How to Overcome Challenges in Employee Scheduling? Spend 2 minutes to Get a Solution

How to Overcome Challenges in Employee Scheduling? Spend 2 minutes to Get a Solution

Organizations that are “open beyond regular working hours” face multiple challenges in schedule management of their employees. Efficient shift management has become an absolute necessity for such businesses. Whether it is a customer support process for a manufacturing unit or a mid-sized healthcare facility – each requires a round-the-clock availability of personnel. Floor managers are […]

How to Avoid Manager Bias from Performance Appraisals?

How to Avoid Manager Bias from Performance Appraisals?

Performance Appraisals are conducted to evaluate employee performance, identify skill development needs and recognize valuable contribution of the top performers. Using a standard rating criterion in performance evaluation ensures fairness in the process. Impact of Rating Patterns of Managers in Performance Appraisals During performance reviews, every manager uniquely evaluates and scores employees on multiple performance […]

How to Avoid Office Politics Without Getting Your Hands Dirty?

How to Avoid Office Politics Without Getting Your Hands Dirty?

Office politics is an evil that impacts employee’s performance. It can occur for any reason, be it money, power, status or just for greed. Politics at workplace takes an emotional toll on everyone involved in it. Arguments, favouritism and difference in opinions become a common sight at workplaces where political games exist. Political games, often […]

How Trump’s ‘Hire American’ Policy Will Bring a Change?

How Trump’s ‘Hire American’ Policy Will Bring a Change?

President Donald Trump has made changes to H-1B visa program that intends to bring in highly skilled employees. Trump’s administration is looking forward to strengthening ‘Buy American, Hire American’ policy. Trump’s New ‘Hire American’ Policy The first part of the policy calls for the federal government to reinforce ‘Buy American’ to give preference to buying […]

58% Companies Say That Performance Management Is an Ineffective Use of Time. Why?

58% Companies Say That Performance Management Is an Ineffective Use of Time. Why?

CFOs estimate that ineffective performance management processes result into thirty percent loss of company’s performance potential. And only 8% of organizations drive high value from these processes. In Brandon Hall Group’s 2016 Performance Management study, 72% of organizations found their performance management process to be “some – what effective” or “not at all effective”. [Source] […]

Why Only 31.5% of U.S. Employees Are Engaged at Work?

Why Only 31.5% of U.S. Employees Are Engaged at Work?

Gallup, through their research found that only 31.5% of U.S. employees and 13% worldwide are actively engaged in their jobs. Lack of engagement and low productivity cost up to $550 billion every year to the employers. People are an important asset to an organization and managers can get the best out of these people by […]

Top 3 Lessons to Engage Millennial Workforce

Top 3 Lessons to Engage Millennial Workforce

By 2020, millennials will make up nearly 50% of the entire global workforce. Millennials or also known as Gen Y is soon going to outnumber baby boomers and generation X in the population count. Soon, we will see millennials becoming managers and future leaders, and dominating each business sector. According to a PWC report, 63.3% […]

Cut Down on Employee Queries & Save Time with An Online HRIS Solution

Cut Down on Employee Queries & Save Time with An Online HRIS Solution

Before you read about HR automation and ways to make HR operations more effective, read what Janet, the HR Manager of a mid-sized company, manages on a day-to-day basis. Janet is an HR manager in a leading business services firm. She manages a team of 3 members that keeps her occupied with multiple tasks. Besides […]

Infographic : How Managers Can Set Employee Goals For Better Performance

Infographic : How Managers Can Set Employee Goals For Better Performance

Take a moment to assume yourself to be a member of sales team in a product based company. An email notification pops up on your laptop screen. Message: Well, the goal doesn’t seem to be an easy one! But is this the right way to decide an employee’s goals? Does the manager even know if […]