Dear HR: Stop Waiting for an Invitation

By Catherine Mattice, HR West 2018 Speaker …. If you’ve seen the hit TV show, The Office, you know that HR can get a bad reputation. Throughout the show, not only is Toby excluded from events and meetings, he’s completely ridiculed for attempting to reign in the staff. Over the years, HR has had it rough. People […]

How to Implement Microlearning That Improves Business Results

Contributed Rallyware … Microlearning, which breaks learning content into small, sized pieces, not only accommodates short attention spans. It also improves employee retention and makes it more manageable for workers to upgrade their skills. Companies today face a host of pressures when it comes to learning and development (L&D) – and with the influx of […]

Reinvent Your Onboarding Process

Contributed by Holly Burkett, Ph.D., SPHR, HR West 2018 Speaker* At Cirrus Logic, ranked eighth on the 2015 Great Place to Work® Best Medium Workplaces list, new hires are immersed in a culture camp called the School of Cirrus Rocks. At the camp, participants first learn about company values through storytelling. They then break into groups […]