Lisa Rowan


This Year’s Priority for Higher Education Professionals? Engagement

By Lisa Rowan • June 11, 2015 • , , ,
What are higher education career and alumni staffs focused on for the upcoming academic year? We asked, and you answered at our online networking event last month. While many of our events are hosted by individual colleges and universities who

Could Banning Salary Negotiation at Reddit Help Close the Wage Gap?

By Lisa Rowan • May 14, 2015 • , , ,
Salary negotiation just got outlawed at Reddit. Could this bold HR move help equal the playing -- and paying -- field between men and women?

Want a Career Change? You’re in Good Company, New Survey Shows

By Lisa Rowan • May 7, 2015 • , ,
Ever thought about taking your career in a new direction? A new survey and blog series can help you determine which steps to make to build your new and improved career.

Should You Recruit Job Candidates Based on Their Web Browser?

By Lisa Rowan • April 16, 2015 • , ,
Do Firefox and Chrome users make better workers? A new study will make you think about how computing stereotypes affect how you recruit job candidates and who you hire.

Most Workers Still Check Email Over Long Weekends — Do You?

By Lisa Rowan • April 2, 2015 • , , ,
You put on your autoresponder for that long weekend away from work, but do you really stay away from your laptop? Chances are you can’t help but check email. Are we right?

Here’s How Long It Really Takes Employers to Fill Open Positions

By Lisa Rowan • January 26, 2015 • , , ,
Feel like you’re waiting forever for a call-back from your dream job? Here's how long most companies take to fill open positions.

Networking Events in Boston: 8 Fun Ways to Widen Your Professional Circle

By Lisa Rowan • August 18, 2014 • , ,
Boston’s a new hip hub for tech, but offers networking opportunities for a variety of professions and interests.

Networking Events in Cleveland: 6 Groups Worth Checking Out

By Lisa Rowan • July 14, 2014 • , ,
Cleveland’s startup scene is growing, and young professionals can make valuable career moves in this lakefront city.

Networking in Atlanta: 7 Opportunities to Meet Interesting Professionals

By Lisa Rowan • June 4, 2014 • , ,
Next up in our networking series: Atlanta! This city is hot… for networking.

Manage GenY Employees? Here’s What They Want From You

By Lisa Rowan • May 28, 2014 • , ,
New grads expect -- and want -- job training. Here are three ways you can help them grow in their first real-world jobs.