Kurt Rakos

Kurt Rakos
Kurt Rakos is a founder and partner at SkyWater Search Partners, the Short List ® search firm dedicated to placing top tier candidates in Sales, Marketing, IT, Accounting/Finance, and HR related positions.
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SkyWater Search Partners 2nd annual Walk a Mile for a Smile

Posted by Kurt Rakos on 4/23/15 2:17 PM

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Spring has Sprung, so have our employees at SkyWater! With their walking shoes on, once again we are supporting our 2nd annual "Walk a Mile for a Smile" benefiting MN-based non-profit Smile Network International. Taking a break from the action, the SkyWater team will raise awareness and hit the 1 mile walking path around Carlson Towers on a daily basis for 6 weeks.

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Culture Fit in The Hiring Process: A Case Study with Punch Pizza

Posted by Kurt Rakos on 7/31/14 2:04 PM

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Getting your culture fit right in the hiring process is vital to the long-term success of every business. Get it wrong and the consequences are twofold. Not only does your organization face the additional costs that come with replacing a departing employee but also a disgruntled and often demoralized workforce as yet another new starter didn’t work out.

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Giving Back: Walk A Mile For A Smile From 14th April - July 4th

Posted by Kurt Rakos on 4/11/14 9:33 AM

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) or ‘giving back’ plays a pivotal role in a growing number of today’s organizations and at SkyWater we embrace it wholeheartedly.

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