Skill Will Matrix

A Complete Guide to the Skill Will Matrix

The Skill Will Matrix is a valuable performance management and employee engagement tool for managers. Undoubtedly, managers play a critical role in employee engagement, productivity, and retention. Therefore, how managers interact with their team directly impacts performance and engagement. The Skill Will Matrix provides a simple but powerful way for managers to customize their interactions…

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Henkel APAC: Building Digital HR Capabilities with an In-House HR Learning Academy

More than 50% of all employees will need reskilling by 2025 (Future of Jobs Report 2020, WEF). And employees are eager to do so. According to LinkedIn Workplace Learning report, 94% of employees would stay longer with their employer if there was an investment in their learning and development. In a year full of unprecedented…

The HR Business Partner: A Full Guide

The HR business partner is a strategic liaison between HR and the business. These senior HR professionals have a deep understanding of the business and ensure that HR helps the business make an impact. However, the HR business partner as a function is changing. In this article, we will discuss how this has changed, what…

What is People Operations? The Role and 8 Key Priorities

The way businesses operate is rapidly changing, and we’re moving into an era where companies understand the importance of putting people first. Enter People Operations, or People Ops as it’s often called. But what exactly is People Operations and how does it differ from a traditional HR department? What are their role and key priorities?…

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Why the HR Professional needs to Become T-Shaped to Create Impact

Layoffs. Talent shortage. Restructuring. Employee engagement concerns. The list of complex problems faced by HR professionals today goes on and on. These problems can’t be solved by individual stars. Instead, multi-disciplinary teams must be formed that approach organizations as complex, holistic systems and recognize the value of collaboration to create an integrated approach. Yet, not…

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7 Tips for Developing an Employee Engagement Plan

Very often, organizations invest time and money in employee engagement plans without understanding their strategic implications. For example, implementing a trendy employee engagement initiative without knowing whether workers can benefit from it, or spending money on a program without first deciding whether or not the employee is interested in participating. Merely claiming to strengthen employee…