UKG Fall 2020 eSymposium: A FREE Learning Event for #HR and #Payroll Pros

HR Bartender

Regular readers of this blog know that our friends at UKG have been offering a free educational event for human resources and payroll professionals each spring and fall for the past few years. I’ll say it again – the event is free.

Make Your Next Employee Event “Instagrammable”

HR Bartender

Now that the holidays are well behind us and we’ve recovered from party season, I want to talk about human resources and employee parties. The goal of an employee event isn’t to just plan the party. So the goal is to make the event engaging. Yes, the event logistically needs to happen, but there’s an opportunity to do other things. Last year, I attended the BlogHer Pro conference where a speaker talked about making events “Instagrammable”.


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How to Run Virtual HR Events, Find Sponsors, and More: A Guide for Volunteer Leaders


Note: today’s post is geared towards volunteer leaders at SHRM chapters, ATD groups, HR state councils, event planners, and other membership organizations and associations serving fthe HR/talent professional. The Do It Yourself Approach for Online HR Events.

Top 10 Employee Engagement Events to Attend

Achievers - Recruiting

If you’re looking for a great way to stay up to date on the latest HR trends, network with peers, and keep your certification credits up to date, consider attending one (or more) of the following employee engagement events. Every event listed below is being held virtually so you can attend from anywhere. Achievers will be at all of these employee engagement events and more. About the event : This is a must-have when it comes to employee engagement events to attend.

Ringing in the New Year: 10 Things HR Should Do Now

Speaker: Kirsten Goulde SHRM-SCP, M.S., Principal, K. Goulde & Associates,

From #MeToo to the mid-terms, 2018 was a banner year for significant events and momentous societal movements that should make HR practitioners sit up and take notice. HR’s role in protecting organizations as well as their human assets is a complicated business, yet so necessary particularly during tumultuous times. Here are areas for HR to focus to help ensure their companies are on the right track for 2019.

Improving Employee Financial Wellness in 2021

Best Money Moves

Improving employee financial wellness in 2021. This financial wellness month employers can help employees reach their goals and minimize the negative impact financial stress has on their business by choosing a financial wellness solution that meets their varying needs. .

Employee Well-Being Impacts Your Recruiting Efforts

HR Bartender

But, how does this relate to employee well-being? For example, if your cost per hire is $5,000 then paying a $25 referral bonus six months after the new hire starts isn’t … well, it just isn’t. Which means employees need some sort of work-life balance to feel like they can take time to attend networking events, association meetings, etc. The post Employee Well-Being Impacts Your Recruiting Efforts appeared first on hr bartender.

Performance Reviews Are a Process Not an Event

HR Bartender

After reading SilkRoad’s 2015 Performance Management survey , I think part of the challenge is that 55 percent of organizations viewed performance reviews as an “event” versus a process. Events are defined as “a thing that happens.” As such, the outcomes of an event can change regularly. Events are not ingrained in the culture, so they might not receive the support and resources they need to be successful.

Event Activities at ACE 2018 in Toronto, October 23-24


Stay tuned for more updates and details on ACE 2018 , as well as a series of guest blogs from featured speakers at this year’s event. Achievers Exclusives Events #AACE18 ACE ACE 2018 Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards Achievers Customer Experience Bethenny Frankel employee engagement keynote speakers recognition conference thought leadersDid you know employee engagement levels bounced back to an all-time high rate of 65% in 2017, up 2% from 2016?

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Ethics And Well-Being: An Introduction


In light of a number of events that have transpired over the past year, the elements required to live well and live ethically have been a frequent topic of public and private discussion. Wellness Corporate Wellness

Webinar: Wellcoaches - Wellness Coaching

CoreHealth Wellness Technologies

CoreHealth Wellness Partners Events and WebinarsWellcoaches showcases their new Healthy Habits Program focusing on habit collections for Coaching, Behavior Change, Emotional Balance, Burnout Prevention and Transformational Leadership.

6 Tips to Ensure Your Virtual Event Beats Your In Person One


Mastering the Large-Scale Event. You rarely saw the same person twice in one day and didn’t interact with many people (you even skipped the optional dinners and happy hours because, well, they were optional). It worked well live. Elevating the Virtual Event Experience.

Change of Plans: Updates on Degreed Events


Current events have certainly altered life as we know it. Like many, we’ve postponed all of our upcoming events and transitioned them to virtual discussions and meetups. Upcoming Digital Events. Learn more about this event and register here. . Events

Why wellness matters!

