Small Scenario 9: Rethinking Work

Before we bring people back to work, reimagine what is necessary versus what is tradition, familiar, or how we’ve always done things. We can’t go back. So, it’s time to figure out where we’re going. It’s Issue № 9 of Small Scenarios for changing times.
 

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What happens after the furlough? Heather Bussing, Michael Kannisto, and John Sumser are back with the next issue of Small Scenarios for Changing Times. Small Scenario 8: After the Furlough.



Jeff Dickey-Chasins explores Coronavirus Impacts in the Recruitment Marketing Industry.



John Sumser speaks with Eyal Grayevsky, CEO and co-founder of Mya, home of their conversational AI recruiting assistant. Listen to Eyal Grayevsky on HRExaminer Radio.



On last week’s HR Tech Weekly: The Supreme Court protects LGBTQ workers, 20/20 GeneSystems New FDA COVID-19 Antibody Tests for HR. Plus, this week’s TalentSoft, ADP, and SAP events.


On this week’s HR Tech Weekly: Workday launches Workday Help, Journeys, and People Analytics. Plus, Microsoft and Workday Announce Strategic Partnership, and Degreed Raises $32M to Expand Career Mobility Platform.


 

Small Scenario 8: After the Furlough

As the impact of the coronavirus pandemic has grown more profound, decisions were and are being made about who is and should be working. After you have evaluated and implemented all of the health and safety protections, there are five things you should do to prepare for your employees’ return.
 

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TJ Fjelseth, the CHRO at Socrates AI joins Heather Bussing and John Sumser with the next issue of Small Scenarios for Changing Times. It’s about the explosion of employee generated questions and conversations arising from the coronavirus pandemic. Conversation - The Heart of the Organization.



John Sumser writes about Jeff Hunter, a seasoned innovator who founded Talentism six years ago with the idea of realizing human potential. Now, they’re using their Principles for Purpose in a Pandemic to help navigate the coronavirus crisis.



HR scenario planning expert Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D looks at how Coronavirus and COBOL collided recently in the New Jersey state unemployment system. The Peculiar Persistence of Technology.



John Sumser speaks with Shon Burton, the CEO of HiringSolved, a leading AI company in the HR Tech industry. Shon designed RAI, HiringSolved’s AI recruiting assistant that’s been called the “Siri for recruiting.” Listen to Shon Burton on HRExaminer Radio.



 

The Peculiar Persistence of Technology

How much use could a 60-year-old program get these days? In a peculiar twist, COBOL and the coronavirus collided in the early days of the pandemic in the New Jersey State unemployment system. HR scenario planning expert Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D connects the dots.
 

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In Hiring Einstein: Small Scenario #5 the focus is on hiring neurodiverse people (free download)). Heather Bussing, Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D, 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.



What about Performance Management in the time of COVID-19? “How can we reasonably expect people to recall, write, and talk about performance twelve months ago?” There are answers and Jamie Resker has some.



“Telling the truth becomes scary for our companies and creates all kinds of work challenges, some funny and others tragic.” Jason Seiden talks about Making Truth Safe.



John Sumser speaks with Yvette Cameron, co-founder and EVP of Velocity Career Labs where Yvette is working to develop the “Internet of Careers” for credentials. Listen to Yvette Cameron on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: The Coronavirus Pandemic, Racial Discrimination, Cutover, Bonusly, Reading on Race and Technology, Signal, Google, and College Graduates.


 

Hiring Einstein: Small Scenario #5

Hiring Einstein is about hiring neurodiverse people during and after the coronavirus pandemic. This is the fifth issue of Small Scenarios for changing times, a series of digestible papers that tackle the HR and Recruiting issues emerging from the crisis.
 

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Stela Lupushor joins the Small Scenarios for Changing Times project with a bit on the downsides of Zoom and the impacts on people from decentralized work. Get your free download in the article. Small Scenario 4: Zoomerang.



HR scenario planning expert Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D looks at how Coronavirus and COBOL collided recently in the New Jersey state unemployment system. Or did they? The Curious Persistence of Technology.



Security expert Sam Bocetta discusses HR’s role in How To Strengthen the Human Component of the Security System.



John Sumser speaks with Stacy Chapman, CEO and co-founder of SwoopTalent, an automated talent data management platform. Stacy has been in HR Tech for more than 25 years. Listen to Stacy Chapman on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss Layoffs, Unemployment, & Contingent Workforces in the Coronavirus Pandemic, plus Cognizant, Collaborative Solutions, Workday, VNDLY, CareerArc Video AI, ServiceNow, 4Facility, App4Mation, and Grant Thornton.


 

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
 

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We continue the Small Scenarios for Changing Times project from John Sumser, Heather Bussing, and Michael Kannisto, Ph.D. This issue is on MVP employees - Modern Succession Planning for Operational Continuity. Get your free download in the article. Small Scenarios 3: MVP’s.



The Small Scenarios project covers systems that have been broken by the discontinuity we are experiencing in the coronavirus pandemic. About the Small Scenarios Project.



The way we work has been fundamentally changed forever by the coronavirus pandemic. Mary Faulkner hopes it will help us rethink old truths and emerge stronger. The Crucible Reimagined.



“The most overused phrase has to be employer value proposition. You join the tribe and POOF. It’s like taking your blindfold off in a Febreze commercial.” Susan Strayer LaMotte explains more in, Employer Brand and The Rules of Your Tribe.



John Sumser speaks about People Analytics with David Green, Executive Director and Member of the Board at Insight222. David Green is on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss Small Scenarios, HR Ethics, Recruiting, Reopening, HR Experience, SAP SuccessFactors, Factorial, BambooHR, Topia, Ultimate Software, and Conference Board.