Tag: communication

Research, Software

HR’s blind spots include a misaligned identity and faulty communication

October 4, 2018

Via: HR Dive

The percentage of HR professionals that see themselves as strategists may be on the rise, if recent trends continue. HR leaders have, in recent years, reached for a “seat at the table” alongside C-suite members to demonstrate the value they […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

25 Teambuilding Activities That Actually Interest Workers

September 27, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The term “teambuilding” often elicits groans and eye rolls from employees. Many workers see them as unwelcome interruptions in already packed workdays, thinking that these feel-good activities have little value and serve no real purpose. While you can’t help that […]

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 […]

Communication, Software

Viewpoint: How HR Can Help Restore Interactive Communication

July 12, 2018


In this tight job market, HR professionals are grappling with the unending quest for talent―but not just any talent. Quality standards must be met, and they demand candidates with excellent, targeted skills. Among the capabilities hardest to find: interpersonal skills […]

Communication, Software

The Transformation of Workforce Communications

June 13, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The workplace has changed a lot over the years, but one thing remains the same: the need for effective communications. Since the beginning of time, the success of every business has relied on this one crucial business strategy. However, the […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

5 Tried and Tested Tips to Keep Your Remote Team Engaged

June 12, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The huge advantage of traditional in-office work is that employees are engaged. How do you promote shared interest and motivation when people are thousands of miles away from each other? There are five actionable tips on how to increase employee […]

Communication, Software

Non-Verbal Communication: Still Important on the Phone

May 25, 2018

Via: HR Hero

In person body language conveys a lot of meaning. But what about over the phone? It turns out, body language still matters even when the person you are talking to can’t even see you. Body Language Wait … over the […]

Communication, Development & Evaluation, Employee development, Software

How to Teach the Basics of Professionalism

May 24, 2018

Via: HR Hero

HR professionals have probably seen it all, including those employees that come off as less than professional. Their unprofessional behavior might have no bearing on their skills and knowledge, but you might not put them in front of a customer. […]

Research, Software

The Digital Future Is Human

May 7, 2018

Via: Chief Learning Officer

The robots are coming! The robots are coming! But as automation takes on the burden of tasks and entire jobs once carried out by people, it is putting more emphasis on the skills and abilities that remain, for the time […]

Communication, Development & Evaluation, Engagement, Software

3 Tips for Getting Candidates to Respond to Your E-Mails

April 24, 2018

Via: HR Hero

In today’s competitive candidate market and with the rise of artificial intelligence (AI), aka “the robots,” we tend to forget about the human elements of recruiting. With the emergence of sourcing tools, finding top talent today is easier than ever. […]