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 As I thought through this series, I reached out Kevin Kennemer because I knew that he had both the passion and the data to make the case that Great Workplaces enjoy a significant competitive advantage over their competition. [.]

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. These realizations settled in, and having recently survived my first downsizing in IT, I chose to pursue a career in human resources. Manage those human resources in a way they can engage.

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Human Resources Is Less Gender Diverse Than You Think

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Human resources is often perceived as one of the most female-friendly departments of any large company, but that assumption isn’t as accurate as you might think. According to research from Korn/Ferry International , which tracks career movement in its database of 500 chief human resources officers (CHROs), men dominate HR leadership roles at Fortune 500 companies.

6 Books Every Human Resources Professional Should Read

HR Digest

The field of Human Resource is ever-changing, and it is essential for HR to keep themselves updated and abreast of the changes. As such, to keep them updated on every information today, we brought human resources books which should be a must-have for every HR professional.

No Ego: How Leaders Can Cut the Cost of Drama, End Entitlement and Drive Big Results

Speaker: Cy Wakeman, M.S., CSP, President, Reality-Based Leadership

Cy Wakeman proposes a radically different approach to HR leadership. Changing the ways leaders think and the strategies they use in their work is a serious and critical economic issue. Leaders should help others develop the great mental processes they need to eliminate self-imposed suffering and choose to be accountable for driving results.

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. Forbes Councils combines an innovative, high-touch approach to community management perfected by the team behind Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) with the extensive resources and global reach of Forbes.

Top 16 Books for Human Resource and Talent Management Executives

Chart Your Course

It is hands-down the most popular leadership book of all time. He demonstrates that the ability to build trust is THE key leadership competency of the new global economy. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable (2002). She faces the ultimate leadership crisis: Uniting a team in such disarray that it threatens to bring down the entire company. Human Resource Champions (1996).

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 [.].

Carnival of Human Resources at HR Observations!

Sales Wolf Blog

Department of Labor HR.com, your human resources community for knowledge, expertise and resources IQPC Worldwide - Business conferences, events, workshops, seminars & masterclasses IQPC Personal Accountability - a CORE Foundation for Customer Experience Creation Without QBQ Personal Accountability, no organizations culture will flourish, no Customer Experience will be maximized. SHRM - Society for Human Resource Managment Indispensible for the HR Professional!

Human Resources in the Post Deming Era

Deming Institute

At the 1994 Ohio Quality and Productivity Forum conference, Peter Scholtes and Mary Jenkins shared their presentation, Human Resources in the Post Deming Era: Mary Jenkins: The vast majority of our time is spent discussing business strategies, product strategies and very little time, proportionately, is spent understanding the human systems and what kind of systems need to be in place to support or enable the business strategies to take place.

The Importance of Human Resource Policies and Procedures

HR Digest

Human Resource Policies and Procedures are an integral part of present-day organizations. Their importance is realized while dealing with the human resource in the organization so that the most ideal, appropriate and preset decision making can be applied such that the chances of arising of an issue thereafter can be curbed. The importance of Human Resource Policies and Procedures includes the following.

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.

Featured on Workplace Wellness Radio on putting the human back into human resources

ReImagine Work

So fun being interviewed by Kathryn Kemp-Guylay, host of the Workplace Wellness Hour for KDPI FM on putting the human back into human resources. We covered topics like employee engagement, employee disengagement, work culture, employee satisfaction surveys, character-based leadership and examples of grassroots efforts to improve work culture. All Posts As Seen On What it Means to Treat People Humanly culture dignity human nature humans at work reverence

Carnival of Human Resources at the Talent Junction Blog!

Sales Wolf Blog

Department of Labor HR.com, your human resources community for knowledge, expertise and resources IQPC Worldwide - Business conferences, events, workshops, seminars & masterclasses IQPC Personal Accountability - a CORE Foundation for Customer Experience Creation Without QBQ Personal Accountability, no organizations culture will flourish, no Customer Experience will be maximized. SHRM - Society for Human Resource Managment Indispensible for the HR Professional!

Someone to Know: Q&A with Rockwell Automation Senior Vice President of Human Resources Susan Schmitt

leaderCommunicator

Susan is Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Rockwell Automation. She is leading the company’s efforts to build leadership capability and make Rockwell a place where employees are energized to do their best work and attract the very best talent. What do strategy, saddles and sequins all have in common? Susan Schmitt!

