Tag: Exciting

Skillsoft Reinvented: In A Bold And Exciting Way

Skillsoft is one of the most fascinating companies in the marketplace. As the pioneering company in online learning (founded in 1998, originally focused on soft skills), the founders aggressively defined the market for web-based corporate training and rapidly dominated the landscape. During my years as an analyst I watched the company go from … Read more» The post Skillsoft Reinvented: In A Bold And…

#SHRM18 – Johnny Taylor is the Exciting Leader HR has Needed!

I’ve been a SHRM member since 2001. Over that entire time, I have never been excited about the leadership of my professional organization in HR. It’s not that SHRM didn’t have good, solid leaders, but they were never people who inspired me in my profession. At the SHRM National Conference this year in Chicago, Johnny Taylor, SHRM’s new CEO, will take the stage and many…

The Exciting New World of Employee Handbooks

Every business needs an employee handbook, right? This contains all those fun legal things like the fact that you’re an at-will employee, that you need to comply with a code of conduct, and what the dress code is (among other things). So, it’s a really, really important document.

Wired To Connect: Exciting Tech and #HRTechConf

Walking into a room with literally a thousand HR technology vendors can be, to say the least, overwhelming. There’s a hum similar to a venue before a concert with a thousand mini conversations. As I aimlessly navigated the paths between booths with faux flooring, I can’t help but notice the spectacles. The guys dressed as carrots and sharks, […]