The top stories HR pros need to know this week.
The tech world has spent the week holed up in Las Vegas at the annual Consumer Electronics Show. Blake McCammon reports on the biggest trends facing HR, including voice recognition security measures and the marriage of wearable tech with wellness programs.
Read more at Blogging4Jobs.
Where Women Work
This geographic look at where women are most often employed paints a fascinating picture about wealth, poverty and gender dynamics in the United States.
See the full interactive graphic from the New York Times.
MOOCs + Mobile = Happy Employees
Younger employees want to continue their education beyond school and into the workplace, and are more likely to stay at a company that supports continued learning opportunities, according to research. This is especially true of companies that offer MOOCs (massive open online courses) and are mobile-savvy.
Learn more at The Hiring Site.
Hit Snooze to Work Better
It’s no secret that most of us should be getting more sleep, but it’s not always easy to clock in those extra hours of shuteye. A new study from UPenn suggests that starting the work day later is the secret to getting more rest.
Read more at Slate.
Are Employers Scared of PhDs?
As prioritizing "cultural fit" in hiring gains more and more traction, venture capitalist Michael Staton finds that start-ups increasingly overlook — and are even turned off by — candidates with high-level degrees.
Learn more at Harvard Business Review.
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Why Leadership Development is Critical in Higher Ed
Founded over 150 years ago, Davenport University is based in Michigan. It is home to 7,000 students spread across ten campuses throughout the state, including a significant online presence as part of its global campus. Davenport’s Office of Performance Excellence currently has just six employees serving over 600 full- or part-time faculty and staff, plus 600 adjunct faculty.
Is talent experience matching up to employee expectation?
This article was originally published in Laurie Ruettimann's blog in December 2022.
Employee Learning Experience Journey with EdCast LXP
EdCast by Cornerstone Learning Experience Platform (LXP) unifies learning, skill building and career development in the flow of work. From communications and productivity apps in everyday use to functional specific systems, EdCast Learning Experience Platform fosters a culture of learning enabling you to attract, develop and retain high performing talent.