Talent focused Organizations

14
Feb

Calculating Your ROI with Talmetrix: Free Trial of Our ROI Calculator

Studies have linked increased employee engagement to better productivity and reduced turnover – but what about its impact on your financials? Because we’re constantly asked about the returns of investing in the employee experience, we created a tool to show you the direct impact that improving your employee experience can have on your bottom line. “The ROI calculator was designed

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27
Jan

7 of the Biggest Business Risks in 2017 (Part Two)

In part one of our series on reducing business risks, we spoke with Brian Dershaw, a partner in Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP’s Labor & Employment group, about three key business risks that leaders should be thinking about: a lack of actionable workforce insights, company reputation, and the challenges that can come with mergers and acquisitions. “’Employment related lawsuits are

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17
Jan

How Does Employee Engagement Affect Company Performance?

A recent cover story in the Association for Talent Development highlighted much of what our bread and butter is here at Talmetrix: how a culture of engagement is tied to improved company performance, manager effectiveness, retention, and productivity.  Here are a few other noteworthy articles on the topic, including where people analytics will continue to come into play in the

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5
Jan

7 of the Biggest Business Risks in 2017 (Part One)

While every business has its own risks, these risks are also opportunities, points out Brian Dershaw, a partner in Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP’s Labor & Employment group, during our conversation with him on the topic of risk mitigation and the tie to employee engagement and culture. Dershaw has broad experience serving as employment and labor counsel and outside general

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27
Dec

Business, HR & Talent Predictions for 2017

We’ve compiled responses from a group of HR and talent management thought leaders on what they learned in the last year, and what they’ll be watching in 2017. See part one and part two in the series, and then read the rest of their predictions below. Fill in the blank: In 2017, talent-focused organizations will move away from _____ and move

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20
Dec

2017 Workplace Trends for Talent-Focused Organizations

In our last post, we asked a group of HR and talent management thought leaders what they learned in the last year, and what they’ll be watching in 2017. In this post, we continue the conversation about what talent-focused organizations should be watching in the new year.

14
Dec

HR Hot Topics for 2017

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

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8
Dec

4 Elements That Build a Culture of Health & Happiness at Work

We have talked about all the cool things many companies are doing to try and increase employee happiness, experience, and culture. Now we will get to the fun part. So what exactly improves employee happiness? Lucky for us, The Harvard Business Review and The Energy Project teamed up to figure it out and it boils down to four things. The

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1
Dec

4 Ways the Best HR Leaders Support Organizational Change

How do you define a “strong” or “positive” company culture?  How do you maintain a strong culture through organizational change? It’s true that a so-called “strong” company culture is one where employees are engaged.   When employees are engaged performance, productivity, retention, profitability, innovation, service, and customer experience all benefit. But as a recent Harvard Business Review article, “HR Can’t

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30
Nov

Engaged Cultures: Harshaw Trane

Talmetrix is on a mission to recognize companies and leaders like Harshaw Trane below, that achieve high performance through engaged cultures. We’re spotlighting companies where employees are proud to work and are doing great things, but their stories might not make headlines. Great cultures and employee engagement aren’t built on crazy perks, but in the way people work, the type

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22
Nov

Prioritize Your People: Create Employee Experiences to Drive Business Outcomes

The employee experience is as critical, if not more critical, than any other priority for leaders today. “The employee experience includes all those things that equip and enable an employee to do his or her job,” says Chris Powell, CEO of Talmetrix. The employee experience includes how someone perceives themselves within a business given the makeup of teams, the communication styles adopted,

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