Many elements come into play when attracting the right talent. Is your careers page up-to-date? Does your website accurately represent your company culture and communicate it clearly to recruited applicants? In terms of internal processes, do you have an ongoing talent acquisition strategy? How efficient are your application screening and onboarding processes? Where and how are you looking for top candidates and are you enabling them to find you? Discover best practices and learn from industry thought leaders by joining the recruiting community.
Current Childcare voucher schemes offered through employers will close to new registrants in April 2018. For many employers they’ve been the mainstay of their support for working parents.
So what could/should employers be doing to support their employees.
So in our spring webinar, we’ll examine the benefits and policies options and what other initiatives work for employers. We’ll also consider the pros and cons and the business case of everything from Backup Care to on-site childcare.
Joining us to discuss the impact and ROI will be Oliver Black, Director of My Family Care. Lindsey Doe, Director Of Tinies, part of the My Family Care Group will also be on hand to provide an overview of the current childcare landscape and what employers need to know.
We'll also be joined by independent reward, benefits and client Insight professional, Jackie Buttery and Adam Brooke, Vice President, Benefits Consultant at Bank of America Merrill Lynch who’ll be sharing their approach and insights into supporting their working parents.
What makes a good video conferencing solution good, and what makes it a good fit for your meeting room? Well, first and foremost, it all starts with how the solution is designed.
Join us as we discuss what makes Lifesize the ultimate solution for your conference room — from hardware to software and every customizable option in between. Get the inside scoop on what makes the best video conferencing experience truly the best, and walk away with tips for increasing adoption and overall success with your organization’s collaboration solution.
Almost every organization has too many communication tools, which is ironic because the purpose of communication technology is to improve and simplify communication in the workplace.
This session will discuss the generational GAP in Cybersecurity Talent. One of the biggest challenges facing the Cybersecurity Community is filling the GAP as quickly as possible through mentoring and bright talent eager to enter the field with little or no cybersecurity background.
As well as reporting your gender pay gap figures by 31st March (public sector) or 5th April (businesses and charities), you have the option to provide a narrative with your calculations. This enables explanation for the reasons for your results, and give details about actions you are taking to reduce or eliminate the gender pay gap.
With the deadlines looming, we'll be providing commentary and insights to help you with your explanations and your contextual narrative. The way you tell the story behind your data will be key in effectively positioning your results, both within and outside your organisation. It will influence how your figures are interpreted by current and future employees, by investors and the public. And it will set your platform for practical and effective action to address the gap.
Host and HR professional James Marsh will be joined by a range of employers, commentators and experts including Jennifer Liston-Smith, Director, Head of Coaching and Consultancy of My Family Care and Lara Warburton, UK Diversity and Inclusion Manager at Rolls-Royce who will share insights on crafting a good narrative and planning effective onward action. Scott McKenzie, Joint Managing Director of Lansons, a strategic consultancy, specialising in corporate, media and political communications will provide a broader perspective. We're also delighted to be joined by Ed Bowyer, employment partner at leading law firm, Hogan Lovells to address the legal issues.
In this webinar we'll be sharing our experts’ experiences and opinions including key points to consider from a reputational and employer brand perspective through to niche areas such as the impact of flexible working as well as unequal parenting and caring responsibilities on ‘the gap’.
The experience shared will help you craft a true and impactful narrative for your organisation.
An engaging culture is a magnet for talent. So it’s important to create a culture people love. A place where ideas flow freely, progress comes naturally, and people wake up excited to come to work each morning to do something great. But what is culture? And where should your organization be focusing to ensure your culture becomes a magnet for talent? We have the answer. After assessing hundreds of corporate culture models, identifying thousands of focus areas professed to impact culture, talking in-person and surveying 10,000 employees around the globe, O.C. Tanner has developed a culture model built on six key elements.
