Category Archives: HR Profession

The Recruitfest! Drive By Shooting

I was one of the lucky 12 who got to share the spotlight and hoopla that was Recruitfest! 2010 last week in Boston. It was all "places everybody...lights...camera...action" and it's the closest I will ever get to being on Oprah. There has already ...

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Thought Leaders: 800 is Better than 1

Joe and Jason, the guys over at the TalentAnarchy, sparked a good debate the other day about the role of Twitter and Social Media in (HR) Conferences; people have argued over whether the "unconference" is more effective than the traditional conference; and ...

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The Playground Dynamics of HR

For a variety of reasons - none of them important - I found myself thinking about what the playground might look like if we all took recess at work. The marketing team would surely be painting the earth with chalk. The customer facing and/or shop ...

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If I Could Change One Thing About HR…

My buddy Michael Carty over at Xpert HR asked me to participate in their "What I would Change About HR" blog series. I was happy to contribute my thoughts via the following post which was originally featured in their blog on September 13, 2010. ...

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It’s harder than it looks…

I don't think it's impossible to blog and work a full-time job at the same time, but I will freely admit it's a real bitch to do so during the first few weeks (maybe months) on a NEW full-time job. I know the pros out there will ...

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