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July 20, 2017

cavnessHR weekly update

What has been going on with cavnessHR and going all in with cavnessHR


This past week as been a busy one for cavnessHR and for myself. At my place of employment Highline College, I was blindsided and informed that my contract as the HR Director would not be renewed. At Highline College if you are an exempt employee you serve on an annual contract. I had no idea this would happen and I was not given a . . .

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July 18, 2017

How I am Building cavnessHR without a CTO

sometimes things just work out for you

In my previous blogs I talked about my search for a CTO. In this blog, I will talk about how I am building cavnessHR without one. I also did lots of research on if a startup even needs a CTO.

As part of starting cavnessHR, I go to startup networking events. At these events, you learn about various other startups. One such networking event is . . .

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July 10, 2017

My Search for a CTO

it has been a continual process


In my last blog I talked about my struggles with finding a CTO. In this blog I will talk about how I went about looking for a CTO. I believe everyone knows how important having a CTO is when building a startup. For a better view of the role of a CTO in a startup, please watch the video.



Around October of 2016, I realized . . .

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July 03, 2017

Finding a Technical Co Founder for cavnessHR

hint - I am still looking


In my last blog, I covered my mid-point review and said in this blog I would give an update on what has been going on with cavnessHR since the beginning of the year. 

I am going to change that to me using the next several blogs to provide updates on the last 6 months of cavnessHR. Once I have provided those updates. I will then . . .

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June 28, 2017

Mid-Point Review

How I have done so far in meeting my yearly goals


I have not blogged as much as I would of liked these previous months and that is something I will work on to improve. At the end of 2016, I wrote a blog post titled, "Yearly Wrap Up." In this blog I talked about my goals for 2017. In this blog I will revisit those goals and provide an update on my progress towards meeting them.

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June 19, 2017

What is cavnessHR?

the story behind cavnessHR and the plan for cavnessHR


I have been working on cavnessHR for over a year now. When I say working, I mean when the idea first came to me, which was January 2016. I have talked to many people about cavnessHR and received some great feedback. I have done lots of networking to spread the idea of cavnessHR.  However, I am now realizing I have not yet . . .

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April 23, 2017