10 Must-Listen HR Podcasts
May23

10 Must-Listen HR Podcasts

The team at The HR Gazette is passionate about creating podcast content. Each week we publish new interviews and features on the HRchat show and share with our wonderful listeners across iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and our podcast page. There are lots of awesome shows out there providing news, reviews, interviews, and tips to educate and entertain professionals in and around HR and Talent. These include some impressive shows...

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innovateworkTO Set to Rock HR and Tech
May16

innovateworkTO Set to Rock HR and Tech

The #iwTORONTO series of meet-ups starts with a bang this evening as HR, Talent, Tech and C-Level pros come together in downtown Toronto for an evening of learning and networking. The theme for the first meetup is Innovative ways companies are recruiting and engaging talent. As an HR and Tech community, we are always looking for ways to improve and get ahead in the world of work. The event has been launched by WorkTango and The HR...

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HRchat: Talent, Learning and innovateworkTO with Daneal Charney [podcast]
May11

HRchat: Talent, Learning and innovateworkTO with Daneal Charney [podcast]

In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham is joined by Daneal Charney, Talent Lead at MaRS Venture Services in Toronto. Daneal is an HR innovator, startup enthusiast, speaker, and moderator. She’s also the author of Hitting Stryde: A Gen Y Career Survival Guide. She will be moderating the upcoming innovateworkTO panel happening on May 16th. Read the edited transcription of the HRchat interview with Daneal Charney: Bill...

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Interview with #CLOCANADA’s Speaker: Fran Hansen, VP of Talent & Culture at Loblaw
Apr28

Interview with #CLOCANADA’s Speaker: Fran Hansen, VP of Talent & Culture at Loblaw

Recently, we got the chance to interview one of the incredible speakers of the Chief Learning Officer Exchange Canada, happening this July 23-25, in Toronto. In her role as the VP of Talent & Culture of Loblaw, Fran Hansen is responsible for the design, development and implementation of all strategies, programs and policies relating to culture and talent management for the enterprise. Fran enjoys bringing practical and simple...

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Good Deeds Day Recap: Successes, Social Buzz and Collaborating with Colleagues
Apr03

Good Deeds Day Recap: Successes, Social Buzz and Collaborating with Colleagues

Good Deeds Day 2017 Recap: Bringing Colleagues and Volunteers Together to Improve Lives Good Deeds Day was celebrated yesterday in dozens of countries. People across the world volunteered with the collective goal of improving the lives of others. The annual tradition of good deeds started back in 2007 by businesswoman and philanthropist, Shari Arison. The big day was launched and organized by Ruach Tova (NGO), a part of The Ted Arison...

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#HRUSeattle Recap: Talking Tech and Innovation
Mar27

#HRUSeattle Recap: Talking Tech and Innovation

On March 9, #HRUSeattle delved into the changing world of HR and Recruitment technologies and how they are being adopted by the workforce. The event brought together a group of around 45 HR pros who were looking to engage and discuss topics related to sourcing, recruiting, and staffing. People may not realize that when HR professionals gather, a good time is (generally) had by all. The recent #HRUSeattle was no exception. Maybe...

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Attracting Generation Z Employees To Be Big Focus at SHRM Conference
Mar23

Attracting Generation Z Employees To Be Big Focus at SHRM Conference

Attracting, engaging and developing Gen Z employees will be a big focus at this year’s annual Conference and Expo which is going to be held in New Orleans. Employee-focused future of work topics at the upcoming Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference & Exposition June 18-21 in New Orleans will range from analyzing big data to working with the new Generation Z. About 15,000 HR professionals, recruiters...

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2017 Minimum Wage Changes Update
Mar23

2017 Minimum Wage Changes Update

If you work in Human Resources for any company, you may find your employer affected by the raise in minimum wages for 2017. At least 21 states have raised their minimum wage as well as 10 counties and 19 cities. Minimum wage has been such a trending political topic and proponents of the idea have stated that these raises are necessary in order to ensure that employed individuals can afford all of their necessary living expenses....

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