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  • Survey: Recruiting Makes Going Global Tough for Tech - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Survey: Recruiting Makes Going Global Tough for Tech

    Many high-tech companies will have problems expanding globally because of talent recruiting, according to a new survey by Accenture. Only 17 percent of electronics and high-tech firms surveyed felt they are well-positioned to attract and retain the best talent worldwide. The survey also found that many of these companies have sufficient capital to expand, simply […] More

  • Tuesday Tip Jar - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tuesday Tip Jar

    This week has been HR executives galore: SRA’s Senior Vice President of Human Resources Mary Good shared with ExecutiveBiz three steps to solid employee engagement: employee engagement groups, social media, and dedicated HR partners. Jim Lawler, chief human resource officer at TASC, Inc., revealed how a steady inflow of talent and a more creative, empowered […] More

  • HR: Secrets to Finding and Keeping Talent - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HR: Secrets to Finding and Keeping Talent

    Recruiting and retaining top talent has always been a human resources departments’ biggest goal and challenge. So what is the secret to attracting and sustaining employees? Thinking outside the box, of course. Alion Science and Technology launched Alion University, which provides employees with distance-learning education on a wide array of topics, including finance, engineering, management […] More

  • CGI Federal's Shaara Roman on the Rise of Social Media - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CGI Federal’s Shaara Roman on the Rise of Social Media

    Shaara Roman, head of CGI Federal“™s human resources department, shared with Executivebiz how social media have revolutionized recruiting: “At CGI, we will continue to leverage Web2.0 technologies by using appropriate social media approaches that could range from Twitter and Facebook pages to YouTube channels ““ and we“™re going to continue to use aggregator sites like […] More

  • Friday Features - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Friday Features

    This week, Abraxas’ Lance Cottrell talked about online privacy and how large-scale Internet surveillance would have significant civil-liberty without any security benefits. Mary Good of RSA International shared what promoting SRA“™s core values mean and entail for the HR department. And CACI’s Senior Vice President of HR Gail Forrest spoke about the rise of social […] More

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    Friday Features

    This week, two executives from Northrop Grumman talked to ExecutiveBiz: Kathy Warner talked to TheNewNewInternet about how to work toward a more international collaboration to fight cyber crime, and HR pro Michele Toth spoke about how to recruit and obtain the best talent. Diane Gongaware of Cisco spoke to ExecutiveBiz about some of the most […] More

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