Human Resources in the Post Deming Era

Deming Institute

At the 1994 Ohio Quality and Productivity Forum conference, Peter Scholtes and Mary Jenkins shared their presentation, Human Resources in the Post Deming Era: Mary Jenkins: The vast majority of our time is spent discussing business strategies, product strategies and very little time, proportionately, is spent understanding the human systems and what kind of systems need to be in place to support or enable the business strategies to take place.

Stay Indispensable by Cultivating These Key Ingredients

Leading Blog

As humans, what we crave are open, fluid, and personalized systems. He is a speaker, writer, and entrepreneur on a mission to make the world of work more human. Human ResourcesI N 1984 a typical business competency would last 30 years. Today, it’s more akin to five.

Seven Key Thoughts About Managing Human Resources

QAspire

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!

Leading an Emotionally Traumatized Workforce in the Midst of a Pandemic

Leading Blog

As a leader, it is up to you to adapt your leadership style to help guide employees through their new life and work reality. What we are recommending is the most challenging form of leadership. We would enjoy hearing about your leadership experiences as they relate to this topic.

Joseth A. Maciariello on Human Resources

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Drucker Exchange (the DX) is a platform for bettering society through effective management and responsible leadership. Here is the latest entry to Joe’s Journal written by Josepth A. Maciariello for the Drucker Exchange (January 31, 2011), sponsored by the Drucker Institute. It is produced by the Drucker Institute, a think tank and action tank

Chief Human Resources Officer (AVP) – Adirondack Health – Saranac Lake, NY

HR Digest

Masters or Bachelor's Degree in HR Administration or closely related area; The CHRO provides strategic leadership by articulating HR needs and plans to the. Chief Human Resources Officer (AVP) - Adirondack Health - Saranac Lake, NY. The post Chief Human Resources Officer (AVP) – Adirondack Health – Saranac Lake, NY appeared first on The HR Digest. HR Jobs.

Game Changer: How to Be A 10x Talent

Leading Blog

Human ResourcesW HAT is a 10x talent? 10x talent is, as the label implies, able to deliver ten times more than is expected, but what makes them so valuable is that they are multidimensional. They are smart, good communicators, and have interests beyond their core specialty.

Top 100 Tweeters on Human Resources April 2012

Rapid BI

Top 100 tweeters on Human Resources April 2012. Human Resources & Talent Management Evan Carmichael HR human resources Leadership top list twitter

Building Company Culture: Alignment Leadership

Leading Blog

In my journey of leadership, this is a concept I fell prey to early on. Alignment Leadership requires an intimate pursuit of employees, and this pursuit will never happen at a happy hour or a five-minute interaction while sharing a slice of pepperoni. As I began to develop this theory of Alignment Leadership, I realized the real win was much deeper—employee fulfillment. Human ResourcesY OU PROBABLY HEAR the word culture a lot, but what does it mean?

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

Mike Cardus

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. Juli, as a Senior Managerial-Leader, is accountable for developing the 10 Project Managers, it is NOT the role of the Human Resources training department. It cannot be delegated off to Human Resources or someone else.

How to Align Yourself (And Others) Up, Down, Sideways, And Diagonally on the Chain of Command to Improve Outcomes

Leading Blog

The key is, no matter what option Aisha had chosen, being in alignment with her boss ensured she would have the support and resources she needed to get the work done and be appropriately rewarded and recognized for her efforts. Human Resources

Leadership Interview: Connecting With People is The Key Competency

N2Growth Blog

JH: What is the number one leadership competency required in this fast-paced, unpredictable world we now find ourselves in? . With this dynamic, we need to understand that human connection will be more important than ever to lead effectively. DH: Another characteristic critical to human connection is the ability to respond to situations. The human and human connection in all environments will always be the key competence required for 21st-century leaders.

How Employee Engagement Drives Customer Satisfaction

N2Growth Blog

Case Studies Corporate Culture Human Capital Opinion chief human resource officer culture by design Culture of Leadership employee engagement Employee Engagement Drives Customer Satisfaction human resources N2growth N2Growth Africa Sandra BurmeisterResearch shows there is a direct correlation between engaged employees and the satisfaction of your customer and ultimately achieving your business outcomes.

