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Expectations for HR are Higher than Ever Before – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

June 22, 2020
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Even before the current coronavirus pandemic, most human resources (HR) professionals were unprepared to thrive in the future. Now that the crisis has hit, more is demanded from HR than at any other time in history. The free research report, The Future of the HR Function 2020, is now available for download.  HR.com’s Research Institute…

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Top 3 Tips to Redefine HR Technology 2020

June 19, 2020

Half of 2020 is gone. But why am I still talking about it? That’s because we never expected something like COVID-19 that has hit us hard since the beginning of this year. HR professionals are now wondering which can be the best decisions to be taken by the HR teams. As the marketing head of a…

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Organizations’ Struggle with Diversity and Inclusion is Real – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

June 18, 2020
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Only 23% of human resources (HR) professionals view their own company’s diversity and inclusion (D&I) practices in the “advanced” or “vanguard” stages of D&I maturity.  Further, of those with direct responsibility for D&I, only 16% say more than half of their role is allocated to that function. The free research report, State of Diversity &…

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Madison Announces Day of Reflection for Global Organization in Honor of Juneteenth

June 17, 2020

New York, NY (June 17, 2020) — Madison, a global leader in Social Employee Recognition, has announced to all employees that June 19th is officially recognized as a corporate holiday in remembrance of Juneteenth’s historic significance. Juneteenth commemorates a day for celebration, education and connection with the end of slavery in America in 1865. In…

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The New Trends in Recruitment: VR and AR

June 15, 2020

The technological landscape is constantly changing and accelerating. Today if you want to succeed in business, you’ve got to adapt technology. Virtual reality and augmented reality are some of the emerging technologies that have the potential to change the way of working. VR, AR, and AI are enhancing the skills of HR professionals to hire,…

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Initiatives are Lacking to Increase the Proportion of Women in Business Leadership – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

June 11, 2020
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Women remain under-represented in business leadership positions, and most organizations are not doing all they can to remedy the situation. The majority of HR professionals (68%) say their company does not hold senior leaders personally accountable for increasing the number of women in leadership positions. In addition, most companies (77%) are not incentivizing managers to…

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Corporate Diversity & Inclusion Leaders to Come Together in Dialogue Group to Accelerate Change in Corporate America

June 9, 2020
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Palm Beach Gardens, FL, June 8, 2020: Best Practice Institute (BPI) will host Chief Diversity Officers from leading organizations for dialogue groups to accelerate diversity and inclusion practices into their Talent Management programs. Following a week of protests and many statements from the world’s largest corporations supporting change, this important discussion will provide Diversity &…

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Visibility Software Partners with JobTarget to Deliver a Superior Job Advertising Experience

June 9, 2020
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Newberry, South Carolina – June 9th, 2020 – Visibility Software and JobTarget are pleased to announce they have formed a strategic partnership that will provide integration of JobTarget’s centralized job posting distribution platform with Visibility Software’s applicant tracking software, Cyber Recruiter. Visibility Software continues to deliver efficiency and increased functionality with their latest integration partnership…

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Few Companies Have Top-Notch Learning Cultures – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

June 8, 2020
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Performance of employee learning programs is not where it could be, especially in this time of remote work and increased technology for communications and work processes.  Among HR departments that use at least one learning technology, only about two-fifths (39%) say they are satisfied with their learning technologies. The free research report, The State of…

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TalentKeepers Celebrates 20 Years of Helping Organizations Improve Employee Engagement and Retention

June 4, 2020
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WINTER PARK, FL — TalentKeepers, an award-winning provider of employee engagement and retention solutions, is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Over the last two decades, TalentKeepers has helped drive the evolution of employee engagement and retention, and empowered thousands of organizations to create a culture of engagement to retain employees longer and improve operational metrics. “At…

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