How To Manage Your Employees The Way You Manage Your Money

How To Manage Your Employees The Way You Manage Your Money

According to a Harvard Business Review study, only 15% of the company’s workforce are difference makers. That means, roughly only 1 out of 7 employees is a real player! Well, the “Star” employee is not the subject matter here, it’s the remaining six! Companies face various issues when it comes to overall company efficiency, and […]

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 […]

Use Predictive HR Analytics to Transform HR Strategy

Use Predictive HR Analytics to Transform HR Strategy

Predictive HR analytics is all about analysing current human resource data to gain insights into patterns and make predictions about the future. Best companies progress continuously by understanding the significance of HR data analytics and consequently making well-informed decisions using this data. Predictive analytics identifies trends related to excessive employee absenteeism, employee performance, attrition rate, […]

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 […]

5 ways HR can help increase employee loyalty

5 ways HR can help increase employee loyalty

Handling a Human Resources (HR) department nowadays can indeed be tough. Staff attrition is the biggest culprit in making this otherwise enjoyable job to unbearable drudgery. Admittedly, no organization of any repute wants staff attrition. Attrition is often caused by absence of loyalty. There are several reasons why employees nowadays are less loyal to an […]

Glimpses of Asia Pacific HRM Congress 2017

Glimpses of Asia Pacific HRM Congress 2017

Bangalore, The IT Capital of India hosted Asia Pacific HRM Congress to discuss the pressing issues of human resource in the current age of economic disruption. HR Leaders from several countries were present at the event. Our team also attended the congress and the Award function which recognized the organizations and individuals for their achievements […]

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 […]

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 […]

6 Reasons to Invest in a Cloud-Based Human Resource Information System

6 Reasons to Invest in a Cloud-Based Human Resource Information System

A human resource information system (HRIS) that uses online data is said to be on cloud. HRIS has the capability to speed up HR processes, ease the workload, and accelerate overall productivity. With the advances in Smart HR technology, HR vendors started offering cloud based HRIS. 6 reasons to invest in cloud-based Human Resource Management […]

Top 6 Reasons to Automate Employee Onboarding

Top 6 Reasons to Automate Employee Onboarding

Hiring of employees is a challenging and time-consuming process. Sourcing candidates, reviewing resumes, shortlisting candidates and interviewing multiple applicants can often be both physically and mentally draining. But the real challenge begins with onboarding of new hires. In small and midsize companies, it becomes difficult to keep a balance between core HR activities and recruitment […]

Infographic: Build Potential Leadership Pipeline with a Succession Plan

Infographic: Build Potential Leadership Pipeline with a Succession Plan

“Succession Planning Doesn’t Start with People. It Starts with the Requirements of the Position.” – David Ulrich Succession Planning is a process to identify employees from within the company, for leadership or any other kind of key roles in the company. A survey conducted by National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) found that 2/3rd of […]

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 […]

Why Appreciating and Rewarding Employees is More Important Than Ever

Why Appreciating and Rewarding Employees is More Important Than Ever

Appreciation is a basic human need! Experts believe that praise and recognition have always been crucial in improving employee productivity, engagement and retention. Managers, HR and the leadership need to understand its significance and the positive impact it has on business growth. A simple thing, such as a shout out in a team meeting or […]

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 […]

Online Leave Management: Make Leave Transactions Quick than Ever!

Online Leave Management: Make Leave Transactions Quick than Ever!

Here’s an incident that inspired me to write about an online leave application system and how managers can make best use of this tool. I manage a team of 5 people. Last month, we had an important project, and unfortunately, we missed on our first project delivery deadline. I was taken by surprise when one […]

5 Things You May Want to Correct In An Applicant Tracking Process

5 Things You May Want to Correct In An Applicant Tracking Process

Before you scroll down to read this post and comprehend why have you come here, let us share a few stats (Source) about candidate experience during the recruitment process. In cases when job applicants have unpleasant experience during hiring process – » More than 64% of applicants share negative application experiences with their colleagues and […]

How to Overcome Challenges in Travel and Expense Management?

How to Overcome Challenges in Travel and Expense Management?

Today, business travel has become a common thing. Global expansion of a business significantly increases travel expenses for the company. Increase in Travel and Expense Spending As stated in a PayStream Advisors report on travel and expense management, 38% of companies spend more than $500,000 on travel and expenses, and 18% spend more than $5 […]