Performance Management in the time of COVID-19

“Even without a global pandemic, performance evals drive tension and apprehension. We’re already feeling uneasy.” - Jamie Resker
 

HRExaminer v10.74

“Now every executive search firm is called upon to reconsider who we serve, what services we offer, and how we deliver those services.” Bob Corlett shares his experience of how the coronavirus pandemic is ushering in The Era of the Modern Executive Search Firm.



“One of the most enduring hallmarks of any effective innovation culture is the ability to deal with sacred cows.” Dr. Todd Dewett explains more in an excerpt from his forthcoming book, Live Hard. Sacred Cows Make Great Barbeque.



“It’s frustrating when managers let patterns of underperformance perpetuate.” Jamie Resker explains why this happens and how to fix it. Help Your Manager to Give You Feedback Early and Often.



I Don’t Know. Is Learning By Mistake How We Learn Best? You can bet Heather Bussing knows.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss Unemployment, Job Boards, Changing Industries, and Recovery during the coronavirus pandemic. Plus, Salary.com, Workday, Salesforce, and Amazon.


 

The Era of the Modern Executive Search Firm Has Begun

“This is not how the future normally arrives. I’ve long appreciated William Gibson’s 2003 observation, “The future is already here – it’s just not evenly distributed.” But in this case, the future was evenly distributed immediately upon arrival. And now every executive search firm is called upon to reconsider who we serve, what services we offer, and how we deliver those services.” - Bob Corlett
 

HRExaminer v10.73

It’s easy for AI that learns from decisions made by your company in the past to fall behind. Learn how AI Latency can impact your decisions and outcomes with John Sumser.



Even today, it’s a rare organization that has real accountability relative to inclusion. Joe Gerstandt shares his experience with How Inclusion Really Happens.



John Sumser speaks with Simon Oldham, the Co-founder and CEO of QJumpers. QJumpers is focused on finding the best candidate in the shortest amount of time using a blend of established and state-of-the-art technology. Listen to Simon Oldham on HRExaminer Radio.



Ian Bailie is the Managing Director of the myHRfuture Academy. John talks with Ian about how the myHRfuture Academy is equipping the current generation of HR Professionals with next gen skills. Find out about the myHRfuture Academy with Ian Bailie on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss iCIMS, Opening.io, Paychex, Amazon, Uber, Zoom, Unemployment, Agile HR, NLP, AI, ML.


 

HRExaminer v10.72

What impact does a global pandemic have on the Recruitment Marketing industry? For example, remote work options currently marketed by employers as a benefit may soon become a given. Jeff Dickey-Chasins explores how Coronavirus will affect the recruitment marketing industry.



Paul Hebert looks at how COVID-19 impacts HR’s role now and over the next decade. Can HR Do The Job Required by the Coronavirus Pandemic?



“Hiring managers get no love. And maybe-just maybe-that’s why recruiting is so broken.” - Jason Seiden. Need to Fix Your Recruiting? Hiring Managers Hold the Key.



John Sumser speaks with Christian Sendler, the Co-Founder and CTO of Giraffe. Founded in 2019, Giraffe offers a fresh take on people analytics and assessment. Listen to Christian Sendler on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: John and Stacey discuss how the coronavirus pandemic is reshaping working norms, plus, Ascentis, Cornerstone OnDemand, Saba, and Phil Saunders.


 

Can HR Do The Job Required by the Coronavirus Pandemic?

How does COVID-19 impact HR’s role now and over the next few years? Paul Hebert writes, “The real hard work in HR is just now beginning. And we need HR to help lead.”
 

Coronavirus will affect the recruitment marketing industry – here’s how

On May 11, 2020, in Coronavirus Pandemic and Work, Editorial Advisory Board, Jeff Dickey-Chasins, by Jeff Dickey-Chasins
Jeff Dickey-Chasins examines the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on the recruitment marketing industry in areas like remote work and increased candidate activity.
 

Small Scenario 4: Zoomerang

This edition of Small Scenarios adds Stela Lupushor to the mix to look at the downsides of Zoom and the impact of decentralized work on people. Grab your free download.
 

The Curious Persistence of Technology

“In early April, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy included an odd plea in his daily Coronavirus update. It seems that his state’s newly unemployed were having difficulty submitting on-line applications for unemployment insurance. The culprit, claimed Murphy, seemed to be the 60-year-old programming language called COBOL, which is used to process the on-line claims.” - Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D
 

Small Scenarios 3: MVPs

On April 30, 2020, in Coronavirus Pandemic and Work, HRExaminer, Small Scenarios, by John Sumser
Heather Bussing, Michael Kannisto, and John Sumser continue their collaboration on Short Scenarios, a series of digestible papers that tackle the HR and Recruiting issues emerging from the coronavirus pandemic. This edition of Small Scenarios looks at the way we need to think about who is important in your organization. Grab your free download on Modern Succession Planning for Operational Continuity.