Putting the HUMAN back in Human Resources

Lead Change Blog

This is the third post in our series: What does HR Really Stand For: Human Resources or Human Remains? Leadership Development Change Character-based Leadership employee engagement Giana Consulting Growth instigator Leadership

It’s called human resources for a reason

ReImagine Work

It was a great day when the personnel department changed the name on the door to human resources. Why I became an advocate of human beings at work. Projects could be more successful and deliver more quickly if we treated people like human beings. You keep using that word.

Elizabeth Pieters accepted into Forbes Human Resources Council

N2Growth Blog

Forbes Human Resources Council is an Invitation-Only Community for HR Executives Across All Industries. has been accepted into the Forbes Human Resources Council, an invitation-only community for HR executives across all industries.

GC28: Gamification in Human Resources | with Mario Herger

Engaging Leader

The new book Gamification in Human Resources highlights several dozen examples of how organizations are using gamification throughout the employee life cycle to recruit, develop and evaluate talent – and it gives you the tools necessary to begin or expand your own gamification programs.

Career Advisor Mary Schaefer Puts the Human Back into Human Resources at TEDxWilmington

ReImagine Work

“On Wednesday, August 6th, one our very own Career Advisors, Mary Schaefer spoke at TEDxWilmington and delivered her talk, Putting the Human Back into Human Resources.

Human Resources in the Post Deming Era

Deming Institute

When I had a leadership position with a team I had us have the whole team sit in the interviews with potential candidates (the team members were all early in their careers and in this and other ways I tried to help them learn and develop their skills).

The Surprising Benefits of Human Resources Outsourcing

HR Digest

The role of Human Resources Managers in any business/organization is quite visible. However, some organizations opt not to create a grand Human Resources department due to funds; they rather choose to hire an employee to handle the HR work on a part-time basis. Human resources outsourcing can actually be one of the best decisions an organization can make. In whichever way, the benefits of human resources outsourcing could be enormous.

Make The Most Of Your Human Resources Chapter Featured at BeyondResistance.com

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Character Based Leader Book Leadership Development [link] Rick Maurer, one of my favorite experts on organizational change, invited me to guest post on his blog about my chapter in the book, The Character-Based Leader… My chapter was titled, “Make the Most of Your Human Resources” and is a call to action for corporate leaders to do the work to truly capitalize on [.].

Someone to Know: Q&A with Alyeska Pipeline Director of Human Resources Fred Millen


Fred Millen, Director of Human Resources at Alyeska Pipeline is an HR guru who specializes in workforce planning, employee development succession planning and more. Q&A with Fred Millen, Director of Human Resources at Alyeska Pipeline. With a background in Theology, he’s a wonderful storyteller, speaker and counselor to many. He hails from the south, but his colleagues joke that after 10 years in The Last Frontier, he’s “all Alaskan now.”

Human Resources in the Post Deming Era

Deming Institute

When I had a leadership position with a team I had us have the whole team sit in the interviews with potential candidates (the team members were all early in their careers and in this and other ways I tried to help them learn and develop their skills).

Leadership Development: #1 Priority for Human Resources Leaders

Coaching Tip

Leadership development is the number one priority for human resources (HR) leaders globally, according to Talent Management : Accelerating Business Performance , a survey by Right Management, the career and talent management experts within ManpowerGroup. Among the more than 2,200 senior HR leaders globally who participated in the survey, 46 percent identified leadership development as the top priority for 2014.

Carnival of Human Resources at the Talent Junction Blog!

Sales Wolf Blog

SHRM - Society for Human Resource Managment Indispensible for the HR Professional!

Developing High Performing Talent

Women on Business

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Managerial-Leadership Development Belongs to the Manager of the Person Being Developed NOT Human Resources!

Mike Cardus

As a manager, developing staff is your job. It cannot be delegated off to Human Resources, Organization Development or someone else. Too often managers and executive teams delegate or task off any and all training and development to the Human Resources staff.

The Most Common Issues Faced By Human Resource Managers

Chartered Management Institute

There are many significant human resources issues facing both employers and employees today. With the development of both small and larger-scale businesses, the need for human resource management – and the foresight and ability to avoid the problems that accompany it – is growing.

Seven Key Thoughts About Managing Human Resources


Home Go to QAspire.com Guest Posts Disclaimer Seven Key Thoughts About Managing Human Resources Here are SEVEN most prominent thoughts that stuck me this week about managing “humanresources. These thoughts can be useful if you are a business owner, a human resources professional, a project manager or a leader at any level in an organization: ‘Human Resources’ are more ‘human’ and less ‘resources’. They are humans!

How Employee Engagement Drives Customer Satisfaction

N2Growth Blog

In developing economies, employees are also much more involved in community improvement projects and company-wide CSI programs that also increase the feel-good factor in the organization and ultimately contribute to employee engagement.

What’s Your Professional Development Plan?

Women on Business

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Developing Emotional Intelligence for Success

Chart Your Course

–Activities tailored to help develop and grow the five key factors of EQ. The post Developing Emotional Intelligence for Success appeared first on Chart Your Course International.