Thrive Global

From infections to failing kidneys to heart failure to fluid retention—well, you get the picture. My father took his final breath at home, where he wanted to be, in his skilled nursing room at Haro Park Centre, supported by family and nurses he knew well. My brother, Robert, celebrated his 59th birthday less than a month prior to dying of a heart attack the prior February, an event that shocked and devastated our family. Think about how wellness matters.

Special Beings For The Wellness To.Be!

Thrive Global

“As a part of our plan to keep our students involved in such events, I nominated 3 AUC basketball players to be the team’s partners. The special community in Egypt, and the world over, are a powerhouse when it comes to mental health and wellness.

6 Tips for Planning Your Next Workplace Event

Take It Personel-ly

A well-planned office event can be the highlight of an employee’s year. The challenge arises when you’re put in charge of an event. Business Leadership business leaders business outcomes business tips Culture Engagement event event planning excellence Growth Humanbiz Improvement innovation Inspiration Management Success Workplace Workplace culture

Seven Tips for a Successful Online Recognition Event

MTM Recognition

For the first time ever, many companies are choosing to postpone their ceremonies or opting for online events and banquets. Online events have a very different feel than in-person ceremonies, offering their own challenges and opportunities. Need help with your virtual recognition event?

Key Takeaways from Visier’s Women in Leadership Event


Recently I was privileged to host Visier’s inaugural Women in Leadership event in Charlotte, NC. Our aim was to have our attendees–all women leaders and aspiring leaders–leave the event feeling uplifted, inspired, and armed with key takeaways they could apply to their own lives right away. This event was no exception. Visier’s Women in Leadership event series focuses specifically on gender equity.

Healing in the Aftermath: Coping with a Traumatic Event

ACI Specialty Benefits

A traumatic event can be an intensely personal experience, such as the loss of a loved one. While these two types of events are very different, survivors of any tragedy are able to use some of the same coping techniques to get through a difficult time. Intense feelings of sadness, rage, or other emotions are perfectly normal after suffering a traumatic event. Practicing these coping mechanisms can reduce stress and make healing after a traumatic event much less difficult.

9 Workplace Wellness Trends to Watch Out for in 2021

Digital HR Tech

The ongoing pandemic is changing many things for employers and employees alike, including workplace wellness trends. So then what are the workplace wellness trends to watch out for in 2021? Personalized wellness 4. Financial wellness 7. Family wellness programs 9.

February Events Recap


Recent Events Recap. She led an engaging discussion about prioritizing physical, mental and emotional wellness in the workplace. This event was held on Thursday, February 6, at Chicago Cut Steakhouse. “The event in Chicago was great! GattiHR hosted a networking event in Detroit, celebrating the recent expansion to Michigan. Charley Betzig leads the firm’s activity in this area and hosted this event for local senior HR executives. Events

Event Activities at ACE 2017 in New Orleans, September 12-13, 2017


If your organization is suffering in business-critical areas such as those described above, please join us at our biggest event of the year, Achievers Customer Experience (ACE) 2017. Stay tuned for more updates and details on ACE 2017 , as well as a series of guest blogs from featured speakers at this year’s event. The effect of employee engagement on key business objectives is staggering.

Winning Well Leadership Symposium

The People Equation

Whether it’s arranging for care of your pets, ensuring your kiddos get to all of their events on time, or simply finding somebody to put the trash out while you are away, it feels good to know that your home life is running efficiently in your absence. In that spirit, blogger Karin Hurt of the Let’s Grow Leaders blog has devised a clever way to “keep the home fires burning” on her blog while she travels with her writing partner David Dye to southeast Asia on their Winning Well tour.

How to celebrate cultural events in multicultural workplaces


Cultural events in Singapore. Cultural events are not a rare find in Singapore’s multiracial and multiethnic landscape. A Harvard Business Review article reported that companies who adopt a holistic approach to inherent diversity as well as acquired diversity show higher levels of innovation and inspiration. Here, find out how to celebrate 4 of the major cultural events in Singapore in the workplace. . Muslims celebrate this cultural event all over the world.

