September 12, 2013

Affordable Healthcare Act – Is it Really Affordable????

There has been much discussion recently on the pros and cons of the Affordable Health Care Act and its impact on employees and their employers.  The […]
August 27, 2013

Part-Timers vs. Contractors: Consider these Factors First

Deciding to hire a part-timer versus taking on an independent contractor isn’t an easy decision for a small business. As an entrepreneur I’ve been asked which […]
August 6, 2013

Recruiting “Trends” Not Trends At All: Beware of Impractical Advice & Remember Effective Metrics

I recently read an article in Forbes that was of little real value to the recruiting community. The article, titled The 9 Hottest Trends in Corporate […]
June 13, 2013

“Twitterviews” for Twits: Keep Personal Interaction in Hiring Process

Could you convey your skills, attitude, competencies and drive in 140 characters or less?? That’s the question some companies are posing to candidates in the job […]
May 7, 2013

"Measuring a Candidate's DNA" featured on Recruiting Trends Today!

A couple months back, I hosted a SkillSurvey Webinar about the key dimensions of a candidate: Skill, Attitude, Competency, and Culture. This was spurred by a […]
April 18, 2013

2013 SHRM Talent Conference – Recruit or get out of the way!

What a fantastic session we had on Tuesday at the SHRM Talent Management Conference on Tuesday!   The room was packed and full of very vocal, […]
April 1, 2013

Happy April! Whitepaper Looks at Recruiting Trends for 2013 and Beyond, How to Improve

Back in January, I reviewed what we learned as members of recruiting and talent acquisition in 2012 and what we can hope to change in 2013. […]
March 26, 2013

What Makes the Best Candidate? New Whitepaper Explains Measurable Dimensions

My blog post in January, “Skill vs. Attitude: What Makes the Best Candidate?” resulted in such great discussion on LinkedIn and elsewhere I decided to take […]
March 11, 2013

Buzz off with the Buzzwords Part 2: Job Descriptions Need a Makeover

Most job descriptions are filled with way too much jargon to actually know what the job is all about. This often leads to confusion and frustration […]
February 21, 2013

Buzz off with the Buzzwords! Overuse of fluffy phrases, cliche language leads to resume tossing

Are you a talented, creative, highly motivated individual with strong communication skills? You and everyone else! We get so caught up with the buzz surrounding buzzwords, […]