Human Resources

#23 – The Part Where You Give of Yourself Instead of Giving Up – Jon Thurmond

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Jon Thurmond, Southeast Regional Human Resources Manager for Team Fishel, a utility construction firm. He’s worked in the construction, public utility, healthcare, and third party recruiting industries, in roles encompassing Employee/Labor Relations, Recruiting, Training, and HR leadership. After being unemployed a few years ago, Jon took part in a… more #23 – The Part Where You Give of Yourself Instead of Giving Up – Jon Thurmond

#19 – The Part Where You Teach Everyone to Work Out Loud – Doug Shaw

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Doug Shaw, a people and organizational development consultant, and artist. He works with people, teams and businesses worldwide, helping to solve problems, and co-create and enable more effective change in the ways people need and want to work. Doug frequently works with a blend of artistic, conversational and technological… more #19 – The Part Where You Teach Everyone to Work Out Loud – Doug Shaw

#18 – What You Achieve Is Largely Up to You – Raghav Singh

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Raghav Singh, a veteran of the HR technology industry and has  over 15 years of experience leading product management at several leading vendors including Taleo, PeopleFluent, Kenexa and Lawson. He has led talent acquisition teams at United Health Group and the World Health Organization, and has been a consultant… more #18 – What You Achieve Is Largely Up to You – Raghav Singh

#16 – The Part Where You Appreciate Everything – Matt Kaiser

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Matt Kaiser, a member of the Global Talent Acquisition team at Ericsson, a world leader in communications technology and services. Based in Singapore, Matt’s primary role is to evolve the global employer branding and recruitment strategy for Ericsson. He took a risk and moved his life and career to… more #16 – The Part Where You Appreciate Everything – Matt Kaiser

#13 – The Secret Weapon of Truth Telling – Mindy Mackenzie

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Mindy Mackenzie, an accomplished corporate executive, acclaimed speaker and author, and CEO advisor. Before starting her advisory practice, Mindy served as Chief Performance Officer of Beam, Inc., where she earned the nickname of the “Velvet Hammer.” Her career also includes five years at Campbell Soup Co, where she lived… more #13 – The Secret Weapon of Truth Telling – Mindy Mackenzie

#12 – The True Price of Drama in the Workplace – Cy Wakeman

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Cy Wakeman, President and Founder of Reality-Based, an organization that helps leaders and their teams ditch the drama, turn excuses into results, and find opportunities in every challenge they face. Cy is a dynamic national keynote speaker and New York Times bestselling author who has spent over 20 years… more #12 – The True Price of Drama in the Workplace – Cy Wakeman

#11 – Balancing Academia and the World of Work – Matthew Stollak

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Matthew Stollak, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Business Administration at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin. Matt teaches courses that cover all aspects of human resources, which includes his world-famous Business Statistics class. Stretching himself includes balancing both the world of academia and the dynamic workplace that is continually… more #11 – Balancing Academia and the World of Work – Matthew Stollak

#10 – What You Become Will Surprise You – Mark Willaman

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Mark Willaman, CEO of HRmarketer and fisher VISTA, companies he founded in 2000. In 1993 he left a well-established global employer for an HR technology startup, something quite risky at any time but especially pre-public internet. Then he launched his own startup called HRmarketer in 2002 and through boom… more #10 – What You Become Will Surprise You – Mark Willaman

#9 – When the People Part Inspires the Most – Elissa O’Brien

A special Reach West Radio show at the SHRM Talent Management Conference & Exposition welcomes Elissa O’Brien, Vice President of Membership for the largest global human resource organization, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Prior to joining SHRM Elissa was senior vice president of HR and training at WinnResidential in Boston. She also was… more #9 – When the People Part Inspires the Most – Elissa O’Brien

#8 – Workplace Culture Ain’t Noise Pollution – Jim Knight

A special Reach West Radio show at the SHRM Talent Management Conference & Exposition welcomes Jim Knight, a leading training and development expert, author and sought-after keynote speaker. Jim has worked with some of the world’s largest brands including more than 20 years with Hard Rock International where he led the renowned School Of Hard… more #8 – Workplace Culture Ain’t Noise Pollution – Jim Knight

#4 – When You Challenge Yourself in Everything New – Mary Faulkner

The Reach West Radio show welcomes Mary Faulkner, Head of Talent at Denver Water, author of Surviving Leadership Blog and a regular speaker. Mary is a talent strategist and business leader with over 10 years experience in helping organizations achieve their goals. After working on the Operations side of start-ups and small companies, Mary landed… more #4 – When You Challenge Yourself in Everything New – Mary Faulkner

How Candidate Experience Improves the Bottom Line

“I believe in what I see I believe in what I hear I believe that what I’m feeling Changes how the world appears…” —Rush, Totem After the second exercise on candidate communication, she forwarded me the link to his online venting. This after another successful Talent Board Candidate Experience Workshop focused on both sides of the recruiting and hiring… more How Candidate Experience Improves the Bottom Line