HRchat Podcast

HRchat Podcast

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Listen to the HRchat podcast from The HR Gazette (https://hr-gazette.com) to get insights, strategies, and anecdotes to help you get more from the world of work. Show topics covered include HR Tech, Leadership, Talent, Recruitment, Employee Eng…


#191: Diversifying Talent Pipelines for Recruitment with Dean Delpeache, Fiix Software
Jul 7 • 18 min
In this HRchat episode, Bill Banham is joined by Dean Delpeache, Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition at Fiix Software and speaker at the July 8th InnovateWork East Coast virtual event.
#190: The Role of ERGs and Brand Champions in the Employee Journey w/ Bruce Bolger, ICEE
Jul 1 • 24 min
Bruce Bolger, Co-Founder at International Center for Enterprise Engagement returns to provide tips for companies looking to develop new engagement strategies.
#189: Returning to the Workplace w/ Melanie Jeannotte, Gallagher Benefit Services (Canada) Group
Jun 25 • 23 min
As local, provincial and federal authorities lift the restrictions imposed around the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses are starting to prepare to reopen. A recent Gallagher pulse survey of Canadian employers suggested that big numbers of companies may not…
#188: The Future of Jobs, AI and The HR Function w/ Jeff Wald, WorkMarket
Jun 23 • 24 min
Hear from Jeff Wald, Founder of Work Market and author of the newly released book, The End of Jobs: The Rise of On-Demand Workers and Agile Corporations.
#187: Transformative HR - Automation and Reskilling the Workforce w/ Ravin Jesuthasan, Willis Towers Watson
Jun 18 • 17 min
In this HRchat episode, we consider ways technology will impact how we work. Our guest is Ravin Jesuthasan, Global thought leader, futurist, author and Managing Director at Willis Towers Watson.
#186: Corporate Social Responsibility w/ Betsy Biern, Make-A-Wish Foundation
Jun 16 • 21 min
In this episode, we highlight the amazing efforts made at Make-A-Wish.
#185: Suffering in Silence w/ David Beeney, Breaking The Silence
Jun 11 • 23 min
David Beeney has committed the rest of his working life to reducing the stigma of mental health in the work place. Listen to his story.
#184: Authentic Branding in Times of High Unemployment w/ Kerris Hougardy, Colliers International
Jun 9 • 19 min
In this episode, we’ll consider why its vital to present authentic branding in times of high unemployment. Our guest is Kerris Hougardy, Vice President, People Services North America at Colliers International.
#183: Reskilling and Pivoting to a Career in HR with Van Le, Lighthouse Labs
Jun 4 • 15 min
In this episode we hear from Van Le, Director of HR at Lighthouse Labs about her career pivot into HR and how leaders can help employees to learn new skills to be more competitive in the jobs market.
#182: Employee Wellness Programs in the New Normal with David Osborne, Virgin Pulse
Jun 2 • 24 min
More than ever, employees need options to help them build resilience and mental wellbeing. This presents a massive undertaking for HR leaders. In HRchat 183, Dave Osborne, CEO at Virgin Pulse, returns to the podcast to offer timely advice on the impact of…
#181: How HR Can Use Mindfulness to Better Respond to Stress and Anxiety w/ Dr. Geoff Soloway, MindWell-U
May 28 • 28 min
Dr. Geoff Soloway considers how mindfulness can be used by HR and leaders to address mental health, help build mental agility and better respond to stress and anxiety
#180: Using Employee Data to Drive Cultural Changes in the Workplace w/ Ryan Tahmassebi, Hive
May 26 • 22 min
Ryan Tahmassebi shares his insights into using employee data to help drive lasting cultural changes in the workplace.
#179: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence at Work w/ Elizabeth M. Adams, Stanford University
May 21 • 17 min
Elizabeth M. Adams, Stanford University Fellow: Race & Technology talks about the Impact of Artificial Intelligence at Work
#178: Powerful Conversations and Authentic Relationships w/ Stuart Knight
May 19 • 27 min
Delve into what it means to have powerful conversations and build authentic business relationships with Stuart Knight.
#177: HR Voice Virtual Summit Preview w/ Martin Fretwell, Fyrelite
May 17 • 14 min
We look ahead to the HR Voice Virtual Summit with its creator, Martin Fretwell.
#176: Getting Through the Covid-19 Crisis with Greater Resilience and New Skills w/ Dave Ulrich, The RBL Group
May 14 • 17 min
Hear from Dave Ulrich about ways leaders and employees can come through the Covid-19 crisis with greater resilience and new skills.
#175: Building Trust in the Midst of Uncertainty w/ Alysha Campbell, Index Exchange
May 12 • 18 min
Alysha Campbell shares ways HR and leaders can rebuild relationships with their employees following the difficult decisions made during the COVID-19 crisis.
#174: Checking References of Essential Workers w/ James Lord, Xref
May 11 • 19 min
Learn how reference checking should be done in ways that ensure essential workers are placed into roles that can help those needing care during the crisis.
#173: Employee Experience, Mental Wellbeing, and Rewards and Recognition w/ Gethin Nadin, Benefex
May 7 • 28 min
In this HRchat episode, we’ll consider the employee experience, mental wellbeing at work and rewards and recognition. Our guest this time is Gethin Nadin.
#172: Coronavirus and Ways to Help Frontline Workers w/ Dr Bill Howatt, Conference Board of Canada
May 5 • 24 min
Dr. Bill Howatt talks about the stresses put on essential-service workers and others who are putting their lives at risk by continuing customer-facing roles during the pandemic.
#171: The Role of ERGs and Gamification in Encouraging Employees to Adopt Benefits Technologies w/ Raghavan Menon, Espresa
May 4 • 24 min
Raghavan Menon, CTO, Head of Product and Co-Founder at Espresa, discusses how gamification and employee resource groups can help businesses better engage with their employees.
#170: Helping Government Workers Manage Stresses of COVID-19 w/ Mario Baril, ISED
Apr 29 • 14 min
In this HRchat episode, we hear from Mario Baril, Ombudsman of Mental Health and Employee Well-Being at the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development
#169: Post-Pandemic Wellness at Work w/ Dr. Michael Mousseau and Chris Lee, Gallagher
Apr 28 • 22 min
Dr. Michael Mousseau, National Wellbeing & Engagement Consultant and Chris Lee, VP of Communications at Gallagher discuss ways to support the wellness and engagement needs of leaders and employees throughout the pandemic and its aftermath.
#168: Helping HR Make the Business Case for Employee Benefits Programs w/ Raghavan Menon, Espresa
Apr 27 • 20 min
Bill Banham is joined by Raghavan Menon, CTO, Head of Product and Co-Founder at Espresa, the culture benefits platform based in the Bay Area.
#167: COVID-19 and How a PEO Offers Cross-Border Employment Solutions w/ Marc Pavlopoulos, Syndesus
Apr 23 • 20 min
In this episode of the HRchat podcast, Tim Baker talks with Marc Pavlopoulos, a Silicon Valley software executive and Founder of Syndesus.
#166: HR Standards in a Post Pandemic World w/ Zahid Mubarik, HR Metrics
Apr 21 • 16 min
In this HRchat episode, we hear from Zahid Mubarik about HCM and how ISO Human Resources Standards could help shape the new normal of a post-Covid-19 business world.
#165: COVID-19, the New Normal and Trump’s Plans to Withdraw WHO Funding w/ Dr. Adrian Hyzler, Healix International
Apr 15 • 40 min
We consider President Trump’s plans to remove funding for the World Health Organization and what it will take to get us to the other side of the COVID-19 pandemic and when we can hope to get back to work.
