Register today for the following free webinars on Kinsa CareerEdge. Login or create an account; then click the WEBINAR Tab to reserve your spot.     Topic:  How to Handle Problem Areas Date:  Wednesday, February 8th Time:  3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST, 1:00 pm MST, 2:00 pm CST) Description:  If you have problem… Read more »

What’s the difference between a resume that yields an embarrassment of riches and one that’s, well, just an embarrassment? Where do we start? Whether you’re in operations or sales, a C-suite executive or a product manager, the primary goal of your resume is to convert (i.e., land you interviews for great positions with leading food… Read more »

Clean Label Conference Westin Hotel, Itasca,Illinois, March 28 to 29, 2017 Joe Sommerfeldt, MSHR and Kinsa Group Account Manager, will attend the 4th annual Clean Label Conference.  The conference, presented by Global Food Forums, is the industry’s technical product development summit dedicated to providing practical, impartial and “how-to” formulation advice to R&D and applied food… Read more »

Starting Salary: $2,000,000 Recruiting A-level professionals would be so much easier if you could just afford to offer every candidate a multi-million dollar salary. But we live in the real world, and we have to deal with real recruiting challenges: limited budgets, tight hiring deadlines and talent shortages. If you can’t advertise $2 million salaries,… Read more »

Anytime the nation undergoes a transition of presidential power from one leader to the next, there are standard cabinet changes—particularly when a new party takes leadership—that almost unavoidably cause a shift in one or more policies. President-elect Donald J. Trump’s recent appointment of Andrew F. Puzder, chief executive of the company that franchises the fast-food… Read more »

Hiring food & beverage professionals? Then you know how tough the talent market is right now. Candidate shortages will continue well through the New Year, with no immediate relief in sight. Make it a Happy New Year! If your 2018 plans include hiring, we’re here to make things a little easier for you. Our food… Read more »

New Year’s resolutions come in all shapes and sizes. There’s the good: Spend more time with people I love. The bad: Eat more fried food. And the downright bizarre: Learn a new parlor trick and show it off at my next work party. But regardless of a resolution’s merit, once the clock strikes midnight, it’s… Read more »

      Register today for the following free webinars on Kinsa CareerEdge. Login or create an account; then click the WEBINAR Tab to reserve your spot.     Topic: How to Revive Your Job Search Date: Friday, January 6th Time: 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am CST, 11:00 am CST) Description:  If you feel… Read more »

big data

If there is one thing I know for sure, it’s that data changes lives. It helps us decide on the home we want to purchase. It guides us in our decision when selecting a new and trendy restaurant during business and vacation travels. Big data is when Pinterest anticipates and suggests new pins for me… Read more »

overtime rule

Now that a federal district court judge has issued a nationwide injunction against the new overtime rules that were to go into effect on December 1, 2016, many employers are asking “what should we do?” Some employers have already prepared to comply with the new regulations and are ready to roll out new payroll practices next… Read more »