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Leadership Alliance Welcomes Carolyn Humphrey and John Anderson

Leadership Alliance welcomes two new consultants to our team, Carolyn Humphrey, Ph.D. and John Anderson, Ph.D. Since joining the company this past January, both John and Carolyn have been bringing their extensive and diverse experience to support our client companies … Continue reading

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Generation Z enters the workforce

As Generation Z prepares to enter the workforce, many employers are asking, “How can we prepare? What can we expect from this generation, as opposed to Millennials?” Ryan Jenkins, a columnist and speaker who helps organizations engage with younger generations … Continue reading

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Assessment Tools Ranked in Top 3 of Importance for Talent Acquisition

As 2017 approaches, companies are reassessing their talent acquisition needs and budgets. In preparation, LinkedIn completed a comprehensive survey of human resource professionals and compiled their findings in their “Global Recruiting Trends 2017” report. According to their blog, “The report … Continue reading

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Are you prepared for a leadership deficit?

2015 marked a 16-year high for CEOs that left their current position, leaving the boards of those companies to fill the vacancy as best they can. And, more and more, businesses are not prepared for this eventuality in their senior … Continue reading

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Amanda Wellford joins the Leadership Alliance team

Leadership Alliance wants to welcome the newest member of our team, Amanda Wellford. Amanda comes to us with an impressive background, working with small businesses as well as Fortune 500 companies, to implement best-in-class talent management services for over 15 … Continue reading

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6 Ways to become a better interviewer right now

What’s the goal when you sit down to an interview? It’s your job to make sure that the interaction flows reasonably smoothly, keep the questions brief,  and give the candidate an opportunity to show his or her true capability for … Continue reading

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Help, I think I hired a psychopath!

Here’s a surprising statistic: studies indicate that 4% of the population are psychopaths— 1% women and 3% men. That’s 1 in every 25 Americans. If you’ve been in the workplace long enough, it stands to reason that someone, somewhere that … Continue reading

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Avoiding Interview Bias (the boss does not want your resume)

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal, titled “Why bosses are turning to ‘blind hiring’,” raised some interesting points about our personal biases and how they impact our interviewing. Whether we are willing to admit it or not, we … Continue reading

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