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The Most Perfect You

Okay, time to fess up.  I’m NOT perfect.  I know I know… this probably comes as a great shock to many of you.  <ahem, sarcasm>  Recently, I did something I’m… Get the Rest

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You Have So Much Potential

If you were MENSA eligible, would you join the organization? For me, the answer is a resounding NO. The main reason is... it would screw with me, and

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Which HR Meme Are You?

Let's face it... we're all cartoon caricatures even when we're not trying to be. You're a meme, I'm a meme and everyone we know is a meme. Let’s

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#FeedbackIs4Suckers

Recently I asked someone for feedback. I do this all the time. Normally I direct the witness, but this particular time, I did not. He gave heartfelt constructive

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How To Speak CFO: A Primer For HR

So here's the thing: CFOs don't actually hate HR professionals---they just don't understand them. As a resource to you, the faithful Fistful of Talent reader, I've created a

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Why I Don’t Wear A Seat Belt

So, when I was about 16 or so I saw a guy flip a Camaro. It was on a country Texas road (we call them FMs as in

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Oops–I Deleted the HR Department

(DEARBORN, MI) – Last night, during a routine server swap, John Davies, IT Director at Kapper Media, inadvertently deleted the company’s entire HR department, sources confirm. “All the files,

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The Definitive Miley Cyrus Guide to HR

As told through her latest (and greatest?) album... Bangerz. Her distinct and deep knowledge of HR is woven into the tapestry of her latest album. Don't hate her

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Snorting Chaos

Here’s the call to action: I’d like for you to do four things for me next week: (1) throw out your plan for the week, (2) stop preparing

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Do You Suffer From ODB?

ODB stands for Online Degree Bias. It’s defined by your preference for or against online degrees. If you’re not sure… let’s check. This is a list of 30 accredited