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HR Insights

You have a lot of information to stay on top of as an HR professional. Check out these HR insights to get the latest on what’s happening in the world of HR.

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Your goal for downsizing should be to ensure the long-term viability of your business, while causing the least harm. This is called strategic downsizing. In this guide, we’ll discuss how to go about this.
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A BambooHR survey asked 1112 small and medium-sized businesses about the impact HR has in supporting their most important business goals.
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Are you preparing to give an HR presentation? Gain access to tips and advice from experienced HR professionals in this expert roundup by BambooHR.
HR Insights 7 min
Our HRIS Buyer’s Guide shows you step by step how to choose an HRIS that’s tailored to the unique needs of your organization.
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If you take advantage of free opportunities, HRCI recertification can be decently low-cost and a great experience builder.
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Most HR professionals don't have to battle demogorgons, slay mindflayers, or foil Russian spies. But they can still learn a lot from Stranger Things.
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Use these HR tips to streamline your organization's processes, save valuable time, create a better company culture, and more.
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Crisis management is a necessary component of any workplace. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) reports that over 99% of businesses with employees are small businesses, which are the most vulnerable in the event of a disaster. In any major crisis, human resource professionals are at the front lines, expected to be ready and prepared with plans and solutions for employee health and business contingency.
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Sharpen your skills with the latest must-read books for HR professionals. We’ve handpicked 10 of the best HR books of 2020.
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Human resources in healthcare have unique challenges. Discover the top four hurdles we see HR professionals facing today and insights to overcome them.
HR Insights 8 min
Work is going mobile—are you? Learn how to leverage the mobile revolution to create a more engaged and effective workforce.
HR Insights 6 min
Learn about how employers need to understand what emotional intelligence is and how to use it in the workplace to improve relationships and enhance performance.
HR Insights 4 min
Learn how e-signatures can drastically benefit your company by increasing efficiency, cutting costs, and simplifying operations.
HR Insights 6 min
Find out the benefits of succession planning and why developing a succession plan is the best way to ensure your people are growing along with your business.
HR Insights 7 min
Are you a bad boss? Or affected by bad boss behavior? See what 1,000+ employees said about their worst bosses and learn how to handle such behavior.
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You might not realize how valuable HR can be to your startup's success. Discover the top HR challenges in startups and how to solve them now.
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HR Insights 12 min
Just starting out in HR? Looking to revitalize your HR career? HR certification is for beginners and seasoned veterans alike. Here’s what you need to know.
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Developing your HR department takes work, especially for new startups. Check out our HR department startup checklist to help you get started.
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We surveyed HR Virtual Summit attendees to find out their most pressing responsibilities, which initiatives matter most, and how they handle top tasks.
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How do you hold effective video conferences? According to the most recent video marketing stats, more than 50% of marketing professionals globally consider video as the form of content that guarantees the best Return on Investment.
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Tired of scouring the internet for HR conferences? We’ve put together a list of all the best HR conferences throughout the year so you don't have to.
HR Insights 11 min
The right tools can help small business owners maximize their time without breaking the bank. Find our top recommended small business tools here.
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To be successful in your duty as an HR personnel, there are certain skills you need to possess. These skills are divided into two types: Hard Skills and Soft Skills. In this article, we would be looking at the difference between hard skills and soft skills, and then, we would concentrate on 7 soft skills HR personnel should possess in 2020 that can help them efficiently perform their duties in an organization. 
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Can HR go paperless? Transitioning to a paperless human resources department saves time, money, and hassle in the workplace. Get ready to make the switch.
HR Insights 6 min
Whatever the size of your organization, Human Resources (HR) is one of the most critical areas. The tasks and responsibilities that fall under the umbrella of HR are vital to any business. Many professionals, though, don’t truly understand what HR does.
HR Insights 5 min
HR is evolving, and that's why everyone should know a few important HR terms as well as the definitions behind some of the more common HR acronyms.
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The company holiday party is coming up. Are you excited or not? Answer this question and more to find our what kind of holiday employee you are.
HR Insights 2 min
Which countries have the longest workweeks? Which have the shortest? Check out the infographic to find out and draw your own conclusions.
HR Insights 2 min
Leadership vs Authority - Authority doesn’t grant devotion, nor inspire those around you. Discover the difference between bosses & leaders.
HR Insights 4 min
Cassie Whitlock of BambooHR, Stacey Klimek of PayScale, and Adrienn Hopkins of Prezi discuss the difference between administrative and strategic HR.
HR Insights 5 min
In this article, we talk about 5 huge myths about remote work, provide some statistics proving otherwise, and some actionable steps you can take.
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Mental health awareness has exploded over the last five years. Here are four ways business leaders and organizations can become positive forces for change.