Archive for the Podcasts Category

Slidecast: Working with Generation Y

Our latest slidecast for the Austin Human Resource Management Association deals with the impact the Millenials (Generation Y, the Net Generation) are having on the workforce and ways that employers are attracting their talent. Doug Douglas of Stark Talent will be speaking on this topic during AHRMA’s […]

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The 10 Commandments of Employment Eligibility Verification

1-55-64. Those are the magic numbers Kevin Lashus, the Managing Partner of the Austin, Texas office of Jackson Lewis LLP, says employers need to know when processing Forms I-9. In this interview, he also discusses employer responses to DREAM Act-lite, the Obama Administration’s recent action to allow […]

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New Podcast: The Learn to Earn Pathway

In this month’s podcast, Mike Coffey interviews Dr. Mark Milliron, Chancellor of WGU Texas, about the learn to earn pathway – how adult learners can succeed in their efforts to develop new professional competencies and how employers can support those efforts. Dr. Milliron will be the luncheon speaker […]

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Slidecast: The NLRB’s “Ambush Election” Rule and Other Pro-Union Activities

In this month’s Legal & Regulatory Podcast for the Austin Human Resource Management Association, I visited with Chris Bourgeacq, an employment law attorney with AT&T, about the recent pro-union actvities initiated by the National Labor Relations Board. Chris will be the host of the AHRMA Legal and […]

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Social Media in the Workplace

In the latest of my interviews with employment-law experts to promote the Austin Human Resource Management Association’s Legal and Regulatory Roundtable, I interviewed Allison Bowers about social media issues in the workplace. We discussed the NLRB’s recent actions concerning employer monitoring of employee’s social media activities as […]

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Podcast: Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow

In our latest Legal & Regulatory Podcast with the Austin Human Resource Management Association, I interview Connie Cornell, an Austin employment law attorney, about terminations and unemployment compensation. Connie is a founding partner of Cornell Smith & Mierl, LLP, an Austin based labor and employment law firm […]

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Austin HR Podcast: OFCCP Enforcement Trends

The Austin Human Resource Management Association will be hosting their annual Diversity Day event on October 26th. Before you roll your eyes, this won’t be a room full of people singing Kum Ba Yah. The day will be full of important information business leaders need in order […]

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Slidecast: The HR Pro’s Guide to Navigating Corporate Politics

To give it a little visual aspect, I created a slidecast of my recent podcast interview with Jeremy Eskenazi of Riviera Advisers. He is speaking at the joint meeting of the DFW Staffing Management Association and DallasHR on March 16th. You can register at the DFWSMA website. […]

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The HR Pro’s Guide to Navigating Corporate Politics

On March 16th, Jeremy Eskenazi of Riviera Advisors will be presenting this topic to a joint meeting of the DFW Staffing Management Association and Dallas HR. Jeremy’s presentation has been approved by HRCI for one strategic recertification credit! This event is so big that we’ve resurrected the Imperative Podcast […]

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North Texas SHRM: The Business Case for Diversity with Scott Airitam

LISTEN NOW: In many organizations, few training topics suck the air out of the room faster than diversity training. However, succesful companies are finding that diverse workforces provide new depths of innovation, customer service, and brand recognition… in essence, making them more competitive in the marketplace. So […]

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