Your Definitive Guide to an All-Inclusive Holiday Party

It is that time of year. The end of the year has become the holiday-party season with everyone’s calendar filled with festive gatherings. Some take place during office hours, on company property. Others take place after hours, with much merriment taking place (sometimes too much judging by some of the stories I’ve heard [I miss …

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Thanksgiving and #Frozen2 – SPOILERS

If the post title wasn't enough for you, I'm going to talk about Frozen 2 and will give away plot points, so go watch the movie & come back later if you don't want it spoiled. As an adult, my favorite holiday is Thanksgiving. I love cooking the meal, sharing it with my family. We …

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#HRSocialHour Twitter Chat: Employee Recognition with @Bonusly

Employee recognition is one of the evergreen topic for everyone in HR. It's one of those topics that continues to bring people into your break out session or click on your link. Why? Because we want to believe that there is a silver bullet answer to "solving" the problem. But here's the thing: employee recognition …

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First Annual #Embarc Conference -“Not Satisfied with the Status Quo”

I've been home from LA for a couple of weeks now. It was a bit of a whirlwind and things are finally starting to slow down enough for me to think about the information shared at the conference. CareerArc has set the bar high after their first conference. As the CEO Robin Richards shared in …

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Harsh Truths with Bryan Adams at #Embarc

So I'm finally getting to my posts from Embarc. I have to say that this conference was on point - so much great content that it's taken some time to get my thoughts together. Tonight, though, I want to focus on the opening session with Bryan Adams. Bryan has done a lot of great work …

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Play Like a Girl: a conversation with Rhonda Taylor

This past summer, I had a chance to catch up with Rhonda Taylor and learned she was writing a book. I naturally assumed it would be about HR, because what else does an HR pro write about? I was pleasantly surprised to learn it was actually about her experiences as a woman in the very …

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#HRSocialHour Twitter Chat with Career Arc

Jon & I had a blast in Hollywood at the first annual CareerArc Embarc Conference. You can see some of the awesome content at the Wakelet link. As we both decompress from the trip (my mind is just overflowing with information - need to get it into a couple of blog posts), we are thrilled …

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