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Labor Relations Recruitment: Specialized Talent Demands A Specialized Search (Guest: Kate Jackson)
Aug 5 • 28 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Kate Jackson, Partner at Serrano Search, explains how they fill highly specialized labor relations jobs.
Best Practices in Employee Relations: Lowe’s (Guest: Stephanie Miller)
Jul 29 • 39 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Stephanie Miller, Director of Employee Relations (US) for Lowe’s explains how they handle this critical topic.
Recruiting Sucks…But It Doesn’t Have To (Guest: Steve Lowisz)
Jul 22 • 37 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Steve Lowisz talks about the importance of updating your recruitment strategy plan, and blasts some myths along the way!
Creating a Culture Of Civility in the Workplace (Guest: Vanessa G. Nelson)
Jul 15 • 38 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg will talk with us about how to improve problem solving skills by reframing problems.
“What’s Your Problem?”: Reframing the Approach to Problem Solving (Guest: Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg)
Jul 8 • 33 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg will talk with us about how to improve problem solving skills by reframing problems.
The Rising Momentum of Corporate Social Responsibility (Guest: Susan McPherson)
Jun 24 • 39 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Susan McPherson will talk with us about why being socially responsible is a critical part of a corporate survival.
Leading Organizational Change Post COVID-19 (Guest: Dr. Mark Rogers)
Jun 17 • 31 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Dr. Mark Rogers will talk with us about change, and change leadership in your organization.
Updating Your Corporate Social Media Policy (Guest: Bob Oberstein)
Jun 10 • 36 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Bob Oberstein discusses the need to update corporate social media policies and communicate them to employees.
The Emma Coalition – Addressing Technology-Induced Displacement of Employees (Guest: Michael Lotito)
Jun 3 • 38 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Michael Lotito discusses TIDE: Technology-Induced Displacement of Employees, addressing the phenomenon of AI replacing jobs.
Designing A Competitive Employee Benefits Plan (Guest: Jennifer Perera)
May 20 • 38 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Jennifer Perera discusses the how and why behind designing a competitive employee benefits plan. Discover today’s must-have company benefits plans, and learn how you can get creative with healthcare costs!
Anticipating Staffing Shortages: Do You Have a Plan In Place? (Guest: Michele Vincent)
May 13 • 39 min
On this episode of ProjectHR, Michele Vincent discusses worker shortages, contingent workers and the critical need for organizations to have staffing contingency plans in advance of disruptions that create a need for temporary work.
Emotional Intelligence: Soft Skill or Critical Competency? Sarah Scala
May 4 • 24 min
Workplace wellness efforts can improve employee productivity, increase morale, lower employee stress, lower absenteeism, increase retention, and they might even ultimately reduce healthcare costs for employers. The trick has been implementing effective,…
Workplace Wellbeing and Creating a Culture of Wellness by Dr. Bradford Cooper
Apr 29 • 37 min
Workplace wellness efforts can improve employee productivity, increase morale, lower employee stress, lower absenteeism, increase retention, and they might even ultimately reduce healthcare costs for employers. The trick has been implementing effective,…
Putting The Success in Succession Planning: Jim Bitterle
Apr 22 • 38 min
Never has there been a more important time to have solid succession plans in place. Today we stand on the edge of a major generational shift within our workplaces. Baby Boomers have already begun their collective transition into retirement, and once it…
The Inside Gig – Discovering Untapped Talent in your Workplace: Dr. Edie Goldberg
Apr 15 • 37 min
What would you do if you were told that the talent you’re looking to hire may already be on your payroll? That’s the idea behind The Inside Gig: How Sharing Untapped Talent Across Boundaries Unleashes Organizational Capacity, a new book by Dr. Edie…
The Power of Dialogue: Effective Communication in the Workplace: Dr. Ada Luz Gonzalez
Apr 8 • 39 min
Positive, two-way communication is a must for any workplace hoping to create or maintain a progressive and productive work culture - but have you ever stopped to wonder what exactly it is that we mean when we say “communication”? Our guest this week on…
Leadership Strategies That Increase Employee Engagement: Ted Ma
Apr 1 • 35 min
Everyone knows that employee engagement is the key to a company’s success - but just knowing that fact doesn’t make it any easier to inspire engagement within your team! Our guest for this week’s ProjectHR is Ted Ma, a leadership expert and speaker with…
HR, PR and the Company Experience: Nick Kalm
Mar 25 • 31 min
Until very recently, HR and PR operated as stand-alone entities — but the rise of technology has meant that relationship is now evolving, growing, and intersecting in ways that genuinely compliment and assist one another. Our guest for this week’s…
