Employee Engagement and Working with Halogen Software

David Zinger

I am in Ottawa right now at the Halogen Software Conference. Halogen Software was welcoming, supportive, fun, and well-organized. For two and a half years I have written a monthly blog on employee engagement for Halogen. Thank you Halogen for making my day! Employee Engagement #halogensoftware Connie Cotigan David Zinger Halogen software Melany Galant People Artists Pyramid of Employee Engagement Zoryana Cherwick

Employee Engagement at Halogen Software Conference in Ottawa (September)

David Zinger

Halogen Software (@HalogenSoftware) July 30, 2015. Employee Engagement Canadian employee engagement David Zinger Employee Engagement Speaker Halogen software OttawaJoin me September 9 to September 11, 2015 in Ottawa to learn more about employee engagement. davidzinger shares how to make #engagement work for your org at #HSCC15. Register now! link] pic.twitter.com/JK4sHA0TJP.

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The Talent Management Software Market Grows and Expands

Josh Bersin

The market for corporate talent management software continues to surge forward. HR Systems ADP CornerstoneOnDemand halogen Halogen Software hr software Oracle peoplefluent SAP successfactors Talent Management Work Management Software workday Our new research shows that this exciting market grew by 17% last year and is now over $5 billion in size. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Talent Management Software Vendors get a C+ in Customer Satisfaction

Josh Bersin

We just completed a year-long research study on the customer experience with talent management software. Despite the sky-high market valuations for these companies and the growth rate of the market, Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Talent Management Software Market shows Signs of Life

Josh Bersin

Even in this year’s terrible economy, the Talent Management Software market continues to show signs of life. Tags: HR Systems LMS, LCMS Talent Management authoria CornerstoneOnDemand GeoLearning Halogen Software hrsmart iCIMS Jobfox SimplyHired Jobs2Web Learn.com Oracle PeopleClick Plateau Systems Saba Silkroad SkillSurvey Softscape successfactors sumtotal systems taleo TEDS Workscape

Taleo Acquires Learn.com: A Shoe Drops in the LMS Market

Josh Bersin

Tags: Enterprise Learning LMS, LCMS Measurement CornerstoneOnDemand GeoLearning Halogen Software Learn.com lms lms market Plateau Saba taleo

Taleo Firmly Establishes itself in the Learning Management Systems Market

Josh Bersin

Last year, Taleo, the largest provider of recruiting software, spent $100 million acquiring mid-market LMS vendor. HR Systems LMS, LCMS CornerstoneOnDemand Halogen Software lms Plateau sumtotal systems taleoThe ever-changing market for Learning Management Systems (LMS) continues to evolve. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

The LMS Market: Hotter than Ever

Josh Bersin

Tags: LMS, LCMS CornerstoneOnDemand GeoLearning Halogen Software Learn.com lms Plateau Saba sumtotal systems taleo

Ground Rules for Workplace Friendships

HR Daily Advisor

By Dominique Jones, VP of Human Resources, Halogen Software. Strategic HR Halogen Software human resources productivityOur social interactions affect our physical and emotional health, and even have an impact on workplace productivity. Research conducted by Gallup found that those with a “best friend,” at work, are seven times more likely to be engaged in their jobs with a subsequent positive impact on workplace safety, productivity, and customer service.

3 Questions Managers Should Regularly Ask Employees

HR Daily Advisor

By Anita Bowness, Halogen Software. Strategic HR employee engagement feedback Halogen Software productivityIt’s important for managers to keep the lines of communication open with their staff. Good communication practices can elevate employee engagement and foster collaboration, ensuring that employees understand what is expected of them, how the work they perform contributes to what their team and their organization is striving to achieve, and why it’s important.

