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Discovering the benefits of Gamification

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Discovering the benefits of Gamification

Gamification has grown exponentially in the past decade. Today, many organisations are embracing the use of Gamification not only to market their products, but also to recruit and train staff. So just what is Gamification? Read More

Managing Remote Employees

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Are you Managing Remote Employees?

If so, how do we make the most of the new normal?

As we all know, COVID-19 has changed the way many of us are now working. We’re getting a lot of feedback from conversations with you all, so this is what we’ve learnt and what we would like to share with you. Read More

HR’s Role in Challenging Times

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Recovery – where to now? We look at 8 things HR can do

We keep hearing it: These are unprecedented times. COVID-19 has rocked the entire world. We have never seen a sudden ‘economic stop’ in our lifetimes like this. As we know, businesses large and small are facing challenges never seen before. Global supply chains have been disrupted. Many people have lost their jobs – or face losing their jobs – in all sectors. If we’re heading for an economic downturn, there’s no secret formula for HR. So how can we, as HR practitioners, help organisations place themselves on the right side of the recession wave if it hits? How can the people function play a part in recession-proofing a company, or at least help mitigate its effects? We look at 8 key things HR can do.

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Adaptive Systems, AI and HR

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Understanding Organisations as Adaptive Systems

There are different ways to manage organisations. Some management approaches are more than 100 years old (and you’ll still find them in today’s organisation). However, a more modern way to look at management is to view organisations as Adaptive Systems.

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Employee Activism: what is it and why is it on the rise?

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Workers now feel empowered to protest their employers’ business practices. Yet Employee Activism can be a positive force for business prosperity – if leadership can find opportunities to welcome and embrace it, rather than run from it. So let’s take a look at what Employee Activism is, why it’s on the rise and how employers can respond to it.

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Why Diversity and Inclusion are different for Boomers and Millennials

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The lifeblood of every organisation is its employees, and the focus on diversity and inclusion in the workplace has never been more intense than it is today. Organisations the world over are taking diversity and inclusion very seriously. Increasingly, CEOs are having to take ownership and lead the way, making HR and senior management accountable for creating equal, fair and inclusive workplaces.

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Putting work-life balance under the microscope

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“69% of professionals in NZ state that work-life balance, including flexible working, is their top priority when seeking a new role.”

– Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

NOTE: If you are well versed in the benefits of getting work-life balance right, we trust you’ll find the insights in this article useful to share with the managers you’re working with.

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