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My dream job was to be a research associate. It’s something I love. Other than putting my kidney up as collateral, how does one get into a RA role? Really would love some insight.
Anyone here struggling to get new meetings? A thread for posting what services your company offers and maybe we can help make some connections to get into new accounts.
What are HR folks seeing as an average cost for payroll providers? I'm going through demos with Paycor and would like to know what a reasonable breakdown is for payroll, time & attendance, onboarding, etc. How do you measure? Cost per employee? Any help is appreciated!
Looking for basic sales starter pointers for consultant who wants to move up. How did you get started? Pipeline building?
Has anyone written the CHRL Employment Exam in Canada - Ontario specifically. What was your experience like and how did you prepare?
Cocreation is something I as a customer like very much. Especially when you can give input, discuss and it gets implemented or taken into account. I was wondering: how do you create a Cocreation community that gathers regularly? Do you have multiple groups? How do you manage them al if you’re a small company?
Applicants including pictures of themselves in digital resumes. why is this becoming so common? Is there a source of advice out there suggesting applicants should include photos of themselves when applying? Personally, I strongly dislike the practice.
I need to approach a manager who has received several comments that there is perceived favoritism. They have a team of hard, strong workers who have been with the company for years. A great new employee was hired several months ago with a strong technical skillset. The manager constantly praises this employee in front of the rest of their team, and consistently says comments like, "(New employee)" is the best person EVER to do this task!" making colleagues feel like their previous work in successfully getting that task done for years is unvalued. Any advice for how you would approach the manager, or how you would advise the employees who are submitting complaints?
Has anyone ever de-coupled compensation from titles? With covid/ uncertain economy we can’t afford to give raises, but I’d like employees to see career progression and personal growth as they are working their a$$es off
I graduated with my bachelor's in HRM and I'm wondering if there are any certifications or trainings I could do before I lock down on the SHRM-CP. I recently became HIPAA certified for my company and that got me thinking about what else I could do to add to my resume. Looking for good stepping stone certificates.
With the holidays right around the corner, what does your organization do for their employees? Luncheon, gift cards, party, etc. looking for different ideas.
How do your companies recognize technical (e.g., STEM) accomplishments? I’ve heard of old school things like fellowships and “Distinguished Engineer” titles. Wondering what other places do now. I’m struggling to see where my path leads if I don’t want to be a people manager and instead focus on becoming a top technical IC instead. Are there clear paths for that anymore?
Hey gang - what non-monetary retention strategies have you seen work? In the COVID-19 world, raises seem unlikely. What are some ways we can reward the good ones?
PwC is laying off people from Associate to Director level. One Manager and one Director whom I directly work with were gone. I was promoted this year but sitting on the bench for a long while. Scary!
Who uses Rakuten when shopping online? Can I just submit receipts of eligible stores to get cash back even if I didn’t go directly through them?
What are people’s thoughts on keeping a pulse oximeter at home? Given the gradual hypoxia that develops with covid seems like it could be useful?
Are you finding that you can teach the same curriculum you teach at school or did you have to toss it to find something more appropriate? I'm supposed to teach a Shakespeare play, but I can't see some of my struggling students reading it on their own.
Does anyone know roughly how much A-list directors / photographers make during an average shoot? Have always been curious.
Dating a guy for 3 weeks already and he’s planning our getaway for a weekend. Do I pack the lingerie for some fun? Too soon? Seen each other a good number of times, like 5-6 times.
Curious if anyone else is a class officer for their school! I'm interested in learning how other schools operate. Thanks!
Recommendations for skirts and dresses that stay in place? I’m tall and like pockets. Every skirt I own hikes up and moves when I walk
How do you know when it’s time to leave PA? I’m pretty good at what I do, but know it’s not my calling. I stick around for the flexibility, paycheck and because I know it’s the safe road to decent $