Technical Difficulties

Organizations need to rethink their hiring process or they are going to miss out on top talent. By Jed Hamilton Human resource executives are constantly finding themselves in the middle of an important dialogue between business leaders and hiring managers: Are we confident that our current recruitment process is attracting the right candidates, or does […]

Eye on 8

A recent-study reports these talent strategies are big-time differentiators   By The Editors   What gives an organization a competitive advantage? Findings from Cielo’s Talent Activation Index (TAI) study may surprise you. The 2014 research study examined eight talent strategies where the difference in approaches between the highest-performing organizations (leaders) and the poorest- performing organizations […]

Change Driving Change

HR will have their eyes on tech, talent, and leadership development in the coming year. By Dave Zielinski As organizations across industries experience disruptive change, HR executives are being challenged to be increasingly agile and resourceful in their strategic planning in order to meet shifting talent and compliance demands. Because of the accelerating digital revolution, […]

India In The 21st Century

The world’s fastest growing economy offers HR both opportunities and challenges. By Michael Switow Five and a half years ago, as India was undergoing a start-up boom, five human resources professionals from a large Delhi-based media company surveyed the marketplace and decided the time was ripe to venture out on their own. Venture capitalists were […]

Big Rewards

Organisations are leveraging recognition programmes to drive productivity and results By Russ Banham As the impact of recognition programmes has grown in recent years, so has the framework behind rewarding employees for exemplary work around the globe. They go well beyond acknowledging an employee for length of service. Best-in-class programmes incent specific employee behaviors and […]

The New Total Workforce

How to ease into the changing labor marketplace with different types of workers. By Russ Banham Imagine it’s the year 2030 and the company’s annual holiday party has just begun. A generation ago, there’d be all 500 employees here wearing funny hats, Jim getting a bit tipsy again, and needing a ride home. Today, Jim […]

2016 Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation

Top providers in relocation services ranked based on customer satisfaction surveys HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen rankings are based solely on feedback from buyers of the rated services. The ratings are not based on the opinion of the HRO Today staff. We collect feedback annually through an online survey, which we distribute both directly to buyers […]

Moving Millennials

Younger workers seek out mobility assignments for professional growth. Organizations achieve better retention rates. Advice on how to do it right. By Audrey Roth Stereotypes of Millennials are in no shortage, ranging from their brief attention spans to a need for incessant affirmation—but they aren’t all bad. Millennials are also assumed to be tech-savvy, interested in work that has value, and […]

Picking Up The Pace

Essential approaches that speed up HR technology adoption. By Amber Hyatt The explosion of cutting-edge HR technology has
placed tremendous responsibility in the hands of talent management professionals. With the range of software technology options available and demand to manage
the increasingly complex world of talent management, pressure is on HR leaders to select systems that deliver
the […]

Going All In

MGM bets its recognition program on a tech-driven approach—and is winning. By Debbie Bolla In the high stakes business of gaming and hospitality, for MGM Resorts International, one gamble that isn’t worth the risk is its workforce. The multi-resort empire understands that in the highly competitive guest services industry, an organization is only as successful […]