#164: HR, Behavioral Change and Gen Z w/ Guy Ellis, Courageous Workplaces Limited
Apr 14 • 29 min
In this episode, Bill interviews Guy Ellis, Director at Courageous Workplaces Limited, a professional services company that provides interim management, consultancy and development services.
#163: Why an Engaged Workforce is the Foundation of Organizational Success w/ Gregory F Simpson, Agent In Engagement LLC
Apr 7 • 16 min
Hear from Gregory F Simpson, Managing Director, Agent In Engagement LLC about helping companies and their employees engage better.
#162: How the Pandemic Will Transform the Future World of Work w/ Jeanne Meister, Future Workplace
Apr 1 • 17 min
Learn how the Covid-19 pandemic is changing the ways we work now and the possible longer-term impact on workplace collaboration, the role of HR and leaders, and the role of AI and Virtual Reality as a training tool.
#161: The Impact of COVID-19 on Canadian HR and Recruitment Pros w/ Jesse Ryan, High Road Human Capital
Mar 30 • 17 min
Jesse Ryan, Founder at High Road Human Capital and a talent acquisition expert talks about COVID-19’s unprecedented impact on Canadian unemployment rates, and what the latest figures could mean
#160: The Impact of COVID-19 on Jobs and How AI Can Help w/ Andi Britt, IBM
Mar 27 • 24 min
In this HRchat interview, Andi Britt, Vice President Talent & Transformation Europe at IBM talks about Covid-19’s unprecedented impact on global unemployment rates, what the latest employment figures actually mean, and how AI and automation may step in to…
#159: COVID-19 and Ways Tech Can Help HR Manage Remote Workforces w/ Kerry Brown, SAP
Mar 25 • 18 min
Kerry Brown, VP Workforce Adoption, SAP talks about the impact of COVID-19 on company culture and managing remote employees.
#158: Creating the Business Case for HR Transformation w/ Mark Stelzner, IA
Mar 24 • 24 min
Listen to Mark Stelzner, Founder/Managing Principal at IA. Mark is a highly sought after voice in the industry and has been featured by the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Forbes, CNN and NPR, among others.
#157: Quantum Labor Analysis w/ Sean Hinton, SkyHive Technologies
Mar 19 • 18 min
Sean Hinton talks about SkyHive’s method of workforce analysis as ‘quantum labor analysis’.
#156: Managing Change within Organisations w/ Gregg Brown
Mar 17 • 23 min
In this HRchat, we’ll hear from award-winning international speaker and bestselling author Gregg Brown about driving and managing change within organisations.
#155: Digital Literacy and the Future of Work w/ Joshua Borts, Lighthouse Labs
Mar 12 • 18 min
In this episode, we hear from Josh Borts, Co-founder and Chief Financial Officer at Lighthouse Labs.
#154: Tips to Get the Job of Your Dreams w/ Catherine Brownlee, CBI
Mar 10 • 13 min
In this episode, we’ll offer top tips for job seekers. Our guest is Catherine Brownlee, CBI.
#153: Will AI Replace the Workforce of the Future? w/ Alexandra Levit, PeopleResults
Mar 4 • 18 min
Alexandra Levit talks about the exciting future world of work, tomorrow’s Human Resources departments, and several uniquely human skills that we should be developing.
#152: HR and Digital Transformation w/ Chris Havrilla, Bersin, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Mar 2 • 22 min
Chris Havrilla explains how technology is changing the ways employees and HR teams are working and the opportunities available to HR and leaders
#151: How HR Can Create More Inclusive Work Environments w/ Risha Grant
Feb 27 • 30 min
In this HRchat episode, we chat with Risha Grant, a D&I consultant of 20+ years, speaker, and author
#150: How HR Can Spark Innovation Without Spending a Dime w/ Simon Trevarthen, EYG
Feb 24 • 28 min
Simon Trevarthen delves into powerful strategies to develop a company culture based on ideation and creativity.
#149: The Future of Work from the C-Suite w/ Jen Phillips Kirkwood, ADP
Feb 21 • 20 min
In this HRchat episode, we chat with Jen Phillips Kirkwood, VP TheEDGE-Future of Work, at ADP.
#148: Org Design and Development w/ Rohit Manucha, Aujan Coca-Cola Beverages Company
Feb 19 • 21 min
In this HRchat episode, we hear from Rohit Manucha, Head of Human Resources at Aujan Coca-Cola Beverages Company about ways to fine-tune your org design. Rohit has extensive experience in working with CEOs and C-suite leaders; in driving end-to-end…
#147: Trends in Employee Benefits w/ Daniel Drolet, Normandin Beaudry
Feb 18 • 15 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we’ll hear from Daniel Drolet, Partner at Normandin Beaudry, the financial management consulting firm providing actuarial services to pension and savings plans, asset management consulting, group benefits,…
#146: Making a Workplace for Tomorrow w/ Stephen Shedletzky, Simon Sinek Inc.
Feb 12 • 21 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we’ll hear from Stephen Shedletzky who is one of the inspiring Igniters of Simon Sinek’s ‘Start with Why’ team.Stephen engages with people in meaningful ways so that we connect with depth and live in a more fulfilled…
#145: Human Capital Standards and CSR w/ Bruce Bolger, International Center for Enterprise Engagement
Feb 11 • 16 min
140 World Economic Forum members recently embraced very specific human capital disclosures for their annual reports that align with the principles of human capital reporting and quality people management standards related to addressing the needs of all…
#144: The Philosophy and Science of Human Resources w/ Aaron Barth Ph.D, Dialectic
Feb 6 • 22 min
Aaron Barth talks about high-impact thinking solutions to improve HR processes.
#143: Reinventing HR and Company Culture Events w/ Josh Levine
Feb 3 • 19 min
Josh Levine talks about ways to mix up HR and related events to present content in new and fun ways.
#142: Building People-Centric HR w/ Cecile Alper-Leroux, Ultimate Software
Jan 27 • 22 min
Cecile Alper-Leroux talks about how HR can develop more people-centric processes for the 2020s.
#141: Better Ways to Find Top Talent and Improving Engagement with Hiring Managers w/ Kim Benedict, TalentMinded
Jan 21 • 23 min
In this episode we consider ways recruiters and HR pros can work together to improve hiring manager engagement. Our guest is Kim Benedict.
#140: Brand, Culture and HR Tech w/ Sylvia Flores, Espresa
Jan 14 • 19 min
Hear from Sylvia Flores, Head of Brand and Culture at Espresa, a firm helping to define and ignite the HR tech space to disrupt culture for good.
#139: Employee Communication and Engaging Remote Workers w/ Robyn Hannah, Dynamic Signal
Jan 7 • 31 min
In this episode, we consider ways to leverage technologies to engage employees and better communicate with disparate workforces.
#138: Company Culture and Empowering Small Business Owners w/ Joshua Siegal, Wave
Dec 10, 2019 • 14 min
In this HRchat interview, we’ll be considering empowering small business owners to aid the day-to-day work of all employees
#137: Navigating Change: The Role of Org Design w/ Sebastiaan Bos, Nakisa
Dec 3, 2019 • 16 min
In this episode, we consider the role of org design.
#136: Employment Law and the Role of HR w/ Stuart Rudner, Rudner Law
Nov 28, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode, we’ll consider the legal rights and obligations of employers, how to stay compliant and ways to minimize the risk of claims.
#135: How Reference Checks Work w/ Derek Smith, Xref
Nov 22, 2019 • 12 min
Hear from Derek Smith, General Manager at Xref North America about the evolution of background checks.
#134: Designing and Measuring Workplace Employee Programs w/ Alex Shubat, Espresa
Nov 20, 2019 • 31 min
Hear from Alex Shubat, CEO and co-founder at Espresa, a firm helping to define and ignite the HR tech space to disrupt culture for good.
