Street Level Influencer: Get to Know John Newton

“So wake me up when it's all over, When I'm wiser and I'm older, All this time I was finding myself, And I didn't know I was lost.” – Wake Me Up, by Avicii When I began my Street Level Influencer blog series, I didn’t imagine the response would be what it has been. Many … Continue reading Street Level Influencer: Get to Know John Newton

World Philosophy Day 2019: Revisiting What It Means to Be an HR Philosopher

“Philosophy’s main task is to respond to the soul’s cry; to make sense of and thereby free ourselves from the hold of our griefs and fears." - Sharon Lebell Happy World Philosophy Day 2019!! What a wonderful day to remember our inner thinker! In a past blog post, “What Is an HR Philosopher?” I describe … Continue reading World Philosophy Day 2019: Revisiting What It Means to Be an HR Philosopher

Social Media and the HR Professional: A Conversation with Claire Petrie

We don't have a choice on whether we DO social media, the question is how well we do it. – Erik Qualman*   I have no idea where my career would be without social media. That sounds like a hyperbolic statement at worst, or a goofy one at best. However, this is the 21st century. … Continue reading Social Media and the HR Professional: A Conversation with Claire Petrie

Street Level Influencer: Get to Know Rachel Palmer

"To any entrepreneur: if you want to do it, do it now. If you don't, you're going to regret it." - Catherine Cook, co-founder of MyYearbook. In a recent blog post, I wrote about the power of the Street Level Influencer. I argue that some of the most impactful people in our lives are right … Continue reading Street Level Influencer: Get to Know Rachel Palmer

Street Level Influencer: Get to Know Okie Smith

“A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” – Christopher Reeve In a recent blog post, I wrote about the power of the Street Level Influencer. I argue that some of the most impactful people in our lives are right in front of us! … Continue reading Street Level Influencer: Get to Know Okie Smith

Street Level Influencer: Get to Know Kristy Freewalt

“A recruiter should be viewed as a business partner, someone who is critical to the success of the business.” – Mathew Caldwell In a recent blog post, I wrote about the power of the Street Level Influencer. I argue that some of the most impactful people in our lives are right in front of us! … Continue reading Street Level Influencer: Get to Know Kristy Freewalt