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Future of HRMetrics
January 11, 2017

Are you ready for the future of HR?

Now that we know what HR should leave behind in 2016, how do we start building the capabilities of HR for the future and stop the HR hamster wheel of madness? Human Resources is a department that is rapidly changing – with opportunities and possibilities beyond imagine, when comparing HR of the…
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Future of HRMetrics
January 4, 2017

The HR Hamster Wheel

As we start 2017, you’re probably starting off exactly where you left off – with maybe a little more rest and a feeling of rejuvenation… until you hit 3pm and realize your break has been long forgotten. HR doesn’t stop, even when we want it to. But isn’t it so……
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Employee CommunicationsMetrics
December 28, 2016

What Should HR Leave Behind in 2016?

One of my brilliant friends and mentors, Pam Slim, asked and then wrote a fantastic post about, “What are we going to leave behind in 2016?” The premise was that when we look at year-end activities and planning, we’re so focused on what we are going to do in the…
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Employee Communications
November 30, 2016

You Lost Me at “Memo”

I hope you’re not seeing the word “memo” being thrown around as often I have been lately. I thought for sure that word had been outlawed when email came around, but I digress. A few weeks back, I received an email from a very reputable HR consulting practice telling me…
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Employee CommunicationsOpen Enrollment
November 2, 2016

Annual Enrollment Not Going as Planned? Stop Doing This Immediately

And once again, you’re likely in the thick of Annual Enrollment – how did that happen? Maybe it’s not going so well this year. Maybe your employees aren’t signing up, renewing or choosing the plans you want them to. Or worse, they are simply ignoring it altogether… leaving you open…
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Metrics
October 26, 2016

Uncover the HR Metrics You’re Ignoring

The majority of HR professionals are in positions of leadership, but not necessarily power or decision-making. Sound familiar? Many of the BIG decisions or conversations, tend to happen behind closed doors among senior HR leaders. And likely, you’re not a part of those conversations or they haven’t asked you for…
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Employee Communications
October 13, 2016

How to Start Listening to Your Employees

We’ve all come across the situation before – your favorite store just changed the way they do something, missing the most obvious perk, leaving you questioning why they would make that change. My response is usually, “I don’t know, they didn’t ask me….” And of course I’d provide the “obvious”…
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Metrics
September 28, 2016

Are You Being Seduced by Powerful HR Metrics?

HR metrics can be sexy, but it all depends on how you’re being seduced into using them. A recent article in the Analytics world jarred me to attention. It asked, “Are you being seduced by powerful analytics applied to a narrow question?” Hmmm… why yes, I believe almost all HR…
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Employee CommunicationsIntranetMetrics
September 14, 2016

Your Intranet: Using HR Metrics to Drive Your User Experience

Your intranet can be a powerful tool to reach your employees – especially if you’ve gotten back to the basics. But your intranet can be so much more than it currently is for you. Just like any other HR-related program, your HR metrics should be used to drive deeper engagement…
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