5 things HR can do right now to encourage brand advocacy

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Have you ever wondered what makes people put bumper stickers on their car? What makes somebody care enough about something that they will slap a bumper sticker worth a few bucks on the back of their multi-thousand dollar investment? Sure, some stickers make sense. It’s not surprising that somebody heavily involved in politics would promote […]

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5 Unconventional Ways To Be Strategic in HR

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By definition, strategic HR is managing HR in a way that supports the company’s long-term business goals and outcomes. This means going beyond the administrative duties HR has been known for and focusing on the overall business strategy. But did you know that everything an HR professional does can be strategic? Even those so-called administrative […]

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5 Ways To Use the Time HR Software Saves You

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BambooHR was created in 2008 when our founders observed that HR professionals spend way too much time and effort dealing with cumbersome spreadsheets. The remedy was (is) to help HR professionals get away from spreadsheets—and other time-sucking distractions—so they can focus on performing more meaningful work. Since then, this pursuit (freeing people to do great […]

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How To Turn Fantasy Football Into A Competitive Advantage

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Did you know that $18.7 Billion worth of productivity is lost every year to fantasy football in America? Every year in late August and early September, more than 70 million people get together with friends and family for their fantasy football drafts. And that number—along with those productivity costs—is only increasing. But don’t fret just […]

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How Does BambooHR’s API Work? [NEW VIDEO]

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When adopting software into your business, the word ‘integration’ can mean a lot of things. So today we want to clarify how we share data to and from third-party systems. To best serve our customers who use multiple systems, BambooHR has acquired many technology partners over the years. Some of these partnerships include a pre-built […]

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13 Ways To Stay Positive at Work

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As an HR professional, you’re always in a good mood, spreading positivity wherever you go. Wait—what’s that? You’re not always in a good mood? Sometimes you just wanna squeeze a stress ball until it explodes? Well, don’t worry too much about that. Our bodies are biologically programmed to be that way. Back when mankind was […]

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What we learn about work-life balance from Urban Meyer

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Career success and family success. Can you have both? We might as well ask if you can have your cake and eat it too. Surely, there are limits to this notion, you might be thinking. As the college football season approaches, let’s consider Urban Meyer, one of the most competitive coaches to ever walk the […]

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