HR Storytellers

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Yvonne Cowser Yancy, CHRO at Understood, talks about the ways the Americans with Disabilities Act has revolutionized the workplace.


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July 27, 2020


Alexander C. Pullen, HR manager at GWU and a member of SHRM's Young Professional Advisory Council, reflects on the coping mechanisms he has discovered amid recent racial tensions, including practicing self-care and finding ways to impact society for good.



June 26, 2020


Carol McDaniel discusses how having those difficult conversations with employees is good for HR.



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May 14, 2020


Tracie Sponenberg, Chief People Officer for the Granite Group, shares how her HR team and senior leaders are communicating continually, and with transparency, through the COVID-19 crisis.


April 23, 2020


Steve Browne, SHRM-SCP, vice president of HR at LaRosa's Inc., and member of the SHRM board of directors, talks about the value of staying connected while we are social distancing.


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April 3, 2020


Kris Dunn explains why HR professionals should learn the value of saying "yes" more often.


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March 27, 2020


Parker McKenna discusses how to give HR a voice in the company's overall strategic plan.


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March 13, 2020

Gina Edwards describes how rewarding it is to make a difference in the lives and futures of employees by working in HR.



March 6, 2020


Teresa Vaughn tells the story of a truck driver whose life she unexpectedly changed for the better. 


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January 14, 2020

Nicole Leary discusses how she began her career journey in the medical field but ultimately found joy in the HR profession, which gave her the opportunity to help people find their paths.

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December 16, 2019


CaMesha Reece discusses how if you really want something for your career, you have to do the work.



December 3, 2019


Washington, D.C., SHRM chapter president Nicole Belyna, SHRM-SCP, explains the value of providing career opportunities to a wide range of candidates and taking a non-traditional HR career path.







November 27, 2019

Author Cy Wakeman explains how HR can work to connect with difficult, but talented, employees.






November 4, 2019


Steve Gilliland wants leaders to ask themselves one simple question: "Are people following you because they want to, or because they have to?"


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September 16, 2019


Delia Ortiz explains what it's like to find talent that automated systems might overlook and what it means to give those people a chance at success.


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September 4, 2019


Marc Howze from John Deere examines the impact you can make by working in Human Resources.


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August 28, 2019


Global professional Leo Moncada explains why every HR job these days involves a multicultural workforce.

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August 20, 2019


Delia Ortiz explains what it's like to find talent that automated systems might overlook and what it means to give those people a chance at success.


August 13, 2019

Janet Garber tells her harrowing story about a terminated employee and his bag of knives.



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August 6, 2019



SHRM's Jon Decoteau explains how HR can have a profound impact on the trajectory of people's lives.




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July 29, 2019