Webinars

Webinars

SEP 9 2015

A Journey to Abandon Performance Reviews

Tuesday, September 9, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Breaking old habits isn’t easy. But when a system isn’t working, it’s time for a change. Alere’s approach to improving performance meant transformational change across the company. Listen to Maureen Whatley, the company’s global head of talent management, as […]

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AUG 26 2015

Offboarding: Why It’s More Important than Onboarding

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Join us as we discuss the importance of offboarding and why you should ensure employees leaving your business depart on good terms. We’ll share best practices around offboarding related to compliance, security, and maintaining your brand image. Register Now

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AUG 25 2015

Product Spotlight: Talent Administration – HRMS

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT This must-see webinar shows you how SilkRoad HRMS/HRIS provides a system of record and eliminates tedious data uploads, downloads and employee and organizational updates. SilkRoad functionality and simplicity can give back hours – even days – of administration so you […]

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AUG 20 2015

Recruiting Strategies To Build Your Corporate Brand

Thursday, August 20, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Talent acquisition professionals are a company’s most direct link to potential employees, and we have the capability to leverage and support corporate branding to attract and recruit top hires across a variety of channels. It’s up to us to […]

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AUG 19 2015

Services: Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know about SilkRoad Learning (GreenLight)

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Are you using all the features that SilkRoad Onboarding (RedCarpet) offers you? Join us as we help you discover the highly beneficial, potentially profitable, but little known features of SilkRoad Learning that you can leverage today. Register Now

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AUG 18 2015

Product Spotlight: Life Suite

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Join us for a product spotlight webinar to learn how SilkRoad Life Suite Talent Management Solution delivers a RedCarpet experience for human resource teams and your business. Life Suite is an innovative talent management system that’s powered by social, […]

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The Future of Recruiting: Global Talent Acquisition

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT According to recent McKinsey research, only half of executives in global companies think they are effective at tailoring recruitment for different geographies. In this webinar, sponsored by SilkRoad and hosted by workplace and human resources expert Alexandra Levit, we’ll […]

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Reduce Turnover, Increase Productivity and Maximize the Success of Your New Employees

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 – 3:00 pm ET / 2:00 pm CT / 12:00 pm PT New employees offer promise and potential for their employers.  In order to be successful, they must acclimate quickly to their new organization’s culture, structure, policies, procedures, and job expectations. If this does not occur, the promise of a new […]

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Product Spotlight: Power Up Talent Management with HRMS

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Stop the nightmare of employee data spreadsheets. Discover how employee self-service let’s you ditch those sheets and get your time back! Let’s face it, it’s a chore to do employee data updates using spreadsheets. Add it up: You’re probably […]

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Product Spotlight: Life Suite

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 – 2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Join us for a product spotlight webinar to learn how SilkRoad Life Suite Talent Management Solution delivers a RedCarpet experience for human resource teams and your business. Life Suite is an innovative talent management system that’s powered by social, […]

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Building a Business Case for Pay-for-Performance

On-Demand By definition, incentive compensation payouts are based on the achievement of a predetermined set of objectives.  Pay-for-Performance is also an excellent tool to attract and retain the best talent, align employee’s actions with the interest of the company, and give employees a stake in the company’s success. Access this recorded webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/Pay-for-Performance-Request

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Customer Spotlight Webinar: Life Care Services Performance Management

On Demand Join us for a customer spotlight webinar that will show you the true value of an automated performance investment. Cynthia Thorland of Life Care Services will take attendees on a tour of their organization’s adventure through the adoption of SilkRoad Performance. She will share challenges they faced and will give a firsthand look […]

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Aligning Your HRMS to the Company’s Talent Strategy

On-Demand Employee data management might not be the most exciting aspect of human resources, but it’s a very necessary one. It also has a big impact on the bottom-line. Organizations are leaving money on the table when it comes to effectively managing their employee data. Join us to find out what human resources leaders say […]

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Top Sources of Hire: A Look At The Definitive Report on Talent Acquisition Strategies

2:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm CT / 11:00 am PT Join SilkRoad’s Amber Hyatt, Director of Product Marketing, as she reviews SilkRoad’s 2015 Top Sources of Hire Report. In this hour-long webinar, Amber will discuss topics related to talent acquisition strategies, the best sources for interviews and hires, and other recruiting trends.  Join us […]

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Customer Spotlight: Aleut Management Services Shares Onboarding Best Practices

Recorded Webinar What better way to understand the true value in any automated talent management investment than to hear of the positive impact it is having on companies just like yours? Damian J. Guerin of Aleut Management Services takes attendees on a tour of their organization’s adventure through the adoption of SilkRoad Onboarding. He will […]

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The Future of Work and HR to 2030 | Do You Know What’s Coming? Are You Ready?

