There are also tools available today to test the level of employee engagement in your company. Not long ago I wrote about TINYpulse. I love this company. They offer a simple software program to survey employees and monitor their levels of motivation …
No, he wants to launch fusion bombs into the sky over Mars' two poles to create tiny pulse suns. These suns would be similar to our own sun, but would only last for a short while. Musk outlined his plan on Friday during the SolarCity solar panel launch …
Employee performance issues often create a real sense of angst for employers. To avoid such angst, many managers choose to ignore performance issues or only subtly address these issues in a year-end evaluation.
“Today’s workforce requires empowerment for inspiration and motivation more than money.” — Shannon Kinney, Founder and CEO of Dream Local
Over a year ago Jim D’Amico and I started talking about how cool it would be to have a Recruiting only conference right here in our great state of Michigan! We had some models of how some others did it, primarily Paul DeBettignies out of Minnesota, and we decided to give it a try. HR […]
I love my ATS. It’s iCIMS. They should send me a t-shirt that says I “heart” iCIMS… just like those I “heart” NY shirts. I’d wear it. All the time. And I’ve got a conference gig coming up so (hint, hint) now’s a good time to send it. Seriously big fan… a couple of years ago […]
It's the same way for recruiters and hiring managers who browse LinkedIn looking for job candidates and consultants. They might find your LinkedIn profile and glance at it quickly. How much time will you get to make the impression you want to make?
Augmented reality (AR) provides a live view of a physical, real-world environment, the elements of which are augmented by computer-generated input such as information, sound, video, graphics, or GPS data. AR has been in existence for quite a while, but …
Microsoft is aiming to make it easier for people to do just that with a new integration the company announced Thursday between its digital assistant Cortana and enterprise social network LinkedIn. When users connect their LinkedIn account with Cortana …
While it’s getting easier to find talent, the search is only half the battle. What do you do with them when you’ve found them?
Helen Fisher, PhD. is a Biological Anthropologist and Chief Scientific Advisor to the Internet dating site Match.com. Helen’s life work is centered around the Three Loves Theory, which helps us better understand our relationships. The Three Loves Theory basically says not all love we feel is experienced equally. Fisher have studied the cognitive and neurobiological processes […]
Throughout my career, I’ve seen employees lauded or criticized for their ability to “think strategically.” It’s in numerous competency models and used in performance management systems across the country. We use this term like it’s universally understood, but ask people to describe it and you’ll probably hear inconsistency. So what is “Thinking Strategically” anyway? To […]
Can a personal blog help you in other ways? The answer to that question is an absolute yes. The way that companies and their managers screen potential employees has changed a great deal, and your blog could rocket you to the top of the candidate pile.
The HR Tech Conference is the place to see the latest, greatest, coolest, most awesome HR software and products. If you walk the expo floor, every exhibitor will tell you they can make HR more efficient, or at least effective. And they probably are right. But only if the product is a good match for […]