doing to prepare for what’s next.

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The Rules Do Apply: Navigating HR Compliance

Speaker: Ann Meyers Piccirillo

HR Compliance is like a giant game of whack-a-mole. Once you think your company is compliant with all policies and procedures documented and in place, there’s a new or amended law, regulation, or final rule that pops up landing you back at ‘start.’ There are shifts, interpretations, and balancing acts to understanding compliance changes. Keeping up is not easy and it’s very time consuming.

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HR pros are singing Workday among the top HR tech

HR Brew

When we check in with HR professionals, we often ask about what HR tech and tools they rely on to get the job done. HR tech stacks can get complicated. When poorly executed, it can leave pros with multiple tabs open, hogging up all that RAM, and relying on many clicks to complete simple tasks. A solid HCM can really improve work for HR teams, multiple pros told HR Brew.

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Understanding and Measuring Your Employee Value Proposition

DecisionWise

The Employee Value Proposition (EVP) is the sum of the unique benefits an employee receives in return for their skills, capabilities, attitude, and experience they bring to a company or organization. It includes typical components like salary, benefits, rewards, and work-life balance. But it encompasses much more, such as alignment with the organization’s values, mission, social purpose, organizational culture , career development, and an employee’s personal brand.

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Employee Pay Expectations Are Soaring: How to Proceed with Pay Equity in Mind

Trusaic

New labor market data revealed job seekers’ salary expectations have risen significantly from the previous year. The triannual survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York found the lowest average wage respondents would be willing to accept for a new job is $81,822. This is up from $73,391 in November 2023. There are various potential reasons for this drastic increase in pay expectations, with inflation chief among them.

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Employee Classifications and the ACA: What You Need to Know

ACA Times

Accurate worker classifications play a pivotal role in managing ACA compliance requirements. Learn how to properly classify your workforce and avoid penalties. The post Employee Classifications and the ACA: What You Need to Know first appeared on The ACA Times.

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Maximizing Your Health Plan Design Using Data-Driven Insights

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The founders of SoulCycle want to revamp your corporate culture

HR Brew

Some people believe that a spin class is a communal experience. Everyone is reaching for a greater purpose while working out together. I am not some people, but…some people. Now, the founders of the original cult spin studio, SoulCycle, want to turn this physical, communal experience into an emotional one—for employees. Julie Rice and Elizabeth Cutler started Peoplehood @Work in mid-April to help employers solve their culture problems.

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Empowering Deskless Workers with 360 Feedback and Coaching: A Comprehensive Guide

DecisionWise

In the modern work environment, 360 Feedback is a powerful tool for fostering personal and professional growth. It’s particularly beneficial for deskless workers, who often lack the continuous feedback loop available in traditional office settings. This blog post will delve into the benefits of 360 Feedback for deskless workers, the importance of coaching, and how to implement it effectively.

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Building Your Recruitment Engine with Attract & Hire 

MP Wired For HR

Building Your Recruitment Engine with Attract & Hire May 14th, 2024 Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on LinkedIn Share via Email Share via Email The Recruitment Landscape: Challenges and Solutions In today’s competitive job market, attracting and hiring top talent is a constant challenge for businesses of all sizes.

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Data-Driven Decisions: Leveraging Analytics to Enhance Employee Relocation Programs

UrbanBound HR

Currently, employers leverage data to oversee the majority of their operations, yet surprisingly, their relocation programs often remain untouched by this trend.

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Automate Your Onboarding Process In 7 Steps

Efficient employee onboarding is more than a warm welcome—it's a catalyst for business growth. Automated onboarding transforms new hires into productive team members faster, fostering long-term satisfaction and talent retention. For HR, automation means replacing inefficient manual processes with streamlined, cost-effective operations. Our eBook reveals how automating employee onboarding delivers these benefits, reducing HR challenges and elevating new employee readiness.