I’m excited about what our new year has in store. Yes, the world is consumed with crisis, change, and uncertainty, but I’m convinced there is also opportunity for both our personal life and our work life – that is, for those willing to seek it out. And if you are seeking opportunity in times of… Continue reading Top 5 Things You Must Do to be Effective in Life & Work in 2024
In conversations with hiring managers (outside of HR), we often hear misinformed ideas about the recruitment process. One of the questions is “Why would we engage a headhunter when we can place an ad on LinkedIn or Indeed?” At the onset of most any recruitment process is the decision to either use an external… Continue reading Talent Strategy: Active versus Passive
Does your recruitment strategy include both?
Flexible work arrangements can have a significant positive impact on both talent acquisition and employee retention. By “flexible work arrangement or accommodation”; I’m referring to a work environment or a work schedule without the constraints you typically find in a traditional on-site work schedule. The primary purpose for creating these arrangements is to enhance the… Continue reading Flexible Work Accommodations
Is there a positive impact on recruitment and retention?
If your job description involves any aspect of people management, you are keenly aware of the costs associated with losing valuable members of your team or organization. One of the most vulnerable phases for losing key talent is before, during, and after a merger or acquisition. It is almost a norm that some roles will… Continue reading 15 Talent Retention Strategies for Mergers & Acquisitions
Chances are, you are in a business that could benefit from some aspect of nearshoring. My team and I support a broad range of client organizations. We have encountered an endless array of questions about outsourcing opportunities, which has inspired me to write this primer to pass along some of our experience, knowledge, and insights.… Continue reading Can Your Business Benefit from Nearshoring?