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Month: July, 2016

Businessolver Bolsters 2016 Performance with Strong Business Wins and Key Strategic Hire

Thursday, July 28th, 2016   via   businessolver

DES MOINES (July 28, 2016)--Businessolver, a leader in SaaS-based benefits technology, completed a successful first half of 2016 delivering innovative solutions for its clients with a focused service delivery model backed by a comprehensive approach to quality. Driven by its year-over-year revenue growth of over 35% and a commitment to profitability, in the first half of the year Businessolver supported its marquee client wins with a dedication to quality initiatives, industry-leading products, and continued thought leadership.

Key Business Wins Yield Significant Client Savings…

Talexis to Host “Innovative Hiring” Seminar

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016   via   talexis

Waco, TX (July 27th, 2016) - Talexis, a leading employee assessment company, has announced the introduction of their latest seminar Hire the Best - Skip the Rest. This educational seminar is intended to help hiring managers streamline and optimize their hiring process utilizing the Talexis Innovative Hiring System. The event will be held at the Waco Chamber of Commerce, and will attract a number of professionals from around the Waco area. Talexis hopes to help educate hiring managers now and in the future with the use of this seminar.
Hire the Best - Skip the Rest is a purely educationa…

Communication “Shipwrecks”: Problems Caused by Corporate Communication Fails

Monday, July 25th, 2016   via   hurley-write

Communication "Shipwrecks": Problems Caused by Corporate Communication Fails
By MJ Hurley
July 25, 2016

Washington, DC - Let's play a word association game. When I say "manatee," what comes to mind? Some might say "sea cow," while others might refer to the animal's slow movements. Regardless, no one would want to be compared to one. Yet a major international retailer chose to name one of its plus-size dresses "manatee gray," but named the identical dress in a smaller size "dark heather gray." Some customers, as would be expected, weren't pleased.


Your Employees Are Already Job Hunting. What Are You Going to Do?

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Tim Mutrie Joins ACI Specialty Benefits

Thursday, July 21st, 2016   via   aci-specialty-benefits
ACI Specialty Benefits welcomes Tim Mutrie as Vice President of Marketing and IT. A recognized leader in advertising, marketing and business development, Tim has more than 15 years of experience in cross-functional teams, managing direct reports, strategic planning, account management, social media development and new business generation. In his previous role as Chief Strategy Officer for Jacob Tyler Brand + Digital Agency, Tim developed business proposals, compelling RFP responses, pitch materials, and new scopes of work. In his n…

Did you see our first example of how not vetting your background checks can get you sued? Here is another example.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

HRsoft Announces Partnership with PayScale. Relationship Gives Employers Access to PayScale Salary Reports for Compensation Planning

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016   via   hrsoft

Now employers can easily order a PayScale Market Report, which provides real-time compensation data, to help Compensation and Human Resource professionals make decisions about employee pay. Based upon real-time market data, the "PayScale Market Report" contains a breakdown of total compensation, benefits, and trends in the market over time for a specific job.

David Kennedy, CEO of HRsoft commented, "Working with PayScale brings a reliable salary data source to our clients. We have found that some clients have positions that are not covered by their other surveys or desir…

BestCompaniesAZ Now Enrolling Sponsors for 2nd Annual Diversity & Inclusion Career Event September 26 at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016   via   best-companies-az

Phoenix, AZ (July 18, 2016) - BestCompaniesAZ is now enrolling corporate sponsors for its 2nd Annual Diversity & Inclusion Career Event, being held on September 26 at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix, 122 North Second St., Phoenix, AZ, 85004, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

To be eligible for participation, sponsoring companies must have programs in place that support diversity and/or have earned at least one prestigious state or national workplace award. Most employers have earned many workplace honors, such…

KellyOCG® and Human Capital Institute® Partner to Produce Strategic Workforce Planning Courses; Courses to be held in Singapore, Zurich, London a…

Friday, July 15th, 2016   via   kelly-services

TROY, Mich. - July 14, 2016 - The world of work is an increasingly complex place to navigate today. Issues such as economic uncertainties and demographic shifts are making it more and more difficult to manage talent conventionally.

To help business leaders better manage the changing workforce, KellyOCG(R), the outsourcing and consulting group of Kelly Services, in partnership with the Human Capital Institute(R) (HCI), is offering strategic workforce planning (SWP) courses. T…

Dan Pontefract has been Added to Renowned Speaker Lineup for LEAD2017 Forum in Nashville

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016   via   hrcom

AURORA, ON - will include Dan Pontefract as a speaker at the Leadership Excellence and Development (LEAD2017) forum in Nashville in February. Pontefract is an Author, Speaker, Thinker, and Chief Envisioner at TELUS.

As Chief Envisioner at TELUS, a Canadian telecommunications company, Dan Pontefract heads the Transformation Office, a future-of-work consulting group that helps organizations enhance their corporate cultures and collaboration practices. Previously as Head of Learning and Collaboration at TELUS, Dan introd…