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eBook: Build a Better Team — Three Basic Principles for Leaders and their Teams

Creating a productive, awesome team is a lot like any other relationship. There are times when everything seems to just be clicking organically, and it’s easy! However, there are other times that you have to put in a little extra effort. This eBook is for those moments. Those moments when maybe things aren’t all high-fives and happy hours. Those are the moments when you have to remember, we’re all just humans! This is like any other relationship, and maybe [...]

2018-03-06T09:34:54+00:00 March 6th, 2018|HR Tech, Retention, Team Dynamics|0 Comments

Big Data and Artificial Intelligence – The Not-So-Scary Future of Talent Acquisition

This post is the final post in a series taking a deeper look at LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends of 2018. Unless your title is Data Scientist, terms like “big data” and “artificial intelligence” seem like big scary beasts that live in a haunted woods that you should avoid like the plague. Truth be told - neither are very scary, once you get past the initial intimidation factor. Let’s start with data. There really isn’t any reason to be afraid [...]

2018-02-13T09:52:38+00:00 February 8th, 2018|HR Tech, Recruiting, Retention|0 Comments

Interview Intervention – It’s time to disrupt your outdated process.

This post is part of a four-part series taking a deeper look at LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trend of 2018. Interviews. They are unavoidable. No matter what side of the table you’re sitting on, most people have the same feeling about interviews. For lack of a better phrase — they suck. Don’t worry, you’re not alone in those feelings! Interviews by nature are just kind of awful. Mix together nerves, awkward handshakes, bizarre questions, and trying to make your best impression, [...]

2018-02-02T11:41:05+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|HR Tech, Recruiting|0 Comments

LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends of 2018 – Part 1: Diversity

Each January, LinkedIn Talent Solutions issues a report on the upcoming trends in global recruiting. This year, they surveyed over 9,000 recruiters and hiring managers from over 39 countries and did countless interviews to uncover their top four trends featured in the report. Needless to say - we’re big fans of the awesome work they’ve done to put this report together. We’ve put together a four-part series to take a deeper look into the what’s coming up in 2018. [...]

2018-01-24T15:48:09+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Diversity, Recruiting, Retention|0 Comments

WEBINAR: Reach your retention goals in 2018 – Six strategies to get you there!

With Matthew Gough, CEO at Echovate, and Peggy Anderson, VP of Global Talent Acquisition & Diversity at Blackbaud 1. Learn why employees are really leaving, and how you can step up before it’s too late. 2. Discover a research-driven and structured approach to impact employee retention. 3. Gain actionable tips and strategies that you can put to work immediately. 4. Explore real-life experiences with human resources executive, Peggy Anderson. WATCH THE RECORDING NOW [...]

2018-02-07T13:52:39+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|HR Tech, Retention, Webinar|0 Comments

WEBINAR: Employee Retention Strategies for Healthcare

With Matthew Gough, CEO at Echovate, and Brian Paradis, Senior Partner at CSuite Solutions 1. Learn why your RNs, CNAs, and health professionals are really leaving. 2. Discover a research-driven and structured approach to impact employee retention. 3. Gain actionable tips and strategies that you can put to work immediately. 4. Explore real-life experiences with healthcare executive Brian Paradis. WATCH THE RECORDING NOW About Brian Paradis Our guest Brian Paradis [...]

2018-02-01T15:24:34+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Healthcare, HR Tech, Webinar|0 Comments

If Google Can’t Crack It, What Hope is There for Me?

It’s time to stop making excuses for your poor retention numbers.What’s the first thing you think of when tech giants like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Uber are mentioned? High salaries and happy employees? Amazing perks like extended parental leave policies, free meals and onsite chefs, free yoga/CrossFit/acupuncture/<insert every health trend you can think of here>? Office jungle gyms with INDOOR SLIDES? Let’s face it. These tech giants are too cool for school. (Clearly, cooler than I am if I’m still [...]

2018-01-16T11:58:49+00:00 January 16th, 2018|HR Tech, Retention|0 Comments

What Self-Awareness Really Is (and How to Cultivate It)

By Tasha Eurich - Harvard Business Review Self-awareness seems to have become the latest management buzzword — and for good reason. Research suggests that when we see ourselves clearly, we are more confident and more creative. We make sounder decisions, build stronger relationships, and communicate more effectively. We’re less likely to lie, cheat, and steal. We are better workers who get more promotions. And we’re more-effective leaderswith more-satisfied employees and more-profitable companies. ARCHI TRUJILLO/GETTY IMAGES As an organizational [...]

2018-01-11T10:28:11+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Pyschology|0 Comments

HR Tech in 2018: The Disrupters to Watch

It’s easy to succumb to candy-cane brain as we roll into December, but that also means that 2018 is creeping right around the corner. As 2017 wraps up and we look to the future, it’s everyone’s favorite time of year to reflect on the “best of” and take a look at new trends up ahead. HR Tech is no exception! We’ve taken a look at several lists, and we’ve gotta hand to Josh Bersin on this one. We think his [...]

2017-12-01T14:37:03+00:00 December 1st, 2017|HR Tech|0 Comments

Three Great Education Articles You Might Have Missed this Fall

The school year starts and then BAM. It’s Thanksgiving. How did that happen? If you’re anything like me, I always have this lofty goal of setting aside 30 minutes each day to review industry news and make sure I’m staying up-to-date with the latest and greatest. Does it happen? Not nearly as often as it should, but lucky for you, we’re here to help! Here are three great pieces you need to check out if you’re in higher ed!   [...]

2017-11-14T09:52:07+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Admissions|0 Comments