Category: Workology

Hosted by Jessica Miller-Merrill.

Ep 159 – How Tech Adoption Drives Employee Experience

In this competitive market for talent, it’s not just about recruiting. It’s also about retaining the employees that we’ve hired, trained, and developed, and helping them perform at the highest levels possible. A big part of this is creating a great culture and employee experience for them. The tech we […]

Ep 158 – Supporting Your Employees When There’s a Cancer Diagnosis

According to research by the National Cancer Institute, nearly 40% of men and women will be diagnosed with cancer at some point during their lifetimes. And this number is growing which makes the subject of cancer in the workplace a more common one. I’m not just talking about benefit plan […]

Ep 157 – Driving Maximum Performance in Your Workplace Without Alienating Your Employees

The economy is strong and companies are working hard to ride the bull markets. That means taking the bull by the horns and focusing on driving maximum performance, revenue, and profitability. That’s easier than it sounds. Employee engagement, retention, and recruiting are at the forefront of creating a high-performance culture. […]

Ep 156 – Workplace Politics and Running for Office While in HR

Two years after Hillary Clinton became the first woman to win the presidential nomination of a major U.S. political party, and with a record number of women running for Congress in 2018, a majority of Americans say they would like to see more women in top leadership positions – not […]

Ep 155 – Driving Organizational Change: Rebuilding Trust and Culture

According to research by Deloitte, 94% of executives and 88% of employees believe a distinct corporate culture is important to a business’ success. My next guest believes that there is a strong correlation between employees who claim to feel happy and valued at work and those who say their company […]

Ep 154 – Artificial Intelligence Basics in HR and Recruiting

A 2017 Gartner study found that the hype around AI is making it hard for many users to understand the technology’s true value to their organizations. The concepts of artificial intelligence are vast, complicated and ever changing, which is why I thought it was important for us to level, set […]

Ep 153 – How to Handle Workplace Stress

According to the “Attitudes in the American Workplace” study by Harris Interactive, 80% of workers say they encounter stress on the job with nearly half of respondents saying they need help managing stress. Episode 153: How to Handle Workplace Stress with Dr. Cynthia Ackrill (@cackrill) Today, I’m joined by Dr. […]

Ep 152 – The Bigger Strategy Behind Workplace Productivity

The search for optimum productivity and maximum efficiency is a struggle as we juggle our personal lives and professional ones, not to mention friendships, families and our personal interests. There never seems like there is enough time to get things done. Our next podcast guest walks us through strategies for […]

Ep 150 – How Collaboration Technology Drives Business Results

Work collaboration tools can be fantastic for getting things done and driving results within teams. They also can offer more than just efficiency – with today’s technology you can gain insights, data, and information that HR and business leaders often only dream of. This can happen with a variety of […]