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SmartTalkHR Webinar Series

RiseSmart offers engaging webinars on a variety of timely topics featuring industry thought leaders. Register for upcoming webinars and watch the archived discussions below.

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Digitizing Talent: Creative Strategies for the Digital Recruiting Age with Jessica Miller-Merrell

Digitizing Talent: Creative Strategies for the Digital Recruiting Age

Digital recruitment may be the key to an effective overall recruiting strategy -- but where should you begin?

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5 Performance Management Practices of High-Performing Firms with Ben Eubanks

5 Performance Management Practices of High-Performing Firms

Discover how to adapt your performance management to improve business outcomes, using case studies and data from Lighthouse Research. 

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Five Insights to Improve Your Hiring, Retention, and Employer Brand with Kimberly Schneiderman and Karen Scates

Five Insights to Improve Your Hiring, Retention, and Employer Brand

Join us as we reveal the insights gained through two recent job seeker studies focused on how and why people choose to join an organization — or not.

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Retaining Talent: Developing Your International Professionals with Vincent Varallo

Retaining Talent: Developing Your International Professionals

Vincent Varallo, managing partner at Lead in English and author, offers solutions that prepare global companies to make a paradigm shift for managing the multinational workforce.

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Navigating Generations in the Workplace

Navigating Generations in the Workplace

This #SmartTalkHR webinar will help you understand the background of current generations in the workplace and give you tips for interacting with coworkers of all ages.

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How to Improve the Employee Experience and Create Healthier Work Environments with Katie Smith

How to Improve the Employee Experience and Create Healthier Work Environments

Discover tools to help your employees manage themselves better in toxic situations and keep your team members feeling empowered and positively engaged. 

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From Gut Feeling to Good Planning: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing with Daniel Pink

From Gut Feeling to Good Planning: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

Let Daniel reveal the scientific secrets of perfect timing to propel you into a richer, more satisfying, and more successful lifestyle.

 

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Employer Branding: Your Most Powerful Tool to Attract and Retain Talent with Kareen Emery at The Foundry by Monster

Employer Branding: Your Most Powerful Tool to Attract and Retain Talent

In the war for talent, employer brand is an organization’s most powerful recruiting tool. Find out what you need to know to get the competitive edge and improve your employer brand.

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Avoiding Litigation After a Reduction in Force with Benjamin Briggs and Nicole Bogard

Avoiding Litigation After a Reduction in Force

In this webinar, Benjamin Briggs and Nicole Bogard will guide you through best practices and legal considerations for developing severance plans and valid release agreements.

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Building Resiliency with Surviving Employees After a Layoff with Lindsay Witcher

Building Resiliency with Surviving Employees After a Layoff

Learn how to take care of the survivors and build resiliency within the organization for future business success and employee engagement.

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Putting Machine Learning to Work for HR with Summer Husband

Putting Machine Learning to Work for HR

Whether you’re a strategic decision maker or work on the front lines of recruiting, this is a great chance to get a clear view into an area of innovation that will change the way we recruit and manage talent in the future.

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Take the Chaos Out of Change Jana Anders

Take the Chaos Out of Change

Learn how to systematically address change and help your employees successfully navigate through it.

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Webinar How to Help Employees in Crisis Learn to PIVOT  with Jenny Blake

How to Help Employees in Crisis Learn to PIVOT

Jenny Blake, author of PIVOT, talks about how to effectively coach employees through career crisis.

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Reductions in Force: Minimizing Employer Liability Stephan Fox Jonathan Clark

Reductions in Force: Minimizing Employer Liability

A walkthrough of the "minefield" that Reductions in Force (RIF’s) can present for HR professionals.

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Do Your Severance Packages Measure Up?

Do Your Severance Packages Measure Up? Benchmark your offerings against recent findings

Before you create your next severance policy, learn what other companies are doing to stay competitive.

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Protecting Your Company’s Brand: How HR Can Take the Lead Dorie Clark

Protecting Your Company’s Brand: How HR Can Take the Lead

Insights on how to increase your authority and influence inside your organization to predict and prevent crises

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How to Stand Out in HR and Build a Powerful Personal Brand with Dorie Clark

How to Stand Out in HR and Build a Powerful Personal Brand

Learn how to cultivate a powerful professional reputation to dramatically accelerate your professional success.

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Revelations of the Job Seeker Study Kimberly Schneiderman

Revelations of the Job Seeker Study

Learn what job seekers in transition “do” during their job search and what they expect from the companies they interact with.

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How to Risk-Optimize Your Human Capital Strategy with John Boudreau

How to Risk-Optimize Your Human Capital Strategy

Find out which top factors of change affect HR today, and the tools needed to combat unpredictability in the workforce.

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How to Drive Organizational Growth through Teamwork and Purpose

How to Drive Organizational Growth through Teamwork and Purpose

What’s the key to productivity, retention, employee engagement, and employer brand protection? Find out here.

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Successful Outplacement: An Investment in Your Brand and Your Future

Successful Outplacement: An Investment in Your Brand and Your Future

Join this webinar featuring Howard Adamsky, a Senior Research Analyst in Human Capital Management for Aberdeen Group. Learn why outplacement impacts your future hiring and your brand.

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The RiseSmart Recruiter Study: Benchmark Your Recruiting Processes with Kimberly Schneiderman

The RiseSmart Recruiter Study: Benchmark Your Recruiting Processes

Nearly 300 recruiters were surveyed to bring you this data-driven session, presented by RiseSmart’s Practice Development Manager Kimberly Schneiderman.

