Category Archives: Comment

I’m Worth More Than This

That comment has been made so often in my HR career when people are frustrated with the amount of their pay or pay raises.  My response is always “of course YOU are worth more”.  The pay for this job is … Continue reading

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Alligators and Alienation

The following visual comparison of average weekly wages and CPI (proxy for cost of living) instantly made me think of “when you are up to your ass in alligators it is hard to remember ….” The differences in wages as … Continue reading

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Global Business Conference 2

Global Business Forum Inspiring Leaders – October 5 – 6, 2011  –Day 2 Day Two began with a Session on Managing People. This lineup included: Patrick Lencioni (The Five Dysfunctions of A Team, Silos, Politics & Turf Wars, Getting Naked) … Continue reading

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Global Business Conference 1

The Global Business Conference in New York City provided an opportunity to meet and talk with people one would otherwise not meet, listen to respected thought leaders and spend time thinking about the ideas they shared. Continue reading

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Facebook (& Other Social Media) Faceoff

In October 2010  the courts ruled that the firing of two B.C. Workers because of their Facebook postings about work and their bosses was okay given the circumstances.  The realm of personal and corporate Social Media is a relatively new … Continue reading

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