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Thanks for this great spot +Park MultiMedia!!!
 
Check out our new splashy 2015 commercial courtesy of +Dan Kimbrough and Park Multimedia.  Look for it on TV soon!
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New tool helps families plan for their young children’s success
Families want what’s best for their children, but don’t often know where to start. Based on family focus groups, many families aren’t aware that children follow the same developmental...
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Minimum wage jobs are usurping the jobs market at warp speed, college tuition is off the charts, and jobs requiring college degrees are in decline.
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Registration for girls entering 4-6 grade in fall 2015 is now open - limited spaces available, register right now for July 13-17!
NEPA BLOGCON, NEPA'S ONLY BLOGGING AND SOCIAL MEDIA CONFERENCE, ANNOUNCES SQUIRREL GIRLS TECH CAMP FOR JULY 2015. NEPA BlogCon, the region's only blogging and social media conference, is excited to announce the launch of its girls' STEM education camp: Squirrel Girls Tech Camp.
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Manage others, own a business or work in HR? this is for you. Friday, July 24 at 12PM EDT - Let me know your questions, I will ask. Or call in!
 
Join us for an in depth conversation with Victor Parziale, Program Supervisor for Drug Free Workplace PA (DFWPA), a nonprofit organization helping businesses become drug free. We'll talk about the importance of a drug free workplace,  the services DFWPA offers - at no cost to the employer, and other family and community programs the agency offers. Friday, July 24 at 12PM EDT.
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Location: East Stroudsburg University in the beautiful Poconos. Investment: $15 and a day of your life. ROI: A day you'll never regret with some of the greatest people you'll ever meet.
Ready for NEPA BlogCon? Get your tickets now, squirrels! It's arrived: the glorious day when you can register for NEPA BlogCon and start making X's on your calendar until September 12. We've got the SWAG, the schedule, and the speakers: all we need is you. Tickets are on sale now. The cost?
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Hey friends in the northeast - Enter to win a fabulous concert package at the Pavilion at Montage and and support +The Arc of Luzerne County!
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Is something holding you back from reaching your potential? Do you always find a reason you can't do this or that? This Friday at 12PM EDT I'll interview James Perdue Ed.D. - Persevere Past your Paralysis. He'll knock your socks off... Tune in to +The Arc of Luzerne County's PA Independent Living Radio Show to get properly motivated!
How do you deal with adversities? How do you handle unexpected change and challenges? Join us for a conversation with Dr. James Perdue to talk about his inspiring life story and unique message that helps others to accept adversity, triumph over tragedies, and be successful. We'll discuss how to muster up the confidence it takes to persevere past your paralysis and conquer challenges in the future; the same kind of confidence James developed and u...
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Senate Committee Moves Bill to Help Teens With Disabilities Prepare for Jobs After Graduation #IWantToWork  
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This is an incredibly cool challenge!!!! Thank you +Google+ 
Let’s work together to help change this. The ‘Google Impact Challenge: Disabilities’ aims to expand opportunity and independence for people with disabilities. Click here to take part.
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Human Capital & New Media
Introduction

I work with organizations that aspire to be employers of choice, are interested in attracting candidates who will develop into employee brand advocates that drive growth and continued success, embrace diversity, desire a culture of innovation and excellence, want to build rich internal and external communities and reward superior performance with celebrity.

I invite you to contact me to talk about how we can work together to help your organization reach its full human capital potential. ~ Karla Porter

karla@karlaporter.com
570.592.8378

Specialties

Workforce Development, Employee Relations, Recruitment Strategy, On-boarding & Retention, Diversity, Change Management, Employer Branding, Public Speaking, Career Ownership, Customer Service, Organizational Management, New Media Strategies, Community Partnerships

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Education
  • Temple University
    Journalism/PR
  • Luzerne County Community College
    Applied Science
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Human Capital Management & Workforce Development Consultant
Employment
  • Karla Porter Human Capital & New Media
    Principal, 2008 - present
  • The Arc of Luzerne County
    Dir. Program Development & Marketing, 2011 - present
  • Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber
    Workforce Development & HR, 2009 - 2011
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Wilkes-Barre PA
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Wilkes-Barre - Cozumel - Playa del Carmen - Mallorca - Spangdahlem - Detroit - Philadelphia
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NEPA BlogCon Tickets Now On Sale + Blog of the Year Awards News!
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NEPA BlogCon Tickets On Sale! That's right, squirrels! We've launched ticket sales for this year's NEPA BlogCon, to be held on Saturday, Oct

Handwriting input comes to Gmail and Google Docs
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Posted by Xiangye Xiao, Product Manager Cross-posted on the Google Drive blog. Gmail and Docs offer wide language support, however in some c

NEPA BlogCon Kick Off Party
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Come to our Kick-Off Party. NEPA BlogCon is excited to announce that it has set a date and location for this year's blogging and social medi

End Piracy, Not Liberty – Google
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Millions of Americans oppose SOPA and PIPA because these bills would censor the Internet and slow economic growth in the U.S.. Two bills bef

Google
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News and updates on Google's products, technology and more

Google Groups - Please dont close picnik !!!
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The Employee of the Future - NEPA Customer Service Consortium
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This article from Forbes, The Empowered Employee is Coming; Is the World Ready? couldn't be more timely in light of our April 12 event, Crea

Google for Veterans and Families
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From our veteran community to yours. This site was made by some veterans, family of veterans and friends who work at Google. We understand t

Preemptive Crisis Management 101 - NEPA Customer Service Consortium
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When Field Roast Grain Meat posted a recall on my favorite vegan holiday meal Hazelnut Cranberry Roast En Croute today on Facebook I had to

Accountability is a Hot Word this Week - NEPA Customer Service Consortium
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A few minutes ago, while sitting at my desk working and waiting for Thursday's quarterly member meeting and presentation on Creating a C

NEPA BlogCon 2013 Here We Come!
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By all accounts, the 2012 inaugural con was wildly successful and helped to fill a thirst for digital education and networking in the region

Oh no another customer satisfaction survey! - NEPA Customer Service Cons...
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I remember back when consumer surveys used to come in the mail with a postage paid return envelope and often coupons or a sample as an incen

How to Answer the Question: “What Do You Do?” | BNET
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It’s one of the most common questions, yet most people don’t have a clue how to respond. Six tips.

The Young Turks
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Obama: 'It is now our generation's task to carry on what ... pioneers be...
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(CNN) -- President Barack Obama said Monday in his inaugural speech that the nation must come together to meet the challenges of the day, sa

Victorio Milian: Life, Death, the Economy, and Choices
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Life, Death, the Economy, and Choices. Here's a fun fact about me-I can potentially save your life. Several months ago my employer signe

Wii Sports
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This is what video games should be: fun for everyone. Wii Sports offers five distinct sports experienc

Official Google Blog: Bringing the very best of what we do to the vetera...
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Bringing the very best of what we do to the veteran community. 11/11/2011 06:00:00 AM. We believe that technology can be a force for good; o

What if Famous Villains Had Blogs?
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Blogging is a good way to get a bit of insight into a person... what they love, what they hate, and what they are passionate about. We use b

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Great pizza & ambiance
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