How to Prepare for Your Next Interview (Advice from Our CHRO)

I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing countless candidates, and I’m rooting for each one to be a perfect fit when I sit down to conduct an interview. I assure you that your next interviewer is your partner in the hiring process and wants you to be successful as much as you do. Why am I... View Article

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Emotional Intelligence: The One Skill You Need to Stand Out, Plus Tactics to Boost It

What are you looking for in a contractor? What are your gold standard requirements? What makes a freelance contractor stand out? I’m consistently fielding these questions and I suggest that the answer is simple – high emotional intelligence (or emotional quotient [EQ]). According to Talent Smart, 90% of high performers have high EQ, while a... View Article


How To Ensure The Right Hire

Wouldn’t it be great if we could look into the future and see if our next hire is excelling six months down the road? Will they really be the best fit for our organization? Who we hire has a profound impact on our business. A bad match costs time, money, and sometimes even morale. How... View Article


The 6 Most Influential Books According to Our CHRO

If you peek into my office, you’ll see a mixture of books lining my bookcase and on the edge of my desk. And, undoubtedly, if you look in at the right moment, you’ll catch me with one of them in my hand. While I have a habit of reading blogs and articles daily, sitting down... View Article


Five Things to Consider if You’re Thinking About Making the Move to Contracting

Companies are moving toward an agile workforce more than ever before, and the need for on-demand resources is on the rise. I find myself in Q&A sessions regularly with people interested in making the leap into contracting, eager to fill this growing need. During these conversations, I find the biggest two a-ha moments are that... View Article