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Billie January 2016

Pet-Friendly Companies

Happy New Year, (furry) friends! May 2016 bring two-legged and four-legged even more closely together!

Rodnei Mountains by Flavia Dobraca

Romania seen by my 14 years old daughter

I love her. Of course, Flavia is my daughter and I love her and cherish her. But beyond that, beyond the mother love, beyond that – you know – oh, I so much like her! She is fun, smart, empathetic, curious and daring. She lights up the room with her smile and her laughter is […]

We did well in 2015!

At the end of 2014 I was optimistically looking forward to 2015 (The Romanian HR & Recruitment Market in 2014). Wishful thinking paid off: We did really well in 2015! Like most of you!

Too old?

More and more 40+ years old job seekers – both women and men – show concern related to their age as a potential disqualifier for their application.

Daniel Balanescu

Challenges in HR Management

The quite storm-beaten business environment as of & post-2007/2008, the related dismay, the subsequent timid and cautious stabilization or recovery attempts and – last but not least – the present resumption, they have all triggered changes in the HR Management scope, roles & priorities of companies as well.

Partner Profile: Géraldine Aresteanu, Photographer

Some of you have already met Géraldine during our shooting sessions in Bucharest or Sofia. Many of those who have met Géraldine have been charmed not only by her photographic talent, but also by her flourishing personality, liveliness and contagiously joyful spirit. I am happy to announce today the launch of Géraldine’s own website and […]

Forecast Autumn 2015: Recruitment Market & HR Trends

September 1st 2015 The Romanian HR market prepares for the autumn business season. It seems to be the start of a quite busy period; active developments are expected in terms of recruitment, along with focused HR tendencies.

Summer Resfeber …

It’s that time of year when business slows down because of upcoming summer holidays. You are overwhelmed by wanderlust. Let joy and excitement guide your summer! Indulge in summer resfeber!

Hobbies and Interests in Your CV | 5 Unusual Hobbies

“Successful technologies often begin as hobbies. Jacques Cousteau invented scuba diving because he enjoyed exploring caves. The Wright brothers invented flying as a relief from the monotony of their normal business of selling and repairing bicycles.” Freeman Dyson

Show Must Go On!

Show Must Go On!

We have a long weekend ahead of us! Let it be an inspired and happy one! Top Inspirational Songs: music for hope, courage, imagination, make-believe, joy and happiness. I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone […]

Iuliana Vilsan

Dictionary: “It” Factor

It Factor: “In business this essentially means the one special factor that makes any company new, or different, or interesting. In the past, this term has been known as the ‘secret ingredient,’ ‘the special sauce,’ and ‘the X factor.’ In other words, the ‘It Factor’ is basically an updated epithet or those previously aforementioned terms.” Ian […]

Flavia Dobraca Photography

Poll: Chief Culture Officer (CCO)

“Whenever you see a successful business, someone made a courageous decision.” Peter Drucker Chief Culture Officer: “[This is] a role that is becoming more necessary as hiring becomes more competitive. These people are responsible for making a company a place where everyone wants to work.” – Ryan Farley, co-founder, LawnStarter