#133: HR as the Leading Force for Change w/ Megan Woerlein, Crowdriff
Nov 18, 2019 • 15 min
Hear from Megan Woerlein, VP, People at Crowdriff, a visual content marketing software for travel and hospitality brands and speaker at InnovateWork Toronto.
#132: InnovateWork Toronto Summit 7 w/ Bill Banham, The HR Gazette
Nov 12, 2019 • 8 min
Bill Banham provides an overview of what to expect at the 7th InnovateWork Toronto Summit happening on November 26th.
#131: Recruitment Process Outsourcing and Employment Trends w/ Kristian Graziano, Blend HRM
Nov 12, 2019 • 14 min
In this HRchat podcast, we’ll chat with Kristian Graziano, about contingency recruitment
#130: The Future of Work and Building Thriving Teams w/ Eric Termuende, NoW Innovations
Oct 30, 2019 • 17 min
Hear from best-selling authour of Rethink Work, Co-Founder at NoW Innovations and InnovateWork Toronto Summit keynote speaker, Eric Termuende.
#128: Improving HR Practices in SMBs w/ Carol Johnston
Oct 29, 2019 • 25 min
In this episode, we hear from HR consultant Carol Johnston about ways to optimize your market advantage through the people that drive it!
#129: Fitness Incentive Programs For Employees w/ Heidi Holliday, Self Esteem Brands
Oct 29, 2019 • 12 min
In this episode, we chat with Heidi Holliday, the director for a rapidly growing processing company that delivers a platform and measurable data to clients that wish to motivate good behavior at the gym.
#127: Leadership and Managing Change w/ Mumtaz Chaudhary, Pragilis
Oct 22, 2019 • 26 min
Hear from Mumtaz Chaudhary, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Pragilis, boutique change management firm.
#126: How Communities Facilitate Careers w/ Albert Qian, Albert’s List
Oct 14, 2019 • 13 min
In this episode we hear from Albert Qian, HR technology marketer and founder of Albert’s List, a career services marketplace
#125: Why Company Culture is Your Only Advantage w/ Josh Levine, Great Mondays
Oct 10, 2019 • 19 min
In this episode, we chat with Josh Levine about company culture
#124: The EQ Leader In Industry 4.0 w/ Jamelle Lindo, PARADIGM People Development
Oct 7, 2019 • 13 min
In this episode we hear from Jamelle Lindo, Emotional Intelligence Leadership Coach with PARADIGM People Development and speaker at the October InnovateWork Toronto meetup.
#123: Rewards, Change Management and Employee Experience w/ Matt Pavelich, Normandin Beaudry
Oct 3, 2019 • 18 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we will consider employee rewards, change management, and employee experience.
#122: Building Diverse and Inclusive Company Culture w/ Elisabeth Cooke, Dignii
Oct 1, 2019 • 13 min
We consider what diversity and inclusion have to do with employee engagement. Our Guest is Elisabeth Cooke, Co-Founder and Chief Diversity & Strategy Officer at Dignii.
#121: Canadian Trends Tour w/ Melanie Jeannotte, Gallagher Benefit Services (Canada) Group
Sep 24, 2019 • 18 min
In this HRchat interview, we hear from Melanie Jeannotte, President at the Canada Gallagher Benefit Services Group about the Canadian Trends Tour happening across this Fall.
#120: Supporting Employees with Family Needs w/ Mike Civello, Rethink Benefits
Sep 17, 2019 • 18 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham interviews Mike Civello, Vice President, Employer Services Division at Rethink Benefits
#119: The Relationship Between HR and Group Benefits Brokers w/ Roger Thorpe, Thorpe Benefits
Sep 10, 2019 • 17 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we’ll delve into the relationships HR pros have with group benefits brokers
#118: Company Profile - Thorpe Benefits w/ Roger Thorpe
Sep 10, 2019 • 10 min
In this special episode of the HRchat show, we profile Toronto-based benefits firm, Thorpe Benefits.
#117: Helping HR and Leaders to Mitigate People Risks w/ Scott Bissessar, ChangeVU
Sep 3, 2019 • 17 min
In this interview, we consider technology available to HR pros and leaders to help mitigate people risks
#116: Change Implementation and Data Analytics w/ Scott Bissessar, ChangeVU
Sep 3, 2019 • 16 min
In this special HRchat company profile show, we hear from Scott Bissessar, Founder & CEO at ChangeVU.
#115: How Can HCM Technologies Help HR Pros Build Inclusive Work Cultures w/ Lisa Sterling, Ceridian
Aug 27, 2019 • 20 min
In this episode of the HRchat podcast, Bill Banham talks with Lisa Sterling, Executive Vice President, Chief People & Culture Officer at Ceridian.
#114: InnovateWork Peel Preview w/ Bill Banham and Aldeen Simmonds-Thorpe
Aug 21, 2019 • 11 min
In this special episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham and Aldeen Simmonds-Thorpe look ahead to the first InnovateWork summit happening on September 17th in Mississauga.
#113: Successful Corporate Recruitment w/ Jesse Ryan, High Road Human Capital
Aug 20, 2019 • 19 min
In episode 113 of the HRchat show, Bill Banham interviews Jesse Ryan about ways to hone your hiring.
#112: Why HR Can’t Survive the Next Generation without AI w/ Luca Rosetti, Beaconforce
Aug 13, 2019 • 20 min
Luca Rosetti shares experiences at DisruptHR SFO and his thoughts on the vital importance of embracing AI in the workplace.
#111: Big Data and Challenges HR Departments Face Today w/ Jen Rozon, McLean & Company
Aug 6, 2019 • 20 min
Hear from Jennifer Rozon, VP at McLean & Company, a research and advisory firm providing practical solutions for HR
#110: Diversity and Inclusion w/ Stefan Kollenberg, Crescendo
Jul 30, 2019 • 19 min
Tim Baker chats with Stefan Kollenberg of Crescendo, a behavior change platform for Diversity & Inclusion.
#109: The Pitfalls of Romanticizing ‘Hustle’ Culture w/ Carolyn Kiel, Beyond 6 Seconds Podcast
Jul 23, 2019 • 34 min
In the latest episode of the HRchat show, Matt Burns talks with Carolyn Kiel, Training Manager, Digital Operations for Verizon Wireless and Host of the Beyond 6 Seconds Podcast.
#108: Employee Wellbeing and Learning to Live Better w/ Dale Cook
Jul 16, 2019 • 20 min
Hear from Dale Cook, Chief Executive Officer at Learn to Live
#107: Hacking HR Toronto Preview w/ Aldeen Simmonds-Thorpe
Jul 9, 2019 • 14 min
In this special event preview, Bill Banham talks with Aldeen Simmonds-Thorpe about her career and the upcoming Hacking HR event in Toronto.
#106: Agile HR w/ Karim Lessard, 7 Simple Machines
Jul 4, 2019 • 20 min
In this episode of the podcast, Matt Burns talks with Karim Lessard, CEO AT 7 Simple Machines, about workplace behaviors and the difference between Waterfall & Agile Methodologies.
#105: Re-Skilling the Workforce and Community Building w/ Enrique Rubio, Hacking HR
Jul 2, 2019 • 27 min
Matt Burns talks with Enrique Rubio about Hacking HR, a growing community for HR and Tech pros.
#104: Training Tomorrow’s Tech Talent w/ Jeremy Shaki, Lighthouse Labs
Jun 25, 2019 • 22 min
Listen to the interview to get Jeremy’s views on coding bootcamps, building new technical skills, and the future workforce.
