Sat.Sep 01, 2018 - Fri.Sep 07, 2018

Diversity's the Secret Sauce of a Great Culture

Working Girl

My first boss Herman was a 2 nd generation Mexican American. He ran a tight Jewish bakery counter and his brother Alex managed the kosher deli across the way. My best boss ever – and I’ve only had a few over a long career I consider truly great – was French and female. (My

Why a 4-day workweek does wonders for employee engagement

Jostle

After a flurry of recent reports , scientific studies, and public interest pieces, the tantalizing concept of the four-day workweek is once again on everyone’s mind. Culture

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Three common mistakes in building a Rewards & Recognition program

Peoplecart

If people truly are your greatest asset, engaging and inspiring them to achieve greatness individually and collaboratively would be the most important thing in management.

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Everything #HR Needs to Know About HR Technology

HR Bartender

In the U.S., this weekend is the Labor Day holiday. It’s a holiday to celebrate the American worker. I’m sure there are many other countries that celebrate their employees throughout the year. It totally makes sense to recognize the thing that makes your organization unique – people.

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Live Webinar: How to Build a Strong Recruiting Pipeline in 2019

When your company is growing fast, there’s not a lot of spare time to vet prospective hires. Without the luxury of a careful, thoughtful and unhurried interview process for each and every role, you need to get smart about filling your recruiting pipeline. It’s all about finding and teeing up high-quality prospective candidates who align well with your company’s mission and are ready to hit the ground running, ramp quickly and thrive long-term. Join Elicia Hughey, VP of HR at Octave Music Group and the experts from Glassdoor and Newton to learn what it takes to build a strong pipeline by being as strategic as possible at every stage in hiring.

All Your Candidate EX Questions Answered

ClearCompany HRM

We’re currently facing a candidate-driven market, which has made the candidate experience more important than ever. Companies are taking note that a positive recruiting process attracts the A Players your company is searching for. We know that the candidate experience isn’t cut and dry.

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Women in Technology: United We Stand

Ultimate Software

It’s conference season and at Ultimate Software, we are excited that preparations for our participation in the HR Technology Conference & Expo and the Grace Hopper Celebration—the world’s largest gathering of women technologists, produced by AnitaB.org —are in full swing.

Change Management: 5 Situations When You May Need It

HR Bartender

According to global management consulting firm McKinsey & Company, over 70 percent of change management efforts fail. No surprise, this is due to several reasons: low employee engagement, lack of management support, poor collaboration, and no accountability.

Must-Read Articles to Reinvigorate Your Onboarding Experience

ClearCompany HRM

Whether it’s one day or 90 days, every company has some type of onboarding process. Filling out the necessary paperwork, talking through the company procedures and training your new hire is a crucial part of their first few days.

A Day in the Life of an Extreme Learner: Cornerstone SVP Chirag Shah

Cornerstone On Demand

This piece is part of our celebration of #OnlineLearningWeeek happening from September 10-14. Have a skill you want to sharpen? Start learning through Cornerstone's free online learning portal here.

Your Hidden Weapon: 9 Best Practices for Working with Third-Party Recruiters

Leveraging third-party recruiters has been the golden ticket for many when filling critical roles. Whether seasoned at utilizing third-party search or new to it, this report breaks down how best to use this secret weapon to ensure the best ROI.

A Data-Driven Guide to Dealing with Toxic Employees

Visier

Imagine the workplace as an ecosystem and at its heart, lies a community of living, breathing organisms. In an ecosystem, how you work is just as important as the work you do because even seemingly small actions in this environment can have a major impact on the group.

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Bookmark This! Employee Leave Donation Programs Edition

HR Bartender

I received this reader question a few months ago and it’s had me stumped. While I know that employee leave donation programs do exist, I’m not aware of many companies that promote it.

Using the Right Technology to Support an Undeniable Candidate Experience

ClearCompany HRM

Nearly four in five candidates ( 78% ) say a company’s overall candidate experience is an indicator for how well they value their employees.

Cartoon Coffee Break | Extended Vacation

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. Thinking of switching your policy to offer unlimited vacation ?

How Recruiters Can Create a Predictable Candidate Pipeline

Even the most experienced recruiting professionals face challenges filling critical roles in their organizations from an inability to establish, nurture and grow a sustainable talent pipeline. Download this eBook to get a jump on sourcing and learn how to build a high performance recruiting pipeline.

To Succeed at Talent Acquisition, Go Beyond Your Applicant Tracking System

Visier

Talent acquisition is arguably the one HR area that provides the biggest advantage to a business. People are the driving force behind every organization, and hiring the right people is a critical factor for success.

