Archive for June 2018

#HRBookClub Bombed This Month

HR Book Club June You Are a Badass Jen Sincero

Apologies for the intermittent posting on #HRBookClub, but I totally wasn’t feeling the June selection. I don’t believe in the prosperity gospel, and the book used religion in a way that left me feeling uncomfortable. The book felt like a recycled version of Oprah’s messaging with a splash of “The Secret,” which is a rehash…

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HR Books Review: ‘The Big Book of HR’

Anyone who works with people in today’s challenging world knows that it doesn’t get easier, just more complicated. So, because I’m committed to our thriving HR community, I have a book for you. “The Big Book of HR” by Barbara Mitchell and Cornelia Gamlem is filled with the most current information on topics ranging from…

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You Need to Read Mike Carden’s New Book

Mike Carden just wrote a book that you should read, and I’m not just saying that because he’s my friend. The book is called, “On a Teleconference No One Knows You’re a Dog: 45 Marketing Hacks for Startups.” I know you work in human resources, not marketing, but the tips on communicating and selling ideas…

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June #HRBookClub Selection: ‘You Are a Badass’

HR Book Club June You Are a Badass Jen Sincero

The June #HRBookClub selection is “You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life” by Jen Sincero. I picked this book for selfish reasons. While it’s true that I have an interesting career in the human resources community, I don’t always feel like a badass. Who does? It’s…

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