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Determine the Right Employee Salary Increase Using People Analytics

Visier

According to Aon’s 2017 U.S. salary increase survey , more than two-thirds of employers were taking some kind of action to increase merit pay differentiation, with 40% reducing or eliminating increases for lesser performers.

Be Thankful for Feedback: Both the Positive & Constructive

Reflektive

As we approach the end of the year, many companies will be conducting annual reviews in the weeks ahead. While annual reviews are a source of anxiety for many employees—the Growth Divide survey found that 54% of employees report feeling anxious or stressed during their performance review period—they are also a key time for feedback, and that’s something everyone should be thankful for! SEE ALSO: Reinventing Performance Management: Customer Stories.

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Gamifying Employee Engagement

HR Daily Advisor

Renowned game designer Jane McGonigal describes gamers as super empowered, hopeful individuals, attributes that she believes can be channeled into real-world contexts.

Why Millennials Quit (And How to Keep Them Around)

Cornerstone On Demand

Here's a surprising statistic : almost half of millennials (44 percent) believe that working for a single company is a better way to advance their career than jumping from firm to firm. Talk about debunking the stereotype of millennials as entitled job-hoppers!

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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.

6 Steps for Ethically Sound People Analytics

Visier

Dirk Petersen of Insight222 shares his sage advice on data ethics and how people analytics teams can successfully build up this capability. In late July 2017, a Who’s Who of Silicon Valley people analytics leaders came together at Intel.

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Employees Don’t Respond to Perks, They Respond to Culture

Decision-Wise

A few days ago, Jordan Yadoo at Bloomberg reported that employees will give up big pay raises in exchange for job perks. The reported statistics were eye-catching, with the headline teasing that “Americans Are Willing to Forgo a 56% Pay Raise for Best Job Perks.”

Making the Case For—and Against—Hiring Overqualified Candidates

Cornerstone On Demand

We've all seen it before—you get an application from a candidate that is simply overqualified for the position that she's seeking. After all, why would an applicant with over twenty years of experience be vying for a mid-level role? But here's the problem with calling someone "overqualified."

Webinar Recap: Getting Started With Your Best-Self Review

15Five

What are you good at? I mean really good at? Oddly enough, that’s not usually the focus of most employee reviews. Traditionally, these reviews focus on two things: 1) what you’ve done in the past and 2) where you need to improve.

Lucky 13: Reflektive Ranked #13 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500

Reflektive

Just a week after our 5th birthday as a company, we are happy to announce that we were ranked 13 th in the Nation and 3rd in the Bay Area on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 ™, recognizing the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America.

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.

Why Did SAP Pay $8 Billion To Acquire Qualtrics?

Josh Bersin

This week was a big one in the world of enterprise software: SAP announced plans to acquire Qualtrics , a fast-growing scrappy provider of survey and feedback software, for $8 billion.

Challenge Your Assumptions: Three Steps to Better Decision-Making

Cornerstone On Demand

Assumptions are often an inevitable part of quick decision making, but accepting assumptions as fact can be harmful to your business and employees. I learned this the hard way years ago when I was part of a performance management platform implementation at LandAmerica Financial Group.

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5 Reasons to Read “Back to Human”

The People Equation

Dan Schawbel has made a living researching and writing about Millennials. As a member of the the generation born between 1981 and 1996, he’s in a unique position to offer career advice about this much-discussed demographic.

Something Personal for Veteran’s Day

UpstartHR

Note from Ben: my wonderful wife, Melanie, recently wrote this as a personal tribute and “thank you” to those veterans closest to our family.

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.

Podcast: ENGAGEMENT MAGIC Book Release – Interview with the Author, Tracy Maylett

Decision-Wise

Is this podcast episode, Dr. Tracy Maylett, CEO of DecisionWise, discusses the release of his latest book, ENGAGEMENT MAGIC: Five Keys for Engaging People, Leaders, and Organizations. Written as a follow-up to the author’s award-winning first book, MAGIC, this book provides updated research, case studies, and tips that are the result of analyzing more than 30 million employee survey responses from over 70 countries.

Cartoon Coffee Break | Closing the Skills Gap

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. Closing the skills gap is easier said than done.

Eight Reasons We’re Thankful for HR Professionals

Reflektive

Turkey time means it’s time to give thanks for the unsung heroes of all great organizations: the HR professionals. Here are eight reasons that we’re thankful for the HR pros in our lives. SEE ALSO: How to Effectively Change Performance Management. You’re Team Builders. You know how to craft a perfect recruiting message and you represent the company at conferences, career fairs, and across the web. You find the absolute best talent that’s out there and you bring them in the door.

Time & Attendance Software Can Help Temporary Workers Get Going

nettime solutions

In some parts of the country, the current hiring boom means that there are more openings than there are workers to fill them. That’s part of why some organizations turn to temporary employees to help them plug immediate gaps. Hiring temporary workers.

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.

Putting big data to work

Bersin with Deloitte

Organizational Network Analysis helps reveal insights “hiding in plain sight” in untapped email data. Posted by Greg Szwartz and Nikola Andric on November 13, 2018.

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6 Tips for Creating a Perfect Recruitment Video

TalentLyft

Creating recruitment videos is an important part of every successful talent acquisition strategy. Even if you have no budget and no previous experience, in this blog post you'll learn useful tips that will help you create a perfect recruiting video! Read More. Recruitment Marketing

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Why 1-on-1 Meetings Are Essential to the Success of Employee Management

Reflektive

We’ve covered Why Your Direct Reports Wish You Were Better at 1-on-1s, How to Start 1-on-1s With Your Team, and our 1-on-1 Meeting Checklist, now let’s examine three reasons why 1-on-1 meetings are vital to the success of employee management. SEE ALSO: The Ultimate Guide to One-on-Ones. Employee Engagement. Low employee engagement is an epidemic.

Here’s a Summary of Key Labor and Employment Laws Taking Effect In 2019

TLNT: The Business of HR

As 2018 draws to a close, employers are looking to the next wave of labor and employment laws and regulations that will take effect in 2019 and beyond.

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.

Knowledge management: Fuel for the social enterprise

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Steve Lancaster on November 16, 2018. In the social enterprise, your workers are also your customers.

How to Create a Human Resource Strategy

Digital HR Tech

Whether you´re working in a large corporate or a smaller enterprise, a Human Resource strategy forms the basis of everything you do in HR.

20 Mistakes to Avoid When Interviewing a Job Candidate

TalentLyft

Here are 20 mistakes you need to avoid when interviewing a job candidate. These are common mistakes most interviewers are guilty of. However, if you want to be a good interviewer and provide a great candidate experience, you should stop doing these mistakes! Read More. Recruiting

Here’s What You Need In a People Analytics Leader

TLNT: The Business of HR

You need the right People Analytics Leader in order to build an effective and strategic people analytics function. This person is the key evangelist and visionary for data-driven decision making, and ensures the use of people analytics always delivers values to the business.

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.