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Employee Personas: How To Define And Use Them To Improve Communications

Caroline Duncan - Dec 9, 2020 5:23:53 PM

The workplace, like all aspects of life, is made up of a diverse array of individuals. While your employees will have at least one thing in common (they all work for your company!) they will also have a lot of differences. This includes their work preferences, belief systems, values, mindsets, and opinions.

Topics: Employee Communication- HR Communications- Internal Communications

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How To Invite People To a Corporate Event So They Actually Come

Caroline Duncan - Nov 12, 2020 7:46:46 PM

Corporate events are a great way to bring your team together from across the organization for informal networking, sharing of ideas, celebrating successes and building relationships.  These can include Christmas parties, celebratory dinners and lunches, annual awards events, official launches and after-work cocktails and social functions.

Topics: HR Communications- Internal Communications

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Work Stress Assessment Questionnaire (Free Download)

Caroline Duncan - Nov 5, 2020 7:30:00 AM

An unfortunate aspect of modern life is the amount of stress people seem to be increasingly under, with workplace stress accounting for a lot of this.

Topics: HR Communications- COVID-19

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Create An Effective Onboarding Training Program With DeskAlerts

Caroline Duncan - Oct 23, 2020 6:00:00 AM

If you’ve spent any time at all recruiting to find great candidates to fill roles in your company, you know how much time and effort goes into the process to get the right person for the job.

Topics: HR Communications

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HR Communication Challenges During And After COVID-19

Caroline Duncan - Sep 24, 2020 6:30:00 PM

Like almost every aspect of corporate life, Human Resources has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic presenting challenges for HR professionals to overcome in their workplaces.

Topics: HR Communications- COVID-19

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Digital Workforce Experience: What Employers Need To Know

Caroline Duncan - Sep 22, 2020 6:45:00 PM

The experience your employees have with digital systems in the workplace contributes to their overall experience of being part of the company. The way that they interact with the technology, how reliable it is, how easy it is to use, how it helps them to access information and data and how it helps them be productive and efficient all combine to create an overall digital employee experience.

Topics: HR Communications

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Best Onboarding Ideas For New Employees While COVID Is In Play

Caroline Duncan - Sep 9, 2020 6:15:00 AM

Having consistent onboarding processes in place has never been more important than it is right now to ensure that your new employees can be equipped to do their jobs and ensure your team performs well.

Topics: HR Communications- COVID-19

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Corporate Inclement Weather Policy: Basics And Examples

Caroline Duncan - Jul 30, 2020 5:43:47 PM

Challenging weather conditions are part of life all over the world - and when there is a major weather event it can be disruptive to your business. Inclement weather can include cyclones, hurricanes, major storms, snowstorms and blizzards, floods, tornadoes and even extreme heat or extreme cold.

Topics: Emergency Alert System- HR Communications

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Mental Health At Work During Coronavirus: Guidelines For Leaders

Caroline Duncan - Jul 2, 2020 6:30:00 PM

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect people around the world. Several months on, normal life is still a long way off from being able to resume - and this is taking a mental health toll on many.

Topics: HR Communications- COVID-19

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Duty Of Care In The Workplace: 7 Tips For Corporate Leaders

Caroline Duncan - Jan 23, 2020 5:37:58 PM

Employers have both the legal and moral obligation to the people who work for them to provide a safe workplace, and to prioritize their employees’ health and wellbeing.  This is called a “duty of care”.  

Topics: HR Communications- duty of care

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