Webinars

2021 13 May
12:00 pm Pacific / 3:00 pm Eastern

HIRING TALENT: More than filling a position

Hiring the right talent is one of the most important decisions you will make. This webinar will provide insights on how to attract and hire talented employees and offer successful interviewing techniques to help you find the best person for your business. 

Attendees will learn about what qualities are desirable in a potential team member, how to narrow down applicants, and how to conduct an interview that yields results. We’ll also cover topics such as incorporating technology and incentives into the hiring process. You’ll leave with practical tools that can be used immediately! 

The guests for this webinar are El Dorado Furniture’s Human Resources Director, Ali Espinosa, Furnitureland South’s Talent Acquisition Recruiter, Sarah Bentley, and Preet Kuar, CEO of Pacific Staffing. 

Register today! 

Ali Espinosa, SPHR, SHRM-SCP – Human Resource Director, El Dorado Furniture 

Ali Espinosa joined El Dorado Furniture as Director of Human Resources in September 2019. Ali has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and has certification as SPHR (Senior Professional of Human Resources) and SHRM-SCP (Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professional). Before joining the furniture retail industry, Ali acquired much of her vast HR knowledge and experience during the past 25 years working in the cruise line industry and healthcare. 

Karen Fishel, MS, SPHR – Executive Director of HRFurnitureland South, Inc. 

Karen Fishel is a Human Resources professional with over 25 years of industry and operational excellence experience. She has experience in manufacturing, retail, QSR, hospitality, fleet, sales, and client management. She is a leader in creative and innovative solutions in all facets of Human Resources. She is an advocate for investing in talent development and coaching, recognition ad celebration of success, and creating environments of inclusion and equity. Always seeking strategies for achieving a World Class Human Resource organization including HRIS investment and talent development. One of her favorite sayings, “Don’t overcomplicate creating phenomenal cultures!”

Preet Kuar – CEO, Pacific Staffing

Preet Kuar is the CEO of Pacific Staffing and Pacific ExecSearch (named one of Americas Top Executive Recruiting Company 2020 by Forbes).  Preet has over 23 years of recruiting experience and is a proven leader of highperforming recruiting teams with a track record of hiring, developing, and retaining best-in-class professionals. 

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