Monthly Recap: June 2023 at The Workforce Institute

Missed any recent insights, research, or podcasts from The Workforce Institute at UKG? Look no farther than our monthly recap. Here’s a look at our conversations from June 2023.

“No Suits, No Slides!” Welcomes Former BLS Head William W. Beach 
The “No Suites, No Slides!” video series returns with its most important conversation yet. Listen in as William W. Beach, former Commissioner of Labor Statistics and who led the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) from March 2019 to March 2023, describes firsthand the pandemic’s impact on the labor market.

The People Purpose Podcast: Present Futurism: Proactive and Purposeful Planning 
How will GenAI impact your organization? Co-hosts Chas Fields and Julie Develin discuss present futurism and how best to prepare for technology changes coming to the workplace.

Further Thoughts on Fostering a For All Culture 
Building on The Workforce Institute Weigh-In from last month on how to foster a great workplace culture for all people, Dennis Miller provides his extended thoughts and tips for improving culture.

How ESG Programs Can Help the Unemployed 
If the rise of AI will lead to mass job loss, how will we take care of the unemployed? David Creelman explores this topic and offers a solution through environmental, social, governance (ESG) programs.

10 Ways to Ways to Boost Your Emotional Intelligence: The Workforce Institute Weigh-In 
This month, members of our advisory board weighs in on the topic of emotional intelligence (EI), detailing 10 actionable ways to boost your own EI starting today.

The People Purpose Podcast: SHRM 2023: The Drive for Change Starts Here 
Live from SHRM 2023 in Las Vegas, Chas and Julie discuss the ins and outs of this year’s event and give an insider’s perspective, in case you missed the conference.

Industry Insights: 3 Steps to Improving the Employee Experience  
Introducing Industry Insights, a new series from The Workforce Institute. These articles feature practical strategies for professionals in specific industries, written by subject-matter experts in those industries. Guest contributor Cassandra Zwick kicks off the series.

Industry Insights: 5 Ways HR Can Have a Voice — and a Seat at the Table 
Guest contributor Tasha Yohan continues our new Industry Insights series, providing five key takeaways from a recent panel discussion titled “Giving HR a Voice: A Perspective from Government and Education Leaders.”