Week in Review – Popular Content
The former CEO of troubled startup Zenefits made more than $10 million from the company – Business Insider
Zenefits’ founding CEO, Parker Conrad, who resigned in February in a scandal involving selling insurance without proper licensing, started the company when he was pretty much broke but left the company a rich man. New details are now emerging about how much money he made. Read more.
– Tags: CEO Pay, Executive Compensation
The Future Of HR And Why Startups Shouldn’t Reject It – Fast Company
Many startups built their culture without the bureaucracy of human resources, but replacing a person with software can lead to problems. Read more.
– Tags: Relevance of HR
Trending Topics (the New Emotional Workplace, 1 Book Every Entrepreneur Should Read)
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How the New Emotional Workplace Affects Hiring, Retention and Culture
Do you want to attract and retain top performers? It might be time to start looking more closely at how you foster relationships. Candidates are driving the job market in 2016 and they are increasingly making professional decisions based on emotional compatibility with their prospective employer. Read more.
– Tags: Employee Engagement
The 1 Book Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2016
Once in a blue moon, I run across a book that forces me to think, that challenges me to re-examine my core beliefs about business and politics. Read more.
Tags: Outsourcing, Outsourcing, Gig Economy, Unions
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This Week’s Featured Events
- Americas SAP Users Group (ASUG) – SAPPHIRE NOW + ASUG Conference, May 17 – 19, Orlando, #SAPPHIRENOW #ASUG2016
- National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) PEO Capitol Summit, May 17 – 19, Arlington, VA, #PEOCapitolSummit16
- Worldwide ERC – Americas Mobility Conference, May 18 – 20, Houston, TX, #ReimagineAMC16
Did You Know
May is National Employee Health & Fitness Month – dedicated to encouraging employers to promote and support employees and their families to be physically active on a regular basis. Employers and employees all over the country implement and participate in healthy activities conveniently at the workplace and within their communities. Read more.
Term of the Week
O*Net (Occupational Information Network): A free online database that contains thousands of occupational definitions to help match job seekers with jobs, which is administered and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.
Vendor M&A And Partnership News
A sampling of this week’s mergers and acquisitions announcements from around the human resource marketplace – and other partnerships. Latest news here.
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