#103: The Importance of Storytelling in Employer Branding w/ Matt Alder
Jun 20, 2019 • 26 min
Listen as Matt shares his thoughts on the connections and overlaps between HR and Marketing roles in today’s workplace.
#102: HR Tech Summit Toronto Preview w/ Matt Burns
Jun 12, 2019 • 14 min
The HR Tech Summit makes its return to Toronto on June 18 & 19
#101: Workforce Planning, Total Rewards and Employee Engagement w/ Manny Campione, Normandin Beaudry
Jun 4, 2019 • 14 min
Listen to hear help ways to better leverage tools and strategies that impact organizational objectives.
#100: Goal Setting and Performance Management w/ Robert St-Jacques, 7Geese
May 28, 2019 • 22 min
Hear from Robert St-Jacques, Director of Customer Success 7Geese, a goal-setting and performance management software company.
#99: Helping Employees Achieve their Dream Vacations w/ Erica Pearson, Vacation Fund
May 27, 2019 • 12 min
Erica Pearson, CEO & Co-Founder at Vacation Fund explains how her company’s solutions are helping workers get their dream vacations.
#98 Crafting Talent Management Solutions and FuelHR Conference w/ Chris Bjorling
May 24, 2019 • 13 min
Hear from Chris Bjorling, President at Fidello Inc. For over 30 years Chris has led Fidello in creating unique talent management solutions.
#97: Investing in the Health and Happiness of Employees and Thrive Summit 2019 w/ Esther Dyson, Wellville
May 22, 2019 • 15 min
Hear from Esther Dyson, Community Health Advocate, author, investor, journalist and executive founder of Way to Wellville
#96: US Company, Canadian Worker. How to Legally Employ Cross-Border using a PEO w/ Marc Pavlopoulos, Syndesus
May 21, 2019 • 17 min
Tim Baker chats with Syndesus founder Marc Pavlopoulos about the requirements and processes involved in employing cross-border tech talent.
#95: Global Talent Stream and Hiring Top Developers w/ Ilya Brotzky, VanHack
May 14, 2019 • 19 min
Listen as we delve into interview tips and talent streams. This episode also highlights some upcoming events from VanHack’s Leap series.
#94: Empowering Employees to Manage their Own Engagement w/ Michael Grove, CollabWorks
May 10, 2019 • 14 min
Hear from Michael Grove, Co-Organiser of DisruptHR SFO and CEO at San Fran-based CollabWorks
#93: Motivating Employees While Avoiding Burnout w/ Tony Deblauwe
May 7, 2019 • 19 min
Hear from Tony Deblauwe about boss behaviour, ways leaders can better engage and motivate employees, and how to avoid burnout
#92: How Agile Product Management Flipped Employee Engagement Upside Down w/ Vladimir Coho, Automation Anywhere
Apr 30, 2019 • 18 min
Hear from Vladimir Coho, VP of Experience & Engagement at Automation Anywhere.
#91: How to Build a Gig Economy Inside Your Company and DisruptHR w/ Kelley Steven-Waiss, HERE Technologies
Apr 25, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode, we hear from Kelley Steven-Waiss, EVP, Chief HR Officer at HERE Technologies.
#90: Combining Science and Analytics to Achieve Better Talent Outcomes w/ Dr Shreya Sarkar-Barney, Human Capital Growth
Apr 23, 2019 • 13 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we hear from Dr Shreya Sarkar-Barney, founder and CEO of Human Capital Growth
#89: The Evolution of Workplace Wellness w/ David Osborne and Rajiv Kumar, Virgin Pulse
Apr 16, 2019 • 24 min
Hear from Virgin Pulse about the evolution of the workforce wellness space.
#88: Helping Employers Brand Job Postings and Reach Top Talent w/ Ryan Porter, Ruutly.com
Apr 2, 2019 • 16 min
In this episode of HRchat, Bill Banham chats with Ryan Porter, Founder at Ruutly.com.
#87: Retail, Restaurants and InnovateWork w/ Chuck Farrell, Pizza Pizza
Mar 26, 2019 • 24 min
Hear from Chuck Farrell, Vice President, Human Resources and speaker at the April 2019 InnovateWorkToronto summit.
#86: Connections Between Sport and Business w/ Tegan Cochrane
Mar 19, 2019 • 20 min
Listen to Tegan Cochrane’s experiences of how her sports career shaped her approach to business success and well-being.
#85: Leadership, Infinite Mindset and InnovateWork w/ Stephen Shedletzky, Start With Why - Simon Sinek
Mar 12, 2019 • 17 min
Hear from Stephen Shedletzky, Head of Brand Voice at Start With Why about concepts behind Simon Sinek’s next book
#84: Creating a Happy Place to Work w/ Steve Browne, SHRM and LaRosa
Mar 5, 2019 • 19 min
In this episode we hear from HR celeb Steve Browne. Steve has devoted 30+ years of his career to human resources. He currently is the Vice President of Human Resources for LaRosa’s, Inc., a regional Pizzeria restaurant chain in Southwest Ohio with 11…
#83: InnovateWork Launches in Vancouver w/ Matt Burns and Bill Banham
Feb 28, 2019 • 11 min
In this bonus HRchat, Bill Banham invites Matt Burns back to talk about the inaugural InnovateWork Vancouver event happening March 26.
#82: Aligning People with Business Strategy and InnovateWork Toronto w/ Christine Song, Coinsquare
Feb 19, 2019 • 22 min
In this episode Christine Song chats with Bill Banham about ways to better align culture with business goals and developing tomorrow’s leaders.
#81: Talent, Tech and Educating HR w/ Jackye Clayton, HiringSolved
Feb 14, 2019 • 18 min
Hear from Jackye Clayton - speaker, writer, and trainer, and she is also the Director Head of Customer Success at HiringSolved, an AI-powered talent acquisition service provider.
#80: Recruitment Tech and Dragons’ Den w/ Caitlyn Ngu, HireUp
Jan 15, 2019 • 14 min
Bill Banham talks with Caitlyn Ngu, Founder and CEO of HireUp
#79: HR Management and Educating Sales Professionals w/ Natalie Wong, CPSA
Jan 3, 2019 • 11 min
Hear from Natalie Wong, the Canadian Professional Sales Association’s HR Manager.
#78: Mental Health, Women in Leadership, and Global HR Collective w/ Matt Burns
Dec 11, 2018 • 24 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we hear from Matt Burns, Founder of Global HR Collective and Member & Contributor at Forbes Human Resources Council.
#77: HR and Redefining Professional Sales Training w/ Nicholas Crowe, CPSA
Nov 21, 2018 • 29 min
Bill Banham speaks about educating sales pros with Nicholas Crowe, Director Professional Development at the CPSA.
#76: How Creativity Improves Employee Retention, Engagement and Wellbeing w/ Dr. Laura Hamill, Limeade
Nov 15, 2018 • 20 min
In this episode we hear from Dr. Laura Hamill, Chief People Officer & Chief Science Officer at Limeade
#75: Workforce Planning, Policy and Collaboration w/ Dr. Benjamin Slade, NASA
Oct 17, 2018 • 17 min
In this HRchat podcast episode, Bill Banham chats with Dr. Benjamin Slade, a research & analysis lead in the Talent Strategy & Engagement Division of NASA.
#74: Culture Champions and People Analytics w/ David Lahey
Oct 4, 2018 • 21 min
David Lahey shares his take on ways to measure and develop employees using predictive analytics and big data.
#73: Building Employee Engagement Communities w/ Ruth Dance, Employee Engagement Alliance
Sep 10, 2018 • 22 min
In this HRchat episode, we hear from Ruth Dance, Managing Director at The Employee Engagement Alliance.
