Maren Hogan is Having a Moment

Maren Hogan is having a moment. Maren runs a marketing firm called Red Branch Media, and she can write about anything from recruiting to technology with a level of sophistication that rivals any analyst in Silicon Valley, New York or Boston. I am jealous. Maren is also a savvy entrepreneur with an informed opinion on…

The Site You Need to Know: Performance I Create

When someone asks me to show them innovative thinking in HR blogging, I send them to Performance I Create. It’s a multi-contributor blog that covers human performance improvement, training/learning and development, process improvement, instructional design, human resources, communication, social media, leadership, and productivity. The writers are bold, experienced and compassionate individuals who just want to…

Cuba Libre

Hi, everybody. Just a quick note to let you know that I’ll be on hiatus for the next few weeks. I’m getting organized, closing down some projects and heading off to Havana. I’m not going dark, though. I’ll have new content up and ready for you. I’ll be writing about outstanding and impressive HR bloggers.…

Havana Hiatus

You guys, I’m ready for my November hiatus. Last year, I ran a marathon. Then I spent the month of November in Australia and Rome. This year, November is just as glorious. I went to the ear doctor, Walmart, and Petsmart. But life is about to get a little exciting. I’m off to Havana, next…

Lee Hecht Harrison

I’m taking the day off. If you need something to read, check out Nick Corcodilos’s piece on Lee Hecht Harrison. (They are an outplacement company that misappropriated some of Nick’s materials over at Ask the Headhunter®.) Crooks, liars or fools? You pick.