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Part 2: Differentiators for HR Talent

Stacy Sollenberger, Partner with ISHR Group, recently completed a Benchmarking Study focused on HR Talent Development. Over the course of 3 weeks, we will share the results of this study. Last week, March 7, we shared what Stacy uncovered in terms of the current environment affecting HR. This week, March 14, we will talk about the differentiators for HR talent today, and next week, March 21, we will close with a look at HR development best practices. Introduction:  This study [...]

March 14th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Part 1: The Landscape: 4 Trends Affecting HR

Stacy Sollenberger, Partner with ISHR Group, recently completed a benchmarking study focused on HR Talent Development. Over the course of the next 3 weeks, we will share the results of this study. This week, March 7, will focus on what Stacy uncovered in terms of the current environment affecting HR. Next week, March 14, will talk about the differentiators for HR talent today, and in our third week, March 21, we will close with a look at HR development best [...]

March 7th, 2016|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Purposeful Work; Providing Purpose

“All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. I spent the first 90 minutes of my work-day at the “Breakfast with Champions” event hosted by the Bobby Dodd Institute (BDI). It’s only in the last six months that I have become familiar with BDI. I was drawn to the mission. BDI connects people with disabilities and disadvantages to jobs and the security and purpose that work brings [...]

March 2nd, 2016|Categories: blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Compelling Reason to Get Out of the Office … and Out of Your Comfort Zone!

My heart is racing. The adrenalin is flowing. I’m trying to act brave, but inside I’m a bundle of nervous energy.   “Just lean back into the crevice and let go,” he says. I conceptually understand that I am in my safety harness and there is no way I am going to free-fall to the bottom of a canyon in southern Utah. My brain gets that! My brain also understands that I am standing backwards, leaning over an 80 foot drop, [...]

January 17th, 2016|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Beyond the Ropes: Sharing Your Life Story

Say “team-building” and most people immediately think of the annual golf outing or groan and roll their eyes, thinking, “Here we go again, they are going to blindfold me and have my colleagues catch me as I fall backwards.” The premise is that team-building events drive camaraderie (for example, those golf outings where you essentially talk with the same person in your golf cart the majority of the time) or build trust (because you have to trust your team will [...]

November 10th, 2015|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

We All NEED Blockers: WHO’s Got Your Back?

Who knew I would have an opportunity to write another post about college football so soon after my last post: The Cost of Arrogance: Why I was Rooting for Michigan Last Weekend? If you missed the amazing final 10-second ending to the Michigan-Michigan State game, you can watch it here. It was unbelievable. I never thought another one of my teams would finish in similar extraordinary fashion just one week later. Last night we were at the Georgia Tech (GT) [...]

October 26th, 2015|Categories: blog|0 Comments