Join this webinar and learn:
1. What are the 6 key elements of an engaging culture?
2. What are the differences and similarities across the globe?
3. How the 6 elements impact recruitment, engagement, retention, innovation, and great work?
4. Why is a strategic focus on culture essential to your success?
About the Presenter:
Gary brings 27 years of research, marketing, and business development experience to O.C. Tanner. He has consulted with numerous Fortune 100 companies to assess recognition cultures, develop strategic solutions, and measure results. Prior to joining O.C. Tanner, Gary managed many well-known brands for global organizations, including Frito-Lay, Kellogg’s and Franklin Covey. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Brigham Young University and a Master’s Degree in business from Northwestern University.
It may be a New Year, but one thing hasn’t changed: hiring software engineers is still a grueling battle. If your team is focused on recruiting great technical talent, they’ve surely learned that top performers are in high demand but short supply. Only those that have developed strategic, stand-out recruiting processes can successfully win them over.
How can you steer your team toward better technical recruiting results? On February 6th, talent leader and founder of Burton Advisors Jordan Burton will share 7 underutilized strategies that hold the key.
* How to structure an interview process that other teams aren’t using
* The key to partnering with your engineering and business teams for success
* The secret to creating a “continuous learning” hiring machine
* How to make recruiting a high priority for your executives and broader team
* Jordan’s most important message for 2018
Industry experts predict that all successful businesses will soon become 100% digital. The biggest challenge is the “how”. The HR world is rapidly changing; candidates and employees are becoming more tech-savvy and expect to engage with HR digitally, instead of with paper. Now more than ever, HR teams need to think about how to put best practices in place to facilitate digital relationships with employees, candidates and talent. Going digital in HR will help your organization attract and retain the right talent and enrich the overall employee experience.
Watch this webinar to learn different ways that HR teams can make meaningful progress in their digital transformation. You will also learn:
- Top HR pains in the workplace and how going digital can help
- How other companies achieved success in digital transformation in HR
- Short and longer-term applications for eSignature in core HR processes, like hiring and onboarding
Michael Erisman, VP and GM Global Human Resources, DocuSign
Teja Vora, Director of Commercial Marketing, DocuSign
When attracting and recruiting top talent, what does your organisation focus on? Pay? Financial and health benefits such as health insurance and pension or is it something else? Advertising what else your organisation does to promote employee experience and happiness will undoubtedly make you stand out. Attracting and retaining top talents needs an approach that is round and includes more than just pay and benefits. This webinar will look at some of the latest trends around happiness and growth mindset in organisation and why these are the secrets to creating a talent pool of top people in your organisation.
With DocuSign & Google, you can create, edit, and complete documents in minutes right from Google Drive and Gmail. DocuSign has been designed as a natural extension to core Google applications, enabling users to create end-to-end digital workflows and move seamlessly from an email attachment or file stored in Drive to approval & signature in no time at all. Doing business has never been more efficient. Plus, your clients and partners will love the ease and convenience of signing with DocuSign.
In this on-demand webinar, you'll see DocuSign and Google in action and learn how to:
- Integrate DocuSign with Google Applications such as Docs, Drive, Chrome, and Gmail
- Get the most out of our newest integration DocuSign for Google Docs
- Prepare a document for signature directly from Google Drive
- Track and manage documents from your Chrome browser
- Quickly sign email attachments from your Gmail inbox
With DocuSign & Google, growing your business is simpler than ever!
How frustrating is it to find qualified and reliable performance engineering talent in today’s hiring market? This talk will cover some challenges and success strategies in hiring that basic scripter all the way up to the rare full stack performance engineering unicorn. What to look for, what to avoid, how to handle technology interview fraud.
Join us for the next Quality & Testing SIG Talk on Tuesday, February 13, 2018: http://www.vivit-worldwide.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1057043&group=.
Employee Engagement Pulse Surveys are critical to every employee engagement strategy. During this webinar, DecisionWise's President, Greg Zippi, along with David L. Mason, Director of I/O Psychology explore the benefits of using frequent pulse surveys as part of your employee listening strategy.
