We are under 25 days away from gathering in Chicago for SHRM18 this year! I'm so excited to be visiting the city and meeting a few of the people I stay connected with throughout the year. While I have a lot of responsibilities this year, besides just having fun, I find it important to make… Continue reading #SHRM18 People to Meet
DAYS! Can you believe we are 40 days away from Chicago? It's becoming real! So much to do getting prepared to leave work for multiple days and spend some time learning and unwinding in the city! While packing for the conference is important, and will be an upcoming post, it's very important that… Continue reading #SHRM18 First Time Attendee – 10 Must Haves Inside the Conference
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
I'm not sure if my HRJazzy Readers have heard or not, but, little ole me will be co-hosting this Wednesdays #SHRMNextchat on Twitter with the new SHRM CEO and President Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. Check out all the details here and hopefully, you can join in! HRNewbies is a strong passion of mine because I'm… Continue reading HRNewbies – An Experience of a Lifetime!
You'd think this is something I wouldn't need to write about, but unfortunately, I do. I've said it many times that SHRM18 will be big and the McCormick Place is even bigger! With that comes the need to have volunteers to help us find our way. The SHRM17 Volunteers helped me so much while I… Continue reading #SHRM18 First Time Attendee? Be Nice
Welcome back to the SHRM18 First Time Attendee Series, this time around I want to talk with you about the different sessions of SHRM18. Before my first conference last year, I was confused as to what I could and could not attend (I have the biggest fear of walking into a room and not belonging,… Continue reading #SHRM18 First Time Attendee? Sessions, Sessions Everywhere!
Hey all! It's time for a check-in, I haven't been blogging as much because I was finishing up my final course and preparing for a move! But, thankfully, that didn't stop you from checking out the HRJazzy Blog and a few projects I was able to get to. So, what has been going on?? School!… Continue reading Catching Up With HRJazzy
SHRM18 Bloggers and attendees can't stop talking about the conference. There is something new coming out every day, almost every few hours! Because I was a first-time attendee to the SHRM National Conference last year, I want to help other first-time attendees prepare for the SHRM18 Conference! So here's the start of the SHRM18 First… Continue reading #SHRM18 First Time Attendee? Just A Few Tips – Series
[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.
SHRM18 is coming, we are less than 100 days from boarding our planes or getting in our cars to travel to Chicago and embarking on a new year of networking and learning from the speakers and vendors during the conference. Being an SHRM18 Blogger (YAY!) I’ve been given the opportunity to interview a few speakers… Continue reading #SHRM18 Speakers to Meet – Dr. Melanie Peacock