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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Recruitment and How to Create Value with Video Marketing
Mar22

Recruitment and How to Create Value with Video Marketing

EBrandCon Speaker Interview with Crystal Miller Lay The HR Gazette has partnered with the Employer Branding Strategies Conference (#EBrandCon) #EBrandCon to help showcase leading company profiles and gather top branding minds to share insider tips and strategies for improving and leveraging your employment brand. The three-day event offers leaders from companies such as Nike, American Airlines, GE, Sodexo, Lowe’s, Ericsson, Citizen’s...

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#HRUSeattle Preview
Mar09

#HRUSeattle Preview

#HRUSeattle is happening today! The event will highlight the practical knowledge relating to different HR and Recruitment Technologies. Speakers, attendees, and our very own Liz Sheffield will come together to discuss the impact of Technology on various HR and Recruitment fields – such as Training, Data Storage and Retrieval, Performance Management and much more. At #HRU attendees will get a chance to network with top level...

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Interview: Kristin Dudley on Candidate Chemistry
Mar07

Interview: Kristin Dudley on Candidate Chemistry

What does an average work week look like for you? I recently made the leap from internal to external; from employee to entrepreneur. After six years with Comcast, I’ve stepped outside of the organization in order to further pursue employment branding and candidate experience in different ways and address new challenges with other companies. So right now I’m balancing two roles: 1) Storytelling Producer and 2) EB Consultant. I’ve been...

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EE Conference Engaging Attendees and Trending on Social Media
Mar01

EE Conference Engaging Attendees and Trending on Social Media

The HR Gazette team is in attendance at the awesome UK and Ireland Employee Engagement Conference and we’re loving it so far! With over 120 attendees and big name sponsors such as Maritz Motivation Solutions, Hive and People Insight, the conference is helping leaders, Talent pros and those within HR to better understand the pitfalls to avoid and the channels to successful employee engagement practices.     As well as...

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New WorkingTech Show Set to Help Pros Work Smarter by Embracing Innovation in the Office
Mar01

New WorkingTech Show Set to Help Pros Work Smarter by Embracing Innovation in the Office

Following lots of hype, the WorkingTech podcast series launched today promising to change the way HR, leaders and the general workforce understands and adopts new business technologies. Co-founded and hosted by Kevin W. Grossman and Bill Banham, the new show will talk about all things tech in the working world around us – including HR, recruiting and related technologies. Each podcast episode will include an informative fresh...

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UK and Ireland Employee Engagement Conference Set To Be Big Success
Feb27

UK and Ireland Employee Engagement Conference Set To Be Big Success

The UK and Ireland Employee Engagement Conference is happening this week and The HR Gazette team will be there for the big event! Uniquely placed as the only event in Europe to bring together award winning & shortlisted entries all in one room, attendees get the chance to learn from best-in-class engagement programs across a wide range of companies and sectors. The event producers claim the one-day conference will help leaders,...

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Interview with #HRU’s Aki Kakko: Innovation and Building a Global HR Community
Feb27

Interview with #HRU’s Aki Kakko: Innovation and Building a Global HR Community

Last week we published an exclusive HRchat podcast interview with #HRU Founder Aki Kakko. Now read the edited transcription.. Bill Banham: Tell me a bit about your early career up to founding HRU. Aki Kakko: I have been always entrepreneur so actually I have never really been employed by others. I don’t know the exact reason for it but, from the young age, I have always found it quite interesting and as well as a better platform...

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