It is A-OK to Take a Break In HR

It always seems to happen in the Summer.  HR & Recruiting professionals all need a break.   At some point you will see most everyone’s “Out of Office” pop up on their e-mail.   As Americans, we are consumed by work.  Our lives never seem to stop.  It is either work, family, or sleep.  I have […]

Every Rose Has It’s Thorn in HR #hrbasics

When I started out in Human Resources, I was naive.  I really didn’t know what I was getting myself into. I’m a recruiter in the Human Resources field.  I like what I do tremendously. I come home every day saying, “I love my job.” I don’t think most Americans can say that. I joined the […]

Learning to Address Change in Human Resources #shrm14

HR is always found in precarious situations.  We are able to identify strengths and weaknesses in an organization pretty rapidly.  The problem we face as professionals is how to go about making a change, or for that matter making a change at all.  We are the biggest advocates for companies.  We are the voice of […]

Why Do You Want to be in HR?

human resources, HR, HR Jobs, HR Careers

When I went back to school in 2005 to get my Master’s Degree, it had been a decade since I had stepped into a classroom.  I really didn’t know what to expect.  I knew one thing was for certain though; I wanted a different career.  I was tired of having my paycheck and livelihood dependant […]

Making a Career Transition for All the Right Reasons

Making a Career Transition for All the Right Reasons I experience it on a daily basis as an HR professional. I observe people accepting positions with higher pay. People do seem to take positions for the prestige. I observe folks who remain in their current positions for far too long only to have businesses exploit […]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Mobile #mobilerecruit

Mobile Recruiting week is sponsored by our friends, RXInsider and their new mobile app tool, CEAppCEnter. Learn more about mobile recruiting by registering for our webinar on 5/22 at 11 AM EST. Click here. Don’t forget to follow the Twitter hashtag, #mobilerecruit. Do you remember the days of the pay phone and pulling over to return a call?   Do […]