Tuesday Tech Tips

Sep 13, 2010 | 6 Comments

Tweet Step right up for this week’s Tuesday Tech Tips.  I did a random grab of tech news from my Instapaper archive so I’m guessing I will please no one with these tips.  I joke, I joke.  Anyhoo, on with the tips. Do you have an iPad and an iPhone or maybe 2 iPads or […]

30 Hour Day – I need your help

Jul 3, 2010 | No Comments

Tweet I’m a little late in getting this out. I had some ahhh WordPress and “user” problems but enough about me and my issues. This weekend is the 2nd annual 30-Hour day livestreaming telethon in Portland. 30 hour day is a project developed by Mike “Doc Normal” Gebhardt of Crazy Talk and SLL Productions, Cami […]

The Carnival of HR is coming soon to the Pacific Northwest

Feb 13, 2010 | No Comments

Tweet That’s right kiddos; I’m hosting the next Carnival of HR right here in the rainy Pacific Northwest.  Please, pretty please send me your submission by February 15th to michael at infoboxinc dot com.  Yes, yes I know I am making you manually type in my email address but I do what I can to […]

HR Technology Conference – Quick Wrap-up

Oct 8, 2009 | 7 Comments

Tweet My day job is keeping me pretty darn busy right now so I’m going to give you my (brief) thoughts on the HR Technology Conference. The conference was a great opportunity to make the rounds on the show floor and get some first look demonstrations for core HR and Talent Management systems. I am […]

Planes, trains and Mini Coopers – HR Happy Hour 6

Aug 6, 2009 | 4 Comments

Tweet Well, okay I might be exaggerating a little but we did talk about Mini Coopers on episode 6 of the HR Happy Hour. I am a little late getting this out but since the next HR Happy Hour is not until August 14th, I can be forgiven for being a slacker. Speaking of Mini […]

HR Happy Hour 2

Jun 10, 2009 | One Comment

Tweet The second HR Happy Hour was last Friday evening and a good time was had by all. Steve Boese and his lovely co-host Shauna Moerke lead the call. with special guests Lisa Rosendahl and Deidre Honner. Participating on the call or via write in questions (from Twitter) were @JubileeHR, @frankroche, @beckyallen, @slcmyers, @adowling, @ljbooth, […]

When Life Hands You Filing Cabinets…

Apr 8, 2009 | No Comments

Tweet …make a ping pong table. Let me explain. My team recently moved to a new building that was formerly occupied by a loan processing subsidiary of Lehman Brothers. Here is a picture before we moved in: My guess is the center filing cabinet island was paper and printer central for the operations in each […]

Have you been nice to a stranger today?

Mar 11, 2009 | One Comment

Tweet Warning, this blog post has nothing to do with HR Technology. Last week a friend of mine was in the hospital for some major surgery. The operation was a success and the friend recuperated for a few days in cardiac intensive care. At the end of the week she was moved from cardiac intensive […]