Built to Last: Top 5 reasons your HR initiatives fail

Contributed by Amii Barnard-Bahn, JD, CHIC – presenter for the NCHRA Small Company Conference. We have all heard the phrase “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” (Attributed to business guru Peter Drucker and made famous by Mark Fields, CEO and President of Ford Motor Company.) But what does that mean for us as human resources professionals? It […]

Workplace Words that Wound

Contributed by Lorie Reichel-Howe Founder, Conversations in the Workplace Presenter, NCHRA Small Company HR Conference – October 19, San Francisco “Transforming Workplace Conversations” 11:15 am – 12:30 pm   We have all felt the sting of cutting words, the stab of sarcasm and the sickening silence when a coworker is assaulted with a verbal bomb.  When workplace […]