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Executive Innovation host Carrie Chitsey Wells has Ira Wolfe, President of Success Performance Solutions, on the show. They talk about what is keeping HR executives and hiring managers up at night. Show highlights: 1. Hiring and Recruiting technology innovation: it’s not the future, if you haven’t started, you are behind. 2. Chatbots: are they good […]

You’re Screening Job Candidates Wrong

You’re Screening Job Candidates Wrong

3 strategies that will change the way you screen One day employees seem to be on the top of the world, firing on all cylinders. The next day their lives and careers implode.  Why does this happen? Why does this happen? A lack of emotional intelligence may provide the answer. Despite extensive research to the […]

Men Lie, Women Lie, Numbers Don’t. – Why We Need Better Hiring Data

Men Lie, Women Lie, Numbers Don’t. – Why We Need Better Hiring Data

9 out of 10 Hiring decisions are still based on “gut instinct.” This isn’t only a huge problem; it’s downright scary—and really expensive too. As recruiters and hiring managers we all make mistakes. That’s just human nature. Unintended bias just royally screws up our judgment.  As it turns out, humans are very good at specifying […]

What If It Wasn’t Bad Millennial Attitude but Low Emotional Intelligence?

Sociology professor Tony Campolo said, “I am convinced we don’t live in a generation of bad kids. We live in a generation of kids who know too much too soon.” That shifts the conversation from attitudes about a generation of immature, narcissistic, and spoiled young adults to one of emotional intelligence. (Note: To be fair, […]