Employee Experience

How Flexibility Can Foster Trust In The Workplace

One skill that we need to bring into 2021 is the ability to be flexible to help build a culture of empathy and trust inside and outside of the workplace.

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It's okay not to be okay

What we witnessed January 6th was terrifying. Now is a time for bravery, vulnerability and leadership grounded in your company and personal values.

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Why We Refreshed Our Company Values

A company’s values should reflect its DNA and shouldn’t change too much over time. As organizations evolve and mature though, it is a good idea to revisit your values and ensure they still align. Here's what inspired us to refresh ours.

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6 Brilliant Predictions for Employee Engagement in 2021

2020 has been a year unlike any other. Still, here we are 12 months later, trying to make sense of the disruption of the year while forecasting how the world of work will respond in the year to come. Read on our predictions for what trends, priorities and needs will dominate employee engagement in 2021.

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Ask the DEI Expert: Building Diverse Pipelines & Equitable Systems

Many companies say they want to hire people from more diverse backgrounds, but the problem is most organizations have systems of inequity. We sat down with Dean Delpeache, founder of Strasity, to explore how we can go beyond trainings and do the real work.

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Battery Levels & Mental Health in the Workplace

The effects of the global pandemic, civil unrest, and social isolation are clear and the research backs it: Employees are struggling and companies can and should do more. So how can we better support the mental wellness of our employees? We can start by checking in.

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Ask the DEI Expert: How HR Can Combat Structural Racism

HR pros have a lot of work to do, but we also have the chance to make real progress. We interviewed Angie Hamilton, founder of the HR Chique Group, to explore how HR can move beyond checking boxes and become change agents for equity in the workplace.

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How to Wow Your New Hires With Memorable Employee Onboarding

Whether you’re easing back into the office or still fully remote, employee onboarding matters. Port of Portland’s brilliant approach to welcoming new hires is packed with ideas for designing a more meaningful experience.

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Think Before You Ask: Designing Employee Surveys for Actionable Data

Asking for employee feedback sends a message that you want to hear from them… unless you don’t do a single thing with the feedback. Here are 3 steps to help you think before you ask and yield data you can act on.

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