The CYA Report E24: Staff Unity – The Automated Employee Lunch Club

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Dawn Hrdlica, Holland Dombeck, Kris Dunn, Podcast

Hosts: Kris Dunn & Dawn Burke Producer: Holland Dombeck Music: intro  – Rage Against the Machine “Guerilla Radio” interview – Beastie Boys “Brass Monkey” close – Semisonic “Closing Time” Can’t see the player below? Click here to listen now. All episodes available on iTunes [click for archives] 00:28 – Stories of broken toes and Duran Duran. 04:50 – The gang weighs in on 1. Honest Suspicion of …

We’ve Traced The Recruiter… He’s Coming From Inside The House!!!!

Dawn Burke Audacious Ideas, Bad HR, Dawn Hrdlica

Sometimes innovative ideas suck. Check out this creepy recruiting scenario where assessing commitment went too far… I read an article from Inc. called “Weirdest and Best Interview I Ever Had”.  It is about interview processes that required, as the last part of the interview process, the final decision maker come to his home and conduct a “home interview”. Wuh.. What!? The …

The CYA Report E21: The Start-Up of You

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Dawn Hrdlica, Holland Dombeck, Podcast, Tim Sackett

The  CYA Report is a free flowing, sometimes mature discussion of HR and talent issues. On today’s show we have Ben Casnocha, co-author of the book The Start-Up of You, with an invigorating look at professional development, paralleled to startup companies in Silicon Valley. Hosts: Dawn Burke & Tim Sackett Producer: Holland Dombeck Music: intro  – Rage Against the Machine “Guerilla Radio” interview – …

Lo-Fi Adultery. 50 Shades Of Pencil Pushing.

Dawn Burke Change, Dawn Hrdlica, Driving Productivity, HR Technology

I am cheating on my hi-fi boyfriend. If it feels this good to be wrong, then I don’t want to be right. I’m putting together a succession planning/organizational development program.  This will incorporate all kinds of HR stuff.  We’re starting with a little ranking exercise, followed by a second course of figuring out why these folks are ranked that way.  …

The CYA Report E19: Judgment Calls

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Dawn Hrdlica, Holland Dombeck, Kris Dunn, Podcast

The  CYA Report is a free flowing, sometimes mature discussion of HR and talent issues. On today’s show we have Brook Manville, co-author of the book Judgment Calls, on the essence of  “going with your gut” when making big decisions. Hosts: Kris Dunn & Dawn Burke Producer: Holland Dombeck Music: intro  – Beastie Boys “Sabotage” news – Everclear “Santa Monica” interview – Everclear “Everything to …

The CYA Report E16: Death in the Employee’s Family

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Dawn Hrdlica, Holland Dombeck, Kris Dunn, Podcast

The  CYA Report is a free flowing, sometimes mature discussion of HR and talent issues. On today’s special edition  show we are bringing in Judi Braswell, VP at Behavioral Health Systems, exploring the best ways for HR professionals to approach and manage death in an employee’s family. Hosts: Kris Dunn & Dawn Burke Producer: Holland Dombeck Music: intro/outro – The Cure “Lovesong” Can’t see …

The CYA Report E15: Online Performance Mangement

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Dawn Hrdlica, Kris Dunn, Podcast

The  CYA Report is a free flowing, sometimes mature discussion of HR and talent issues. On today’s  show we are bringing in Rob Hernandez, founder of the online performance management platform gowerk. Hosts: Kris Dunn & Dawn Burke Producer: Holland Dombeck Music: intro – Beastie Boys “Sabotage” interview – Beastie Boys “Brass Monkey” interview – Beastie Boys “Ch-Check it Out” outro – Beastie Boys “Egg …

The CYA Report E13: Succession Planning

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Dawn Hrdlica, Holland Dombeck, HR, Kris Dunn, Podcast, Tim Sackett

The CYA Report is a free flowing, sometimes mature, discussion of HR and Talent Issues. On today’s episode, we have Lisa Sterling, Director of People Engagement at Ultimate Software, on the topic of Succession Planning. Hosts: Kris Dunn and Dawn Burke News: Tim Sackett Producer: Holland Dombeck Music: intro – Rage Against the Machine – “Guerrilla Radio” news – Big Pun – “I Don’t Wanna Be …

Naughty HR (ABC’s 20/20 Sticks It To Us)

Dawn Burke Bad HR, Current Affairs, Dawn Hrdlica

Did you guys see the ABC 20/20 expose’ “True Confessions”.  HR was ousted again as cutthroat, law-breaking ninnies; corporate hell at its very best (or worse). HR is the Lindsay Lohan of the office, once again in trouble and really not very sorry for being in trouble.  The Ebenezer Scrooge, the Mr. Grinch, the Bad Santa of cubeland. Cindy Shapiro, …