Bio – Tom Bolt

Tom is a human resources professional who crossed over from engineering bringing a left-brain mentality with him. With experience in three Fortune 500 companies and a start-up he has led efforts in workforce planning, labor relations, training, compensation, employee relations and global staffing and recruitment, receiving both SPHR and GPHR certifications. In 1996 he founded Leute Management Services, a human capital management consulting firm, and today serves as its CEO. Tom’s early work in the pioneer internet provider Prodigy sparked an interest in everything technology. Today he remains fully immersed in all social media outlets by integrating his online experience into his HR practice. He can be regularly found in Twitter chat sessions related to his interests. He is personally an outspoken advocate for job seekers and writes about improving the quality of recruiting organizations and the candidate experience in his blog Make HR Happen. Follow him on Twitter at ID @TomBolt or @LeuteMgmt, or connect with him on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/in/tombolt.