Employee Communication During A Crisis: Jennifer Orechwa
Mar 18 • 28 min
Talking with employees about COVID-19 is a challenge for many companies right now. Employee communication during a crisis presents unique challenges that require specific solutions. This week on ProjectHR, Jennifer Orechwa discusses strategies, including…
The Impact of Changing Marijuana Laws on HR : Lisa Nagele-Piazza
Mar 11 • 36 min
As America’s attitudes towards marijuana legalization shift and evolve, so, too, do the jobs of Human Resource professionals. In this ever-changing environment, what happens to workplace drug policies? And how can we all keep up? One way to keep up is to…
Building the Best: 8 Proven Leadership Principles to Elevate Others To Success: John Eades
Mar 4 • 39 min
Leadership today means something different than it did for previous generations. Thanks to technology, we live in a more transparent and communicative world, and employees are demanding more from their leaders. This week on ProjectHR, John Eades, CEO of…
Helping Employees Navigate Toxic Workplace Experiences: Jana Morrin
Feb 26 • 37 min
Toxic workplaces are on the rise, and today, for the sake of their people and their bottom line, organizations must address and take action against this kind of behavior. This week on ProjectHR, Jana Morrin, CEO and Co-founder of Speakfully, a platform…
Inclusify: The Power of Uniqueness and Belonging To Build Innovative Teams: Dr. Stefanie K. Johnson
Feb 19 • 100 min
As a leader, which do you value more in your teams: belonging or uniqueness? This week on ProjectHR, Dr. Stefanie K. Johnson, author of Inclusify: The Power of Uniqueness and Belonging to Build Innovative Teams tells us why BOTH are important! In this…
Continuous Learning & Employee Engagement: Oliver Bell
Feb 12 • 29 min
Everyone talks about the importance of Continuous Learning - but can it really spark engagement in your employees? This week on ProjectHR, Oliver Bell, CEO of Oliver Bell, Inc., shares his insights on continuous learning and how training can be…
Employee Fulfillment Through Alignment Leadership – Chris Meroff
Jan 29 • 37 min
Everyone wants to feel fulfilled by their jobs - but can fulfillment be achieved through an employer’s leadership style? Chris Meroff, the author and creator of Alignment Leadership believes it can, and this week on ProjectHR, he shares with us his…
Employee Relations & The Rise of ER Tech – Deb Muller
Jan 22 • 35 min
Employee Relations is a critical element of any organization - but are you doing all you can to avoid “Red Light” incidents and allegations? Today, tech solutions can equip you with powerful insights to ensure compliance, protect your brand, and achieve…
HR in 2020 – Andrea Hoffer
Jan 15 • 30 min
Episode 1.09: ​​2020 is off and running​ - what will the new year have in store for Human Resources? ​​​​ This week on ProjectHR, ​Andrea Hoffer, CEO and Founder of AHA! Business Consulting, talks 2020 takes on the following HR topics: ​- Artificial…
Wegmans Company Values with Karen Loughlin
Jan 6 • 33 min
What does it take to be the BEST? In this episode, we talk about making those end-of-year “Best Companies to Work For” lists and what it takes to become an Employer of Choice with your current and future employees. This week on ProjectHR, Karen Loughlin,…
Recruitment Strategy: Matt Self
Dec 17, 2019 • 35 min
Episode 1.07: Take your recruitment efforts from ho-hum to oh-wow! Finding the perfect candidate may be more art than science, but this week on ProjectHR, Matt Self of Conklin Media talks with us about: - What is recruitment marketing? - The ways in which…
Bias In The Workplace: Jason Greer
Dec 11, 2019 • 32 min
Episode 1.06: Jason Greer helps people “master their story”! With more than a decade of work in diversity and inclusion, labor and industrial relations, Jason has a unique perspective on the subject of bias. This week on ProjectHR, Jason talks with us…
Millenials In The Workplace: Chris Tuff
Dec 4, 2019 • 35 min
Today’s workplaces are multigenerational, and in this week’s episode, we seek to understand the much-maligned Millennial generation.
Catching Up With The CUE Conference: Michael VanDervort
Nov 26, 2019 • 32 min
Michael VanDervort, the Executive Director of CUE, joins us to talk about the Cue Conference. We discuss conference history, details, and more!
Company Culture: Siobhan McHale
Nov 20, 2019 • 31 min
On this episode, we talk with culture change expert Siobhan McHale, author of “The Insider’s Guide to Culture Change: Creating a Workplace That Delivers, Grows and Adapts”. Here, McHale demystifies culture transformation and helps leader navigate the path…
Business Innovation: Doug Buce
Nov 13, 2019 • 31 min
Learn about business innovation from the founder of Boing Dynamics, Doug Buce. Find out why innovation is critical in business, and how to encourage it.
Employee Engagement & People Analytics: Fiona Jamison
Oct 31, 2019 • 30 min
Explore the role of people analytics with Dr. Fiona Jamison. Discover how the use of analytics improves employee engagement!
ProjectHR podcast
Sep 26, 2019 • 0 min
The Latest ProjectHR Podcast EpisodeGet Inspired With The ProjectHR Podcast!The ProjectHR Podcast is podcast for Human Resources and Labor Relations professionals, designed to inspire you with new insight and ideas every week. Whether you’re an…