Sat.Apr 07, 2018 - Fri.Apr 13, 2018

Dear ReWorker: Can I Reprimand Employees for Breaking Rules Not Mentioned in the Employee Manual?

Cornerstone On Demand

Dear ReWorker, My company has an Employee Manual stating company policies on vacation, sick time, tardiness, overtime, absences, conduct, appearance, drug testing, etc. We do not, however, spell out company policy regarding the day-to-day operation of our business.

Autonomy: Empowering the Individual to do their Best Work - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

Autonomy is the power to shape your work and environment in ways that allow you to perform at your best. Some people feel stifled in their jobs. In fact, 34 percent of employees say they can’t speak up for fear of negative consequences. Autonomy doesn’t mean “no rules and free reign.”

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Taking a Proactive Approach to Equal Pay

Tsheets

For Equal Pay Day 2018, we’re looking at how countries are closing the gap. Today is Equal Pay Day, a day of recognition that began in 1996, in an effort to bring awareness to the gender pay gap, or the disparity between full-time men and full-time women in the workforce.

The 7 Skills You Need to Conduct an Effective Job Search

HR Bartender

At last year’s KronosWorks Conference, New York Times best-selling author and fellow Workforce Institute board member Dan Schawbel , talked about the latest workplace trends forecast based on his research.

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.

How Losing Top Talent is Impacting Your Bottom Line & What to Do About it

ClearCompany HRM

Losing a top employee can be a nightmare for just about any manager. Knowing that the team will be down another set of hands is stressful even if you were expecting it.

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Equity at Work: “No Excuses,” Please

Ultimate Software

As a mother with a daughter entering the workforce, I wonder if, and hope that, she will receive career opportunities on par with what men in the same job will receive. I try to be optimistic, but the reality is that statistics on the inequitable income of women in the workplace are staggering.

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3 Ways to Improve the Candidate Experience

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: This article is an excerpt from my new book, “ The Recruiter’s Handbook: A Complete Guide for Sourcing, Selecting, and Engaging the Best Talent “ (SHRM, 2018) SHRM members can order a discounted copy at the SHRMStore. Enjoy!).

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5 Reasons to Consider Implementing Flextime

ClearCompany HRM

Thanks to technology, it’s now easier than ever to connect with your friends, family and coworkers with nothing more than a mobile device and an internet connection. With less need for the amenities of a traditional office, comes less need for the traditional 9-5 work schedule.

Dear ReWorker: What Belongs In the Employee Handbook?

Cornerstone On Demand

Dear ReWorker, My company has an Employee Manual stating company policies on vacation, sick time, tardiness, overtime, absences, conduct, appearance, drug testing, etc. We do not, however, spell out company policy regarding the day-to-day operation of our business.

Implementing Technology in TA for the Win: An Agile Approach

Speaker: Denise Dresler, Director of Talent Acquisition, Avature

What was once traditionally used only in the software industry is making its way to the recruiting and talent acquisition space: agile methodologies. Join Denise Dresler, Talent Acquisition Director at Avature, where she will be discussing how to take this nontraditional approach of agile talent acquisition and effectively incorporate it into your hiring processes.

The Employee of the Month Criteria for Success

Get Hppy

When done right, having a formal and robust Employee of the Month criteria in your company can be a very powerful tool to boost morale, motivate employees and promote a culture of public praise, excellence awards and recognition.

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New Hire Onboarding: Take a Pulse to Increase Employee Retention

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Readex Research , which provides expert survey services to help businesses understand their internal and external customers. Their services include employee experience surveys. Enjoy the post!).

7 Must Haves in a Proven Talent Management Solution

ClearCompany HRM

Planning for your organization’s future is what separates a personnel manager from a talent leader. Employees are an important part of any company’s future. Ensuring that your workforce is aligned with the corporate goals, strategy and values is no easy task. Most experts agree there are 7 components to comprehensive talent management : Employee Planning. Sourcing, Recruiting, Interviewing, Hiring (Talent Acquisition). Performance Management and Employee Feedback. Formal and Informal Learning.

Scenario Planning Basics for Strategic Talent Planning in a Brexit World

Visier

In the late 1980s, British employers waited with bated breath as a demographic time bomb ticked: Government bodies and industry experts predicted a severe worker shortage due to declining birth rates and increasing numbers of young people remaining in full-time education.

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.

Office Hours: How to Become Your Own Career Advocate

Cornerstone On Demand

This post is part of our biweekly " Office Hours " video series, featuring quick career, workplace and leadership tips from talent management experts and business leaders across the globe.

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12 Tips for SHRM Annual Conference Attendees: #SHRM18

HR Bartender

For those of us in the human resources profession, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference is approaching. This year’s event will be held June 17-20, 2018 in Chicago. This is a must-go event for me.

AMBITION WEEK: Value The Folks In Your Organization Who Are Dissatisfied (In a Good Way).

The HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note: I'm tagging this week "Ambition Week", celebrating the people in your organization that want to dominate the world. You know these people - they are the ones that often do great things, and occasionally put tire tracks across a teammates back in the process.

Drive Referrals with Engaged Employees. Our eGuide Shows You How.

CultureIQ

How to Drive Employee Referrals. Happy, engaged employees are key to recruiting top talent. As vital advocates of your company, they’re willing to amplify your recruiting efforts by referring candidates within their networks.

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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.

4 Ways to Attract More Female Applicants at Your Next Recruiting Session

Cornerstone On Demand

The lack of women in tech is a growing concern. An analysis of half a billion candidate profiles by Entelo found that only 18 percent of tech roles, including positions in engineering, data science and product are held by women in the U.S., and the statistics are even more bleak in the C-Suite—only 10 percent of tech leaders are female. But why is this happening?

Law Firm Hogan Lovells Eliminates Performance Reviews

Reflektive

As professional services companies look to retain and engage their workforces, more and more are eliminating the annual review. We’ve seen Accenture and Deloitte jump on this trend and now law firms are increasingly looking to modernize performance management.

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[Infographic] 9 No-Fail Tips For Giving Productive Feedback

Get Hppy

If you want to grow and develop at work, it’s essential that you have access to frequent feedback and conversations focused on your professional development.

Artificial Intelligence: How HR Departments Are Using It

SutiHR

As a function, workforce management has undergone major changes over the last few years. Technology has changed the way in which businesses handle HR plans and their employees, in addition to significantly enhancing workforce engagement and productivity.

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.

Using HR and IT Collaboration to Improve Talent Management

Cornerstone On Demand

This piece originally appeared on the ATD blog. Human Resources and IT departments haven't historically been closely linked or aligned within an organization. But as technology continues its rapid evolution, this partnership will become more important than ever.

Less is More: Survey Design and Creating Change - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

One of my favorite childhood movies, Jurassic Park, taught me an important life lesson that I’ve never forgotten.

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[Infographic] What Benefits Matter Most to Employees?

Get Hppy

People tend to stay in one place if they are comfortable at it and feel like they are being treated well. Employees, for example, could stay longer in a company if they are pleased with the benefits they receive.

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7 Reasons Leaders Should Focus on Developing Employee Soft Skills

The People Equation

Why are we still talking about the importance of leaders developing employee soft skills? Here’s why: the more that automation in all of its forms become part of our daily work lives, the more we need to bring to bear the one thing that a machine will never be: human. And that humanity is most often talked about in the context of developing “soft skills”—those uniquely human traits that allow us to grease the wheels of human interaction.

Insight into Attracting and Retaining Top Talent

Discover how more than 4,100 employers are addressing benefits and workforce challenges, and how you can take competitive action to attract and retain talent, boost employee engagement, and promote organizational wellbeing.