Like many, I grew up reading Bill Watterson's Calvin and Hobbes comic strip. Sunday mornings my brother and I would fight over who would get to read the comics first. He was (and still is) bigger and taller than me so by the time I got to read it, the paper had some light syrup … [Read more...] about Someone Who Takes An Undemanding Job
Archives for August 2013
Do you feel like stretching the brain muscle a bit today? Ever wonder how to get around the conventional HR thinking? Or maybe you just want to spend a few minutes a day challenging your thinking? I have the book for you: What thinks you?: A Fool's Eye View of Human … [Read more...] about What Thinks You?
Whether you have entered the world of HR deliberately or by happenstance HR is a great place to be: Few jobs will give you the opportunity to learn about the different aspects of your company and how they work together. Few jobs will give you as much exposure to senior leaders in … [Read more...] about What is the Best Advice For a New HR Pro?
An article with an interesting title popped up on my radar this past week: “Why HR Needs to Stop Passing Over the Long-Term Unemployed.” Wait…I have the power to decide who to hire at work? Before I get into my thoughts on the article, let me give you some background on … [Read more...] about When Did HR Get The Power To Hire People!?
You need a new coffee mug don't you? I know you do! How about this one: So what does this statement of your rock start value cost? How can you obtain one? VERY simple. But first some back story. Regular readers know that my side blogging gig is writing over at Performance I … [Read more...] about How Do You Create Performance?