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Research, Software

FMLA and Caring for Elderly Parent with Dementia

October 14, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Q.) An employee who is eligible for Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave has asked to use it to spend time with her father, who is in a nursing home but having difficulty settling in. He has dementia and […]


Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

Strategies to Reduce Workplace Bullying

October 10, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Workplace bullying is not condoned by employers. It not only creates a hostile working situation but also can create low morale, increased resentment, and increased turnover. It can decrease productivity and even negatively impact employees’ interactions with customers, potentially causing […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Best Practices for Effective Teambuilding

October 9, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Tell your staff you’re planning to do some teambuilding exercises and you’re likely to hear some groans and see a few eye rolls. Unfortunately, teambuilding exercises have a negative connotation in many workplaces. We say “unfortunate” because we believe teambuilding […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Benefits of an Effective Tuition Reimbursement Program

October 8, 2019

Via: HR Hero

When thinking about the benefits at any given company that prospective employees evaluate, varied items like vacation days, 401(k) plans, and gym memberships spring to mind. Of course, there’s a weight to many of these perks: Vacations last at least […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Banking Industry Offers 10% More Pay to Attract Talent

October 4, 2019

Via: HR Hero

The talent shortage has claimed another victim: the banking industry. Turnover continues to increase and retaining and recruiting talent are major considerations banks have to take into consideration. One way for banks to stand out in the war for talent […]


Research, Software

In Need of a Company Revamp? Do This First

October 3, 2019

Via: HR Hero

When a company is underperforming, change needs to happen quickly. However, depending on the organization, deciding where changes will be implemented and identifying the first few steps can vary greatly and prove to be quite the feat. The best approach? […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Tying Training to Employee Career Goals

October 1, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Employee training is a major activity in many organizations—and for good reason. Regardless of new hires’ credentials upon joining an organization, training helps ensure their work meets company standards and expectations. Continual Change Means Ongoing Training While formal education provides […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement, Good case practices, Workplace wellness

How Employers Can Assist Employees with Relocation

October 1, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Does your organization offer relocation assistance for employees? Many employers have opted to do so, especially in a tight labor market where some positions are difficult to fill in a specific geographic location. If this is something you provide, what […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement, Feedback

Real Engagement: Employee Relationships Are a Two-Way Street

October 1, 2019

Via: HR Hero

There are varying uses of the word “engagement” in the English language. It can mean a betrothal between two people; an arrangement to do something at a particular time and place; or a conflict, or battle, between opposing forces. Among […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Do Employees Really Need College Degrees Anymore?

September 30, 2019

Via: HR Hero

For generations, parents have told their children one of the most important ways they can help themselves succeed in life is to go to school and get a degree. But a college degree alone often isn’t enough for many students […]