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Is the Annual Survey Dead?

Is an annual survey the best way to get feedback? In most circumstances, the answer is “no,” at least not without a companion tool for employees to leave regular feedback. Changing workplace dynamics and the fast-paced nature of work and daily life mean you need a surveying mechanism that captures more frequent feedback and keeps a real-time pulse on worker needs. 

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Q3 2020 // Product Release Recap – Full Text Search

Product feature updates are continuing to pick up speed for WorkHound customers, prospects, and internal users to provide faster and more effective service. The primary focus of WorkHound is to raise the voice of the dispersed workforce. Our goal is to collect and deliver worker feedback in a way that helps companies quickly take action. Updates in Q3 further accomplish that vision.

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The Top 5 Truck Driver Retention Best Practices for 2020

While technology focused on collecting data on truck drivers has been all the rage, drivers themselves are revolting against Big Brother-esque technology (think dash-cams and ELDs) that provide scarce - if any - value to the drivers themselves while providing a ton of data to their employers. In 2020, trucking companies looking to gain an edge must zig where everyone else is zagging by placing a profound emphasis on truck driver retention.

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How to Turn Every Hire into a “Quality Hire”

Are there really “high-quality” and “low-quality” workers? While you will definitely find that some employees set themselves apart from others, we believe there is value in treating all drivers as high-quality. Read on as we explain why.

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Pulse-Check: What We’ve Learned in 6 Months

A sudden shift to a remote workforce happened overnight in the middle of March 2020 due to COVID-19. Now 6 months later, we're finally in the predicted "new normal." This month's webinar focused on the lessons learned and the predictions for what's next.

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What Should HR Do with Worker Feedback?

Feedback is a cycle — you take the first step by offering your employees the opportunity to share their wants and needs with your business. But what do you do with the feedback once you have it?

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3 Reasons You Need Feedback Now

Today, we’re digging into the three reasons why every company needs feedback now than ever before. Read about why you need feedback from your workforce right now.

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5 Tips for Successfully Managing Remote Workers

Just a few months ago, managing remote workers wasn't as common as it is now. Most of our waking hours were away from home in the workplace. Enter COVID-19 and the workplace dynamic changed dramatically, with many more people now working from home or another remote location.

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