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
I know, you've been seeing a lot of SHRM18 blog post/podcast/articles, but we are so excited (and helping you make the decision to save a little money!). Check out the rates and register here. Networking is one of the staple words in HR and this is the perfect place to connect and network with other… Continue reading SHRM18 – Connecting Before the Conference!
I had to write about this, it's who I aspire to be. The #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge has really made me go deep in history and learn things that were never taught to me in a classroom. It has inspired me to find out more about the men and women who spoke truth in a movement… Continue reading Young Black and Gifted #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge Day 17
I had my first speaking engagement this past Sunday! I was extremely nervous and have been for the past few weeks. What if I didn't provide them with the right amount of information, what if I rambled on and on, what if the presentation messes up? There were so many concerns I had over the… Continue reading Preparing the Future – Speaking in Public
My last vacation of 2017 was pretty amazing. It was my very first real vacation that wasn't over a weekend in the last two years. I can't believe how much rest I got or how much I didn't want to go back to work. Don't get me wrong, I missed my job, and couldn't wait… Continue reading HR – Take A Vacation!
"When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it" - Paulo Coelho Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/paulo_coelho_406635 Every January my timeline is flooded with resolutions my peers are aspiring to. For instance, to lose weight, fix their credit, and attempting to find the one yet again. One thing I do not see… Continue reading Getting Unstuck: Creating a Vision Board Guest Post
I was talking to a friend the other day, they wanted to know if any HR positions were available in our area. I first referred them to Northern Alabama Society of Human Resources (NASHRM), one because I'm trying to increase our membership and two ... we're awesome, duh. Anyway, I informed them of a few… Continue reading Should You Leave?
Retention is another big HR word, you read about it in a lot of blog post, so of course, you're going to read it in mine 🙂 As the #HRNewbie in the office setting, you get to see the company through a fresh pair of eyes. I've said before, don't go into a company and… Continue reading A Young Professionals Guide to Helping Your Boss w/ Employee Recognition