Train for Compliance—More Manager Actions that Can Risk Lawsuits

HR Daily Advisor

Start on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, with a free interactive webcast from Halogen Software, Selecting a Talent Management Suite: Experts Share the Real Story. Register today for this free (thanks to sponsor Halogen Software) interactive webcast. Training Halogen Software HR talent management Technology

Easing the Transition: Helping Your Employees Enter Retirement

HR Daily Advisor

Register today for this free (thanks to sponsor Halogen Software) interactive webcast. HR Policies & Procedures business depression Halogen Software talent management In yesterday’s Advisor , we presented some options for partial or trial retirement and how employers can benefit; today, how such programs can ease the burden for employees as well.

SLIDES: 4 Ways to Measure Potential in Employees.

The HR Capitalist

We did a webinar over at Fistful of Talent last week, talking about the difference between Performance and Potential (sponsored by my friends at Halogen Software ). Here''s a small portion of the slide deck, talking about ways that you can measure potential in your employees. . Enjoy - be the lookout for our next webinar when we talk about ways you can bootstrap your training function. email subscribers, click through the post title to see embedded slide deck

How Hellaby Holdings is Reaping the Rewards of a Performance-Driven Culture

Saba

By using Halogen Software to create value through its people Hellaby Holdings is a publically listed investment company in New Zealand whose core purpose is to generate long-term shareholder value by building better businesses.

HR TechStack – Onboarding Software

WhoKnows

HR Onboarding Software Definition. Why Your Organization Needs a Solid Onboarding Software. Here are some numbers that show how important it is to have a smooth & effective onboarding process and thus access to a solid tool or software for the same. The HR TechStack for Onboarding Software. Workday’s enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products are cost-effective alternative to ERP software systems for human resource management.

Selecting a Talent Management System Q&A

Saba

This Q&A expands on the experience of a Halogen Software customer during the talent management vendor selection process Selecting a talent management system is one of the most important choices HR leaders will ever make. Human capital analyst David Creelman shared insights on key considerations in the selection process from 12 leading HR technology experts and experienced HR professionals.

HR TechStack – Onboarding Softwares

WhoKnows

HR Onboarding Software Definition. Why Your Organization Needs a Solid Onboarding Software. Here are some numbers that show how important it is to have a smooth & effective onboarding process and thus access to a solid tool or software for the same. The HR TechStack for Onboarding Software. Workday’s enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products are cost-effective alternative to ERP software systems for human resource management.

Why HR Metrics Matter In Performance Management Best Practices

HR Daily Advisor

Dominique Jones, Vice President, Human Resources, Halogen Software. We know that metrics matter in performance management, but, to paraphrase Einstein, we need to count what really counts. And beyond that, we need to make sure that what we count really impacts business results. Click here to read more. Strategic HR business

How can your organisation develop future talent?

Strategic HCM

I delivered this webinar with the CIPD's People Management magazine and Halogen Software earlier this week. Thanks for everyone who attended and particularly all the questions. If you didn't attend, then take a look - [link] If you've got any additional questions, you can always ask them here.

Drinking Our Own Champagne: Identifying a Halogen Champion from Within

Saba

With this post, we will launch a series that shares how we are striving to win with talent here at Halogen Software. In today’s post, we talk to Hawley Kane, Halogen’s own internal champion It won’t be all rainbows and unicorns, because we’re not perfect, but we think there’s value in sharing our journey, just as we see value in sharing the journeys of our customers all around the globe.

Drinking Our Own Champagne: Fine-tuning the One-on-One Meeting

Saba

The “Drinking Our Own Champagne” series shares how we are striving to win with talent here at Halogen Software. One of Hawley Kane’s (our internal Halogen Champion) biggest priorities is to help build a strong culture of feedback. For this segment, we sat down with Mazin Abou-Seido, a leader at Halogen who excels at one-on-one meetings and using Halogen’s own tool, Halogen 1:1 Exchange

TRUST and HR TECH: Always Flock To Any Provider Brave Enough To Recommend Someone Else's Solution (Over Their Own).

The HR Capitalist

In a rare acknowledgement that a suite provider doesn't have to be all things to all people, Halogen Software has figured out they can focus on what they do best, and partner with best in other areas. Here's some notes from a recent announcement that they're partnering with Jobvite on the Recruiting front : "Halogen Software ( HGN.TO ) and Jobvite — today announced that Halogen will integrate and resell the Jobvite Platform with the Halogen TalentSpace ™ suite. .

