Category: Human Resources

Supporting and Empowering Leaders and Teams to Increase their Effectiveness – Meet Heidi Werther

HR professionals help everyone…but who helps the HR professional?Heidi Werther, is an Executive Coach and Consultant who leverages her passion, success, and focus on communication, to support and empower leaders and teams to increase their effectiveness and drive optimal business results. Heidi has led various functions including marketing, sales and business development, the business end of a non-profit, and most recently was Vice President of Human Resources for a large non-profit. Her focus as a coach and consultant is working with individuals and organizations in various capacities including:o Coaching in one-on-one engagements, o Team and Group Coaching o Workshop and retreat facilitationo And consulting on various focus areasYou can get in touch with Heidi via her website – www.HeidiWerther.com.The HR and Leadership Spotlight Show features Leaders – HR Professionals, Consultants, Coaches, Entrepreneurs, and Business Owners with a leadership message to share.If you would like to sponsor an episode on the HR and Leadership Spotlight Show or your organization need HR Help…go to the About link and message us directly or visit our website!

Supporting and Empowering Leaders, Teams, and HR Professionals – Meet Heidi Werther. Meet Heidi Werther

HR professionals help everyone…but who helps the HR professional?Heidi Werther, is an Executive Coach and Consultant who leverages her passion, success, and focus on communication, to support and empower leaders and teams to increase their effectiveness and drive optimal business results. Heidi has led various functions including marketing, sales and business development, the business end of a non-profit, and most recently was Vice President of Human Resources for a large non-profit. Her focus as a coach and consultant is working with individuals and organizations in various capacities including:o Coaching in one-on-one engagements, o Team and Group Coaching o Workshop and retreat facilitationo And consulting on various focus areasYou can get in touch with Heidi via her website – www.HeidiWerther.com.The HR and Leadership Spotlight Show features Leaders – HR Professionals, Consultants, Coaches, Entrepreneurs, and Business Owners with a leadership message to share.If you would like to sponsor an episode on the HR and Leadership Spotlight Show or your organization need HR Help…go to the About link and message us directly or visit our website!

“Are you wearing shorter skirts yet”? Stupid things bosses say that can lead your company to the Supreme Court

Kimberly Ellerth was 23, fresh out of college and recently married, when she landed a prized marketing job with Burlington Industries in its Chicago office. But eventually her dream job became unbearable, she said, after a boss began making sexual advances toward her.As we continue our HR Stories of Court Cases and Laws that made HR today we look at the second case in 1998 that the US Supreme Court saw in regard to sexual harassment. The case of Ellerth vs Burlington Industries continued the question in the Faragher case….whether a worker has a legitimate sexual harassment case if he or she neither submitted to the boss nor suffered any tangible detriment because they said no.Kimberly was a real person….but she became infamous when her last name was tagged in one of the most famous employment law cases of all time. Listen to this episode of HR Stories Podcast and find out why!Have an HR Story to tell? Want to contact John and Chuck? Email mystory@HRStoriesPodcast.com or visit www.HRStoriesPodcast.com.

“How to remove bias from the hiring process” with Jocelyn Thompson, SPHR

Jocelyn Thompson, SPHR, Principal & Chief Executive Officer at WorkVision Consulting discusses how to remove bias from the hiring process. We are excited to have our guest Jocelyn Thompson, SPHR, on today’s podcast. Are you still struggling with bias? We will discuss how to remove bias from the hiring process! […]