Tag: modern management
Why Silicon Valley Didn’t Anticipate the COVID Comedown
Tech CEOs are laying off workers after predicting their COVID surges would persist. Here’s how they got it so wrong.
How Talent Shortages Are Impacting New Technology Adoption
The talent shortage isn't just a leadership and productivity problem, it's also having a profound impact on adoption of new technology. Here's why.
Did Google Get Its Hybrid Work Plan Right?
Google has rolled out its plans for hybrid work, but some people say it's not exactly perfect.
What the Post-COVID-19 Workplace Will Look Like
While many companies have talked up the virtues of working from home, many are preparing a return to the physical office. Here's what that will look like.
How XOps Is Hoping to Unite All the Disparate Ops Disciplines Under One Banner
A new kind of Ops infrastructure is emerging and XOps hopes to tame the chaos. The goal of XOps, to help unite all the different disciplines under one umbrella.
6 Takeaways From the Spring Digital Workplace Experience Virtual Conference
Last week was the Spring edition of SMG's Digital Workplace Experience. Senior reporter Dom Nicastro explores the big takeaways from the event.
Optimization Guru, AI Ethics Leader and Other Emerging Roles Reshape Human Resources
The decline of generalists if offset by a new set of HR roles. What do these emerging technology-based roles look like?
5 Necessary Human Resources Skillsets for the 2020s
It's a time of adaptation for all roles in the workplace when it comes to technology, and HR is no exception.
Collaboration & Productivity
Can Employees Get the Job Done on Their Mobile Devices? And Should They?
With more people working remotely, many workers are turning to mobile devices, but are they effective and should workers use them to meet business goals?
The 6 Basic Needs of the Remote Worker When Doing a Task
If you take care of the needs of remote employees tasks will get done faster, better and with much lower costs.
8 Steps on the Path Toward Organizational Design
It may be time to invest in organizational design, and we've uncovered some important steps to get you started.
Is Now the Time to Invest in a Head of Remote Work?
With more people working remotely than ever before, now seems like a good time to have a dedicated person thinking holistically about remote work.
Can Your Organization Cross the Employee Belonging Threshold?
How do you promote true diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace? You can start by listening.
Mapping Employee Journeys Can Make a Better Workplace
Are you building employee journeys just like your CX team builds customer journeys?
Does Netflix CEO's 'Pure Negative' Comment on Working from Home Have Merit?
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings called remote work a "pure negative." But is working from home an all or nothing choice for organizations?
How Workplace Managers Can Help Prevent Employee Burnout
While there are many advantages to remote working, recent research shows that it is responsible for a lot of employee burnout. Here’s what managers can do.
Collaboration & Productivity
How Can We Get Back to the Physical Workplace?
While many workers are happy to work from home, many too want a return to the office, including managers. Here's why.
Getting to the Heart of the Chief Diversity Officer's Agenda
Chief diversity officers share what's top of mind when working to build a culture of inclusivity in their organizations.
4 Ways to Help Workers Cope With Change Management
The workplace has seen drastic changes over the last few months. How are you helping employees manage that change?
Is the Talent Pool Now Global by Default?
With companies hiring more work-from-home employees, is the talent pool now global and will this reduce talent shortages?