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#SHRM18 Vendor Special – Christina Danforth and The HR Jetpack Crew

This is my very first Vendor post for #SHRM18! I am so excited about this one, Christina and The HR JetPack Crew do amazing things. First off, if you're not following The HR JetPack on their social media accounts and you're in HR, especially trying to obtain a certification, you're missing out! Check out the… Continue reading #SHRM18 Vendor Special – Christina Danforth and The HR Jetpack Crew

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The Unpopular Opinion of a Black Woman

Diversity and Inclusion ... what exactly is it? Diversity - "Diversity is any dimension that can be used to differentiate groups and people from one another. In a nutshell, it’s about empowering people by respecting and appreciating what makes them different, in terms of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, disability, sexual orientation, education, and national origin"… Continue reading The Unpopular Opinion of a Black Woman

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#SHRM18 Q&A With Speaker Geoffrey Scheer – Respect In the Workplace

Respect In the Workplace – Being vocal on this workplace topic shouldn't be left up to HR, but we should start the conversation and keep it going, especially in this current political climate of the world. Geoffrey is bringing something different to SHRM presentations by having a theater-based session, and it’s one I’m very excited… Continue reading #SHRM18 Q&A With Speaker Geoffrey Scheer – Respect In the Workplace

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Following Up with An HR Newbie Officially in Training!! [Internships] Guest Post by Alfred Russell, Jr.

[HRJazzy wrote a blog post a few months ago introducing two great guys who were looking to get into the HR world, read it here > The Break In – Welcoming New HR Young Professionals. Well, I now have an update on one of them and I asked him to write his experience in his own… Continue reading Following Up with An HR Newbie Officially in Training!! [Internships] Guest Post by Alfred Russell, Jr.

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#BlackBlogsMatter #BlackConsciousness Day 28

Whew, we've made it 28 Days on this journey. Consciousness: the state of being awake and aware of one's surroundings/the awareness or perception of something by a person. Black Consciousness: awareness of one's identity as a black person, especially as a basis for a political grouping or movement. It's interesting to see how alike, but also… Continue reading #BlackBlogsMatter #BlackConsciousness Day 28

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Reverse Racism Isn’t Real #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge Day 20

The Oxford Dictionary defines Reverse Racism as - prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism on the basis of race directed against a member of a dominant or privileged racial group.  There some days that I feel certain, not all, white people need to be recognized so much that they will spit anything out of their mouths. It's… Continue reading Reverse Racism Isn’t Real #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge Day 20