#72: Leading People, Culture and Talent Management w/ LaTonya Wilkins
Aug 7, 2018 • 24 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham talks with LaTonya Wilkins, Director of Talent Management at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
#71: Preparing for a Workforce of Millennials and Centennials w/ Norma Kraay, Deloitte Canada
Jul 11, 2018 • 27 min
Listen as we discuss how companies can ensure readiness for a Millennial-Centennial mix in the office.
#70: Hiring Tech Talent w/ Ash Kumar, Vanhack
Jun 19, 2018 • 26 min
In episode 70 of the HRchat show, we hear from VanHack’s Head of Growth in Canada, Ash Kumar.
#69: Learning and Mentorship with Helen Patterson
Jun 5, 2018 • 14 min
Listen as we discuss the importance of mentorship to improving outcomes at work
#68: Employee Experience and Brand Management w/ Niall Ryan-Jones, Harrods
Apr 25, 2018 • 23 min
Ahead of Global HR Trends Summit Toronto, listen to Niall Ryan-Jones, speaker and Head of Employee Experience at the world famous retailer, Harrods.
#67: HR in SMBs w/ Georgia Curtis, Backpocket HR
Apr 24, 2018 • 11 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham chats with Georgia Curtis, MD at BackPocket HR - a firm specialising in outsourced HR services for SMBs.
#66: People Analytics and Leadership w/ Arun Kochhar, Xerox
Apr 16, 2018 • 13 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham chats with Global Head HR Insights & People Analytics at Xerox.
#65: Supporting HR and Marketing Teams w/ Elizabeth Williams, Candler Chase
Apr 10, 2018 • 16 min
In this episode of HRchat, we hear from Elizabeth Williams, an award-winning Toronto-based brand and communications expert.
#64: Talent Management, Learning From Employees and InnovateWork Toronto w/ Kim Tabac, Deloitte Canada
Apr 4, 2018 • 9 min
In this HRchat episode, we’re joined by Kim Tabac, Chief Talent Officer at Deloitte Canada.
#63: Finding Tomorrow’s Top Talent w/ Brien Convery, RBC
Apr 3, 2018 • 19 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we hear from Brien Convery, Director of Talent Acquisition, Early Talent Attraction and Engagement at RBC.
WorkingTech #42: Derek Smith, Xref
Mar 26, 2018 • 20 min
Derek Smith joined Xref in January 2018 as General Manager for Xref North America
#62: Pay for Performance w/ Manny Campione, Normandin-Beaudry
Mar 20, 2018 • 12 min
Our guest expert is Manny Campione, Senior Consultant and Market Leader in Compensation and Performance Management at Normandin-Beaudry.
#61: Beyond #MeToo w/ Jane Watson, Actionable
Mar 15, 2018 • 19 min
In this episode of the HRchat show we are joined by Jane Watson, Head of People & Operations at Actionable.
#60: Tech Talent w/ Derek O’Rourke
Mar 8, 2018 • 14 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we hear from Derek O’Rourke, Manager of Technology Recruitment in Canada at Morgan McKinley Technology.
WorkingTech #39: Stacey Harris, Sierra-Cedar
Feb 21, 2018 • 27 min
Enjoy this conversation Kevin W. Grossman had on our sister show, WorkingTech with Stacey Harris, Vice President of Research and Analytics at Sierra-Cedar
WorkingTech #35: John Sumser, HRExaminer
Feb 6, 2018 • 24 min
Enjoy this conversation co-host Kevin W. Grossman had with John Sumser, principal analyst for HRExaminer
#59: Performance Management Tech and Strategy w/ Jilaine Parkes
Jan 4, 2018 • 23 min
In the first episode of HRchat in 2018, we hear from Jilaine Parkes, President at SpriggHR about performance reviews
#58: Assessing and Developing Leaders w/ Pierre Lebel, Rzultz Consulting
Dec 20, 2017 • 17 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham chats with Pierre Lebel, Founder and Chief Results Officer at Rzultz Consulting.
#57: How Healthy Eating Can Impact the Workplace w/ Ree Dolnick, Jeca
Dec 14, 2017 • 12 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham talks with Re Dolnick, President at Jeca Energy Bars and cookies.
#55: Career Development and Innovation in the Workplace w/ Mark Franklin, CareerCycles
Dec 4, 2017 • 20 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham talks with Mark Franklin.
#56: Using Audio Content to Improve Internal Communications w/ Miles DePaul, PatchFM
Dec 4, 2017 • 15 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham speaks with Miles DePaul, Co-Founder and Managing Director at PatchFM and speaker at the upcoming DisruptHR Toronto event.
#54: What to Avoid When Implementing New HR Tech w/ Sarah Wilson, SmartRecruiters
Nov 30, 2017 • 11 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we hear from Sarah Wilson, Head of People at SmartRecruiters and a speaker at DisruptHR Toronto.
#53: Leadership, the Recruiting Crisis at the Top, and DisruptHR Toronto w/ Jamie Hoobanoff, The Leadership Agency
Nov 30, 2017 • 14 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, we hear from Jamie Hoobanoff, Founder at The Leadership Agency and speaker at DisruptHR Toronto.
WorkingTech #31: Sri Chellappa, President and Co-Founder at Engagedly
Nov 2, 2017 • 24 min
Enjoy this conversation co-host Kevin W. Grossman had with Sri Chellappa, President and Co-Founder at Engagedly
#52: Building Organizational Capacity and InnovateWork Toronto w/ Christine Miners
Oct 17, 2017 • 23 min
Listen to this episode of the HRchat show with Bill Banham and guest Christine Miners to discover unique strategies to support career transitions, new tech to help leaders, mentors and those in the HR trenches, and the reasons why Verity decided to…
WorkingTech #27: RecruitingDaily’s William Tincup Shares Industry Insights
Oct 12, 2017 • 26 min
Enjoy this WorkingTech conversation Kevin W. Grossman had with William Tincup, President of RecruitingDaily, writer, speaker, advisor, consultant, investor, storyteller & teacher.
#51: Building Better Bosses and #NextGenTA w/ Johnathan Nightingale
Oct 3, 2017 • 21 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham talks with Johnathan Nightingale about what makes a great leader, how to keep on track in a fast-growing company and his experiences at the recent #NextGenTA Diversity by Design event.
WorkingTech #26: Taking HR Uncover and Exposing the Raw Candidate Experience
Sep 29, 2017 • 28 min
WorkingTech show with guest Nora Burns, founder of HR Undercover
#50: Developing the Next Generation of HR w/ Nikki Waheed, Ryerson University
Sep 26, 2017 • 17 min
In this episode of HRchat, Bill Banham chats with Nikki Waheed from Ryerson University about developing HR pros of tomorrow, InnovateWork, and supporting business initiatives.
#49: DisruptHR San Francisco Preview w/ Victor Assad
Sep 12, 2017 • 16 min
In this event-focused episode of HRchat, Bill Banham talks with DisruptHR San Francisco co-organiser, Victor Assad. Bill and Victor discuss last year’s awesome event and the plans for an even bigger and better version in October!
WorkingTech #23: HR Technology Conference and HR Happy Hour
Sep 6, 2017 • 29 min
Enjoy this WorkingTech conversation Kevin W. Grossman had with Steve Boese, HR Technology Conference Co-Chair, and president and co-founder of H3 HR Advisors and HR Happy Hour.
WorkingTech #22: Enabling Employers to Create a Culture of Health and Talking innovateworkTO
Aug 31, 2017 • 27 min
Enjoy this conversation that my co-host Bill Banham had with Mike Serbinis, CEO and founder of League, the new digital alternative to traditional health insurance that connects employers and employees to a comprehensive network of health services and…
#48: Improving the Candidate Experience w/ Kevin W. Grossman
Aug 22, 2017 • 15 min
Listen to this HRchat show with Bill Banham and guest Kevin W. Grossman as they discuss ways to better understand and improve the candidate experience, the WorkingTech show, and the InnovateWork event series.
