You’re Wrong About HR

Month: June 2017

You’re Wrong About HR

I saw this post about HR being bad at handling sexual harassment claims. Laurie Reuttiman (the author) is actually someone I respect as an HR thought leader. After reading the article though, my response is: You’re Wrong About HR.   Susan Fowler IS a human resource nightmare for HR departments . . . that are not doing their job. The entire story Susan shared is disturbing on every level. The sexual harassment and the hostile work environment created at Uber is unacceptable. Her leadership team and HR should have stopped it.   If HR is not investigating sexual harassment claims that’s neglect of

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Finding the Right Coach

In my previous post, I shared a bit about who and why you might consider using an executive life coach. The next question is, how do you go about finding the right coach? I have used a professional coach for various reasons throughout my career. There are a couple of things to consider when looking for a coach yourself: Where do you look? You can do a Google search to find a coach. Then do a bit more digging. Coaching doesn’t require specific licensing or qualifications, but there are resources and certifications that the right coach might possess to build

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