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Kris Dunn
Kris Dunn - HR Pro blogging for community and ideas.
Interests: the nfl, the st. louis cardinals, all things related to the intersection of hr, technology and business results. in my spare time - the nba, the kc royals, and teaching my kids the crossover dribble.
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Welcome to Best Boss Ever, the podcast dedicated to helping you develop managers who build great teams. In this episode, Kris Dunn talks with Patrick Lynch, President of CMP’s Southeast Region, to talk about the current state of outplacement during... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The HR Capitalist
In episode 15 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee and Kris Dunn come together to discuss Tim’s extravagant Southern Utah adventure, return to work plans, Twitter’s WFH forever proclamation, and Microsoft Teams. The team... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at The HR Capitalist
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Damn you, Glassdoor! Quit toying with me. I have enough s##t going on without you cratering my expected value. A couple of years ago we were recruiting software sales pros at Kinetix and SF was a target market. So I... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at The HR Capitalist
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And now comes Major League Baseball with a 67-page Return to Work (RTW) plan, which includes details about how pro baseball will handle their workplace in a RTW, including testing, travel, workplace details (on the field, in the dugouts), protocol... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at The HR Capitalist
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Hi Gang - ramping up a new podcast called BEST HIRE EVER, where I'll be talking about hiring top talent with undeniably talented corporate leaders, recruiters and candidates. Today's guest is EPIC as I talk to Liz Desio, a resident... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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Any manager of people has a lot on their plate. After all, a general pre-requisite to getting your first manager job is being a great individual contributor. Then, at some point in your first month in your new manager role,... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
In episode 14 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett, and Kris Dunn are joined by Tim’s son Cameron and HR professional Chris Hoyt to talk about holidays during quarantine, finding a job... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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We know that post-COVID, more work from home is reality. We'll still have offices, but it's going to be hard to get all the way back, right? How do we know that Jenny and Mike aren't feeling great and maybe... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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My friend and colleague Patrick Lynch at CMP did a post over the weekend on the recent layoffs at Airbnb, covering a letter that founder and CEO Brian Chesky sent out to employees covering the move to layoff 25% of... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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If you watched the NFL Draft because you were starved for sports, you saw an unusual event. Due to COVID, the entire draft was held virtually, which means we got to peek in the homes of drafted players, coaches and... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
In episode 13 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett, and Kris Dunn try to defeat boredom and come together to talk about quarantine listening habits, Airbnb’s hiring practices, unpaid internships, and Netflix... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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You see it every day - change is a given during the COVID Lockdown. With that in mind, I present 3 photos (with links as appropriate) from the last week that made me go hmmmm - and make me wonder... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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Welcome to the recession, team! It's just like any other recession, except that it was caused by a Global Pandemic, which seems a bit - extreme. But I digress. If we're no longer in the peak economic cycle and over... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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In episode 12 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn come together to talk quarantine watching habits, unemployment insurance coverage and the Payroll Protection Plan. The team brings up the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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Let’s talk about your personal brand inside the world of HR. More to the point, let’s talk about saying “yes” as an HR leader/HR pro. The biggest stereotype the world has about HR is that we’re the corporate people police,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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This post is for the business owners (and the HR pros who support them) that have lower paying jobs that have been thrown into turmoil by the COVID lockdown and the resulting recession. The company I'm a part of isn't... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
It’s episode 11 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett and Kristian Dunn kill some more time by recording a new episode on the pod (of course trying to flatten the curve in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
Posted Apr 21, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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Capitalist Note: From time to time, one of my high-level friends will ask me a question that causes me to cease being Kris Dunn (HR Leader and HR Pro) and morph into Kristian Dunn (life coach/executive coach, my real name... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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In Episode 10 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn get together to discuss how COVID-19 has changed their daily life, the Cuomo brothers and work-life balance. Tim wants to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
By now, most of you are approaching the 30-day mark of the great American COVID lockdown. That means the fear has started to subside, and at some point, you started thinking deeper thoughts. You know the deep thoughts I'm talking... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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“There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen.” --Vladimir Lenin Uhh...well, I don't use quotes from Lenin often on a blog called the HR Capitalist. But this one seemed meaningful and like one I should... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
In Episode 9 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee and Tim Sackett (Temporarily “Furloughed” from HR Famous, KD) come together and talk about what it’s like to be an HR Leader during the COVID-19... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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It's all going to change! Once people have worked from home for this long of stretch, they're never coming back to the office! If I could short the stock of every expert who has made these proclamations in the COVID-19... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2020 at The HR Capitalist
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Here we are - calendar dates vary widely, but by mid week, I'll be entering week 4 of my personal decision to shelter in place. I say personal decision because like a lot of states, mine was a bit late... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2020 at The HR Capitalist