Today’s post is courtesy of our board member Bob Clements. Bob is President at Axsium Group, a leading workforce management consulting firm. Workforce Management (WFM) implementations are hard. If fact, WFM is harder than almost any other system to successfully implement for two primary reasons. First, rules that govern WFM are surprisingly soft. What makes a … Continue reading The Secret to Easy Workforce Management Implementations
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Today's post comes to us from board member Chris Mullen. Chris is the Director of Human Resources for Housing & Dining Services at the University of Colorado Boulder. He is also a speaker, trainer, executive coach, consultant and blogger at chrismullen.org. Many companies are innovating and advancing their processes through technology. Mobile optimization, artificial intelligence … Continue reading Capitalizing on the Gift of More Time
The following post comes to us courtesy of board member Neil Reichenberg. Neil is the Executive Director of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) , a nonprofit membership organization representing public sector human resource managers and professionals. The International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) undertook a research study in … Continue reading The Role of HR in Creating a Culture of Innovation
The following guest post is courtesy of our board member, David Creelman. Ray Kroc, who built McDonald’s into a global chain, is famous for saying “If you’ve time to lean, you’ve time to clean.” A better slogan for today’s front-line workers might be “If you’ve time to lean, you’ve time to learn.” Training front-line workers … Continue reading Time to Lean? Time to Learn.
Today's post is from Joyce Maroney, Executive Director of the Workforce Institute @Kronos. Here at the Workforce Institute, we love stories about organizations that focus on their employees' experience. This video story about Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia is a great example. One of the employees in this video talks about how much she … Continue reading Goodwill from Central and Coastal Virginia
As we enter a new year, it's always interesting to reflect on what we accomplished and what mattered most to us in the prior year so we can change course as needed in the year to come. Here at the Workforce Institute @Kronos, we saw some significant changes in 2017. We launched The Workforce Institute in Europe, … Continue reading The Top 10 Posts of 2017
Today’s blog post about the potential of GDPR and HR comes from Roland Axten, Business Analyst at Inter-Ikea in the Netherlands The potential of GDPR and HR for more effective information management in the workplace It turns out we are supposed to know what we are doing. I’m sure many of us have suspected this … Continue reading GDPR and HR and its potential for better information management
Today’s post about blockchain technology use cases is courtesy of our board member, Mark Wales. Blockchain technology use cases - is Workforce Management one? I recently attended a monthly industry group meeting with representatives from a variety of companies with a presence in the Pacific Northwest, where I live. These monthly gatherings, attended by folks from … Continue reading Blockchain technology use cases – is Workforce Management one?
Today’s post about the future workplace technology is submitted by Workforce Institute Executive Director Joyce Maroney. Today was a watershed day here at Kronos. We released a brand new platform we’re calling Workforce Dimensions. Major product releases are always a big deal for software providers like us. This one represents four years and $150 million … Continue reading Reflections on the future of workplace technology