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Week in Review – Popular Content
Sexual Harassment Training Doesn’t Work. But Some Things Do (NYT)
Traditional methods can backfire, but ideas like teaching bystanders to intervene and promoting more women have proved effective.
Related: How to Talk About Sexual Harassment with Your Coworkers (HBR)
Tags: Sexual Harassment
How HR Can Become Agile (and Why It Needs To) (HBR)
With agile processes and new technology permeating every corner of our organizations, there is surprisingly little published knowledge about how to integrate HR and other crucial supporting functions into the product development process or how to increase the agility in the ways they work.
Tags: Agile Process, HR
How Tech Companies Could Keep the Workforce Alive (The Atlantic)
Do innovators have a responsibility to help workers whose livelihoods are threatened by machines?
Tags: Tech Companies, Workforce
Engage Your Employees with New Dimensions in Workforce Management (Industry Week)
Research has shown that organizations with a highly engaged workforce experience productivity levels 22% higher than those that don’t – a significant edge in an industry where every advantage counts.
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Term of the Week
Agile Organization: Also known as agile manufacturing, this is a term applied to an organization that has created the processes, tools, and training to enable it to respond quickly to customer needs and market changes while still controlling costs and quality.e management can be conducted on a continuous basis, on a regular schedule (such as an annual review), or when deemed necessary on a program-by-program basis.
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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