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HR Trends to Watch in 2020

HR and workplace culture have undergone an unprecedented wave of changes during the last decade. But this new decade is going to bring even more challenges for HR. Our position is that the main focus of the next decade will be centered around employee experience; supported by further digitization of HR processes as companies finally […]

This Is The Tech Every Hospitality HR Manager Needs For Success

Relentless turnover challenges the sanity of even the most composed hotel manager. I would know: after owning two restaurants that employed 70 people at peak times, the constant battle against turnover triggers plenty of stressful memories. We tried offering health insurance and a living wage, but the economic realities of the low-margin restaurant business made […]

Choosing a candidate assessment provider: a checklist of what to look for

Today there is a tonne of candidate assessment tools in the market and in recent years they’ve become a necessity for many HR professionals. Every provider is trying to bring something fresh and unique to the table, but how can you make the right choice? And do you even need a candidate assessment tool at […]

HR in Motion 2018: How You Can Survive in an Increasingly Competitive Environment

The human resources (HR) department was once viewed as a burdensome operational overhead. After all, how difficult can it be to post job advertisements, conduct an initial screening, prepare an employment contract, and act as a liaison between senior management and the workforce? C-suite executives paid little heed to the importance of having a vibrant […]

HR Trends: Traditional Candidate Assessment vs. Game-based Assessments

It’s time to switch things up! Up until today, traditional psychometric tests for candidates’ haven’t changed in the slightest. Those willing to be ahead of their time already shifted to the state-of-the-art candidate game-based assessments. As an alternative for multiple choice psychometric test, more and more employers tend to shift to fun video-games. Don’t get mislead though, apart from being fun; […]

Choosing the Owiwi soft skills

The use of valid and reliable employee recruitment and selection methods is one of the most critical human resource management functions, providing meaningful and measurable impacts in an organization. A study just published in the Academy of Management Review[1], the flagship journal of the largest scientific association of management scholars worldwide, has provided further evidence […]