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Take-A-Lesson with Today’s Diverse Leaders

Take-A-Lesson with Today’s Diverse Leaders

  Take-A-Lesson: Uncovering Hidden Mentors For Diverse Leaders We profile today’s... More »

Open Manholes

Open Manholes

“It happens an instant.  One minute you are walking and whistling, the next you are wide-eyed... More »

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Are you into Slacktivism?

Are you into Slacktivism?

Yes, you will find the word Slacktivism in the dictionary.  Dictionary.com defines as slacktivism as the public proclaiming of one’s political beliefs through activities that require little effort or commitment.  It’s a term formed out of the words slacker and activism.   Slacktivism was... Read More »

“You are no bigger in your industry than your rolodex”

“You are no bigger in your industry than your rolodex”

Of all the quotes in my lifetime, that is one that I took to heart and will never forget.  That quote came from a seminar leader at my first outside development event after college.  When I think about my connections in my field of Human Resources/Talent Management, it is evident that I took this to... Read More »

It just gets better with time

It just gets better with time

Have you noticed that Linkedin displays if the job you are after is on fire? Or, how many have applied?  This feature is a win/win for job seekers & job posters alike.  Use it to refine your job search strategies.  Love, love, love this feature.  (Linkedin) …just gets better with time. I... Read More »

Search Story

Search Story

Google launched a Search Stories Video Creator–awesome tool.   Easy to use prompts you to input up to seven search queries spread across Google’s search features (including Images, Maps, and standard web search), choose a song, and it generates a video in the same style as Google’s other... Read More »

Time for #realtalk

Time for #realtalk

#realtalk—situation  Often we place our livelihood in the hands of people who never asked to manage it—our employers.  I’m sorry but it’s true.  We miss the fact that in order for many organizations to survive processes had to be dismantled because they were either no longer effective (or... Read More »

Are you being judged by your email address?

Are you being judged by your email address?

Here’s a question for you, what do you know about these individuals based on their email address. john.smith@johnsmith.com sally.smith@stanford.edu marysmith1965@yahoo.com briansmith@aol.com janesmith@gmail.com Based on these email addresses, here’s what I know: John Smith has his acquired his... Read More »

Say it isn’t so…but it is…

Say it isn’t so…but it is…

91% … …of prospective employers use Social Media to screen potential employees.  So, whether you like it or not, recruiters and hiring manager are using social networks to learn more about you!  Check out this video infographic from Reppler.  It sheds some light on how recruiters are... Read More »

Social Media and your Job Search

Social Media and your Job Search

Last weekend, I was invited to be a panelist at Columbia University School of Journalism Social Media weekend. The name of my panel was “Social Media and your Job Search”.  Luckily, one of the panelists was a dear friend Maggie Mistal that worked with me during my tenure at Martha Stewart Living. ... Read More »

The Brainstorming Process Is B.S. But Can We Rework It?

The Brainstorming Process Is B.S. But Can We Rework It?

Can we rework it? Yes.  Should we rework it? Well…  That headline appeared in Fast Company.  Click here to read the original article (with commentary).  Here’s my POV. To begin, let’s define brainstorming… Brainstorming is a method for gathering lost of ideas in a fast paced and unrestrictive... Read More »

Rosalind Brewer named as Wal-Mart Sam’s Club CEO, first woman and African American to hold CEO position

Rosalind Brewer named as Wal-Mart Sam’s Club CEO, first woman and African American to hold CEO position

Wal-Mart Stores Inc has named Rosalind Brewer as CEO of Sam’s Club — the first woman and the first African-American to hold a CEO position at one of the company’s business units. Brewer, 49, is replacing Brian Cornell, 52, who is leaving the company so he can return to the Northeast for family... Read More »

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