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Week in Review – Popular Content
Inside Uber’s Aggressive, Unrestrained Workplace Culture – NYT
Uber’s focus on pushing for the best result has also fueled what current and former Uber employees describe as a Hobbesian environment at the company, in which workers are sometimes pitted against one another and where a blind eye is turned to infractions from top performers. Read more.
Tags: Workplace Culture
3 Ways to Attract and Hire Diverse, Hardworking Millennials – Entrepreneur
#HotInHR: Uber’s Unrestrained Workplace Culture, Attracting/Hiring Diverse, Hardworking… Click To Tweet
How does a company recruit top talent with the tenacity to get the job done and the diversity to bring new and valued perspectives to their work? Read more.
Tags: Diversity, Recruiting
(Helping Employees Retain Training; LinkedIn: Helping People in India Train For Jobs; Epic Email to Employees After Failure)
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How to Help Employees Remember What They Learned in Training – Entrepreneur
You may think your company provides adequate employee training. But is it really enough? Read more.
LinkedIn will help people in India train for semi-skilled jobs – CIO
Microsoft is addressing the low- and semi-skilled jobs market with its new Project Sangam. Read more.
Tags: India, Training
Microsoft’s CEO Sent an Extraordinary Email to Employees After They Committed an Epic Fail – Inc.
You can learn a lot about effective leadership from just a few, short sentences. Read more. Read more.
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Featured Events in January
- The Conference Board – Talent Management Strategies Conference, March 1 -2 New York City, #tcbTalentMgmt
- Academy of Human Resource Development (AHRD) – International Research Conference in the Americas, March 2 – 4, San Antonio, TX, #ahrd2017
Did You Know
Tuesday Feb 28 is Mardi Gras! Also known as Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras is the last day of the Carnival season—a period of raucous merry-making in the weeks leading up to Lent. In countries all across the world, people will celebrate with extravagant festivals, parades, and feasts. Read more.
Term of the Week
Competency Modeling: A set of descriptions that identify the skills, knowledge, and behaviors needed to effectively perform in an organization. Competency models assist in clarifying job and work expectations, maximizing productivity, and aligning behavior with organizational strategy.
Vendor M&A And Partnership News
A sampling of this week’s mergers and acquisitions announcements from around the human resource marketplace – and other partnerships. Latest news here.
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