In my life, I have always tried to be great at what I do. I have tried to be a great son, husband, father, and professional. Many times I have succeeded and others, I could have done better. The journey to giving the best of me is fun and rewarding, while at times being stressful […]Read more "Keep it Simple"
The world we live in today demands more of us. Technology has expanded the reach and increased the pace of communication. The time to deliver solutions has shortened, the room for error has diminished, and complexity has increased. These requirements impact the way we manage our workload, the way we approach a problem, and the […]Read more "The Many Roads to Great Results"
If you like challenge, then healthcare is the place to be. Pressures brought about by the Affordable Care Act are nothing short of transformative. Hospitals have recognized the need to change and are looking for more effective ways to deliver care. Ultimately, people are being asked to do things differently. Most of the pressures for […]Read more "WANTED: Collaboration in Healthcare"
Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about change, as probably most of you have. Because of the state of the economy, politics and technology around the world, you probably have had to do things differently both at work and home, and this has not been easy. Your ability to respond to change has become an important skill to master. With so many theories […]Read more "Three Lessons on Change Learned in The Marine Corps Boot Camp"
Nowadays, we live in two worlds. One in which we hop into our cars to go to work, and another one in which we log in to websites to meet friends and family. It almost seems as though a life online is inevitable for most of us. How can we be in the know or […]Read more "Hiring Talent in an Era of Social Media and New Privacy Laws"
Bert Murray is credited with saying “It used to be that death and taxes alone were inevitable. Now there’s shipping and handling.” For many of us however, shipping and handling costs have not been such a burden, especially if it means not spending time and money driving to a store, and more importantly, avoiding sales […]Read more "Two Acronyms HR Can’t Neglect: Can ACA have an Impact on EVPs?"
In business, selling a product or service involves the exchange of something that is valued by parties sitting at both ends of the exchange. Buyers want a product that can satisfy a need. Sellers usually want money. Now exchanges happen in many shapes and forms. Companies sell products and services, and they also sell jobs! […]Read more "Leveraging Online Tools and Employee Value Propositions to Engage Talent"
As the U.S. economy recovers from the Great Recession, the labor market recovery is being characterized as steady. Unfortunately, the job vacancy rate is higher than would have been predicted given the unemployment rate. This may be in part due to a mismatch of specialized skills needed vs. the ones found in the unemployed labor market, […]Read more "E-Marketing Lessons for E-Recruitment Strategies"