This compelling one-hour webinar will include information on how the workplace, organizations, and employees are going to change in the next 10-20 years as well as the implications for HR professionals. Participants will master general trends associated with what work will be done, how, and by whom in the years to come. They will explore key questions so that they are adequately prepared to move in the right direction, and will create a personal action plan for future workplace competitiveness.

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2015 State of Talent Management: Top Trends that Power Talent Management for Business Performance

Based on surveys of nearly 1,000 professionals, the 2015 State of Talent Management Survey, Powering Up Talent Management for Business Performance: A Close Look at Progress and Trends, provides a comprehensive, one-stop place to understand what’s driving change and what to do about it.

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Cultural Fit Factor: Recruiting for Fit in the Context of Company Culture | Lizz Pellet

HRCI Approved 1 credit Merriam-Webster’s 2014 Word of the Year is “culture” – and for good reason! Hiring for cultural fit is vital not only for your recruiting budget, but inevitably for the future success of your organization. When you’re in it and it feels right, you fit, and when it’s uncomfortable, you don’t. It […]

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Building a Workforce of Engaged Employees – Customer Webinar

How can you find a better way to engage your employees? In this webinar, Healthcare Recruiters Shannon Shawn and Karen Kaecher with McLeod Health present recruiting and onboarding challenges inherent to the healthcare industry, and how these processes were streamlined through the configurability and strength of SilkRoad’s Recruiting and Onboarding. View webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-building-workforce-engaged-employees

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Building a Talent Acquisition Business Case

Is there an effective way to understand business ROI? Building a talent acquisition business case can seem like a daunting task. In this webinar Shelly Mix, Senior Solution Consultant for SilkRoad, and a former Recruiting Manager, shares her experience building a successful business case from start to finish. We discuss how to identify current challenges, […]

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“Dude, What’s My Job?” – Developing and Training Millennials in Today’s Global Workforce

What better way to understand Millennials in today’s marketplace? Brad Karsh, President of JB Training Solutions, presents his findings on Millennials and how to manage Millennials in today’s marketplace. He provides information on how Millennials perceive the marketplace and what you can do to succeed in the management process. View webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-dude-what_s-my-job

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Build a Business Case for an HRMS/HRIS Solution

Join us as Mike Brooks, IT Manager of Seepex, shares his company story on their journey to company automation and how they built a business case. View Webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-build-a-case-HRMS

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3 Key Strategies to Engage and Retain New Hires in 2015

Only 44% of employees believe their employer does a good job bringing new employees into the organization. Onboarding is the process of transforming a new hire into a fully functioning, integrated member of the team. Proper onboarding provides not only the ‘rules of the road,’ but also clear expectations in terms of behavior and interaction […]

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Are Your Workplace Perks Working for You?

As companies wade deeper into a shrinking talent pool, they are deploying creative, cost-effective perks to buoy their ability to attract, retain and engage employees. This webinar will explore the effectiveness of workplace perks in achieving talent goals and the wide array of programs being offered today. Participants will learn: How to implement perks that […]

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30 Days to Becoming a Better HR Pro

In this presentation, HR professionals will learn about the ‘30 Days to Becoming a Better HR Pro’ project – a sample plan for personal and professional development with real, actionable steps you can take back to your workplace. Some of the steps you might be at least partly familiar with and some will be completely […]

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Metrics that Matter in Onboarding Excellence

New Hire Onboarding sits at a critical junction in human capital management. As the process through which candidates become employees, it presents a unique opportunity for talent leaders to harness the momentum built up in the hiring process and jettison new hires into a successful career within the organization. And yet, onboarding remains largely an […]

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Culture – Strategy – Talent: It’s the Organizational Game of Rock – Paper – Scissors

HRCI Credits Approved There’s an organizational equivalent to Rock – Paper – Scissors called “Culture – Strategy – Talent”, in that there isn’t one “right” answer or simple shortcut to increased organizational performance and success. A great culture without a winning strategy and talented people to execute on that strategy will simply be a “fun” […]

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Onboarding: Engaging New Hires Early and Often

Organizations typically pay lots of attention to successfully recruiting new hires. But they don’t always follow through with the critical processes by which these new hires learn the skills and behaviors needed to function effectively at their jobs. The bottom line, however, is that the faster new hires feel welcome and prepared for their work, […]

