Industry News

Industry News

5 Ways A Knowledge Base Can Cut Employee Training Time
5 Ways A Knowledge Base Can Cut Employee Training Time
October 17, 2017
Training new employees to tap their highest potential is essential for business success. As success of any organization is directly tied to employee skill and performance, gaps in training can prove...

Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.
Author: jessica@xceptionalhr.com
Census Data Reveals Where State Government Employment Is Shrinking
Census Data Reveals Where State Government Employment Is Shrinking
October 17, 2017

Government Technology: Even as the total number of people working in state government inches upward, a few state workforces and specific employment sectors are shrinking.

That’s according to new 2016 data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Though total state government employment rose by about 22,000 nationwide (measured in full-time equivalence) from 2015 to 2016, several states saw their figures drop.

The states that saw the largest declines were Alaska, which cut its workforce 4.8 percent, Hawaii (3 percent cut), Maryland (2.7 percent), Montana (2.7 percent) and Illinois (2.6 percent).

Author: State & Local Government Policy, Business and Technology: i360 Gov
Fighting physician burnout: How tech can undo the damage done by EHRs - Healthcare IT News
Fighting physician burnout: How tech can undo the damage done by EHRs - Healthcare IT News
October 17, 2017

Fighting physician burnout: How tech can undo the damage done by EHRs
Healthcare IT News
Easing the doctor's overwhelming paper problem with better document management and data abstraction can help ease the stresses that lead to physician burnout, said Par Bolina, MD, chief innovation officer at health IT consulting firm IKS Health. “Even ...

Author: "document management" - Google News
Big Data: Taking Advantage of the Opportunity
Big Data: Taking Advantage of the Opportunity
October 19, 2017
big dataEverybody is abuzz about big data and the opportunities it presents to businesses. But few organizations are truly reaping the benefits of big data as many are overwhelmed by its sheer size. A new report from Pure Storage explores some of the ways to tap into the world of big data and AI.
Author: Sarah Rubenoff
States Compete for Top Data Science Talent
States Compete for Top Data Science Talent
October 19, 2017

Government Technology: States have long competed for jobs and investment, and this dynamic is now playing out in the race to be the state with the most data scientists — the highly sought-after professionals who combine the technical knowledge needed to wrangle large data sets, the analytical expertise necessary to make sense of all that information and the social skills needed to communicate these insights to their colleagues. The appeal is obvious. Not only do data scientists command top salaries — Glassdoor reports that the national average salary for the position is $121,000 — but states with high numbers of data scientists employed in local industries are also well-positioned to be more competitive in these sectors.

Author: State & Local Government Policy, Business and Technology: i360 Gov
HR’s Huge Responsibility for the Workplace of the Future
HR’s Huge Responsibility for the Workplace of the Future
October 19, 2017
In the online publication SiliconRepublic, I read an interview with Ali Rayl, the global head of customer experience for Slack, the global online messaging system. Although the article was...

Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.
Author: jessica@xceptionalhr.com
Contact Us For More Information!
* required
Contact Us For More Information!
* required