Topics for discussion
1. Defining the different types of employee surveys
2. Proper use of pulse surveys
3. How to avoid survey fatigue
4. How technology improvements allow you to have a pulse on your overall employee engagement
5. How scientific questions with a statistical process can increase clarity around pulse survey response
6. A short demonstration of the DecisionWise pulse survey tools
As President of DecisionWise, Greg Zippi is responsible for all client-facing aspects of the business including product development, marketing, sales and delivery. In addition, he oversees all strategic business development initiatives.
Dr. David Mason
David is an experienced Consultant and leads the I/O Psychology and Data Science learning and curriculum efforts at DecisionWise, and is responsible for the design of our training, facilitation, and workshops. He leads sessions throughout the world on employee engagement and workplace learning. Having completed a Ph.D. in Psychology at Columbia University, and undergraduate and graduate degrees in Psychology at Brigham Young University, Dr. Mason turns his understanding of adult learning and psychology into business concepts, working with numerous businesses and academic institutions. Prior to joining DecisionWise, David taught in the Department of Cognitive, Perceptual, and Brain Sciences at University College London. In addition to Dr. Mason’s strong presentation and facilitation skills, DecisionWise often taps into his extensive knowledge of statistics and research in developing and evaluating assessments.
DecisionWise will help you understand how to create an engaged workforce. This is the age of the employee, and the majority of organizations are failing to meet their employee's expectations, why?
The authors of the best selling book The Employee Experience will share best practices for improving the employee experience and creating engaged employees in your organization.
What you can expect to learn:
--What are the different contracts we make with our employees can lead to expectation misalignment.
--The difference between the Employee Experience and Employee Engagement
--Company maturity impacts your employee experience strategy.
--Market trends that may impact the employee experience
All attendees will receive a free book signed by the authors.
Dr. Tracy Maylett: Tracy's business, coaching, and consulting background extends over a period of two decades and across five continents.Tracy is the Chief Executive Officer of DecisionWise, and is responsible for guiding the overall strategy of DecisionWise, as well as leading large-scale change efforts for clients throughout the globe.
Matt Wride, JD:As DecisionWise’s Chief Operating Officer and executive consultant, Matt oversees the company’s operations, as well as its finance, legal, and administrative functions. He consults with executives around the globe on creating employee engagement at the organizational, team, and individual levels.
Ahead of our Q1 launch of Teamable’s Social Sourcing Platform we’re extending a special invitation to an early look at our new product and research. We’ve tapped into behavioral data from our existing partners and hundreds of hours of user interviews and testing to help optimize the process of sourcing high-quality, passive talent via social channels and your trusted networks.
Join us for a product preview where we’ll cover:
- Teamable’s perspective on the talent acquisition market
- Insights from 6 months of user research
- Sneak peek of our new product launching in Q1 of 2018
Attendees will also be able to schedule a customized walkthrough of Teamable's full platform ahead of our official launch.
Smart sales organizations capitalize on every available opportunities to improve sales talent management. One often under recognized contributor is sales operations. Sales ops departments contribute mightily to salesperson effectiveness, job satisfaction, and sense of engagement.
Watch this webinar, "Sales Operations' Impact on Sales Talent Management," to learn how sales ops can help maintain and retain top sales talent in an organization through better training, coaching, and processes. You will also hear how DocuSign helps internal sales teams onboard faster.
Organizations that manage a shift-based (and hourly) workforce must contend with complex scheduling rules including labor laws and labor agreements. With more states and even cities supplementing US Labor laws, it can be difficult to keep up with all the changes. Many of these laws impact overtime pay, required break periods, and employee rights around a more predictable schedule–which can significantly increase your labor costs. By understanding labor laws, you can create better employee schedules, reduce overtime, and ensure compliance.
