Personality Assessments

I’ve had the good fortune of spending time with some researchers who want to know what I think about personality assessments at work. Why me? Well, because I see a lot of HR products and platforms. They wanted to know if I think technology can predict good hires from bad ones. Can algorithms and assessments…

Self-Leadership Training

Why are we doing this to ourselves? Is work a negative force in your life? Are you frustrated and angry? Do you wonder, “How can this continue even one more day?” I’ve been there. In this video, I tell the story of hitting rock bottom in my work life and how I started to take…

Virtual Assistant Needed

Hey, everybody. I’m Laurie Ruettimann. The rumors are true. I need a partner and collaborator to help my business grow. I’m interested in working with a virtual assistant who has 5+ years of experience with online brands, businesses, or personalities. The ideal partner will know how to automate business processes, streamline inefficient methods, and enhance…

Professional Detachment

Do you take everything at work too seriously?  Maybe you need to learn the power of professional detachment.   When I worked at a company called Kemper Insurance, my job was to provide HR services to our mergers and acquisitions department. Instead of calling it M&A, we called it Capital Development. Except it didn’t make…