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Keys to Productivity, Retention, and Engagement

Your recruiting and onboarding process is a key factor—maybe the key factor—in retention, engagement, and productivity. Unfortunately, these important tasks are sometimes treated too casually, and that can have disastrous results for productivity, to say nothing of the expensive lawsuits bad hires bring. Get the right people in the door, and they’ll be productive, they’ll […]

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Five Simple Steps to an Effective Sourcing Strategy

Join our experts as we take you beyond recruiting metrics and reactive hiring into the realm of strategic sourcing and setting the stage for a transition to “Talent Experts as Miracle Workers.” This webinar will guide you down the path of making the transition from a tactical organization focused on time to fill, providing you […]

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Employee Engagement for Dummies | Bob Kelleher, Author

Presented by: Bob Kelleher, Author of Employee Engagement for Dummies You’ve heard of employee engagement, but how do you take it from an idea to an actionable plan? SilkRoad is pleased to partner with Bob Kelleher for the virtual book launch of his latest work, Employee Engagement for Dummies! From the author of Louder Than Words and Creativeship comes this […]

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The Future of Work and HR to 2030 – Do You Know What’s Coming and Are You Ready?

The future is coming up fast. Already, technology is changing so quickly that we can easily imagine future work lives that barely resemble the ones we lead today. Yet we must create and sustain leadership roles in an increasingly complex world. If we want to create thriving, sustainable careers that will easily withstand the turbulence […]

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Aligning HR and Business Strategy: Creating Value and Competitive Advantage

This must-see webinar offers a look into the strategic practices of over 300 HR professionals as told by their responses to SilkRoad’s recent Strategic HR Survey. Watch to learn: Do your HR strategies align with company goals?  How do you measure the effectiveness of human resources on the organization’s bottom-line? Are you meeting with top-level […]

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Building an Onboarding Business Case

How do you build a convincing case to bring in onboarding automation?  In this webinar, Kasey Konkright, the Director of Recruiting at Milestone Technologies discussed his experience creating a successful onboarding business case and the implementation of a proper onboarding process using SilkRoad’s RedCarpet onboarding and life events solution. View Webinar

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5 Ways Your Onboarding Process Can Improve Employee Engagement

Employee engagement starts long before an employee ever thinks about applying to your organization. That’s why today’s employers are taking a more holistic approach when it comes to workplace engagement. Same holds true for onboarding. There’s an opportunity to build an onboarding process that does more than provide the typical orientation experience. Join us for […]

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How Wood Group Mustang Made a Winning Investment in SilkRoad Services

What better way to understand the true value in any automated talent management investment than to hear of the positive impact it is having on companies just like yours? Tina Kutach of Wood Group Mustang takes attendees on a tour of her company’s adventure through the adoption of SilkRoad’s automated talent acquisition software. She’ll share […]

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Success For Hire: Proven Strategies to Find and Keep Outstanding Employees

Talent retention can be one of the key components of business success. With a plan that not only focuses on training and orientation but on long-term employee engagement and incentives, you can set your employees up for long-term success. to growth plans for long-term employee retention, this webinar will address how to create a successful […]

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Talent Management Technology Benchmark Report | Research Findings

Talent management technology promises to address crucial corporate challenges: breaking down departmental silos, boosting operational performance, and saving substantial amounts of time and money. You’ll learn the benchmarks that can help you make the case to management.

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Measuring HR Effectiveness with Metrics Approach

How can you use metrics more effectively? Learn how Human Resources demonstrates to the C-Suite the true value of their efforts. Sharlyn Lauby, SPHR, the HR Bartender, contemporary writer, speaker and leading HR influencer brings her 20 years of HR experience to the answer: metrics.  View Webinar

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Customer Spotlight: Lord Fairfax Community College Takes Onboarding Higher

What better way to understand the true value in any automated talent management investment than to hear of the positive impact it is having on companies just like yours? Karen Foreman and JoAnn Ellwood of Lord Fairfax Community College take attendees on a tour of their college’s adventure through the adoption of SilkRoad’s automated talent […]

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From Orientation to On-Boarding: Transforming the New Hire Process

A recent survey by Right Management indicates that 84 percent of employees plan to look for new jobs this year. Even if only a fraction of that turnover occurs, it means big changes for organizations and a real need to engage their workforce. Companies need to actively involve their employees from the start to maintain […]

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Bringing the Excitement Back to Your Learning Programs

Employee engagement is always a challenge. In retail, it is even more challenging than most industries because of factors like: time restraints, lack of computers, limited computer skills, remote store locations, and lack of classroom training capability. The Learning and Development (L&D) team at Levin decided they needed to not only re-think their training program […]

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Performance Management: 5 Reasons Technology Benefits the Bottom-Line

We’ve all heard the collective sigh about the challenges of performance management. But deep down inside, we know performance management isn’t leaving the workplace anytime soon. That doesn’t mean we can’t create a performance management process that is effective, efficient, and brings bottom-line results.   This webcast will focus on using automated technology in your […]

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Leading Change Management RedCarpet Style!

