The Truth Is, You Can’t Afford Not To.

“I really want to do this, but I don’t think we can afford it.” When I hear this statement from clients who push back on the cost of our tools and investment in professional development, it makes me want to scream out loud: YOU CAN’T AFFORD NOT TO!  I realize they clearly don’t understand exactly … Read moreThe Truth Is, You Can’t Afford Not To.

Why Talent Optimization Should Be On Your Short List for 2019

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Talent Optimization is one term that you should familiarize yourself with quickly if you want to make the most impact with your employees in 2019. While this term is ramping up traction, we predict that you will be hearing an increasing amount about talent optimization and its lasting impact for years to come. What is … Read moreWhy Talent Optimization Should Be On Your Short List for 2019

Hiring is Scary: How to Hire Great Employees

46% of newly hired employees will fail within 18 months.  – Leadership IQ The average cost of a bad hire is 30% of the employee’s annual compensation.    – US Dept of Labor Those are some scary statistics! In the spirit of Halloween, here are some tips to survive a horror movie…or how to hire great … Read moreHiring is Scary: How to Hire Great Employees

Leadership development: Are you aligning your top talent to your most important roles?

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Startup guru Ben Horowitz has a theory: The Law of Crappy People. His theory states: “For any title level in a large organization, the talent on that level will eventually converge to the crappiest person with the title.” In other words, at medium – large-sized companies, it’s common to have many people who hold the … Read moreLeadership development: Are you aligning your top talent to your most important roles?

How to fight unconscious bias during the hiring process

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Much attention has been given to the idea of representation in the movies lately. Star Wars introduced a diverse cast with Hispanic, black, and female characters. Black Panther featured black and female superheroes like never before. Women and people of color continue to push for more — and better quality — representation in the movies. … Read moreHow to fight unconscious bias during the hiring process

How to stop employee turnover in its tracks

How to stop employee turnover in its tracks

No company is safe from turnover. Turnover barres no holds when it comes to organizational size and structure. Regardless of industry, turnover can be expensive both financially and in morale. Obviously so, reducing the amount of turnover your company has to endure is ideal for all parties involved. But exactly how does a company act … Read moreHow to stop employee turnover in its tracks

Why changing your organizational culture starts with understanding it

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Using social media for hiring and other hacks for 2018

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