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The Talent 84 Recruitment Blog

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The Hive HR Blog

The latest news, views and industry insights from the Hive community.

  • 16 Positive Feedback Examples That Nurture a Culture of Recognition
    on April 14, 2021

    How often do we all say “thanks” at work? Our guess would be pretty often, and that’s great! But a few simple thank you’s don’t have much of an impact compared to a well-rooted culture of recognition, and sometimes we need to find a little inspiration from positive feedback examples to know exactly what to

  • How to Use Employee Feedback to Create and Measure Your EVP
    on April 7, 2021

    Whether you’re looking to get people to inform a shiny-new EVP or you want to understand how strong your current EVP is; #TeamHive is here to help. We’re going to let you in on the secrets of how to make the most of employee feedback—and how to avoid the most common mistakes! If there’s one

  • How to Become an Employer of Choice (In 6 Easy Steps)
    on March 30, 2021

    Being an employer of choice helps you keep hold of your best people and gives you your pick of the talent that’s out there. But how can organisations without millions to spend compete? We’ve got 6 simple steps to do just that… The rise of remote working has changed everything. One of the most significant

  • D&I or I&D? Why We Have to Think Inclusion-First
    on March 24, 2021

    The business case for diversity—you’ve heard it all before! Innovation, higher profitability, customer retention… the list really does go on. But focusing on diversity alone won’t work, and that might mean you’re getting your initiatives all wrong. Diversity simply can’t exist without inclusion, so the key to diversity is putting inclusion first. Think about the

  • Reshaping HR: Driving Organisational Change for People, With People
    on March 18, 2021

    When you think about your role as a HR practitioner, your HR team or your overall HR function, how would you describe the way you operate: is it transactional or is it transformational? HR is typically bogged down in the ‘transactional’—meaning we’re focused too much on administrative tasks that add little value but take up

  • International Women’s Day 2021: 6 Simple Ways You Can #ChooseToChallenge
    on March 8, 2021

    This International Women’s Day, the theme is #ChooseToChallenge. So, it seemed only fitting to kick things off by catching up with the women of Hive to talk about the challenges of being a woman at work that we’ve faced and overcome throughout our careers! #ChooseToChallenge is built around a few key concepts of challenging stereotypes

TwentyOne Leadership Blog

A space for all our latest thoughts and materials on leadership from TwentyOne Leadership.

  • How to make your online learning stick
    on April 19, 2021

    In my recent article ‘How to make your online facilitation amazing’ [link] I shared some important factors on how you can you make your training stand out and be different from every other online meeting The post How to make your online learning stick appeared first on Twenty One.

  • How to make your online learning facilitation amazing!
    on April 12, 2021

    Lots of recent research has consistently pointed towards the psychological impact of spending a significant amount of your day looking at people on a screen as opposed to face to face. Now is the time The post How to make your online learning facilitation amazing! appeared first on Twenty One.

  • Two questions for a laser-focused meeting
    on April 5, 2021

    I am of an age to remember the introduction of a companywide email system. I know – that old! What struck me most was a warning from my director that, for all the benefits, we The post Two questions for a laser-focused meeting appeared first on Twenty One.

  • Four ways you can build trust
    on March 29, 2021

    I started work with a new coaching client recently, and one of my first outcomes was to quickly build our mutual trust. Without trust any relationship, personal or professional, is doomed to failure. With trust, The post Four ways you can build trust appeared first on Twenty One.

  • How brilliant leaders will lead their people out of 2021
    on March 17, 2021

    This unique time requires you to ask and answer a new set of questions to make sure you lead your people brilliantly through the rest of 2021 and beyond. Don’t lose your best people when The post How brilliant leaders will lead their people out of 2021 appeared first on Twenty One.