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Development & Evaluation, Feedback

Proceed with Caution When Remotely Monitoring Employees in the EU

November 20, 2020

Via: SHRM

One effect of COVID-19 has been a sharp increase in businesses’ use of remote surveillance solutions to protect corporate resources and monitor the productivity and behavior of employees working away from the office for the foreseeable future. Although such tools […]


News

TIC Americas 2021: An opportunity to scale your business

November 20, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

The sixteenth edition of the Talent and Innovation Competition of the Americas (TIC Americas), seeks innovative proposals from entrepreneurs with new business models that respond to the emerging challenges that the region is going through. TIC Americas is a hemispheric […]


Research, Software

HR Is About Moments That Matter

November 20, 2020

Via: HR Hero

The virtues and values of an organization are tested during key events—for example, how new hires are onboarded, how they are treated when they need time off, and how they are supported when they are let go. These moments express […]


Good case practices, Workplace wellness

HR on the Front Lines During the COVID-19 Pandemic

November 19, 2020

Via: SHRM

The HR department is typically considered to play a supporting role in the organization, as are the inventory, IT, marketing, accounts and finance departments. This has not been the case for me and my company during the pandemic—HR has played […]


News

SHRM Partnership Promotes Inclusion of People with Disabilities in the Workplace

November 19, 2020

Via: SHRM

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the SHRM Foundation are bringing attention to the workplace contributions of people with autism and intellectual and developmental differences. To do this, they have partnered with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) and […]


Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Mental Health Resources for Employees

November 19, 2020

Via: HR Hero

COVID, protests, and the general craziness of 2020 are turning the business world upside down. With all of the chaos and resulting business impacts, it’s easy to lose sight of the impacts of that chaos on employee mental health and […]


Communication, Software

9 Creative Meeting Ideas for Remote Teams

November 19, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Remote meetings were a brilliant solution to social distancing. Meet virtually, stay connected, run things by each other—it worked. And then suddenly, it didn’t work so well. The enthusiasm in connecting and getting things done soon gave way to fatigue—tired […]


Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

Social Collaboration: Benefits, Best Practices, and Tools

November 19, 2020

Via: Evil HR Lady

With social media, you can chat with friends, share funny memes, and tweet angry things into the internet void. Social collaboration uses the same tools (and can include the same behaviors), but the goals are different; this is the business […]


News

California Passes New COVID-19 Notice Requirements for Employers

November 18, 2020

Via: HR Hero

California has passed Assembly Bill (AB) 685 requiring employers to notify employees and contractors in the event of a “potential exposure” to COVID-19 and alert local health departments about coronavirus “outbreaks” in their workplaces. The law takes effect on January […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

How Companies Are Using AR and VR for Remote Training

November 18, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Months into the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of employees are still working remotely, with no immediate end in sight. Some major employers like Microsoft, Target, and Deloitte have extended their remote work policies to mid-2021 or announced plans to maintain them […]