Never underestimate the power of friendships in the workplace. I have heard people say, “We don’t have to be friends to work well together. In fact, we don’t even have to like each other.” That may be true, but where’s the fun in that? Studies show there is a positive correlation between friendships in the […]
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Ratliff & Taylor adopted scholars and their families from Open Doors Academy again this year to help make their Christmas extra special. Thanks to the generosity of our employees, we were able to adopt 6 families – 22 people – and shopping and wrapping together sent our holiday cheer through the roof.
Congratulations are in order for our very own Gregg Levine! He and his husband, Dr. Howard Epstein, received the prestigious Leadership Award from the Human Rights Campaign at its 25th Anniversary Gala event held this past year. The Human Rights Campaign is America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, […]
President, Beth Sweeney, and Senior Search Consultant, Karen Nichols, joined long-time corporate partner Patti Stumpp at “Savor the Flavor” benefiting Easter Seals.
Gregg Levine, Senior Career Transition Consultant, and Erin O’Neill, Marketing Manager, from Ratliff & Taylor offered their knowledge to Kathy McConaughy’s graphic design students at Kent State University. The presentation gave insight on what to include and how to phrase accomplishments and work experience for a winning resume. The students also received pointers on how […]
Jennifer Cohen, Senior Vice President, Leadership Development, at Ratliff & Taylor, is heavily involved with the local non-profit community. This year Jennifer will serve on the board of Milestones for Autism. They assist individuals with autism at reaching their full potential, while also offering practical strategies for families and caregivers. Jennifer also holds a few […]
2018 was the first year that Business Volunteers Unlimited and Ratliff & Taylor partnered for a leadership development cohort. It was designed specifically for non-profit leaders and saw graduates of two cohorts. If you’re interested in participating in one of the three cohorts planned for 2019, you can find more information here.
Karen Nichols, Senior Executive Search Consultant with Ratliff & Taylor, recently joined the board of Facing History and Ourselves. Karen participated in the Board Matching program offered through Business Volunteers Unlimited (BVU). The matching process included an in-depth assessment of her passions and desired impact. Facing History and Ourselves engage students of diverse backgrounds in […]
Beth Sweeney, President of Ratliff & Taylor, joined the board of local non-profit educational support system, Open Doors Academy. Open Doors Academy started as an after-school program for at-risk students and has now grown to aid over 550 middle and high school-aged children. We are thrilled to see Beth’s continued involvement with such a wonderful […]
Core values are non-negotiable. They define the very essence of who we are as leaders and the cultures we create. They also influence the decisions we make about the individuals we select, promote and retain. Sometimes people, whose values do not align with our own, find their way into our organizations. When this happens, it […]