How To Turn Anger Into A Hug 

Get Hppy

Most cultures I know strive to get things right, and this is an admirable goal on which to mould employee behaviour. But most organizations don’t always get it right the first time; unintended mistakes sometimes happen and customers are left disillusioned and angry.

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The Future of Candidate Experience Transformation: A 2025 Outlook

ClearCompany HRM

Rising candidate controlled hiring environments are calling for complete shifts in how recruiters approach hiring.

If the Characters from Parks and Rec Received Performance Reviews

Reflektive

Parks and Recreation is a beloved and binge-worthy workplace comedy with memorably quirky characters. If you haven’t seen it, go check it out on Netflix. SEE ALSO: Ultimate Guide to Employee Check-Ins. The show’s setting—in the Parks and Rec department of a small town in Indiana—got us thinking: What would performance reviews look like for these characters? What are their professional strengths and weaknesses? What feedback would they get from their coworkers?

Compensation Dictionary

We’ve compiled a list of fundamental compensation terms and why they’re important to know. Think of this as your comp cheat sheet—terms you need to know to put you on the fast track to becoming that cool comp kid we know you can be. Sure, you’ve heard some of the terms before, but you have no idea what they mean. Not to worry! Download this eBook and you’ll be ‘comp’letely fluent in no time. This ebook contains four sections: Section 1: Comp 101. Section 2: Market Pricing. Section 3: Pay Structures. Section 4: Pay Concerns and Pay Raises.

Your Leadership Team Wants Hires Only From Elite Schools - They're Wrong.

The HR Capitalist

It's a dance as old as time itself. Your leadership team has opinions on talent - which is good. They're interested. That's a positive. But one of the calls a lot of leadership teams make is this: "In order to be the best, we've got to recruit from the best.

Is A Mentor An Influencer Or An Agent Of Change?

Get Hppy

Interesting! Is a mentor an agent of change? Is a mentor an influencer or perhaps not? We discussed these two statements at the last Mentor Circle and the dialogue that took place was quite interesting. Let’s examine each of these statements.

Want to provide a better candidate experience? Avoid these common mistakes

PeopleStrategy

We are all human and mistakes will happen throughout the recruiting and hiring process. Most mistakes are easily corrected, like mispronouncing an applicant’s name, but others are harder to recover from and may ruin your chances of hiring the candidate you really want.

HR Tech 2018: Let’s Connect!

Lighthouse

The HR Technology Conference is the biggest show in the HR tech space for a reason: powerful practitioner content and case studies, great vendor participation, and a phenomenal set of keynotes. This year I’m really excited about the event as it’s where my firm builds the best relationships with the solution providers in the marketplace. If you’re there, be sure to tap me on the shoulder and say hello! If not, you’re missing out.

Newton’s Guide to OFCCP Compliance

For federal contractors, keeping up with OFCCP regulations can be a major challenge when recruiting and hiring. Download our guide to OFCCP compliance and learn the major regulations that you must adhere to.

Why Don't We Headhunt People With Crappy Commutes More Than We Do?

The HR Capitalist

When it comes to hard to fill positions in tough segments and industries, why don't we headhunt people with sh**ty commutes more than we do? We all know that a bad commute can ruin someone's work life balance. Or, attempting to live close to where you work can be cost prohibitive.

Crafting a PTO Policy for Your Growing Business

Justworks

The average American worker receives 10 days of vacation per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But paid time off (PTO) is not a guarantee in the U.S.

No-nos when you interview job candidates

PeopleStrategy

[link]. Attracting and hiring the right talent in a competitive job market can be challenging. This short video takes a look at some things you absolutely should not do when interview job candidates so you can ensure you have a shot at the best candidates.

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Your CEO “Steps In” to Help a Troubled Project: Good Practice or Not?

UpstartHR

This year I’ve watched with some interest the saga of Tesla, which is run by Elon Musk. He’s a genius with technology but seemingly less so with human relationships. Musk is known for making bold claims about technology and innovation, but Tesla has faced some struggles to meet production deadlines and more.

Small Business Compensation Trends for 2018

We’ve developed a special edition of PayScale’s 2018 Compensation Best Practices Report (CBPR) specifically for small businesses. It covers everything from base and variable pay practices to competitive jobs, retention concerns and mergers & acquisitions. Download the free small business edition to gain insights such as: Top compensation priorities and concerns for small businesses in 2018. How small business pay practices differ from other organizational sizes. Ways that small businesses organizations emphasize culture through compensation.