Talmetrix Blog

12
Aug

The Tipping Point in Human Resources is You

You can’t go a single day without somebody lecturing you about the future of HR. It’s not lost on us that most of the people who lecture you about the future of human resources are vendors and consultants who have never worked a day in HR. We’re not like that. Our CEO is a noted and accomplished HR leader. We

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11
Aug

DisruptHR Denver

DisruptHR Denver is back. Disrupt is a night of short focused talks from professionals who want to share their ideas on how we can move our talent thinking forward. We’re borrowing from the genius of Ignite, so each speaker will have five minutes to blow your mind! Meredith Masse and Mary Faulkner are the event organizers. These are two astonishing

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8
Aug

Weekend Reading for Naughty HR Professionals

You challenge the status quo. You break the rules. Why are you reading the same boring stuff as other HR professionals? Here are a few things we like from the internet. This is our recommended weekend reading for you.

7
Aug

Chris Powell: The CEO Who Worked in Human Resources

My name is Chris Powell. I am the CEO of Talmetrix, and I have a confession to make: I worked in Human Resources for over 20 years, and I loved it. I had a blast working on the front lines of HR. I had an amazing run at incredible companies such as Scripps Networks Interactive, ING (VOYA), Marriott and Deloitte.

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6
Aug

Researching Company Culture

We are obsessed with your company’s culture. At the heart of our employee engagement software, there is a deep and profound respect for what you’ve built in your organization. We are not alone.

5
Aug

HR Disruptors: Jennifer McClure

We are big fans of Jennifer McClure. Jennifer is keynoting a great conference outside of Chicago called IL SHRM, this week, and we thought we would show you an example of her crazy-mad skills and ability to roll with the punches. This is from DisruptHR in Cincinnati back in 2013. DisruptHR – Cincinnati 12/4/2013 from Talmetrix on Vimeo. If you are an HR professional,

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4
Aug

The First Employee Engagement Platform

Engagement is not just one of the things to worry about. It is “the thing” to worry about. If you are a business leader, you need to jump off the employee engagement bandwagon — with bogus surveys and worthless data — and start sensing what is happening in your workforce.

1
Aug

Weekend Reading for Disruptive HR Professionals

We had a huge week at Talmetrix.

31
Jul

Disrupt HR Cleveland is Tonight!

We hope you can join us for Disrupt HR — a night of focused talks from professionals who want to share their ideas on how we can move HR forward. It’s tonight, and details are here. The event begins at 5:30 PM with a kick-ass networking reception. The presentations begin at 6:15. Each speaker gets 20 slides that auto-advance after 20

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30
Jul

DisruptHR Cleveland

Please join us for DisruptHR on July 31st. It’s a night of short, focused talks from professionals who want to share their ideas on how we can move HR forward. DISRUPT is an information exchange designed to energize, inform and empower people in the HR field. Once in a while an event series is born that shakes things up, it makes you

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29
Jul

What is Talmetrix?

I spent a long time in corporate HR – over 20 years – figuring out how to achieve the best balance between employer/employee needs and return on investment. The biggest challenge I faced was having all of the information available to me (performance, payroll, time and attendance, etc) packaged properly in order to make informed decisions. Organizations are human systems,

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