Flexible work arrangements (FWAs) can come in many forms, including telecommuting, compressed workweeks and flexible scheduling that allows employees to perform tasks outside of core business hours. Improvements in technology have made FWAs possible for a broader segment of the labor force, but some of these arrangements have yet to achieve widespread acceptance in many organizations’ workplace cultures. However, SHRM research shows that participation in some FWAs has risen in recent years, and these measures have yielded positive results for companies’ recruitment and retention efforts, as well as their employees’ development and productivity.
Published By: Paychex
Published Date: Nov 29, 2016
With the accelerated pace of business, it’s become more difficult for human resource (HR) departments to adapt to complex, changing human capital management issues such as recruiting and retaining highly competent workers, managing talent, developing leaders, and leveraging a multigenerational workforce.
In research conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), talent management
ranked as the top priority among the HR professionals surveyed, with 64% ranking their company’s performance as neutral and another 30% ranking it unfavorably.
In fact, four out of 10 said their employers didn’t even have a designated individual for managing talent. But, what does “talent management” actually entail?
In this ebook, we’ll take a look at each of the major areas of concern for HR departments and present information that may be applied to your own organization.
At a recent conference of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), 377 HR professionals in a master session were surveyed on "the competencies they believed required the most focus and development to prepare HR to meet future challenges and uncertainties." The number one response: Strategic Thinking.
Discover how you can leverage these five best practices of high-performing corporate wellness programs to make your wellness initiatives more successful in reaching the end game: healthier, happier, and more-productive employees.
Published By: TalentWise
Published Date: Feb 28, 2011
Learn about best practices in employment screening from the experts, TalentWise. This best practices report outlines simple steps that can go miles in improving your organization's bottom line, while lowering organizational risk and staying compliant.