Remote Working

Is remote work lazy? It can be. Here are four ways to be productive and les...
finance.yahoo.com - 5d
When it comes to working from home, there is one thing that managers and their reports just can’t see eye-to-eye on: Just how productive they really are. It’s why CEOs like Elon Musk, Disney’s Bob Iger and Starbucks’ Howard Schultz are mandating workers' return to the office. Just as there were...
How is working from home impacting employee visibility?
thehrdirector.com - 4d
For some employees visibility comes naturally, they know everyone, people come to them for advice, and they are often chosen to lead projects. Others may choose to be less overt and keep themselves more in the background and don’t seek the spotlight. Whether this is because of personality or...
4 Ways Remote Work Complicates Layoffs
forbes.com - 4d
The shift to remote work has created numerous challenges for companies, and layoffs are no exception. Having helped 21 companies transition to hybrid and remote work, I can attest that planning for the whole workers lifecycle, from onboarding to offboarding, is critical as part of an effective...
Your Complete Guide to Remote Work Taxes
virtualvocations.com - 3d
Taxes are complicated enough as it is, but add in the concept of remote work, and it’s enough to drive you mad. Especially if you’ve never worked from home before. So before the tax man comes for his cut this April, learning where and how to pay remote work taxes is in your best interest. Use this...

Future of HR

HR Outlook for 2023: Trends shaping the future of work
hrsea.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 5d
In the second episode of 'The new rules of HR transformation in 2023', we invited Kelly Chua, Global Head of HR at ASMPT, and Anirban Dass, Vice President at Alight Solutions- APAC to share their understanding on how HR professionals can best use technology to re-engineer operating models in a...
The Evolution and Future of HR Leaders and Leadership Roles
sbwire.com - 3d
HR leadership roles are evolving at a challenging pace. Recent years have seen expansion and contraction in various elements of being an HR leader. Upheaval and volatility have affected companies across the board and it has been those in HR leadership roles who have often been there to pick up the...
Working to Innovate the Future of Work
nlmdirector.nlm.nih.gov - 5d
NIH leadership recently gathered for its annual planning and evaluation retreat, and for the first time since late 2019, we all sat together in one large room. I cannot capture in words how inspiring and energizing it was to be together—but let me tell you, it really was! Through masks and with...
Can AI deliver the future of wellness at work?
finextra.com - 3d
Could robots replace the human race? Could machines stage a mass revolt and take over the planet? Thankfully, both scenarios seem far-fetched, but with advances in machine learning and the advent of ChatGPT transforming and simplifying the tasks performed by people, artificial intelligence (AI)...

VR for Training

Using AR and VR to Train Workers in Manufacturing
designnews.com - 2w
In a world where skilled manufacturing workers are scarce, technology has stepped up to help solve the problem. If you can’t find trained workers, how about training them on the job? AR and VR tools are designed to do just that. Kelly Malone, chief business officer for MR, AR, and XR at Taqtile,...
Contrasting Top 5 Deep Learning Algorithms For Augmented Reality (AR), Virt...
ictnllc.medium.com - 3d
Excellent performance: CNNs have shown excellent performance in a wide range of image and video analysis tasks, outperforming traditional computer vision methods. Robustness: CNNs are designed to handle variations in the appearance of objects, which makes them robust to changes in lighting, scale,...
Adaptive Learning in ELT
adaptivelearninginelt.wordpress.com - 4d
There has recently been a spate of articles and blog posts about design thinking and English language teaching. You could try ‘Design Thinking in Digital Language Learning’, by Speex, provider of ‘online coaching and assessment solutions’, ‘Design Thinking Activities in the ESL Classroom’, brought...
VR Workforce Training Leader Gemba Secures $18m to Become the Go-To Learnin...
morningstar.com - 2w
LONDON, Jan. 25, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- , the virtual reality workforce learning platform, announced today it has raised an $18 million Series A funding round at a $60 million valuation led by New York investor . The investment will be used to accelerate the company’s growth in EMEA and to fund...

Employee Wellbeing

How To Save Money On Business Travel And Ensure Employee Wellbeing
minutehack.com - 1w
Many SMEs are looking at how they can reduce costs to drive efficiencies and enhance their operations. As flexibility and home working increase, rethinking how employees travel for work and commute on their in-office days can provide some quick wins. Re-evaluating the travel policy – and in some...
Work–life conflict and job performance: The mediating role of employee we...
sciencedirect.com - 3d
We contend that work–life conflict jeopardizes job performance because it harms wellbeing. Work–life conflict, which occurs when work demands generate pressure interfering with one's personal life (Fisher et al., 2009), often undermines employee wellbeing. First, COR theory (Hobfoll, 1989)...
Employee Wellbeing Contributing To Healthy Organization
cxotoday.com - 2w
Employee well-being is a term used to describe an employee’s physical and emotional health at their workplace. It encompasses factors such as work-life balance, job security, job satisfaction, and the ability to perform the job successfully. Prioritizing employee-wellbeing, organizations need to...
Improve Work-Life Balance And Boost Employee Wellbeing
minutehack.com - 1w
Improvement of work-life balance and well-being is a constant goal for many individuals and organizations alike. Here are some new and future ideas that could help improve the balance: Flexible work hours: Allowing employees to set their own schedules, within reason, can help them manage their...

AI in the Workplace

Artificial intelligence (AI) vs machine learning (ML)
azure.microsoft.com - 2d
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are very closely related and connected. Because of this relationship, when you look into AI vs machine learning, you’re really looking into their interconnection. Artificial intelligence is the capability of a computer system to mimic human cognitive...
The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Learning Experience Design
lodestarlearn.wordpress.com - 5d
I recently asked ChatGPT to list the five most influential instructional designers. ChatGPT, of course, is an artificial intelligence chatbot that has grabbed the attention of the world. Locally, it was put to the test by University of Minnesota Law School. It answered questions from law school...
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Advancements in MDM
dzone.com - 3d
AI assists in master data management discovery. As the volume and sources of master data increase, it becomes more challenging to identify master data and domain types. In 2020, the amount of duplicated data was 64.2 ZB, and IDC (International Data Corporation) predicts a 23 percent compound...
Does My Business Ready for Artificial Intelligence? A Complete Guide
kualityai.medium.com - 6d
Have you ever wondered about the hype surrounding AI technology? Many people have the misconception that AI is like the evil computer in Holywood movies that tries to take over the world and subjugate humankind. However, the reality is far from this, actually, AI is already integrated into many...