Tag Archive | "Competitive Intelligence"

My column in the Detroit Free Press “Intagible skills give you edge in job search”

Monday, October 22, 2012

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Digital Nomads-The future of the office

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

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DigitalNomads.com is an informative site where users share experiences working away from the office; a growing workforce in the 21st century.  For a company to succeed with this option, being able to measure an employee’s performance is essential. Many people in the workforce would love to have the option to telecommute or work with co-workers off site. Working as a headhunter, I have had candidates express the desire for flexible work hours for years. Let me ask you a question, if two companies offered you the same job and title, but …

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Transitioning from traditional to digital 360 talent

Friday, February 6, 2009

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 I am amazed when I talk to some traditional talent they tell me, “I don’t know flash so I am not sure I can make the jump into digital."  Huh?  Of course you do not need to learn programming skills to get on the digital side of advertising unless you are a programmer.  What you need to do is take a proactive role in learning about the digital side of things. “It’s not rocket science folks," all the information is out there. Trust me.  Wikipedia is a great start to …

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How to avoid Crisis Reactive Mode

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

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  Crisis Reactive mode: When you have made no prior planning to an event that could possibly play out, and now it has.   Ok, if I get hit by lightning today this would be one of the most important posts I will ever write! As a headhunter this has been a consistent problem with talent. This situation can be avoided if the right steps are in place. Let me show you in dialogue format an all too familiar scenario.   Me: ring ring “Hello?”  Candidate:  "Collin, I am in the …

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