Conference Attendance 301

China Gorman

In 2010 I wrote Conference Attendance 101 , a post on my blog, Data Point Tuesday. Attending HR conferences successfully – getting the most out of the experience – really has taken careful planning and tons of time management. They all provide re-certification credits from the HR certifiers of your choice and they promise you’ll learn everything you need to know (until the same time next year) to be successful HR leaders.

Conference Attendance 101

China Gorman

You took advice from my last blog post and decided which conference to attend. But now you want to be sure that you leverage your investment by making the most of your attendance. The speakers are typically big names in the industry who speak on universal topics relevant to the conference theme or they are big celebrity names meant to draw your attendance to the conference. Each time slot will hold multiple options for your consideration. Save time for Networking.

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6 Reasons To Attend HR Tech User-Conferences

China Gorman

I am frequently invited to attend user conferences in the HR Tech space and I am becoming a huge fan of these events. The latest case in point was KronosWorks , the annual gathering of customers and prospects of Kronos , the heavyweight provider of tools and services to manage and engage an entire workforce with a focus on time/attendance management. All user conferences provide training on getting the most of the product or service. ATTEND THESE SESSIONS!

Want More Employee Productivity? Figure Out Their “Flow”

HR Bartender

I was excited to see that flow is one of the topics being covered at this year’s WorkHuman conference powered by Globoforce. Catherine] Flow is a mental state of being so fully engaged in a task that you lose track of time and place. It’s described as peak experience and peak performance — highly productivity and innately worthwhile. Cultivating flow requires those common conditions and attending to those individualized factors as well.

Using Technology to Improve Engagement and Boost Productivity

Get Hppy

With recent technology advancements, organizations are finding new ways to improve engagement and create a productive atmosphere at the office. As NY Times bestselling author Kevin Kruse explains , “It is an emotional commitment the employee has to the organization and its goals”. What is more, if you want to simplify the process of tracking attendance and time you no longer need any expensive, stand-alone hardware.

Nothing but our own fear

Steve Boese

I was at the Globoforce WorkHuman Conference earlier in the week, and one of the more interesting aspects of this conference from the many that I attend in the course of the year is Globoforce's willingness to showcase speakers and topics that are not necessarily 'on the nose' with their specific set of technologies and solutions. No products, no users, no user conferences. Not a product of some scary, external circumstance.

The Business Benefits of Mindful Leadership

HR Bartender

I’m really looking forward to attending this year’s WorkHuman Conference because one of the speakers, Pandit Dasa, a mindfulness expert and former monk, is speaking on mindful leadership. Pandit was generous to share his time with me and provide a sneak peek into mindful leadership. Make time for this daily. The time will fly by. Work up to a time that’s comfortable for you. Take time to truly disconnect. It takes time to train.

WorkHuman: Still on My A-List for Conferences

The People Equation

Check out this wrap video: The second time around, the event was less of a blur for me, and my recap thoughts flowed pretty easily. Here goes: The number of Humans in attendance grows. Conference organizer Globoforce has seen its conference take flight. It will be interesting to see how continued growth in attendance affects the overall experience. This year, I was impressed with the number of business leaders (with non-HR titles) that chose to attend.

10 Ways To Improve Your Business Travel Experience

HR Bartender

After last year’s WorkHuman conference hosted by Globoforce , I decided to keep track of how many days I spent away from home on business travel. It was basically 90 days – a quarter of my time I spend traveling. I’m not sure if that’s a lot or a little , but it did get me thinking that any time I’m traveling, I should try to have a good experience. Other times, it’s aggravating! For $10/month, I can have a supply of nice beauty products to take with me.

Top 5 Themes at HR Tech 2017

WorkHuman

Essentially, AI reduces the amount of time a customer has to spend in the software and increases the value the customer gets out of the software. But decision-making varies (based on market changes) and every time you hit one of those points, the AI has to go back and learn again because AI is a digital employee. … [AI] is lazy, literal, will only do what you tell it to do, and will only know what you told them. [AI] Did you attend this year’s HR tech conference?

