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HR Rock, Paper, Scissors … SHOOT!!

I came across an interesting employee relations issue a few months ago. Here’s a quick summary of what happened … A White female employee made a complaint about her Hispanic male supervisor, claiming he was treating her unfairly and was generally derelict in his duties as a manager. HR investigated the issue but we were ..
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Did You Know that I’m a MVP?

Did you know that I’m a MVP??? I’m not talking about being a Most Valuable Person … although I am that, too. I’m talking about being a Multifarious Voice Presenter!! The MVP Speaking Group was started this summer by my Blog-FF, HR Jedi and Resume Ninja extraordinaire — Chris Fields!! Chris saw the need for greater ..
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What is HR Thirsty For?

I attended a HR luncheon not too long ago. I arrived early and found no one there I knew. Instead of going into introvert mode, I decided to sit down at a table, join the conversation and try to make some new connections. Here’s what I walked in on … “It’s been over a year of ..
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Bringing that “Back to School” Magic to HR – part 3

In Part One, I gave tips on orientation and onboarding. In Part Two, I talked about the importance of setting the tone through expectations. I would be remiss if I didn’t discuss the part of ‘the student’. So that’s what Part 3 is about … “Back to School” magic is not just about the teachers, the ..
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