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Don’t hire the ‘Purple Squirrel’

‘Purple Squirrel’ is a term used by employment recruiters to describe a candidate with exactly the right education, experience, and qualifications that perfectly fits a job’s multifaceted requirements. Theoretically, this prized ‘purple squirrel’ could immediately handle all the expansive variety…

Annual #BeautyNIC date set

Last summer, the inaugural #BeautyNIC captivated Nashville’s Centennial Park and set a precedence for the beauty industry. Tanya Davis is the visionary and founder of #BeautyNIC. The event is a product of the popular top-rated radio and television show I…