It’s called human resources for a reason

ReImagine Work

It was a great day when the personnel department changed the name on the door to human resources. Why I became an advocate of human beings at work. About 7 years into my IT career I realized I didn’t love the technology enough to excel over the long haul.

Human Resources Is Less Gender Diverse Than You Think

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Human resources is often perceived as one of the most female-friendly departments of any large company, but that assumption isn’t as accurate as you might think. The reality of gender diversity in human resources is quite different than the perception.

Career Advisor Mary Schaefer Puts the Human Back into Human Resources at TEDxWilmington

ReImagine Work

“On Wednesday, August 6th, one our very own Career Advisors, Mary Schaefer spoke at TEDxWilmington and delivered her talk, Putting the Human Back into Human Resources.

Top 16 Books for Human Resource and Talent Management Executives

Chart Your Course

It provides a comprehensive (yet very easy to read) summary of four decades of scientific research on human motivation, exposing a startling mismatch between what science knows and what business does. Human Resource Champions (1996).

Human Resource (HR) Manager Challenges

Coaching Tip

In order to recruit and retain talented candidates, Human Resources management must match the process to the type and level of employee they are hiring – one size does not necessarily fit all. An Human Resource (HR) manager’s work does not end once a candidate is hired.

10 Careers For Introverts

Chart Your Course

Finding a career that we love is an important step in our lives. If we don’t find a career we’re happy with, we might end up being stressed out or unsatisfied most of the time.

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Human Resources in the Post Deming Era

Deming Institute

When I had a leadership position with a team I had us have the whole team sit in the interviews with potential candidates (the team members were all early in their careers and in this and other ways I tried to help them learn and develop their skills).

Leadership Development: #1 Priority for Human Resources Leaders

Coaching Tip

Leadership development is the number one priority for human resources (HR) leaders globally, according to Talent Management : Accelerating Business Performance , a survey by Right Management, the career and talent management experts within ManpowerGroup. Right Management’s Talent Management: Accelerating Business Performance study draws on the results of an online survey of 2,221 senior leaders and human resource executives from 13 countries.

Seven Key Thoughts About Managing Human Resources

QAspire

Home Go to QAspire.com Guest Posts Disclaimer Seven Key Thoughts About Managing Human Resources Here are SEVEN most prominent thoughts that stuck me this week about managing “humanresources. These thoughts can be useful if you are a business owner, a human resources professional, a project manager or a leader at any level in an organization: ‘Human Resources’ are more ‘human’ and less ‘resources’. They are humans!

Stop Managing Your Career

In the CEO Afterlife

Inherent in the definition of career is the opportunity to progress. More than ever, people are seeking mentors, “branding” themselves and carefully managing their careers in order to dash up that quintessential corporate ladder. So what is wrong with managing your career?

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How Employee Engagement Drives Customer Satisfaction

N2Growth Blog

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Employee Engagement 101: Ask the Holy Question

Leading Blog

What matters to the average worker includes career opportunity, meaningful work, a balanced life, a fair wage, and being treated with respect—not increasing output. As a leader or manager, you have to attend to the goals of your board or bosses and to the career aspirations of your workers.

Creating the Conversations That Help Them Grow

Leading Blog

While many leaders may feel they don’t have time for career development, it’s not as complicated as we often make it out to be. Career development is nothing more than helping others grow”—one conversation at a time. Hindsight conversations are the foundation of career development.”

Building Company Culture: Alignment Leadership

Leading Blog

He’s made a career of testing new leadership ideas to see what works—and what doesn’t—in service-oriented leadership. Human ResourcesY OU PROBABLY HEAR the word culture a lot, but what does it mean?

5 Vital Behaviors That Will Impress Your HR Team

Let's Grow Leaders

Career & Learning Human Resources career development human resourcesWhat does your HR team say about you? Does it matter?

Three Strategies to Encourage Good Mental Health in the Workplace

Leading Blog

L ET’S FACE IT: emotions are an inescapable element of the human experience. As an international speaker, mental health expert and author, I have been fortunate to travel around the globe throughout my career meeting with hundreds of business owners and entrepreneurs about mental wellness.

How to Use a Career Page to Positively Show off Culture to Candidates

Chart Your Course

The page also highlights the career paths, management program and internship program that the company offers. Allow candidates to contact the human resources department with any questions so the application process can be more efficient in gaining the interest of the best candidate fits.

8 Principles for Building a High-Performance Culture

Leading Blog

When McCord began her career in Human Resources at Netflix, she began working with Reed Hastings to identify the behaviors that they wanted to see become consistent practices and worked to instill the discipline of actually doing them. Human Resources

10 Questions to Ask Your Employees Every Quarter

Leading Blog

A one is when people are not speaking the truth, everyone is walking around on eggshells, and it’s better for your career to not rock the boat and to go with the flow. Human Resources

Ending Frustration At Work

Women on Business

Career Development Human Resources Issues Job Satisfaction Management Personal Development Productivity We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now.

Don’t Leave Workplace Civility to Chance

Leading Blog

After a 15-year executive career leading high performing teams, Chris began his consulting company in 1990. Human ResourcesW E'RE FACING a respect crisis. Civility and respect are not the norm in daily workplace interactions. They’re not the norm in our communities, either.

