Tag: Working

What makes an effective remote working team?

Since the start of the pandemic, working from home has become ubiquitous, but the road to remote work has not been an easy one for some workers.  While the shift away from the office has represented a significant adjustment for employees, remote work has also presented a unique set of challenges for employers. Many team … Read more The post What makes an effective…

Working to Become a Hiring Manager of Choice

This month I’ve hired half a dozen employees for my team, and as I talked to them during a break in their training, I asked them about their experience. I was especially curious about what influenced their interest initially, how the process went for them, what were their concerns, and when did they decide they wanted the job. What made a difference? 1–Job Title…

Let’s Dive lands US$1.7 million to make remote working more human

Read Time2 Minute, 25 Second London – Let’s Dive a platform for remote employee engagement and building team culture has today announced it has raised US$1.7 million in funding led by Sequoia Capital India’s Surge. The funding round also saw participation from Village Global and several angel investors1. Let’s Dive will use the funding to further build experiences on the platform to help remote teams tackle…

Customer Speaks (Sharedpro)-3 Amazing Benefits of Working with RChilli

Read Time15 Second   As RChilli completes 10 years in the HR tech industry, we feel proud that we are serving 1600+ customers across 33+ countries. Many Fortune 500 customers such as PhenomPeople, Hitachi, Wipro, GR8 People, work with us. The post Customer Speaks (Sharedpro)-3 Amazing Benefits of Working with RChilli appeared first on HR Tech Feed.

Working from Home Tips from a WFH Convert 

Read Time4 Minute, 28 Second Working from Home Tips from a WFH Convert  For years, I never embraced the concept of working from home. To me, work was work and home was home. As a single, working mother, I always appreciated that I could leave the work at the office (for the most part) and concentrate on my second job: dinner, homework, bedtime, etc. The few times that I did work from home due to…

The Big Reset Playbook: What’s Working Now

What have companies done to respond to the pandemic? Here’s the answer: today we launch the first in a series of research studies on The Big Reset. We call it The Big Reset Playbook. This report summarizes more than 200 hours of interviews, in-depth case studies, and group discussions with 600 companies around … Read more» The post The Big Reset Playbook: What’s Working…

The Parent Trap: Work, Childcare, and the COVID-19 Pandemic Create Trying Times for Working Families

As fall rapidly approaches, organizations should pay extra attention to working parents and guardians: According to a survey from The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated, nearly three-quarters (72%) of U.S. employees with children under 18 in the household are anxious about balancing the demands of their job with childcare – including school re-openings, virtual learning, and daycare capacity – in the coming months. The…

2020 Staffing Industry Outlook Survey, Part 5: What’s working in sales and marketing?

In May and June 2020, Haley Marketing conducted an online survey of staffing industry professionals to find out how our industry has been impacted by the pandemic. Today’s post is a continuation of a series, in which we share survey data and practical information in a way your staffing firm can use.  Related posts in this series: 2020 Staffing Industry Outlook Survey, Part 1: Entering the Economic…

Productivity Skyrockets: Yes We’re Working Harder. But Also Smarter

I’ve been watching US Labor Productivity data for over a decade and for many years after the 2008 meltdown found it lagging. We struggled to rebuild our companies after the financial crisis and many of the new “labor-saving” ideas (digital tools, organizational transformation, automation) were not increasing output per hour worked. In fact, labor productivity … Read more» The post Productivity Skyrockets: Yes We’re…

Are you working more, or less, during the Pandemic?

If someone was to ask me I felt that, on average, were people working more, or less, during the pandemic I think my gut feel would be less. Not that I don’t think most people want to work, it’s just so much got shut down and so many jobs went remote, it would seem natural that most people worked less. Our perception of how…