Sat.May 18, 2019 - Fri.May 24, 2019

The Secrets to Keeping the “Human” in HR

CakeHR

Recently, a young man I know was contacted by a recruiter looking to fill a position for a company that was relocating to his current city. He had been exploring other positions on and off for a while and had sent his resume to this recruiter without much thought.

5 Ways to Be More Mindful at Work and Slash Stress in the Process

EDSI

Experiencing a stressful day or week at the office is no picnic. If you’re like me, you wish there were better coping mechanisms during those inevitably busy times at work.

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3 Reasons to Analyze Your Training Programs for Early-Career Professionals

Visier

Early-career professionals – a cohort made up of co-op students, apprentices, interns, and new graduates – are a great source of talent for organizations.

Learning Corner with Jeff Pfeffer: It's Time We Talk About Mental Health at Work

Cornerstone On Demand

Mental health is finally getting more attention in the working world. In fact in January, the World Economic Forum held meetings in Davos that featured a dedicated mental health track. The goal? Raise awareness of mental health as a global challenge—outside and inside of the workplace.

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Top 10 Trends in People Analytics

The importance of People Analytics continues to rise as organizations mine a growing volume of employee data to yield insights to support decision-making and drive organizational strategy. Adoption rates are climbing steadily and more mature organizations are increasingly leveraging new analytics capabilities. This article delves into the top 10 trends dominating this rapidly evolving field.

3 Remote Work Models: Which One Is the Best For You?

15Five

Pop quiz: in what year was the term “telecommuting” coined? Even trivia connoisseurs may be surprised by the answer. Like most, you may have guessed a time after the invention of the internet, but in fact, the first known remote worker was an employee of NASA in the early 70’s. (So

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Build vs. Rent: Why Time-to-Value for People Analytics Matters

Visier

Gartner’s 2018 CIO Agenda states that CIOs must “remix” the job they do and “continue to be transformers.”. For some IT leaders, this might bring to mind images of self-configuring robotic lifeforms.

Cornerstone's L&D Playbook: Training For Leadership and Management in Tandem

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: Over the next few weeks, we'll be rolling out three lessons for developing up-and-coming employees as leaders and managers.

How Workplace Feedback Can Create A Cultural Revolution At Your Company

15Five

How many times have you heard the phrase, “communication is key?” If you’re anything like me, the advice has now become trite, losing any significance or weightiness it once had.

Is Your Benefits Program Still Beneficial?

Ultimate Software

Annual Checkup. When was the last time you had a checkup? I’m not talking about your annual physical (although, you should probably take care of that too) — I’m talking about your employee benefits program.

How to Build a Competitive Benefits Package

An attractive benefits program can be a highly effective recruiting and retention tool. But to make benefits a competitive advantage, employers must get creative with their benefits strategy or risk losing out on the best talent. Learn how to build a benefits package that your employees will love.

PeopleStrategy Introduces the HCM Bundle

PeopleStrategy

Edison, N.J., May 21, 2019 — PeopleStrategy Inc. ® , a provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management (HCM) solutions and full-service brokerage, today announced the release of the HCM bundle.

Office Hours: Working with Machines is a Lot Like Raising a Child

Cornerstone On Demand

The loudest talk about artificial intelligence tends to be a strange combination of the existential and the personal. Elon Musk argues that AI will threaten the future of humanity, Mark Zuckerberg calls Musk's warnings “irresponsible" and a Twitter tiff ensues.

Are Leaders Who Coach Lazy?

The People Equation

As the parent of two teens, I’ve become quite accustomed to The Eye Roll. This ocular straining happens most often when I request a previously agreed upon task be completed by said teen. Me: “Hey, it’s time to empty the trash. Trash pick up is tomorrow.”

We’re Only Human 55:The HR Leader’s First Year on the Job

UpstartHR

Leading an HR team is a complex series of tasks. Not only are you driving value for the business and caring for the employees, but you’re also running a team of HR pros dedicated to improving the organization as well. Stepping into any new position can be a challenge, and taking on a role as an HR executive at a new firm is no picnic. However, having the right mindset can take you a long way. .

