COLLECTION: March 2021 coronavirus news
This exec led the people side of a business transformation at FARE, the leading nonprofit representing the food allergy community.
Seven in 10 employees are at risk for mental health conditions. Here’s what that means for HR leaders.
The pandemic has transformed recruiting. Permanently.
HR and business leaders need to encourage change by engaging employees.
Time, money and lack of employer investment are among the challenges employees are facing, according to a Spring HR Tech speaker.
Although employers have worked to support struggling workers during the pandemic, significant work remains.
In today’s rapidly changing workplace, HR leaders must be able to recognize fear, then move beyond it to earn buy-in.
‘It’s not just ‘nice’ that companies step up,’ one expert says. ‘It’s a business and economic imperative.’
The pandemic escalated the crisis, but underlying factors persist.
Roanica Paisley of Rising Ground in New York is leaning on robust education, PTO and credible messengers to get 1,600 workers vaccinated.
From Prince Harry’s role at BetterUp and a call for a federal leave mandate to how employers can help after two mass shootings, here are the top stories.
This is a wake-up call for HR tech to be proactive when it comes to supporting work/life balance.
The royal steps into the HR space as chief impact officer at the coaching and mental health firm.
The lofty vision? Reduce organizations’ PTO liability while preventing burnout and boosting employee engagement and financial wellness.
Isolation, health anxiety and the stream of violence are taking a big toll on employees’ mental health.
Remote work and the rising global talent war are putting pressure on HR to ensure this part of the hiring process shines.
Employers from Etsy to Pinterest are urging U.S. lawmakers to put permanent paid family and medical leave into Biden’s COVID relief plan.
Paylocity’s Cheryl Johnson says the pandemic has emphasized HR’s role as the model for empathy.
On Equal Pay Day, research shows women are making strides. Will that continue?
Reports of overworked employees are raising the alarm bell about company culture.
New research finds some positive strides on employees’ wellbeing, but the ‘pandemic only amplified an existing crisis,’ experts say.
Planning is underway for the fall HR Technology Conference & Exposition, scheduled for Sept. 28-Oct. 1, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
From trust to seeking help when you need it, this HR leader at ADP offers strategies for HR leaders in this changing world.
COVID-19, diversity and inclusion, and new tech to ensure the success of remote work were among the themes of the virtual, four-day event.
Here are the takeaways from the final day of Spring HR Tech, where diversity, equity and inclusion took center stage.
New tools on display at Spring HR Tech show HR leaders how to harness innovation to improve talent acquisition and DEI amid COVID-19.
A solid strategy can help organizations weather ongoing crises, said Paychex leaders during Thursday’s Spring HR Tech.
Cornerstone shared insights on how organizations can meet evolving employee expectations for new skills.
Emerging technology platforms and insights into DEI efforts will highlight the final day of Spring HR Tech.
Continual listening, digital transformation and a focus on culture remain on the 2021 agenda, speakers said.
Spring HR Tech keynoter Jason Averbook lays out the importance of understanding employees fully to build deeper connections and make lasting change.
Continual listening gives organizations and leaders important data they didn’t know, Spring HR Tech speakers say.
Two very different companies with frontline employees offer up how they are coping with the pandemic.
The Timken Co. has focused on building engaging leaders, with the help of SAP SuccessFactors.
The grocer is among the employers turning to instant pay options for employees.
The social media company’s partnership with Wellthy has saved caregiving workers time and money.
From COVID-19 lessons to TA tech tools, here are some of the topics explored Wednesday.
During a Spring HR Tech keynote, the hotel chain’s Jessica Lee says the past year has changed how she wants to lead.
Here are 4 reasons to make your TA more data-driven, from Spring HR Tech.
Sessions on developing leaders, engagement, reskilling strategy and more are coming up.
Companies are seeing the benefit in programmatic job advertising, Aptitude Research’s Madeline Laurano says at Spring HR Tech.
The pandemic is making companies reevaluate old ways of thinking, keynoter Mimi Brooks said Wednesday at Spring HR Tech.
How a legal background helped this leader build a new HR function
Attend dozens of sessions covering such topics as AI, programmatic job advertising and earned wage access.
Spring HR Tech keynoter Jackye Clayton says HR may need to ‘shatter’ old ways of doing things to be successful.
The event began with a forward-looking exploration of today’s HR tech.
Thompson Reuters and Medallia shared how they’re fusing tech and talent at Spring HR Tech.
A recent integration allowed the tech giant to build a talent solution for the future of work, Avature says.
Spring HR Tech speakers from UKG advise employers to ask themselves these 6 questions.
Finally, HR leaders are setting their sights on the future, Spring HR Tech speakers say.
The modern employee experience needs to be built on trust, an Oracle leader said at Tuesday’s Spring HR Tech.
Here are 5 ways Spring HR Tech keynoter Josh Bersin says the marketplace is evolving.
Employees want flexible workplace options and they’re willing to quit to get them, according to new research.
Keynotes on the HR tech market and evolution of diversity hiring will kick off the first day of the free, virtual event.
Keynote and other sessions will provide data, solutions, ideas and tips for managing organizations this year.
HRE’s Nearly 200 speakers will dive into the myriad challenges facing HR at next week’s event.
From how COVID-19 has changed employee benefits to SAP giving a mental health day to its workers, here are some of the week’s top stories.
It’s about to be a much different environment for job seekers—and employers.
The numbers are ‘very, very concerning,’ says Limeade’s Lindsay Lagreid. ‘This is people’s wellbeing suffering.’
A staggering majority of employees say the pandemic is increasing their stress level. Here’s what that means for HR leaders.
Leaders are concerned about the mental health issues facing employees due to the shift to remote work.
A look at HR since businesses sent millions of workers home with little more than a good-luck wave and a laptop.
Here’s why Limeade’s Laura Hamill says there’s ‘so much more work to do in wellbeing.’
The Parking Spot’s Mary Ruberry, a Spring HR Tech speaker, says the company has stayed grounded during the last year because of its strong culture.
Companies that thrive post-pandemic likely will rely on virtual and augmented reality, UKG’s VP of HCM writes.
SAP is the latest company to encourage its workers to rest and recharge as burnout rates soar.
From quick employer response to more focus on mental health and other resources, here’s what has changed.
Technology is becoming a vital player in the effort to slow the pandemic-driven exodus of women from the workforce.
Backing for mandates is up slightly, a new poll finds.
Here are three ways HR leaders can lead the way on gender equity.
HR has both a responsibility to act and a chance to influence the future of women in the workforce.
From wellness programs missing the mark to employers’ biggest vaccine concerns, here are some of the week’s top stories.
And how HR tech can help.
Workers are looking for appreciation, but many say their company doesn’t recognize them or offer incentives.
A new survey finds that half of HR leaders expect to switch HCM systems this year, fueled by a budget boost.
Small and mid-size business owners report a variety of worries, including the slow rollout of the shots.
Fewer than three in 10 employers say their initiatives have been effective at supporting employees.
These strategies from PwC can keep women—and especially mothers—healthy, productive and ready to remain on the job.
Maxine Carrington, a speaker at Spring HR Tech, brings an analytical outlook to her work helming HR at New York’s largest health system.
Spring HR Tech keynoter Jason Averbook says technology’s ability to enable employee experience has never been more needed.
With the ‘future of work’ upon us, HR needs to invest in digital literacy and emotional intelligence, writes the University of Phoenix CHRO.
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The pandemic hasn’t slowed down innovation in HR tech.
Workplace inclusion can accelerate progress for women.
Think less Zoom and more good causes and DEI efforts, this analyst and Top 100 HR Tech Influencer writes.