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Pressure is a Privilege
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“Pressure is a Privilege” – Billy Jean King I’ve been watching the US Open this week and women’s finalist, Naomi Osaka was interviewed and said as she walks out onto the US Open court she pulls inspiration from the quote and sign that hangs just outside the court where the players enter. In today’s world, […]

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The Weekly Dose: @Workday Ups its Game in Belonging and Diversity!
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Today on the Weekly Dose I take a look at Workday’s recent announcement about their new product offerings around Diversity and Inclusion. If 2020 has done anything, it’s brought the conversation of diversity and inclusion to the forefront like never before in organizations. Many HR tech companies have been working on products in this space […]

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E30 – HR Famous – Is Johnny Taylor good for @SHRM and HR?
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(Shout to the Tim Cook, Ivanka, Johnny selfie above – I had to put that one because it’s totally a pic I would have gotten if I had the chance!) In episode 30 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Kris Dunn, Tim Sackett, and Jessica Lee link up to discuss Senator […]

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XpressJobs recruitment monitor attracts Sri Lankan employers
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Sri Lankan recruitment marketplace XpressJobs has seen 38% of its client companies adopt its new recruitment monitor tool, its top executive told the AIM Group.

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HR’s Worst Enemy!
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I’m always amazed to hear about all of the Enemies that HR has!  You have employees, and hiring managers, and the EEOC, and employment attorneys, and staffing firms, and insurance firms, and HR software providers. I mean, if I hadn’t been in HR, I would think that everyone is against HR! It feels like that […]

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Jobberman acquires NGCareers, its main competitor
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The foremost Nigeria-based recruitment site Jobberman has announced the acquisition of the second-leading jobs site Ngcareers.com. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Why are HR Generalists Winning During Covid? #HRFamous
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In episode 29 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn, and Jessica Lee discuss how HR Generalists are rapidly becoming the preferred choice for HR Leaders with shrinking staff/team size due to their “do it all” mentality, and discuss how specialists in the HR field can protect themselves vs further cuts as furloughs turn into layoffs. […]

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Happy Global Talent Acquisition Day! #GlobalTADay
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September 2, 2020, marks the third annual Global TA Day! Global TA Day was an event started by the Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals (of which I was a proud founding board member!) and it’s a day to celebrate our profession! Recruiting is hard! What we do in talent acquisition is difficult! Also, what we […]

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What if we only hired based on job interest? A Job Lottery!
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I heard about a very cool way that some schools are beginning to select student governments. Think about how the normal student government is selected. Some student government advisor, usually the school’s government teacher, makes an announcement for student government elections. Any student interested can throw their name into the hat, and start campaigning. Then, […]

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How many people in your profession actually know what they are doing?
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I asked this question recently to a number of people. On a normal distribution curve of performance it should look something like this: -20% are Top Performers -70% are Average Performers -10% are Not Performing at all So, my belief would be if I asked an individual in any professional occupational role, “Tell me what […]

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What Is Event Blogging
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Event Blogging: Friends, during this Post today, we are getting to tell you what’s Event Blogging, how you’ll make your own an occasion Blog, how you’ll make money from that Blog, so let’s start. Event Blogging Once we create a blog associated with anybody festival, Event, or an important day, that Blog is named an […]

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6 Things That Make Great HR Pros Great!
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The one great thing I love about going to HR and Talent conferences is that you always get reminded about what really good HR should look like.  It doesn’t mean that your shop will be there, but it gives you something to shoot for.  I’ll admit, sometimes it can be frustrating listening to some HR […]

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What Is Your 3 Minute Interview Monologue? This is mine!
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Right now, with high unemployment and seemingly endless competition for jobs, nailing your interview is critical! Almost every failed interview can be traced back to the first three minutes. Experts will tell you the first ten seconds, but these are the same experts who have never interviewed or haven’t interviewed in the past twenty years. The reality […]

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The Top Six Figure Jobs with Lowest Competition! And California AB5 Breakdown! #HRFamous
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In episode 27 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn, and Jessica Lee discuss 100K jobs with the least competition (spoiler – that means only really smart people should apply) and break down California going after Uber and Lyft with California Assembly Bill 5, which seeks to classify more contractors such as Uber/Lyft drivers into […]

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