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Unlocking Values in the Workplace

For those of you who have followed my blogging up to this point, I hope a few things stand out to you: 1) I love my business and the industry we are in (staffing) 2) My kids (all 11 years and under) teach me some major business lessons 3) I try to learn every day […]

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Our Year in Review

Wow! What an incredible year we’ve had at Vernovis. We have an amazing team of people who have continued to build a company established around its values of Integrity, Collaboration, and Extraordinary Service – while achieving outstanding results in finding people jobs. So many highlights to consider: • We were named to Lead Magazine’s 2016 […]

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Finding Gratitude in the Workplace

Having grown up in Northeast Ohio, I am a lifelong Cleveland sports fan. So, you can imagine my response when I was recently invited to attend Games 7 of the World Series: “Are you kidding me?? No really. Is this a joke? Heck yeah I’m in!!!” Then the result: two consecutive losses by my beloved […]

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What my kids teach me about workforce dynamics Part 4 of 4

This is the fourth in a four-part series that will explore workplace personalities, and how different, unique strengths can be properly honed to achieve a balanced team. So if you have kept up with my series, you know that we are exploring my kids as a study in workplace dynamics. So far, we’ve learned that […]

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What my kids teach me about workforce dynamics Part 3 of 4

This is the third in a four-part series that will explore workplace personalities, and how different, unique strengths can be properly honed to achieve a balanced team. If you’ve followed my first two posts, you will see that I am breaking down my kids as a means to study employee and workplace dynamics. Now besides […]

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What my kids teach me about workforce dynamics Part 2 of 4

This is the second in a four-part series that will explore workplace personalities, and how different, unique strengths can be properly honed to achieve a balanced team. This is my second post on what my kids have taught me about workplace dynamics. If you missed the first, please click here to see the introduction to […]

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What my kids teach me about workforce dynamics Part 1 of 4

This is the first in a four-part series that will explore workplace personalities, and how different, unique strengths can be properly honed to achieve a balanced team. Being a parent is one of the most meaningful, hardest, wonderful, exhausting jobs in the world. Scratch that, being a parent is absolutely all of those and then […]

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The Evolution of Corporate Technology

I am fortunate and excited to be on the host committee for the Comspark Innovation Tech Summit that is scheduled to take place in Cincinnati – October 26, 27 2016.  I’ve personally spent 17 years serving the IT field and most of that has been corporate IT departments.  What I have noticed, experienced, and had […]

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Staffing and Candidate Relationships Must Change

Staffing firms handling of candidates has evolved into fast food style relationship as opposed to being a more precise, thought out interactions.  This is harmful to both parties, and also impacts the ultimate quality of placement that occurs with a client.  I think candidates deserve more when working with a recruiter and should begin demanding […]

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