November

November 23, 2010

Executive Hiring Up; Passing Responsibility Down

‘C’ you soon! That’s right, the C-suite is set for a comeback. Recent benchmark data shows positive trends for executive hiring. ExecNet’s Executive Job Creation Index […]
November 19, 2010

New Hires Start on Friday…..That's The Rule!

At CityMax.com, a build-your-own-website service headquartered in Vancouver, new employees always start on Fridays, not Mondays as most companies do. This is a cool idea that […]
November 18, 2010

Recovery Demands Rethinking the Org Chart

We hear a lot about down-sizing, right-sizing and restructuring these days. In order to meet twenty-first century demands, it seems we need to re-imagine and reorganize […]
November 17, 2010

Social Media: The Next Mid-Life Crisis?

In the past, we countered a mid-life crisis by buying a new sports car, changing a hairstyle or making-over our wardrobes. (When I turned 36 I […]
November 15, 2010

10 Things Recruiters Won’t Tell You…But the Real Professionals Will!

When I came across this article “10 Things Employment Recruiters Won’t Say,” I have to say, some points hit a nerve-the wrong nerve. But rather than […]
November 10, 2010

Does Facebook Equal Free Speech for Employees????

We have all heard stories regarding employees being fired from organizations due to questionable comments or behaviors they were foolish enough to place on Facebook, Twitter or other social media […]
November 10, 2010

Common Sense: Is there an app for that?

For any of us that have been online, watched TV, or know someone that has, we know that the term “app” is short for software application.  […]
November 3, 2010

Brighter Days Seek Brighter Ideas. Could Innovative Thinking Fix the Economy and Create Jobs?

With the conclusion of midterm elections less than 24 hours ago, we’ve heard a lot about the right and wrong ways to turn around the economy. […]