During Pride Month, you’re probably seeing the rainbow Pride flag everywhere, including in the logos of companies and brands you follow on social media. While this type of representation and visible allyship is valuable, it’s important that your organization matches its public displays of support with internal policies and workplace culture that is truly inclusive […]
Empathetic leaders positively impact their workplace culture and improve productivity.
If your job is your biggest source of stress; you’re not alone: data from a recent Harvard study shows that 36 percent of workers suffer from work-related stress.
Syntrio has long been a leader in providing compliance, employment law, health and safety, and business skills courses to the training markets. Now, Syntrio is releasing 198 new microlearning courses that answer the need for brief, concise, media-rich online training focusing on specific skill topics. These microlearning courses complement Syntrio’s traditional online courses that provide […]
At the 2018 World Economic Forum, Jack Ma, founder of global e-commerce sensation Alibaba, said, “We cannot teach our kids to compete with the machines who are smarter – we have to teach our kids something unique.” Indeed, an increasing concern for employers and employees alike is the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of apps and automation […]
An essential software upgrade falls apart because your team fails to work together. Conflict arises and the blame game gets underway. You’ve given your your technical workers world-class coding training, so why aren’t they be better communicators and collaborators? In today’s economy, superior technical skills are not enough to ensure your organization’s success. The critical […]
In 2013, Google decided to test its hiring hypothesis by crunching every bit and byte of hiring, firing, and promotion data accumulated since the company’s incorporation in 1998. Project Oxygen’s results shocked everyone by concluding that, among the eight most important qualities of Google’s top employees, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) expertise came in […]