It’s True! She’s Really Retiring!

Posted by Sarah Williams on September 25, 2013 in Guest Bloggers, HR Wisdom, Passion at Work, Recognition and Rewards, Workplace Reputation |
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After over 40 years as a Human Resources professional, my mother is retiring on September 30th. For real this time. My mom has always been my secret HR weapon. One of my very first and most popular posts ever was a summary of her advice (Read that HERE). Having mentors and colleagues is great — […]

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What HR is to Me … Now

Posted by Sarah Williams on June 6, 2013 in Education and Learning, Leadership |
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I’ve had a great month of guests to celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of The Buzz on HR! Each one brought a fresh perspective and reminder for me on why I’m so devoted to this profession and its work. Thank you Julie Waddell for confirming again that HR’s duty is to balance business needs with employee rights/needs. […]

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HR is the Nerve Center

Posted by Sarah Williams on May 29, 2013 in Guest Bloggers, Honey |
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Wikipedia defines Human Resources as the set of individuals who make up the workforce of an organization, business sector or an economy.  In other words, we are the backbone of the company.   No company can survive without employees, more specifically, good employees.  Any Joe Schmoe can set up shop and put up a now hiring […]

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HR is like Tightrope Dancing

Posted by Sarah Williams on May 22, 2013 in Guest Bloggers, HR Wisdom |
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What HR is to me? Well, from the very depths of my soul, my answer is: “A job that pays the bills.” But I have a feeling that won’t suffice for a whole blog post. So I guess I would have to say, HR to me is the ultimate balancing act of professions in all […]

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HR is a Means to an End

Posted by Sarah Williams on May 8, 2013 in Guest Bloggers, HR Wisdom, Passion at Work |

When I was first asked to contribute to this blog, I was really excited and flattered … And then when I was told that the theme was “What HR Means to Me”, I was kind of disappointed and apprehensive. Don’t get me wrong – it’s a great question.  I’m just not sure whether my answer […]

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