We asked a handful of thought leaders what they learned in the last year. Then we asked a larger group of HR influencers and leaders what they’ll be focusing on, and what talent-focused organizations should be watching, in the next year. Here’s what they said. Stay tuned for our next post where we asked other questions, including what HR Hot Topics leaders
Bringing together industry experts and thought leaders, this year’s HR Tech Conference, held October 4-7, once again did not disappoint. Showcasing strategies, trends and ideas in action, #HRTechConf was packed with insights on innovation in HR tech, business process, employee experience, organizational success, social, mobile, analytics and much more. As many of us look to prepare for the coming year,
We’re always looking for engaging insights on talent management, workforce analytics and employee feedback. Here we share 10 of the top blogs we consistently follow to make sure we’re a part of the employee engagement conversation.
Marketing and sales software giant HubSpot has appeared several times on various “great place to work” lists and received accolades for its transparent, friendly corporate culture. How does the Boston-based company do it? HubSpot’s strong culture isn’t the result of top-down management, says Director of Talent and Culture Katie Burke. “The vast majority of ideas have nothing to do with
This is an excerpt of a post that originally appeared on American Express OPEN Forum on April 14, 2015. It can take great teams of great people for high-growth companies to achieve their ambitious goals. But not all great people are created equal. Workers who would be great for a steady, established enterprise aren’t the same ones that would be
This is an excerpt of a post that originally appeared on SmartBlog on Leadership on Feb. 9, 2015. One of the strongest alliances human resources can have within an organization is with the IT department because, of all parts of the organization, IT probably has the biggest impact on the employee experience and employee engagement. While HR is focused on
Last week, Cy Wakeman shared a different way of looking at employee engagement and explained employee accountability is an essential first step in building engagement and boosting results. Today, she explains more benefits of employee accountability and offers tactics for incorporating it into your organization’s efforts toward building employee engagement. What are some action steps employers can take once they
Cy Wakeman started her work life as a counselor, helping people who wanted to achieve better results and experience more happiness in their lives. She told her clients to stop blaming their circumstances and take responsibility for their results. When she moved into leadership positions, she started applying that mindset to her employees, too, and found they were able to
We had an amazing experience at the HR Technology Conference in Vegas last week. Part of what made the week so great was getting to meet awesome new people and spend time with excellent old friends. In the lead-up to HR Tech each year, attendees are inundated with blog posts and newsletters telling them who they need to meet at
Here at BlackbookHR, we know that best human capital management experts are also experts in sales and marketing. We know this because we work with senior-level HR professionals all over the world who understand that marking is more than just promoting a message and selling products or services. Great marketing and effective employee communications match what you say — and
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