When will HR folks see themselves as competent professionals?

Month: February 2015

When will HR folks see themselves as competent professionals?

When will HR folks see themselves as competent professionals?

I was just speaking to a friend this morning about a phenomenon I have been seeing more often recently.  My friend mentioned she was attending a conference and they had a panel of “business professionals,” none of which was an HR practitioner.  The topic was about HR 2.0 and how the “business” professionals were coming into HR since the folks there were not good enough and needed the “business” to help.  My friend said she was floored that at an HR conference, HR practitioners were being discounted as not being business savvy enough to lead strategies in their companies.  This kills me (and

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Drive to Tucson

I drive to Tucson quite a bit since I have a sister and brother who live there with their families.  The trip is usually pretty boring and horrible since it is mostly a freeway with only two lanes so you are constantly speeding up and slowing down. I went down with another brother two weekends ago and was able to sit in the passenger seat and just relax.  I took some photos of the beauty of Arizona in the spring. I was reminded that I live in a pretty amazing place.  Everywhere you turn there are mountains.  Enjoy! kateebar7  

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