Tag: employee needs

Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

How Flexible Benefits Can Help Companies Meet New Employee Demands

December 27, 2022

Via: HR Hero

While shocks like COVID-19 and the current economic crisis are immensely destructive, they can also lead to healthy realignments of values and creative solutions to old problems. For example, as millions of employees have dealt with dramatic changes in how […]

Workplace wellness

Don’t Worry, Be Happy? 3 Ways to Help Employees Find Fulfillment

August 29, 2022

Via: HR Hero

I can’t quite get Bobby McFerrin’s 1988 song out of my head (by the way, I added the question mark for reasons I will get to in a minute) since reading a May 12, 2022, article in the Wall Street […]


SHRM 2022 Recap: HR’s New Role in the World of Work

June 28, 2022

Via: HR Hero

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) hosted its annual conference and expo in New Orleans June 12–15. HR professionals, executives, managers, and students gathered from all over the country to connect and learn together. Over 200 sessions provided expert […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Companies Are Changing Bereavement Policies in Response to Employee Needs

April 7, 2022


The COVID-19 pandemic has focused attention on a topic that typically doesn’t get much consideration from HR: employee bereavement policies. In a time when some employees are still mourning the loss of loved ones from the disease, many organizations are […]

Workplace wellness

With Coronavirus in Mind, Is Your Organization Ready for Remote Work?

March 3, 2020

Via: CEB

Are you reading this article in your work-from-home office space? Thanks to the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus, remote work is suddenly a new choice for many employees — and an overnight requirement for some. Few organizations feel prepared for large-scale […]