How to Build Your Employer Brand and Attract the Top Talent

How to Build Your Employer Brand and Attract the Top Talent

A company is no stronger than the people who work for it. It’s as simple as that. As a result, to make sure your business succeeds, you need to do everything you can to both attract and retain the top talent. In today’s candidate-driven market, top talent is in high demand. Employers are competing for […]

Top 7 HR Challenges In 2018

Top 7 HR Challenges In 2018

Human Resource professionals wear many hats and manage a variety of responsibilities – from recruitment to retirement. It rarely happens that a day in an HR department passes slow. Managing human resource department and enforcing policies in an organization have always been a constant concern for HR. But the job doesn’t end here. The department […]

8 Ways to Empower Employees In 2018

8 Ways to Empower Employees In 2018

“Employees are the most important asset of an organization.” You must have heard this catchphrase before. In fact, some of you are already tired listening to this age-old phrase repeatedly. But hold on and think for a moment! What have you done to nurture and retain this asset? Does your organization offer best work culture […]

Problems in the Workplace? 5 Ways to Boost Employee Morale

Problems in the Workplace? 5 Ways to Boost Employee Morale

If you’re noticing some evident issues in the workplace, you may be wondering just how you can help resolve them. There are some common problems you’ll likely encounter at work – one of them being a lack of employee morale, which can lead to further complications down the line. Fret not, though – here are […]

Why Good Employees Quit and How to Stop It?

Why Good Employees Quit and How to Stop It?

What’s one thing that keep managers up all night? The fear of losing good employees. We all know, Job hopping has become a norm today. Employees don’t hesitate to quit their current employer, if they are around situations or people they dislike. The above conversation highlights the need of a good employee retention plan. Understand […]

Importance of Workplace communication for a successful HR practice

Importance of Workplace communication for a successful HR practice

Well, we humans have been labeled with the tag of being social animals for a reason. And the biggest execution of that tag can be clearly seen at an organizational level. Believe it or not, the success or failure in communication at a workplace determines the future of an organization. Undeniably, success is the ultimate […]

Performance Management in Retail Industry – Ways to Improve Employee Performance

Performance Management in Retail Industry – Ways to Improve Employee Performance

Today, when online shopping has become a prevalent trend, retailers try hard to defeat cut-throat competition and retain customers. Performance of retail employees play a significant role in improving operational efficiency, building customer loyalty and boosting profits. Expectations for better services and excellent customer experience are escalating with each passing day. Offering great shopping experience […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Digital Transformation and the Evolution of HR Trends

Digital Transformation and the Evolution of HR Trends

Till a few years ago, human resources used to be least active in technology innovation and automation. But over time, digital transformation has empowered HR to improve the human resource processes. According to CB Insights research, HR technology industry had received more than $2 billion in investment capital in 2015. Thus, encouraging use of advanced tools […]

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 […]

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 […]

Employee-Manager Relationship: What Do Employees Expect from Their Managers?

Employee-Manager Relationship: What Do Employees Expect from Their Managers?

Inspiring leader, quick problem solver, empathetic person, multi-tasking colleague and compassionate mentor are some of the qualities that employees generally expect in their manager. For instance, some employees admire a hands-on boss whois always concerned to ask his team members “How are things going?” While others don’t wish to see their boss, except for annual […]

Employee Satisfaction Survey Questionnaire: A Complete Guide

Employee Satisfaction Survey Questionnaire: A Complete Guide

Is your organization a happier workplace? Do you think so? Aren’t sure? Then stop guessing… Conduct employee satisfaction survey to ask employees if they are satisfied with the workplace or not! An employee’s satisfaction is not a matter of happy days at work, it is ‘much more’ than that. To evaluate employee’s satisfaction levels, it […]

Manage Employee Issues with HR Email Templates (Part 2)

Manage Employee Issues with HR Email Templates (Part 2)

Are you facing too many employee issues these days? Don’t have enough time to write email to each employee? Use these pre-written HR email templates to save your precious time and work efficiently. Today professional communications are extremely necessary & time bound. A survey by McKinsey conducted in 2012 states that the professional desk workers […]