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Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Booze and Work: Shaken and Stirred to Action

November 14, 2018

Via: Workforce

I was a little annoyed — actually I was a lot annoyed — when a friend mentioned that he was pressured to attend monthly post-work happy hour outings with his colleagues. “I was told I need to be there because […]


News

#MeToo, #TimesUp and Low Unemployment Fueling Winds of Change

November 14, 2018

Via: HR Hero

A new report by Globoforce called “Social Impact in the Human Workplace” examined whether the combination of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements and low unemployment are creating power shifts in the workplace. The results show that indeed power is shifting […]


Research, Software

Will AI Remove Hiring Bias?

November 12, 2018

Via: SHRM

If you’ve been following the latest hiring trends, you may have noticed that many recruiters are turning to artificial intelligence (AI) tools to tackle discrimination in hiring―and the expectations for success are high. However, HR technology analysts and even executives […]


Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Make it Easy for Your Employees to Vote

November 5, 2018

Via: Evil HR Lady

While early voting and mail-in ballots are common in many locations, tomorrow, November 6, is the real deal: voting day. As an employer, what are your responsibilities to your employees and their right to vote? Don’t tell your employees how […]


Research, Software

Mercer: Hiring talent for emerging global megacities is new challenge for employers

November 2, 2018

Via: HR Dive

According to the Mercer report, nearly half (47%) of the gross domestic product (GDP) will originate in 443 cities worldwide between 2010 and 2025. Businesses may want to put themselves in a position to recruit and hire skilled job seekers […]


Communication, Software

Communication Is a Benefit During Open Enrollment

November 2, 2018

Via: Workforce

Elkay Manufacturing Co. is on the cusp of something new as benefits open enrollment season rolls around. After successfully meeting the needs of employees and the budget of the employer for years, its health care offerings just weren’t popular anymore. […]


Research, Software

Employees the Focus of Next-Gen HR Service Technology

October 16, 2018

Via: SHRM

Employee experience platforms have created a buzz in the human resources technology industry, but what exactly are these systems, and what new benefits can they deliver? Employee experience platforms are software or online portals that help employees find basic HR […]


News

Curiosity, not Data, Will Improve the Image and Performance of HR

October 16, 2018

Via: HR Examiner

In an age of ubiquitous access to information and rapid job automation, curiosity has been hailed as one of the critical markers of human potential. A report presented by ManpowerGroup at the latest World Economic Forum highlighted that learnability, the […]


Research, Software

Ways to Combat Occupational Fraud

October 2, 2018

Via: HR Hero

In a recent BLR article, we discussed the idea of occupational fraud, which is a type of fraud committed by employees against employers. Occupational fraud causes billions of dollars of losses for US employers each year. Now let’s take a […]


Communication, Software

Viewpoint: How HR Can Help Restore Interactive Communication

July 12, 2018

Via: SHRM

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 […]