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UK’s Thomsons vies to get closer to US clients

The maker of Darwin, cloud-based benefits management software, is helping U.S. companies connect with their workforce overseas.<p>Starbucks is a client …

Tech Culture Must Change To Attract More Women

By Nora Zeidan<p>If there’s one skill set employers want right now, it’s talented technology staff.<p>With demand so high and competition fierce, companies …

Are your benefits on the best-dressed list?

I was reading the newspaper recently and stumbled across an article about Angela Ahrendts, the former CEO of Burberry, who transformed the …

Benefits Management for a Multigenerational Workforce

Baby boomers, who make up more than one-third of the work force, are shifting the Human Resources industry once again. By 2015, one in every five …

Digital Archive

How startups can engage the next class of millennial graduates

The search for talent is an on-going battle, and for startups and small businesses, it’s an all out war. With graduation around the corner, the …

Benefits and the Butterfly Effect

Last week, I had an interesting discussion with a colleague about The Butterfly Effect and what it could mean from the organizational and HR …

• Becoming a top leader and building a passion for personal excellence<br>• Becoming a strategic corporate leader and deploying excellence throughout your …

HealthCareConsumerismFeb07.2014

Chris Wakely at Lunch with DriveThruHR

Chris Wakely at Lunch with DriveThruHR at Lunch with DriveThruHR @bryanwempen @williamtincup & @thehrbuddy<p>DriveThruHR was designed to be a …

How To Prevent Technology From Tanking Your Brand Reputation

<b>ADOTAS —</b> The Affordable Care Act rollout appeared to turn a corner in early January when the U.S. government announced that 2.1 million Americans had …

5 things entrepreneurs expanding to new global markets should know

Global entrepreneurship is on the rise.<p>An estimated 65 million entrepreneurs will create 20 or more jobs in the next five years, according to the …

5 Ways Benefits Management Can Improve the Employee Experience

When you think about streamlining business processes, what comes to mind?<p>Better collaboration between sales and marketing? Better alignment between …

Technology-Based Global Benefits Management: How to Choose the Solution That’s Best for Your Business

Global expansion is a growing priority for businesses, but expanding to new markets creates many HR hurdles. From learning, organizing and …

Employee Engagement

Should You Be Delegating HR Admin Back to Employees?

Many HR managers find that their day is consumed by payroll, benefit management and other administrative activities that otherwise seem to remove the …

Multinationals Challenged with Communicating Benefits to Employees

Fifty percent of global HR professionals surveyed said the most challenging aspect of their global benefits strategy was the fact that employees …

5 Ways HR Can Build Your Brand

Build Brand Recognition from the Inside - Out<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated September 09, 2016<p>When most people think about branding, Human Resources …

Missed Connections?

How cloud-based applications give HR more control. <br>By Chris Wakely <br>Global expansion is a significant investment for businesses, and that’s why it’s …

Gaming site bets on flexible benefits software

Computer Weekly<p>Follow:<p>Online gaming company Bwin.party is betting on specialist benefits software to help it attract and retain top …

HR Technology Predictions for 2014

For th​ose who rely on technology to conduct HR business, 2013 was a good year. HR technology vendors’ long-promised improvements in the user …

How to Engage Employees Around the Globe

<b>By Chris Wakely</b> <b><br>Oct. 31, 2013</b><p>International employees are unhappy, and they are making their employers pay.<p>According to research from Gallup, more than …