January 31, 2011

Know the Business

Having fallen into Human Resources by accident from several other departments, I am often confused by how many of my HR colleagues approach partnering with their leaders. Typically I see HR business partners just show up; provide relevant HR updates, deliverables, deadlines; answer a few questions; and then leave -…
January 16, 2011

Who Does HR Serve?

Being someone whose Human Resources career was an accident - in other words, I came from the "other side of the fence," the business, I have constantly struggled with who HR truly serves. My personal approach has been to provide extraordinary HR service to my clients - I serve the…