Tom Haak

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CakeHR’s A-Z HR Gurus for Q2 2018: Current Experts in Human Resources [Infographic]

I’m sure you’ll all agree that 2018 has seen exciting developments take place in the Human Resources sector.<p>Companies across the globe continue the …

Human Resources

When algorithms go to war in the workplace | Financial Times

One constant in public debate is the assertion that the world of work is on the cusp of unprecedented change. Amid the hype, one genuine source of …

Unions

Machine Learning For Truck Drivers — Why Reskilling Won’t Be Enough?

In the United States alone, there are 3.5 million professional truck drivers and the total number of people employed in the industry exceeds 8.7 …

Machine Learning

Top 50 Company Culture Articles on Medium by Popularity

As a team focussed on building positive company cultures, we’re naturally obsessed with reading other perspectives on the topic.<p>Our favourite blog …

The Workplace

15 Web Design Trends in 2018 (+1 Bonus) – Muzli - Design Inspiration

It’s 2018, a new year to explore more in Web Designs.<p>You’re a designer looking around for inspirations and trends? Then you have come to right …

UI Design

A Look Inside Amazon’s Hiring Process

According to Amazon, “if you love to build, to invent, to pioneer on a high-performance team that’s passionate about operational excellence—you’ll …

Employment

Design Thinking: New Applications for HR

Design thinking, also known as human-centered design, is a creative approach to<br>problem solving that leads to innovative solutions that work better …

Design

Design Thinking (DT): Applying Design Thinking to HR

Design Thinking is a relatively new term used to describe a creative way for problem solving. Since the world of Talent Acquisition is changing …

Human Resources

Why Your HR Department Should Embrace Design Thinking

How can HR create great employee experiences that empower creativity, collaboration and innovation? Design Thinking is an approach that works.<p>Design has a tremendous power to influence human behavior and thus effect change. Richard Farson PhD, psychologist, educator and author of <i>The Power of …

Design

Seven Technologies Remaking the World

by: Albert H. Segars<p>1<p>Introduction<p>Once upon a time, business leaders could leave technology to the technologists. But today, we are at the starting …

MIT

AI Future in HR?

• Focus on burning business issues.<br>• Don’t start to big.<br>• Look what you can do with available data.<br>• Make sure you have access to analytical …

Artificial Intelligence

What HR Professionals Should Know About Chatbots

​There is a tremendous amount of buzz and excitement about chatbots and their potential application to the HR function. It's exciting to see the …

Human Resources

Why you need a Digital Employee Experience Design | HR Trend Institute

Digitisation is everywhere, whether you like it or not. It disrupts the way we live and the way we work (together) – sometimes even …

Human Resources

How to nail a great chatbot experience

Even though it felt like the entire world was building a <i>next generation</i> experience using chat bots in 2017, the reality is that we’re at the …

Chatbots

The Truth About Game-based Talent Assessments

Games are fun, assessments are not.<p>This is all you need to know to understand the strong interest in injecting games into the hiring process. But are …

Human Resources

Employee Engagement in the digital age. What does it mean for HR?

<i>Employee engagement</i> is being used by Human Resources for several years now, to promote productivity and performance. Today that focus is expanding to …

The Employee Experience: It’s Far Bigger than HR

​Right now, there is an enormous interest in improving the employee experience. Companies are struggling to improve productivity, employees are …

AI in HR: A Real Killer App – JOSH BERSIN

Hype and expectations for AI are now sky high. We will soon be talking to our computers; drones will deliver our groceries; our cars will drive …

Human Resources

People Make AI-Powered Virtual Assistants More Human

Humans are the key to developing the datasets and algorithms required to train intelligent virtual assistants so they can mimic human intelligence.

18 trends for learning organisations

HR trends and the opportunities for learning organisationsOn June 7, 2018, I gave a presentation about “HR trends and the opportunities for learning …

Are Chatbots the Future of Learning and Development for Employees?

<i>Chatbots are conversational interfaces powered by artificial intelligence, aimed at providing a human like conversation to the user via textual or</i> …

How to Make Sure Agile Teams Can Work Together

Increasing volatility, uncertainty, growing complexity, and ambiguous information (VUCA) has created a business environment in which agile collaboration is more critical than ever. Organizations need to be continually on the lookout for new market developments and competitive threats, identifying …

Management

Cognitive bias cheat sheet

Information overload, lack of meaning, the need to act fast, and how to know what needs to be remembered for later.<p>Great, how am I supposed to …

Critical Thinking

Is strong AI inevitable?

Don’t speculate. Don’t yield to experts. Look for yourself.Any question about the future is susceptible to unknown unknowns, futile speculations …

Machine Learning

The Trick to Being “Organizationally Aware"

<b>Daniel Goleman</b><i>, author of the bestseller</i> <i>“Emotional Intelligence,”</i> <i>is a regular contributor to Korn Ferry. His latest book,</i> <i>"Altered Traits: Science</i> …

37 up-and-coming creative job titles.

Does your job title need a shot of creativity? Do you feel like all the social media ninjas and tech futurists and marketing rockstars are stealing …

Measuring the Customer Experience of HR (Why and How)

The argument for proactively managing the customer experience of HR (CxHR) is clear: organizations who successfully deliver on the ‘moments that …

Why AI Will Bring an Explosion of New Jobs

AI terrifies a lot of people.<p>From superintelligent puppet masters taking over the world, to fiery self-driving car crashes, to the coming age of …

UNLEASH

<p>Las Vegas may be an incongruous setting for the birthplace of a revolution, but when the history of what may well become known as “The Workplace …

New education technologies will help nursing students prepare for the workforce

At SXSWedu, Elsevier’s President of Education explains how nursing education will benefit from adaptive technology and machine learning