#47: Strategy and Success w/ Jamie Allison, Epitome HR
Aug 9, 2017 • 22 min
In this episode of HRchat, we hear from epitome CEO and innovateworkTO speaker Jamie Allison. Jamie and Bill Banham discuss ways to develop an effective talent acquisition strategy, how to foster a successful work environment and things to avoid when in…
#46: Employment Services Strategy and Practices w/ Aditi Tyagi, Employment and Recruitment Services of Canada
Jul 25, 2017 • 30 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham is joined by Aditi Tyagi, Sales Manager at Employment and Recruitment Services of Canada.
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #7: Adoption w/ Mark Barlow, AppLearn
Jul 24, 2017 • 22 min
In this episode, Jeremy Ames talks with AppLearn CEO, Mark Barlow about the adoption phase. Mark founded the company based on the premise that usage matters and that there was a better way to deliver application training and employee communications.
#45: Culture, Talent and DisruptHR Louisville w/ Ashley Wilczek, Justice AV Solutions
Jul 18, 2017 • 18 min
In this episode of HRchat, Bill Banham talks with Ashley Wilczek, Vice President of People & Culture at Justice AV Solutions. Ashley is also one of the founders and organizers of DisruptHR Louisville. The first in the series happened in Jan 2017.
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #6: Support with Dave Weisbeck, Visier
Jul 17, 2017 • 27 min
In this episode, Jeremy Ames discusses the support part of the 7 points. Jeremy is joined by Dave Weisbeck. Dave has been a leader in the field of business intelligence, reporting and analytics for nearly 20 years.
#44: Culture Summit 2017 Preview w/ Vanessa Shaw, Culture Summit
Jul 11, 2017 • 18 min
In this event-focused episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham chats with Vanessa Shaw, Co-Founder of the San Francisco-based Culture Summit. Bill and Vanessa discuss the line-up of big name speakers and what the 500+ attendees can expect from the panel…
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #5 - Training with Debra O Connell, Kronos
Jul 10, 2017 • 26 min
In this episode of the 7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology series, Jeremy Ames is joined by Debra O’Connell to discuss the training phase.
#43: Educating HR and Tech Pros w/ Rowena Morais, Vertical Distinct
Jul 5, 2017 • 16 min
In this interview, we chat with long-time friend of The HR Gazette, Rowena Morais. Rowena is founder at Vertical Distinct, a media and learning organisation which publishes great content with the help of their network of high calibre contributors from…
WorkingTech #19: Automation of Recruitment
Jun 30, 2017 • 24 min
Speed of communication is key in recruiting, and messaging is the #1 used app on the planet. Facebook Messenger already has 1 billion monthly users and more than likely your current and future workforce is already using Messaging. Enjoy this…
#42: The Evolution of Content and Communication w/ Matthew Gonnering, Widen
Jun 27, 2017 • 22 min
In a recent interview with Matthew Gonnering, CEO at Widen, Bill Banham asks questions connected with ways content builds your brand. Bill and Matthew discuss the unique challenges of addressing an HR audience and focus is given to the DisruptHR Madison…
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #4: Implementation w/ Pamela Glick, SyncHR
Jun 26, 2017 • 28 min
In this episode of the 7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology series, Jeremy Ames is joined by Pam Glick to discuss the implementation phase.
#41: Exploring HR’s Intricacies, Complexities, and Absurdities w/ Robin Schooling, Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge
Jun 20, 2017 • 32 min
Our guest today is Robin Schooling. Robin is a well-known influencer, speaker, blogger, and she’s the VP of Human Resources at Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge. Robin has been actively involved in the professional recruitment sector since 1987, owning and…
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #3: Negotiation w/ Adam Hale, Sage People
Jun 19, 2017 • 30 min
In this episode of the 7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology series, Jeremy Ames is joined by Adam Hale of Sage People to discuss the negotiation phase.
WorkingTech #17: Connecting Employees with Medical Specialists and Talking innovateworkTO
Jun 13, 2017 • 25 min
In this episode of WorkingTech, Bill Banham chats with Zack Brown from Dialogue, the virtual care platform connecting employees to doctors, nurses, and specialists. Zack and the team are striving to make healthcare more accessible to workers, while also…
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #2: Sales Process w/ Rick Mahoney, PeopleStrategy
Jun 12, 2017 • 24 min
In this episode of the 7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology series, Jeremy Ames is joined by Rick Mahoney to discuss the sales and relationship-building phase. Rick is Managing Director of Sales for PeopleStrategy. His ability to understand…
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology #1: Product Selection w/ Cecile Alper-Lereuax
Jun 5, 2017 • 26 min
In Episode 1 of 7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology, Jeremy talks with Cecile Alper-Lereuax VP, HCM Innovation at Ultimate Software about the HR tech product selection stage.
7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology. Preview w/ William Tincup
May 31, 2017 • 24 min
Ahead of the release of the new 7 Points of Satisfaction in Buying HR Technology webinar and podcast series, host Jeremy Ames chats with HR tech guru William Tincup. Listen as Jeremy and William run through the upcoming episodes and some of the learning…
#40: DisruptHR Toronto 4.0 Preview with Tim Baker
May 30, 2017 • 20 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill interviews DisruptHR Toronto co-founder, Tim Baker. Bill and Tim discuss the upcoming event including the format and a sneak peak at speaker sessions.
#39: The Art of Engagement and Creating Loyalty w/ Aimee Lucas, Temkin Group
May 16, 2017 • 25 min
In this episode of HRchat, Bill Banham talks with customer experience and employee engagement expert Aimee Lucas. Listen to get Aimee’s take on effective ways to connect with clients and employees. Hear about Aimee’s involvement in the June 2017…
WorkingTech #11: Redefining How Employers and Talent Connect with Data-Driven Consumer Marketing
May 11, 2017 • 22 min
Enjoy this conversation that creator and co-host Kevin W. Grossman had with Symphony Talent President & CEO, Roopesh Nair. Many recruiting technology buyers today are looking for the right tools and systems from across the entire Talent Acquisition…
#38: Talent, Learning and InnovateWork Toronto Summit w/ Daneal Charney, MaRS
May 11, 2017 • 11 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham is joined by Daneal Charney, Talent Lead at MaRS Venture Services in Toronto. Daneal is an HR innovator, startup enthusiast, speaker, and moderator of the panel at the upcoming innovateworkTO.
#37: DisruptHR Madison Special w/ Coreyne Woodman-Holoubek, DisruptHR Madison
May 9, 2017 • 17 min
In this episode of HRchat, Bill Banham talks with DisruptHR Madison organizers Laura Gmeinder and Coreyne Woodman-Holoubek. Listen to this show to learn about Laura’s and Coreyne’s careers within HR and their plans for this year’s DisruptHR Madison event.
