Category : General

HR / General - 1 week ago

How to Interrupt Someone During a Meeting

Picture this: You're in a client meeting along with a few of your colleagues. The client asks a question, and one of your colleagues starts to answer it — but you can tell he has misheard the question. You observe the client pursing her lips,...

HR / General - 1 week ago

Keep Your Jargon to Yourself

Have you ever wondered how your website is doing in the SERPs? What about your PPC? Are you getting a good CPA? What about the CPM? Are you tracking all of your KPIs? Was that paragraph obnoxious or what? There's a good chance I almost lost y...

HR / General - 1 week ago

Work and Life and Everything In Between

My mother, who has dementia, has been living with us now for a week.& & A really really REALLYlong week. Getting her to Louisiana was neither an easy task not did it occur in a particularly seamless fashion. Over the last month I...

HR / General - 1 week ago

The value of talent ecosystems

14th Jan 2019 T In a complex market where organisations are facing increasing pressure for continuous adaption amid fierce competition, the need for HR... By Nick Bowles Head of Stakeholder...

HR / General - 1 week ago

It’s Time to Stop Acquiring Talent

Talent is something that’s inborn, and when you acquire something, you just grab it off the shelf. Well, job candidates aren’t cartons of milk. It’s Time To Stop Hiring Talent! | Suzanne Lucas | DisruptHR Talks from DisruptHR on Vimeo...

HR / General - 1 week ago

IJ Gorman

I’m just back from 24 hours in Las Vegas where I spent time remembering my friend IJ Gorman. Ira-John Gorman was an athlete, a coach, and a teacher. He persisted through a rocky childhood and made a place for himself in this world by being an...

HR / General - 1 week ago

weekend free-for-all – January 12-13, 2019

This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. (This one is truly no work and no school.) Book recommendation of the week: Severance, by Ling Ma. Alternating between flashbac...

HR / General - 1 week ago

open thread – January 11-12, 2019

Do you remember the person who wrote out “I QUIT” in cod, haddock, and tilapia? A photo of the incident has been obtained! Also, in late-breaking news, two photos of the ducks from this morning’s post have also been obtained. I don&...

HR / General - 1 week ago

What HR Tech Leaders Say about HR 2019

What will Human Resources look like in 2019? Well, it’s not as if we are going to go through some huge renaissance, but it’s an ever-changing field–especially when it comes to tech. At& Unleash& (an HR Technology Confere...

HR / General - 1 week ago

5 Thoughtful Ways to Retain Your Top Talent

Employee turnover costs US companies $160 billion a year. That's a sobering statistic for any organization, but the stakes can be even higher in certain industries. For example, failure to retain key talent can be a potentially life-threateni...