I Double-Dog Dare You

Been a tough week filled with federal reviewers checking out our Head Start program.  Lots of stress and tension, every day--all day.  It will all be over by the end of the day on Thursday.   Today, my team showed off their best work, and it was more than enough to make a great impression on … Continue reading I Double-Dog Dare You

Do What You Love

A couple of months ago I started a new job; same place different responsibilities. The staff that's new to me is amazing. They are smart and talented, and patient...very patient with me as I learn the in's and out's of daily life in the Human Resources world. Intuitively, I've got it going on when it … Continue reading Do What You Love

Get Your Job Here!

This will be a quick one today.  I've had one of the longest days in my very short career (so far) as the Vice President of Human Resources.  Today, I did my first job fair to recruit high quality talent to our agency.  It was a bit hit and I'm super excited to find jobs … Continue reading Get Your Job Here!

Color Me Successful

I leafed through the book back in 1981 and took the associated tests to decide a possible career path.  I'd already declared my major as elementary education but thought, maybe, I should check out all my options.  When career counselor unveiled the results, I was most like to be a human resources administrator in a … Continue reading Color Me Successful

Welcome Back from Your Vacation

When you're on vacation, does someone do your work for you? Are there little elves who take up residence at your desk and answer your email and phone messages? Is anyone considerate enough to check your mailbox to sort through and prioritize what you should address first when you settle back in on Monday morning … Continue reading Welcome Back from Your Vacation