HRchat Podcast

HRchat Podcast

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The HRchat podcast is a series of interviews with high-profile HR pros and business leaders who help make a difference to the day-to-day lives of Human Resource execs.Hosted by Bill Banham and guest presenters, HRchat shows are typically 15-25 …


#108: Employee Wellbeing and Learning to Live Better w/ Dale Cook
Jul 16 • 20 min
Hear from Dale Cook, Chief Executive Officer at Learn to Live
#107: Hacking HR Toronto Preview w/ Aldeen Simmonds-Thorpe
Jul 9 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 Steam and Hiring Top Developers w/ Ilya Brotzky, VanHack
May 14 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 1…
#83: InnovateWork Launches in Vancouver w/ Matt Burns and Bill Banham
Feb 28 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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
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
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
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 and DisruptHR Toronto w/ Miles DePaul
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 and DisruptHR Toronto w/ Sarah Wilson
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
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 with 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 spo…
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 with 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 with Nikki Waheed
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 b…
#48: Improving the Candidate Experience with 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 with Jamie Allison
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 i…
#46: Employment Services Strategy and Practices with Aditi Tyagi
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
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
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
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 convers…
#42: The Evolution of Content and Communication w/ Matthew Gonnering
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 an…
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
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 als…
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 learnin…
#40: DisruptHRTO 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
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 Employ…
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 lif…
#38: Talent, Learning and innovateworkTO w/ Daneal Charney
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/ Laura Gmeinder and Coreyne Woodman-Holoubek
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 eve…
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 i…
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 hi…
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 e…
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
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 M…
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 Di…
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 innovateworkTO 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…
#33: Hiring and Promoting The ‘Right’ Candidates w/ Jon Edgar
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 be…
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: Connecting HR Vendors and Creating New Alliances w/ Ward Christman
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, and…
#31: Innovation and Building a Global HR Community w/ Aki Kakko
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
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
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 knowl…
#28: The Human Side of Data and Improving Human Capital Processes w/ Michael M. Moon, PhD
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 of d…
#27: Shaping the Talent Acquisition and HR Tech Industry with Peter Weddle
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, Thought Leadership and Disrupting The World of Work with Jennifer McClure
Jan 17, 2017 • 29 min
HRchat podcast host Bill Banham recently interviewed Jennifer McClure. Jennifer is a keynote speaker, social media influencer, executive coach, Preside…
#25: The Evolution of HR, Leadership and Talent with 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 pre…
#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 list…
#22: HR Consulting & 3 Ingredients to Create a Business Event with Chris Bailey
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 th…
#21: Contingent Workforce in Hospitality Enters a New Era with Josh Karam
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 ret…
#20: Managers are Key to Behaviours and Performance with guest Rob Catalano
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 infl…
#19: DisruptHR Toronto, Improv & positive reinforcement with Lori Pearlstein
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 …
#18: DisruptHR Toronto, Mindfulness & Well-being with Jason Gotwalt
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…
#17: DisruptHR Toronto and Cognitive Recruiting with Noel Webb
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 Innovatio…
#16: DisruptHR Toronto and Crushing the Imposter Syndrome with Denise K Roy
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…
#15: DisruptHR Toronto and the Evolution of Talent Acquisition with Kathleen Teixeira
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…
#14: Human Mind, Behaviours & The 3 Balloons of Engagement with 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 gr…
#13: Leadership as a Mindset with Joe Britto
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…
#12: Leveraging the Power of Text Messaging for Recruitment with Erik Kostelnik
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 candidate-…
#11: Action Plans Are Great…Commitment is Better with Jason Lauritsen
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 m…
#10: The World of Learning Solutions with guest Kate Salmon
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 f…
#9: Employee Engagement and Recognizing Talent with guest Matt Manners
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 with 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,…
#7: Employee Well-Being and Engagement with guests 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 comp…
#6: Being a Manager is More Than Just a Job Title with guest 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 Twitt…
#5: DisruptHR Buffalo Event Preview - Interview with 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 minut…
#4: The Talent Board, Reach-West and Work-Life Balance with guest Kevin Grossman
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 B…
#3: Exploring Data Driven Culture Fit with guest Marlina Kinnersley
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. …
#2: Cultural Genetics with guest Charlie Judy
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 g…
#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.