Tag: Challenging

Finding Hope in a Challenging Year: A Conversation With Trevor Noah

Read Time1 Minute, 1 Second Born and raised in apartheid-era South Africa, award-winning comedian Trevor Noah brings his unique perspective on race, politics, and current events to The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. During our global digital event, Conversations for a Changing World, Noah sat down with award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien to discuss how his show adapted to pandemic-era production, his philanthropic efforts, and…

Employee Engagement Is About To Get (A Lot) More Challenging

“Gallups recent engagement trends data is such a head-scratcher. According to their most recent data, employee engagement is at an all-time high. You read that right. All-time high (at least for the 20-some years they’ve been measuring it). – Jason Lauritsen   Employee Engagement and 30 million unemployed in the U.S. As we have done throughout most of history, when it comes to designing…

COVID-19: Challenging the ‘status quo’ of recruitment

If the ‘status quo’ of your recruitment operation hasn’t been challenged in the last several years – by shifting job seeker behavior, low unemployment, emerging technologies, and unprecedented access to data – let this be the time. The times have changed and so should you. Here’s why: In Feb 2008, the U.S. economy had its first negative jobs report that led to the Great…

Organizational Agility and the CIO: Challenging Bureaucracy, Seeking Integration

This post was originally published on this site The CIO and COO face some of the greatest challenges in adopting agile ways of working, according to new global research from Workday. The study “Organizational Agility at Scale: The Key to Driving Digital Growth,”  conducted by Longitude, surveyed almost 1,000 business leaders across Asia, Europe, and North America. It found that a third of these…

Adecco: ‘challenging’ Q3 as growth slows

The Adecco Group (ADEN:SIX Swiss Ex) has reported a marginal increase in year-on-year revenues for Q3 2018. Group revenues were up 2 percent to almost €6 billion ($6.8 billion U.S.) from the same period last year but down from the 4 percent increase achieved in the second quarter. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view….

We’re Challenging Convention and Telling Job Candidates About It

There’s been a lot of talk about shortening the work week and work day lately. First, this company reduced the work week one day without adjusting compensation, and made a permanent change when productivity increased as a result. Then, Adam Grant suggested we shorten the work day to six hours, ending it when the school day ends (“We can be as productive and creative…