There is a lot going on in this past week which shattered what is supposed to be for many a positive time of the year. The airwaves have been flooded with bad news this past week. A quick summary of what propels me to put forth a call for action - a "take back to a positive direction our holiday season" kind of call to action:
1. My company ADP has an office in Clackamas, OR, and I serve many clients there to assist with their staffing needs. On December 11, that community faced…Continue
Added by Mike Rasmussen on December 16, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments
Epic Resiliency. It's a term I heard once. It's a mojo and a hope. I recently had some humbling moments which gave me pause and a time to reflect - what is it that keeps you forging forward when challenges arise and moments demand your best foot forward? Epic Resiliency. I went tonight to Wal-Mart to pick up some organizational tools - a planner and a dry erase board. I realized these tools were needed when I sat back and looked at all my open requirements and almost felt overwhelmed…Continue
Added by Mike Rasmussen on December 12, 2012 at 2:00am — No Comments
I needed a chance to collect my thoughts, with so much crowding in in the holiday season, with work busier than ever, and with family holiday moments seizing the stage, one must remember why they do things - and what drives us forward in our careers.
It is in this journey where you find the greatest relief, the greatest lessons, and the greatest outcomes and achievements. Staffing isn't just about filling jobs, and having family isn't just about having relationships. …Continue
Added by Mike Rasmussen on December 7, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments