Let’s End Degree Inflation

A 2017 study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics found that occupations that typically require some type of… Continue reading “Let’s End Degree Inflation”…

Reasons to Hire Military Veterans

We set aside November 11 to honor veterans and let them know how much we appreciate their service. There’s another, better way, to show your appreciation: make a veteran a job offer. Continue reading “Reasons to Hire Military Veterans”…

Let’s Eliminate Employee Probation

“Probation” has a couple of meanings, including one from our criminal justice system. Its technical definition is “the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision.” We also use it for newly hired employees, making their first few months feel like a presumption of incompetence until proven otherwise. Continue reading “Let’s Eliminate Employee Probation”…

2017 Will Be a Great Year for Hiring

Strongest Hiring Forecast in Ten Years (Courtesy of HR Today) Forty percent of employers plan to hire full-time… Continue reading “2017 Will Be a Great Year for Hiring”…

Welcome Original Thinkers

I confess, I have a thing for undervalued Wisconsin Brands. I am one, myself. Continue reading “Welcome Original Thinkers”…