“Wait til @jkjhr sees us, he loves us!” – #ILSHRM18

Many of us like to point to our vast social networks and talk about the friendships we have either made or deepened that are directly attributable to hanging out on social media. I, for one, can point to the early days on #HRtwitter as instrumental in bringing lots of people into my life; folks

The State of Employee Benefits – #SHRM17

In conjunction with the SHRM 2017 Annual Conference and Exposition, SHRM released their 2017 Employee Benefits report (you can download the report here).  There's lots of interesting information and data; one key finding is that organizations that added to their benefits offerings were most likely to do so in the wellness and health-related benefits

A Salute to the Volunteers – #SHRM17

The big show, SHRM's Annual Conference and Exposition (SHRM17), officially kicks off tomorrow here in New Orleans; my Facebook and Twitter feeds are filled with innumerable refrains of I'm on my way and I've arrived; here's a picture of me at Cafe du Monde/eating a po'boy/drinking a hurricane!  and OMG it's humid here! (Welcome to south

Who Loves Ya Baby! #nextchat

Do YOU love HR? I do. Well...maybe it's more that I like HR. Perhaps it's that I have a REALLY strong attraction for HR? Something. I dunno. But look...if I didn't like love 'have a really strong attraction' for human resources there's no way I could have done this gig as long as I have. I would have hung it up