8 Tools HR Professionals Must Have For Success
In a nutshell, HR today utilizes different tools & technologies to automate processes, improve communication, and increase productivity. There are many types of HR Tools that can be used for different and specific goals and having lots and lots of sites to say about Human Resource Information Systems. Here, We have compiled an arsenal of the best of the best HR tools for successful HR Professionals that will make you a modern HR champion.
This blog article explores the nitty-gritty stuff for you and gives you a better idea of all must-have HR tools for every function as you enter the new year 2021.
#1 – Lumosity for Brain Exercise:
Lumosity Brain training turns out that Smart & Successful HR’s keep their brain active so that they can
- Think clearly
- Improve Memory
- Have better cognitive functions
Lumosity is just a set of simple games but designed keeping our brain in the mind & it works wonderfully well. PUBG cannot make you successful & wealthy but this one can.
#2 – Canva for Design:
The most interesting thing about canva is that there are hundreds of templates & photos which you can use for your many designs. It could be a presentation for your team, hiring posters, or those personalized birthday & anniversary greetings, anything, To be different with beautiful visuals, Canva is there.
#3 – Grammarly for Better Language:
As HR’s we not only write emails, social media posts but also prepare important documents such as policies, review & appraisal letters, memos, etc. etc. There is so much we need to do & it can be overwhelming. Grammarly also tells us about our tone, clarity, engagement, and delivery.
#4 – Go Highbrow for Bite-Sized Learning every day:
Bite-Sized Learning is small chunks of learnings every day, for about 5-10 minutes. Most importantly you don’t search for it, it comes to you. In the course section, there are hundreds of courses and choose the course you want and it’s done. For the next 10 days, you’ll get an email every day with 1 lesson each. Just spend 5-10 minutes to read.
#5 – Reading Books in 15 minutes with Blinkist:
Blinkist has a huge collection of non-fiction books & they have summarized each chapter of the book, just call it a mini version of the book. It takes about 15 – 20 minutes to read. More Knowledge, Less waste of money, more success.
#6 – Note Taking & Ideation:
To be really smart & successful HRs we need to use Note-taking & Ideation to our benefit. It’s impossible to remember everything while browsing, by looking at some photos or videos or attending conferences, etc. We need to put it away for use in the future.
#7 – Time Management:
TIME – The better we manage, the bigger we get. Effective time management is a competitive advantage for any professional looking to become more productive and increase the quality time. Here’s how to get a handle on it.
- Remember The Milk is a great task app that leads to better time management.
- Asana for better project management.
- If you are a G-Fan, it’s Google Tasks.
#8 – Personal Brand via LinkedIn:
For every HR professionals, a personal brand is a key asset and your professional network is a key to success. It’s such a powerful tool to build, to talk, and to engage with them will emerge to the summit faster. Managing the “YOU” brand with LinkedIn.
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