Tag: workplace

Research, Software

Are Your Workers Prepared for Workplace Emergencies?

February 15, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Rave Mobile Safety (Rave) recently released findings from a new survey of 530 respondents that examined employee perceptions of workplace safety. The survey revealed that “workplaces miss the mark in critical communication and planning, and could be unprepared to meet […]

Good case practices, Research, Software, Workplace wellness

Better Workplace Performance with Gamification

February 14, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Though it may sound like it, gamification does not mean putting fun ahead of work. Instead, it’s the process of using rewards, points, incentives, and other concepts taken from games to incentivize and motivate employees. Keys to Success writes, […]

Research, Software

Why Isn’t Workplace Sexual Harassment Training Working?

February 12, 2018

Via: HR Hero

As I write this article, the newspapers and airwaves are filled with more reports of alleged sexual harassment in workplaces around the country. It’s as though the media has suddenly discovered a whole new world of discrimination to report on. […]

Research, Software

Men Think Women Leaders Are Represented Equally, But Only 10% of Women Actually Hold Leadership Positions

February 8, 2018

Via: HR Hero

2018 is shaping up to be the year of gender equality, with Iceland leading the transformation by requiring all companies to enforce equal pay for all workers. However, a recent study shows that these strides are being hindered in the […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

Give ‘Thank You’ and ‘I Know’ a Rest

February 7, 2018

Via: Ere Media

I did a piece a while back on how “thank you” can wear out its welcome in the workplace, and come off as insincere if overused. The law of diminishing returns says that the longer you rely on something for […]

Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

Modifying the Workplace for Older Employees

February 6, 2018

Via: HR Hero

As our population demographics change over the years, employers are finding themselves with a workforce that is ever-changing in composition. While those in the Millennial cohort are finding their feet in the workplace and advancing into more senior roles, there […]

Research, Software

Is Your Workplace Looking Empty the Morning After the Super Bowl?

February 5, 2018


In a Mucinex commercial that aired last night during the Super Bowl, a young man in his bathrobe speaks hoarsely into the phone: “Yeah, I got this … uh … thing,” he says, coughing into his arm. “And I’m not […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Two Compliance Issues every HR professional should know and teach to managers

January 31, 2018

Via: Omega HR Solutions

I have come across a number of “must-know” lists in the past couple of weeks. Perhaps this is an artifact of the time of year, getting a fresh start phenomenon. As a result, I decided to do my own list. […]

Research, Software

Does Your Workplace Need a Millennial Makeover?

January 30, 2018

Via: Spark

With four generations of employees in the workplace today, recruiters and HR leaders must understand and manage a diverse set of workers. Different generations have different points of views and motivations, and the largest group of those is millennials. By […]

Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Vintage Concepts Can Help Guard Against Workplace Scandals

January 29, 2018

Via: Workforce

“It’s vintage.” This is how I find myself describing many of my possessions lately. And while I admit that I’ve used the term as a crutch to describe stuff that is really just ripe for the garbage heap, there is […]