Tag: workplace

Research, Software

Is Your Workplace Culture Hurting or Helping Your Results?

June 14, 2018

Via: Workforce

An organization’s culture can be, and often is, the driver of many things within a company. And as such, it’s a very important part of the whole. Since the culture of any company is the sum of the behaviors of […]

Methods & techniques, Research, Software, Workplace wellness

Tips for Tackling the Opioid Epidemic in the Workplace

June 13, 2018

Via: HR Hero

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, on the job deaths from drug- or alcohol-related causes have grown 25% annually since 2012. That’s a serious concern. Even worse, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says that 116 people died […]

Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

Building Your A-Team

June 13, 2018

Via: Chief Learning Officer

Sports provide a window into effective team-building. What promotes team cohesion and what can sabotage it? How do coaches “manage” their teams to build units that are greater than the sum of their parts? John Calipari, head coach of the […]

Research, Software

It’s Time for HR to Plugin to Augmented Reality

June 6, 2018

Via: HR Hero

What is augmented reality (AR)? With AR, an environment is created that has virtual elements added in (often superimposed) over existing views of the surroundings. This is usually accessed through a device, such as a smartphone, tablet, specialized glasses, or […]

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, […]

Research, Software

Age discrimination in today’s world

May 17, 2018

Via: Omega HR Solutions

In the scheme of things in the working world, I am an old man. As I approach my 67th birthday (July 7th for those of wishing to send gifts) I am continually frustrated by reading stories and listening to friends […]

Research, Software

Employees Want These Three Things Most

May 8, 2018

Via: HR Hero

HR pros are no doubt tired of hearing about the tight job market. But the hard truth is, it is tight. At roughly 4% unemployment, it’s a seller’s market when it comes to labor, and employers are rightly looking to […]

Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Into the Wild: Biophilic Workspaces & Employee Wellness

April 19, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

“In the presence of nature, a wild delight runs through the man, in spite of real sorrows. Nature says, — he is my creature, and maugre all his impertinent griefs, he shall be glad with me.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson, […]

Research, Software

New Vermont Pot Law: What Employers Need to Know

March 26, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Soon, it will be legal in Vermont for people who are 21 or older to possess limited quantities of marijuana and marijuana plants. You may be wondering whether the new law affects your ability to enforce rules on smoking or […]

Research, Software

People are the cause, and the solution, to sexual harassment in the workplace

March 22, 2018

Via: HR Dive

Sexual harassment is not a new issue. What’s different now is that we have reached a tipping point – a reckoning, if you will – for organizations and their leaders. Over the past year, the power is beginning to shift […]