Reinvent Your Onboarding Process

Contributed by Holly Burkett, Ph.D., SPHR, HR West 2018 Speaker* At Cirrus Logic, ranked eighth on the 2015 Great Place to Work® Best Medium Workplaces list, new hires are immersed in a culture camp called the School of Cirrus Rocks. At the camp, participants first learn about company values through storytelling. They then break into groups […]

The Ever-Evolving Employee Experience

By David Kovacovich, HR West 2018 Speaker I’ve been in the Human Capital Management industry for 10 years. We started with logoed lamps for milestone achievements. The concept of Employee Recognition made the process of rewarding behavior change more immediate and systematic. Employee Engagement introduced employee learning, performance management, live events and leadership development into […]

An Invitation to Empathy …one year later

Brett Culp – HR West 2018 Keynote Last November, I sat in a living room with 10 people of diverse viewpoints sharing their hearts. They talked openly about their struggles and fears. Tricia and I were invited to facilitate the discussion, but we cried right along with them. I wish you could have been there. My heart was […]