Walk & Talk with John Whitaker Posts

John Whitaker is the VP of Talent Acquisition for DentalOne Partners. His one-on-one with team members often include a short walk rather than staying in an office setting. In this column, Whitaker takes a similar approach as he writes about talent acquisition-related issues and hot topics in the HR space.
Attitude is Everything to a Team
Published: 2019-09-20
“Good morning my love.” Me: Good morning. “What can I do for you today, my love?” Me: (now blushing somewhat) …well, I guess a McGriddle and large caramel macchiato. ...
It’s a guilty pleasure. Arrested Development, the quirky/brilliant comedy that debuted in 2003, is a personal favorite. End to end, I’ve probably watched the entire series a dozen times or so….but, that’s not real...
We're All Millennials
Published: 2019-06-25
Oh those pesky Millennials…has there ever been a generation that has taken it in the shorts more often than these guys and girls? Sure, GenX spawned Bret Eas...
“Candidate experience.” Conduct a quick search on Google and you get just over 540 million hits. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly when “
Women: Hear Me Roar
Published: 2019-01-29
Human Resources provides one of the handful of opportunities for a man to work in a corporate profession dominated by women. As such, I’ve had the opportunity to work with (and for) a multitude of women over my 20 years in the HR arena. By a...