Employee Benefits

Expectations for HR are Higher than Ever Before – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

By HR Vendor News | June 22, 2020

Even before the current coronavirus pandemic, most human resources (HR) professionals were unprepared to thrive in the future. Now that the crisis has hit, more is demanded from HR than at any other time in history. The free research report, The Future of the HR Function 2020, is now available for download.  HR.com’s Research Institute…

Madison Announces Day of Reflection for Global Organization in Honor of Juneteenth

By HR Vendor News | June 17, 2020

New York, NY (June 17, 2020) — Madison, a global leader in Social Employee Recognition, has announced to all employees that June 19th is officially recognized as a corporate holiday in remembrance of Juneteenth’s historic significance. Juneteenth commemorates a day for celebration, education and connection with the end of slavery in America in 1865. In…

Initiatives are Lacking to Increase the Proportion of Women in Business Leadership – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

By HR Vendor News | June 11, 2020

Women remain under-represented in business leadership positions, and most organizations are not doing all they can to remedy the situation. The majority of HR professionals (68%) say their company does not hold senior leaders personally accountable for increasing the number of women in leadership positions. In addition, most companies (77%) are not incentivizing managers to…

Businesses Offering Voluntary Employee Benefits Are Reaping the Rewards – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

By HR Vendor News | May 19, 2020

At a time when many employees and employers are under financial stress, some organizations are assisting them via various types of voluntary benefits, as suggested by new research from HR.com.  Voluntary benefits can potentially also help improve the overall employee experience and address the problematic issue of work/life balance. The free research report, Voluntary Benefits…

INSPIRE, the unparalleled virtual event in the HR space, fills the conference void this year with over 300 sessions, 500 exhibitors and an estimated 30,000 attendees

By HR Vendor News | May 5, 2020

Jacksons Point, Ontario, Canada — HR.com, the largest network of human resource (HR) executives, will be hosting an all-inclusive virtual event, INSPIRE, from June 22 – 26, 2020 with five days of valuable content, including ten different tracks of education for HR professionals (two themed tracks) per day.  As the foremost trusted industry resource for…

Unlimited Personality Testing for Companies during COVID-19 Crisis

By HR Vendor News | April 6, 2020

The Hire Talent is offering extremely discounted unlimited assessment packages for 60 days normally $1999 for $450. Most assessment cost between $30 and $300 so this is a killer deal for companies interested in assessing the entire workforce 5 to unlimited number of people!! What companies will get? 4 quadrant personality assessment similar to Disc…

Research Points to Common Sense Factors to Create Belonging in the Workplace

By HR Vendor News | March 30, 2020

In today’s uncertain times, it has never been more important for employees to feel a sense of security in the organizations they devote their time and energy to work for. A recent survey of 1,000 employees across industries in five countries showed a large majority of people (82%) feel some sense of belonging in their…

HR Moves Beyond Employee Engagement to Human Experience – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

By HR Vendor News | March 9, 2020

Most HR professionals say that workplace experiences have become more important in recent years. When asked about their importance to the HR department, fully 72% of HR professionals say the importance of employee experience is very high, and 63% indicate the same thing about the more comprehensive topic of human experience (HX).  Furthermore, nearly half…

Employers Can Better Leverage Candidate Screening Tools – According to New Study by the HR Research Institute

By HR Vendor News | March 2, 2020

The vast majority of employers (93%) have pre-hire processes and tools in place, but fewer than half view their tools as good (40%) or excellent (5%). One of the primary challenges in regard to pre-hire technologies is integration, with just 16% saying the components of their pre-hire tools are well-integrated. The free research report, The…

Employee Financial Wellness Support is Insufficient – According to New Study by HR.com

By HR Vendor News | February 5, 2020

Over half of HR professionals believe that financial security is one of the primary struggles faced by employees, yet few organizations have implemented financial wellness programs.  Further investigation points to the concern that most employees struggle with a range of issues at home and work, including financial insecurity. The most significant struggle for employees is…