HR, You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling!

In my mind, HR is there to protect the business's people which ultimately protects the business. I have found through some conversations with participants this is not true in most organizations.

NEVER put HR Policy over People

One of my favorite office related movies is Office Space.  Although released in 1999, the humor regarding some of the stupid things we do in offices in name of productivity still apply.  I think anyone who has watched the movie knows how much the company loved putting policy over people. In the movie, Ron Livingston … Continue reading NEVER put HR Policy over People

NakedHR-The 1st Deadly Sin

The first Deadly Sin of HR: Not Knowing the Business. The first step of being a successful HR professional is not only knowing the ins and outs of HR but of the business you support. Chapter 1 uses the character Wendy Rhoades off of the Showtime series Billions as a prototype for how a successful … Continue reading NakedHR-The 1st Deadly Sin

NakedHR-the 7 deadly sins of HR

So I'm taking a major leap, one that excites me, scares me and exposes a lot of insecurities.  I have a passion for leveraging HR departments everywhere to become the transformational catalyst within organizations.  Unfortunately, in the process of releasing this book, I feel I will most likely create a number of enemies in my own profession.