The HR Business Partner is a job for experienced pros with education in HR and business...you can find all the details on that with easy internet search, You don't need me to tell you about the education and work experience required for this kind of role, instead I want to talk … [Read more...] about What Does A Good HR Business Partner Look Like?
In June I stepped away from the digital world for thirty days. I did a digital detox where I cut out social media, drastically reduced streaming activities (except music) and filled my time with analog activities. Among other reasons, my digital detox is a big part of why I … [Read more...] about I’m Back From a 30 Day Digital Detox
New leaders have a short amount of time to tell their story. Leaders are brought in under a number of circumstances - sometimes its a simple transition from one job to the next and other times its because something needs to be “fixed.” Regardless the circumstances of your … [Read more...] about Don’t Let Someone Else Tell Your Story
For many of us its goal setting time and that means some of us will get overly ambitious and set close-to-impossible goals for this new year (its possible I have experience in this area). Most of us don’t set these goals because we want to fail. Motivation varies from the … [Read more...] about Save Your Sanity This Year
A few weeks ago I spoke at Disrupt HR Detroit about how to make work suck less. It was 5 minutes, 20 slides and a little nerve wracking but I left exhilarated - I challenged myself, met new people and learned a lot. Did my company pay me to go there? No Did I work on my slides … [Read more...] about Why I Write & Speak Outside of Work