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5 Ways Innovative Tech Companies Attract and Retain Millennials with Lokie Andrews

5 Ways Innovative Tech Companies Attract and Retain Millennials

Discover the startup trends that will help your organization succeed, and learn about the principles that drive high Millennial engagement.

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Turning Knowledge into Action and Getting Things Done: Overcoming the Knowing Doing Gap Jeffrey Pfeffer

Turning Knowledge into Action and Getting Things Done: Overcoming the Knowing Doing Gap

Professor of Organizational Behavior at the Graduate School of Business, Jeffrey Pfeffer, shows us how to turn actionable insight into real action.

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What Kind of Customer Are You? A Guide to Building Relationships in HRTech with John Sumser

What Kind of Customer Are You? A Guide to Building Relationships in HRTech

How you choose your vendors—and how you work with them—can have a dramatic impact on your productivity, efficiency, and ROI.

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Insights on the Job Seeker in Transition: What Every Employer Needs to Know Kimberly Schneiderman

Insights on the Job Seeker in Transition: What Every Employer Needs to Know

Companies of all sizes have spent the last several years coping with the disturbing trend of continued layoffs—a trend that looks as though it will continue unabated into the foreseeable future.

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Sink or Swim: Creating Cross-Cultural Alignment in Mergers and Acquisitions with Valerie Berset-Price

Sink or Swim: Creating Cross-Cultural Alignment in Mergers and Acquisitions

Don’t underestimate the importance of cross-cultural alignment in a merger and acquisition; the minute you do is the minute you lose your best assets: money and talent.

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Your Employees: The Forgotten Audience (and Potential Superheroes) in a Crisis

Your Employees: The Forgotten Audience (and Potential Superheroes) in a Crisis

A strong HR brand can come to the rescue during reorganizations, PR crises, illness/deaths of colleagues and senior leadership and more. Find out how.

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Ecosystems & Analytics: Understanding the Next Generation of Data

Ecosystems & Analytics: Understanding the Next Generation of Data

Gain a better understanding of how to use market-based insights from data outside of HR to improve your internal processes

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7 Ways to Engage, Influence, and Maybe Even Delight Employees Daniel Pink

7 Ways to Engage, Influence, and Maybe Even Delight Employees

Daniel Pink, bestselling author and host of Crowd Control on National Geographic, discusses tactics to inspire greater engagement

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How to Use Career Coaching Tools to Help Employees Uncover and Live Their Passion

How to Use Career Coaching Tools to Help Employees Uncover and Live Their Passion

It’s easy to build your dream team, keep your employees engaged, and improve your own ability to lead and motivate

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Are You Ready to Change the Conversation about Employee Engagement & Retention?

Are You Ready to Change the Conversation about Employee Engagement & Retention?

Talking about employee retention and engagement usually focuses on the benefits to the employer—which may be why so many employees choose to leave.

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Taboo Topics in Employer Brand: Afterthoughts and Implications

Taboo Topics in Employer Brand: Afterthoughts and Implications

Implications of making the taboo an afterthought and proactive steps for improving your employer brand

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The Modernization of Traditional HR Services

The Modernization of Traditional HR Services

HR-related services that will likely have the best impact on your organization and talent management agenda

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Offboarding: Why it's More Important than Onboarding

Offboarding: Why it's More Important than Onboarding

Ensure employees leaving your business depart on good terms, regardless of the situation

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How to Make Important Connections using LinkedIn

How to Make Important Connections using LinkedIn

Master LinkedIn in an hour or less. Use the platform to boost your career through networking.

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How to Learn and Share Best Practices with Others through LinkedIn

How to Learn and Share Best Practices with Others through LinkedIn

Use LinkedIn to find and share HR best practices.

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How to Build Your Professional Brand and Attract Talent with LinkedIn

How to Build Your Professional Brand and Attract Talent with LinkedIn

LinkedIn can be a powerful tool for improving your company’s talent acquisition. This webinar shows you how.

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HR from the Outside In: What’s next for HR with Dave Ulrich

HR from the Outside In: What’s next for HR with Dave Ulrich

Discover how to better assess and improve your HR department by looking at human resources from the outside in

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3 Ways to Build Brand Advocates, Even after a Layoff

3 Ways to Build Brand Advocates, Even after a Layoff

Create a company culture that employees love—from landing to layoff

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How to Manage Your Reputation on Glassdoor (Even After a Layoff)

How to Manage Your Reputation on Glassdoor (Even After a Layoff)

Encourage your employees to share your five-star corporate culture on Glassdoor even during a layoff

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Turn Company Culture into a Competitive Advantage

Turn Company Culture into a Competitive Advantage

Are you an employer of choice? Discover how to promote your employer brand from talent acquisition to layoffs

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How to Engage Your Employees through Purpose with Aaron Hurst

How to Engage Your Employees through Purpose with Aaron Hurst

Build a culture of engagement through purpose and improve retention and employer branding

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What You Need to Know to Retain Talent in the Oil and Gas Industry

What You Need to Know to Retain Talent in the Oil and Gas Industry

How to retain employees, hire in-demand talent, and maintain employee relations after a layoff

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Evaluating, Understanding, and Implementing HR Tech with Jessica Miller-Merrell

Evaluating, Understanding, and Implementing HR Tech with Jessica Miller-Merrell

Evaluate, select, and implement the right tools from the myriad new technologies that appear each day

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Think Like a Leader: Drive Your HR Career with Daniel Pink

Think Like a Leader: Drive Your HR Career with Daniel Pink

Enhance your current work, set a good example, and represent your employer brand in the best light

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Aligning Your HR Technology with Your Business With Jason Averbook

Aligning Your HR Technology with Your Business With Jason Averbook

Technology is an integral part of aligning HR with your overall business goals

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