Talking Social Media with DriveThru HR

I had a great time talking to Bryan Wempen at DriveThru HR today about social media - how we use it at Kronos, and what we've learned in the last 5 years that may be useful to newer adopters.  You can listen to a replay of the broadcast here. Bryan and I focused largely on … Continue reading Talking Social Media with DriveThru HR

Preparing Workers to Reclaim the American Dream

Today's guest blog post is by Peggy Walton, Senior Director of Workforce Readiness at Corporate Voices for Working Families.  Corporate Voices advocates for family-friendly policies for low income workers.  Kronos is a Corporate Voices partner organization, as are a number of our clients. At a time when national leaders are looking to America’s 1,200 community … Continue reading Preparing Workers to Reclaim the American Dream

Trust is the Oxygen for Organizations

The title of this post is a quote from my recent conversation with Steve Miggo, SVP of Operations and Human Resources at Safelite AutoGlass.  I heard Safelite CEO Tom Feeney speak at the Net Promoter Conference in San Francisco, and was very impressed with the investment he's made in the development of their frontline workforce, … Continue reading Trust is the Oxygen for Organizations

Investor Attention to Human Capital: a New Standard

The following guest blog post is from our board member, David Creelman.  He is a member of the SHRM Metrics and Measures Taskforce and introduces their draft recommendation for standard HCM metrics below. An ANSI standard on what human capital information to report to investors has been released for public consultation by the Metrics and … Continue reading Investor Attention to Human Capital: a New Standard

Follow This Blog and Fight Alzheimers (for free!)

There are (at least) two things that I care deeply about - finding a cure for Alzheimer's Disease and winning.  On both counts, I get that from my father, pictured here.  In his 81 years, he's built a successful business, enjoyed a 61-year relationship with my late mother, and raised my two siblings and me.  … Continue reading Follow This Blog and Fight Alzheimers (for free!)