PopMuse: Human Resources http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Celebrating Pride Month with Out in Tech https://wordpress.com/blog/2020/06/01/celebrating-pride-month-with-out-in-tech/ https://wordpress.com/blog/2020/06/01/celebrating-pride-month-with-out-in-tech/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 15:30:00 UTC Anne McCarthy at The WordPress.com Blog Happy Pride Month! Community is so important, especially in these times, and we invite you to join us in celebrating Out in Tech this month. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Improved Navigation in the WordPress Apps https://wordpress.com/blog/2020/06/01/improved-navigation-in-the-wordpress-apps/ https://wordpress.com/blog/2020/06/01/improved-navigation-in-the-wordpress-apps/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 10:30:00 UTC Chris O'Sullivan at The WordPress.com Blog Take a look at the latest improvements in our Android and iOS apps. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The Benefits of Workplace Scripts https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/the-benefits-of-workplace-scripts/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/the-benefits-of-workplace-scripts/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:00:43 UTC Lin Grensing-Pophal, Contributing Editor at HR Daily Advisor Scripts are common tools in many industries like telemarketing and customer support. They can empower relatively inexperienced teams to quickly start tackling more challenging responsibilities in customer-facing roles. A script often has a customer prompt and then a number of potential paths to follow depending on the customer request or response to the initial prompt. […] The post The Benefits of Workplace Scripts appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Activities to Promote Teambuilding for Remote Employees https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/activities-to-promote-teambuilding-for-remote-employees/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/activities-to-promote-teambuilding-for-remote-employees/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:00:39 UTC Bridget Miller, Contributing Editor at HR Daily Advisor Even as the country begins to reopen from coronavirus-related shutdowns, organizations are finding it may make sense to have many employees continue to work from home. For this shift to remote work to be successful long term, however, there are necessary components to help teams work well together with fewer in-person interactions. Thankfully, there is […] The post Activities to Promote Teambuilding for Remote Employees appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 5 Ways HR Can Combat Communication Overload in the Age of Digital Transformation https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/5-ways-hr-can-combat-communication-overload-in-the-age-of-digital-transformation/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/5-ways-hr-can-combat-communication-overload-in-the-age-of-digital-transformation/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:00:30 UTC Keith Kitani, CEO & Co-Founder, GuideSpark at HR Daily Advisor There’s a scene in the movie Bruce Almighty in which Jim Carrey’s character, stepping in to play God, hears the prayers of thousands of people all at once. Overwhelmed by the noise, he handles it in the most efficient way possible: a “reply all” e-mail. As you might expect, chaos ensues in a flood of […] The post 5 Ways HR Can Combat Communication Overload in the Age of Digital Transformation appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ HR Problems: Drinking While Working from Home https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/hr-problems-drinking-while-working-from-home/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/hr-problems-drinking-while-working-from-home/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:00:09 UTC Tim Stein, Vice President of Human Capital for AAC at HR Daily Advisor With many Americans still working from home during self-isolation, our everyday habits have drastically changed in order to accommodate our new daily routines. For some, this may mean waking up a few minutes later or perhaps juggling work and homeschooling the children, but others are using this newfound freedom as reason to have an alcoholic […] The post HR Problems: Drinking While Working from Home appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Talent Acquisition Best Practices in Times of Uncertainty https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/talent-acquisition-best-practices-in-times-of-uncertainty/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/06/01/talent-acquisition-best-practices-in-times-of-uncertainty/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:00:08 UTC Lin Grensing-Pophal, Contributing Editor at HR Daily Advisor For some companies, hiring continues during the COVID-19 pandemic, with many needing to bring new employees physically onboard to serve customer or product development needs. In an environment of confusion, mixed messages, and fear, what should employers be doing during the talent acquisition process to ensure both new and existing employees feel confident and comfortable […] The post Talent Acquisition Best Practices in Times of Uncertainty appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Conducting virtual interviews? 6 easy body language tips https://www.hrmorning.com/news/virtual-interviews-body-language/ https://www.hrmorning.com/news/virtual-interviews-body-language/ Fri, 29 May 2020 16:30:09 UTC Rachel Mucha at HR Morning In the age of telecommuting and virtual interviews, it can be difficult to effectively get your message across or get to know someone through a computer screen. And thanks to the pandemic, many companies are being forced to woo talent they can’t meet in person. This can be a tricky task to accomplish over a […] The post Conducting virtual interviews? 6 easy body language tips appeared first on HR Morning. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Maintaining Culture and Engagement No Matter Where You Are https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/05/29/maintaining-culture-and-engagement-no-matter-where-you-are/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/05/29/maintaining-culture-and-engagement-no-matter-where-you-are/ Fri, 29 May 2020 09:00:51 UTC James Davis, Editor, HR Daily Advisor at HR Daily Advisor Employee engagement was a major conversation before the coronavirus, and it’s still important. I recently spoke with an HR professional who has done everything she can to help maintain a healthy workplace culture and keep employee engagement high while we all work from home. Meet Annette Harwood, Head of HR at M Science. How did […] The post Maintaining Culture and Engagement No Matter Where You Are appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Balance Is Bullsh*t https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/05/29/balance-is-bullsht-2/ https://hrdailyadvisor.blr.com/2020/05/29/balance-is-bullsht-2/ Fri, 29 May 2020 09:00:21 UTC Sue Hawkes, CEO and Founder of YESS! at HR Daily Advisor I’ve asked quite a number of leaders whether there is such a thing as work/life balance. Almost all of them say “no” without hesitation. They agree there are times we’re present, we’re grounded, we’re in sync with what matters, and we’re in the zone, feeling all the joyous personal and professional satisfaction we’re looking for. […] The post Balance Is Bullsh*t appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/