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The Movie Ted? It’s a Wake-Up Call for HR to Start Fulfilling Its Potential

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards drawing near, TLNT again asked some prominent thought leaders to write about their favorite movie from this past year with a HR or talent management theme. We’ll feature one each day leading up to the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 24. If wishing made it so… The movie Ted…

Zero Dark Thirty: Driving to a Goal by Challenging the Status Quo

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards drawing near, TLNT again asked some prominent thought leaders to write about their favorite movie from this past year with a HR or talent management theme. We’ll feature one each day leading up to the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 24. By Patti Johnson Zero Dark Thirty isn’t just…

What HR Can Learn From Ben Affleck: Grace, Professionalism, and Argo

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards drawing near, TLNT again asked some prominent thought leaders to write about their favorite movie from this past year with a HR or talent management theme. We’ll feature one each day leading up to the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 24. By China Gorman HR is like Ben Affleck…

From Red Flags in Employee Handbooks to Django Unchained

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards drawing near, TLNT again asked some prominent thought leaders to write about their favorite movie from this past year with a HR or talent management theme. We’ll feature one each day leading up to the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 24. By Eric B. Meyer Let’s dispense with the…

The Avengers: Sometimes, It’s About Building a High-Performing Team

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards drawing near, TLNT again asked some prominent thought leaders to write about their favorite movie from this past year with a HR or talent management theme. We’ll feature one each day leading up to the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 24. By Kimberlee Morrison In the realm of action…

Staffing Firm’s Lead HR on Inc.’s List of Fastest Growing Companies

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From the giant IPO-bound staffing firm Staffmark Holdings, to Indianapolis’ 14-person HR services firm FlashPoint, 156 self-described human resource companies made the annual Inc. magazine list of the 5,000 fastest growing businesses in the U.S. Inc. ranks the companies, all privately held, by growth rate; the faster revenue increased over three years, the…

HR Lessons and Trickle Down Leadership in The Devil Wears Prada

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards taking place Sunday, TLNT asked  some thought leaders to write about their favorite movie with a management or HR theme. We’ll feature these up to the Oscar ceremony on Feb. 27. By Ron Thomas “Don’t be ridiculous, everyone wants this,” Editor-in-Chief Miranda coolly stated as she rode…

Lawrence of Arabia: The Art of Leadership From the Back of a Camel

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Editor’s Note: With the Academy Awards nearly here, TLNT asked some prominent thought leaders to reflect on their favorite movie with a management or HR theme. We’ll feature one a day up to the Oscar ceremony on Feb. 27. By John Hollon If there is anything we’re really lacking today, it’s someone with…