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Discipline vs. Performance – Spotting the Differences and Finding Solutions

Ultimate Software

From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics. The views, opinions, and comments expressed below are solely those of the author and do not represent Ultimate Software.

What HR Leaders Need to Know About The Growth Divide


Innovation, productivity, and sustainable growth are a handful of typical priorities for HR leaders and executive teams. So why is there a huge disconnect between what employers and employees believe is necessary to support these priorities?

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Meaning: Your Work Has Purpose Beyond the Work Itself - DecisionWise


Meaning is one of the five keys in building employee engagement and it may be the most powerful of the keys. The power in Meaning comes because it is self-determined. Meaning is found when your work has purpose beyond the work itself. How does meaning specifically relate to employee engagement?

Your Hiring Process Impacts Your Culture

HR Bartender

I like to think that we all know diversity in the workplace produces positive results to the bottom-line. But did you know that people are looking at a company’s diversity as part of their investment strategy?

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.

3 Characteristics of High Performance HR Organizations According to Bersin by Deloitte

ClearCompany HRM

Bersin by Deloitte recently revealed which key differentiators the highest performing HR organizations have that others don’t in “ High-Impact HR ”. High-impact HR organizations are seen as HR departments that increasingly drive business and workforce-related outcomes.

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15Five To Pilot New Elon Musk Venture: SpaceAds


In the wake of SpaceX’s successful launch of a Tesla into space in February, Elon Musk today announced the launch of his latest idea — SpaceAds.

Choosing the Best HR Certification – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

One of the ways that HR professionals can demonstrate their knowledge, skills, abilities, and commitment to the profession is by obtaining a certification. But which one? That’s what today’s reader wants to know. I’m trying to break into the HR field.

How The Villages of Indiana Was Able to Find, Hire and Engage Faster

ClearCompany HRM

“We now have a system that helps all of our hiring managers across the state, getting paperwork off their desks. That’s the biggest win. Without a doubt, this has shortened the hiring process.”. As Indiana’s largest not-for-profit child and family services agency, The Villages of Indiana serves over 3,000 children and their families every day through services ranging from foster care, and adoption placement, to assisting new parents through the first few months with their newborns.

Take it From a Futurist: Why Employee Experience Needs People Analytics

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: We would never dream of trying to predict the future—that's why we left it up to the futurists. In this series, we interview experts in HR, recruiting and the future of work to get their take on what's next. Employee experience " is a hot-button topic in the workplace. It's often what new hires crave, but, paradoxically, not what HR professionals prioritize. In fact, studies show the majority of corporate decision-makers aren't prepared to improve employee experience.

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.

Mental Wellbeing: It's Good for Your Mind and Body


From the CONCERN: EAP Resilience Library An ancient Latin saying goes, “a healthy mind in a healthy body.” For hundreds of years, it’s been the motto for athletic clubs and sporting associations, which often use it to emphasize that physical exercise and health are essential for mental wellbeing.

Make Your Data Easy to Consume – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

Years ago, I worked for a company that decided HR was going to produce a “metrics scorecard” each month. Three full pages of data about HR activities. Everything from cost per hire and time to fill to grievance trends and training effectiveness.

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How Can HR People Be More Valuable? 

Get Hppy

In my experience, there has always been mixed views on what HR should be accountable for.

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Dear ReWorker: Can You Fire an Employee for Calling in Sick Too Often?

Cornerstone On Demand

Dear ReWorker, We hired an employee at the beginning of this year to work the front desk of our medical office. She worked for 10 days, but has been out sick sporadically (with doctors notes) since then. When she has been in the office, she hasn't performed very well and we see that she is not a good candidate for this position. She uses her cell phone, works very slowly and shows no initiative. It's all very discouraging. My other employees are working harder than usual to pull her weight.

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.

Does Drama at Work Cost the Average Worker 2.5 Hours Per Day? #workhuman

The HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note : I'm spending the first couple of days of this week at WorkHuman in Austin.

Mental Wellbeing: It's Good for Your Mind and Body


From the CONCERN: EAP Resilience Library An ancient Latin saying goes, “a healthy mind in a healthy body.” For hundreds of years, it’s been the motto for athletic clubs and sporting associations, which often use it to emphasize that physical exercise and health are essential for mental wellbeing.

3 SMART Goal Examples for Your Employees’ Success


Why do New Year’s Resolutions so often fail? Because most resolutions don’t meet the criteria for a strong, achievable goal – a SMART goal: S = Specific. Goals should be defined and articulated with a clear end result in mind. M = Measurable. Every goal should be quantifiable. A = Attainable. Goals should be realistically achievable, split into manageable steps. R = Relevant. Employees’ goals should tie into the company’s objectives and make a tangible impact on the organization.

5 Best Practices to Improve Your Recruitment Process

Cornerstone On Demand

With the unemployment rate closing in on 2 percent among college graduates , companies are struggling to attract and hold onto top talent. More than 70 percent of employers say that there is a skills shortage , according to the 2018 U.S. Salary Guide from recruitment agency Hays, and unsurprisingly, 92 percent of employers say they expect an increase in competition for talent this year, according to the Mercer Talent Trends 2017 Global Study.

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.

How to Keep Your Employees Engaged

Get Hppy

The role of a manager is to be a leader, because it is only when he or she leads his employees can the team as a whole succeed. One of the ways that a manager or employer can lead their team to success is to keep their employees engaged.

HBR Says Women Experience More Incivility than Men at Work — Especially from Other Women (KD at #workhuman)

The HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note : I'm spending the first couple of days of this week at WorkHuman in Austin.

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It’s Time For HR to Be Bold with Analytics


Experian — a global leader in consumer and business credit reporting and marketing services, and a Visier customer — is one organization that has successfully embraced workforce analytics.

How To Empower The Workforce And Retain Top Talent


For managers in any business, one of the critical challenges is figuring out how to make employees stick around and keep performing at their peak.

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.

Reasons You’re Losing New Moms — and How to Get Them to Stay

Get Hppy

While the number of women taking on jobs and motherhood worldwide increases, becoming a new mother while climbing the corporate ladder is difficult even in modern times. Many new moms are millennial women who were raised as dreamers — led to believe they can be and do anything.

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Essential Tips to Engage Generation Z in the Workplace


10 years ago, the buzzword in employment circles was the ‘Millennials’.

Jobvite 2018 Recruiting Benchmark Report: How Do Your Funnels Look?

The HR Capitalist

If there's one ATS that does a nice job reporting trends, it's Jobvite. .

6 Tips for Successful Rollouts of New Processes


Implementing a new system is a time-intensive process, and your employees usually don’t see the effort and research that goes into selecting and developing that new process or technology. That’s why a change can feel sudden and often faces initial resistance, even if it is intended to save time and increase efficiency. You need to have a thorough understanding of who a new process will affect Click To Tweet.

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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.