While President Trump has stated he will not fill out a bracket for this year’s NCAA tournament beginning March 14th, millions of workers across the country will likely spend company time researching teams and making their picks. This activity could cost employers over $600 million, according to one more conservative estimate.
Our VP Darren Veneri hosted a Senior Level HR Executive Dinner at Flemings Restaurant in Tampa with more than twenty HR leaders present, as well as our EVP International Rick Cobb. The theme of the night was to recognize a large number of recent promotions among the group to the highest level in HR locally, regionally, or company-wide. Congrats to all on their successes and thanks for attending!
While the economy continues to add jobs at a healthy pace, it appears that more and more of those jobs are with contractors, subcontractors and outsourcing providers that handle an ever-expanding list of corporate functions, including compensation and benefits, information technology, marketing, and, in the case of one airline, reservations and baggage handling.
SVP David Pinette welcomed top HR leaders from the Philadelphia region to Seasons 52 in King of Prussia for a night of networking, socializing, and holiday cheer. Thanks to all who attended.
Our SVPs Pete and Jess had a wonderful time at the Peer 150 human resources conference in San Francisco this past week. Included in the conference were tours of Tesla, Yelp, and Glassdoor. We were able to squeeze in a little fun.