Are You Overworking Recruiting?

  All of us over at Dovetail Software are pretty excited to be adding new talent to the team.  So naturally we all like to get in on the act with sharing the job openings with our networks via Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Vine, Klout, Quora, Yelp, Circle and so on.  I posted up the […]

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A Look Ahead

Hey there! It’s been a pretty quiet year on the blog, though that doesn’t mean I was idle by any means.  Some of the highlights from 2013 included publishing my first book and a lot of speaking events, including keynoting several state SHRM events and my first overseas engagement.  I was lucky enough to work […]

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#GivingTuesday – Help Us End Childhood Hunger

It’s been a crazy busy year around these parts, as you may have noticed from the lack of posts.  Sorry.  I’ll try to do better.  Scout’s honor. Looking back on the year, though, there is no question that the highlight was the great SHRM Kickball event in June.  A great game, a great time, and […]

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Why My Cardinals, In Fact, Do Not Suck

Baseball is a game of passions, especially for those of us raised on it.  Every so often, it fuels some vitriol that needs to be answered.  This is one of those moments. Drew Magary shared a post yesterday, “Why Your Cardinals Suck.”  You can read it here.  I’d like to share some thoughts overall, then […]

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ND SHRM Swag Video

With special guests John Friend,Jenna Wilm, Josh Rock, Amber Unser, Roxanne Hanson and Stephanie Winterquist working the camera!  

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The Best #HRTechConf Ever?

  “Somewhere in the world is the world’s worst doctor. And what’s truly terrifying is that someone has an appointment with him tomorrow morning.” – George Carlin, American icon. Logically, that has to be true.  Not all are created equal, so one of them has to be the worst. Thinking about this year’s HR Technology […]

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No Kid Hungry – The 30-day UNChallenge

  With the amazing success of our SHRM Kickball game, we’ve taken a little time to bask in the glow of the work we did and the impact we’ve all had.  (You were part of that, right?  If not, it’s never too late.  You can kick in a few dollars here and help change a […]

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SHRM Kickball Wrap-Up

By now, you’ve hopefully seen all the posts and tweets about the kickball game at SHRM13.  We couldn’t be more proud of what we accomplished. Huge thanks to our sponsors, Dovetail Software and Dice, for helping us make it a reality. Also, of course, thanks to SHRM for bringing us together and supporting our efforts […]

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Help Us Fight Childhood Hunger

Tuesday, June 11th is a special day for us.  Dovetail has partnered with Dice to sponsor SHRM Kickball on Sunday, June 16th in Grant Park, Chicago.  Tuesday is our tweetathon.  Dovetail has offered $1 per tweet that day, up to $1000.  Our friends at cFactorWorks offered to match that amount, doubling our impact. When we […]

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SHRM Kickball and No Kid Hungry

There is, deeply embedded into our collective psyche, the drive to do good.  Specifically, good for others, for those who can’t do for themselves.  And good in a way that can change someone’s life.  Last June, at the SHRM Annual conference in Atlanta, Dovetail sponsored a small hockey game in the park.  Aside from earning […]

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