Aug. 4

Kiss My Grit >

Growing up in the 1970s, I watched the t.v. show Alice.  Each time over-the-top waitress Flo would tell diner owner Mel to “Kiss my grits,” I’d laugh.  I loved grits,  so as a kid couldn’t understand why she used the phrase as a put down or shove off as opposed to a wonderful invitation.  I get it now. GRIT, like grits, is golden.  And GRIT should be a critical consideration in hiring –…

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Jul. 31

hrQ places Melissa Debowski as Talent Management Director at Air Liquide. >

HR search led by Kim Wende.

Jul. 7

3 Reasons HR Should Pay Attention to the Amazon-Whole Foods Deal >

$13.7 billion buys a lot of organic quinoa. Lots of talk around Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods and what it means for the grocery business, farmers, those whose jobs will be lost to automation, and the retail industry as a whole.  It’s a cocktail of doom and gloom mixed with the reality of capitalism and a twist of efficiency. So it’s drinkable (unlike some of the stuff from the Whole Foods juice bar). And if you…

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Jun. 28

hrQ places Julie Lee as SVP of HR at Harbor Group Management Company >

HR search led by Kim Wende.

Oct. 2

Okura Amsterdam, Ferdinand Bolstraat 333, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands

International Conference, Amsterdam – Collaboration in a Competitive World: Driving Innovation, Efficiency and Productivity >

We are embarking on an age of collaboration, where multiple forces are coming together enabling collaboration to thrive, both inside and between organisations. Emerging disruptive technologies, globalisation, diversity of thinking, customer demands, extended communications, psychology of the emerging workforce and economic pressures are all combining to encourage teamwork, sharing and new ways of operating. Successful organisations will be those who embrace the opportunities which collaboration offers. Monday 2 October: Masterclasses…

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Jun. 6

hrQ Earns 2017 When Work Works Award >

hrQ, Inc. Recognized for Innovative and Effective Workplace Practices Receives prestigious When Work Works Award Denver, CO (June 06, 2017) - hrQ, Inc has been honored with a 2017 When Work Works Award for exemplary workplace practices. The prestigious When Work Works Award is part of the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM’s) When Work Works project, a national initiative that helps employers become more successful by transforming the way they…

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