At some point in your life, you're going to leave a job. I don't care if it's a grocery store, your family lawn business, babysitting for the Washington's up the street, or a college study aid position. We all say goodbye. What I've found matters most, is how you do it. If you follow my… Continue reading A Hard Goodbye for A New Hello
Recently, I was given the opportunity to speak as a panelist for a webinar on The Value and Impact of Recognition on Human Resources Today website, sponsored by impraise, both great websites you should visit! The recording is now available, if you'd like to go back and watch. Recognition in the workplace can hold a… Continue reading Recognition in the Workplace – 4 Steps to Getting It Right
Loyalty is interesting, it comes in many forms. You might be loyal to a relationship, a family member, a friendship, or in this case, an organization. But, what you need to understand is, are they loyal to you? I'm loyal to a fault when it comes to organizations. I think about how my departure will… Continue reading End of the Year Check – Who Is Loyal to YOU?
It’s been a little bit since I’ve put out a full blog post. It seems that around this time every year, I take a month off from blogging and give myself some time to rest and create new content that can help emerging HR Professionals and the HR community as a whole. Well now, I… Continue reading #DisruptHRHSV Videos Are Here!!
Making decisions in your career can be very difficult. When you're not sure which road to take, getting others to take a chance on you isn't easy. Over the last few years, younger generations have received a lot of backlash for choosing to leave a company, but not enough credit for realizing what we want… Continue reading Becoming the Best You!
Music and road trips are a big part of my life. While my boyfriend and I have been taking 10 hour road trips these past few weeks looking for a car, we've been listening to a lot of music. I don't always agree with rappers or the things they've done in the past or present… Continue reading Inclusion is a Hell of a Drug
Heading to SHRM18 I was nervous for multiple reasons. This would be my second year attending, but my first year on the SHRM Blog Squad. I worried I wouldn't be able to keep up with the rest of the crew, Mary Faulkner and Kristina Minyard type REALLY fast. I remember seeing them at SHRM17, it… Continue reading #SHRM18 – Inspiration is All Around You
I'm already missing the SHRM18 Conference in Chicago! So many great memories made and ideas for speaking, hopefully SHRM2020! The conference provided me with so many opportunities for my job and my personal brand (Smirk). It always goes by way too fast, but the amount of knowledge and connections I've gained makes it worth every penny. This… Continue reading #SHRM18 Recap – We’ve Learned, Now We Need to Change
Wow - that is the best way to describe the SOLD OUT SHRM18 Annual Conference! It's the last day, the hardest day, the day when you realize those lessons you've been writing down or tweeting out must be put to work. When you are required to go back to work and for most, teach and… Continue reading #SHRM18 – What Now?
Attention People ... We are officially 9 Days from SHRM18!!!!!!!!! Ok, sorry, had to get that out. My excitement is reaching an all-time high. while I did attend SHRM17 last year, this year holds so much more for me because I'm one of the SHRM18 Bloggers, a SHRM18Steps Challenge Team Captain (HR High Steppers, all… Continue reading #SHRM18, While We’re Partying … They’re Working