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March 23, 2010

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10 essential tips for working with headhunters

While searching for a new job, or even if not actively searching for a new job, most executives wind up talking to headhunters, sooner or later. Here are a few tips for speaking to that strange creature. By John Heckers

HR is more than just the holiday party planner

Traditional HRMs provide management with facts and figures regarding how best to improve productivity, but truly effective HR managers can do more. Here is why HRM can and should be a strategic partner. By Sarah Thoemke

Here's how to write a great tagline

Writing a tagline is like writing haiku: it's easy to write a lot of bad ones, and far more challenging to write one good one. By David Heitman

2010 Sustainability champ: Ann Livingston

Any entity considering creating a position called "sustainability coordinator" might want to check with Boulder County for a job description: Ann Livingston, one of six winners in the 2010 Sustainability Champion Awards, has set the bar pretty high. By Mike Cote

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