You Know You’re a Secretary If You… Plan the Holiday Party.

Jessica Lee HR, Jessica Lee

It’s time for a new series here on FOT: you know you’re a secretary if… Go ahead, go ahead. Get angry. I know that my pal, the HR Capitalist, had some folks {word of the day alert!} unfriend him with the claim that if you won’t/don’t recruit as an HR pro, you’re really just a secretary. Harsh? My feeling is… don’t …

The HR Profession – Chasing Two Rabbits.

Paul Hebert HR, Paul Hebert

I orbit HR.  What I mean by that is I don’t practice HR, I don’t work in an HR department, I am not responsible to an organization for talent management, satisfaction, engagement, recruiting or retention. I work WITH HR on all the issues mentioned though. Therefore, I consider myself orbiting HR.  Influenced by it, connected to it, responsible to it – but …