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Archive for July, 2012

What Good Parenting Can Teach You About Managing a Virtual Workforce

Last week, I met 3 HR friends at a local diner. We caught up on work and life. As our conversation unfolded, it became clear that there were some striking similarities between our personal and professional situations. “Sheila” was dealing with her soon-to-be new role as a “virtual parent” — her oldest daughter is going Read more »

Isn’t it Ironic: Business Through the Eyes of Ted

   Unless you’re living under a rock, you’ve probably heard the buzz about the box office sensation, Ted. It’s the story of John, who makes a childhood wish for his teddy bear to come to life. The wish is magically granted and his bear, Ted, becomes John’s constant companion. Hysteria ensues when John’s cuddly little Read more »

Turn Stumbling Blocks into Stepping Stones with Speed Networking

In our previous post, Speed Networking Goes To Work, we revealed the details and benefits of speed networking and explored how in-house speed networking events help HR and Management to improve employee engagement, build teams and enhance corporate culture. Today, let’s delve below the surface for a moment, and explore the less tangible benefits to Read more »