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About Jean Juchnowicz

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

Looking Forward: Human Resources Trends for 2019

By |October 19th, 2018|

Looking Forward: Human Resources Trends for 2019. As shocking as it seems, we are finally in the final stretch of 2018. We have been enjoying full employment, good applicant choices, and a bull stock market. Let’s do a quick review and talk about what might be upcoming Human Resources trends for 2019.

There are fewer unemployment […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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Tips for Dealing with Workplace Negativity

By |September 16th, 2018|

Working too much can be necessary when you have a big project or some pressing matter, but consistent overwork can lead to burn out, which is where you work so much that you ruin your health. Burn out is bad for everyone since it leads to workplace negativity as you struggle to handle the workload […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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Questions to Ask About Guns in the Workplace Policy

By |September 3rd, 2018|

Questions to ask about guns in the workplace policy! It seems that every time you turn on the news, someone is talking about guns. Now more than ever, it is the perfect time to evaluate your guns in the workplace policy.

Here are eleven questions to ask about guns in the workplace policy:

1) Does your employee […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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What is Microlearning?

By |August 26th, 2018|

What is Microlearning? With the internet democratizing the way we learn, more and more employees are partaking in free classes from Coursera, referred to as Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC). One trait of MOOC’s that makes this style of learning so successful is Microlearning. Microlearning is basically a way of teaching and delivering content to […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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How to Conduct a Professional Phone Interview with RESPECT!

By |August 9th, 2018|

How to Conduct a Professional Phone Interview with RESPECT! When you are looking for the perfect new candidate for a position an introductory phone interview is customary. The applicant may live in another country or state so the only way that you can interview them is over the phone. Remember to use RESPECT to truly […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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Why You Should Verify Your New Hire’s Name

By |July 21st, 2018|

Why You Should Verify Your New Hire’s Name. Theft of a social security number can be used by a thief to secure a job. In other words, the person you hired is not who you think they are. How can you be sure? There are two Internet verification options you can use to verify that […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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Congratulations on your New job! Next up is Orientation.

By |July 7th, 2018|

Congratulations on your New job! Next up is Orientation. A respected right of passage upon starting a position at a new employer is orientation. Sometimes called the more global term of onboarding and frequently referred to as indoctrination in slang terms.

A review of facts and opinions about orientation reveals that what employers want to impart […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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How Artificial Intelligence Will Affect Headhunting

By |June 30th, 2018|

How Artificial Intelligence Will Affect Headhunting! Artificial Intelligence is on the rise! You may think of robots or automated cars, but even social sites like Facebook and Twitter use AI algorithms to display content. While we aren’t to the place where AI is completely taking away jobs yet, new tools are being developed that can […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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Planning to Conduct a Panel Interview?

By |June 10th, 2018|

Planning to Conduct a Panel Interview? Upcoming retirement in your department? Reviewing the job description, submitting the employee requisition, and working with your company’s recruiter to interview and select? Think about the type of interview you want to do. If the position is one that will impact many people in their daily work, you may […]

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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Employee Selection – Decision Time!

By |May 12th, 2018|

What is Employee Selection? This is the process of choosing from a group of candidates the individual best suited for a particular position in an organization. Another Definition: Using a systemic process to identify the best candidate(s).

Factors affecting employee selection:

Other HR functions
Legal considerations
Decision making speed
Organizational hierarchy
Applicant pool
Type of organization
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Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

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