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Check out Workers Count

December 6, 2012

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This is a very unique and interesting site — regular questions (sometimes daily) that take the polls of workers, employees, associated — about lots of things — especially about the workplace and their attitude and feelings about work. As an employee — it is good to have a voice and see how you feel compared […]

The Autism Advantage – NYTimes.com

December 3, 2012

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Inclusion is good for business. This very special company Denmark, Specialisterne is proving it one consultant at a time. Espousing on  on the fact that every individual has their own unique strengths this company places adults with autism in work assignments and are having great success.  They believe in the “Dandelion model”: …when dandelions pop […]

Engage, Engage, Engage

November 6, 2012

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Very well stated primer to help your organization become more “talent-wise”.  Couldn’t have said it better! Reframe Your Organization’s View of Talent Worth the read!

Does your website “speak” your culture language?

November 4, 2012

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A company’s culture and branding are sometimes two different things. A company’s customer and employment brands are sometimes two different things. I recently talked to a recruiter at a financial services company that said he has a unique challenge because the work environment he recruits for is entrepreneurial, they are looking for employees who can […]

Extreme “Death” Benefits

November 2, 2012

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More interesting retention programs are being created and uncovered every day — why?  The war for talent is alive and well and culture is a competitive advantage. This Inc article covers benefit available if a Google employee dies during their employment at Google. Extreme Benefits: Google Edition | Inc.com. So Inc asks — What do […]

Every Employee is a HERO!

July 26, 2012

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This is one company’s amazing commitment to putting employees first and making the statement “employees are our best asset” a reality…BRAVO HCL Technologies! The Employees First Effect (video) This blog is all about HCL Technologies — visit their site, share their video, buy their products and services, talk about them…here is a summary ABOUT HCL TECHNOLOGIES. Of […]

Are HR Metrics Intangible?

July 25, 2012

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Stepping back in time to McKinsey’s War for Talent — capital is abundant, strategies are copyable and talent is the only competitive advantage (or something close to that). Are a company’s talent, ability to develop potential, rewards, success of recruiting strategy and execution of employment brand really intangible? I think not. Jason Averbook, The Knowledge […]