The Transformative Power of Positive Leadership

General Leadership

The post The Transformative Power of Positive Leadership appeared first on General Leadership. Curator Posts Human Resources influence Inquiry Leadership optimism positive change Transformation “It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult undertaking which, more than anything else, determines its outcome.”. William James. On 16 October 2005, an incredible feat was achieved sixteen miles West of Denver, Colorado.

Six Things Each Employee Wants from Their Employer

Chart Your Course

You might think you know what your employees want from you. Perhaps you’re sure that a fun team building weekend will be a nice way for your employees to bond as a team, or that on-site gym membership would be a great perk to help them be healthier.

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Culture Makes the Difference

Leading Blog

People are inherently great by virtue of their common humanity. Some organizations collect leadership power into the bureaucratic center, where a few people can make the majority of the decisions for the many. This is the traditional model of business—and government—leadership and, during a period of time in human history, this may have been optimal. That higher calling is the celebration of the human spirit and human capacity. Human Resources

How Do You Create A Sense of Belonging at Work?

Leading Blog

Throughout human history, a sense of belonging has been ingrained into our DNA. The comfort of friendships and the safety derived from being part of a community have always been one of the most powerful forces shaping our human experience. Still, because of human tendencies to make messes, companies do need to be intentional about shaping belonging. Human ResourcesI N a Cigna Health report from 2019, 61 percent of people in the study reported feeling lonely.

Why Tackling Diversity Begins Within Management

Women on Business

When it came to forming the leadership team in my current role, I was well aware of the limitations I faced in the early stages of my career — it’s difficult to visualize what you could be if it simply doesn’t exist. Human Resources Issues Reader Submission diversity gender equality inclusion

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 ResourcesE NGAGEMENT HAS BECOME the Holy Grail of business—highly desired but hard to get. There are a number of moving parts, and it’s hard to get them all aligned.

Creating the Conversations That Help Them Grow

Leading Blog

Results-Oriented – Leadership clarity about the what can allow for more creativity and flexibility around the how creating countless vehicles for growth. A culture that brings a spirit of generosity to development, sharing resources and even being willing to lose good talent as a way to support their development. Human ResourcesF INDING good employees is not enough. Developing them is critical to keeping them. Everyone has options.

Ego Free Leadership

Leading Blog

Ego Free Leadership is co-written by executive coach Shayne Hughes, president of Learning as Leadership and Brandon Black the retired CEO of Encore Capital Group. Here are some insights from Ego Free Leadership : Intellectually it’s easy to decide that learning, growing, or creating authentic relationships is more important than not appearing incompetent, failing, or being hurt. Human ResourcesE GO IS A CONSTANT preoccupation with our self-worth.

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 resourcesWhat does your HR team say about you? Does it matter?

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!” In all my years as a consultant, I haven’t either. It doesn’t matter what your company peddles. Increasing shareholder value, company market share, or worker productivity just doesn’t jazz the average worker.

5 Characteristics of High Performance Culture

Women on Business

Women On Business Sponsors Company Culture high performance teams human resources Leadership team buildingWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

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. Rather than large-scale automation, he believes we will see large-scale augmentation or “smart humans working in collaboration with smart machines.” Human Resources

Triple Crown Leadership

Leading Blog

With far too much failed leadership on display, leaders should commit to building a different brand of leadership— Triple Crown Leadership , say authors Bob and Gregg Vanourek. Triple Crown leaders cannot remain stuck in their normal style of leadership. They lead by flexing between the hard and soft edges of leadership, sometimes in command, other times willingly soliciting and following the leadership of others. Human Resources

Charismatic Leadership: Style or Substance?

In the CEO Afterlife

Is this also the case in business leadership? Those who strive for this quality are known to study the art and the science of leadership presence. They take courses on public speaking, they learn how to stand out in group settings, they search out mentors and leadership coaches who help them engage, connect and influence others. These measures will certainly help to improve one’s leadership presence. Branding Human Resources Leadership Marketing Strategy

Charismatic Leadership: Style or Substance?

In the CEO Afterlife

Is this also the case in business leadership? Those who strive for this quality are known to study the art and the science of leadership presence. They take courses on public speaking, they learn how to stand out in group settings, they search out mentors and leadership coaches who help them engage, connect and influence others. These measures will certainly help to improve one’s leadership presence. Branding Human Resources Leadership