February, 2009

"Crowdsourced Job Hunt"

Feb 27, 2009 Posted by

My friend, Charlie Wood, has taken a unique approach to finding his recently laid off sister a new job.  Charlie is offering a $500 “bounty” (otherwise known as a referral fee), for the person that finds his sister her next job.  According to Charlie (in his blog post)… It occurred to me that she would […]


Quite the Job Description…

Feb 26, 2009 Posted by

Not sure if I want to laugh or cry.  Apologies in advance for the profanity. Technorati Tags: recruiting, career, job description


Does Your Technology Vendor Put the Ass in SaaS?

Feb 25, 2009 Posted by

One thing has become quite apparent over the past 3 years…most HR buyers still don’t understand Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).  Much of the confusion can be attributed to the many vendors that have attempted to rebrand their hosted offering as SaaS combined with salespeople’s inability to articulate how their company actually delivers their SaaS model and the […]


What Differentiates the Leading-Edge HR Executives?

Feb 10, 2009 Posted by

Last week at the Strategic e-HR Conference, Tod Loofbourrow, Chairman of Authoria, shared his view about those HR executives that “get it”.  I think they were spot on.  I am paraphrasing them, but the three critical skills he sees as differentiating progressive CHROs from the rest of the class are: Business acumen.  They have a […]