In this webinar, you will learn:
• What is driving changes to labor laws in states and cities across the US
• What are the key labor laws that affect employee scheduling
• How technology can help you automate and create better schedules
We will also provide some practical examples to help you understand the complexity of California, Washington, Seattle, and San Francisco labor laws. These same examples are often found in collective bargaining agreements (CBAs).
About the presenter:
Dorothy Pults recently completed a significant research project on US and International Labor Laws and GDPR compliance implications for scheduling shift-based (hourly) workforce. Dorothy has held leadership roles in engineering, product management and product marketing at fast growing companies including EMC, Limelight Networks and F5 Networks drive record customer growth and is recognized for her work aligning products to meet the unique needs of customers.
Nowadays it seems like all recruiters are measuring something, whether it’s cost-per-hire, time-to-hire, or their candidate-to-offer ratio. But are we measuring the right things and are we asking the right questions of our data?
To help us grapple with these ideas Aubrey Blanche, Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Atlassian will share her perspective on data-driven recruiting. Aubrey has spent her career driving diversity and inclusion efforts with data. In this webinar Aubrey will cover how data can be used in diversity and inclusion and recruiting at large:
Why you need data
How to think about data
What data you can collect and get access to
How to use data appropriately
The right way to measure recruiting
How to use data to prioritize your work
We know that every business is different and se we decided to make the second half of our presentation an office-hours session, so please come prepared with your questions!
Gallup and KinderCare Education at Work present the latest research from Gallup on what today's top employers do to make an impact. In this webinar, you'll hear about Gallup's multi-year, global research on the state of well-being at work, and what happens when companies decide to focus on the whole person while crafting meaningful workplace experiences.
Hear how HotelTonight reduced time to hire by 43 percent through nailing the recruiter/hiring manager relationship.
In this webcast, you'll learn:
* Headcount planning with your Hiring Manager 101
* Which topics to cover in every hiring manager-recruiter kickoff meeting
* How recruiters and hiring managers can divide and conquer to create a remarkable candidate experience
* How to leverage data and consistent feedback to make your partnership work
The key to running a successful interview process retrospective
Forget the war for talent, with the right know-how it’s always possible to find the right people. What you’re really fighting for now is attention. Do you deserve it? Does your company?
Watch this on-demand webinar to hear from Social Recruiting Expert Katrina Collier to:
- See how technology can open the door to your company and how it impacts hiring.
- See real examples and discover simple (and free) changes that improve your social recruiting efforts immediately.
- Discover how easily you can use employee-generated content to attract great people.
The talent acquisition world is complex for businesses of all sizes, but when managing high-volume hiring you need the right hiring tools that won’t lag behind. As enterprise organisations comb through hundreds of new CVs a week, recruiters are faced with implementing an efficient workflow that allows them to attract, screen, and hire more candidates at a faster pace.
Cloud computing is an increasingly vital element of information security. It’s used to protect sensitive data; for identity and access management; for network security and to aid with incident response. However it’s not without it’s own set of risks and has been hit in the past with significant and newsworthy breaches.
Join this interactive Q&A panel with top cloud and security experts as they discuss the future of the cloud and considerations to take for protecting sensitive data when it's held in the Cloud.
Recruiters are often the first ones tasked with addressing representation challenges within an organization by sourcing a more diverse recruiting funnel. However, hiring managers are the ones who have the final say on the makeup and composition of their teams. Recruiters have to be prepared to engage with managers, create a collaborative atmosphere, and win over the hearts and mind of hiring decision makers.
In this webinar, recruiters will gain perspectives on how to:
1. Work within the power dynamics between recruiters and hiring managers.
2. Focus on the business and moral case of D&I.
3. Share personal stories.
4. Ask probing questions to uncover biases and preferences.
5. Focus on competencies versus pedigree.
6. Building support to engage with managers.
Join Sumayyah Emeh-Edu, Diversity & Inclusion Strategist and Jennifer Brown, President and CEO of Jennifer Brown Consulting as they share their experience of executing hundreds of diversity and inclusion programs.
