President’s Trip To Nashville

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Fidelis Companies President’s Trip is awarded to employees and managers who exceed annual sales and performance goals.  Previous President’s trip destinations include New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Steamboat Springs, CO. This year’s excursion was a 4-day visit to Nashville with five employees and their significant others…and, Alan and Karen, of course.  Setting foot on… Read more »

Tell Recruiters The Truth

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Individuals looking for employment need to be honest with the recruiters they are going to for help. All recruiters will ask why you left past employers.  Just be honest and talk about it. Most recruiters, HR people, and hiring managers understand layoffs. Describe the situation in a way that’s most beneficial to you. 30-50% of your group being… Read more »

Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support

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President & CEO of Fidelis Companies, Karen Richards, attended the Genesis Annual Luncheon on May 5 at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, TX to support one of her many philanthropic events. Genesis hosted an Annual Luncheon to celebrate 30 years of “Safety, Shelter, and Support”. Mission Statement “Our mission is to end domestic violence against women and… Read more »

Take Advantage of LinkedIn

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LinkedIn: the website that helps you find the right people and the connections you have with them. It used to be impossible to know who was connected and how, but now with LinkedIn showing 1st, 2nd, and 3rd connections is of tremendous value for networking. In today’s society it is all about who you know if you… Read more »

Thinking ERP

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Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) The situation in our section of the industry has been interesting over the past 12-18 months.  Our department focuses on PeopleSoft and Lawson primarily, and both are in the midst of a period where the majority of the customer base is facing the choice of upgrading to the latest versions, or… Read more »

The Path to Success

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What makes one succeed? Is it the money which motivates them? Is it their need for achievement? Is it their passion and drive, or maybe their positive attitude? Here are some helpful tips to succeed in your career: 1. Take Responsibility. Do not blame others and start owning up to your mistakes (or those of your… Read more »

Customer Service in a Social World

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As a “social media specialist”, I like to pride myself as being up-to-date with the happenings that gain speed with the help of social media. However, sometimes I find myself surprised that days after a story spread across the internet like wildfire, I’m completely clueless to its origins. This is where I found myself this… Read more »

New York, New York!

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Our top producers for 2013 spent a weekend in New York City the first week of June as part of our 2014 President’s Club. While following many of them on social media during the trip, I thought their wonderful experiences should be shared with the rest of our fans as they were with us personally… Read more »

Fidelis Companies, LLC Honored as 2014 Best Companies to Work for in Texas

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Fidelis Companies was recently honored as one of the best companies to work for in Texas at a banquet in Austin, hosted by Texas Monthly, Texas Association of Business, Texas SHRM and Best Companies Group; this was Fidelis’ first time participating the competition.   Fidelis Companies, LLC was recently named number 13 of the 2014… Read more »

Welcome to the team, Carolyn!

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We would like to welcome our newest team member to Fidelis! Carolyn Hentchel has joined our Infor/Oracle team as their newest Sales Coordinator. She will be researching companies who run Infor/Lawson and PeopleSoft and supporting our business development team members with new project opportunities. Once she learns the industry, she’ll make the transition and join… Read more »