The Dark Side of Culture, Workforce Flexibility, and More!
Here's what's happening this week:
HR in the Car - Glovebox Moments: Flexibility for Today’s Workforce
Check out the latest "Glovebox Moments” episode presented by Miriam & Tom of “HR in the Car.” Tom breaks down the ins and outs of implementing flexibility options for today’s workforce. Watch now!
Hosted by Alaant’s Miriam Dushane and Tom Schin, the HR in the Car podcast features HR professionals and business leaders sharing HR stories that you can relate to.
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Why Gen Z Is Already Feeling Burnt Out After Entering the Workplace
A generation of young professionals are already struggling with burnout at work, despite only just beginning their careers. Generation Z spans from 1997 to 2012, which means the oldest of that generation are 26, and yet, for some of them, they already feel exhausted…
Arrogant Know-It-Alls: A Talent Consultant Discusses The ‘Dark Side’ Of Company Culture
Once an organization becomes successful, the good times should roll in. But that’s not always the case, as once-stable brands like Sears, Kodak and Blockbuster can attest. Such success can also harden a company into stasis and conformity, to the point that they’ll be left behind…
Last Week’s QOTW Poll Results:
Q: How do you feel about the evolution of AI in the coming years?
- I welcome it! - 39%
- Afraid it'll hurt jobs - 20%
- Scared of the technology - 13%
- Not sure - 28%
Change is constant. The world of AI is part of that. We discussed the evolution of AI with various business leaders at a recent technology summit. The consensus is that AI will not replace jobs, but it will have an impact on skills jobseekers need to have, i.e. learning how, where and why to use AI tools in their respective roles. At Alaant, we are just as curious what the future holds as you. Open for a conversation on what’s changing in your vertical? Reach out today!
518 Elevated Is Falling for Education – Preparing Students Today for the Workforce of Tomorrow is a breakfast & panel discussion presented by 518 ElevatED on October 25, 2023 @ 8:30-11:30am at the Schenectady County Community College. Details here!
Women Leaders: Advancing Careers and Rising to New Heights – Presented by Ostroff Associates on Tuesday, October 31st @ 7:30-9am at the Fort Orange Club - Albany, NY. Register here!
Capital Of New York State (CNYS) Black Expo Day 11/11/2023 - Mahogany Connections presents the 5th year anniversary of the CNYS Black Expo celebrating Black business, culture, and community on Saturday, November 11th @ 11am-5pm at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center - Albany, NY. Details here!
2023 Pride Center Gala - Amplifying Queer Voices of All Ages - Presented by the Pride Center of the Capital Region on Friday, Nov 17th @ 7-10:30pm at Franklin Plaza - Troy, NY. Register here!
About the Author
Miranda March, Digital Communications Specialist
Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her downtime, she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little-known fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.