Uncover the Truth with a Multi-Dimensional Employment Process

By: Lynée Miller, August 1, 2017

Often, job applicants are modestly presented or exaggerated. And the search for the truth is up to each organization’s human resources department or hiring manager.

A strong, comprehensive and multi-layered evaluation process will help you find that truth while providing countless benefits to your company. The most important of these is decreasing the risk of a bad hire.  more…

Don’t trust your judgment… completely

By: Andrew Day, July 18, 2017

Have you ever watched a magician and thought to yourself, “How did they do that?” Magicians have long exploited peoples’ flaws in perception to do things that seem impossible. The human brain is exceptional; even the most powerful computers have yet to match its capabilities. In fact, there are many filters and shortcuts we subconsciously use to manage all the information going into and out of our brains. These filters and shortcuts are generally effective, but in certain situations, accuracy can suffer. more…

Strengthen Top Talent with Leadership Development

By: Todd Young, July 5, 2017

In three short years, 25 percent of the workforce will be over the age of 55. Many seniors will continue working, but not necessarily in the same roles they held before. Instead, they will move into less demanding “retirement careers” that keep them busy and allow them to earn extra income. more…

The Playground Rules Over Leadership Traits

By: Darby Fazekas, June 20, 2017

Observe an elementary school playground and you will also observe a hierarchy among the children. There are leaders and there are followers. Unlike the corporate world, however, the leaders are not paid more, do not receive more vacation time, do not have their desk by the window and do not have a commanding title. So why do they lead? more…

The Dangers of Implicit Bias

By: Nancy Keyser, June 6, 2017

My hometown, like many of yours, is rifled with hidden gems — amazing parks, wonderful museums and outstanding performance arts. One of my favorite Cincinnati gems is The Freedom Center (aka The National Underground Railroad Museum), which focuses on “America’s battle to rid itself of the ugly scourge of slavery and treat all its citizens with respect and dignity,” per its website. The Center is also a convener of dialogue on freedom and human rights and is representative of the city’s role in the quest for freedom. more…