Court Upholds Dismissal After Employee Couldn’t Prove Monetary Damages

EntertainHR - 15 hours 33 min ago

The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals (whose rulings apply to all Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin employers) recently interpreted the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) in a case involving an interesting set of facts. The employer altered an employee’s position while he was on leave, but his compensation was frozen at a pre-leave level...

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What Is Organizational Diagnostics?

EntertainHR - 15 hours 33 min ago

Have you heard the term “organizational diagnostics” or “organizational diagnosis”? It’s quite possible you’ve engaged in organizational diagnostics without using that term. It’s the idea of taking a systematic approach to assessing the organization and determining where there may be problems and is often used during times of change...

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Recruiting Looks Different in 2021

EntertainHR - 15 hours 33 min ago

While technology was already becoming more widely used during the recruitment process before the pandemic, since 2020, its use has been ramped up significantly. In 2021, those involved in talent acquisition and recruitment are turning more often to technology solutions like artificial intelligence (AI), video interviews, and Zoom interactions than...

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5 Tips for Tough Conversations with Employees

EntertainHR - 15 hours 33 min ago

It’s a moment that any HR professional experiences sooner or later: a tough conversation with an employee. Maybe you’re implementing a professional improvement plan, maybe you need to discuss ways the individual can improve his or her performance, or maybe you need to implement a consequence for unprofessional behavior. No matter what the...

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Reducing L&D Costs Without Dropping Training Altogether

EntertainHR - 15 hours 33 min ago

Learning and development (L&D) is a critical area of a business’s future, but it’s sometimes difficult to get enough of a budget to do what you want. In today’s market, employers are finding it even more difficult than usual to hire employees with the experience they need, making training even more important. So how can […] The post...

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Court Upholds Dismissal After Employee Couldn’t Prove Monetary Damages

The Oswald Letter - 15 hours 33 min ago

The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals (whose rulings apply to all Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin employers) recently interpreted the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) in a case involving an interesting set of facts. The employer altered an employee’s position while he was on leave, but his compensation was frozen at a pre-leave level for...

Categories: Blogs

What Is Organizational Diagnostics?

The Oswald Letter - 15 hours 33 min ago

Have you heard the term “organizational diagnostics” or “organizational diagnosis”? It’s quite possible you’ve engaged in organizational diagnostics without using that term. It’s the idea of taking a systematic approach to assessing the organization and determining where there may be problems and is often used during times of...

Categories: Blogs

Recruiting Looks Different in 2021

The Oswald Letter - 15 hours 33 min ago

While technology was already becoming more widely used during the recruitment process before the pandemic, since 2020, its use has been ramped up significantly. In 2021, those involved in talent acquisition and recruitment are turning more often to technology solutions like artificial intelligence (AI), video interviews, and Zoom interactions than...

Categories: Blogs

5 Tips for Tough Conversations with Employees

The Oswald Letter - 15 hours 33 min ago

It’s a moment that any HR professional experiences sooner or later: a tough conversation with an employee. Maybe you’re implementing a professional improvement plan, maybe you need to discuss ways the individual can improve his or her performance, or maybe you need to implement a consequence for unprofessional behavior. No matter what the...

Categories: Blogs

Reducing L&D Costs Without Dropping Training Altogether

The Oswald Letter - 15 hours 33 min ago

Learning and development (L&D) is a critical area of a business’s future, but it’s sometimes difficult to get enough of a budget to do what you want. In today’s market, employers are finding it even more difficult than usual to hire employees with the experience they need, making training even more important. Source: Rawpixel.com /...

Categories: Blogs

Court Upholds Dismissal After Employee Couldn’t Prove Monetary Damages

Resources for Humans: - 15 hours 33 min ago

The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals (whose rulings apply to all Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin employers) recently interpreted the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) in a case involving an interesting set of facts. The employer altered an employee’s position while he was on leave, but his compensation was frozen at a pre-leave level for...

Categories: Blogs

What Is Organizational Diagnostics?

Resources for Humans: - 15 hours 33 min ago

Have you heard the term “organizational diagnostics” or “organizational diagnosis”? It’s quite possible you’ve engaged in organizational diagnostics without using that term. It’s the idea of taking a systematic approach to assessing the organization and determining where there may be problems and is often used during times of...

Categories: Blogs

Recruiting Looks Different in 2021

Resources for Humans: - 15 hours 33 min ago

While technology was already becoming more widely used during the recruitment process before the pandemic, since 2020, its use has been ramped up significantly. In 2021, those involved in talent acquisition and recruitment are turning more often to technology solutions like artificial intelligence (AI), video interviews, and Zoom interactions than...

Categories: Blogs

5 Tips for Tough Conversations with Employees

Resources for Humans: - 15 hours 33 min ago

It’s a moment that any HR professional experiences sooner or later: a tough conversation with an employee. Maybe you’re implementing a professional improvement plan, maybe you need to discuss ways the individual can improve his or her performance, or maybe you need to implement a consequence for unprofessional behavior. No matter what the...

Categories: Blogs

Reducing L&D Costs Without Dropping Training Altogether

Resources for Humans: - 15 hours 33 min ago

Learning and development (L&D) is a critical area of a business’s future, but it’s sometimes difficult to get enough of a budget to do what you want. In today’s market, employers are finding it even more difficult than usual to hire employees with the experience they need, making training even more important. Source: Rawpixel.com /...

Categories: Blogs

Managing a World Where Zoom Fatigue Is All Too Real

EntertainHR - Tue, 05/11/2021 - 04:00

Even before the pandemic, Zoom had proven to be a great tool for virtual training. But when the pandemic struck, suddenly, Zoom became a go-to tool for just about every form of business interaction imaginable—from regularly recurring meetings to colleague-to-colleague interactions to hiring to performance reviews. In short, Zoom and similar tools...

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Employee with Essential Tremor Can Proceed with ADA Case, Federal Court Rules

EntertainHR - Tue, 05/11/2021 - 04:00

A recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio illustrates the relatively low bar an employee must clear to proceed with a regarded-as-disabled claim. Facts Douglas McGonegle worked for Sleep Number, a mattress and sleep accessory store, as an at-will employee (that is, he could be fired at any time […] The...

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Understanding the People Analytics Technology Market

EntertainHR - Tue, 05/11/2021 - 04:00

The market for people analytics (PA) technology is growing quickly. In fact, RedThread Research reports that there were 121 PA technology vendors in 2020, with a 35% growth rate from 2019 and a 55% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) over the last 4 years. Forward-thinking companies are helping drive this growth as they increasingly realize...

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Hiring on the Cutting Edge: No-Code Talent Acquisition Tools

EntertainHR - Tue, 05/11/2021 - 04:00

For Fortune 500 companies, hiring is a constant process. A recent report summary from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed nearly 50,000 new jobs have been added to the market since January, and 84% of recruiters are in the process of adapting their hiring processes to facilitate new job openings. Instead of using dated, […] The post...

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Managing a World Where Zoom Fatigue Is All Too Real

The Oswald Letter - Tue, 05/11/2021 - 04:00

Even before the pandemic, Zoom had proven to be a great tool for virtual training. But when the pandemic struck, suddenly, Zoom became a go-to tool for just about every form of business interaction imaginable—from regularly recurring meetings to colleague-to-colleague interactions to hiring to performance reviews. In short, Zoom and similar tools...

Categories: Blogs
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