Lookin’ for HR Love in All the Wrong Places

Just a few short weeks ago the SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition rolled into New Orleans; with the volunteers and vendors and attendees there were 20,000’ish folks at this HR love fest. I enjoyed the big show; I always do. And, excepting the usual number of Debbie Downers and Negative Nancys who have since felt

The State of Employee Benefits – #SHRM17

In conjunction with the SHRM 2017 Annual Conference and Exposition, SHRM released their 2017 Employee Benefits report (you can download the report here).  There's lots of interesting information and data; one key finding is that organizations that added to their benefits offerings were most likely to do so in the wellness and health-related benefits

What’s Nexxt? – #SHRM17

Yeaterday, of at the SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition, Beyond (The Career Network) unveiled its new brand, platform and vision for the future of talent acquisition which is based on nearly 20 years of feedback and ongoing innovation. Nexxt, as it's been re-named, is being rolled out as a full-service recruiting platform for companies

A Salute to the Volunteers – #SHRM17

The big show, SHRM's Annual Conference and Exposition (SHRM17), officially kicks off tomorrow here in New Orleans; my Facebook and Twitter feeds are filled with innumerable refrains of I'm on my way and I've arrived; here's a picture of me at Cafe du Monde/eating a po'boy/drinking a hurricane!  and OMG it's humid here! (Welcome to south