Category Archives: Talent Management

Should You Bid Adieu to Weekly Meetings?

November 13, 2014   

The weekly staff meeting—nearly every organization has one on the calendar indefinitely, but increasingly people are looking at ways to eliminate or replace this method of communication altogether. If you’re on the fence and unsure of whether or not it’s time to bid the obligatory meeting farewell, here are a few pros and cons for […]

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The Unique Challenge of Independent Contractors

November 13, 2014   

Companies hire contingent workers for a variety of reasons, such as dealing with peak production periods or in an effort to keep spiraling labor costs (taxes and benefits) under control. Some types of contingent workers are supplied via services or agencies, which takes away most of the legal compliance risks to your company and places […]

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The Rise of the Contingent Workforce

November 13, 2014   

Ever-increasing labor costs have led a growing number of companies to make more extensive use of contingent and temporary workers. Once limited to basic office temps, contingent workers are now becoming a vital part of the workforce landscape throughout all functions of modern organizations. These independent contractors, while helping keep labor costs in check, come […]

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Cool Tools to Manage Remote Employees

November 12, 2014   

As mentioned in a previous TM360 post, employers with a remote team or even just a few remote employees have more tools at their disposal than ever before that allow them to collaborate and work together just as effectively as if they were all in the same office together, even if they’re separated by continents. […]

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5 Ways to Earn the Trust of Your Employees

November 12, 2014   

Want engaged, productive employees? You need them to trust you before you can get the results you’re looking for out of your workforce. Trust is one of the biggest issues managers and company leaders are up against—there’s an inherent sense of distrust between management and employees at so many organizations and it really puts up […]

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As the Holiday Shopping Season Nears, These Retailers Are a Standout in the Eyes of Employees

November 12, 2014   

We may be barely into November, but that hasn’t stopped major retailers from airing commercials, sending emails and promoting their holiday sales. It seems like the holiday shopping season begins earlier and earlier every year, but many retailers have already been in the spotlight throughout the year because of their less-than-satisfied employees. Even during the […]

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Hack Your Way to HR Effectiveness

November 11, 2014   

The value and utility of a hackathon has been well-documented in the computer industry. They can last a day, several days, a week or even longer. The hackathon is a time for computer programmers to come together and work both intensely and collaboratively on solving some kind of computing challenge. Like a brainstorming session, the […]

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Remote Possibilities: How to Manage Employees From a Distance

November 7, 2014   

Our new post on Buffer and their innovative talent management strategy got us thinking about remote employees and how you can best manage them. The app startup company has employees all over the globe in all different time zones and it seems to be a model that works extremely well for them and has a […]

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Buffer’s Value-Driven Talent Management Strategy

November 7, 2014   

At Talent Management 360 we love to come across companies and organizations with unique approaches to how they manage employees and one company that caught our eye is Buffer. Buffer is a relatively new company having launched in January 2013, but they’ve made quite an impact already, both in terms of their product and their […]

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New Study Sheds Light on What Employees Want

November 7, 2014   

If you’re a boss and you’re trying to delve into what it is your employees really want, you may want to pay attention to the interesting results of a newly released study entitled “Boss Competence and Worker Well-Being.” (Benjamin Artz, October 2014) Here’s what the abstract says about the purpose and results of this study: “Nearly […]

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