HRExaminer v10.80

The pandemic has revealed existing problems within some institutions that were troubled long before anyone had ever heard of COVID-19. In this issue of Small Scenarios for Changing Times Heather Bussing, Michael Kannisto, and John Sumser look at the transition from school to work. Small Scenario № 10: Lost Generation.



There’s nothing like a crisis to trigger significant reform. Neil McCormick writes on Managing your Workforce post-pandemic.



Certain kinds of change are difficult for employees and diminish trust across your organization. Dr. Todd Dewett explains the steps that lead to Increased Trust.



What a treat. John Sumser speaks with his son Ray Sumser, a multimedia artist whose work explores underlying structural analogies between diverse art disciplines. Listen to Ray Sumser on HR Examiner Radio.



On this week’s HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss the upheaval in business and HR caused by societal changes and the coronavirus pandemic. Plus, Ultimate Software, Kronos, and Workplace Inequities.


 

Managing your Workforce post-pandemic

On July 6, 2020, in Coronavirus Pandemic and Work, Editorial Advisory Board, Neil McCormick, by Neil McCormick
This article highlights a framework of initial questions leaders should be asking about their business post-COVID-19. The steps detailed are a summary of programs that have been successfully used over many years of consulting. They are equally applicable to small and medium businesses as well large enterprise. ” - Neil McCormick
 

HRExaminer v10.57

Should you purchase an AI Suite or a Point solution? Do you have the right objectives for launching a new intelligent tool in your organization? John Sumser looks at these and other elements of your project in Part II of AI and Intelligent Software Implementation in HR.



Jason Lauritsen writes, “We all need a solid foundation of relationships in our lives. That is where our work should begin.” Read, 3 Lessons for Building a Better Life and Helping Your People Do the Same.



“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 LaMotte has the full explanation in, Employer Brand: Member of the Tribe.



Dr. Chris Andrews and Neil McCormick discuss the need for a globally recognized approach to managing Data Quality and Integrity in HR.



On HR Tech Weekly: Workforce Logiq and The Working Best Awards, The “Internet of Careers” Platform Using Blockchain, ServiceNow, and Passage AI.


 

Data Quality and Integrity in HR

On January 29, 2020, in Dr. Chris Andrews, Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Neil McCormick, by Neil McCormick
“Our modest conclusion from considering the issue of HR data quality is that high-quality HR data pays off in improved productivity while poor quality HR data costs an organization in lost opportunity.” - Dr. Chris Andrews and Neil McCormick
 

HRExaminer v10.56

“From an operations perspective, the most important thing to know about intelligent software is that the narrower the problem, the better it works.” John Sumser digs into AI and Intelligent Software Implementation in HR.



Human Capital Reporting has a new international look — it’s standardized. For the first time we can have meaningful, comparative information. Neil McCormick puts the yardstick to Human Capital Reporting.



John Sumser speaks with Athena Karp, the founder and CEO of HiredScore, an artificial intelligence HR technology company that powers the global Fortune 500. Listen to Athena Karp on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly’s special Saturday show: Oracle Hires Amazon Web Services Exec As New CMO, Cornerstone Acquires Clustree, PageUp Launches Recruitment Marketing Software, Phenom People raises $30M for AI Recruitment Platform, and Modern Health raises $31M to Accelerate Reach of Mental Health Benefits.


On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss how Paychex is Among Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Companies in 2020, Paycom will join the S&P 500, Personio, the German HR platform for SMEs raised $75M, ServiceNow Acquires Loom Systems, and we wrap up with The Randstad 2020 Talent Trends Report.


 

Human Capital Reporting – Compliance or Value add?

On January 20, 2020, in Editorial Advisory Board, Neil McCormick, by Neil McCormick
“While 30414 may not be perfect in everyone’s eyes, it certainly does give organizations a consistent data set, definition, formula, and purpose on which to base measurement. ” - Neil McCormick

HRExaminer v10.50

“There is no baseline for engagement to be tied to. As an employee it is natural that my engagement will rise and fall.” Paul Hebert makes the case for Measuring MTBED instead of Employee Engagement.



Management practices over the last century have focused on every aspect of productivity. Where does that leave creativity and innovation? Doug Shaw writes, “Good work often reveals itself slowly.” Does Productivity Kill Creativity and Innovation?



Neil McCormick and Dr. Chris Andrews tackle Payroll Reform in 2019.



John Sumser speaks with Elizabeth Clarke, the Executive Editor of Human Resource Executive. Elizabeth spent more than 25 years as a reporter and editor in South Florida before joining HRE. Listen to Elizabeth Clarke on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: John and Stacey discuss Stacey’s work on her upcoming book about the HR Tech Environment, iCIMS, Degreed Acquires Adepto, EddyHR Acquires Pay-Role HR Solutions, Paycom Announces LMS Enhancements, Workday reveals Products Exec Shuffle, and 10% of meetings workers book are FAKE.


 

Payroll Reform in 2019

On December 12, 2019, in Dr. Chris Andrews, Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Neil McCormick, by Dr. Chris Andrews
“There is one area that all businesses find at best, painful, and at worst dysfunctional and costly. That particular area is Payroll.” - Neil McCormick & Dr. Chris Andrews
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The Global Movement for Human Resources Standards

“ Imagine the potential for productivity improvement, comparison, and collaboration through the application of common terminology, metrics, and recommended processes.” - Neil McCormick
 

HRExaminer v10.30

What would you want to see if we could have a National Payroll Standard? Neil McCormick and Chris Andrews have some thoughts in their article, Payroll Reform.


When you say it’s hard to find good talent, what skills are the candidates’ missing? Mary Faulkner explores The “Real” Skills Gap.


Cramming a year’s worth of benefits information into a new hire or open enrollment session simply doesn’t work. Harry Gottlieb makes a good case for Year-Round Benefits Engagement.


John Sumser speaks with Cecile Alper-Leroux, the VP of HCM Innovation at Ultimate Software. An economic anthropologist with more than 20 years of industry experience, she is a keynote speaker, and author of the upcoming book, From Dissonance to Resonance. Listen to Cecile Alper-Leroux on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: Swooptalent and Phenom People form Strategic Partnership, Toast Acquires Stratex to Simplify HR For Restaurants, Gusto Raises $200M, Willis Towers Watson Introduces Skill-Based Pay Analytics Platform, and How AI Companies Can Avoid Ethics Washing.