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Leveraging HR Insights To Accelerate Business Success

Employee data provides a wealth of valuable business information. Learn how HR insights gathered throughout the employee journey can create strategies to help organizations thrive.
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Payroll

What’s the Best Pay Cycle for Your 2024 Payroll Calendar?

Weigh the pros and cons of different pay cycles and find the one that works best for you and your people. 
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Life at UKG

How Three U Krewers in India Found Career Growth with UKG

U Krewers share their experiences with UKG’s continuous learning opportunities, innovation-driven programs and supportive environment for professional growth. 
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The 4 Benefits of AI for HR with Lean Teams

AI can make day-to-day work for HR more efficient and impactful than ever. Here are 4 top benefits of AI for HR.
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Three Ways UKG Is Reimagining Inclusion Through Belonging, Equity, and Impact

UKG releases a one-of-a-kind interactive, digital experience that brings social impact stories and Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging to life for employees, partners, and communities.
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Enhancing the Employer-Employee Relationship: UKG Workforce Institute Weigh-In 

This quarter, the UKG Workforce Institute Weigh-In is all about the HR Megatrends for 2024. Over the next three months, our advisory board members will provide actionable insights for navigating three of the biggest trends impacting the workforce this year.
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Talent

How Generative AI in Recruiting Will Revolutionize Talent Acquisition in 2024

You've heard about GenAI in the news, but do you know how it will revolutionize talent acquisition? See examples of how you can use GenAI in recruiting as a tool to find and hire candidates faster.
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Life at UKG

Building Your Professional Network from Scratch

Here are seven strategic steps to help you cultivate a professional network.
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Changing the World, One Workplace at a Time

UKG is all in on a clear mission: Inspire every organization to become a great place to work through technology built for all.
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3 Can’t-Miss Sessions at the UKG HR & Payroll eSymposium

Feeling stuck in the same-old conversations at work? If you’re in HR, then the answer’s likely yes.If you’re ready for a different conversation, well, that’s where the UKG HR & Payroll eSymposium comes in. The winter 2024 eSymposium is next week, on January 17. This time around, the theme is “Change the Conversation,” and it’s (finally) time to do just that. 
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These Are the Top Three HR Megatrends for 2024

It’s a new year, which means it’s time to share the top three HR Megatrends that will shape the world of work for millions of employees and organizations across industries. 

Why Employer Branding Matters More Than Ever in 2024

Strong employer branding leads to benefits like higher revenue and lower turnover. Learn five strategies to ensure your employee brand and organization’s brand work together. 
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Cracking the Code: Career Advice for Working in Tech

Three software engineers share what it’s like to work in tech.  
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What HR Can’t Stop Talking About: UKG Workforce Institute Weigh-In

The UKG Workforce Institute Weigh-In for December 2023: To complement last month’s question about what HR doesn’t talk about enough, what’s a topic HR can’t stop talking about?
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How to Conduct a Stay Interview to Retain Your Top Employees

Stay interviews help you retain top talent, improve organizational agility, and build a better workplace. Here’s your playbook for conducting a stay interview.
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3 Pay Transparency Laws You Must Know for 2024

Pay transparency isn’t new, but states, employers, and employees are all paying more attention. Here are three pay transparency laws to know for 2024. 
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3 Strategies for Connecting Individual Roles to Corporate Purpose

With the hustle and bustle of work life, it’s easy for employees to become detached from the true impact their work has on the world around them. Get tips on to how to keep the corporate purpose at the center.
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Amplifying Employee Engagement Through Wellbeing: The View from Latin America 

Advisory board member Ivonne Vargas focuses on ways for improving wellbeing as a means to amplifying employee engagement.
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Using the PAPA Model to Manage Risk

Advisory board member Sharlyn Lauby discussing risk management, and uses a model called PAPA to help develop and manage a plan to mitigate potential risk. Risks are varied in terms of probability and how fast they evolve, and the PAPA model can help organizations prioritize the different types of risk it faces and put strategies in place to address them.
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Unlocking Career Doors: The Ultimate Guide to a Standout LinkedIn Profile

Ten steps to build a standout LinkedIn profile that reflects your professional identity and opens doors to new opportunities. 
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