The Countdown is On For #WorkHuman 2017

Women of HR

Give me the opportunity to attend one and I’m probably going to jump on it. I’m fortunate that I’ve had the opportunity to attend a variety of different conferences over the years, some of them on an annual basis. One that is newer to my repertoire but quickly becoming one of my favorites is the WorkHuman conference, pioneered by recognition giant Globoforce. This conference is now in its third year, and this year will be my second time attending.

21 Top Talent Management, People Ops, And HR Conferences In 2019

15Five

People Operations teams and other people managers can model L&D by attending one of the HR conferences outlined below. The popular, cloud-based software provider attracts industry leaders in HR, customer support, IT, product, and marketing who want to accelerate their teams’ performance and get more out of the Slack platform. WorkHuman is a celebration of the movement of the same name introduced by People Ops solutions provider Globoforce. Manage your time.

The Countdown is On For #WorkHuman 2017

Women of HR

Give me the opportunity to attend one and I’m probably going to jump on it. I’m fortunate that I’ve had the opportunity to attend a variety of different conferences over the years, some of them on an annual basis. One that is newer to my repertoire but quickly becoming one of my favorites is the WorkHuman conference, pioneered by recognition giant Globoforce. This conference is now in its third year, and this year will be my second time attending.

On Appreciation, Recognition & WorkHuman: Q&A with Tim Sackett

WorkHuman

We asked Tim for his take on Employee Appreciation Day, recognition, and why he’s attending WorkHuman in May. There is a direct positive impact to productivity and engagement, so every dollar spent on this by organizations is coming back to them, plus more. I’m a Social Republican who needs to find ways for my organization to be more effective, and I think you do that by having happy, productive employees. I spend as much time with them as my real family for the most part.

Notes from the road #20 - Spring event roundup edition

Steve Boese

Since the Spring event season is just about over, (I think I have one more to attend, the always interesting HireVue event in a couple of weeks), I wanted to share at least a small part of what I saw, heard, and learned at a few of these events from early 2016. Greenhouse - This was the most recent event I have attended, so it is very fresh in my mind. That’s a quick look at four of the events I was able to attend in the last few months.

3 Ideas to Get More Bang for Your Compensation Buck

Compensation Cafe

The New York Time s quoted professor Jarrod Haar of Auckland University of Technology, one of the researchers analyzing the results of the experiment, as noting, “ Supervisors said staff were more creative, their attendance was better, they were on time, and they didn't leave early or take long breaks. Rather, focusing on employee strengths and encouraging more emphasis and productivity in line with those goals delivers more impact in the short and long-term.

Embracing the Yin and Yang of Human Experience at Work – #Workhuman

Jason Lauritsen

Last week, I had the privilege to speak at and attend Workhuman. It is a remarkable event hosted by the visionary people of Globoforce. She spoke very frankly about how walls were thrown up in front of her over and over again, many a product of systemic bias and discrimination that we have yet to truly address in society and within our own organizations. Now is the time, and we all have a role to play.

Company culture problems: How unhappy employees affect your customers

Insperity

We’ve all encountered a business for the first time and formed an immediate impression of its culture. They even represent your company in their off-hours when attending their children’s ball games or church. According to a GloboForce white paper, The Science of Happiness , happy employees are: 58% more likely to go out of their way to help a customer or a colleague. Stay five times longer in their jobs. Take 10 times less sick leave. Change takes time.

Data & People Analytics: A WorkHuman 2018 Recap

WorkHuman

I had the privilege of attending the fourth annual WorkHuman , conference pioneered by Globoforce, from April 2-5 in Austin, TX. Some easy ways to track your talent brand are by examining your company’s social media audience, researching employee reviews, and tracking consumers’ discussion about your products and services. Moreover, the engagement on those messages is 8 times greater relative to a brand. By Cathy Tran —. Big data. People analytics.

Eight Upcoming Talks You’d Be Crazy to Miss. Seriously.

WorkHuman

We all have limited time. And there are a LOT of things out there to read and see and attend. But how can we know which sessions and talks are worth our time and will get our minds and hearts racing—and which talks are going to be a snoozefest that leave us wanting our wasted time back? For the first time in history, four distinct generations are sharing the workplace, and sometimes it feels as if they’re living in four different worlds.

