Sparked by social protests over systemic racism, the tech industry is laying out concrete plans to increase diversity and inclusion within their workforces. Although well intentioned, how do you recruit for industries where statistically, the talent pool of minority workers is low? In this episode of Tribe TV, Jim Stroud shares…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on July 13, 2020 at 2:03pm — No Comments
Millennials are increasingly leaving big cities to work remotely in other locations. For example, there is an ongoing exodus from California citing such issues as homelessness, high taxes in the bay area, and unaffordable housing have caused some to ask what's good about California and big city living?
As a result, some places are…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on June 26, 2020 at 11:48pm — No Comments
These are interesting times. 42% of American workers say they have fought about politics as work, and as the 2020 election draws nearer, you can not only expect it to continue, but also to increase.
The question is: what can you do about it?
Today's Tribe TV episode is all about why you…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on June 13, 2020 at 12:00am — No Comments
Stress, burnout, anxiety… what's going on with mental health as it relates to remote work?
While a lot of people are enjoying be able to work from home, many…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on June 1, 2020 at 9:04pm — No Comments
In an earlier episode, Jim Stroud predicted the demise of the modern office and new evidence suggests that his foresight was accurate. Companies are slowly, but surely, reducing office space in favor of work from…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on May 15, 2020 at 6:36pm — No Comments
Are you getting the most out of your iPhone's Do Not Disturb feature? You might not be using it to the extent that you can.
In this fourth episode of Productivity Hacks for Remote Workers, Jim Stroud shares a helpful tip for iPhone users on how to maximize your Do Not Disturb feature and truly customize it to…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on May 7, 2020 at 11:15am — No Comments
Did you know you can access Google search directly from within a Google Doc? In this third episode of Productivity Hacks for Remote Workers, Jim Stroud shares a nifty tip on how to get search results and even images for terms within your Google document. …Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on May 7, 2020 at 11:11am — No Comments
In this fourth episode of Tribe TV, Jim Stroud examines what companies are doing during this time to maintain social distancing guidelines while keeping offices operational.
From wearable devices, rearranging office layouts, and canceling large events, see what changes…Continue
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This is the first in a series of short videos designed to help remote workers become more productive. In this episode, Jim Stroud shares a tip on how to quickly access and start a Google Doc. If you are an expert user of Google Docs, you may be surprised by this quick and easy productivity hack many users are unaware…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on April 19, 2020 at 7:23pm — No Comments
Jim Stroud examines the way companies are treating their workers during this Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic. Some enterprises are severely damaging their employer brand by the way they are laying off their staff whereas others, are going above and beyond to do all they can for their workers. Companies featured in this episode: Dig, Bird, HEB, Facebook,…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on April 17, 2020 at 5:22pm — No Comments
If you are working for a healthcare company, take note of these resources designed to help you carry on your recruitment related tasks during this Coronavirus pandemic. Please pass on to any and all who can use this information. It is meant to benefit the community.…
Added by Jim Stroud on April 7, 2020 at 4:30pm — No Comments
The Coronavirus has stymied the growth of a booming American economy and is threatening to trigger a recession that will affect the world. In response, some companies are massively hiring workers who are struggling during these uncertain times. However, does that good will…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on April 7, 2020 at 1:00am — No Comments
The Coronavirus has had an unprecedented impact on our economy and has brought to closer scrutiny our healthcare resources. With so many supplies needed to treat the ill, two questions are echoed across mainstream media: do we have enough resources to treat patients and do we have enough labor to administer those resources? The answer to the latter question…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on April 6, 2020 at 11:24pm — No Comments
In the wake of the Coronavirus, managers are spying on their remote workers. Is this a good thing or a bad thing? How should companies manage their remote workers, especially if this is a new experience for them? Jim Stroud has a suggestion. Tune in to hear what it is. | Special thanks to Proactive…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on March 29, 2020 at 8:30pm — No Comments
The Coronavirus has had a profound effect on the world of work. In some ways, the changes are immediately apparent and in others, only time will tell. And yet, this is not the first time a global pandemic has afflicted us. What can we learn from previous pandemics and what should we expect to happen soon? In this article,…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on March 24, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments
In this extended episode of "The Jim Stroud Podcast," I examine previous pandemics and speculate on what we can expect to happen in the near future and beyond, as it relates to the world of work. I also make a few predictions concerning the world of work in general and recruiting specifically. Tune in for a very special…Continue
Added by Jim Stroud on March 23, 2020 at 11:55pm — No Comments
The impact of the coronavirus is undeniable in our society and especially in the world of work. Layoffs and hiring freezes threaten our economy and cause concern for the future. Despite the worrisome outlook so many businesses are experiencing, there is a great opportunity for those enterprises willing to heed the advice herein.
Added by Jim Stroud on March 20, 2020 at 12:30am — No Comments
These are interesting times. The Corona Virus has made made a significant change to the way we work, do business and live our lives. So much transition is such a short period of time can be overwhelming, which is why we at Proactive Talent have created the…Continue
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