This time of year, the HR conference season is in full swing and if you can't make a major conference, you can still attend vicariously through other attendees on social media. A few weeks ago, I followed the #WorkHuman conference on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and next … [Read more...] about Carnival of HR – Pre #SHRM17 Edition
And an update on the February reading challenge I look at the clock on my computer and realize its already 11 and I’m not quite sure what I accomplished in the first three hours of my day. That’s not true. I know that I’ve answered a ton of emails, responded to IM’s and had 3-5 … [Read more...] about Is Focus the New Time Management?
Virtual Reality (VR) headsets and Augmented Reality (AR) games like Pokemon Go are new technologies but the applications go beyond making fun of people or playing games. Many companies are already using this technology in the office and on the factory floor. After reading a … [Read more...] about VR, AR & HR?
For the past few months I’ve been using a FitBit, to help me reach my daily fitness goals (10,0000 steps a day). I’d like to say that I hit that goal everyday but that’s not true. More often than not, my Fitbit gently reminds me that I did not reach daily goal but I keep … [Read more...] about My Fitbit. Your Office. Why You Should Care.
There are few things more ridiculed in corporate culture then the middle manager. Executives usually get their fair share of hate but they also get some glorification as “kings of industry” or job creators. We rarely see the middle manager treated in such glorious … [Read more...] about Who knew? Middle Managers Have Value