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How to Build Trust with Employees: The Workforce Institute Weigh-In

This month, the UKG Workforce Institute Weigh-In provides tips for building trust in the workplace. Trust is key to building a great workplace. What’s one way leaders can earn the trust of their employees?
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Industry Insights: A Look at the Latest Leading Healthcare Industry Brief  

We’re at an inflection point in healthcare, where the transformation that’s needed requires a new way of thinking. The Fall 2023 Leading Healthcare industry brief is now published, and we are thrilled to provide a preview of what you can expect from reading it, from advisory board member Nanne Finis.
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Industry Insights: The Significance of DEI&B in the Warehouse and Distribution Industry

Robert O'Dwyer explores why DEI&B is essential within the warehouse and distribution sector, and how it can lead to improved performance, innovation, and a more inclusive workplace culture. 
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Will New Mathematics Revolutionize HR?

Advisory board member David Creelman says, "There are at least a couple of fundamental advances in mathematical theory that are likely to make their way from the blackboard to your office in the next five to ten years."
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Monthly Recap: September 2023 at the UKG Workforce Institute

It’s been another busy month at the UKG Workforce Institute! If you missed any recent insights, research, or podcasts from us, here’s a look at our conversations from September 2023. 
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Industry Insights: Manufacturers Must Focus on Manufacturing the Future Workforce

Ahead of MFG Day on Oct. 6, we take one more look at exploring key findings from our latest study on manufacturing industry talent trends
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Transforming the Team: Week Five — Recognizing Dysfunction Before It Grows

In the series finale of "Transforming the Team," Ankura's Mark Cappellino and John Frehse discuss ways to recognize when there's dysfunction among your team. Before it grows into a more serious issue.
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The Ways AI Can Work for Work: The Workforce Institute Weigh-In

With AI increasingly built into workplace solutions and the rise of large language models such as ChatGPT and Google’s Bard, what are the best/possible use cases for generative AI (GenAI) to help people at work? 
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Transforming the Team: Week Four — Innovating with Conflict: Having Hard Conversations to Drive Performance

Some conversations are easier to have than others. For those difficult conversations, how do you make sure it remains constructive? Mark and John break down ways to be intentional and collaborative with your potentially conflicting communication.
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Transforming the Team: Week Three — Why Talk Relationships at Work?

Trying to be uncompromisingly nice in our work relationships creates more friction. And sometimes it leads to disaster.