Generation Z: Digital Natives

The Future (of the) Workforce: Meet Generation Z

I know, how come we’re already talking about generation Z, right? Just when you thought you’d finally started to figure out your millennial workers. The fact of the matter is, the first gen Z’ers have entered the workforce. Sure, mostly as interns or in entry-level positions for now, but regardless: it’s time to meet generation…

The Power of an Awesome Employee Referral Program

The Power of an Employee Referral Program

Employee referrals can add substantial value – and they are on the rise. All the more reason to get started with that employee referral program if you haven’t done so yet. Today we’ll highlight some of the benefits of employee referrals and a few elements every employee referral program should include. Employee referrals and why…

Six Sigma applied to HR Analytics: An Introduction

Today, data science touches every aspect of business functions. It enables greater speed, accuracy, and quality of business decision making. As an inherent part of core business operations, “people functions” hasn’t been immune to this development. The best data science practices are known to combine management tools with statistical- and machine learning insights. These combinations…

Employee Wellness and Wearables: Amazon Inspired Thoughts

Employee Wellness and Wearables: Amazon Inspired Thoughts

Employee wellness and wearables are hot. Not necessarily in a good way though. In February for example, a lot has been written about Amazon’s idea for employee-tracking wristbands and the concerns this raises. Although the idea isn’t implemented yet and aimed at employee productivity rather than wellness, it made me wonder about the combination of…