Kris Dunn talks THE BEST TEAMMATES IN HISTORY: Meet Goose from Top Gun…

Let’s face it, corporate America has an epidemic – the talent in your company is always on top of WIIFM (what’s in it for me?), but rarely has an idea… Get the Rest


Leadership Lessons From Limp Bizkit

I'm Generation X.  If there was ever any doubt about that, this post should put that doubt to rest. One day last year found me rolling through airports in

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Trophies For Everyone and Saying Good Job: The Difference Between a Head Pat and Coaching…

It's always a little surprising when you're out in the world and find out many people have a fundamental issue with saying "good job." For some on the far


Kris Dunn shares The Top 100 Movie Quotes for HR Pros: #72 is Bob Sugar: “I’m Here to Fire You, Jerry”…

Recurring series at the Capitalist: The Top 100 Movie Quotes of all time for HR Pros.  In no special order, I break down the 100 movie quotes that


Kris Dunn talks Decision Time: Are you Selling a Job or Your Skills as a Recruiter On The First Call?

If you recruit for a living, we've all been there.  You're having trouble filling a position, so you've turned to sourcing candidates.  You end up with a target

Pizza Hut Continues The Tuition Aid Trend of Partnering with a Single University….

I'm on the record as saying there's no better benefit to put on your brochure than deep support for Tuition Aid.  That's especially true if you employ a


Kris Dunn talks Rajon Rondo, Slurs In The Workplace and “Maim Tom Brady”…

Ever stop and think about all the things you heard/said as a kid, and how the world has changed? Kids used to play "smear the queer" with a football

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Open-Ended Feedback Requests: Now Being Requested By a Sucker Near You…

A lot of you are in an end-of-the-year cycle when it comes to performance reviews. Which is code for the following: "This #### would be a lot easier if


Kris Dunn asks Why Don’t We Headhunt People With Sh***y Commutes More Than We Do?

When it comes to hard to fill positions in tough segments and industries, why don't we headhunt people with sh**ty commutes more than we do? We all know that

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5 Things Naming Your Conference Rooms Says About Your Leadership Style…

My boy Tim Sackett and I recently had the pleasure of being on the Meridian Knowledge L&D Hangout series, where we waxed poetic a bit on all things