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HR Works: 2017 Recruiting Trends—Social Media Tactics, Negotiation & ‘Thinking Locally’

EPISODE 30 Given the current talent economy, organizations are challenged to consistently attract and retain the right caliber of talent. BLR, with the kind sponsorship of SilkRoad, has just completed a survey about several interesting aspects of recruiting today. To help us interpret some of the survey data, we’ve asked Alexandra Levit to join us. […]

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Infographic: Severance Trends Are Evolving to Ensure a Soft Landing for Separating Employees

RiseSmart, a provider of contemporary career transition services, has released its 2017 Guide to Severance and Workforce Transition. The Guide helps organizations ensure their severance policies are competitive and comprehensive. Containing rich data from a survey of U.S. businesses with at least 500 employees, the Guide gives organizations an easy way to benchmark their severance […]

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2017 Recruiting Trends and Highlights

Recruiting is one of the hottest issues for HR professionals largely thanks to an improving economy and low unemployment rates. The HR Daily Advisor research team wanted to take a snap shot of the recruiting landscape and conducted the 2017 Annual Recruiting Survey in January 2017. A total of 413 participants responded to the 2017 Annual Recruiting Survey, […]

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U.S. Employer Confidence Remains Positive as 22% Plan to Increase Staff in Q2 2017

U.S. employers expect the hiring pace to remain positive in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017 with 22% of employers planning to add staff between April and June. According to the latest ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey, employers in all U.S. regions and industry sectors expect headcount to grow in Q2, with the upbeat forecast indicating […]

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HR Works: How to Bring Out the Best in Your Employees Through Performance Coaching

EPISODE 29 There’s a sea change going on in the world of performance appraisals. Many organizations are moving away from the once-a-year-focus on past performance to a system with more frequent encounters, more focus on the future, and more time spent discussing employee development and opportunity–one that could be characterized as more of a performance […]

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Infographic: Almost 25% of Companies Organize Activities Tied to Sporting Events

For some companies, celebrating the college basketball playoffs with coworkers is a slam dunk. Nearly one in four senior managers (23%) interviewed by staffing firm OfficeTeam said their employer organizes activities tied to sporting events like March Madness. Among those whose firms do get into the games, the top benefit is showing the company supports […]

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2017 Salary and Benefits Negotiation Practices for Employers

Recruiting is one of the hottest issues for HR professionals largely thanks to an improving economy and low unemployment rates. So our HR Daily Advisor research team decided to conduct a survey on the recruiting landscape for 2017. Among other practices, we wondered how employers were approaching their conversations with job candidates in the areas […]

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Research Reveals Why You Need Emotional Intelligence at Work

Does EQ outweigh IQ when it comes to success in the workplace? Nearly all human resources (HR) managers (95%) and workers (99%) surveyed by staffing firm OfficeTeam said it’s important for employees to have a high emotional quotient, or EQ, because it helps them manage their own emotions and understand and react to the emotions […]

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Infographic: Do Engineers Have It Made?

As demand for engineering talent grows, employers will increasingly struggle to hang on to their best and brightest: 67% of engineers say they are likely to explore other job opportunities this year and 81% are confident they will land that new role. In this highly competitive talent landscape, employers need to rethink talent retention; this […]

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HR Works: Recruiting from Alternative Candidate Pools—Ex-Offenders, Vets and the Disabled

Suddenly, with the improving economy, recruiting is on the front burner again. Organizations from all types of industries are experiencing difficulty hiring workers at all levels. For some guidance on how to kick start your recruiting, we’ve asked Arte Nathan to join us. Arte is the Principal of Strategic Development Worldwide and also serves as […]

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