Browsing All posts tagged under »Success«

Take time to contemplate golfballs and beer…

December 27, 2012

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This is a story I’ve heard many times and it is worth the time to read it…and share it! A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, he wordlessly picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with […]

B Corp – Certification for Socially Responsible Companies

November 9, 2012

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Triple Bottom Line  —  Socially Responsible   —   Conscious Consumerism  —  Corporate Responsibility Is your company talking about these things in your strategy meetings?  If so, please do not stop GO directly to B Corp.  www.bcorporation.net and check out the great things they are doing to certify companies embracing the above business commitments. Here is a […]

Ahhh…validation!

October 13, 2012

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Just wanted to share — The Good Jobs – the company that I have been working on for about a year with my partner Betsy Rowbottom will be launching soon. Nice to know that a third-party — who specializes in evaluating HR service and technology companies has endorsed it as on of the Top Companies […]

Every Employee is a HERO!

July 26, 2012

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This is one company’s amazing commitment to putting employees first and making the statement “employees are our best asset” a reality…BRAVO HCL Technologies! The Employees First Effect (video) This blog is all about HCL Technologies — visit their site, share their video, buy their products and services, talk about them…here is a summary ABOUT HCL TECHNOLOGIES. Of […]

Are HR Metrics Intangible?

July 25, 2012

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Stepping back in time to McKinsey’s War for Talent — capital is abundant, strategies are copyable and talent is the only competitive advantage (or something close to that). Are a company’s talent, ability to develop potential, rewards, success of recruiting strategy and execution of employment brand really intangible? I think not. Jason Averbook, The Knowledge […]

Looking for engaged employees? Try engaging them!

July 19, 2012

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Well Seth Godin has done it again — short and sweet! It’s easier to love a brand when the brand loves you back Worth thinking about that the next time you’re annoyed at a customer (or employee). Or when you’re dreaming up a policy designed to punish a few outlier customers (or employee) while it actually annoys all of them. […]

If you don’t know where you’re going — surely you will get there!

June 21, 2012

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When coaching a job seeker or interviewing a candidate I always ask …WHAT DOES A GOOD JOB LOOK LIKE TO YOU? Whether I am consulting with a customer, creating a recruitment marketing plan, designing a new employment process or even helping my daughter plan her wedding…the most important question I keep asking is WHAT DOES […]