WorkingTech #10: Employee Performance, Benefits and innovateworkTO
May 4, 2017 • 21 min
In this episode of WorkingTech, Bill Banham chats with Elijah Moore, CEO and Cofounder at Collage. Bill and Elijah discuss how tech is changing employee performance, onboarding and benefits. Elijah also talks about Collage’s role at the new series of…
WorkingTech #9: Talent Aquisition Tech and Hiring Right
Apr 25, 2017 • 29 min
Every job has a natural social network surrounding it that includes the hiring team, candidates, and connectors. Ongig’s platform helps to remove the friction between candidates and employers, increasing application conversions and ultimately better…
WorkingTech #8: Employee Engagement, HR Tech and innovateworkTO
Apr 20, 2017 • 15 min
In this episode of The HR Gazette’s sister show, WorkingTech, Bill Banham talks with WorkTango and innovateworkTO Co-Founder Rob Catalano. Bill and Rob discuss how tech is changing the ways employees get feedback and the upcoming #iwTORONTO series of…
WorkingTech #7: Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings and Bringing Levity to the Workplace
Apr 17, 2017 • 21 min
Sometimes we need a little levity about the world of work and the technologies that supposedly make it all better. Enjoy this funny conversation Kevin W. Grossman had with writer, comedian, and creator of satirical blog TheCooperReview.com, Sarah Cooper.
WorkingTech #6: Turning Data into Action and Empowering Your People
Apr 13, 2017 • 25 min
In this episode of the WorkingTech podcast, Kevin Grossman talks with Ultimate Software’s Serior Director of Product Strategy, Pat Pickren.
#36: The Future of Work: Solutions and Strategies w/ Kathleen Jinkerson, The Talent Company
Apr 4, 2017 • 9 min
Kathleen Jinkerson is in the HRchat hot seat as we consider talent, and tech challenges facing companies today. Kathleen is the Director, HR & Total Rewards Solutions at The Talent Company. She specializes in HR, Recruitment and Talent Management….
WorkingTech #5: Driving the Success that Digital Brings to HR and Talent w/ Dirk Petersen
Apr 3, 2017 • 18 min
In this episode of WorkingTech host Bill Banham interviews Dirk Petersen, US Managing Director at TI People, evangelist for Digital HR and speaker at DisruptHR Chicago and DisruptHR San Franscisco. Listen to this show to discover how Dirk is…
WorkingTech #4: Mentorship, Shaping Careers and Engaging Candidates w/ Mark Babbitt
Mar 29, 2017 • 24 min
In this episode of our new partner podcast, WorkingTech, Kevin W. Grossman interviews YouTern’s CEO and Founder, Mark Babbitt. Mark is also co-author of the best-seller A World Gone Social: How Companies Must Adapt to Survive.
#35: Culture, Leadership and Innovation w/ Pam Ross
Mar 28, 2017 • 24 min
In this episode of HRchat, Bill Banham asks Pam Ross about her career story and how she came to be a well-known speaker, culture catalyst, community builder and innovator within social HR.
#34: innovatework Toronto: Preview w/ Rob Catalano and Bill Banham
Mar 27, 2017 • 1 min
Listen to this short clip with InnovateWork Toronto founders Rob Catalano and Bill Banham.Rob and Bill discuss the format and their hopes for growing a Toronto community of pros who are keen to drive collaboration and innovation in the world of…
#33: Hiring and Promoting the ‘Right’ Candidates w/ Jon Edgar, Concord
Mar 22, 2017 • 13 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham interviews Jon Edgar, a Toronto-based Business Development Manager at Concord Consulting Corporation. Jon shares insights into hiring correctly, recognizing talent, and how organizations can create better,…
WorkingTech #3: Recruitment and Leveraging the Power of Text Messaging
Mar 17, 2017 • 26 min
In this episode of our new partner podcast, WorkingTech, Kevin W. Grossman interviews TextRecruit Founder and CEO, Erik Kostelnik. Listen to the show to learn the about clever technology which allows TextRecruit to deliver text messaging and chat tools…
#32: Selling to HR Vendors w/ Ward Christman, HRTechAdvisor
Mar 14, 2017 • 27 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, Bill Banham interviews Ward Christman, Founder & Chief Advisor at HRTechAdvisor. Bill and Ward discuss the unique challenges and opportunities facing tech companies which service the Human Resources space.
WorkingTech #2: How Mobile is Creating New Ways to Hire and Reward w/ Josh Karam
Mar 3, 2017 • 23 min
In this episode of our new partner podcast, WorkingTech, Bill Banham interviews Hyr Co-Founder, Joshua Karam. Josh and Bill discuss the clever tech behind the new Hyr app and how it will help to change the temp labor market within Hospitality and Retail.
WorkingTech #1: Knowledge Infusion and Using Tech to Remove Friction in the Workplace w/ Mike Brennan and Jason Averbook
Feb 28, 2017 • 25 min
Instead of the usual weekly HRchat episode, The HR Gazette is proud to share our new partner show, WorkingTech. The first episode of the WorkingTech podcast features a conversation with LeapGen Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Jason Averbook,…
#31: Innovation and Building a Global HR Community w/ Aki Kakko, Global HRU
Feb 21, 2017 • 19 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, host Bill Banham talks with Aki Kakko, a serial entrepreneur emerged in the world of HR and Big Data. Aki´s mission is to disrupt recruitment and HR and provide the solutions that would help society better understand…
#30: Community, HR-Marketing Mix and Open Access to Information w/ Lars Schmidt, HR Open Source
Feb 14, 2017 • 26 min
In this episode of the HRchat show, host Bill Banham talks with Lars Schmidt, co-founder of HR Open Source, a not-for-profit initiative to drive innovation and education in Human Resources by creating a global peer-to-peer collaboration network.
#29: Secrets of High Performing Teams w/ Nicole Bendaly, Kinect
Feb 7, 2017 • 15 min
In this episode of the HRChat podcast Bill Banham interviews Nicole Bendaly, author and President of Kinect - a firm that has been helping organizations around the world bring out the best of their people for over 25 years. Nicole applies her knowledge…
#28: The Human Side of Data w/ Michael M. Moon, PhD, MMM & Associates
Jan 31, 2017 • 29 min
In this episode host Bill Banham interviews Michael M. Moon, PhD. Michael is a speaker, analyst, CEO & Principal Analyst at ExcelHRate and Principal Consultant, at MMM & Associates. This show considers issues including: HR Tech, the human side…
#27: Shaping the Talent Acquisition and HR Tech Industry w/ Peter Weddle, TAtech
Jan 24, 2017 • 30 min
In this HRchat podcast episode, Bill Banham interviews Peter Weddle, CEO of TAtech - the well-known Association for Talent Acquisition Solutions.
