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Post date: September 11, 2017
An Indeed.com survey reported that nearly 60 percent of corporate leaders said lack of soft skills among job candidates limits their companies’ productivity. A LinkedIn study revealed that the escalated demand for soft skills is largely unmet.     Formidable growth in workplace technology and...
Post date: March 31, 2020
We are in the Golden Age of the HR profession, and the chief people officer (CPO) is at the helm. Technology and automation are freeing HR leaders from more administrative and process-related work, powering the CPO’s role to guide the organization in designing and implementing the talent strategies...
Post date: February 28, 2019
New research by Burning Glass Technologies, a company that analyzes nearly a billion job postings and employee resumes from millions of companies, has documented a growing and under-the-radar trend in the workforce. Jobs are rapidly becoming more “hybrid,” combining skill sets that previously never...
Post date: August 16, 2018
Whether you know it or not, you are using artificial intelligence (AI) every day. You may be listening to your personalized playlist on Spotify or using Waze to navigate your route in traffic. These companies have developed a highly personalized user experience powered by AI technology. So while...
Post date: June 26, 2017
HR service delivery is the new frontier. Innovation in HR is exploding. We are transitioning our focus beyond core HR recruiting and talent management systems to how HR is going digital in the service delivery space and what that means for the employee experience as well as the HR profession...
Post date: January 14, 2021
For leaders who came up in a business climate obsessed with efficiency and cost savings, putting resiliency, preparedness and exploration as top priorities is counterintuitive. Yet, the world continues to increase in complexity and uncertainty. The concepts that helped organizations succeed in the...
Post date: April 25, 2019
For the last 60 years, NASA has been marked by talented, curious, and relentless adventurers who have explored the unknown for the benefit of humanity. This workforce has achieved the impossible, including setting foot on the Moon, landing rovers on Mars, living for nearly two decades in Low Earth...
Post date: October 27, 2020
The nature of the workforce is changing fast, and it is connected to the world’s most potent change agent: technology such as artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics. While the discussion in popular media around this topic focuses mostly on the displacement of jobs, we believe that in the short...
Post date: January 7, 2020
As we enter a new decade in the world of work, here are six trends HR leaders should keep in mind.  1. Pay equity and transparency will remain a priority.  Analyzing pay records for gender pay gaps and pay inequities is becoming standard practice, with remediation efforts not far behind, according...
Post date: March 16, 2021
When two labor market scholars set out to study a decade of job growth, they shed light on changes in how we work that had been underway, though largely under the radar, for decades. Originally conceived of as contract work, “alternative” work today includes a range of work performed by outsourced...