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UKG HR Megatrends and the Public Sector — A Roadmap for the Future

In his analysis of the post-pandemic public sector workforce, Bob Lavigna underscores the transformative shift in employee expectations for flexibility, voice, and well-being, against a backdrop of widespread vacancies and high turnover rates.
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What’s Trending in Talent Acquisition? Implications for Hiring in the Public Sector

In continuation of our partner series "What's Trending in Talent Acquisition?" Bob Lavigna, industry fellow for the public sector at UKG, discusses talent acquisition trends in the public sector. 
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Industry Insights: The Public-Sector Workforce Crisis — The Challenge and the Solution

Bob Lavigna, industry marketing fellow for the public sector at UKG, discusses the challenges facing the public sector's workforce crisis, and the long-term solution to fixing the problem.
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Calling All Public-Sector Professionals — Join Us at the Industry Insights Digital Summit

UKG is hosting its annual Industry Insights Digital Summit this Thursday, September 14, where the focus will be on how to empower your people with the data they need to make informed decisions, optimize performance, and achieve better outcomes. This free, half-day, virtual event is packed with thought leadership, expert-led sessions, and networking opportunities. The content covers the trends and issues that matter most to your industry, so you’ll walk away with new ideas and strategies to help your organization — and your people — thrive. 
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The Hidden Dangers of Employee Fatigue: Industry Insights

We're continuing the UKG Workforce Institute’s new series, Industry Insights, featuring practical strategies for professionals in specific industries, written by subject-matter experts in those industries.
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Industry Insights: Summertime, and the Learning is Easy — with HR Summer Camp for the Public Sector

Public sector HR professionals face challenges today that have only intensified since the onset of the pandemic. Employee expectations have shifted, requiring government and education HR leaders to shift along with them — not only to ensure that essential roles are filled and services are delivered, but also to become a company where people aspire to work. 
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Industry Insights: 5 Ways HR Can Have a Voice — and a Seat at the Table

Today’s post continues our new Industry Insights series with a guest contribution from Tasha Yohan, industry marketing manager for K-12 and higher education at UKG.
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Servant Leadership Lessons and Growth: Observations from a CHRO

Alex Smith, CHRO of The City of Memphis, makes her first contribution for The Workforce Institute in a two-part series on servant leadership.
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Why Creating Purpose at Work Is Key to Retaining Talent

Job seekers and employees today are increasingly focused on finding purpose in what they do. Read how promoting the mission-driven nature of working in the public sector can help educational institutions and government agencies find and retain the best talent in this new world of work.
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2023 Priorities for HR and Payroll in the Public Sector

As we wrap up 2022, review five essential priorities for HR professionals in the public sector in 2023.