The Employee Lifecycle is Your Roadmap to Building an Engaged Employee Experience

Whether your traditional programs and tactics need a simple revitalization based on best practices or because you’d like to revolutionize them so you can engage employees, as an HR or employee communications function, we have the unique opportunity to turn everyday transactions into employee interactions — to transform everyday tools into relevant to how employees live and work. All employees interact with an organization through a cyclical process: from the time they start thinking about you as a potential employer to when they become an employee up through when they leave.

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The Cost of a Bad Hire

Hiring the right person for the job is the most important thing you can do to ensure your company’s success. When you consider all of the things that go into replacing a bad hire, the costs can quickly add up. From productivity loss and theft to lost customers and workplace stress, it’s more important than ever to make sure you get the right person for the job. EBI looked at the cost of a bad hire in this infographic.

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5 Facts That Sell Your Unique Employer Perks More Effectively

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Guest post by: Jessica Thiefels

Does your company do awesome things for its employees? Weave these perks—and the stats that support their benefits—into your job listings and ads to make a more powerful case for why potential employees should consider your organization. After all, we’re quickly becoming a data-driven society, and sometimes the numbers and expert opinions speak louder than you ever can.

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Revolutionizing People Analytics

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I am not an analytics person. In fact, I barely passed statistics in college. But the world is awash with data. From optimizing supply chains to understanding customer sentiment; from tracking the spread of contagious disease to predicting churn – data and algorithms have given us incredible leverage in business and in life. Although the field of business analytics was born in the 1950s, it was only in the last decade that we saw an exponential increase in our ability to capture data, analyze it, derive insights, and take timely action. Always-on data and predictive intelligence are transforming how we view the world and how decisions are made.

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