Change Management

An HCI Topic

With the right communication and processes, your employees can withstand drastic organizational changes without a negative impact on business results. Learn about the need for and process of hiring change agents, designing training plans, and implementing technology to support change efforts. You can also capitalize on change initiatives and gain a competitive edge by creating special teams to brainstorm development strategies for the future.

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What to Know Before You Offer Severance: Benchmarking and Planning Your Severance Strategy

Blog | Author: Karen Stevens, Vice President, Practice Strategy at RiseSmart | Source: HCI | Published: October 17, 2014

Few HR professionals enjoy the subject of layoffs—the act of separating valued employees can be uncomfortable and emotionally taxing, and it may feel as though the subject is best avoided until the eventuality of separation presents itself. It is much easier to focus on positive events, like hiring, as evidenced by the ease of finding data for benchmarking your salary bands. 

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Why it is Time for Change in Executive Outplacement

Blog | Author: Karen Stevens, Vice President, Practice Strategy, RiseSmart | Source: HCI | Published: October 2, 2014

The future of outplacement looks very different from its history, and executive outplacement is no exception. As organizations react to the demands of the industry and the economy, they must also embrace the changes in demands that transitioning executives will face—and respond with an outplacement solution that helps executives get to their next role faster.

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