HR Summer School

I’m excited to announce an incredible event happening this summer – HR Summer School! Organized by Ben Eubanks, This event is a global, virtual HR summit that aims to be the largest in the world. It will be live-streamed June 1st through June 5th, and registration is FREE. Register here – Unlike most of the virtual contentContinue reading “HR Summer School”

Communication Is Still #1 Needed Skill

Years ago, I had the privilege of attending an IT conference in Pensacola with my spouse. At the time I wasn’t a presenter, but just a lowly HR generalist. I struck up a conversation with a young IT guy who was just starting out in management and we were casually conversing about our jobs. HeContinue reading “Communication Is Still #1 Needed Skill”

HRTact blog is back up and running!

I’m blowing the dust off this blog and back atcha with some HR wisdom and more! Let’s recap on what I’ve been up to:  I co-started a non-profit community activist organization.  In the wake of the 2016 election, I became connected to my local community and co-founded a non-profit advocacy organization that focuses on civicContinue reading “HRTact blog is back up and running!”

SQL Saturday (Baton Rouge) Saturday, August 1, 2015

If you are in the Baton Rouge area, come to SQL Saturday on Saturday, August 1st, 2015. Free event. Lots to learn.  I’ll be speaking about:Interview Tips for Hiring ManagersIf you are a Manager needing some interviewing education – this is your course! This session focuses on basic interviewing guidelines, including: preliminary interviews, types of testing,Continue reading “SQL Saturday (Baton Rouge) Saturday, August 1, 2015”

SQL Saturday #324 Saturday, August 2, 2014

If If you are in the Baton Rouge area, come to SQL Saturday tomorrow. Free event. Lots to learn. I’ll be speaking about “Interview Tips for Managers” (what you should and shouldn’t ask, etc.) If you’re in the tech field, you definitely need to be there, big event, tons of networking. Stop by and say hi.

HRTact Speaking at SQL Saturday in Baton Rouge (Aug 3, 2013)

If you are located in and around the Baton Rouge area and free on Saturday, August 3rd please come to the SQL Saturday Conference in Baton Rouge. SQL Saturday is a free 1-day training event for IT professionals that focus on providing a variety of high-quality technical sessions by local volunteers. For the career developmentContinue reading “HRTact Speaking at SQL Saturday in Baton Rouge (Aug 3, 2013)”

Interviewing The Buzz on HR (Sarah Williams)

As of today, we’re only a month away from Louisiana SHRM Conference! What better way to start getting the “buzz” out there than to interview a fellow HR colleague and speaker of the conference, our good friend “The Buzz on HR” or Sarah Williams. Sarah will be speaking on “How to Be an HR SuperContinue reading “Interviewing The Buzz on HR (Sarah Williams)”

Training is Like Unsubscribing

Training is a lot like unsubscribing… You know how you have those emails that pop up from places you previously purchased items online, or a online club you joined, or simply just spam.  And when it pops into your e-mail inbox – what do you do? Delete. A few days, maybe a week, or even a monthContinue reading “Training is Like Unsubscribing”