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WEBINAR – Walking Dead: Reviving Your Talent Networks!

You have a bunch of zombies surrounding your career website right now, and you don’t even know it. They stumble around and look at your content, lurk at your jobs… Get the Rest

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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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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

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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

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#Paris – The Enemy of My Enemy Is My Friend

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my career, it’s that every manager of people or talented individual contributor has a shelf life. Not sure what I’m talking

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That’s What The Money Is For

With your best people, there's always a rub that emerges. Who owns the idea? Let me rephrase: You can have the best people that are just really good at making

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The FOT Sonic Video: Visit Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett at HR Tech 2015!

Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett are hitting the road this month, and they're coming to a town near you (email subscribers click through for video - recorded in

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CAREER ADVICE: Never Let Your Boss Tell You How Other People Feel About You Without Forcing These 2 Questions…

Dateline: Somewhere in Corporate America. The Scene: A C-Level is telling the HR pro who reports to him what another C-level thinks about her performance (hint---it's not glowing). The Mistake:

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If You Want a Culture of Feedback, You Should Measure the Sensitivity of Those You Hire

Feedback has never been on the menu for most of us, people. Here's a taste of what I'm talking about from the aptly-named Tim Sackett Project: Here are the

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The 5 Best Cultural Fit Scenes from Hollywood…

Cultural fit. You know it's real, but you hate it when a hiring manager who is an absolute dufus goes with the most general feedback possible: "I just didn't