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Recruiters: Hiring Veterans Made Easy

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). With over 300,000 HR and business executive members, SHRM creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together.

Cartoon Coffee Break: Robot In Training

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: This post is part of our "Cartoon Coffee Break" series. While we take talent management seriously, we also know it's important to have a good laugh. Check back every two weeks for a new ReWork cartoon.

3 Ways to Make Hourly and Seasonal Workers Feel Valued

Visier

UPS is currently hiring 100,000 workers , and Target is bringing in another 130,000. Amazon has 30,000 job openings and plans to hire tens of thousands more ahead of Black Friday.

9 Ways to Show Empathy When Employees Take a Leave of Absence

ExactHire HR Trends

This is an easy time of year to remember to give thanks. With all the festivities of the holiday season, we don’t have to try that hard to show gratitude and be empathetic to others’ situations when things are going well.

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.

The Seven Behaviors of Effective Supervisors

Decision-Wise

We gathered our consultants together in this roundtable to discuss the power supervisors wield on the employee experience. Supervisors can either rally the troops for the cause of an organization or contribute to an all-out mutiny! This may be a touch dramatic, but you get the gravity of the issue.

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The Best HR Leaders are Data Driven, People Oriented

UpstartHR

One of the phrases I’ve found myself repeating more and more often of late is this: data driven, people oriented. . When I’m speaking to audiences, I share the story about how I *accidentally* insulted my wife during childbirth to illustrate this concept. Yes, really.

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Key takeaways from our most popular downloads

Engage2Excel

Each month, the Trendicators research division of Engage2Excel publishes reports based on original data from our nationwide surveys as well as insights and best practices from industry leaders and experts.

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Experienced SaaS Executive Jim Prekop Named Chief Growth Officer for PeopleStrategy

PeopleStrategy

EDISON, N.J. — (November 13, 2019) — PeopleStrategy Inc. ® , a full-service brokerage and provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management (HCM) solutions, today announced Jim Prekop as its chief growth officer.

Take It From a Futurist: Break Down HR’s Biggest Misconceptions to Keep Your Business Thriving

Cornerstone On Demand

Charlene Li helps organizations and their leaders understand how to make sense of business complexity, leverage emerging technologies and prepare for potential challenges. Then, she helps them to figure out which first step to take toward success.

Candidate Screening Simplified

Speaker: Allen Samuel, Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur

When it comes to finding the right candidates for your company, you want to ensure that they are a good “fit.” By having an understanding of the job description, accurate skillset criteria and a short conversation with the hiring manager, you will be armed with the resources to quickly and effectively convert potential candidates to new hires. Join Senior Sourcer & Serial Entrepreneur Allen Samuel to learn the steps you should be taking in your candidate screening process.

How Recruiting Companies Help to Reduce Employee Turnover

Get Hppy

Hiring and on-boarding are time consuming. When companies have to go through these processes repeatedly due to frequent employee turnover, it can be costly. One way to minimize turnover is to nip it in the bud with effective screening aided by a recruiting firm.

WOH 67: Filling Critical Skills Gaps for Today’s College Graduates

UpstartHR

Thousands of students are graduating every day with a lack of understanding of the basics of how to interact professionally at work. Everything from etiquette to basic resume preparation is missing from the educational curriculum, so how can we solve this problem? In this episode Ben speaks with John Nykolaiszyn, the Director of the Office of Business Career Management for Florida International University.

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“The Power of Moments” Best-selling Author Dan Heath Joins Keynote Speaker Roster for Workhuman Live 2020

WorkHuman

Conference dedicated to making work more human features powerhouse experts guiding breakthrough conversations on the most pressing workplace issues of the day. FRAMINGHAM, Mass. & & DUBLIN – Nov.

Compliance checklist for HR professionals for year-end and beyond

PeopleStrategy

“Getting ahead of the compliance eight-ball before the end of the year can save time and stress.”

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.

New Research Show Income Gaps Are (at least partly) Due to Working More Than 40 Hours Per Week.

The HR Capitalist

Hat tip to my homeboy Tim Sackett on the research cite below. Sacks must have crazy email subscriptions and Google alerts to mine this gold. Cut and paste from Marginal Revolution appears below. That is a new paper by J. Rodrigo Fuentes and Edward E.

The Simple Key to Designing a Workplace Recognition Strategy That Gets Results

Engage2Excel

Let’s say you have two employees who have similar jobs and similar tenure with your company. We’ll call them John and Jason. John thrives on interaction with his peers and he’s usually the one to speak up first in a brainstorming session.

New Research: Is AI Better Than Humans at Employee Surveys?

Lighthouse

In the past few years I have been digging very deep into AI and how it can help (and hurt) the employee experience. What I’ve been itching to do, however, is create an experiment that demonstrates just how powerful AI can be when paired with essential human skills in the workplace.

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6 Onboarding Icebreakers That Won’t Be a Bore

Justworks

Alright, you’ve successfully found a group of eager, qualified, talented people to work at your business. Congratulations! As the new hires start to file in on their first day, you want them to not only feel comfortable, but excited and entertained as well.

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.

The Tyranny of Accent Walls In Corporate America.

The HR Capitalist

True story for a Monday morning. My wife said the following over the weekend: "I'm painting an accent wall in the bedroom.". My response: "Are you ###ing kidding me?". She was kind of taken aback by the velocity of my response.

The Pragmatic Recruiting Framework: A lesson from marketing

Workable

I’m not a fan of the tired rhetoric of “Recruitment is just like X”. But let’s face facts: every discipline can learn something from others.

A-Z HR Professionals of Q3 2019: Latin American Human Resource’s Gurus in the Spotlight

CakeHR

Every quarter, we release our A-Z list of HR professionals to bring some of the leaders in the Human Resource industry to the spotlight. Last quarter (Q2:2019) , we highlighted HR leaders around the world — some of them working for well-known companies like Uber and Facebook.

What is your culture of time? With Julie Morgenstern

Jostle

If you were asked, “what is the culture of time at your company?” would you have an answer? Probably not. But it’s such an interesting question. Podcast

The CFO Playbook: 10 Metrics to Transform Your HR Team

CFOs are losing faith in HR’s ability to solve problems with data. Discover the metrics your HR team needs to measure to become more data-driven.

Examine Wage Practices: U.S. DOL Recovers Record Amount of Back Wages

HRWatchdog

For FY 2019, the DOL recovered an average of $883,000 per day in back wages. In fiscal year (FY) 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recovered a record $322 million in wages for workers, up from $304 million in FY 2018.

How to Improve All 5 Areas of Employee Wellness in 2020

Best Money Moves

How to improve all 5 areas of employee wellness in 2020. Improved employee wellness helps employees perform better and saves money in healthcare costs and turnover. Improving employee wellness can pay off in a big way. .

Advancing the Field of I/O Psychology Through Collaboration

Select International

A well-designed employee assessment, whether for selection, promotion, or development, can have a significant impact on organizational effectiveness. It can make the hiring process more efficient , improve employee productivity, reduce safety incidents , and help develop better leaders.

Create an internal communications plan in 7 steps

Jostle

I always find it perplexing when I learn that otherwise successful companies are neglecting their internal communications. They either undervalue it, or they’ve never spent time putting together an internal communications plan. And that’s a big misstep

When Recruiter Priorities Compete: Fill Speed, Growing Req Loads, and Diversity

It’s a question as old as the recruiting profession itself: How many reqs should one recruiter handle at a time? Even in our data-driven age of hard metrics and objective assessments, the answer is: It depends. Download this White Paper to discover the key factors that go into finding your answer to the req load question.