Press Releases

Talent Plus Senior Leader Megan Leasher Accepted into Forbes Human Resources Council

(Lincoln, Neb.) – Megan Leasher, PhD, Chief Solutions Strategist, Talent Plus, Inc., has been accepted into Forbes Human Resources Council, an invitation-only community for HR executives across all industries. Dr. Leasher was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of her experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well...

Talent Plus ® and Heritage Consulting by B+R Form Strategic Partnership

(Lincoln, Neb.) – Makenzie Rath, President, Talent Plus ®, Inc.; and Olivia C. Brown, CEO, Co-Founder; and Angella M. Reid, COO, Co-Founder, Heritage Consulting by B+R; announced today, on Rosa Park’s birthday, that they have formed a strategic partnership to collaborate on leadership development and leverage each other’s strengths.  As part of this partnership, Heritage Consulting by B+R will utilize Talent Plus...

Historic Issue of Clothing and Textiles Research Journal to Debut with A Meet the Editors Virtual Event

Ames, IA – Meet the Editors will feature Drs. Eulanda Sanders, Samii Kennedy Benson and Denise Caleb Thursday, December 3, 4 p.m. (CST) in a virtual 1-hour session. Join these three remarkable women as they discuss an upcoming historic issue of The International Textile and Apparel Association’s (ITTA) Clothing and Textiles Research Journal (CTRJ), published by Sage Publications, where they will serve as guest editors, taking...

Megan Leasher Serves on Upcoming SIOP Panel

Lincoln, NE – Talent Plus colleague Megan Leasher, Chief Solutions Strategist, will serve as a panelist Wednesday, October 28, noon (CDT) for Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology’s (SIOP) Women’s Inclusion Network event, “How to WIN in the Workplace: Networking During COVID-19.”   The panel will cover a variety of topics around opportunities to network and develop career opportunities and the challenges that have arisen...

Talent Plus, Inc. Launches Third Global Talent Day 2020

Lincoln, NE – Talent Plus will share the power of Global Talent Day again in 2020 with a virtual celebration. They are inviting leaders, teams and organizations to join Tuesday, November 10, to celebrate the talent in organizations worldwide. Participate by requesting a FREE Global Talent Day Kit at https://globaltalentday.com/getinvolved/ President of Talent Plus, Makenzie Rath offers, “Talent-Based Organizations, know 𝗘𝗩𝗘𝗥𝗬 person has talent and believe...

Talent Plus, Inc. recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2020

Lincoln, NE – Talent Plus has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Healthcare, ranking 35th. “It has been an especially trying year for the world, and healthcare in particular as COVID-19 ravages our communities and your workplaces,” said Aurora Aguilar, Modern Healthcare’s editor. “But the organizations recognized on this year’s list rose...

 Talent Plus, Inc. Expands Expertise with Its Advisors Network

[Lincoln, Nebr.] – Talent Plus, Inc. is honored to unveil its inaugural Advisors Network. Launched in January and May to internal colleagues, Makenzie Rath, Talent Plus President, offered, “The Advisors Network shows continued appreciation to our legacy partners, advisors, practitioners, early adopters and believers in The Science of Talent ®. Over the last 30+ years, we have grown and developed a successful business based upon relationships and engagement with each of these individuals who...

FutureSense and Talent Plus Form Strategic Partnership

FutureSense and Talent Plus Form Strategic Partnership

(Lincoln, Neb.) – Jim Finkelstein, President, CEO and Founder, FutureSense, LLC; and Makenzie Rath, President, Talent Plus, Inc., announced today they have formed a strategic partnership. “The ability to partner with a long-term business and trusted advisor with know-how and expertise in areas that complement the types of services and solutions Talent Plus wants to be able to offer to...

Talent Plus Selects New President

Talent Plus Selects New President

LINCOLN, Neb. – Talent Plus’ Board of Directors has unanimously selected Makenzie Rath as its new president. Rath joined Talent Plus in 2011 and has held roles in nearly each business unit. Most recently, Rath led Talent Plus’ Leadership Consultants, who analyze senior leaders’ interviews and provide executive coaching and succession planning solutions. Upon graduating from the University of Nebraska,...

Talent Plus, Inc. Acquires Accendo International

Talent Plus, Inc. Acquires Accendo International

(Lincoln, NE) – Talent Plus, Inc. ® President and Co-Founder Kimberly Rath announced Tuesday, October 1, 2019, that Talent Plus has acquired Accendo International. “Adding the know-how and capacity of the team at Accendo International provides more access to development for our 400+ client partners, including multinational, Fortune 50, 100 and 500 organizations,” states Rath. “This accelerates, broadens and scales...

Talent Plus ® Ranked No. 1 Family Friendliest and No. 2 Suppliers on Modern Healthcare’s 2019 Best Places to Work List

Lincoln, Neb. — Talent Plus, Inc. ® has been ranked as the No. 1 Family Friendliest and No. 2 Supplier among healthcare employers in Modern Healthcare’s 2019 Best Places to Work in Healthcare list.   “I’m very proud we’ve received recognition for Talent Plus’ family-friendly, positive culture,” says Kimberly Rath, Chairman and Co-Founder. “It’s affirmation that we’ve created what we set...