Recruiters and “Agency”

If you’ve ever been involved with a real estate transaction in California (and perhaps most of the US) you have hopefully gotten to learn about Agency.  In at least California you have to sign a disclosure document that clears up who is representing who.  The typical way things work is…
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Are You Missing O’Reilly Too?

Today would have been the start of O’Reilly’s Infrastructure & Ops Conference 2020 in Santa Clara, California.   For those of you not familiar with the Infrastructure & Ops Conference, it was the rebranding of their Velocity Conferences.  I’ve worked booths at 5 Velocity Conferences during my time at Compuware and…
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Is LinkedIn Diluting Education?

When creating a profile on LinkedIn there are three places where you can enter your education. With the way LinkedIn has integrated Lynda.com I’d argue that the ease of “adding” a “certificate” to your profile is diluting education and how it is categorized. And if they have integrated these “certificates”…
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