In the last couple weeks I have done a little bit of speaking and had the pleasure of seeing some great speakers. Public speaking is one of those things that I don’t love but I know I have to work hard on it. I think public speaking is a required skill set, … [Read more...] about Nervous ? Don’t sweat it.
Archives for October 2012
Earlier I discussed the first key theme that emerged from this conference: accountability. Today I’m talking about the second theme to emerge: networking. Now before you say “same old, same old” I am not talking about the traditional method of networking, i.e. attend event, … [Read more...] about It’s all about connecting #MNSHRM Part 2
Last Sunday I headed out to attend my very first HR conference: the Minnesota State SHRM Conference. I've been to training and networking events locally, but I've never had the chance to attend a conference in person. Besides the awesome speakers (Talent Anarchy, Cy Wakeman, etc; … [Read more...] about Minnesota SHRM – Part 1
How do we sell something that many people don’t understand, that can be heavily compliance driven, is often ambiguous and whose success lies in changing human behavior? In other words: How do you sell HR? This has been on my mind because I keep hearing a lot about small … [Read more...] about Selling HR: It’s Tough
Today's post is brought to us courtesy of a Bonnie Ungaro, when she isn't reading awesome HR blogs she is a recruiter in the greater Chicago area. Today she talks about how recruiters can put their best foot forward at job fairs. I love learning about recruiting … [Read more...] about Job Fairs: First Impressions Matter!