5 Reasons Why You Should Use a Recruitment Agency

By Ian Preddy, VHR 5. Extended Reach For The Best Talent A recruitment agency will have access to the best talent available; this includes access to candidates that are actively seeking work, as well as talent that is currently employed elsewhere. If you use a recruitment agency, you’re statistically more likely to access the best job-seekers on the market; candidates who are …

6 Things That Make Great HR Pros Great!

By Tim Sackett The one great thing I love about going to HR and Talent conferences is that you always get reminded about what really good HR should look like.  It doesn’t mean that your shop will be there, but it gives you something to shoot for.  I’ll admit, sometimes it can be frustrating listening to some HR Pro from a …

5 Tips to Strengthen Your Organization’s Diversity Representation!

5 Tips to Strengthen Your Organization’s Diversity Representation!

We’ve been talking about Diversity and Inclusion in talent acquisition for decades. Yet, the vast majority of organizations and leaders still believe they are behind the curve when it comes to D&I representation in their organizations. Industry-leading HR expert Tim Sackett discusses 5 tips to strengthen your organization’s diversity representation and change the way your company performs in diversity and …

The Tim Sackett CoronaDiaries: Return to Work Protocols and Your MVPs!

This week on the Corona Diaries I dig into what the heck it’s going to be like when we finally all come back to work, from our Work from Home sentences! At least for the extroverts who can’t wait to get back to work, or those parents who have been locked in with their crazy kids! I also talk about …

The Tim Sackett Corona Diaries – Stupid Facts about Tim and HR Tech Marketing!

The weekly video series Corona Diaries is back and this week Tim talks stupid facts about himself and the good and bad of HR Tech Marketing during a pandemic crisis. It’s been a hot topic on the social channels this past week, with folks in both camps. Camp 1 – we have products and services that can help organizations right …

Data Protection: Is Your Company Secure?

The rising threat of malicious email attacks comes with a rising level of security concerns.  Is your company protected?   You might want to analyze your level of risk and perhaps implement some added security enhancements to keep your company safe.   Recently, after a security health check, we at HRU implemented some enhancements with the assistance of Providence Consulting (you can …

Would You Pay .5% of Your Salary to Employ Your CEO?

Graph showing that CEO pay increases at faster pace than worker pay.

Let’s say you make $50,000. That means you would pay $250 annually to keep your CEO employed. Are you willing to do that? That’s, on average, how much each employee of a Fortune 500 company pays for their corporate F500 CEO in terms of the executive compensation of a CEO. Now, I know you don’t really pay any money out of …

DisruptHR Lansing! March 19th – Call for Speakers is Open!

DisruptHR Lansing Logo

By Tim Sackett Lansing, MI is about to get all Disrupted and Stuff! Everyone already knows I’m a big believer in DisruptHR events. I’ve spoken at many, I’ve been on the team running DisruptHR Detroit from the beginning, and I decided to start DisruptHR Lansing in my own backyard! Our first event, DisruptHR Lansing 1.0 will take place in Downtown Lansing on …

How Would A College Education Be Different If You Were An Investor?

Graduation Cap traded for Money

There’s a concept that is starting to gain some steam in college tuition funding called “Income Share Agreements”. The basis of these agreements is pretty much “I” (the investor) pays “you” (the student) to go to college and get an education. Once you graduate and get a job, I take some of your annual salary for an agreed-upon time. From …