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Event Activities at the 7th Annual ACE 2016


With that in mind, we’d like to invite you to come join us at our biggest event of the year, Achievers Customer Experience (ACE) 2016 ! The event kicks off with the 6th Annual Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards Gala, and features inspirational keynotes, educational sessions and real-world examples of program success. Stay tuned for more updates and details on ACE 2016, as well as a series of guest blogs from featured customers and speakers at this year’s event.

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The Culture Games – Team Building Event


If you need an idea for a team building event, look no further. CultureIQ’s very own Brady Loeck tells the story of The Culture Games: Here at CultureIQ, we take turns planning events and activities to maintain and develop our culture. At our team meeting a couple months ago, we realized we were due for a culture event, but lacking a designated planner. The post The Culture Games – Team Building Event appeared first on CultureIQ Blog.

Top 5 reasons to attend a virtual event


That’s why we’ve put together a short guide to help you evaluate this year’s crop of events, summits and webinars. Top 5 things to look for in a virtual event. Does the format provide opportunities similar to in-person events? How much will the event cost?

5 Exciting Scenarios For Your Teambuilding Event

Get Hppy

It’s also fun to work in such a team, don’t forget about that as well! Finding the right scenario for your teambuilding event can be a fairly challenging task since not everyone can be comfortable with certain activities. If you’re having trouble finding clever ideas for a teambuilding event, read below to find five excellent options to choose from. Event #1: “Two Truths and a Lie” Game. Event #2: “Hello My Name Is” Game. Event #3: “Catapult to Success” Game.

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How to Get Employees Excited for Your Holiday Events

Achievers - Recruiting

As an HR professional, you’re likely in charge of the holiday festivities and your most important task is getting employees excited about the events you’ve planned. Not only are these holiday events a chance for employees to mingle and get to know one another, but they’re also a way of saying “Thank you” for all their hard work throughout the year. Between tight deadlines and long hours, however, it’s not always easy getting everyone to participate in holiday events.

12 Workplace Wellness Topics, Events & Challenge Ideas for 2018


With most American workers spending 40 hours or more per week at their jobs, the workplace is a great place to jumpstart wellness initiatives that will help your employees at work and beyond. Here is a list of ideas for workplace wellness themes you could have for each month of 2018, complete with event and challenge ideas. The start of a new year brings a sense of optimism. It’s a chance to start fresh and grow in new ways from what you did last year.

How to Create a Meaningful Virtual Recognition Event


If you’re like many organizations we work with, you’re probably wondering how you can pull off a recognition event this year. To be fair, that’s probably the case for any event. With that in mind, simply canceling or even postponing this important event seems short-sighted.

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Upcoming Virtual Events for HR and Employee Benefits

Flimp Communications

With so many annual conferences cancelled in the wake of the COVID crisis, we’re embracing virtual events and streaming alternatives. We’re proud to be a sponsor for the HR Summer School event this week.

Matthew Confer of Abilitie: “Pre-event messaging is key with virtual events”

Thrive Global

Pre-event messaging is key with virtual events. Before every event, an email goes out including an exciting (but somewhat vague) description of what they will experience. I was tasked to help redesign the content of the training and actually facilitate the event.

Secure Your Seat Before These New Laws Events Sell Out


The post Secure Your Seat Before These New Laws Events Sell Out appeared first on HRWatchdog by HRWatchdog. A year ago, no one could have imagined the compliance challenges businesses now face in our redefined workplaces.

Your In-Person Company Event is Canceled. But Your Strategy Can’t Be.


Every year you hold a powerful and engaging event that brings together your partners, your next-level leaders, your general managers, or your sales team. As everyone’s doing, you’re likely considering how you recreate that event online as a digital or virtual experience. We’re having this exact conversation with many of our clients who hold these events every year. Translating the Power of the In-Person Conference to a Virtual Event.

How Employee Health and Wellness Programs Help Build Resiliency

Best Money Moves

How employee health and wellness programs help build resiliency on an individual and organizational level to better navigate economic uncertainty. employees are struggling at work because of anxiety caused by COVID-19 and other recent events, according to a survey by TELUS International.

“The Largest (virtual) Kindness Event in History”

Thrive Global

This program allows kids in well-served neighborhoods not only to collect and donate their crayons to underserved schools, but also to include notes of kindness and fellowship to go along with the crayons. We are calling this event “The World’s Largest (virtual) Kindness Event.” We hope you will join us, and encourage participation by sharing the event with your family, friends, and co-workers. The event is free to everyone, and you can register for it here.