Happy and Engaged Employees Stay

I came across this Maslow's Heirachy of Needs as it relates to employee engagement (if I knew where it came from I would certainly give credit where credit is due).  I have always thought that Maslow was a smart guy and his human insight on needs was pretty accurate. Just in case you've been living … Continue reading Happy and Engaged Employees Stay

Really? I really got this LinkedIn message.

Hello Denise, I happened to be helping my son with some jobs and setting up his linked-in profile and we came upon your name. He does not have his profile completed yet and believe it or not, he now has the flu and is not working on it at all. At any rate I told … Continue reading Really? I really got this LinkedIn message.

Are you falling behind as technology transforms supply chain recruitment?

In today’s constantly evolving world, technology is coming at us so quickly, rapidly changing and advancing; how can anyone keep up?  The second we implement the latest and greatest new software or tool, it becomes outdated and we find something bigger, better and faster.  If it affects recruiters like me, think of how impactful that … Continue reading Are you falling behind as technology transforms supply chain recruitment?

Does your HR Team Speak Logistics?

We are heading in to a tough time in the logistics and supply chain world of hiring. There is a talent shortage in our growing industry.  Good quality people are becoming harder to find, especially in middle management. When it comes to new graduates, students have their pick of sweet offers and if they went … Continue reading Does your HR Team Speak Logistics?

With the Push of a Button

I came across two articles this weekend which made me think about our upcoming labor shortage and how that is driving companies to ensure they are a place where people want to work. There was an article in the Weekend Edition of the WSJ titled, "Thinking of Quitting? The Boss Knows". The article addresses the issue of … Continue reading With the Push of a Button

Social Media and Your Career

Researching candidates via social media and other online sources has transformed from an emerging trend to a staple for online recruitment.” ~ Rosemary Haefner, Chief HR Office for Career Builder It is no secret that social media has changed our lives in far reaching ways.  We all know the benefits and I am guessing that more … Continue reading Social Media and Your Career

So, this is what I’m really thinking!

Here's the thing about owning a business, it's a good idea to put your best foot forward and keep your mouth shut.  We are encouraged to project a unified message while sharing thoughts and ideas with other industry leaders. Well, sometimes I want to say things about life that don't fit that "life is peachy keen and … Continue reading So, this is what I’m really thinking!