Let’s face it, sometimes recruiting can feel like a never-ending battle for employers. Not only are there fewer candidates for each role, but candidates are often weighing more than one job offer at a time.
The employee handbook: It sounds so routine, like something that’s been around forever and just needs a quick and easy update every year or so, a task that an HR professional like yourself can handle with ease. But considering the rapidly changing legal landscape and the ever-growing number of ways for employers to find themselves […]
Every week, it seems like there is a shocking new #MeToo or #TimesUp controversy dominating the headlines. Amid these powerful movements, companies must be more vigilant than ever to avoid becoming the next newsworthy story.
While most employers in California are aware they have a duty to accommodate the disabilities of qualified individuals, many struggle with the specifics of when an accommodation is required and how the accommodation process should work from a legal perspective.
The Psychology of Learning and How to Incorporate Memorable Vignettes into Training Content When it comes to corporate training, effective story telling can be the most powerful tool for making your training stick by keeping your employees engaged and making the message resonate. If you want to see maximum value from your training initiatives, apply the […]
An assistant professor of economics at MIT Sloan found that soft skills training returned roughly 250 percent on investment within eight months of its conclusion. Boosts in worker productivity accounted for much of this gain, but the training also led to the enhanced ability to perform complex tasks more quickly, short-term improvements in attendance, and increased retention […]
It’s important to realize that conflict is inevitable. People have different personalities, points of view, ideas, and needs. Whenever and wherever people work closely together, there is going to be occasional disagreements. The good news? All conflicts can be resolved if you manage them properly. Conflict resolution is crucial to the overall success of your business. […]
Mobile learning, also known as mLearning, is becoming much more common in the workplace as the workplace—and the work itself—becomes more mobile. To help you get started with what you need to know about mobile learning, Mobile Learning: What You Need to Know will look at the current makeup of the workforce and its increasing technical savvy […]
California recently enacted two new laws that have major impact on employers and their hiring strategies – Ban-the-Box and Salary History Ban.
Did you know that 60% of companies currently offer some type of telecommuting benefit to their employees? And that 1/3 of employees report that they’d be willing to take a pay in exchange for telecommuting benefits? Whether you already have a telecommuting program in place or you’re considering offering any form of an off-site benefit […]