Nobody Wants Those Crummy Trump Jobs

Laurie Ruettimann Change, Change Management, Culture, Current Affairs, Immigration, Laurie Ruettimann

I’m unabashedly libertarian in my politics. I don’t think government can solve anything that you can’t fix yourself. There are exceptions, of course. You can’t fight systemic problems like racism and sexism that are baked into our operating system. Like a computer virus, those problems require intervention beyond our individual capabilities. But, for the most part, you’re accountable for bringing …

Not All Brown People Need H1-B Visas: Immigration and Cognitive Bias

Laurie Ruettimann Bad HR, Immigration, Laurie Ruettimann

Not all Asian people are STEM workers. Not every brown person needs an H1-B visa. And not every black guy plays basketball. I know, I know. Sounds condescending. Except I worked in Human Resources and I’ve been where some of you are — explaining tha Reverse Stretch Marks t Ernesto Perez “has his papers” and wants to work in the …