Whether you are about to enter the complex world of a Merger & Acquisition, or communicating change within your organization, this webinar will be critical to your success. You will walk away with a firm understanding of SilkRoad Onboarding’s capabilities in supporting any organizational change, as well as key takeaways to consider when planning organizational […]

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Customer Spotlight: McLeod Health Takes Onboarding to the Next Level

What better way to understand the true value in any automated talent management investment than to hear of the positive impact it is having on companies just like yours? Heather Grier, Director of Talent Management of McLeod Healthcare, takes attendees on a tour of her company’s adventure through the adoption of SilkRoad’s automated talent acquisition […]

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Unleashing the Magnetism of Culture and Engagement

To become the best in the business, it is essential to employ the best people. But how do employers build a staff that is ready and able to take an organization to its next level? Inspired by the best-selling book, this inspiring keynote focuses on how to attract talented employees to the workplace, empower them, […]

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Secrets to Harnessing Powerful Employee Performance

Gone are the days of top down leadership – the pace of change makes this model obsolete. Today leaders at every level are needed to drive innovation and profitability which create subtle, but significant shifts in how we view employee performance.   Join the conversation to learn vital, timely concepts to empower individual leadership that […]

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Customer Spotlight Series: Why Rollins Caught The Automation Bug

What better way to understand the true value in any automated talent management investment than to hear of the positive impact it is having on companies just like yours? Ruby Swann of Rollins, Inc. takes attendees on a tour of her company’s adventure through the adoption of SilkRoad’s automated talent acquisition software. She’ll share challenges […]

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Grateful Leadership: Using the Power of Acknowledgment to Engage All Your People and Achieve Superior Results

Effective leaders must find ways to enhance people’s level of engagement, commitment, and support, especially in the difficult periods all organizations experience at one time or another. Engaged employees work with passion and feel connected and loyal to their organization. This yields higher productivity, sales, and results. Non-engagement in the workplace results in poor performance, […]

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Leveraging Performance Management to Drive Behavioral Change

SilkRoad customer Cheryl Ramirez, Director of Organizational Development and Learning at OGE Energy Corp opens up about implementing positive changes to OGE’s cultural philosophy throthrough the use of SilkRoad’s WingSpan™ performance management solution. Watch today to learn how to leverage the tool to integrate your company’s philosophy with practical application. Watch Webinar

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Building an Effective Business Case for Automated Talent Management

Join Kasey Konkright, SilkRoad’s HR as a Business Leader, for a webinar dedicated to your success as true business partners. Learn critical skills to calculating your HR Return on Investment for your organization, building a business case for investment, and walking away with a firm understanding of the “lingo” of the business, critical to success […]

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Talent Magnetism: How to Create a Workplace That Attracts and Keep the Best

Talent Expert and bestselling author, Roberta Matuson explains how to navigate the changing talent pool and the challenges of attracting top talent that will stick around. The impact of extraordinary workers—ambitious, driven employees who can be counted on under a tight deadline, are always seeking to improve, and consistently deliver results—is undisputed, and having such […]

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Attract, Engage, Hire: Leveraging the Power of Social Media

In this insightful webinar, Thomas Boyle discusses the importance of making social media a strategic part of your talent acquisition efforts and how to leverage social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter for Recruiting, Talent Acquisition. Areas covered include:-How to build and use your social profile to attract the “”right”” type of candidate-The […]

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Talent Acquisition University | Best Practices in Higher Education

Join Joey Croslin and Jessica Hoile of Oklahoma City University describe their journey through automation. They highlight the challenges specific to higher education and how they are tackling those challenges head on at OCU. They also provide some excellent best practices for other HR teams at higher education institutions who are interested in simplifying their talent acquisition through automation!

