Adam Ochstein

Adam Ochstein
Adam Ochstein is the founder and CEO of StratEx, a Chicago-based firm that provides human resources software and services. StratEx helps companies manage the entire employee lifecycle online, from reviewing resumes and applications, to hiring and onboarding, time-off requests and payroll processing, terminations, resignations and exit interviews. StratEx helps companies manage HR processes so businesses can focus on employee relations.

5 Quick Tips for New Managers

By Adam Ochstein | January 22, 2016

(So you don’t get demoted as fast as you got promoted.)

6 Signs It’s Time to Promote Someone

By Adam Ochstein | December 1, 2015

How to know when an employee’s got what it takes to move on up


4 Reasons You Should Hire for Emotional Intelligence

By Adam Ochstein | August 3, 2015

You could hire someone for their résumé. You could hire them for their Ivy League degree. You could hire them for what they know, or who they know. But there’s one trait, one soft skill that trumps all of that: emotional intelligence. In the interview, listen to how the candidate answers each question. Do they…