Did You Just Hire a Loose Cannon?

CareerPro Inc. Blogging, Corporate Services, Talent Acquisition

By David Snyder and John M. O’Connor The hiring process in one of the most delicate tasks that companies face. Employee turnover costs firms thousands of dollars every year, and making poor hiring decisions can be devastating. While it is critical that managers attempt to hire workers with exceptional character, it is equally important that they avoid potentially destructive candidates, …

3 Ways to Change Conventional LinkedIn Thinking

CareerPro Inc. Blogging, Individual Services

Conventional career coaching wisdom, advice columns and more seem to agree. The mindset for most professionals and many people advising folks who are in career transition is the more you do on LinkedIn the better. Just like most cliches that mindset contains some truth and it seems okay and kind of mild. This thought process says the more posts, updates, …

The NC Economic State of Things

CareerPro Inc. Uncategorized

You can really draw any conclusion you want about North Carolina’s economic situation if you’re selective enough in your data. Optimists can cite rising GDP and falling unemployment numbers, while pessimists can point out that HB2 has already cost the state around $500 million dollars in lost revenue and that unemployment rates are one of the easiest statistics to manipulate …