Tag Archives: Human Resources

3 keys to unlocking growth amid technological convergence

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For workers and leaders, thriving amid convergence requires a mindset of continuous development while HR leaders must envision new ways of combining human talent and automation to help their organizations prosper. Continue reading →

Shaping a flexible Total Rewards experience

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In order for Total Rewards to support today’s evolving work ecosystem, programs must flex not only with changing business needs but also with the shifting expectations – especially regarding choice – of a diverse, multi-generational workforce. Continue reading →

The top 5 human resources priorities for Asia Pacific

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In 2018, we saw HR organizations face escalating challenges around digital transformation and social change. These will surely continue into this year, thus we have identified these five priority areas in which HR must thrive in 2019: 1. Commercial acumen … Continue reading →

Start with these 4 steps to create ideal employee journeys

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Creating ideal customer journeys is difficult in practice. Start by thinking through personas, personalization, integrations and AI. Continue reading →

Evolving the benefit mindset: Responding to the pace of change (Part 1 in series)

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Louis Pasteur famously observed that “fortune favors the prepared mind.” This seems particularly appropriate as we reflect on the pace of change in business and the challenge of designing and delivering a competitive and differentiated employer-sponsored benefits portfolio. Today, HR … Continue reading →

Does your HR portal provide your employees with a 5-star experience?

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When you travel, you want an enjoyable experience where you stay. And when you find a place you like (or don’t), it’s not uncommon to tell people about it on sites like TripAdvisor or Yelp. When you think about it, … Continue reading →

4 critical steps HR leaders should consider before embarking on a successful integration

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So, the boss just told you that your company has entered into an agreement to buy another company. The transaction is expected to close in 60 days, and you need to prepare to bring all the people onto your systems … Continue reading →

3 key considerations for HR leaders when it comes to machine learning

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If you’ve been following the news about technology trends in the workplace, you’re probably aware of how artificial intelligence (AI) will fundamentally change the way we work. As a result, you might be thinking about how it can be leveraged … Continue reading →

Have your employees lost their smiles? A lesson from summer interns.

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Like many of you, I travel for work. That means I spend most of my time in airports, hotels and rental cars. Technology such as virtual private networks combined with Bring Your Own Device policies and open concept/hoteling work spaces … Continue reading →

6 tips for using social media for employee benefits

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Despite recent media scrutiny of social networking sites over privacy concerns, social media remains one of the most effective channels for reaching employees and building trust. You may already be using social media to engage employees in other areas, so … Continue reading →