Win the Heart: The Four Cornerstones You Need to Build Engagement

Leading Blog

From an old friend of Blake’s Dad in West Texas, they learn that “ If you just hire a man’s hands, you miss the opportunity to win his heart. ” * * * Like us on Instagram and Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas. * * *. Human Resources

Building Company Culture: Alignment Leadership

Leading Blog

Culture cannot be developed by simply creating environments where people congregate together. As I began to develop this theory of Alignment Leadership, I realized the real win was much deeper—employee fulfillment. Human Resources

How to Prepare and Develop Future Leaders for Your Business

Chart Your Course

A good leader inspires the best work from employees, uses finite resources and time wisely, communicates well and shoulders their share of the responsibilities. There are many free and affordable resources available to train current and future leaders, including online courses and articles.

Creating the Conversations That Help Them Grow

Leading Blog

Developing them is critical to keeping them. While many leaders may feel they don’t have time for career development, it’s not as complicated as we often make it out to be. Career development is nothing more than helping others grow”—one conversation at a time. Human Resources

Employee Engagement 101: Ask the Holy Question

Leading Blog

Learn more at Giant Leap Consulting. * * * Like us on Instagram and Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas. Human ResourcesH AVE YOU EVER heard a front-line worker say, “I can’t wait to make more money for our shareholders today!”

5 Vital Behaviors That Will Impress Your HR Team

Let's Grow Leaders

As we engage in our long-term leadership development programs, we inevitably spend time talking to the HR team about who’s in the program, why, and how we can best help. Career & Learning Human Resources career development human resources

Developing leaders | Deloitte University Press | Global Human Capital Trends 2015

Chart Your Course

According to a recent Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends report: GLOBAL organizations today must navigate a “new world of work”—one that requires a dramatic change in strategies for leadership, talent, and human resources.

Developing Leaders to Drive Business Results

Coaching Tip

The chief human resources officer must take the lead in developing leadership programs, processes, and events to ensure that leaders are ready and effective. Develop action plans. Develop Leadership Skills: A Mobile Reference Guide.

Building a Strengths-Based Leadership Development Program

Nathan Magnuson

Human Resources Leadership Organizational Effectiveness assessment competency model consulting Gallup LDP leadership development program Strengths StrengthsFinder This is the third post of a three-part series on the leadership merits of Gallup’s StrengthsFinder 2.0

Will Artificial Intelligence Take Your Job?

Leading Blog

A PEW RESEARCH CENTER study found that Americans are roughly twice as likely to express worry (72%) than enthusiasm about a future in which robots and computers are capable of doing many jobs that are currently done by humans. Human Resources

9 Reasons Your Leadership Development Program is Failing

Nathan Magnuson

companies invest over $2,000 in leadership development initiatives per company leader. Just because an organization has a leadership development program doesn’t mean it’s successful, does it? Human Resources Organizational Effectiveness LDP leadership development program

Hiring? Promoting? How to Pick an A Player

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How to Avoid Failing as a Business Start-Up Entrepreneur

Chart Your Course

Surrounding yourself with successful and like-minded individuals is known to assist you in developing healthy and successful habits such as those around you. Human Resource ManagementEntrepreneurial Responsibility To Prevent Massive Failure.

Ending Frustration At Work

Women on Business

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Three Strategies to Encourage Good Mental Health in the Workplace

Leading Blog

L ET’S FACE IT: emotions are an inescapable element of the human experience. When developing your initial strategy, tap into the array of tools available to help you create your organization’s policies and procedures. Human Resources

Helping Employees Change Habits Takes 66 Days

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How to Motivate Your Team & Why Your Employee Perk Won’t Work

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Symbols – whether they are cool ones like a free bike or something more mundane like a coffee mug, are insulting and hurtful when you use them instead of a healthy human relationship. Recently, my daughter invited me on a tour of New Belgium Brewery.

Engagement Isn’t Built, It’s Uncovered

Leading Blog

We are leading a human being similar in form but different in substance. Uncover engagement in your organization. * * * Like us on Instagram and Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas. * * *. Human ResourcesW E ARE BORN with a desire to engage.

Talent Wins: The New Playbook for Putting People First

Leading Blog

This is a group that consists of the CEO, the CFO, and the CHRO (Chief Human Resources Officer). Of course, for most organizations, this means greatly expanding the role of human resources. Human Resources

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10 Questions to Ask Your Employees Every Quarter

Leading Blog

How well does your leader do with supporting and developing you? You will find his blog at Business Sergeant. * * * Like us on Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas. * * *. Human Resources

9 Corporate Personality Types and How to Motivate Them

Women on Business

Human Resources Issues corporate development human resources personality tests teamworkEvery employee of a large corporation has had to take some type of personality test.

8 Principles for Building a High-Performance Culture

Leading Blog

When McCord began her career in Human Resources at Netflix, she began working with Reed Hastings to identify the behaviors that they wanted to see become consistent practices and worked to instill the discipline of actually doing them. Human Resources

Don’t Leave Workplace Civility to Chance

Leading Blog

Thousands of followers enjoy his daily quotes on organizational culture, servant leadership, and workplace inspiration on Twitter at @scedmonds. * * * Like us on Instagram and Facebook for additional leadership and personal development ideas. Human Resources

Five Ways Leaders Turns Doubters into Doers

Chart Your Course

It’s human nature to resist new responsibilities or rules. This past February Yahoo!’s s fledgling CEO Marissa Mayer made her first misstep. In a company-wide email, she announced Yahoo! was changing its telecommute policy.