Tag: culture

Communication, Software

Characteristics of a Positive Workplace Culture

July 13, 2018

Via: HR Hero

No employer wants to end up with a toxic workplace culture. Negativity spreads, and it can drive employees away quickly. A positive workplace culture, on the other hand, is associated with higher productivity and reduced turnover—a real win-win. Changing the […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Recognizing and Aiding the Underemployed

July 9, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Many people work multiple hourly, part-time jobs but still can’t afford their full-time bills. While these employees are hardworking, they often struggle financially because of unstable hours and low hourly wages. This group of people falls into the category of […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Employee Experience and a Positive Bottom-Line

July 6, 2018

Via: HR Hero

For companies looking to get an edge, the employee experience is increasingly a key area of focus as an enabler of this type of capability. Much like the customer experience, the employee experience is defined as the full set of […]

Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

More Employee Assistance Program Best Practices

July 5, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Before the holiday, we began to explore some best practices concerning employee assistance programs (EAP’s). Today we have more best practices. Select the Appropriate Third-Party Vendor(s) Many organizations decide to hire a third-party vendor to handle their EAP’s legal and […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement, Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

How to ‘Boss’ Better: Creating and Managing Happy, Engaged Staff

June 15, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Employees who quit their roles say that 50%–90% of the time, the reason they leave involves their boss. Those who stay loyal and happy at work cite recognition, a sense of achievement, and being heard and valued in their job […]

Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

4 Ways to Reduce Employee Stress in the Workplace

May 25, 2018

Via: HR Hero

It doesn’t take an MIT engineering whiz to tell you that stress is a serious problem. But it might open your eyes to learn that even MIT brings puppy therapy onto its campus to reduce students’ anxiety and the negative, […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development, Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

The 3 Critical Components to Defining Your Company Culture

April 19, 2018

Via: Omega HR Solutions

In business, they say a great idea is worthless without great execution. Taking that a step further, even great execution sometimes can’t salvage a company with poor culture. Brilliance alone might be able to get a firm up and running, […]

Good case practices, Research, Software, Workplace wellness

Should You Allow Employees to Sleep on the Job?

April 10, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Not everyone gets a good night’s rest. From home obligations to stress, there are seemingly hundreds of reasons why your employees may not be getting the necessary shut-eye each night. Almost all of us have felt the urge to take […]

Research, Software

Recognition Can Help Connect People to Your Values and Mission

February 28, 2018

Via: Ere Media

When it comes to mission and values, there are two ends of the spectrum. On one hand, you might be thinking: “Of course I care about my company’s mission and values!” As an HR professional, this is music to my […]

Research, Software

New Study Reveals 6 Leadership Megatrends Changing the Workplace

February 22, 2018

Via: HR Hero

With all the buzz around sexual harassment, many would assume that it would be the number one thing bothering the C-suite. However, a new study shows that’s not the case. The biggest worry on executives’ minds, around the world, isn’t […]