Mary Kaylor is Lead, Public Affairs at SHRM. She is on Twitter at @SHRMKaylor.
On June 19, @shrmnextchat chatted with Meredeth Bradford (@MeredethCB), Vice President, Service Solutions from @firstadvantage about Criminal Records Watch- Ongoing Post-Hire Monitoring, and how employers can proactively monitor their workforce to create safety and security for all.
One of out every five working Americans has left a job because of a toxic work culture. And 64 percent say managers have the greatest cultural impact.
It’s time we have a serious conversation about culture in the workplace and the real impact People Managers have on morale, productivity and the business bottom line.
On June 5, @shrmnextchat chatted with Tracie Sponenberg (@TracieSpon), senior vice president of human resources at the Granite Group and Michelle Strasbuger (@Michelle_Straz), talent engagement director at Emerson Ecologics about How to Transform Your HR Department Through Technology (Even If Your HR Department Is Just You).
“I’ll take FLSA for $1,000, Alex.”
On May 22, @shrmnextchat chatted with @JenniferMcClure about The 4 Strategies to Meet Business Challenges and Deliver Maximum Impact on Results #SHRM19.
If you missed this excellent chat and preview to Jennifer's #SHRM19 mega session, you can read all the tweets here or below:
On May 15, @shrmnextchat chatted with @TimSackett and @kris_dunn about The Nine Faces of HR and the Future of HR Technology.
If you missed this excellent chat you can read all the tweets here or below:
You've heard the buzzwords about becoming a great HR leader: find a seat at the table; get strategic; know the business. But the hard yet compelling reality is that every HR professional can be classified as one of nine “faces” or personas. Some can find the seat, get strategic and know the business—and others can't.
On May 8, @shrmnextchat chatted with #SHRM19 speaker and Vice President of HR for LaRosa's Pizzeria, Inc. Steve Brown, @sbrownehr about HR Rising !! - From Ownership to Leadership.
If you missed this excellent chat which was a preview of his session at #SHRM19, you can read all the tweets here or below:
There’s no question that the human resources profession has seen dramatic shifts in the past 10 years. We’ve experienced transformation on many technology fronts in the workplace, which has provided HR the opportunity and ability to shape, define and implement the people practices that will drive a business’s success in the new world of work.
Ask any HR professional about the workplace issues that create some of the biggest job-related headaches, and managing leaves of absence will most likely be at the top of the list.
Do you feel like some of the time you spend at work is being wasted? You’re not alone! As it turns out, many employees could probably get their jobs done in shorter workdays, but inefficient processes, interruptions, meetings and other daily distractions hamper the ability to focus and to complete the work that needs to get done.
Think about the last candidate you interviewed for an open position in your organization. You were most likely focused on finding someone with the skills and experience needed to meet the qualifications for the job. But did you consider curiosity?
Every year, nearly 700,000 people are released from prison. Unfortunately, these individuals can find themselves locked out of the job market due to outdated employment practices that continue to present barriers to their hiring. With the unemployment rate below 4 percent, however, this is no longer a practical strategy for organizations.