Bruce  Anderson

Posts by Bruce Anderson

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    This New Approach to Performance Management Can Take It From Necessary Evil to Competitive Edge

    December 5, 2019

    The classic performance review — here’s how you did, here are your goals, here’s your pay bump (or your pink slip) — is widely reviled. Employees don’t like getting them. Managers don’t like giving them. They can be an enormous drain on morale, energy, and time. A CEB study found managers spend an average of 210 hours a year compiling and delivering them. The...

  • Photo of gold-medal winning Paralympian Liz Johnson

    Gold Medal–Winning Paralympian Shares 5 Tips for Creating a More Inclusive Workplace

    November 26, 2019

    Liz Johnson has a pretty good idea of just how much people with disabilities can do. Liz (pictured above) has cerebral palsy, which has left her right side much weaker than her left. She’s won gold medals in swimming at the Paralympics and the world and European championships and set world records in the 100-meter breaststroke. To top it off, she has a bachelor’...

  • Instacart’s 7 Tactics for Cooking Up a Great Employer Brand

    November 21, 2019

    In Gallup’s most recent State of the American Workplace Report, 67% of U.S. workers reported being either actively disengaged (16%) or simply not engaged (51%). More than half were actively looking for a new job. Some find those numbers dispiriting. But not Marta Riggins, the head of employer brand for Instacart, the online grocery shopping and delivery service....

  • How Your AI-Driven Recruiting Software Could Lead to Legal ...

    November 19, 2019

    The road to the courtroom can be paved with good intentions, says Jaimi Kerr, a director of employment law for LinkedIn. Jaimi says...

  • 5 Steps Your Company Can Take to Combat Veteran...

    November 11, 2019

    When service members leave the military, they may refer to it as “separating” or, in the case of the British Royal Navy, “going...

  • How a Diversity Scorecard Helps Salesforce Keep Equality...

    October 28, 2019

    Salesforce is best known for its ubiquitous customer relationship management (CRM) platform. But, increasingly, it’s making a name for...