You know that the job market changes. The talented employees are not loyal; they can accept the job offer proposed by your direct competitor. You have to be quicker than your competitors. You have to innovate your recruitment process, procedures and habits. You have to trust to people. You have to hire the best talents. How you can innovate the recruitment process? How you can be successful on...
Are you lean enough?
Lean HR Processes are a key to make the HR Organization simpler, faster and cheaper. The top management requires HR to become smaller, because the entire organization has to cut costs. However, HR is always poor in the design of processes. The lean processes are even harder to set. We think about controls, signatures, responsibilities. We do not think about simple processes. Why?
Great People Management Strategy
It happens. You invest a lot of your time to develop the great HR Strategy. You are really proud of the proposal. You are enthusiastic. You inspire all your colleagues. Your strategy gets approved. However, you made several mistakes, which are slowly killing your new HR Strategy. You have no check with reality. You do not understand the business priorities, but you believe that the approval of...
The corporate culture defines your space for...
Today, the most innovative companies are the most desired companies. Investors love them; employees love them; customers love their products. Each leader has a dream to enter the club of most admired companies. However, they do not change the corporate culture. HR has to push the company hard to change the corporate culture. Innovations are a must today. The employees have to accept risks. The...
Forced Distribution killing Innovations
Innovations are the strongest source of innovations today. However, most organizations have processes and procedures, which kill all innovative ideas. The forced distribution is one of the most successful killers. HR should make a proper evaluation of the performance management system. All items, which are not supporting the corporate culture, should be eliminated. Why? Because the company can...
The strategic role of Human Resources
You know the recruitment freeze. It is a difficult business decision we have to respect. On the other hand, we should act strategically at that moment. The recruitment freeze should not kill the growth of the organization. It should limit the growth of costs, but it should not stop everything. As the HR Professional, you should have priorities ready. You should propose what to stop and what...
How to engage employees into a strategic job?
The HR Strategy is the most strategic document in Human Resources. However, it is a dead document in many HR Organizations. It can be excellent, but it misses the buy-in of the HR staff. It was not developed as the team work; it was developed by few carefully selected employees. The top management approved the document, but the HR team does not feel any engagement. They just feel fear. They do...
2013: Year of Social Media in Human Resources
Most HR Managers are aware of social media. They understand that social media communication is a strong channel for the external communication with the targeted audiences. Moreover, the large corporations explored social media and the potential to communicate with young talents from universities. Year 2013 will be about social media in Human Resources. Most organizations will invest into the...
Why is it so difficult to innovate in Human...
We all know that innovations are securing the future of the organization. Just innovative organizations do win the war for the prosperity. However, in Human Resources we do not believe in innovations. We do not support ideas coming from employees and managers. We protect our current status quo. Why? Read the full article.
Key Human Resources Goals and Initiatives in 2013
The year 2012 was tough for Human Resources. Most companies were under a pressure to cut costs and workforce. The successful organizations were able to manage costs, increase sales volumes and introduce successful innovations to markets. Human Resources is required to lead initiatives, which will decrease costs, eliminate the red tape and increase the competitiveness on the job market. Please,...
The role of the HR Manager
The HR Manager is the most important HR Role in the HR Model defined by Dave Ulrich. The HR Manager represents Human Resources, and implements policies and practices in the close cooperation with the internal client. The profile of the HR Manager is mainly about a deep expertise, maturity of the personality and ability to build a fair personal and business relationship. The presentation about...
Strategic Workforce Planning
The modern organization needs to be flexible… However, the standard process for planning workforces is not about aligning the strategy with the employees. It is about the protection of my current positions and trying to strenghten the position of managers. The strategic workforce planning process changes the role of Human Resources and its role in the entire planning process. See the...
Key Recruitment Process Steps?
Do you know what are the key process steps during the selection of the new employee? Just read this small presentation.
Key HR Roles and Responsibilities
Wow, I am modern… this my first Slideshare presentation… and it was really easy to publish one. You can see my HR presentation here: Key HR Roles and Responsibilities Enjoy.
Less SEO, more Social
SEO was always a good strategy for webmasters and internet marketers. Today, SEO is less important, and the social interactions become extremely important. Most searches are localised and personalised. It is not much about Human Resources, but social media will become an extremely important HR process soon. Additionally, read this interesting article how you can improve your social media...
Do you believe in Social Recruitment?
Social media are the newest and the most modern recruitment channel. The large organization without the simple Twitter account cannot be found. However, you should monitor and analyze all the statistics about the social recruitment. The social recruitment works, if the organization is able to build a large engaged community, which spread vacancies. The job vacancy posting needs to hit the right...
International HR Management
The interesting post about the issues of the global HR Management can be found here. The global organizations do face many issues arising from different values and cultural differences. The local organization needs to plan the global expansion carefully. Costs of the expansion are enormous and profits are unsure. However, many organizations cannot realize the organic growth on the home market,...
HR Tweets do not last long
Twitter is a great tool, but most tweets are not read, followed or clicked. They disappear soon. They do not raise any attention. I like Human Resources, like to analyze different approaches, and I like to discuss about the HR Management. I will choose few tweets on the regular basis, and I will promote them. Tumblr should give prolong their lives. They could address more people; they could build...