While We Were Working: Your Weekly Small Business HR and People Leadership Podcast

This weekly podcast for HR Pros and People Leaders focuses on topics like employee engagement, workplace culture, and HR law for the agile, modern workplace. Learn more at: http://whilewewereworking.com. Hosts Joey Price and Sommer Ketron bring their own personal perspective and years of experience to cover trending topics you might’ve missed while you were working. Visit jumpstart-hr.com for more episodes and to learn more about our HR Outsourcing support services.

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Episodes

Friday Oct 06, 2023

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In this episode, we welcome our special guest, Sarah of HROI Summit as we discuss the management of an unlimited PTO plan that appears to be out of control and explore strategies to rein in expectations and ensure that every team member receives their fair share of time off.
 
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #UnlimitedPTO #PTOManagement
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Wednesday Oct 04, 2023

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Want to create total compensation reports for your team but don't know where to start? Our team is ready to assist.
Purchase a block of hours and let us tackle your to-do list today!: If your business struggles with creating ideal compensation plans, speak with an expert HR consultant and get back on track:
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On this episode, Joey and Sommer discuss HR's role in disaster response as well as insight into handling the aftermath of a compensation strategy that makes employees disgruntled.
 
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #workplacesafety #tips #salary #workforceplanning

Saturday Sep 09, 2023

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On this episode, Joey and Sommer discuss a recent HR Dive article that ties turnover to return to office mandates and our tips on how to make employees want to return to the office.
 
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #employeeengagement #returntooffice #remotework #workforceplanning

Monday Aug 14, 2023

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Need to update your employee handbook to make sure you're compliant with new  @NLRB  requirements? Hire our team to tackle this for you today: https://jumpstart-hr.com/product/employee-handbook-revision/
 
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On this episode, Joey and Sommer discuss a recent National Labor Relations Board change that protects employee concerted activity as well as insight into helping your employees understand how much they're really getting paid.
 
This show is powered by Jumpstart:HR, LLC | HR Outsourcing, Recruitment, and Payroll Services for Small Businesses and Startups"
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #employeeengagement #salary #workforceplanning

Monday Aug 14, 2023

Are you so busy working on a to-do list that you've got
very little time to grow as a people manager?
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On this episode, Joey and Sommer discuss a recent @SHRMofficial article that highlights the impact student loan repayment will have on employees this fall and how to create an employee onboarding experience worth remembering (in a good way!).
 
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #businessstrategy #studentloans #recruitment

Sunday Aug 13, 2023

Are you so busy working on a to-do list that you've got
very little time to grow as a people manager?
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Need to update your Form I-9's but don't have time? Hire our team to tackle this for you today: https://jumpstart-hr.com/product/prep...
 
Want to speak with an executive-level HR pro before navigating financial challenges? It's a tricky subject to manage, and we can help. Book time with our team here: https://jumpstart-hr.com/product/30-m...
 
On this episode, Joey and Sommer tell you what every company needs to know about the new 2023 Form I-9 and how to navigate increased labor costs when your business is facing financial pressures.
 
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #businessstrategy #newhire #uscis

Sunday Aug 13, 2023

Want to feel more confident when handling people issues at work?
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On this episode, Joey and Sommer share the most viral TikTok trends about work and what how to overcome poor communication at work. Don't forget, we also provide DISC personality assessments and coaching for individuals and team.
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #careertok #workplacecommunication #tiktokviral

Sunday Aug 13, 2023

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On this episode, Joey and Sommer discuss practical lessons learned from the latest social media war between Twitter (now X) and Meta's Threads and what to do when flirting is unwelcome at work.
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#humanresources #hrpodcast #businessstrategy #employeetraining

Tuesday Jul 11, 2023

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Welcome to another insightful episode of the "While We Were Working" HR podcast! In this episode, we delve into the latest developments surrounding non-compete agreements and top perks that retain top talent. Join our expert panel as we discuss the implications of these new requirements and their impact on employers and employees alike.
 
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Hosts: Joey Price and Sommer Ketron
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Thursday Jun 29, 2023

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Welcome to another insightful episode of the "While We Were Working" HR podcast! In this episode, we delve into the latest developments surrounding non-compete agreements and top perks that retain top talent. Join our expert panel as we discuss the implications of these new requirements and their impact on employers and employees alike.
 
Timestamps:
00:00 - Introduction
01:26 - Are Non-Compete's enforceable?
12:55 - What are some of the best employee benefits to offer my small team? (Consultant's Corner Segment)
Episode Details:
Welcome to another exciting episode of the "While We Were Working" podcast!
In this thought-provoking edition, we dive deep into the fascinating world of non-compete agreements and explore whether they still hold up in today's ever-evolving business landscape. Join our expert panel as we dissect the pros and cons, unpacking the legalities and ethical implications surrounding these agreements. But that's not all!
We also delve into the realm of small business benefits, dissecting various strategies and uncovering the crème de la crème of advantages that can propel your business to new heights. Whether you're a budding entrepreneur or an established business owner, this episode will provide you with invaluable insights and practical advice.
Don't miss out—tune in to our captivating conversation and gain a fresh perspective. To learn more about these topics and discover how Jumpstart:HR Consulting can assist your business, visit jumpstart-hr.com today. Let's empower your success together!
 
Hosts: Joey Price and Sommer Ketron
This show is powered by Jumpstart:HR, LLC

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