10 Tech Tools to Use for HR Professionals

10 Tech Tools to Use for HR Professionals

In a recent interview, I was asked the question: “What tools and technology do you use at the HR Trend Institute? Do you walk the talk?”. The HR Trend Institute is a small organization. No ERP, no CRM, no pulse surveys and no real-time sentiment analysis of our e-mails. I can give an overview of…

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The 12 Key Functions of Human Resources

HR has many important functions in the organization. These include recruitment, performance management, learning and development, and many more. In this article, we will explain the 12 key functions of HRM. But first, a definition. If we want to understand the functions of Human Resources, we need to understand what Human Resource Management (HRM) is.…

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The Statistics in Analytics: An Introduction

“To understand God’s thoughts one must study statistics for they are measure of his purpose in the Universe” – Florence Nightingale As a statistics instructor in the early part of my career, I know how boring statistics can be (to most of us). However, grasping the fundamentals of statistics is critical for your success as an…

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A Comprehensive Guide to Employee Onboarding (including checklist templates!)

Employee onboarding is like the workplace honeymoon period. It’s the time when you, as an organization, start your loving, lasting relationship with your beloved spouse, your new employee. As such, the onboarding period is where the foundation of the employer-employee relationship is being laid. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at employee onboarding.…