From Los Angeles to Atlanta: a Culture Shock Indeed!
Ms. Career Girl
DECEMBER 18, 2016
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Top 10 Atlanta Must See During #SHRM12
JUNE 21, 2012
Atlanta Must See’s For SHRM’s 2012 Annual Conference. Historic Atlanta. Shopping and Restaurants in Atlanta. drool.
HR Capitalist Review of #SHRM12 (2012 SHRM Annual Conference in Atlanta)
JUNE 25, 2012
Here's the Review: Big Wins for SHRM12 in Atlanta. Have a great show and welcome to Atlanta, SHRM. I know, I know. Malcolm Gladwell.
FRIDAY HR CREATIVE TIME: Create a Caption for These Atlanta Bros In The Talent Pool.
FEBRUARY 22, 2013
The whole Kinetix posse is unabashedly pro-Atlanta when it comes to sports - that's where HQ is, right? At my company - Kinetix - we do a weekly reply-all email exercise where we riff on pop culture, our first date, etc. Just to get to know each other and try to crash the outlook server. This week, we’re changing it up. Hell yeah. Rules: 1.
8 Links to Who’s Hiring in Technology – Vol 1
MAY 20, 2016
And you know what they say – “so many statistics, so little time” But there are some interesting statistics regarding Tech jobs like, did you know that Atlanta is a “top ten places for tech jobs“? Suggested Reading: Land the Tech Job You Love (Pragmatic Life) Statistics, we love to quote them.
The Number One Job Hunting Book with Jim Stroud
OCTOBER 6, 2015
What part of your job search needs help? would love to hear what your thoughts. Let me tell you a little more about Jim. He is currently the RPO Sr.
How to Find a Job on Twitter (Part 2)
DECEMBER 7, 2010
Okay, in part 2 of this series, I am going to build on what I said in part 1. But, you probably already knew that. You are so smart.).
#SHRM12 Conference Unofficial Party Guide
JUNE 18, 2012
Blogger’s Lounge at the Atlanta Convention Center. Location is the Atlanta Convention Center. SoMe-tup. 7:00-11:00 PM. Register.
How Foresight Can Make a Difference
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
Southwire, the leader in manufacturing of wire and cable for power transmission, is located in West Georgia, between Atlanta and the Alabama border.
Do Your Most Valuable Employees Feel Like "A-Listers" or "Silver Club Medallion"?
DECEMBER 15, 2014
Now, you might think this is a rant about the Atlanta airport - but it''s not. I''ve fine with the ATL to connect. Silver Medallion?
Newspaper Subscriptions & Killing The Commute
JULY 28, 2008
Does this actually drum up subscriptions for the Atlanta Business Chronicle? hate it when that happens! helps companies like Aflac Inc.,
STOP/COLLABORATE/LISTEN: My Kind of Weather Map.
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
Atlanta''s shut down today people, and it''s a work from home day at Kinetix. The map below tells you why. Communications
When to Allow Someone to Resign Instead of Firing Them.
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
Allowing resignations is on my mind based on news out of Atlanta this weekend, where the owner of the Atlanta Hawks (pro hoops) has agreed to sale the team based on the results of an investigation that showed he had made a bunch of race-based comments related to increasing attendance at Hawks games. What did I miss? Employee Relation
Do I Have a Career as a Bookkeeper?
MARCH 6, 2013
According to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution , “The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects about 10 percent employment growth through 2018 for bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks, and predicts about 212,400 new jobs between 2008 and 2018.”. ” Atlanta News, Sports, Atlanta Weather, Business News.
Who Wants to Recruit HR Pros With Me?
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
Ideally, I want the person to live in Atlanta, but if you don't and you're reading this and think it's perfect for you, make sure you apply. Capitalist Readers - This is a call for anyone with interest and relevant experience recruiting HR pros to consider joining me at Kinetix. What do I need? I thought you'd never ask. Here's my list: 1.
WHITEPAPER: How to Hire For Cultural Fit.
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Some of you know my day job is being the CHRO and a partner at Kinetix, a national recruiting firm headquartered in Atlanta.
LIVE CASE STUDY: NBA Exec Refers to Demographic as Angry and Argumentative
JANUARY 12, 2017
I'm historically an Atlanta Hawks fan (pro basketball). And being a Hawks fan is.well.difficult some times. . That's a lot, right? Your new GM?
JUST STOP: Attachments in Meeting Invites and Nowhere Else.
MARCH 22, 2016
Atlanta traffic. Nails on the chalkboard. Other people's snoring. YouTube ads. Waiting in a line more than 4 people deep. These things?
Daily Challenge: Be Coachable
FEBRUARY 5, 2017
Daily Challenge: Be Coachable. Work It Daily. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to be coachable. So, what made these two teams so successful?
FRIDAY TEST: Pick the 3 People In Your Company That Don't Matter If You're Doing A Push To Analytics.
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
Most of you aren't in the ATL with me today, but have no fear.You can still play along. HR Insider HR Tech Innovation Leadership Recruiting Workplace
WITNESS THE 2017 SOUTH SNOWPOCOLYPSE: How Hard Is It To Be a Manager of People at McDonalds? Hard.
