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6 Keys to Effective Collaboration in the Workplace

During a recent episode of AIHR Live, I spoke with Barry Flack, Global HR Leader and Strategist, about effective collaboration in the workplace and the key ingredients for success in this area. This article is a round-up of our fascinating conversation. Enjoy! ContentsImportance of effective workplace collaborationWhat role does HR play in highly collaborative organizations?Pitfalls…

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Talent Acquisition in the Gig Economy: All You Need to Know

The term “gig economy” was first coined by journalist Tina Brown in 2009. She wrote about the trend of workers pursuing “a bunch of free-floating projects, consultancies, and part-time bits and pieces” while they transacted in a digital marketplace. The gig economy fundamentally changes three major dimensions of the nature of work: the work itself the person…

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The Contingent Workforce: Everything You Need to Know

Most organizations today work with different types of temporary employees and have developed a contingent workforce as a result. In this article, we’ll zoom in on the contingent workforce. We’ll look at trends, contingent workforce management, and share three best practices. Let’s dive in!  ContentsWhat is a contingent workforce?Contingent workforce trendsBenefits of a contingent workforce…