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5 Recommended Reading Suggestions

1. Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies, by Jim Collins and Jerry Porras.  Their blueprint for sustainable organizations includes stable core values and purpose, while strategies and practices must continually adapt to an ever-changing world.   2. The Answer … Continue reading

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5 Elements of Successful Meetings by Gary Hochman

As a consultant to managers and executives in a variety of organizations, I’ve participated in every sort of meeting imaginable. Upon reflection, there are just a few factors that seem to separate the great meetings from the average ones. 1. … Continue reading

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5 Keys to Successful Talent Acquisition

Copyright © June 2011 – The HR Matrix, llc – All Rights Reserved by Brenda Gilchrist, CoFounder/Managing Partner, The HR Matrix, llc 1.      Culture: Know your company culture; be able to articulate it in writing. Validate your perceptions by asking … Continue reading

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2011 HR Professional of the Year Award

The HR Matrix and co-sponsors PASCO and the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce are now accepting nominations for the 2011 HR Professional of the Year Award. This annual award recognizes outstanding HR professionals and their innovative or strategic accomplishments. To … Continue reading

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HR Matrix celebrates 5 years!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: jennifer@thehrmatrix.com The HR Matrix, LLC 707-526-0877   The HR Matrix Celebrates Five Years! It is with great satisfaction that Brenda Gilchrist and Gary Hochman celebrate five years of a successful partnership this summer with the HR … Continue reading

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As Immigration Audits Increase, Some Employers Pay a High Price

Business Day As Immigration Audits Increase, Some Employers Pay a High Price By ADRIANA GARDELLA Published: July 13, 2011 Workers without proper documentation must be terminated, no matter how devastating it might be for a small business. //

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Don’t Lose Control with a PEO

Copyright © June 2011 – The HR Matrix, llc – All Rights Reserved by Brenda Gilchrist, CoFounder/Managing Partner, The HR Matrix, llc The lure of getting all of your employment needs met, under one umbrella and for a fee, may … Continue reading

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Commentary: Bad HR habits and the ‘tsunami’

Published in the North Bay Business Journal June 6th, 2011 07:11am by Brenda Gilchrist It’s time to brush up policies, make sure key people are retained This month, June 2011, we are starting to see signs of some economic recovery. … Continue reading

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