Fire Fast Hire Slow

HRxaminer – Fire Fast…Hire Slow Examining practical HR issues business owners and managers encounter every day This month’s topic is “Fire Fast…Hire Slow” covering both sides of the employment process. These concepts seem to go...

30-minute Interviews

Examining practical HR issues business owners and managers encounter every day Hiring New Employees: Beyond The Guessing Game May 2006 Test for the Truth You don’t have to do this hiring thing alone! If you can’t think of good questions to askin the interview,...

Telephone Screening

Examining practical HR issues business owners and managers encounter every day The Science of Telephone Screening March 2007 Telephoning Tips It’s hard to break through the candidate’s interview personae and get to the real person behind. This is even truer for...

Double Checking Candidates

Examining practical HR issues business owners and managers encounter every day Making Your list and Checking it Twice May 2007 Strategies It’s been estimated that one third of applicants falsify their employment application and 1/20 of applicants falsify key data such...

Screening Candidates

Examining practical HR issues business owners and managers encounter every day From Start to Finish – Hiring and Firing August 2009 A Better Economy Of course, I’ve been receiving calls about handling layoffs, reorganizations, pay changes, etc. However, I...

Employee Status Options

Farewell to 2009 and Happy New Year to All November 2009 Lots of Updates Another Musical Keynote Those of you who are human resource professionals seeking an opportunity to network with other HR folks, contribute to a charitable organization and hear me present...