HR Strategy

Is it common practice to post jobs externally?

Recruitment - August 01, 2021

For most companies, posting a job opening both internally and externally is a given. Doing so gives access to a larger applicant pool to choose from. But there are questi...

Reskilling the Future of Work

Leadership - July 28, 2021

‘Reskill to repurpose’ is the new mantra for survival in a post-COVID-19 economy and leaders are motivated to move past the nexus of this seismic force. ...

How to write an apology note for late arrival at a meeting

Learn how to write an apology note or email for being late to work or a meeting in a professional space. ...

Ways to write a farewell letter to colleagues

Make your favorite coworkers feel pleasant with farewell letters from your end describing good memories and activities that you might miss with them now. ...

HR’s role in managing pandemic-related burnout

Leadership - July 18, 2021

Starting to feel physically, emotionally, and mentally exhausted during Covid-led self-isolation? These are the signs of pandemic burnout. HRs have to figure it with inno...

Building the next leadership pipeline with short-term executive programs in Top B-schools

Leadership - July 15, 2021

The HR Digest has curated a list of the world’s top ranking B-schools that offers some of the best short-term executive programs. ...

Microtraining: The Beginning of a New Era?

Get creative with how you deliver micro training in the workplace. Here are a few ideas to help you get started. ...

“I Quit”: Why Employees Quit and How to Retain Them

Recruitment - July 06, 2021

As the old adage goes, people don’t quit a job – they quit their boss. We’ve heard it so many times that it’s often difficult to postulate any other reason why em...

How to Win with AI and Automation

Leadership - July 05, 2021

The world’s most capitalist economies are witnessing a period of rapid transition. Developments in digital technologies, inclusive of artificial intelligence (AI) and a...

Hiring the Best People – You’ve got it all wrong!

Recruitment - July 02, 2021

Most companies make the mistake of instituting a hiring freeze in economic downturns. During the 2008 global financial crisis (GFC), BCG and the European Association for ...

Effective Time Management Tips to Work Less and Play More!

Time management is something that very few in this world seem to have conquered. If not so, life hack coaches would not be so popular. There are a certain number of hour...

Job skills in demand in 2021

Recruitment - June 27, 2021

Landing a job in the present situation is a tough proposition. Most companies have frozen new hires and are busy downsizing to cut costs in the Pandemic driven scenario....

Benefits of using an employee referral program

Recruitment - June 21, 2021

When one is looking for a job, a good word from an acquaintance, peer, or friend can bolster the chances of your resume getting more than a cursory look. Some firms have ...

6 Compelling Reasons to Invest in Talent Management

Leadership - June 19, 2021

How do you build a reputation for good talent management within the industry and outside? ...

What not to do during a virtual interview

Interviews - June 08, 2021

Among the many things that have witnessed a massive change due to the Covid-19 Pandemic is videoconferencing. Before the pandemic, this tool was the last resort for peopl...

How to decline a job offer

Interviews - June 07, 2021

It is not polite to procrastinate and keep the people awaiting your response. Here are a few ways to decline a job offer. If you are in a position where you have more tha...