Books & Publications

Recruit Faster. Hire Smarter. Retain Longer.

As one of America’s experts on hiring and workforce trends, Success Performance Solutions founder and President Ira S Wolfe is a prolific writer. In addition to writing well over 1,000 articles and blog posts, he is the author of five books.  The most popular titles are listed below.

Recruiting In The Age Of Googlization

by Dr. Ira Wolfe

A blockbuster story about what happens when the science of people, jobs, and technology collide. This book will teach you the best recruitment practices that organizations use to automate routine and repetitive tasks such as posting jobs, building communities with social media, and responding to candidates quickly and often.

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Geeks, Geezers and Googlization

by Dr. Ira Wolfe

Baby Boomers are lingering in the workplace. Gen Xers are growing impatient. Millennials (Gen Y) are knocking at HR’s door in record numbers. All this is occurring while technology, including social media, is transforming the mode and pace of communication. In his latest book, Ira Wolfe tackles one of the biggest challenges facing companies and management today – managing, engaging, and satisfying the multi-generational workforce.  The book in-depth background into each generation, highlights of challenges from tattoos to technology, and recommendation to recruit, manage, and motivate the four working generations.

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Perfect Labor Storm 2.0: Workforce Trends That Will Change the Way You Do Business

by Dr. Ira Wolfe
Since the mid 1990s author Ira S Wolfe has tracked the past and future careers of workers while studying  demographic and socio-economic trends set against a background of an unprecedented pace of technological advancement. When Wolfe first introduced The Perfect Labor Storm Generation X was the youngest generation. Since that time, Millennials and now Generation Z have assumed that position while the oldest Gen X are now 50+ years old. The Perfect Labor Storm details multiple factors converging that can’t be ignored.

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Understanding Business Values and Motivators

by Dr. Ira Wolfe

Understanding Business Values and Motivators is THE 21st Century manager’s primer to understanding how to motivate employees and how managers can tap into those motivators to encourage continuous productivity improvement, improved morale, and peak performance. Wolfe provides valuable and easily applied tips and techniques that every manager can use right away to motivate employees.

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