Extreme Recruiting

With all due respect to the number of exceptional professionals in Recruiting, many of whom I consider friends and colleagues, you have officially been trumped by the University of Alabama. You see, while the rest of you are scouring the professional world for A-list...

Field Trip!

My youngest, along with 20 of his classmates, is on his way to the Museum today for a Field Trip. He’s been so excited for this day to come, the anticipation has been fun to watch ~ and why not be excited? For at least one day, everyone’s schedule is...

SHRM vs HR?

Anyone involved in the Human Resources profession is familiar with the governing body, SHRM (Society of Human Resources Professionals). What many HR folks may not realize is there exists a current rift between SHRM and many of its practitioners. The main group of...

Brother, can you spare a dime?

Within the Human Resources industry, a common thread exists in any discussion regarding the role HR plays within an organization: “how does HR become a strategic business partner?” The key is to dominate in September. In Dallas – Ft. Worth, September...