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Strategies to Improve Employee Retention | Part 2: Succession Planning

To accommodate career development and retention in today’s diverse work environment, it’s more important than ever to ensure you have key strategies in place that support the alignment of individual employee goals and development.  In part one of this webinar, we discussed engaging employees through goal and development plans. In part two, we will further […]

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Strategies to Improve Employee Retention | Part 1: Engaging Employees

To accommodate career development and retention in today’s diverse work environment, it’s more important than ever to ensure you have key strategies in place that support the alignment of individual employee goals and development. Join us for part one of this two-part webinar series and learn key steps to improving employee engagement through goal and […]

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Finding the ‘Why’ Behind Talent Management Technology

A company’s most valuable asset is the people who walk through its doors each day to manage, lead, coordinate and execute. Providing these employees with a first-class experience from pre-hire to retire is the most crucial element to sustaining a successful business and attracting talent that will develop into future leadership, and utilizing cutting-edge technology […]

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Don’t Fear the Future: 5 Keys to Raise Your HR and Game

While most of us with busy and chaotic jobs in HR are busily trying to get 2013 closed up — there were some remarkable developments in the consumer, business, and economic arenas that you might have missed. Amazon introduced us to the concept of package delivery via a fleet of drones. Google wants to put […]

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The Top 7 HR Trends That Are Here to Stay

Every year, when we see the emergence of new business trends and lingo we ask ourselves: “Should I be paying attention to that one?” “Is this a fad or a real change in the way we do business?” In today’s fast-paced work environment, HR professionals cannot afford to be late adopters of emerging trends that […]

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What Keeps HR Up at Night?

It’s 3:00 a.m. but you’re wide awake. You’re thinking about the work on your plate the next day and obsessing over the HR challenges that your company faces. We’ve all been there. With so much to do and so little time, stressing over day-to-day tasks and challenges as an HR professional is easy to do. […]

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Lessons Learned: How to Prepare for your LMS

In this insightful webinar, Jennifer Harris discusses her experience in purchasing and implementing an LMS. Areas covered include: Training assessments, Reporting assessments, IT involvement, Other considerations including branding, determining roles and processes, support, etc. View webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-lessons-learned

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Hiring Compliance and Employment Law: An Inside Look

Bob Yonowitz enlightened attendees on compliance and employment law as it relates to the hiring process. Tom Boyle also gave attendees an inside look at how technology can improve HR processes and provided a series of best practices to help mitigate the risks associated with these laws. View webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-employment-law

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The Many Faces of ROI: Analyzing Trainings True Value

No organization can escape the damage and the rubble as the global economic and business landscape continues to evolve. In this environment, ROI as a metric is more important than ever. It is a powerful tool to demonstrate the accountability of learning solutions. But even powerful tools have their faults. ROI calculations can seriously misrepresent […]

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Best Practices for HR in Higher Education | Panel of Experts

Join HR leaders from Polk State College, Tallahassee Community College and Azusa Pacific University as they discuss recruiting, onboarding and other HR challenges for higher education.

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Goal-Setting to Maximize Performance: How to Get Your Employees to Work SMART!

Are you successfully setting, tracking, and meeting performance goals for your employees?   Goal setting success depends on a number of factors, from qualifying the objectives of an employee goal to communicating with the employee about their achieving the desired result and measuring their performance as part of a comprehensive strategy for aligning the goals […]

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Are You Managing Today’s Workforces with Yesterday’s Technology?: Building a Business Case for Upgrading Your HR Technology

Is your company still managing critical employee data in spreadsheets, limited payroll tools, or outdated systems? How long does it take you to create a complete list of all of your employees, direct reports, or recent compliance training for an audit? If an employee needs to update vital information, or change a last name or […]

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Best Practices for Onboarding Success

Join us as Dawn Kohler, CEO of The Inside Coach and Thomas Boyle, Director of Product Marketing at SilkRoad discuss easy-to-implement onboarding best practices that have been proven to increase employee productivity and retention. View webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-best-practices-onboarding

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Gauging Compliance Across Learning & Development

Join Silk Road’s Debra Jenson, Director of Product Marketing and Chris Lennon, Director of Product Management, as they discuss compliance training and what are the requirements you must be aware of. View webinar: http://hr1.silkroad.com/webarch-gauging-compliance

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How to Adopt Talent Management Solutions Across Your Organization

In this webinar Raleigh Miller and Heidi Richards discuss SIRVA’s experience in adopting Recruiting, Talent Acquisition, onboarding and performance technology across the SIRVA organization, which is the world’s largest provider of moving and relocation services.In this customer webinar you will take away an understanding of SIRVA’s needs as a global organization, including usability and easy-of-use […]

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