Jenny Jedeikin

Posts by Jenny Jedeikin

  • Photo of Sara Only, journeyperson diemaker, working at a North American GM factory.

    Closing the Wage Gap: How These 5 Companies Are Working to Achieve Pay Equity

    April 13, 2021

    If the arc of history bends toward justice, the equal pay arc hasn’t been very flexible. When the Equal Pay Act became a federal law in 1963, women in the United States made 59 cents for every dollar men earned doing the same work. In 2000, it was 73 cents. Today, it stands at 82. We’re making progress — at much less than a half cent a year. According to the...

  • 6 Candidate Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer

    February 18, 2016

    As part of his responsibilities running business intelligence departments for organizations like Kaiser, Sybase, Oracle and Informix as well as consulting to Fortune 500 companies, Sam Friedlander has interviewed and hired a lot of BI executives and engineers for projects that needed to be implemented quickly. With experience on both sides of the desk, he’s...

  • 5 Tips for Hiring the Best Customer Service Reps

    December 14, 2015

    Hiring a good customer service employee isn’t rocket science, according to C. Britt Beemer. As CEO of America’s Research Group, Beemer appears on news outlets like NBC and the New York Times talking about consumer trends. The author of “The Company Rules: The 14 Indispensible, Irrefutable, and Indisputable Qualities of the Greatest Service Companies in the World...

  • 6 Tips That Will Help You Hire Top Executives Faster

    November 23, 2015

    As a retained executive search consultant who works with the world’s top supply chain and manufacturing leaders, Eric Herrenkohl gets...

  • How to Hire Techies Who Fit Your Company Culture

    October 28, 2015

    When it comes to interviewing and hiring technical people, many hiring managers get it wrong, says Johanna Rothman, author of the book...

  • 6 Tips for Recruiting Interns Who Will Strengthen Your...

    September 28, 2015

    While the stereotypical intern may conjure up images of Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson clowning around on the Google campus in the...