Archive for the 'Appearances' Category

ACT•1 Group CEO Janice Bryant Howroyd Empowers Job Seekers at AARP Work@50+ Conference

November 7th, 2013

Torrance, CA— ACT•1 Group Founder and CEO Janice Bryant Howroyd helped AARP members better navigate through the job search process during AARP California’s inaugural Work@50+  Conference. The event was held in Long Beach on November 2, 2013 to help equip experienced job seekers with the tools, technology, and information they need to succeed in a […]

Janice Bryant Howroyd Selected as a Regional Recipient of the Greater Los Angeles Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award

June 30th, 2013

TORRANCE, CA, June 30, 2013 – The Act•1 Group, Inc., a global leader in the human resources industry, is proud to announce that the company’s Chairman and CEO Janice Bryant Howroyd has been selected as a regional Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 award winner. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding high-growth entrepreneurs who […]

JBH Among NAWBO’s Four Inaugural Hall of Fame Inductees

August 3rd, 2011

The National Association of Women Business Owners® (NAWBO®) is proud to present the inaugural Hall of Fame Award to four of the most dynamic and significant women business owners in California. Each honoree is a trailblazer in her own right and they collectively reflect the legacy of power and success of the women’s business community […]

JBH Shares Business Strategy with Making It! TV’s Entrepreneur Viewers

May 18th, 2011

Janice Bryant Howroyd takes some time to give smart and heartfelt answers to Making It! TV’squestions about going global, working with family members and weathering challenges.

JBH Co-chairs NBMBAA’s ‘Blink’ Conference and Expo

September 13th, 2010

Janice will be joining honorary co-chairs Earvin “Magic” Johnson, chairman and CEO, Magic Johnson Enterprises and Debra Langford, vice president, diversity and inclusion, NBC Universal for NBMBAA’s 32nd Annual National Conference and Exposition. National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) is the nation’s largest professional African American conference and exposition.  The conference, ‘BLINK: The Speed of Change […]

Where Are The Opportunities?

July 2nd, 2010

CNBC Street Scenes ‘Jobs America’ anchor Melissa Francis on how the unemployment crisis is adding to the double dip fears, with Janice Bryant Howroyd, Act 1 Group CEO/founder.

Leading the Way as Keynote Speaker for ‘Superstars of Small Business’

June 23rd, 2010

Superstars of Small Business is a one-day educational event that will bring together five of the brightest entrepreneurs to share valuable lessons they’ve learned from starting a business and growing it to over $10 million annually.

Good, Better, Best…Better?

May 28th, 2010

“Several months ago, while in China, I took note of the particular consistency and pride of reference made by many Chinese… the USA is the largest developed nation and China is the largest developing nation. This is something that we’ve heard expressed here in the USA by economists, business persons and politicians as well, for some time. Here at home, we hear this from a position of lingering strength…hearing it away from home gives it a more impending meaning…”

Identify With the Opportunity, Not Just the Need: The Case of Lori and the Middle Aged Exec.

May 11th, 2010

Note: this blog post originally appeared on The Huffington Post Whenever I ask a job seeker what the top criteria are for the perfect job, I typically get a combination of career and lifestyle choices presented. Case in point: Last week, after a grueling session, I asked my under-30 trainer what her top five criteria […]

10 Job Hunting Tips for Graduates

May 6th, 2010

“In today’s work culture, employees are highly valued when they have mobile skills and attitudes. Fresh out of school, you are expected to bring new, creative thought to your hiring company, regardless of where you start out working. Make yourself known right away as someone who has done homework on the company and is passionate about working there, not just getting a job.”