From medicine to business, the numbers of working women are simply not keeping pace with their numbers in school. And it’s costing organizations in talent and knowledge.
Employees are attracted to companies with positive cultures that offer support through benefits like flex time, generous vacation time, and family care and assistance. But once they’ve accepted the job, many find that while these benefits might be offered – and touted – those who take advantage of them are actually looked down upon.
The healthcare talent shortage is very real. HR people from top hospitals from around the country talked about it recently at our Bright Horizons Solutions at Work LIVE conference’s People Strategies in Healthcare Forum.
The Happiness Advantage author Shawn Achor recently delivered the keynote at the Bright Horizons Solutions at Work LIVE conference. I got to ask him about his research and how it can be applied to managers in the workplace.
In honor of National Pet Day, we’re taking a closer look at how organizations across the country support employees and their pets each day.
We’re ecstatic to report that our teammates to the west just scored in Denver – landing (again!) on the Denver Post’s list of the Top Workplaces for 2017.
I am so excited to have landed in a company that’s so committed to all of its employees. People truly bring their whole selves to work here. Not every company is like that. And it made me take stock of the clients we have and the HR practices I really believe in.
Whether you know it or not, elder care is affecting your organization. What exactly can you do to help? For employees caring for their parents or relatives, elder care benefits can be life changing.
What’s the latest in March HR news? We’ve collected a one-stop-shop of interesting industry happenings from the past month. Here’s what made our monthly roundup.
What’s the value of a great culture? What’s the key to excellence in the workforce? All this week, we’ll be asking (and more importantly…answering!) those questions in Austin as Bright Horizons gathers HR leaders for its annual, Solutions at Work LIVE.