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In celebration of Random Acts of Kindness Day, we thought it was the perfect time to deep dive into how we can create a great company culture.
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It’s getting to the time of year HR Departments and workers all over the country quietly dread: the open enrollment period. A necessary yet persistent nuisance for companies nationwide that annually drains important resources, but we have a solution!
It may be tempting to be conservative and think that employee experience should take a back seat in the current economic climate. That would be a BIG mistake. A sure-fire way to ensure return on investment next year is to allocate a budget for digital assistants, automation tools and new technologies that positively impact the employee experience.
After years of restrictions following COVID guidelines, people are desperate to have autonomy once again, and with The Great Resignation, striking and now this most recent Quiet Quitting trend, it’s clear to see that this power struggle is far from over.
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We wanted to examine some of the ways that companies can encourage a culture of growth, both personally and professionally in their organisations.
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Technology is here to provide a much needed helping hand in the form of digital assistants that can automate the manual work that takes up huge amounts of HR team’s time, and streamline processes to provide better, more instant and accessible HR tools for staff.
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A recap of this year’s Transform EMEA event by Workplace from Facebook, including customer keynotes and new product announcements.
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