February, 2007

The Arithmetic of Staffing

Staffing Talk

When my Dad taught me the arithmetic of staffing some 30+ years ago, it didn't take a CPA to understand.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

foreign affairs magazine is running an interesting web-only round-table discussion about global health policy questions. this web feature, with staged replies from a handpicked set of experts, is a valuable extension to its bi-monthly

TwSelect: Never Pay for Your Nerds Again

Staffing Talk

Ok, now my 11-year-old got into the creative artist act. She came up with the theme "Where the Nerds Come Free" for our TwSelect service

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Listening To Modest Mouse and Killers on FineTune

Staffing Talk

FineTune. Better organized than ITunes, FineTune let's you play your favorite music and construct playlists. You don't have to install the horrible ITune end-user program or get bugged constantly about installing product upgrades.

Overcoming 3 Candidate Journey Challenges

Speaker: Meghan M. Biro, CEO & Founder, TalentCulture

The future of work includes how to effectively incorporate automation and AI in your workplace, but that is not all that it's about. For HR and recruiting teams, the future of work also includes how they can upgrade their current talent and employee experiences. The three common challenges in this journey are initial outreach, onboarding, and career mobility. Join TalentCulture CEO & Founder Meghan M. Biro to learn how to navigate the talent journey from beginning to end, with the help of modern HR and recruiting strategies and automation.

How Many Nerd Chicks Does It Take To Install TwSelect?

Staffing Talk

My 13-year-old daughter came up with this

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Need Help Identifying Mysterious Ice-Man

Staffing Talk

You need people who think differently to run a staffing software company. The white thing hanging from Karl's chin is an icicle. Karl sold his car a few weeks ago and continues to ride his bike even with wind-chill temps in the -40Fs and actually temps -20F

French Advertising Campaign for Safe Driving

Staffing Talk

The Super Bowl ads sucked this year. Sorry, but the French have always had more convincing imagery. The picture above is from their recent safe-driving campaign. It says that you need to wear a seat-belt even in town because it's not just cars that get bent up at slow speeds.

How Many Nerds Does It Take to Install TwSelect?

Staffing Talk

A major goal of Tempworks this last year is to get our hosted, TwSelect product to be a 1-2-3-GO type offering. We're pretty close, and so I created this ad which I'm sure would garner a Clio if not for the fact that I lifted the idea from Vonage

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My 13-Year-Old's Remake of the Nerd Ad

Staffing Talk

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The Road Map to Improving the "Quality of Hire" in Your Organization

Speaker: Matt Craven, Talent Acquisition Project Manager, Schneider Electric

Hiring the right people and creating a strong and productive workforce is critical to the success of any organization. Likewise, bad hiring decisions will stifle an organization’s ability to expand and impact their bottom line financially. How does an organization minimize their risk? What steps do they take to improve the “quality of hire”? Most importantly, how do you measure change in quality of hire? In the end, it’s not about finding a body to fill an open requisition; it’s about bringing a person in who will be skilled, engaged, and committed. Join Schneider Electric Talent Acquisition Project Manager Matt Craven to learn how you can improve your quality of hire and bottom line.

Did You Call Her on the Phone When You Asked Her to Marry You?

Staffing Talk

We Are Marshall , a Matthew McConaughey football flick with the usual story of tragedy and rebuilding (Marshall lost its entire football team in a 1970 plane crash), offers a lot of great lessons on sales and recruiting. The climax of the film involved the new head coach challenging the university president to try one more time to get the NCAA to let them play their freshmen after their roster gets decimated by the crash.

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Selling the Sizzle, Not the Steak

Staffing Talk

Never under estimate the power of first impressions. It's a lesson I really have never learned well enough. Here's how it applies to software sales

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

we had a great "web executive seminar" session yesterday morning on "targeting high value users - the 5% that matter." i'll be writing about various aspects of the discussion in the coming days, but stephanie vance of advocacy

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

i'm very excited about a great event we have lined at the national press club on thursday, february 22, with several case studies of how organizations are tailoring their online "user experience" to engage and succeed with their high

Why (and How) to Switch to a New HR & Payroll Platform

Not all HR & payroll is the same, but it can look pretty similar. If your current platform isn’t meeting your needs, let us walk you through how to differentiate between providers and give you some tips on how to select a platform that works best for your business.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

i've very excited about a great event we have lined at the national press club on thursday february 22 with several case studies of how organizations are tailoring their online "user experience" to engage and succeed with their high

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

i just learned about the "stockholm challenge" awards to innovative information and communications technology (ict) projects that display: empowerment, equal opportunity, equality, sustainability, economic survivability, impact

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

i was reflecting again recently on an obscure example i use in presentations that demonstrates a useful point. a few years back, people started thinking about online collaboration projects and experimenting with what could be created by