While signs indicate economic softening, employers must be active regarding compensation despite how they may be financially impacted in 2023. Companies should consider rising inflation, economic uncertainty, employee expectations, and the tight labor market as they develop their compensation packages and review schedules. Data indicates that many companies are considering larger-than-usual salary increases in 2023: […]
An employee success system, aka performance technology, is a tool that helps support goals, growth, and productivity, fuels engagement, and creates a sense of well-being for employees. The system should help your company systematically connect, measure, and empower the success of each employee, team, and unit in alignment with the overall goals and objectives of […]
A well-designed performance review process helps management understand employees’ contributions to the company, their growth, areas they excel, and areas for improvement over the next few months.
Every business faces challenges with various rules, laws, regulations, and general business issues. This questionnaire aims to highlight the key areas of human resources activities that could pose risks to your business if not done or improperly managed. Ask yourself these questions or focus only on one or more of the sections that are of […]
California is joining other states and local jurisdictions such as CO, WA, New York City, and NY State pending legislation requiring job postings to include pay scale information. In CA, job postings are not the only place pay scale information will need to be more transparent. Current employees will also have transparency into pay for […]
This article originally appeared in Forbes on Sept. 21, 2022 A company may sometimes connect with a social media career site to list opportunities for candidates that fit their profile of what they need. While this may seem smooth and painless, some sites are not up to date with the company’s available career opportunities and […]
Many companies are experiencing the labor shortage twofold- filling their open positions and a daycare worker shortage impacting their employees. Responsibilities such as caregiving affect employees when daycare workers are in short supply as daycare centers close due to daily staffing shortages or permanently close altogether. It is estimated that 1 in 5 full-time employees […]
HR managers who are willing to foster a culture of open communication on a regular basis may be able to eliminate any surprises or uncomfortable conversations prior to performance evaluation submission dates.
We know HR is key to the success of a business because it is our business. But recent findings from our State of HR survey bring this to light in new ways.
Workplace investigations are a common necessity for many reasons—from harassment to conduct-related issues. Knowing how to conduct a thorough fact-finding exercise is key for reducing the liability you face. In this post, we will explore the best practices and steps for conducting workplace investigations.
hink about your favorite manager. Now think about what made them your favorite. Try to think about, for you, what make up the qualities of great managers. Was it the success you earned while working with them?
Last week we wrote about HR’s role in employee wellbeing, workplace stress, mental health issues, and an integrated approach to treating the body and mind. This week, we focus on financial wellbeing and how HR leaders can help employees.
HR has a vital role in bringing insights to leadership regarding employee wellbeing. An employee’s mindset to resisting change, company growth, and workplace stress can lead to burnout, mental health issues, disengagement, or resignation.
The CalSavers Retirement Savings Program was created by legislation to help ensure that all employed by a California employer have access to a retirement savings plan through payroll deduction.
Many companies face challenges when hiring and retaining key talent. When budgets are constrained, adding equity grants as part of compensation packages can help attract and keep key employees on your team.
Today’s hiring environment is challenging for employers, as is keeping employees on your team versus joining a competitor.