#HRTechConf: My Top 5 Highlights

TalentCulture

Over four days, 4,000 attendees came together with 300 exhibiting companies to learn, network and witness 60 new product announcements! I couldn’t understand why I was having trouble finding her on the exhibit floor until I realized she was one such person attending virtually. Innovation And Product Launches. A big one that springs to mind was Globoforce’s announcement of their WorkHuman event next May 9-11 in Orlando. Last week was HR Technology® in Las Vegas.

13 Creative Employee Engagement Activities (That Aren’t Cheesy)

Pingboard

A Gallup survey reported that highly engaged teams are 21 percent more productive on a daily basis—and that’s not all. Employee turnover is also at an all-time high , which has pushed many employers to explore innovative ways of engaging team members to keep them from jumping ship. Studies have shown time and time again that quality work friendships are directly linked to job satisfaction and engagement.

Cafe Classic: Unions, Recognition and Employee Engagement

Compensation Cafe

Regardless of your position on unions, the bottom line in private-sector companies is that leadership would not have to be concerned about unionization in their workforce if they create a work environment in which employees do not see a need unionize, in which employees feel their interests are attended to, they have a safe and fair work environment, they are not just allowed but encouraged to work and achieve to their full potential. Derek splits his time between Dublin and Boston.

How to Detect and Correct Low Employee Morale Before it Spreads

SnackNation

Low employee morale is a silent killer of workplace productivity and performance. Sign 1: Lack of attendance and engagement. Studies have found that people with low wellbeing scores can cost a company up to $28,000 a year in sick-day expenses and lost productivity.

300+ Women Leaders in HR! These Women in HR Bring a Unique Blend of People & Strategic Skills.

CakeHR

Anada Lakra , Entrepreneur & Product Person. Amy Wilson , SVP Products at SAP SuccessFactors. Dara Brenner , Vice President, Product Management. Elizabeth Casey (Nelson) , Vice President Product Management at Snag. Gretchen Alarcon , Group Vice President, Product Strategy at Oracle. Holly Simmons , Global Product Marketing, Customer Service Management at ServiceNow – The Enterprise Cloud Company. Kristin Lewis , VP of Product at ENGAGE Talent.

A Different Kind of Diversity #WorkHuman

Women of HR

I classify myself as an “extroverted introvert” – I do enjoy being around people, but I appreciate my alone time just as much. I work in a pretty “chatty” environment that makes it hard to concentrate at times, and the walls certainly help. And if we make assumptions that everyone thrives in the same type of environment, we may be missing the mark and sacrificing productivity and achievement. I attended for the first time last year, and am anxious to return this year.

The Six Steps To Build A Remarkable Workplace

TalentCulture

By prioritizing people-centric initiatives, their companies achieve on average at least four times the profit growth (Aon Hewitt People Practices Inventory 2011) and three times the share market returns (Russell Investment Group 2011) compared to average companies. Based on economies of scale this seems counterintuitive; however, the increase in productivity far exceeds the extra costs.

25 Employee Engagement Activities To Reinvent Your Workforce

Vantage Circle

The truth is that most managers treat employee engagement as a one-time thing. Decide on what basis will you select the employees: Staying late doesn’t mean being more productive. You are probably thinking that this is a waste of your company’s time and money. Nap Times.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #209: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Plus, IBM apologizes for using ethnic labels like ‘yellow’ and ‘mulatto’ on job application, Globoforce becomes workhuman, JobCase raises $100MM, and Landit Snags $13 Million in a Round Led by WeWork. Globoforce becomes workhuman Link ». And it was really unusual first time in 20. At the same time we still read which is another work enabling conversation communication platform come out of their stealth beta testing and received ten point five million dollars.

#Employee Feedback Is The Killer App #HR

TalentHQ

We can “like,” “rate,” or “evaluate” almost everything we buy – leading to a better shopping experience, better customer service, and products that more quickly adapt to our needs. Is it scary to think that employees can give us their opinion any time they want? Uber drivers have told me that riders who are rated poorly actually have a harder time getting rides – I haven’t confirmed this but it certainly would make sense.). we can evaluate any product or service.

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