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Top Quotes from Women in Staffing Crossovers – SIA’s Global Power 150 and ClearEdge Marketing’s TheEdge Podcast

Every year, I delightfully anticipate the release of Staffing Industry Analysts’ Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing list. As someone who’s passionate about advancing women in business and the staffing industry overall, celebrating these women is a true sweet spot for me. And for more reasons than I can count. I’m fortunate to call so many of the women on this year’s list friends, fellow book club members, inspirations, motivators, collaborators, partners and clients.

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Keep It Simple: Susan Salka, AMN Healthcare

On this episode of TheEdge podcast, ClearEdge CEO and founder Leslie Vickrey interviews Susan Salka, CEO, President and Director of AMN Healthcare. Leslie and Susan discuss the importance of having flexibility in the workforce when it comes to diversity, how you can “have it all” but it’ll never be perfect, and how we can make a significant impact when we help those around us.

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Finding The Bigger Picture: Lesa Francis, LJF Consulting Group

On this episode of TheEdge podcast, ClearEdge CEO and founder Leslie Vickrey interviews Lesa Francis, Founder and CEO of LJF Consulting Group. Leslie and Lesa discuss the value of abundance in mentorship, the art of juggling career and family, and the pride she takes in building teams that take care of each other.

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Elevating & Empowering Women in Staffing

The pandemic may put a damper on holiday plans, but it cannot dampen the energy and enthusiasm generated by women in staffing! That was abundantly clear at ASA Thrive: Elevating & Empowering Women in Staffing, an event ClearEdge has been honored to sponsor for the past two years. The event, brought to us by the…

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On Being a Change-Maker

While ClearEdge Marketing’s involvement in the TechServe Alliance women’s event was a bit different than years past (we traded an in-person luncheon for a virtual happy hour!) I was inspired by everything I heard. I wish I could share every nugget that sparked my imagination but here are a few takeaways, based on commentary. Candace…

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Action Always: Lauren Jones, Leap Consulting Solutions

On this episode of TheEdge podcast, ClearEdge CEO and founder Leslie Vickrey interviews Lauren Jones, Founder of Leap Consulting Solutions. Leslie and Lauren discuss her unexpected career path, how she found her spark, and continues to fan the flames, as well as how she’s pivoted during the pandemic.

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What A Woman Can Do: Stacey Lane, Staffmark Group

On this episode of TheEdge podcast, ClearEdge CEO and founder Leslie Vickrey interviews Stacey Lane, Executive VP of Field Operations at Staffmark Group. Leslie and Stacey discuss what makes the company extraordinary, the importance of creating trust and transparency in your leadership, and how she learned to believe in herself and become her own career champion. 

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Talent Acquisition Transformed

The global economy has significantly been disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, and this disruption has trickled down into all aspects of business, including talent acquisition.  Almost all hiring functions and processes transitioned rapidly into a virtual environment. Technology solutions empowered and inspired the transformation of many recruiting and hiring practices. In other words, while the pandemic disrupted our lives and work, it also accelerated transformation.

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Totally Engaged: Teresa Creech, TalentWave

On this episode of TheEdge podcast, ClearEdge CEO and founder Leslie Vickrey interviews Teresa Creech, CEO of TalentWave. Leslie and Teresa discuss the immense value of mentorship, the advice she gives her now-college-aged children, and why it’s essential to differentiate fact and fiction in decision-making.

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