Survey results from AMN Healthcare

Today, AMN Healthcare, the nation’s most comprehensive healthcare workforce solutions and staffing company, along with Avantas, an AMN Healthcare company and leading provider of strategic labor management solutions and technologies, released the findings of its survey, Predictive Analytics in Healthcare 2016: Optimizing Nurse Staffing in an Era of Workforce Shortages –an assessment of over 5,600 […]

Recognition That’s Contagious

Dow’s Johanna Soderstrom shares the secrets to creating a global culture of appreciation.  By Debbie Bolla Having a recognition program that’s “nice to have” was no longer enough for The Dow Chemical Company. Corporate Vice President of Human Resources and Aviation Johanna Soderstrom and her team understand the critical impact that providing meaningful recognition to […]

HRO Today 2017 Resource Guide

We know that the readers of HRO Today magazine turn to us as a go-to resource in the HR industry that delivers trends, insights, and the top resources for all of their HR operations and service needs. In our annual resource guide, we aim to showcase providers and product vendors across 18 sectors of HR […]

A Healthier Way to Have it All

Work-life balance is out, and HR is making way for work-life integration. By Christa Elliott Family life, social life, and work life—why not have it all? That’s the thought behind “work-life balance.” The term was coined in the 1980s, but the task turned out to be more demanding on workers than anyone anticipated. Luckily, there’s […]

A New Approach

Measuring both internal and external factors helps provide HR with critical insight for business decisions. By Sandhya Johnson Measuring HR is a daunting task for many professionals in the field. There is typically a flurry of activity at the end of each month, quarter, and financial year to gather and report many of the traditional, […]

Bite-Sized Learning

Shorter may be better when it comes to executing workforce training. Here’s how. By Christa Elliott Five to 10 seconds—that’s the time it takes for a person to decide to either stay engaged with a piece of content or, more commonly, to move on to something else. Many will attribute waning attention spans to the […]

Looking Good, For Now

Worker confidence is up, but with an election looming, things may change. By The Editors Good news: Worker confidence is up and it’s likely driven by increases in compensation. The worker confidence index (WCI) from HRO Today and Yoh Recruitment Process Outsourcing reports an increase between the first and the second quarter of 2016, from […]

Searching Global Markets

New research reveals international talent patterns and recruitment needs. One of the biggest challenges that HR professionals face is the recruitment of high-quality talent in the face of a recovering global recession, increasing talent shortages, and an ever-changing employment landscape. It is becoming more and more difficult to find the best-fit talent that is needed […]

Going Glocal

As more and more organizations expand their footprints to include a multinational presence, the word “glocal”—conducting business according to both local and global considerations— has become commonplace. We go glocal here at HRO Today with our sister publication HRO Today Global, a magazine that covers the same topics but focuses on trends specific to EMEA […]