“Opportunity” Youth: Where Smart Business and Philanthropy Intersect

By Dr. Art Langer, Chairman & Founder of Workforce Opportunity Services (WOS) and HR West 2019 Speaker. This blog was originally published on wforce.org on October 24, 2018. In order to survive, businesses need to constantly look ahead to predict and adapt to what the future may hold. And in terms of leadership planning, companies need […]

Solving Employee Retention Pitfalls

An Interview with Yumi Alyssa Kimura, Co-Founder of LEAD Tech, Inc. Now that we are well into the new year, we’re ramping up for the 4th annual HR TechXpo—as our community continues to look for new ways to solve human problems with technology. This year the event will take place in both San Francisco and […]

The Suicide Epidemic: Turning to Your EAP for Solutions in Times of Crisis

By Timothy Mutrie, SVP of Marketing/IT at ACI Specialty Benefits and HR West 2019* speaker   It’s time to get real about mental health in the workplace. Pulitzer Prize nominee David Foster Wallace, one of the most celebrated authors of our time, published his critically acclaimed novel Infinite Jest in 1996. In 2008 his wife found him […]