2019 Third-Party Recruiting Benchmark Report

The unemployment rate has just hit 3.6%, the lowest jobless rate since 1969. Yet 50% of the time, the winning candidate hits the hiring manager’s inbox within 1 week when utilizing the BountyJobs platform. Download this report for a definitive collection of industry trends in critical hiring, brought to you by the world's leading recruiter engagement platform.

New Report Finds Strong Commitment to Technology Investment for People Strategies

Allegis Global Solutions

We often hear from clients who are trying to keep up with innovations that can help their organizations better attract and retain talent. The sheer complexity of today’s marketplace is daunting.

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Are Meaning & Purpose Missing for Your Workforce?

Bersin with Deloitte

Organizations are increasingly offering lavish perks to attract and retain talent, and then tracking their success with annual engagement surveys. But what if they’re missing the point? Posted by Matthew Deruntz and Christina Rasieleski on May 24, 2019.

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Video: Five Keys for Engaging People

Decision-Wise

Engagement is fundamental. It’s a power that resides in most people, waiting to be unlocked. People want to be engaged in what they do. If the organization will build the foundation for engaging people, employees will do the rest.

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HR Strategy: How to Work ON Your Department, Not Just IN Your Department

UpstartHR

One of the challenges with HR strategy and strategic HR is that it’s often talked about in vague terms, which means it isn’t always easy to understand for some individuals. There’s a great metaphor for this concept in the world of entrepreneurship put forth decades ago in The E-Myth by Michael Gerber.

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.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Last year, our top global influencers in HR Tech post caused quite a stir. We got plenty of reactions, most of them positive, others less so. This year, I’d like to keep things purely positive!

Apprenticeship reimagined: A modern twist on a classic approach

Bersin with Deloitte

A modernized apprenticeship model could be just the learning & development boost your organization needs. Posted by Matt Stevens and David Dulin on May 22, 2019. Apprenticeships are a rather ancient form of on-the-job training.

5 Career Path Questions For Your Boss

Reflektive

Performance reviews and one-on-ones with management are excellent opportunities for employees who want to advance their careers. Despite this, many employees don’t make opportunity part of the one-on-one meeting with manager agenda, either due to nervousness on the part of the employee or a focus on immediate issues rather than long-term planning. DOWNLOAD THE E-BOOK: 51 Hacks to Become a Better Manager.

We’re Only Human 55:The HR Leader’s First Year on the Job

UpstartHR

Leading an HR team is a complex series of tasks. Not only are you driving value for the business and caring for the employees, but you’re also running a team of HR pros dedicated to improving the organization as well. Stepping into any new position can be a challenge, and taking on a role as an HR executive at a new firm is no picnic. However, having the right mindset can take you a long way. .

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.

The Top 7 Workplace Factors that Impact Employee Health

Great Place to Work

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7 Major Factors That Make Great Company Culture

Take It Personel-ly

A great company culture leads to many things – happier and engaged employees, high performance and high retention. More and more candidates want to join a company that has a positive company culture. So, before you come up with recruitment strategies, focus on building a great company culture.

5 Tips to Prepare for a Career-Growth Conversation

Reflektive

With companies increasingly concerned with employee engagement, career development meetings have become more common. Career development itself has changed significantly over the last few decades. Gone are the days where a career path was a straight line up the corporate ladder; today’s employees favor opportunities to increase their skills and usefulness as much as (or more than) promotions. SEE ALSO: 51 Hacks to Become a Better Manager.

Can an employee be forced to work overtime?

Stratus

Question: “My 19-year-old son was told that if he didn’t work 60 hours a week (working graveyards), he would be fired. Is this legal?”. Answer: Yes, mandatory overtime is legal, except in cases where there’s an employment contract or union that limits how much an employee is required to work.

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.