Trending Sources

4 Guidelines for Optimal Job Application Conversion Rates

ExactHire HR Trends

By heeding these guidelines for converting more job applications, your organization can make strides toward improving your hiring efficiency. The post 4 Guidelines for Optimal Job Application Conversion Rates appeared first on ExactHire.

EEOC drops new guidelines on avoiding retaliation claims

HR Morning

The updated guidelines don’t lay out any groundbreaking new rules, but they do underscore a few tricky mistakes managers might make when handling the fallout of an EEOC claim. Employment Law Management Special Report eeoc guidelines retaliation

New Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs

HireRight

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has revised the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs for urine testing (73 FR 71858). The post New Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

Sex Discrimination Guidelines: ‘Outdated and Inaccurate’

HR Daily Advisor

Existing sex discrimination guidelines (found at 41 C.F.R. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has started action to update its guidelines. Guidelines Now Regs. part 60-20) have not been significantly updated since 1970.

OSHA Issues Guidelines on Restroom Access for Transgender Workers

TLNT: The Business of HR

By Eric B. Meyer. Caitlyn Jenner got the cover of Vanity Fair and a million new Twitter followers shortly after confirming that she was no longer Bruce Jenner. Now, let’s revisit the issue of transgender employees and restroom access.

Holiday Bonus Guidelines: What Business Owners Should Know

Paychex

The answers vary, but here are some commonly accepted guidelines you can use As the holidays arrive, business owners often consider these perennial questions: Should I give a holiday bonus to employees? If so, how much? Is doing so the same thing as giving a year-end bonus?

How to Set Guidelines for a Productive Team.

About Human Resources

Interested in creating effective teams? Every team develops norms, consciously or unconsciously. You can create team norms to ensure success. Here's how

Latest Department of Labor employment guidelines place greater pressure on noncompliance

Replicon

Department of Labor has issued guidelines for joint employers. The U.S. Here's what you need to know. Blog tags: Corporate

A Quick Guideline to Content Marketing for Small Businesses

Paychex

Content marketing for small businesses is a potential game-changer. When done correctly, this increasingly popular marketing strategy can establish your business as an industry leader and provide information of value to your customers. Consider these ideas to engage potential customers

New NLRB Handbook Guidelines—Do You Need to Reword Your Policies?

HR Daily Advisor

A recent memo from the General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) provides new guidelines regarding the language employers use in their company handbooks. Could your policies require review in order to stand up to scrutiny? BLR® Legal Editor Holly Jones, JD, has the advice you need in the following article. HR Policies & Procedures JD

OFCCP Announces Final Rule on Sex Discrimination Guidelines

BALANCEview HR

Prior to the announcement of the new regulations, covered contractors were following sex discrimination guidelines from 1970. The updated guidelines align with current laws and address the realities of today's workplaces.The Final Rule will go into effect on August 15, 2016.

Use These Steps to Develop Norms or Guidelines.

About Human Resources

Do you want to ensure that your work teams interact effectively to meet their goals? Establish group norms to accomplish this

5 guidelines for building a more effective ‘employer brand’

Ceridian

In an effort to get the highest possible level of productivity out of the workforce, many companies have decided to attack the root of the problem and focus on recruitment services. If you can bring in the best possible people in the first place, you will increase your likelihood of the staff remaining productive over […]. Recruitment & Talent Management brand ambassadors branding employee referrals employer brand recruiting recruitment

Top HCM Leaders Write, and Here’s Why

Ceridian

How to get started, and some guidelines. Career Advice Human Capital Management Ann Handley blogging Candice Belair Ceridian XOXO customer success human capital management Leadership Nick Venturella writing writing for beginners writing for career advancement Writing Guidelines

Guidelines for a New Hire Buddy System

Entelo

Starting a new job is rarely a seamless transition. Beyond learning to work with a new surpervisor and receiving new responsibilities, one must familiarize themselves with an entire workplace organism.

The Complex Intersection of Medicare and COBRA: Some Helpful Guidelines

HR Daily Advisor

The post The Complex Intersection of Medicare and COBRA: Some Helpful Guidelines appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. Remember those old Reese’s peanut butter cup commercials? Chocolate and peanut butter … two great tastes that taste great together.

Need Guidelines for Employee Paid Vacation Days?

About Human Resources

Want to know more about paid vacation days? Paid vacation days are time off from work employers provide to employees as a benefit. See how yours compare

Revisiting 13 Guidelines for Employee Engagement Programs

David Zinger

This post on employee engagement program guidelines was published exactly 2 years ago on December 1. Are there any specific guidelines or initiatives? Strong guidelines not rules. A very popular post on employee engagement programs.