Take Charge of Your Career Like a Boss

Lead Change Blog

Personally and professionally, Mary''s mission is to create work cultures where organizations and human beings can both thrive. Mary is a former HR manager, holds a Master''s degree in HR and is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR). Career Development Self Leadership Workplace Issues Character-based Leadership Growth Responsibility Self Development I train a lot of managers.

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Five Happiness Traps

Leading Blog

Which of the happiness traps keep me from pursuing my dreams for a better job, a great career, or real fulfillment in the job I have now? Human ResourcesT HE IDEA of work is not always well received. And those that do work often don’t expect much out of it.

The Chronically Unhappy Employee

Lead Change Blog

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Feedback is a Gift – Especially When It Hurts

Women on Business

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9 Corporate Personality Types and How to Motivate Them

Women on Business

He separates corporate personalities into a corporate hierarchy that people typically follow as they climb the corporate ladder during their careers. Human Resources Issues corporate development human resources personality tests teamwork

Career Development and Innovation – The Missing Link For Success

Rapid BI

Do careers still exist? Can Career Development and Innovation link together as strategies? Are careers easier to plan or harder than ever? What can people actively planning their career learn from the best in the world of innovation?

Featured Leading Voice: Mary Schaefer

Lead Change Blog

She specializes in manager/employee interactions with organizations employing engineers, scientists and IT professionals, helping managers/owners successfully coach employees to tap into their own initiative and resourcefulness to deliver results.

Four Keys to Attract and Retain Millennials

Chart Your Course

These 20 and 30-somethings are the largest generation in human history and will comprise 40 percent of the U.S. They are also impatient, entitled and quick to change employers if they don’t feel they are advancing their careers sufficiently.

Motivating and Rewarding Your Global Workforce

Chart Your Course

Lack of a sense of career growth potential can also make workers inclined to switch companies if they don’t see opportunities for advancement. Offering opportunities for career skills growth and internal promotion within your company can also help keep your workers engaged.

25 Career Options in Leadership Development

Great Leadership By Dan

Interested in a career in leadership development? Human Resource Executive : h igh level HR role, often directly involved in executive development and succession planning. careers roles leadership development jobs

Pro Tips from a Terrible Job-Seeker

Surviving Leadership

I often describe my career as “Forrest Gump-ing my way through life” because I wasn’t always the most thoughtful in my approach. Personal Development #HRBlogs career development HR HR Blogs human resources job search jobseeker recruiting

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Five Strategies for Hiring Success

Chart Your Course

With the volume of social media and online networking and career sites, connecting with workers is only a matter of searching profiles or placing ads. It’s never been easier to find warm bodies to fill job slots.

Bosses – The Good, the Bad and the Downright Ugly!

Women on Business

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Nine Rules for Employee Engagement

Chart Your Course

Moreover, experts say employee engagement is doubly important in times of economic recession, uncertainty or boom, because this is when the human element differentiates those who fail, survive or thrive. Career Advancement Opportunities.

Leading Without Direct Reports

In the CEO Afterlife

Craft or Career. Decades ago, I was moved by a business school article entitled, “Craft or Career. Walter measured career development according to one’s place on the organization chart. Leadership does not begin the when you step upon the first rung of the management ladder.

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Rookie Talent: Avoiding a Kodak Moment

Leading Blog

The largest, best-educated generation in history has become an under-utilized resource, vastly unprepared to move into positions of responsibility and leadership. Savvy business owners and executives will recognize their desires for career pathing and customized benefits packages, will find ways to utilize their unique skillsets, and create ways to help this generation visualize a future with their companies. Human Resources

Managing Up When You’re Down: The Power of POISE

Let's Grow Leaders

Authenticity Communication confidence grow your career courage downsizing fear human resources managing up managing your boss When the going gets tough, managing up gets tougher. Scared stifles truth. Needs stay unsaid. Unfounded worries mushroom in the dark. Unquestioned assumptions breed false conclusions. Your boss can’t know what you’re thinking. Don’t assume–anything.

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Thanks to Jobjet for featuring my TEDx talk among 21 other essential HR resources

ReImagine Work

21 Brilliant Training Resources to Turbo Charge Your HR Career – Justin Dennis, Jobjet. Thanks to Justin Dennis for including my TEDx talk (Putting the Human Back into Human Resources ) among resources like Daniel Pink’s books, in his article over at Jobjet.

4 Aspects Job Seekers Are Looking for in 2019

Chart Your Course

Culture Employee Engagement Employee Retention Finding top talent Human Resource Management Job Satisfaction Millennials Team Building Workplace Productivity

Developing Leaders to Drive Business Results

Coaching Tip

The chief human resources officer must take the lead in developing leadership programs, processes, and events to ensure that leaders are ready and effective. High-Impact Human Capital Strategy: Addressing the 12 Major Challenges Today's Organizations Face. .

How the Workplace Is Changing in 2018

Chart Your Course

Millennials value work-life balance , career mobility, flexible working conditions , and social responsibility. Culture Finding top talent Generations at Work Human Resource Management Millennials Surveys and Statistics

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Workplace Engagement

Coaching Tip

The disengagement problem usually begins with the CEO telling human resources to fix it," says author David Harder. "But When these elements are intact, translating vision into reality is one of the most transformative of all human experiences. Books Business Coaching Career Communication Current Affairs Leadership Memes Personal Coaching Self-Awareness Skills Success Tips What is Work life change chronic disease employee engagement human resources

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