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Post date: May 26, 2016
No matter how much you might want to, you cannot force an employee to change. In careers, our attitudes tend to stay constant over time. This begs the question: If we know people don’t change, why do employers spend hundreds of millions of dollars per year trying to change their employees through...
Post date: September 1, 2016
The number of remote workers is on the rise in the United States with about 3.7 million employees currently working remotely at least half of the time, according to Global Workplace Analytics. In many industries, technology like mobile and video conferencing, instant messaging, and wireless...
Post date: November 15, 2016
  It’s hard to argue that the IT industry suffers from an extreme lack of gender balance. What is up for debate is the reason—or reasons—why. Depending on who you ask, you’ll hear a multitude of varying, often conflicting, reasons for why this disparity exists.    The explanation that girls simply...
Post date: November 10, 2016
Limited dollars for talent development? High expectations for measurable impact? More requests and expressed needs than resources available? These are just some of the challenges facing HR today. The solution: make strategic talent investments that directly link to the business strategy. Successful...
Post date: January 5, 2017
In 2016 the buzz around artificial intelligence (AI), data, and people analytics was without a doubt the biggest trend in conferences, webinars, articles and debates, and other HR industry news.   The chatter was heightened by the increase in private investment and enterprise software companies’...
Post date: July 28, 2016
A while ago, I saw this piece about a better offer letter by Henry Ward of eShares. I thought it was a smart solution to something that may not be immediately perceived as being a communication challenge. And while it seems eShares’ impetus was to help candidates better understand equity, I think...
Post date: September 22, 2015
Some numbers to consider as you read this article:   4 percent of employees quit after a bad first day (Bersin by Deloitte) 22 percent of turnover occurs in the first 45 days. (The Wynhurst Group) 90 percent of employees decide to stay at a company within the first six months. (Aberdeen Group) 31...
Post date: August 24, 2016
When recruiting board members, it’s natural to rely on tools that have been in your toolbox for many years. One of these techniques that has claimed center stage for decades is retained executive search. Chief human resources officers (CHROs), general counsels, and chairs of nominating committees...
Post date: May 19, 2016
In Korn Ferry Futurestep’s latest executive survey, the majority of respondents (63 percent) said having more women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) careers would have a “great impact” on their company’s bottom line. A number of research studies tying diversity to better...
Post date: November 16, 2017
If someone unfamiliar with the talent acquisition industry took a close look at the current landscape, the most obvious conclusion would be that TA technology is the principle driver of positive hiring outcomes. After all, TA tech dominates the field by way of long term industry players, start-ups...