Need a Sample of the Relationship Guidelines.

About Human Resources

Know what effective teams need to monitor? The goals and outcomes expected and the process it uses to accomplish these goals. Here are sample team norms

The ROI of Working Human

China Gorman

The SHRM Foundation’s latest Effective Practice Guideline, Creating a More Human Workplace Where Employees and Business Thrive , was released just in time for the SHRM Annucal conference this week.

Is Culture a “bias” trap?

OmegaHR Solutions

Uniform Guidelines on Employee Selection Procedures. The Uniform Guidelines , published in 1978, established that any test or assessment needs to be able to pass the standards of being both reliable and valid. EEOC Selection Uniform Guidelines cultural fit cultural selection interview questions Uniform Guidelines on Employee Selection ProceduresI read an interesting post by attorney Daniel Schwartz of Shipman & Goodwin LLP.

Tools 11

Employee Engagement: Engage the Year Ahead with 2-Simple Rules

David Zinger

Employee Engagement #employeeengagement #simplerules 3 word theme action behavior David Zinger guidelines simple rulesAre 2 simple rules powerful enough to guide a year of work and interaction? Reading time = 2 minutes and 50 seconds. Simple rules.

A Guide to Creating Written Payroll Procedures

FingerCheck

Training/Cross-Training – Having set written procedures and guidelines allow you to ensure that all team members learn the correct way to handle each scenario of your payroll. Payroll processing may be tedious and repetitious, but it is also crucial to the success of any organization.

Who Owns Your Company’s Brand

TalentCulture

Here are five social ideas for leadership: 1) Create a best practices guideline document for brand ambassadors. 2) Ensure the social media/brand ambassador guidelines are incorporated in your onboarding process for new employees. There’s a line – make sure you cover this in the Brand Ambassador Guidelines. Leadership Workplace Culture and Innovation brand ambassador guidelines brand ambassadors company’s brand personal brand Social Media

How To Be Your Company’s Next Rising Star

TheHRBlog

Career Tips Setting Goals Success career following certain guidelines Jappreet Sethi next rising star rising star top managementYou may often have asked yourself, “How do I get on my company’s rising star list?”. This article gives you practical tips to navigate your rise to the top. Most organizations don’t have a very scientific process for grooming the next generation of top talent. It is largely a matter of perception. However, you can […].

How to Praise Employees

Workforce Software

Here are 6 guidelines to help make sure that you're praising your employees effectively. When done right, recognition makes workers happy, productive, and loyal. Blog Organizational Culture Time and Attendance Workforce Management Workforce Scheduling

The Win-Win of Leveraging Baby Boomers

China Gorman

A terrific source of practical and actionable research based information is the SHRM Foundation’s recently published Effective Practice Guideline: The Aging Workforce: Leveraging the Talents of Mature Employees. I’m a Baby Boomer, born smack-dab in the middle of my generation.

Entry Level Driver Training – A Long Time Coming

HireRight

Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations cdl cmv department of transportation dot FHWA fmcsa fmcsa guidelines fmcsa regulations hiring NTSB safety transportation trucking

Social Risk?

NoExcusesHR

Nothing New Much is written about the need for social media policies, guidelines, controls, and messaging in the corporate world. brand ambassadors facebook guidelines human resources leadership optimism bias policies risk social media

Tools 20

Setting a Credit Limit Guideline for Customers

Paychex

A strong, formal credit policy can help set billing guidelines at the initial stage of a sale and prevent more work on the back-end, after a job is completed

How To Do Brainstorming For Problem Solving

TheHRBlog

Best HR Practices Problem Solving Benefits of Brainstorming Guidelines for Brainstorming Session How To Conduct Brainstorming Session How To Do Brainstorming Jappreet Sethi Productivity TipsChances are that you would have come across the concept of using Brainstorming at one time or another in your corporate career. Brainstorming is the most used and abused word in the corporate corridors.

How to Know If You Have a Hostile Work.

About Human Resources

Here are guidelines What makes a work environment hostile? Legal requirements exist. They don't help employees with bad bosses, bullying or disrespect.

Socially Unacceptable

NoExcusesHR

Beyond HR though, the need for social media guidelines or (gr oan ) a policy, allows both the organization to protect itself while still providing the necessary guidance for the employees to use the tools appropriately. Social media is a powerful tool.

ACA Superhero Challenge – Will you pass the test?

Ultimate Software

With fast-approaching deadlines and ever-changing guidelines, it’s no surprise that the Affordable Care Act is leading to some additional stress and anxiety these days.