Susan Owens is Associate Vice President for Human Resources at the Unviersity of Mary Hardin-Baylor. She holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from Wayland Baptist University and Senior Professional in Human Resources certification. She is a member and legislative officer of Central Texas Human Resources Management Association and frequently speaks at state and regional conferences. Susan and her husband Dr. Ron Owens reside in Temple, Texas.

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Star Wars: Job Searches and Digital Footprints

You leave a digital footprint everywhere you go and it contributes to your overall public image. It’s accessible to current employers, prospective employers and even marketing companies. Don’t get comfortable!  You might think you’re on your personal laptop, cell phone or tablet, privately communicating with trusted friends. But in reality, you are on the world’s...
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Top 8 Skills for Employability

Have you ever been on a job interview and found yourself wondering what the hiring manager is thinking?  Get ahead of other candidates by getting into a hiring manager’s head.  Here’s how the “wheels are turning” for many hiring managers during an interview: 1. Will this person give great customer service? This is considered by...
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