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Snag a Job, Snag a Shift

Today Snagajob announced the acquisition of Charleston-based PeopleMatter, giving the combined entity a foothold in over 250,000 retail, hospitality and foodservice locations. This announcement comes just 4 months after securing a $100M round of funding earlier this year. According to Snagajob CEO Peter Harrison, this accelerates their […]

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June 23rd, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

Running on Empty

Life is hectic. Everything today seems to happen at a quicker pace, leaving many struggling to keep up. And organizations have been operating on a diet of “more with less” for going on a decade. So it’s not surprising that 75% of organizations are concerned about employee […]

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June 20th, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

Girls, Help Me Raise a Glass for the College Grads

Beyonce may say girls run the world, but many women are still fighting to get paid for it. A recent article from Forbes on job seekers from the class of 2016 has been making the rounds. Based on data from an iCIMS study, the article says, in […]

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June 11th, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

The Top Four Investments in Talent Acquisition Technology

The number one question I get asked by corporations and solution providers is “what is the hottest talent acquisition technology right now?” It’s not an easy question to answer.  It never has been. What may seem hot is not always what drives efficiency and success. And more […]

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May 31st, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

A Glimpse of the Future at Cornerstone

We are in the heart of the busy spring conference season, and last week one of the companies I got to spend time with was Cornerstone OnDemand. Cornerstone continues its impressive growth trajectory, citing more deals closed in 2015 that its first 11 years. It’s one of […]

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May 22nd, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

A Platform for Change

Never fear, this is not a political post. It is, however, a look into our future as employers and employees. I had the opportunity to spend time with GuideSpark last week at their analyst day, and their innovations around communications, and the implications for today’s organizations were […]

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May 12th, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

Employee Communication: Executive Summary

Aptitude Research Partner’s is excited to launch our Employee Communications research focused on strategies for building stronger relationships between employees and employers and driving business success. Please click on the link below to download the Executive Summary of the report. ARP Employee Communications Exec Sum Employee communication is the most […]

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May 5th, 2016|Employee Experience, Welcome|0 Comments


Welcome to Aptitude Research Partners! I could not be more thrilled to be welcoming you to our new endeavor. Madeline Laurano and I have worked together for many years. We have seen and done some things that have worked, and some that haven’t. We have spent time […]