4 Keys To Help Embrace Evidence-Based HR

Ten years ago, one retailer was far ahead of the curve on analytics. It built a skilled analytics team the likes of which most of us would envy today. However in the end, the team was disbanded. The organization’s leaders felt their deep expertise in retail trumped anything analytics could tell them. Furthermore, they didn’t particularly appreciate it when some young analyst claimed the data didn’t support their decision. Sound...

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6 steps to protecting your company’s data on an employee’s device

…if an employee’s relationship with the company is severed, that same valuable and sometimes sensitive corporate data is now on an employee-owned device…

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Protecting confidential information and IP amid employee mobility

A company’s ability to maintain the confidentiality of its trade secrets and other sensitive information is affected to a significant degree by employee mobility.

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Most Popular HR Products

Reviewing the systems others use most can be a great place to start your search, so we’ve ranked human resources (HR) products by overall popularity…

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Tips for Training Employees on New Technology

Every time I turn around, it seems there is some new system that uses technology to make an HR or workplace process easier. Think of the applicant tracking systems (ATS) many companies use now compared to the old way of managing paper applications and resumes. Technology can save time and streamline processes in ways that free employees up to work on other tasks and projects. Unfortunately, the implementation of new technology can...

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3 Awesome (and Free!) Social Media Tools to Enhance Your Training Program

Dan Steer is an expert in incorporating social media tools into his training. The man has no fewer than 12 social media accounts, and he uses them liberally to support his training programs. Dan’s philosophy for in-person training is fairly simple: Don’t do anything in the room that could be done outside the room. Why waste an hour on introductions at the beginning of your session when you can invite people to introduce themselves on...

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10 Top Social Voices In HR And Technology

Want to know the big social voices within the business tech space? You have come to the right place! Here’s our who’s who of tech influencers on Twitter.  Top 10 Technology Voices On Twitter 1. Steve Wheeler is a professor and researcher whose interests include social media and mobile technologies in education, he also blogs and speaks regularly on these topics at Learning with ‘e’s. He networks widely within...

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5 Ways HR Professionals Can Incorporate Video

With 70% of the U.S. workforce either disengaged or actively disengaged, finding new ways to connect with employees is essential to the success of HR departments. One of the key roles of Human Resources is disseminating important corporate messages to employees. For most companies, information is shared mainly through written emails, but if employees aren’t reading emails, this makes communication extremely ineffective. Adding video...

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