Being Part Of the Succession Plan Isn’t An Entitlement

HR Bartender

I wrote a piece about talent pools and how they work over on Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. One of the most debated subjects in human resources these days is whether or not to tell employees they’re a part of the succession plan. There are certainly pros and cons to consider. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) recently ran a point/counterpoint on the subject. It’s an interesting read and you can check it out here.

Webinar: How People Analytics can Impact your Retention Strategies

Paycor

Previously, he led European and Middle Eastern Sales and Operations for Halogen Software Is employee retention and the competitive job market keeping you and your CEO up at night? As soon as your employee feels dissatisfied with their job, there’s another company lying in wait, promising them a better future (and more money). What if you could get ahead of job dissatisfaction and spot these red flags before your best employees are even considering their job search?

Human Resources Today – Resources for the People Side of Business

The People Equation

There’s also a smattering of content offered by HR vendors such as Halogen Software and Globoforce. A new site just launched called Human Resources Today. Human Resources Today curates content from many sources on the web regarding the people side of HR: employee engagement, leadership, corporate culture, employee retention and workplace communication.

People Focused People Management Strategy

Strategic HCM

I also did this webinar for Halogen Software - on wht we need a people focused, not simply a business focused, people management strategy. See the slides and this blog post. Consulting - Research - Speaking - Training - Writing Strategy - Talent - Engagement - Change and OD Contact me to create more value for your business jon [dot] ingham [at] strategic [dash] hcm [dot] com

Performance Management Software Vendor Comparison Workbook

ClearCompany Recruiting

Download #1: A pre-filled vendor comparison worksheet comparing: ClearCompany, Reviewsnap, TrakStar, Reflektive, and Halogen Software. You’re at a point in your leadership when you’re ready to ask, “is our performance management system actually performing?” Your organization is unique and the way you build your processes and assess new systems should be just as unique. What’s important to your company’s performance might mean squat to another team.

LIES IN HR: "We're Looking for People Who Are Great Teammates"

The HR Capitalist

I'm speaking in the ATL tomorrow - specifically Buckhead - at a small breakfast gathering put together by the good folks at Halogen Software. If you're in Atlanta on Thursday and want to join us, hit this link because I'm sure we can squeeze you in. It's free, but there's a lot more value than that price tag would suggest. My preso is about "The 5 Biggest Lies in HR". I like doing this presentation and it's morphed over time.

World Series 2016: Celebrating Our Customers

Saba

At Halogen, we did a lot these past two weeks to celebrate it. Because both teams that played in this year’s Fall Classic are Halogen Software customers. Good luck to Halogen customers @cubs and @indians in their #WorldSeries matchup tonight from our team to yours! WinWithTalent #RallyTogether #FlyTheW #halogenlife A photo posted by Halogen Software (@halogensoftware) on Oct 26, 2016 at 2:26pm PDT.

Key Takeaways from Saba Insight 2018 (#sabainsight18)

Lighthouse

However, the performance capabilities have historically been less robust and user friendly, which prompted the company to buy Halogen Software, one of the industry leaders in performance management technology. Since then, Halogen has been incorporated into the Saba fold as Talent Space, an SMB-focused product. Saba Cloud, the enterprise product, has started to pull in some of the better aspects of the Halogen system to improve performance management features and usability.

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Changing Performance Appraisal Ratings – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

I reached out to Rachel O’Neil, talent management consultant at Halogen Software , to compare. The performance appraisal continues to be a topic of conversation. Today’s reader question brings up an interesting point about the process. Hi Sharlyn. I love your blog and learn a lot from it. I’m currently working on a project to implement automated performance evaluations.

