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What’s top of mind for small and large retailers in 2021? image

What’s top of mind for small and large retailers in 2021?

February 26, 2021

As the pandemic unfolded in 2020, the retail industry was arguably one of the hardest to be hit. For HR professionals, that meant grappling with new policies and practices for protecting workers’ safety, well-being, and pay. Now, in 2021, there is a whole new set of changes for HR professionals to monitor. Find out what’s at the top of the list this year.

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Retail and the pursuit of a diverse and inclusive workplace

November 04, 2020

It is no secret that the millennial and Z generations are having a significant and varied impact on the retail industry. These generations have pushed retailers into the world of last mile delivery, have demanded brands reduce their carbon footprint, and have driven organizations to offer products that address consumers’ diverse and evolving needs. Even more impactful has been the demand that retailers represent positive contributions to society. Read on to learn what DE&I commitments the retail industry has made, and where there’s still work to do.

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Differentiating with last-mile delivery

June 22, 2020

It is more important than ever before for businesses to move fast in differentiating themselves in their last-mile capability. As necessary as it is to move quickly, it is also vital to make decisions that will stand them in good stead for the longer term. Read on to hear how this important shift is impacting retail.

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Investing in your employees: a shift in mindset beyond compensation for retailers

May 01, 2020

Many cities and states are establishing a $15 per hour minimum wage. How are retailers responding? They’re not all rushing to proactively comply. Instead they are considering how they reward and motivate employees beyond pay.

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What will the fourth industrial revolution mean for retail?

March 20, 2020

It’s being called the fourth Industrial Revolution — the blurring of boundaries between the physical, digital, and biological worlds — and it’s fundamentally changing the size and shape of the workforce. Learn how this rapidly changing environment may impact your organization.

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