Multigenerational Workforce Benefits, Video Game Skills, and More!
Here's what's happening this week:
6 Ways to Offer the Right Benefits to Today’s Multigenerational Workforce
As the global workforce continues to evolve, one of the most significant and obvious changes has been the increase in the number of generations working side by side. HR and benefits leaders are coming to grips with the reality of the diversity of perspectives, experiences, needs, expectations and preferences among the four (soon to be five!) generations that comprise today’s multigenerational workforce…
Why More Employers Want to Hire People Based on Their Video Game Skills
Once seen as a distraction and waste of time, video games are gaining new levels of appreciation among employers for teaching in-demand skills. Game on! Here's a stat that'll blow your mind. It definitely blows me away whenever I share it: It’s predicted that 65% of third graders in America today will eventually work in careers and occupations that don’t currently exist…
What Is Organizational Culture and Why Is It Important?
Here's how to transform your workplace culture to skyrocket performance. Organizational culture is like the personality of an organization. It's about how everyone, from leaders to the newest hires, thinks and acts. It shapes how work gets done and how people treat each other…
Last Week’s QOTW Poll Results:
Q: Does your New Year’s resolution include a job change in 2024?
- Yes - 61%
- No - 39%
This poll reveals that a majority of respondents are contemplating a career change as part of their 2024 New Year's resolutions. This presents both challenges and opportunities! On the positive side, for those in hiring positions, this is an opportune moment to leverage people's current motivation to seek new career paths. By positioning your company as an attractive workplace, you can capitalize on this trend. However, this scenario poses a challenge for employers at risk of losing talent. To mitigate this, it's crucial to enhance your existing programs, with a particular emphasis on cultivating a strong company culture and implementing effective rewards and recognition systems. If you're seeking assistance in navigating these changes, let's start a conversation!
Business U: Leader as Coach: Strategies to Engage Your High-potential Employees - Presented by the Capital Region Chamber with instruction by Rachel Malik, on Tuesday, January 24, 2024 @ 8:30am - 10:00am. Register, here!
Leveraging Your Brand’s Culture Into Your Recruiting with Tom Schin – This virtual webinar is presented by the Capital Region Recruiter’s Network (CRRN) on Tuesday, January, 23rd at 7:30am-9:00am. Details here!
ERE Webinar: Situational-Behavior Interviewing: The Key to Hiring Success and Talent Retention – Presented by ERE Pro featuring speaker Morit Rozen on Tuesday, January 30, 2024 @ 2pm EST. Register now, here!
Charity Ping Pong Challenge 2024 – Don’t miss the Capital District Charity Ping Pong Tournament (3rd Annual) hosted by Jahnel Group and ClearPath Mortgage Solutions on Friday, February 2nd, @ 4 - 8pm at Frog Alley Brewing (Schenectady, NY), Register your team now, here!
2024 Trailblazers Awards Luncheon – Presented by the Women’s Fund a Capital District Women’s Employment & Resource Center (WERC) program on March 22, 2024, @ 11:00am - 1:30pm at Wolferts Roost Country Club (Albany, NY). Register, now!
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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.