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Adding a digital trailblazer to our team

In my 20 years at Dix & Eaton, I have seen a lot of change, but one thing has remained constant – we have always recruited exceptional talent. Today, I’m pleased to announce that Brady Cohen, formerly with Goodyear, has joined our firm as chief digital officer.  

Brady is one of those rare folks who combine a keen strategic mind, deep experience, a truly collaborative style and a great sense of humor. In his new role, he’ll be building on the extensive work we’ve done with our clients in the areas of digital marketing and mobile advertising, social media strategy and campaigns, videos, website development, analytics, measurement and more. He’ll also play a key role in accelerating and guiding the constantly evolving learning agenda in digital strategies and…

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Keeping talent when hiring starts again

Inevitably there will be a recovery and, just as inevitably, there will be a dislocation of talent as companies that have cut staffing to match demand have to restock their workforce to handle the uptick in business.  While this is the typical post-recession scenario, the dynamics are likely to be more extreme this time around because workers have been more badly shaken.

Not only have the job losses been large, but they happened quickly and seemed to strike virtually every corner of the economy and every kind of organization—no matter how strong or successful we thought it was.  People at every rung of the socioeconomic ladder and every level of professional attainment have been affected.  If they haven’t lost jobs themselves, they know someone who has.  This…

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