You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know

The more specialized our work, the more we’re prone to blind spots. HR is highly specialized nowadays. Contributed by Judy Dang HR West 2020 Speaker The day before Valentine’s Day in 12th grade, I made chocolate chip cookies for the guy I had a crush on. It was my first attempt at cookies. “I made […]

Be Bold in 2020…at HR West..and Beyond!

Contributed by Maureen Middleton, SPHR, SHRM-SCP – HR West 2020 Speaker. The start of a new year is a time of reflection and change. Thinking about where you have been and where you want to be. Many people make New Year’s resolutions, but others never indulge in that practice. In 2019, I found my dream […]

Are Company Values Leading Cultural Change from Behind?

“The rate of change is not going to slow down any time soon.” – John Kotter By Mary T. O’Sullivan Upon establishing a company values proposition, leadership must be able to show that they understand and embrace such values in order to lead from behind towards organizational or cultural change. There’s much talk today about […]