Empathy and HR: The Practical Connection

One of the challenges of working in HR is the dual responsibility of enforcing policy and law along with being empathetic. By John Ford, Founder and Owner of The HR Mediation Academy and HR West 2019 Speaker* How well you balance the important and seemingly contradictory roles of having a stick and also a carrot, […]

With the Rise of Automation, Make Sure Employees Feel Valued

By Charles Coy – originally published on ReWork Cornerstone is the Title Sponsor of HR West 2019 *** In this digital era, where automation could replace up to 800 million jobs by 2030, leadership needs to be more human than ever. Leaders must communicate effectively and consistently with employees as technology plays a larger role in […]

Science Reveals How to Succeed With New Year’s Resolutions

As we wind down 2018 and look forward to the New Year, you may be part of the 40-50% of Americans making New Year’s resolutions. According to research, the most popular goals relate to weight loss, smoking cessation, and exercise. Let’s look at what makes for successful resolutions and the tools to impact lasting behavior change. […]