The work world is an extroverted place. Unless you have one of the loneliest jobs in the world, like a winter caretaker at Yellowstone National Park or as Fire Lookout at Gila National Forest, your role likely requires communication and collaboration with colleagues, clients, and others. For most people I meet, communication is as much [...]
Even if you’re not the type to set resolutions, it’s hard not to feel reflective at the end of a year, not to envision what you’d like to accomplish or who you’d like to be at the start of another year. For many, new year’s resolutions revolve around health and fitness. Gyms are packed, friends [...]
Many of us have been overwhelmed this past year with the sheer gift that life is with all its blessings, opportunities, hurt, grief, and uncertainties. We’ve written and encouraged a regular gratitude practice that can presence joy and contentment at any moment. While it can be simple to practice gratitude and presence happiness, sometimes we [...]
In the November 14, 2022 HR Huddle, Renee Moelders and Samantha Mansfield discuss the four ways that HR professionals can use their people skills to smooth the emotional upsets associated with transition between the successor and the retiree. Join us live every Monday at 4:15pm CT/5:15pm ET to explore the latest trends in talent management [...]
When the world shifted to a more remote and blended work environment, I was overjoyed! I was gaining back precious commuting hours every week with my family, my carbon footprint was shrinking, and so were the piles of laundry! Over the course of two years, I shifted from a hybrid work model to being fully [...]
In the November 7, 2022 HR Huddle, Jennifer Wilson and Samantha Mansfield are joined by guest Carolyn Hall from Wiss to discuss strategies for making learning and development opportunities an integral part of your firm's talent strategy and culture and generously investing in your people. Join us live every Monday at 4:15pm CT/5:15pm ET to [...]
There are seasons in our life where feelings of angst or anxiety consume us. Sometimes the cause is obvious and other times we can’t identify a specific reason, we just feel unsettled. Multiple people in my life, including myself, are in this season, so let’s explore ways to manage these feelings. First, we have to [...]
In the October 31, 2022 HR Huddle, Tamera Loerzel and Jennifer Wilson discuss the importance of empowering your people to vote and the questions facing firm leaders about whether to take transparent positions on social issues. Join us live every Monday at 4:15pm CT/5:15pm ET to explore the latest trends in talent management and HR!
In the October 24, 2022 HR Huddle, Jennifer Wilson and Renee Moelders discuss the importance of understanding tone and the impact of our words when discussing talent performance. Join us live every Monday at 4:15pm CT/ 5:15pm ET to explore the latest trends in talent management and HR!