Tag: company culture

Seattle HR Collective: Hiring Big Company Talent into Your Startup

Karthik Sivakumar, Head of Operations at Pro.com, joined Mikaela Kiner for a fireside chat on an autumn evening at the September Seattle HR Collective Meetup. He’d happily spent several years…

/ October 3, 2019

Seattle HR Collective: Managing Remote Teams

Mikaela Kiner kicked off the discussion of the July Seattle HR Collective Meetup on “Managing Remote Teams” by asking the audience how many attendees worked for companies with a remote…

/ July 24, 2019

Seattle HR Collective: It’s Time to Talk About Mental Health at Work

Years ago, from an outsider’s standpoint, James Pratt appeared to have it all with a successful career, a wife and children. He feels very lucky in life, but on his…

/ June 26, 2019

HIMMS Seattle Chapter- Emerging Technologies 2019 Series Part Two: How to Build a Career in Healthcare Innovation

Attendees of the Emerging Technologies 2019 Series at Cambia Grove came to hear a panel of Seattle healthcare companies and their leaders discuss exploring careers and new opportunities in the…

/ April 24, 2019

Seattle HR Collective: Leveraging Storytelling as a Means to Building Culture

Culture is what makes your business unique and is the character and personality of your organization. A positive culture impacts satisfaction and happiness in the workplace. It also attracts talent…

/ April 18, 2019

Seattle HR Collective: Maintaining a Respectful Harassment-Free Work Environment

Angela Vogel and Mary Sanden of Davis, Wright, Tremaine developed an interactive training entitled, “Maintaining a Respectful Harassment-Free Work Environment” following the peak of the #MeToo movement so that managers,…

/ March 29, 2019

Seattle HR Collective: Pay Equity Analysis- Creating a Culture of Empowerment

Michaela Ayers is the Customer Education Lead at Payscale where she focuses on helping and empowering HR professionals make decisions using Payscale tools and data. A lot of her conversations…

/ March 6, 2019

Startups Competing with Big Companies: How to Recruit Top Talent

The job market is hot. It can be almost impossible for startups to feel like they can compete with big companies for desirable and qualified candidates to help grow their…

/ February 8, 2019

Seattle HR Collective: A Female Board Member’s Perspective on How to Move Beyond Being an Order Taker

I can think of no better way to kick off a new year than by listening to Elizabeth Bastoni, a woman whose charisma filled the space Amazon so kindly loaned…

/ February 6, 2019

Elevating Recruiting: 10, Talent Nirvana: Transform Your Company Into a Hiring Machine

As he said to me over coffee one day, “Companies can’t go public in this day and age, unless people believe they are a hiring machine” John Zagula, Founder and…

/ October 4, 2018