social media and cultural conflict

Is Your Company’s Culture In Conflict With Social Media Trends?

I had the opportunity to speak this week on a panel for the Technology Association of Georgia. The topic–as an overwhelming number of panel topics seem to lean–was around social… Get the Rest

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Where do you see yourself in 5 years? (This question is the pits.)

If you told me at 23 that I’d be spending my St. Patrick’s Day weekend debating paint samples and watching The Talented Mr. Ripley on Netflix with my

positive self talk

Your Employment Brand is Making Me Feel Bad.

I spend my Saturday mornings coaching for Girls on the Run (GOTR), a transformational youth development program, teaching life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons and running games. The ultimate goal

cvs mission

CVS: Put This In Your Pipe And Smoke It. Wait…

News dropped yesterday that CVS would be ending sales of tobacco products in their 7,600 stores nationwide this fall, citing that the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco

usablilitymatters

Gin, Juice, & Your Application Process

Among America’s favorite past times, enjoying a few cold ones during a given week is right up there with baseball and reality TV.  Just take a look at

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Employer Branding: Hire a damn professional.

A quick Google search on employment branding generates over 2.8M results that can more or less be lumped into three groups: HR pundits, thought leaders if you will, griping

Orange is the new black

Orange Is the New Black—Career Advice from an Unlikely Source

Like most unexciting couples in their late 20’s at any age, my fiancé and I are TV binge-watchers (a nice bottle of wine + six hours to kill

Cara Lucas

Five Things You Need to Know About @CaraLucas44

Hey FOT Nation! I'm interrupting your regularly scheduled HR programing to share five things you need to know about FOT's new Editor, Cara Lucas. 1. She was a former

this week in human resources 10.28.13

Five Things You Need to Know This Week…

Hello and welcome to another great week with FOT. Kick your Monday off right with these five must-reads: 1. Why Hire An MBA When You Can Rent One? A growing number

five things you need to know 10.20.13

Five Things You Need to Know This Week…

Hello and welcome to another great week with FOT. Kick your Monday off right with these five must-reads: 1. The World's Most inDemand Employers: 2013. The most sought-after employers based on billions