Can Social Media Negatively Impact Your Career?
Sep27

Can Social Media Negatively Impact Your Career?

If you are on social media then chances are your employer has looked you up on more than one occasion. This may be to check up on your before hiring or simply as a way to monitor your professionalism whilst working for the company. But, can this level of exposure from your social media have an effect on your career? The simple answer: yes, social media can have a negative impact on your career. Here are a few examples of why: Public...

Read More
How Employee Self-Evaluation Can Help Your Company
Sep26

How Employee Self-Evaluation Can Help Your Company

The best companies are adopting self-evaluation. Why? because self-evaluation is beneficial for both the employee and the employer. Let’s investigate… What is self-evaluation? Self-evaluation is a process of defining goals by employees, achieving goals by employees, and evaluating results by employees, all by himself. It is a process which allows employees to set his goals, and evaluate himself at the end of the cycle. The...

Read More
Four Steps for Achieving Excellence in Execution
Sep25

Four Steps for Achieving Excellence in Execution

As an essential business topic, strategy execution is in its infancy. Yet it’s quickly evolving as leaders demand more knowledge, structure and resources on how to achieve it to remain competitive in the rapidly changing business environment. When leaders address how to execute strategy, it’s not always with the same energy, drive and conviction they applied to crafting it. Often, they are missing the skills and tools needed to excel...

Read More
Cultural Diversity: A Long-Term Investment Strategy
Sep22

Cultural Diversity: A Long-Term Investment Strategy

Mismanaging cultural diversity in the workplace causes unhealthy tensions and a loss of team productivity. Your company’s is exponentially stronger with you foster an atmosphere of acceptance. While recently reminiscing about my life with a previous employer I am reminded of a time where inside two weeks I had one employee tell another she looked like Aunt Jemima”. Another employee to engage colleagues in a debate that Black people...

Read More
Hiring the Perfect Person for Your Company Every Time
Sep20

Hiring the Perfect Person for Your Company Every Time

Finding the right employee for an organization as a tough task. If you are an HR manager at your firm, you can easily relate to the pressure you have on your shoulder during the recruitment of each new employee. It is highly crucial to select the perfect person for the position at your firm. We have a few tips that can help you ensure you are choosing the right person. The first thing we see when a person comes to our organization for...

Read More
Why Is HR So Slow to Adopt People Analytics?
Sep18

Why Is HR So Slow to Adopt People Analytics?

People Analytics: What is in Store For the Future of HR? Advanced analytics has always been a tough tactic to adopt for HR pros looking to improve processes. HR teams are constantly being ladened with conventional data management and administrative work such that its’ true potential is being concealed; even though HR holds tremendous capabilities and opportunities that can significantly add value to businesses. So why is there still a...

Read More
Why Your Applicant Tracking System Needs to be Calendar-Connected
Sep13

Why Your Applicant Tracking System Needs to be Calendar-Connected

We all know the benefits of your average applicant tracking system: candidate screening, posting to job boards for you, and helping you to easily search through hundreds of applications. The benefits of using an application tracking system don’t stop there: when it’s calendar connected, it can also help with the interview booking process. This process is laborious and repetitive, and can lead to hours wasted during each hiring...

Read More
3 HR Lessons from Hogwarts #Lumos
Sep09

3 HR Lessons from Hogwarts #Lumos

The purpose of this article is to embrace my comedic “vulnerability” of being a Harry Potter fan as a child to shed light on children that are facing very real vulnerabilities throughout the world. Hopefully, you will find “just a smidge” of entertainment in this post. Hogwarts HR It is no easy task managing the day to day operations of a human resources team, especially when operating in a world-renowned school of “Witchcraft and...

Read More