Four Things I Learned from “Happy”

By Curt Fowler VALDOSTA - “Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won’t have to hunt for happiness.” -William E. Gladstone I originally wrote this post when my…

Six Must Haves to Attract and Retain the…

VALDOSTA - Today I want to look at how smaller firms (less than 500 employees) are winning the talent wars. Inc. Magazine wanted to figure out how the best are attracting and retaining talent. So…

BRAT Hosts Manufacturing, Industry Excellence Leadership Luncheon

VALDOSTA - The Business Retention Action Team (BRAT) through the Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority hosted a luncheon on Thursday to highlight Wiregrass Georgia Technical College’s (WGTC) new Manufacturing and Industry Excellence Leadership Academy. Managers, Front…

Six Great Career Pages to Learn From

VALDOSTA - I hope we have convinced you that you need a great career page to keep the top of your talent funnel filled. Career pages and email lists are also great ways to stay…

Five Must-Haves for a Great Career Page

VALDOSTA - We previously discussed that a great career page is a must have if you want to attract excellent talent to your organization. This week we’ll cover what you’ve got to have on your career…

The Marketplace is Ministry

VALDOSTA - If you are a Christian, you are under the same mandate that I am – the Great Commission. In Matthew 28 Jesus told the disciples to “go and make disciples of all the…

The Heart of Christian Husbanding

By Curt Fowler VALDOSTA - “Husbands, love your wives as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her.”  – Ephesians 5:25 Do you ever feel overwhelmed by the apparent conflict between your duties to…