Fish or Cut Bait

Fish or Cut Bait

You’re doing something wrong. A new study released by Towers Watson, titled “Only One-Quarter of Employers Are Sustaining Gains From Change Management Initiatives” clearly delivers a message we already know all too well; companies do not do a good...
Ball 4 – Karla Robertson

Ball 4 – Karla Robertson

Every couple of weeks, I thought it might be nice to dig a little deeper into the mindset of one of our HR Hardball™ colleagues. Put on your thinking cap as this brave journalist ventures into the realm of the mind…please welcome “The Executive’s NeuroCoach,” Karla...
I Endorse Endorsements

I Endorse Endorsements

I read another article today bagging on LinkedIn “endorsements.” Hard not to see the logic in the argument, especially when you see various skills being endorsed by people with whom you are not close. As Ms. Siegel points out, the whole endorsing process...

What are you fighting for?

If you look hard enough, each day can provide an epiphany. Today, mine came via my Coach, Mark [yes, Coaches have Coaches]. We were talking about the passion I have for Human Resources, something I try to communicate in my blog and in my conversations with anyone who...

I-9? Oh no…

Just when you thought you had your cats herded, it appears that a major change in the existing I-9 form will be implemented as soon as 2013. For the (fortunate) uninitiated, the I-9 is an employment eligibility document required for all new hires. The U.S. Citizenship...