My Love Letter To Managers

Topics: Industry Analysis, Leadership, Maren Hogan, by Maren Hogan
Read any articles about struggling employees, companies or retention and you’ll soon find that whatever the issue is, and I do mean whatever, the answer is to blame the manager.

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Americans are quitting their jobs at the fastest pace since 2008. In this week’s feature article, Maren Hogan responds with,  “Stop the Bleeding: 3 Ways to Retain Employees.” People sure are good at telling others: I’m Offended. You’re Doing It Wrong! Heather Bussing says the Cult of Nice is preventing people from understanding each other and making it increasingly difficult to have a meaningful dialog on important race and gender issues. Read more in, You’re Doing It Wrong: the Cult of Nice. Who’s going to win the recruiting contest? The company that helps you live longer or the company that squirrels around with primitive offerings? In, Looking Back: Pocket Doc, John Sumser jumps back to 2012 when health and fitness apps were taking center stage for the first time as a way to explore the ever evolving definition of HR Technology. Enjoy!

Stop the Bleeding: 3 Ways to Retain Employees

2.8 million people quit their jobs in September of this year, which is the highest level since 2008. Is there a way to stop the bleeding?

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This week on HR Examiner we’re featuring our new Chicago Master Class on HCM. Maren Hogan drops in to talk about The Power Balance. John Sumser explains the paradox in How Referrals Work. We’ve got Five Links: More Shifting Lines (think privacy) and on HR Examiner Radio John speaks with PeopleMatter Director of Product Marketing, Ryan Glushkoff. Enjoy.


The Power Balance

There is a power balance in the branding and recruiting game. When marketers, recruiters and managers forget this, things tend to turn sour.

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In our feature this week on Local Recruiting John Sumser asks why we’re still trying to recruit candidates in Boston and Austin like they’re exactly the same (there are at least 400 discrete cultures in America alone).

eHarmony for Recruiting is No Match

Topics: Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Maren Hogan, by Maren Hogan
What’s the difference between recruiting and dating? While the two may have a lot in common in the blogosphere, it’s a far cry from being bedfellows when it comes to technology.

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As our Legal Editor Heather Bussing says, “Really weird stuff happens at work.” That’s the focus of our feature article this week from Heather, When Harassment is Legal. Maren Hogan returns to the HR Examiner Editorial Advisory Board with her article Humanizing Your Brand Through Social Media: 6 Steps. John Sumser rounds up this week’s issue withCommunication Channels III, plus 5 Links: Tech Recruiting and his HR Examiner Radio interview of Recruiting Animal. Enjoy!

Humanizing Your Brand Through Social Media: 6 Steps

Social media has become such a permanent and vital part of business that the bar is being raised daily. This whole process begins with a clearly defined brand and strategy.

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Are we in the gold rush era of data ownership? If so, who will stake a claim and how will it effect business, individuals or government? Our feature this week is a three-part series from John Sumser and Heather Bussing that explores Who Owns Data. John and Heather walk readers through what data ownership means now and how it’s going to change your world in the future.