General | August 2021

Effective HR tips to improve talent management

Effective HR tips to improve talent management

Human Resource is the backbone of an organization. The team is responsible for acquiring the best talents for the firm and managing them to create a harmonious work environment. Since HR plays such a crucial role in talent management, it’s advisable to devise certain strategies to improve the overall organizational system.

Here are some of the HR hacks that can help an organization in the long run.

1. Holistic Review
360-degree or holistic review is recently gaining massive adoption. It goes beyond the traditional review system to include manager-to-employee, peer-to-peer, employee-to-leadership reviews. This approach helps in three-dimensional analysis such as evaluating skills, teamwork, communication, and leadership. Through this process the team can identify gaps and focus on the employee development and engagement opportunities.

2. Benefits Customization
A significant way of retaining talent is by providing utilitarian benefits. Since the younger generation is all about customization in their personal life choices, how about extending it into their professional lives as well?
Having a customized benefits package opens up opportunities to add real value propositions. And the better options a company offers, the more satisfied its employees are. Additionally, customizing isn’t necessarily costly, all it needs is investing some time to explore options that will appeal to all demographics.

3. Bolster vertical communication
A transparent communication channel is a pathway to building trust and loyalty among employees. A vertical communication flow allows regular exchange of feedback and performance reviews, collating the efforts of all participants of an organization into a uniform line. It helps employees stay focussed and achieve their KPIs. Consequently, regular achievements keep them motivated, helping the organization enhance overall effectiveness

4. Adopt advanced technology
Technology and efficacy go hand in hand in a workspace. The younger workforce is tech-savvy and the active integration of tech-enabled services within the system goes a long way in making their work experience smoother. It may include automating employee portals, implementing solutions to automate their tasks, providing services to enrich their break times, etc. All these steps collectively lead towards enabling a better work-life balance.

Optimizing and enriching talent management is a quintessential strategy to create a stronger relationship between employees and the organization. It’s not only beneficial in talent management but also uplifts wellbeing and organizational growth.

General, Brigade Group



A Few Thoughts

This issue is coming after a gap of one year. The April issue could not be released due to the 2nd wave of the pandemic and the connected lockdown.


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