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

People and Organizations I follow

on social media


It has been about a year since I came up with the idea for cavnessHR. During this time, I have met and followed a few people on social media. Or I have met them at networking events. These are people who I believe bring myself and others value. They do their best to make things better for everyone. I believe they all inspire others to . . .

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January 14, 2017

Yearly Wrap Up

and my goals for 2017

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For my final blog of the year, I am going to do a recap of 2016 and talk about my goals for 2017. I plan to come to the point where I can publish an annual report like Mathias Jakobsen @thnkclrly and http://www.thnkclrly.com/ does. But I am not to that point yet.

As with most people I had my ups and downs during 2016. The year started with . . .

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December 31, 2016

14 Things to do for Success

in 2017

As we prepare to end the year, it is never too early to start planning our success for the next year. Below are 14 things you can do to ensure your success in 2017.

Anticipate your department’s needs:

Being a reliable source for your supervisor and seeing opportunities for your department to improve are great ways to be better at your job.

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December 20, 2016

I Found a Job!

and what else I have been doing

I have been quite busy since the last time I submitted a blog. That is something I intend to do on a more regular basis. I have been looking for a job that would be a fit and I have invested time and resources in my company cavnesshr.

I will go into some detail on both below.

I started my job search January 2015 and applied at many places . . .

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December 05, 2016

Feedback on my Business Idea

Breakdown of Responses


One item that you hear over and over again when you start a business. Is that you must validate your idea. You must prove that you have product market fit for your idea or you will just be wasting your time. The build it and they will buy usually does not work. Building a business is not like the "Field of Dreams".


 I . . .

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September 30, 2016

I have a Name for my Startup

After a long process

I have decided that the name for my Startup will be cavnessHR. Coming up with this name was not easy. Even though it is my own last name. As I said in my last blog post, I looked at 1724 possible names over a three month period before I came up with the six names I asked people to vote on for me.

The highest vote getters were InvivoHR with 19 . . .

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September 12, 2016