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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.

Exit Interviews: Worth the Time and Effort for a Company

By |April 14th, 2018|

Are Exit Interviews Worth the Time and Effort for a Company? As a management tool, exit interviews have been considered both successful and useless…so can they reduce turnover or are they an inaccurate aggregate data collection process? Turnover is expensive. If you can determine the reasons people are leaving a company, then an action plan can […]

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Workplace Investigations: Using a PEACEful solution!

By |March 31st, 2018|

A situation occurs in the workplace. There is confusion about what exactly occurred and who was involved. But the current state of affairs is that work productivity is affected because everyone is talking about it. This is why you need workplace investigations: using a PEACEful solution! Many events will subside by themselves if not given […]

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March Interview: Ben Soka on… Your Business Needs a Modern Website with a Fresh Design!

By |March 10th, 2018|

In our March interview, Ben Soka of Zora Creative discusses why Your Business Needs a Modern Website with a Fresh Design!

Q: If you are starting a new business, what role does creating a website play?

A: A website is where all of the avenues of your marketing efforts lead to. If you have print materials like business […]

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Re-Entry Initiative Letter of Gratitude

By |January 20th, 2018|

Recently, after my work with Project 180 I received this very kind letter from the Re-Entry Initiative at the DeSoto correctional facility. Re-Entry Initiative Letter of Gratitude says:

Dear Ms. Juchnowicz and Mr. Ratner,

I pray this finds the two of you well. We from the Re-Entry Initiative here at DeSoto wanted to thank you and your team for […]

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Herald-Tribune Business People

By |December 29th, 2017|

This excerpt originally appeared in Herald-Tribune Business People.

Recently we shared a press release about how Jean led a critical thinking program for a division of Homeland Security. We wrote, “Local Professional Trainer Leads Critical Thinking Program for a division of Homeland Security. Jean Juchnowicz lends her talents to multiple individuals, Fortune 500 companies, and government […]

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December Interview: Dr. Steven Groves on… Pets and Holiday Decorations – Preparations and Precautions!

By |December 13th, 2017|

In our December interview, doctor of veterinary medicine, Steven Groves, talks about Pets and Holiday Decorations – Preparations and Precautions!

Q: When the December holidays roll around, we are reminded about how to keep pets safe and the decorations secure. Would you say that a Christmas tree or candles are more of a safety hazard for pets?

A: […]

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Teacher DeKalb ousted came right back as substitute

By |December 12th, 2017|

Teacher DeKalb ousted came right back as substitute was originally posted on AJC.com.

A teacher ousted after students said she threatened them with deportation after President Donald Trump’s 2016 election win was rehired for the 2017-2018 school year, though she was supposed to be ineligible for employment there.

The error is one of several recent human resource […]

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Helping Inmates Find Jobs and Adapt

By |November 17th, 2017|

Helping Inmates Find Jobs and Adapt originally appeared in Herald-Tribune’s Business Buzz.

Helping inmates find jobs and adapt

Project 180 finds new and creative ways of helping inmates find jobs and adapt. They recently presented the CEO Program to inmates at the DeSoto Annex, in Arcadia, who are about to re-enter the workforce and try to adapt to life […]

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96.5 WSLR Project 180 Interview

By |November 10th, 2017|

Recently Jean Juchnowicz of Human Resources Simplified gave a 96.5 WSLR Project 180 Interview to Sarasota and the surrounding areas. 96.5 WSLR is Sarasota’s community-run radio station located in the heart of the Rosemary District. The station first began in 2000.

The mission statement explains more about the goals of the station, “WSLR features locally produced […]

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Human Resources Audits: A Proactive Measure to Avoid Legal Issues at Your Company

By |November 3rd, 2017|

A human resources (HR) audit is an audit performed by an outside human resources consultant or an employment law attorney with expert-level professional human resources credentials and a track record of function-specific auditing. Simply put, just as you audit accounting on a regular basis, audit your HR function. You need to trust that your management […]

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