web analytics

Hey! Have you heard of ‘hey hanging’?

This post was originally published on this site

Has a colleague ever messaged you “Hey,” without added context? Pretty anxiety-inducing, huh?

Well, the act of sending a short greeting via text without any context has a name, “hey hanging,” and according to Jenni Bedell, HR consulting practice leader at One Digital, it can create anxiety for the recipient.

Anxiety disorders affect over 300 million people worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. Bedell shared with HR Brew why workers might hey hang, and how people pros can help keep it at bay.

Why it’s happening. Bedell told HR Brew that managers may see hey hanging as a replacement for office small

Read Full Story

See also  The people analytics every HR pro should (and shouldn’t) measure
,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Get the Latest HR Headlines

* indicates required

HR NEWS MARKETPLACE


»Diversity and Inclusion Job Board


»Free HR Software Advice


»RecTech PR Newswire


»HR News


»Recruiting Newsletters


»HR Tech News


»HR Freelancers


»Jobs with Relocation Assistance


»Diversity Hiring News


»Recruiter Ebooks