FAMILY LEAVE The United States lags behind over 70 countries now offering Paternity leave (Peck & Covert, 2014). It may take some time to catch up. But the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) revealed that major Silicon Valley companies and others have already voluntarily started the trek granting leave benefits to both women and men. Way to go Silicon Valley. Life’s Good! Others will follow. OVERTIME: … Continue reading Paid Leave! Paid Overtime! Life’s Good!
One Love is universal. My perspective ….curled up on an island with a good book. Can’t help but to think of the legendary Bob Marley’s song …One Love. Weekly photo challenge <a href=”https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/one-love/”>One Love</a> Continue reading One Love: The Challenge..The Meaning
Some stories must be told. It was the spring of 2003, after experiencing discomfort and a series of medical tests, the news was relayed to her…my little 30-year-old sister. Not only did they find a lump in her breast but it was also malignant. Visits to Specialists left her with two options; remove the breast, or embark on a series of chemo treatment. The option … Continue reading Legacy: What’s Love Got to do with it?
In a major survey with human resource executives, managers, and more Forbes Magazine writer Dan Schawbel predicts 10 workplace trends expected in 2016. These are based on companies doing more with fewer resources in the midst of advances in technology and security issues arising as a result. Some challenges include the war for talent, adapting to change, and the need for workforce training. Compare and Contrast … Continue reading Workplace Trends
Inspired by LRCC Women of Excellence including Pauline Grant, CEO BrowArd Health North, Dr. L.Sam who climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro for Freedom challenge, and Channel 7 Danielle Knox. Roxanne Valies candidate for State Rep District 95 introduced Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Guest Speaker. Candidates for 2016 state of Florida elections were presented. Most of us long to achieve success in whatever way we can. These individuals … Continue reading Women of Excellence
The challenges of life can often be scarey. But you know what’s worse? Not having tried at all. Today, let’s be encouraged to take the leap! Go after your dreams! Goals! Aspirations! Whichever way, you will be a success for having tried. Go ahead….leap! <a href=”https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/leap/”>Leap</a> Continue reading Take the Leap
Daily prompt: A classic question, revisited: what are the five items you must have on a deserted island? The results are in! 5 Desert island essentials polled are: Water &/or filtration bottle for purification Tent Knife lighter or matches Warm clothes <a href=”https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/five-items/”>Five Items</a> Continue reading Survive! Desert Island Must Haves
If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I would spend the first four hours sharpening my axe. … Continue reading If I had 6 hours….
I never dreamed of a career in Human Resources. From an early age, I would look to the stars and dream of being involved in healthcare, or the airline industry. Of course these are two very different industries but my passion for people was evident from then. After graduating high school, I got the dream call for an interview as a flight attendant. I am … Continue reading How I Became a Human Resource Manager
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Marriages. Births. Graduations. Careers. Deaths. To everything there is a season. Today’s prompt encouraged us to examine our lives. What season are we in? We plant in the Springtime, and in the Summer we nurture, support, develop, improve. Then reap the flow of our work in the Fall. In the Winter with its stabbing cold, we prepare the way for yet another springtime. It’s the same … Continue reading Seasons of Our Lives
Arhhh do I have to get up? Can’t I just call in? Do I need to go to school? Is it morning already? Arhhh!! It’s not uncommon to hear these complaints in the mornings from our young ones, teens, employees and all. So for the benefit of (blogging 101’s daily post challenge) my college daughter asked that I create a magic widget that will … Continue reading Widetize! World’s Best Widget