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Week in Review – Popular Content
House Republicans just voted to change overtime rules for workers – The Washington Post
The bill — which supporters say would add flexibility to hourly workers’ schedules while opponents worry that it wouldn’t do enough to protect employees — is not a new idea. Read more.
Wall Street Wellness Programs Are Being Used to Drive Sales – Bloomberg
Most companies want healthier employees to cut insurance costs. ING wants them to increase profit. Read more.
Tags: Benefits, Wellness Programs
(Why We All Need Leadership Coaching, How Cisco Reinvented Its Employer Brand, Why Minorities Leave Tech)
6 Reasons Why We All Need Executive Leadership Coaching – Glassdoor
In addition to c-suite execs who tap leadership coaches, all employees can benefit from developing new skills, behaviors and embarking on journey’s towards being better business people. Read more.
How Cisco Reinvented Its Employer Brand with One Word – LinkedIn
Everyone loves a good makeover story, and Cisco’s talent brand looks entirely different—from not to hot. Read more.
Tags: Employer Branding
Here’s why women, blacks and Hispanics are leaving tech – USA Today
Toxic workplaces — where harassment, stereotyping and bullying occur — are driving away women and people of color. That’s the conclusion of a first-of-its-kind study from the Kapor Center for Social Impact and Harris Poll that explored the reasons people leave tech companies. Read more.
Tags: Minorities, Women in Tech
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Featured Events in January
- WorldatWork Total Rewards Conference & Exhibition, May 7 – 10, Washington D.C., #TotalRewards17
- The Conference Board – Women’s Leadership Conference, May 9 – 10, New York City, #tcbwomen
- National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) PEO Capitol Summit, May 9 – 11, Arlington VA, #PEOCapitolSummit
Did You Know
Friday, May 12th is National Public Gardens Day. Botanical gardens, arboreta, and other types of organized outdoor spaces help to encourage environmental management, plant and water conservation, and education in communities.
Term of the Week
Employee Advocacy | Employer Advocacy: An employer branding tactic involving the promotion of an organization by its staff members – often times through the use of employee generated content (EGC). While social media is often the main promotional medium, other promotional tools include include email, chat, forums and discussion boards. Learn more at the Glossary of HR and Employee Benefit Terms.
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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