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Tailoring In The Workplace May Lead To A Better Fit

Tailoring Jobs

A good fit between employer and employee ups the chances that the employee will find his or her job fulfilling and be more productive. This was confirmed by a study sponsored by WorldatWork, “Organizational Culture and Total Rewards: Person-Organization Fit (2010),” which found that employees who share similar values with their organizations tend to be… Read More →

Businesses Tasked With Retaining Key Talent In Months Ahead

In & Out Box, Ready for Recovery - AZ Business Magazine Jan/Feb 2011

Anne C. Ruddy, president of WorldatWork, an Arizona-based professional association of human resources practitioners, has extensive experience leading and managing large organizations at the highest level. A talent innovator, she uses her organization and its staff of 130 as a laboratory to test new practices and transfer new ideas to its membership regarding human capital.… Read More →

Creating More Efficient Workspaces Can Increase Productivity And Reduce Costs

organized desk

Bracing for austere times ahead, office leaders have two obvious places to cut back: payroll and real estate. No one would suggest that cutting staff is an easy or enjoyable thing to do, but it can be an opportunity. Space freed by reductions in payroll can be reorganized to improve workplaces, bolster worker morale and… Read More →