Category: Human Resources for Small Business

The Human Resources for Small Business podcast is the ultimate resource for HR professionals and small business owners. Join Xenium’s Brandon Laws as he chats with guests from all sides of the industry—digging up tips, tools and insights you can apply to your own small business. We’ll dig into a different HR-focused topic each episode—ranging from business strategy and leadership to HR policy, legal updates and more.

Mastering the Art of Communication – Insights from Jane Hanson

Effective communication extends beyond our words. In this episode of Transform Your Workplace, host Brandon Laws is joined by Jane Hanson, an Emmy award-winning television journalist and communication coach. The two unravel the secrets to good communication, from clarity and body language to the challenges of conveying your message via […]

The Road Ahead A Deep Dive in Vistage’s Q2 CEO Confidence Report

In this episode of Transform Your Workplace, host Brandon Laws explores the Q2 2023 CEO Confidence Index Report with Joe Galvin, Chief Research Officer at Vistage Worldwide. The report reveals insights into the economic sentiments of small and midsized business leaders. Before drafting your strategic plans and casting vision to […]

The Art of Agreement – Crafting Clarity & Success in Business Projects with Josh Durham

Don’t let vague promises, misunderstandings, or misplaced risks hinder the success of your business. Tune into the latest episode of Transform Your Workplace, where host Brandon Laws sits down with returning guest Josh Durham to take a deep dive into one core principle in the Foundational Five: “Agreements.” Get some […]

“The New Work Exchange: Elevating Your Employees in the Modern Workplace” with Scott Cawood

Tune into an eye-opening episode of Transform Your Workplace as host Brandon Laws sits down with Scott Cawood, the CEO of WorldatWork. Their discussion revolves around the recent and profound shift from a production-based to a consumption-based economy. Scott sheds light on the implications of this transition and what this […]

Ensuring Gender Equity in the Workplace with Kelsey Pytlik and Rachel Bauer

In a world where organizations are striving to implement diversity, equity, and inclusion practices, this episode of Transform Your Workplace explores why it’s essential for leaders to acknowledge and address disparities when it comes to gender. Guests Kelsey Pytlik and Rachel Bauer of Gild Collective shed light on the fact […]

Fostering Inclusion – Accommodating Neurodivergent Employees at Work with Sheila Ivlev

In this episode, occupational therapist Sheila Ivlev shares insights into supporting neurodivergent employees in the workplace. As companies bring workers back into the office, it’s important to understand the unique needs of neurodivergent individuals and foster an inclusive environment. Sheila provides practical tips for accommodations, communication strategies, using tech tools, […]

How to Use Generative AI Tools and Treat It Like an Assistant with Stephen Lytle

In this insightful episode, Brandon Laws dives into the capabilities and ethical considerations of using generative AI tools like ChatGPT in HR. Learn how to harness AI as a creative aid and productivity booster without compromising standards. Discover tips on prompt engineering, implementing guardrails, and maximizing benefits while minimizing risks. […]

The Inclusion-Engagement Equation with Katarina Polonska

Katarina Polonska, a transformational connection coach, discusses the misconceptions surrounding some of the top trending topics in the workplace: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. She explains how the language we use can either help or hinder this important conversation. Listen in to get fresh insights into the crucial relationship between effective […]

BONUS EPISODE: Annie and Lacey on Performance

Join Xenium guests Annie, Director of HR Services, and Lacey, Sr. Director of Client Success, in this week’s bonus episode all about employee performance. We discuss mentorship, top performers, and the ripple effect of low performers on your entire workforce.    A QUICK GLIMPSE INTO OUR PODCAST 🔊 Podcast: Transform Your Workplace, sponsored […]

A Fresh Approach to Employee Benefits with Melanie Langsett

In this episode of the Transform Your Workplace podcast, Melanie Langsett from Deloitte discusses the company’s innovative approach to employee well-being. Unlike traditional one-size-fits-all plans, Deloitte’s benefits are tailored to meet individual needs. Tune in and learn how Deloitte gets creative when it comes to benefit offerings and leave programs, […]