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Employee Happiness

Alexander Kjerulf: “The #1 reason employees are unhappy is bad leadership”

WorkHuman speaker Alexander Kjerulf shares what prevents workplace happiness, simple ways leaders can help, and the power of positive feedback.

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Beyond Buzzwords: HR Megatrends for 2018

HR consultant and writer Laurie Ruettimann will co-host a webinar on December 6 on what matters most in HR for 2018 – minus the buzzwords!

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How Workplace Gratitude Leads to Company Resilience: Q&A with Ryan Fehr (Part 2)

In part two of an interview, associate professor Ryan Fehr shares how value-based recognition is more impactful for employees’ overall well-being.

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[Webinar] How to Adopt a More Human Approach to Employee Development

How can you motivate and inspire employees to drive happiness and performance? Join Rob Schmitter and Corinne Selk’s webinar with WorldatWork.

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Ryan Fehr: “We’re still human beings when we go to work”

Associate professor Ryan Fehr from the University of Washington shares research on how to build more gratitude into your organizational culture.

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Dump Your Performance Reviews

Chuck Blakeman writes that peer feedback, timely feedback, and specific feedback are all more effective than annual performance reviews.

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Work Burnout is a (Preventable) Epidemic

HR blogger Dawn Burke shares six tips for HR pros and culture advocates to help employees prevent burnout and define their purpose.

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A Business Case for (Real) Vacation Time

How your company handles time off speaks volumes about your culture. Learn how reward choice can provide meaningful experiences for employees.

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Stuck with a Bad Leader? Success is Still in Your Control

Cy Wakeman shares that your stress, especially at work, doesn’t come from your reality, but from the story you make up about your reality.

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How to Kill Happiness at Work – Part 2

People managers can make or break the employee experience. Learn how to empower them – and measure them – with data.

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