Positive Employee Experience – A New Roadmap to Retain Top Talent

Positive Employee Experience – A New Roadmap to Retain Top Talent

2018 has seen a shift in HR’s focus area. The emphasis is on “Employee Experience” now. It is about the experience an employee gets at work. A recent study has found that 83% of HR leaders cite “employee experience” as an important factor for organizational success. By offering a valuable workplace experience that meets professional […]

Employee Retention – Is It a Yay or Nay for Your Company in 2018?

Employee Retention – Is It a Yay or Nay for Your Company in 2018?

Employee Retention has become a concern for organizations across the globe. Employee turnover adversely affects a company’s performance and growth. According to the Centre for American Progress, employee turnover costs roughly 20% of an employee’s salary to replace that individual. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics states that people quit jobs in search of better […]

Recruitment Statistics – Challenges, Trends and Insights for Better Hiring

Recruitment Statistics – Challenges, Trends and Insights for Better Hiring

2018 has brought a change in the recruiting landscape. Recruiters and hiring managers are now more focused than ever; trying every possible way to retain talented candidates. Blind hiring isn’t always a good idea. Increased awareness among job applicants, the fear of negative employer branding, poor candidate experience and shortage of top talent are some […]

Performance Management Trends To Follow In 2018

Performance Management Trends To Follow In 2018

Traditional Performance Management approach is broken! Experts believe that old school performance management approach is inaccurate and unfair, as it limits managers and HR to a time-consuming review process and does not yield clear improvements in organizational or individual performance. It has been more about measuring employee performance to meet ranking purposes, rather than focusing […]

Latest HR Buzz: Employee Engagement Trends for 2018

Latest HR Buzz: Employee Engagement Trends for 2018

Do you believe that engaged employees make a highly productive, growing and profitable workforce? Most of you reading this post would agree with this thought. An engaged employee feels enthusiastic, committed and completely involved in work and at the workplace. Engaged employees are loyal towards their organization, and perform well to achieve larger individual and […]

8 HR Trends to Watch for in 2018

8 HR Trends to Watch for in 2018

HR continues to be restructured with the evolution and increasing use of technologies, mobile applications and social media. The upcoming year is expected to see technology as a biggest driving force in introducing new HR innovations that enable companies to accomplish more with less. Look at the infograph. The coming year is more about keeping […]

10 Best HR and Recruitment Blogs to Follow in 2018

10 Best HR and Recruitment Blogs to Follow in 2018

Here’s a list of top 10 HR and Recruitment blogs that you may like to follow in 2018. Stay tuned to know latest news and trends in HR. HR Bartender Founded and run by Sharlyn Lauby, this blog focuses on topics that relate to the workplace, not just human resources. Some of the most popular […]

Can Managers Accelerate Employee Productivity by Tracking Real-Time Performance?

Can Managers Accelerate Employee Productivity by Tracking Real-Time Performance?

Setting employee goals in a transparent manner and continuous measurement of employee achievements is critical to business success. While a lot of effort is put into setting goals and documenting them, the need to track real-time progress of goals and measure performance often remains underestimated. This results in loss of productivity, disengaged teams, and under-utilization […]

Performance Evaluation Facts To Keep Millennials Engaged & Productive

Performance Evaluation Facts To Keep Millennials Engaged & Productive

By 2020, millennials will form the largest part of the entire U.S. workforce. Reports say that millennials constantly change their jobs, if they don’t feel valued or find no career growth at their current workplace. To meet their expectations, companies are trying to figure out ways to engage and retain millennial talent. Out of many […]

Infographic: Why Do We Need a Cloud-Based HR Software?

Infographic: Why Do We Need a Cloud-Based HR Software?

In today’s global economy, HR challenges affect all aspects of a business. The traditional ways of hiring, managing and retaining workforce need to be transformed to meet the business objectives. HR should be well informed and updated with the latest evolution in HR automation and aim at becoming a strategic partner in the business. Overcome […]

How to Make Performance Reviews More Meaningful?

How to Make Performance Reviews More Meaningful?

Are performance reviews making any difference in your workforce productivity? Is it even effective in optimizing an employee’s performance? Not sure? You’re not alone! Ideally, performance review is a systematic process to evaluate and document performance of an employee. If an appraisal process is designed and implemented carefully, it can help managers and HR to […]

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 […]

Reasons To Automate Performance Appraisal System: A Comparative Study

Reasons To Automate Performance Appraisal System: A Comparative Study

Organizations use employee performance appraisal as a tool to determine the effectiveness of employee goals and provide feedback against these goals. Employees’ performance is an essential factor in an organization’s ability to meet its objectives. Appraisals often cause stress, anxiety and dismay amongst employees. It is one of the most dreaded tasks that employees and […]

How to make 2017 More Successful from HR Perspective?

How to make 2017 More Successful from HR Perspective?

Employee retention and workforce performance are two major challenges for nearly every organization. For achieving better business outcomes, companies need to engage top talent and create a work culture where each employee adds value to the business. Since employees take time to deliver results, it is important to retain experienced and high capability employees. The […]

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 […]

Best Practices for an Effortless Employee On-boarding Process

Best Practices for an Effortless Employee On-boarding Process

35 percent of companies spend 0 dollars on employee onboarding program. The idea of spending thousands of dollars to hire an employee and no investments on making them productive is surely detrimental, and certainly not a great move to make your business successful. Right? Employers need new hires who can connect with their team, participate […]

Engaging Millennial Workforce Is No More A Challenge In 2017

Engaging Millennial Workforce Is No More A Challenge In 2017

Got millennials at your workplace? If not, they will soon be working with you. Before millennial workforce join your organization (or before they think of exiting your workplace), plan creating an engaging and friendly work environment for them. Millennial workforce is the most educated generation of employees exhibiting characteristics that could be an asset for […]

Prediction: It’s Time to Re-engineer Performance Management Process

Prediction: It’s Time to Re-engineer Performance Management Process

Why is it important to redefine performance management? Because, it can give us a better way to manage employees, improve their productivity and increase overall organizational effectiveness. According to Josh Bersin, only 8% organizations believe that their performance management process is worth the time they put into. Deloitte found that many organizations were struggling to […]

6 HR Trends You’ll See In 2017

6 HR Trends You’ll See In 2017

As we have entered in the last quarter of 2016, we are all excited to welcome another year. BUT… Are we equally excited to accept and implement digital transformational changes taking place in the human resource management due to advancing HR Technology. Well, I guess… we are! Let’s take a closer look at upcoming human […]