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Digitizing your workforce: Beyond the big ideas

March 13, 2019 | Infor

Read this paper to learn about workforce digitization that goes beyond the big ideas and provides practical, perscriptive advice of how enterprises can improve business operations by digitizing their workforce mangement processes.

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The Recruiting Funnel: What it is and How to Use it

March 11, 2019 | Symphony Talent

One term we use a lot when speaking about Symphony Talent and our capabilities is the Recruiting Funnel. Our colleagues in marketing have been thinking in terms of sales funnels for quite some time; however, the funnel concept in recruitment ...

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Customer Service 101 - Rules for Success

March 8, 2019 | Symphony Talent

Here’s something you might find interesting: A study done by UC, Irvine found that a typical office worker gets only 11 minutes between each interruption, while it takes an average of 25 minutes to return to the original task after an ...

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Shining the Spotlight on Employee Advocacy

March 6, 2019 | Symphony Talent

Having strategic brand goals and a clear way of communicating your organization’s story across all touchpoints is important. In fact, it’s a key to attracting, engaging and hiring quality talent.

But have you considered the role ...

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Hard-to-Fill Hiring - From the Ground Up

March 4, 2019 | Symphony Talent

For the HR community, it’s time to stop going with the “tried and true” and start embracing new approaches and new technologies that result in better hires with less effort.

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What is the Definition of Direct Sourcing?

February 27, 2019 | Symphony Talent

The economy is strong, unemployment is low, and the recession from last decade is well in the past. Yet, the American workforce, perhaps inherently, is restless. A November 2015 Gallup survey discovered that 51 percent of employees are ...

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Addressing the EMS workforce crisis with science

February 27, 2019 | Infor

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the emergency medical services (EMS) field to grow by more than 23% over the next 10 years, adding more than 55,000 paramedic and EMT jobs. To help meet this challenge, the EMS community is turning to ...

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Maximizing your coaching program

February 19, 2019 | Infor

This perspective piece informs readers of ways to equip leaders with the coaching tools they need to develop each team member, empowering management and their employees to transform the entire company.

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4 steps to high-impact behavioral science for HR

January 24, 2019 | Infor

Today's organization runs on information...it's called big data. Corporations are now making informed choices based on analyzing hard facts, and the HR department is no different: smart decisions, based on behavioral science, can increase ...

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Strategic HR is Not an Oxymoron

October 31, 2018 | Chuck Feltz, CEO, Human Capital Institute

“HR’s battle for a seat at the table is over. We did ‘win,’ so to speak—no one doubts the value of strongly aligned talent and business strategies. Our challenge now is to actually use that seat to make strategic ...

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2018 Betterworks Continuous Performance Management® Survey

September 25, 2018
A motivated workforce is key to competing and winning in today’s environment and ensuring your business is ready for tomorrow’s challenges. Motivated employees are well-equipped to quickly acquire and apply new skills and align their ... Read more