Facebook Has A Prom – You Weren’t Invited…

Kris Dunn Culture, Engagement and Satisfaction, Generations, Retention

This is going to make your annual employee appreciation luncheon look a little stale: "It’s true: Facebook held a prom for its employees in San Francisco last night at the Metreon. The shopping mall-cineplex’s fourth floor was tastefully decorated with white flowers, and the gathered Facebookers were dressed up — and so youthful, you might think it was an actual …

I’m Declaring Today a National “Hug It Out With HR Day”…

Jennifer McClure Engagement and Satisfaction, Jennifer McClure, Recognition, Retention, Total Rewards

Have you given the business equivalent of a hug to your HR professional today? If not (and my guess is that you haven’t EVER done that), then I’d like to suggest that you try it just once. C’mon. You can do it… O.K., maybe instead of actually hugging them, you could say “Thanks” every once in awhile and ensure that …

Kelly Dingee Doesn’t Talk Like Folks From Around Here…

Kris Dunn Sourcing

Check out FOT teammate Kelly Dingee’s latest AIRS Sourcing Report today.  She doesn’t talk like you and me – not saying that’s a bad thing, I’m just saying… Case in point, here’s a search string from the report: SEARCH STRING: (@shpe.org OR @henaac.org OR @maes-natl.org OR @shpefoundation.org OR @nacme.org OR @hacu.net OR @swe.org) (alumni OR student) (officer OR president OR …

Meet Jessica Lee

Kris Dunn Uncategorized

Jessica Lee is a Vice President for Talent Acquisition at APCO Worldwide, a global PR firm headquartered in the heart of Washington, D.C. She spends most of her time recruiting, but she’s an HR generalist at heart. So go ahead! Throw an employee relations issue her way – she’s not scared. When Jessica’s not hammering a candidate to determine Motivational …

Meet Christine LeLacheur – Covering Recruiting for Fistful of Talent…

Kris Dunn Uncategorized

Christine LeLacheur is a Branch Manager for Executrade in Calgary, specializing in placements in the booming energy industry. NOTE – full bio on the way below…. See Christine’s Riffs and Rants on Fistful of Talent by clicking here… ___________________________________________________________________________________ 10.5 QUESTIONS WITH CHRISTINE LELACHEUR 1.  The elevator just closed and you’ve got 30 seconds to pitch the random reader on …

Meet Michael Homula – Covering Talent and Recruiting for Fistful of Talent…

Kris Dunn Uncategorized

Michael Homula is the founder of Bearing Fruit Consulting, a national recruiting consulting firm based out of Michigan.  Prior to founding BFC, Michael served as a Director of Recuiting/Talent Management for multiple companies in the Financial Services industry.  Back in those days, Michael would remove overdraft protection for any candidate rejecting an offer.  Now Michael has to work at it …

Meet Michael Wolfe – Covering Corporate Recruiting for Fistful of Talent…

Kris Dunn Uncategorized

Michael Wolfe is a HR Manager for SourceMedical, a medical software firm focused on solutions for the outpatient surgery and therapy markets.  As part of his role with SourceMedical, Michael spends a lot of time recruiting, and talking to "interesting" candidates.  When he’s not at SourceMedical, Michael’s checking the reception on his blackberry constantly to make sure he’s digital, not …