HR Break Room is a podcast from your friends working in human resources, dedicated to bringing you interesting break room conversations with experts on the latest buzz surrounding HR and HR tech, one cup of coffee at a time. Hosted by Caleb Masters, HR Break Room brings together industry experts to discuss brewing trends and robust solutions to today’s workplace challenges.
The Future Is Now: Examining Generational Change and Engagement With Seth Mattison
Guest: Seth Mattison, Future of Work Keynote Speaker
2020 reshaped norms across society, including unprecedented dynamics in the workplace. Two years later, the dust has settled and a new question has emerged: What is the future of work?
Business strategist Seth Mattison has spent his career researching how the world of work is changing. According to him, we’re building the workplace of the future right now.
“We are the architects of what the future of work is going to look like, and I think it’s really important for all of us to take ownership,” Mattison said.
In this episode of HR Break Room®, Mattison discusses:
how workforces can become future-ready generational dynamics and their impact moving forward the importance of employee engagement To learn more about the future of work, watch our on-demand webinar, Employee Engagement: Strategies for Success With Seth Mattison.
Behind the Curtain: A Look Into Paycom Marketing With Adam Ballard and Casey Twenter
Adam Ballard, VP of Marketing
Casey Twenter, Senior Creative Director
From TikTok to TV, Paycom has partnered with influencer Corporate Natalie to reach audiences nationwide with its message on the power of employee-driven payroll through Beti®. But how did these efforts come to fruition?
Paycom’s vice president of marketing Adam Ballard and Casey Twenter, senior creative director, join host Morgan Beard for a discussion on what it takes to make these campaigns happen.
“One of the things I really enjoy most about working on a brand like Paycom is we’re really limited only by our own imagination of where we could go,” Ballard said.
In this episode of HR Break Room®, Ballard and Twenter discuss:
nuances of the creative process the importance of resonating with the right audience concepts on marketing innovative technology how employees do their own payroll with Paycom
Be Curious: Leveraging the Changing Landscape of Learning and Development With Sharlyn Lauby
Guest: Sharlyn Lauby, consultant and HR Bartender founder
The future of work is changing, but what does that mean for current and future employees?
In this episode of HR Break Room®, training consultant and HR Bartender founder Sharlyn Lauby discusses the role of learning and development programs and how they’re adapting to the ever-changing work landscape. Lauby offers her take on how these programs must be flexible to all employees, regardless of generation or skill level.
To learn more about the evolution of learning and development, watch our on-demand webinar, From Training to Thriving: Sharlyn Lauby’s Keys to a Skilled Workforce.
Uncharted Territory: How Recruiters and Candidates Interact in the Evolving World of Talent Acquisition
Tiffany McGowen, VP of Talent Acquisition
Jennifer Mathew, Manager of Talent Acquisition
Paycom’s Tiffany McGowen and Jennifer Mathew join host Morgan Beard to discuss talent acquisition in an ever-changing marketplace.
“The first thing is acknowledging that we know it’s a different market,” said Mathew, Paycom’s manager of talent acquisition. “What we did yesterday might not work today, and what we do today might not work tomorrow.”
McGowen, Paycom’s vice president of talent acquisition, shared similar sentiments regarding the future of hiring. “Just seek first to understand, and then build your strategy to react and react quickly, but don't overreact,” she said.
With so much unknown, it’s essential to be proactive with talent acquisition management, but finding a starting point can be challenging.
In this episode of HR Break Room®, McGowen and Mathew discuss:
the current state of recruiting and candidate markets what candidates want from prospective positions recruiting efficiently in a hot labor market For more on how recruiters can attract and retain top talent, check out our blog post, Securing Top Talent With Unconventional Benefits.
When Work and Life Connect: Rethinking Purpose, Engagement and Happiness
Jenn Lim, CEO of Delivering Happiness
Happiness at home carries over into our professional lives, but what happens at work may affect us more than we realize.
CEO and bestselling author Jenn Lim says, “If you have a sense of purpose or you're actually working on the path of a purpose, that actually can increase your odds of being sustainably happy over time.”
In this episode of HR Break Room®, Lim discusses discovering one's personal purpose and how that ties into the workplace. She breaks down the techniques for getting started on discovering that purpose and how organizations can help their workforce in this effort.
To learn more about how employee purpose impacts workplace culture, visit our on-demand webinar, Real Talk on Employee Purpose and Values With Jenn Lim.
The Workplace Tech Challenge: Pro-Level Productivity With a Consumer-Grade Experience
Steve Boese, H3 HR co-founder and At Work in America podcast co-host
Tiffany McGowen, Paycom’s vice president of talent acquisition
Tiffany Gamblin, Paycom’s director of HR business services
In today’s world of work, employees are engaging with workplace technology that is evolving faster than ever before. As such, organizations are figuring out how to best align their workforce with that technology while making it an enjoyable and engaging experience.
In this episode of HR Break Room, guest host and H3 HR co-founder Steve Boese sits down with Paycom’s vice president of talent acquisition, Tiffany McGowen, and Tiffany Gamblin, Paycom’s director of HR business services, to consider:
the role of workplace tech and how HR and talent acquisition can bridge the gap between tech and the organization at large strategies for providing employees with a better workplace tech experience how to give employees the technology they need to effectively do their jobs
Caleb and his incredibly knowledgeable guests shine the brightest of lights on the HR industry and the hardworking people in it! Informative, encouraging, and engaging are just a few of the words I'd use to describe the time you'll spend with them. Thanks so much for putting out such a superb show Caleb - keep up the great work!
Enjoyed the talk today with Sam Norman/Ernst & Young research.
Caleb is killing it! He’s like a young Paul Harvey!