#26: Community Building and Disrupting the World of Work w/ Jennifer McClure, DirsuptHR
Jan 17, 2017 • 29 min
HRchat podcast host Bill Banham recently interviewed Jennifer McClure. Jennifer is a keynote speaker, social media influencer, executive coach, President of Unbridled Talent LLC and CEO of the awesome DisruptHR series. Jennifer has over 25 years of…
#25: The Evolution of HR, Leadership and Talent w/ John Hollon
Jan 10, 2017 • 25 min
In this HRchat podcast interview, Bill Banham talks with John Hollon, award-winning journalist and expert on leadership, talent, human resources and workforce practices.John is an associate editor with us here at the HR Gazette and he’s previously…
#23: The Hosts of HRchat Look Ahead to 2017 - Tim Interviews Bill Banham
Jan 3, 2017 • 24 min
A change of pace from the standard HRchat Podcast, hosts Tim Baker and Bill Banham took some time to interview each other! Here’s an opportunity to get to know the hosts a bit better, recap events of 2016 and their thoughts on the new year. Bill tells…
#24: The Hosts of HRchat Look Ahead to 2017 - Bill Interviews Tim Baker
Jan 3, 2017 • 29 min
A change of pace from the standard HRchat Podcast, hosts Tim Baker and Bill Banham took some time to interview each other! Here’s an opportunity to get to know the hosts a bit better, recap events of 2016 and their thoughts on the new year. Have a…
#22: HR Consulting & 3 Ingredients to Create a Business Event w/ Chris Bailey, PwC
Dec 20, 2016 • 27 min
HRchat podcast host Bill Banham recently had a chance to catch up with Chris Bailey, Director of People and Organization at PwC, President of the Cayman Islands Society for Human Resource Professionals, organizer of the first DisruptHR Cayman event, and…
#21: Contingent Workforce in Hospitality Enters a New Era w/ Josh Karam, Hyr
Dec 13, 2016 • 19 min
In this HRchat podcast interview, Bill Banham talks with Joshua Karam, Co-Founder at Hyr, former TV host, HR pro and much more. Josh and Bill discuss the changing talent acquisition landscape in the retail and hospitality sectors and those new mobile…
#20: Managers are Key to Behaviours and Performance w/ Rob Catalano, WorkTango
Dec 6, 2016 • 17 min
Host Bill Banham discusses with Rob Catalano, founder of WorkTango, how managers can build authentic and trusting relationships with employees and teams. Rob and his team believe that managers are strategic in influencing employees’ behaviours and…
HRchat #19: DisruptHR Toronto, Improv & positive reinforcement w/ Lori Pearlstein, Playworks
Nov 30, 2016 • 16 min
Actor and comedian Lori Pearlstein speaks with host Bill Banham on how she founded Playworks, where they empower people in a fun, friendly and supportive environment.Bill and Lori discuss creating a positive environment at work and how improv plays a…
#18: DisruptHR Toronto, Mindfulness & Well-being w/ Jason Gotwalt, Virgin Pulse
Nov 30, 2016 • 23 min
Jason shares his career story and how he came to be in his current role at Virgin Pulse, where they design technology that cultivates good lifestyle habits for your employees.Host Bill Banham talks with Jason about how health & well-being, combined…
#17: DisruptHR Toronto and Cognitive Recruiting w/ Noel Webb, Innosphere
Nov 29, 2016 • 19 min
With the rise of Artificial Intelligence comes the idea that we as HR and talent professionals can leverage this technology to streamline our processes. Noel, Co-Founder of Karen, Director of Product Innovation at Innosphere talks with host Bill Banham…
#16: DisruptHR Toronto and Crushing the Imposter Syndrome w/ Denise K Roy, IndustryBuilt,
Nov 28, 2016 • 25 min
With only a few days until DisruptHR Toronto, host Bill Banham speaks to Denise K Roy about HR Tech, Employer Branding and her topic at the upcoming event “Fake it Until You Make It: Crushing Imposter Syndrome in its Tracks”. Denise shares her career…
#15: DisruptHR Toronto and the Evolution of Talent Acquisition w/ Kathleen Teixeira, DisruptHR Toronto
Nov 28, 2016 • 18 min
In this episode, host Bill Banham talks with Kathleen Teixeira, co-organizer of DisruptHR Toronto. Kathleen shares her career story in talent acquisition, her views on the evolution of HR and the changing world of work.DisruptHR Toronto was the first of…
#14: Human Mind, Behaviours & The 3 Balloons of Engagement w/ Ryan Coelho
Nov 22, 2016 • 23 min
Host Bill Banham speaks with Ryan about his career journey as a manifestation consultant and his fascination with the human mind. Helping people understand how the mind affects behaviours. Ryan’s 2016 Millennial Leadership Summit was a success and a…
#13: Leadership as a Mindset w/ Joe Britto, Innate Leaders
Nov 15, 2016 • 21 min
In every aspect of an organization, leaderhips plays a very important role. Every organization strives for sustainable results through practical solutions that produce meaningful change.Innate Leaders is a consulting firm which believes that everyone…
#12: Leveraging the Power of Text Messaging for Recruitment w/ Erik Kostelnik, TextRecruit
Nov 8, 2016 • 25 min
There has been a fundamental shift in how we communicate. It’s not “going to happen”. It has happened. Statistics show that text messages (SMS) have a 37% response rate within the first 12min. Organizations can leverage this for employee and…
#11: Action Plans Are Great. Commitment is Better w/ Jason Lauritsen, Quantum Workplace
Nov 1, 2016 • 25 min
In the last few years, there has been more focus on the “what’s next” factor of people analytics. Jason Lauritsen speaks about how Quantum Workplace supports clients to leverage their surveys and data to make work awesome. Action plans are good….
#10: The World of Learning Solutions w/ Kate Salmon, Learnography
Oct 25, 2016 • 16 min
Bill talks with Kate Salmon, Communication Strategy Speacialist, at Learnography, a full-service learning solutions provider. Learnography transforms information and ideas into customized learning experiences for targeted audiences. Kate speaks about…
#9: Employee Engagement and Recognizing Talent w/ Matt Manners, Employee Engagement Awards
Oct 23, 2016 • 11 min
Bill Banham interviews Matt Manners, Founder of The Employee Engagement Awards & Conference which are hosted in the UK, US and Australia. In this episode, Bill and Matt discuss why it is important to recognize, reward and grow top performers. About…
#8: High Performers vs High Potentials w/ guest Kristen Harcourt
Oct 18, 2016 • 23 min
“People are not your greatest asset. The right people are.” - Kristen Harcourt Kristen Harcourt is a senior consultant at The McQuaig Institute, an organization that provides behavioural assessments that help companies hire and retain the right people…
#7: Employee Well-Being and Engagement w/ Henry Albrecht & Brooks McMahon
Oct 4, 2016 • 23 min
In this HRchat episode, Tim Baker had an opportunity to speak with Henry Albrecht, CEO of Limeade and Brooks McMahon, head of Business Development at TINYpulse. The two companies have created a partnership to create a single environment that integrates…
#6: Being a Manager is More Than Just a Job Title w/ Barb Buckner
Sep 25, 2016 • 24 min
Our co-host, Tim Baker spent some time speaking with Barb Buckner on HRchat Podcast. Barb operates Timeless HR Solutions in Chicago, Illinois and is also a co-moderator of the popular #JobHuntChat on Twitter. Barb discusses the challenges of moving…
#5: DisruptHR Buffalo Event Preview w/ Ginine Capozzi
Aug 23, 2016 • 17 min
Bill Banham Interviews Ginine Capozzi about the Oct 2016 DisruptHR Buffalo event.Once in a while an event series is born that shakes things up, it makes you think differently, it leaves you inspired. That event is DisruptHR.14 speakers, 5 minutes each,…
#4: Work-Life Balance w/ Kevin Grossman, The Talent Board
Aug 16, 2016 • 21 min
In this HRchat episode, Bill Banham gets a chance to chat with HR blogger, influencer and speaker, Kevin W. Grossman. Kevin is the Talent Board Vice-President responsible for all aspects of the Candidate Experience Awards program and other Talent Board…
#3: Exploring Data Driven Culture Fit w/ Marlina Kinnersley, Fortay
Aug 9, 2016 • 18 min
In this HRchat episode, Tim Baker had an opportunity to speak with entrepreneur and co-founder of Fortay, Marlina Kinnersley. Fortay is a new data driven culture-fit screening and insights platform for hiring managers. Marlina tells her career story and…
#2: Cultural Genetics w/ Charlie Judy, WorkXO
Aug 2, 2016 • 26 min
HRchat Host, Tim Baker, speaks with Charlie Judy on “decoding” your cultural genetics. Discovering your cultural map is integral to identifying who you are, and who you need in your organization. Charlie is a former CHRO turned entrepreneur. He has a…
#1: Bill Banham and Tim Baker Discuss The Launch of the HRchat Podcasts
Jul 4, 2016 • 22 min
Bill Banham and Tim Baker discuss the aims and objectives of the new HRchat podcast series. HRchat podcasts are produced by The HR Gazette. Guests will include HR social influencers, analysts, leaders and practitioners.