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Employee EngagementEmployee ExperienceFuture of HRHRevolution
April 3, 2019

4 Steps to Becoming a People-First Culture

For the past five to 10 years, incorporating the idea of being a “people-first” culture spread like a wild fire throughout company mission statements and values. Do any of these sound familiar? We put our people first. We care about our employees. We are committed to providing a good company…
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Employee EngagementFuture of HRMetrics
March 20, 2019

One HR Metric, Interpreted 5 Ways (fail!)

One of the most overlooked realities when it comes to HR metrics, is the importance of the story around the number you share. This is why so many of our HR dashboards and metrics updates, live a very quick death never to be looked at or referred to as useful…
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Future of HRHRevolutionMetrics
March 6, 2019

From Numbers to a Story

I know, I know – you want to get started with HR metrics, but then you realize that choosing the right metrics and figuring out to track them, is just the first step. Because your metrics have absolutely no value, if you can’t tell the right story with them. You’re…
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Employee EngagementFuture of HRMetrics
February 20, 2019

How an HR Department of One Used HR Metrics to Increase Retention

It’s true that all HR metrics are not created equal. Just like any other type of statistic or measurement, the numbers only matter if they are helping you determine the right solution. For example, if your company tracks your employee turnover rate – without carving out voluntary, key talent, and…
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Future of HRHRevolutionMetrics
February 13, 2019

4 Steps to Your First HR Metric

The foundation of delivering great, value-driven HR, starts with knowing how effective your current HR program is – through HR metrics. For most of us, thinking about adding more math and calculations to our life seems… overwhelming, to say the least. Or maybe you aren’t quite sure where to start.…
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Employee EngagementEmployee ExperienceFuture of HRHRevolution
October 30, 2018

What is this thing, the “Employee Experience?”

Over the past few years as HR embarks on the next H(R)evolution, HR has continued to look for ways to expand employee engagement to include the overall employee experience. While like engagement, the definition of employee experience varies based on who you ask and where you work, the overall intent…
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Future of HRMetrics
April 19, 2017

3 Rules for the Content of Your HR Dashboard

HR Dashboards have been a key tool for HR professionals across various departments for a few years now. I remember working on my first one in 2008-ish, and it looked like this. Not exactly pretty – but at the time, it did the job. It summarized all of the “important”…
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Future of HRHRevolution
March 22, 2017

4 Ways to Add Immediate Strategic HR Value

Since we can all agree that the “Key to Great HR” doesn’t reside with certain certifications or standard learning, what is the key to great HR? How can you deliver immediate strategic value – even in an HR department of one? 4 Ways to Add Immediate Strategic HR Value –…
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Future of HR
March 15, 2017

The “Key to Great HR”

Admittedly, I’ve become a news junkie over the past year or so. And because of that, I constantly have the news on in the background. A strange side effect of watching cable news is all of the commercials you encounter time and time again. Within any given hour, you’re likely…
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