Tips for Setting and Monitoring Workplace Goals That Create Organizational Success

HR Daily Advisor

By Anita Bowness, talent management consultant, Halogen Software. Goal-setting is an effective method for aligning and improving performance at the individual and organizational level. And yet, we know that for many, the year begins with setting goals that fail to align efforts as intended. The reason? Many organizations have managers and employees set goals, but do not have the right processes in place to monitor and update their progress on a consistent basis.

Learning Together - Highlights from Day Two of TalentSpace Live 2017!

Saba

Just like day one of TalentSpace Live 2017 , day two of the conference was packed full of incredible insights from the innovators in HR: thought leader guests, the Halogen+Saba team and most importantly, our customers. Bailey from @dogfishbeer "We encouraged managers to insert awkward questions & experiences of failure into 1:1's to build trust" #TSLive17 pic.twitter.com/vc0EQ9TgwC — Halogen Software (@HalogenSoftware) May 3, 2017.

Unlocking happiness at work: Strategies to fuel purpose and performance

HR Daily Advisor

Complimentary Webinar Sponsored By Halogen Software. Unlocking happiness at work: Strategies to fuel purpose and performance. Date: Tuesday, February 07, 2017. Time: 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time. This program has been approved for 1.0 HRCI & SHRM recertification credit hours). In today’s rapidly changing world, it’s more difficult than ever to keep employees engaged and, well, happy. But does it actually matter how happy your employees are?

CAPITALIST WEBINAR: What Game of Thrones Can Teach HR About Coaching Styles and Building Teams!!!

The HR Capitalist

Whether it’s Ned Stark or Khal Drago, we’ll go rapid fire and tell you what they did well from a coaching perspective, then tell you what dysfunction caused them to be… well… cancelled. — We’ll feature the 5 most notorious leaders currently alive on the show and break down their coaching style—where they’re strong and where they struggle—with the help of the performance management experts at Halogen Software. Oh yeah - you've been thinking it was coming, right? Well, it's here. .

Knowledge Bomb – Fistful Of Talent Style – #GOT

What is Paul Thinking

We’ll feature the 5 most notorious leaders currently alive on the show and break down their coaching style—where they’re strong and where they struggle—with the help of the performance management experts at Halogen Software. Pop culture. Gotta love it! Game of Thrones. REALLY gotta love it.

3 Typical Problems First-Time Managers Face—and How to Solve Them

The People Equation

Here’s a great overview of writing an employee performance review by Halogen Software’s Melany Gallant. Taking on your first official management role is exciting. It’s also challenging, overwhelming and perplexing. In a webinar with over 900 first-time managers, The Ken Blanchard Companies asked people to list their biggest challenge when they made the leap from individual contributor. David Witt, Program Director for Blanchard, wrote about their responses in this LinkedIn article.

The History of Fistful of Talent, aka FOT (My Other Site).

The HR Capitalist

Today, we're happy to have a great lineup of annual sponsors like Halogen Software , HireVue , CareerBuilder , Kinetix , Chequed.com and Meridian Knowledge Systems. Hey Peeps - I had a friend tell me there was a problem with the " About FOT " profile and went to fix it and realized I hadn't read it for a couple of years. For those of you unaware, I have another site I do called " Fistful of Talent ".

Crunching the Numbers: Why HR Metrics Matter in Performance Management Best Practices

HR Daily Advisor

Dominique Jones is Vice President of Human Resources at Halogen Software. By Dominique Jones. Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.”— Albert Einstein. According to IBM, every day we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data and the speed is accelerating so much that 90 per cent of the data in the world today has been created in just the past 2 years.

HRE Column: Navigating #HRTech Mergers and Acquisitions

Steve Boese

From Ultimate Software acquiring PeopleDoc to Saba Software acquiring Lumesse (and Halogen Software before that) to the latest and largest announcement that SAP will acquire Qualtrics for $8 billion in cash, there has been no shortage of wow-inducing developments in HR tech. Shaking off the post-Thanksgiving holiday turkey coma to share with you, gentle reader, the latest installment of the monthly Inside HR Tech Column that runs on Human Resource Executive Online.