JANUARY 6, 2017
Dateline: Atlanta, January 2014. While temps where in the 50s. How hard is it to be a manager of people at McDonalds? He begged. One. 1!!!
Exciting Mobile Recruiting News from MREC
SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
Twitter is buzzing this morning with news out of the Mobile Recruiting Conference being streamed live online via new.livestream.com/mrec13/.
The Top Cities for Marketing Jobs in the US
Ms. Career Girl
OCTOBER 26, 2016
Atlanta. Atlanta currently has the fastest growing marketing industry in the country. Career Girl. New York City. Chicago. San Francisco.
How to get jobsearch help from friends and family
OCTOBER 6, 2010
Oct, 2010 3 Comments Do you know someone that is looking for a job? Of course you do! How do I know that? Am I right? But, dude, make it easy on me.
JobCompass Helps You Find Jobs Near You | Resumebear Online Resume
SEPTEMBER 6, 2010
In this case, I am seeking a Nanny position in the Atlanta area. 3. Hmm… Okay, I will muse over that later. Its pretty easy to use. 1.
LIES IN HR: "We're Looking for People Who Are Great Teammates"
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
It's free, but there's a lot more value than that price tag would suggest. That's a lie - if you really dig into the totality of the statement.
Talent Analytics Can Work, But Only If You're Ready to Challenge People.
JANUARY 12, 2016
I'm speaking at the HCI Workforce Planning and Analytics Conference happening in Atlanta on February 10-12. If you're in town and want to attend a great show, join me and save $600 when you register by using code FOT1395: [link] buff In many ways, it's true. The best ones can even help you understand what it means. What do I mean by that?
Top Tips For Personal Productivity
Ms. Career Girl
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
Among the notable are FOX 5 News, Radio One, INC.com, and the Atlanta Journal Constitution. . Career Girl. Her bio follows. Image credits.
HR BUDGET SEASON: Recruitment Advertising/Marketing Trends
JULY 27, 2016
We're headquartered in Atlanta, and in addition to pure recruiting, we help a lot of clients manage their recruitment marketing presence - careers site, social recruiting presence, video, etc. . Hey HR and Recruiting leaders - It's the early days of budget season - or at least prep for budget season - for a lot of you. Smart.
Improve Corporate Culture by Involving Your Employees
MARCH 12, 2014
Tony Hsieh said it best “ Your culture is your brand. Feature your employees. Take a Selfie with your CEO. Here’s our team’s selfie.
Social Siesta Announces Sponsors & Location for #SHRM12
JUNE 21, 2012
The Hilton Garden Inn ‘s official address is 2 75 Baker St NW Atlanta, GA 30313. Social Siesta Party at SHRM 2012. Yes, that’s YOU!
Roses From Wal-Mart Say One Thing: Quality
OCTOBER 11, 2011
Place: Interstate 20, me traveling from Atlanta to Birmingham. Dateline: My 20th Anniversary. Need: Flowers. One Dozen Roses. $15. Hero status.
Social Siesta Lands at #SHRM12
MAY 22, 2012
Event Registration Online for Social Siesta in Atlanta powered by Eventbrite. This event is not in any way affiliated with SHRM 2012. .
Shorten Your Long Distance Job Search
Careers Done Write
DECEMBER 30, 2014
Reach out to potential employers with a simple request: “I am moving to Atlanta in March. Research. Preparation. Networking. Marketing.
Why Don't We Headhunt People With Sh y Commutes More Than We Do?
DECEMBER 1, 2015
Take Atlanta. Only in SF. Check out this teeny, tiny apartment for vampires and those who don’t require sunlight ever for $1,200 per month.
Recruiting Alpharetta Unicorns.
JANUARY 12, 2015
Perfect candidates exist in other industries as well - in Atlanta professional sports, they''re called Alpharetta Unicorn, in a reference to the likelihood of white familes in the deep northern suburbs (over an hour from where ATL sports teams play. Or any color of unicorn, for that matter. He doesn''t exist. Recruiting
WITNESS: How Hard Is It To Be a Manager of People at McDonalds? Hard. (Snowpocalypse Edition)
JANUARY 26, 2016
How hard is it to be a manager of people at McDonalds? Like riding a bike on the freeway hard. Here's what I was observing: 1. He begged. One. 1!!!
Follow the Clean Tech Money: Proterra Receives $30 Million, JouleX Secures $17 Million, Agile Energy Raises $24 Million
Green Career Central
JUNE 13, 2011
Atlanta based JouleX was a past winner of the GE ecomagination challenge. Follow the Green Money Agile Energy GE ecomagination Joulex Proterra
This Note Will Show You the Power of Telling Candidates The Truth.
APRIL 13, 2015
Writing and some amount of attention to detail was a requirement. So we gave the candidate the feedback. Give the feedback if you can. Thank you.
3 Online Tools to Network your Way into Job
MARCH 19, 2012
Posted by Adam Justice. Social media is becoming increasingly important for job networking. LinkedIn. Only 5.7 Tweet my Jobs. ResumeBear. Technology.