HR Thought Leadership

3 Ways to Recruit the Best Job Candidates in 2016

Tuesday, December 29, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | | | | |
The latest findings from an Indeed survey reveal that more than 8,000 U.S. adults are handling the job search very different from days gone by. What’s the big difference? Primarily it has to do with search. First, the job search is always on. For example, (more…)

10 Things that Can Go Wrong on a First Day

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | | | |
So, you’ve hired someone who you think is perfect for that job opening. Now comes the real fun and it starts with day one. Here are just a few behaviors that your new hire could display along with things you can do to help them (more…)

Time to Show Your Tech-Savvy Side

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | |
Whether you’re new to the industry or you’re a seasoned pro, you probably scoff at the old stereotype that HR professionals are good with people but bad with technology. The new face of HR is all about automation and analytics, and this transformation presents the perfect opportunity to expand (more…)

HR Pros Predict 8 Future Trends

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | |
HR is moving fast If you’re looking for ways to stay sharp in the fast-moving world of HR, you’re not alone. Technology has transformed almost everything about how HR teams operate. The goal has always been to increase talent, but now you’re defining a strategy to promote your (more…)

Is It Time for Daily Performance Reviews?

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | | |
This post was written by Greg Morgan, President and CEO of our newly combined company, Chequed.com and Assess Systems (cooler name coming soon). See this post and other great content from Greg on LinkedIn. I was driving to the airport last week listening to an NPR report on (more…)

The Flying Car for HR – Happy Back to the Future Day!

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: |
As you may know, today is “Back to the Future Day,” celebrating the day that Marty McFly visited in the movie “Back to the Future II.” Clad in his self-drying jacket and driving around in a flying car, 1989’s view of the future was quite (more…)

7 Survey Lessons For Employee Engagement

According to Gallup, companies with highly engaged employees have 3.9 times the earnings per share (EPS) growth rate compared to organizations with low engagement scores. So, this link between company performance and your employees’ potential will help drive the performance of your employees and business. The (more…)

Hire Smarter, Every Time!

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - By: Guest Writer - Tags: | | |
Staying one step ahead of the competition is crucial in the hiring game, and mastering the tools to quickly and effectively identify the best candidates across multiple dimensions is a critical skill for the modern HR department. Even if two candidates have the same set (more…)

Be an HR Journalist – Investigate and Report

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | | | |
If you work in HR, you’re familiar with the challenges of all the usual suspects – retention, recruitment, work culture and more. You’ve read a lot about talent analytics and you’re wondering if it’s time to make a move. The answer should be yes. The (more…)

Is it Time to Rethink Your Talent Acquisition Strategy?

Monday, August 17, 2015 - By: Greg Moran - Tags: | |
Times are changing and your talent acquisition strategy need to evolve too. More employees are working remotely or seeking flexible schedules. Others are choosing freelance or contract work over full-time gigs. As a result, recruiters need to re-examine traditional recruiting methods to ensure they stay (more…)