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Marriott Hopes to Win With Facebook Game

July 11, 2011
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The novel interactive game, called My Marriott Hotel, was born out of the mega-hospitality corporation’s quest to fill 50,000 jobs worldwide by the end of 2011.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> What Impact Will Our IPO Have on Human Resources?

June 13, 2011
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Our company recently filed for an initial public offering of stock. What steps should our human resources department take to prepare for this event? As we get set for this change, which questions should we be asking ourselves internally?
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Staffing Company Changes Name to ManpowerGroup

March 30, 2011
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Additionally, ManpowerGroup Solutions will be the brand for the company’s recruitment process outsourcing, managed service provider and more complex solutions offerings.
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Hudson Highland Ousts Its Chief Executive

February 23, 2011
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Mary Jane Raymond, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will serve as interim CEO, while Richard Stolz, the lead outside director on the board, has been elected chairman.
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Some Companies Are Playing to the 'Crowd'

December 5, 2010
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Crowd sourcing can boost productivity and raise morale because staff members feel involved in problem solving, rather than passive recipients of executive decisions.
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U.S. Navy <i>Optimas Award</i> Winner for Service

December 3, 2010
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For creating an outreach program that will help the recruitment efforts of the entire organization, the U.S. Navy is the winner of the 2010 Optimas Award in the Service category.
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JetBlue Names New 'Chief People Officer'

September 17, 2010
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An insider is tapped for the airline’s creatively titled HR post, which has been open since just before a fed-up flight attendant fled a plane via emergency chute. A spokesman says the appointment is not related to the incident.
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A Cure for the 'Been There, Done That' Syndrome

September 16, 2010
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Children's Hospital of Orange County in California rolls out another in a long line of initiatives to change employee culture. Will persistence pay off this time around?
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The Last Word <i>Workforce</i>'s Next Chapter

July 16, 2010
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I'd like to introduce you to Ronald Alsop, who joins us this month as the new editor of Workforce Management .
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Clocking CityTime, the Craziest Contract Ever

July 1, 2010
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New York City timekeeping system is a dozen years late, 10 times pricier and not even half-finished.
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