There has never been a bigger focus on branding and messaging in talent acquisition than right now. Why? Because people no longer want to work for a company – they choose instead to work with a company.
In this webinar, discover how to stand out from the competition and get the right people to apply to your jobs with content. Tune in to learn:
- The stages of the recruitment funnel and content you can use in each
- Real examples of effective content for every stage
- How to create and curate your own content
- How content fuels your talent acquisition efforts
Hear the latest insights from Gallup’s research into how innovative employers are meeting the shifting demands of the modern workforce. In this session, we’ll discuss what today’s employees expect from development in the workplace. Topics will include the shift from boss to coach, what leaders of teams are struggling with, why the current system is not working, and how to re-engineer your approach to development.
United States HR teams are pulled in different directions every day. Staying on top of the human resources activities can be complex enough, and compliance must be managed in midst of all of it. There are 6 non-negotiable areas of compliance that have to be incorporated to your daily operations. You must embrace these, and be able to navigate the leadership team to embrace them as well. Lori will share effective method of securing the resources needed to move initiatives forward, you will be sure you leave the program with the tools you need to get it all done. You don’t have to figure it out on your own - join us and get a quick path for 2017 compliance now!
Employees are the backbone of every organization and managers know that. When the focus is on getting new customers, creating new revenue streams, making a profit and being innovation - who has time to make employees happy. Aren’t they here to do a job anyway? Well yes, but they still need to know they make a difference. In this program, we’ll look at how happy employees can support your corporate initiatives and actually give you time back. And, it can all happen with minimal effort and budget.
·Identify what your employees need from you
·Align employee appreciation with corporate strategy
·Set 3 goals to connect directly with your team
·Develop strategies to incorporate engagement into every day work
The impact of employee engagement on key business objectives is staggering. According to Gallup, highly engaged business units see:
•17% increase in productivity
•24% less employee turnover
• 41% reduction in absenteeism
While we know the facts, one of the biggest challenges for driving engagement across an organisation can be convincing the Board that employee engagement isn’t a luxury - it’s a necessity.
Join us for 1 hour on Wednesday 7th March at 11am for a valuable webinar on the best practice way to build and present your business case for employee engagement.
Leading the session will be James Marsh of HR Review; Denise Willett, Senior Director of Achievers EMEA; and Kerrie Maitland, HR Consultant, Life Coach and Managing Director of Positive Dimensions. They’ll be sharing strategy, techniques and ‘Been there, done that’ experience that you can apply to getting the executive buy-in you need.
Put the date in your calendar now – and we look forward to you joining us!
Leadership in human resources requires understanding of the strategic initiatives and the ability to align organizational talent with success. Planning for the future needs of human capital is a key component to success as a HR executive. In this action packed program, we will look at performance management through the lens of strategy and executive interactions. Attendees will walk about with an understanding of what to look for in a strategic plan, and how to craft performance discussions to ensure only those that are headed in the same direction as leadership are considered top talent. We will review a HR Topics proprietary tool that helps organizations evaluate who is really top talent, and what those individuals might need to move to the next level. Finally, we conclude with recommendations of how to incorporate changes to the performance conversation into the organization and impact a culture shift that will drive results.
·Identify the strategic goals and initiatives for your organization
·Understand the business metrics that drive success in each organization
·Review external opportunities that will create meaningful change for top talent
·Create communication tools that will impact C Suite engagement
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), due to come into force on 25th May 2018, will impose a host of new legislation governing the use and storage of personal data affecting organisations across Europe.
The new regulations include a substantial amount of additional reporting requirements, increased fines and penalties. However, all is not lost.
This webinar will discuss the key changes under the GDPR and will feature expert advice surrounding key considerations for HR teams, impact analysis and practical tips whilst outlining the potential upsides of GDPR compliance in HR.