HR Consulting

Ascent Management Consulting Announces Radical New Approach to Performance Management

By HR Vendor News | December 30, 2009

December 30, 2009/—Oro Valley, AZ— — Engagement Leadership, a new and radical approach to managing employee performance, will “give organizations an alternative to worn out annual performance reviews,” announced Ascent Management Consulting’s founder, Kevin Herring. “This change is long overdue in most organizations,” said Herring. “Senior leaders, line managers, and workers alike have been calling…

Human Resources Doing it Online

By HR Vendor News | December 18, 2009

Bodega Bay, Calif. /December 17, 2009 – Want to be influential in the online HR Community? Here’s a look at how the top 25 Online Influencers in Human Resources do it: – Over half of the people on the list have more than one blog. – Only 20% actually work in an HR job. –…

HR Allen Consulting Services Offers a New HR Compliance Product for Franchises and New and Growing Businesses

By HR Vendor News | December 11, 2009

Citrus Heights, CA – December 7, 2009 – HR Allen Consulting Services announced today that it is now providing a new HR Compliance package called “HR Start-Up Kit™” for franchises and new and growing businesses. This new product will provide businesses with a full line of labor law compliance forms and posters to get them…

Fixing a Boss (and oneself)

By HR Vendor News | November 19, 2009

November 18, 2009 – Oro Valley, AZ – Leadership and performance turnaround expert Kevin Herring challenges in this month’s Management In Real Life column employees who have difficulties with their bosses. Herring confronts the issue of weaknesses every leader has while concurrently raising the issue of employees contributing to the problem by how they respond,…

California Employers Indicate a Jobless Recovery is on Horizon

By HR Vendor News | November 17, 2009

Employers Group (EG) completed an organization-wide survey for the Los Angeles County Business Federation (BizFed), a Los Angeles County based business alliance. This survey underscores EG’s continued advocacy efforts on the local, state, and national level. Highlights of the survey reveal that Southern California will continue to lag far behind the rest of the nation’s…

Job hunters test drive a career opportunity with Agent Day in the Life.

By HR Vendor News | October 23, 2009

Cleveland, OH October 23/ – Shaker Consulting Group’s Virtual Job Tryout® has recently been deployed by a leading property and casualty insurance company to attract, educate and engage candidates. The on-line experience virtually presents a day in the life of an independent insurance agent. The Agent Day in the Life allows candidates to complete a…

From Arbita Research: Recruitment Marketing Isn't Meeting Shifting Candidate Behavior

By HR Vendor News | October 23, 2009

Minneapolis, MN – October 15, 2009 -– Candidate behavior has shifted over the past several months and the recruitment community has failed to keep pace, based on new research from the respected Recruitment Genome Project. But recruiters can stay ahead of the curve by implementing six forward-thinking recruitment marketing initiatives in 2010, according to Arbita,…

Businesses Get a Leg-Up on 2010 with Employers Groups Annual WELU Events

By HR Vendor News | October 19, 2009

LOS ANGELES, CA, October 20, 2009 -– Speakers from the Disney Institute, Richard Simmons, and other top Employment Law attorneys are teaming up with Employers Group this fall to prepare businesses with the latest workplace trends and legislation facing employers in 2010. Employers Group will be hosting four Workplace Employment Law Updates (WELU) throughout California…

Berkshire Associates Honored for Outstanding Minority Business Contributions

By HR Vendor News | October 15, 2009

COLUMBIA, MD— – The Greater Baltimore Committee named Berkshire Associates a finalist in the 2009 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards due to its contributions to the growth and expansion of the minority business community in the greater Baltimore region. President & Founder, Dawn S. Hyde, SPHR, is honored to have Berkshire’s efforts recognized. “I am…

INTERACTION ASSOCIATES NAMED FINALIST IN 6th ANNUAL STEVIE AWARDS FOR WOMEN IN BUSINESS Stevie Award Winners to Be Announced in New York on November 13

By HR Vendor News | October 14, 2009

CAMBRIDGE, MA -– October 15, 2009 -– Interaction Associates (IA), the 40-year global leader in performance improvement and developing leaders, has been named a Finalist in the 6th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business in the category, “Community Involvement Program of the Year.” Interaction Associates earned its finalist position in part because of its…