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HRchat Podcast - Interviews with HR, Talent and Tech Experts

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Listen to the HRchat podcast from The HR Gazette (https://hr-gazette.com) to get insights, strategies, and anecdotes to help you get more from the world of work. Show topics covered include HR Tech, Leadership, Talent, Recruitment, Employee Engagement, Recognition and Company Culture. Hosted by Bill Banham and other HR enthusiasts, the HRchat show publishes interviews with influencers, leaders, analysts, and those in the HR trenches. New episodes are published 1-2 times each week and shows are typically 15 to 30 minutes. Past guests are from organizations including ADP, SAP, Ceridian, IBM, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Simon Sinek Inc, NASA, SHRM, Government of Canada, Hacking HR, Ultimate Software, McLean & Company, InnovateWork, Shopify, Culture Summit, DisruptHR, Talent Board, Gallagher Benefit Services Group, Virgin Pulse, WorkTango, Small Improvements, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Coca-Cola Beverages Company. Podcast Music Credit"Funky One"Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hrchat

Listen to the HRchat podcast from The HR Gazette (https://hr-gazette.com) to get insights, strategies, and anecdotes to help you get more from the world of work. Show topics covered include HR Tech, Leadership, Talent, Recruitment, Employee Engagement, Recognition and Company Culture. Hosted by Bill Banham and other HR enthusiasts, the HRchat show publishes interviews with influencers, leaders, analysts, and those in the HR trenches. New episodes are published 1-2 times each week and shows are typically 15 to 30 minutes. Past guests are from organizations including ADP, SAP, Ceridian, IBM, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Simon Sinek Inc, NASA, SHRM, Government of Canada, Hacking HR, Ultimate Software, McLean & Company, InnovateWork, Shopify, Culture Summit, DisruptHR, Talent Board, Gallagher Benefit Services Group, Virgin Pulse, WorkTango, Small Improvements, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Coca-Cola Beverages Company. Podcast Music Credit"Funky One"Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hrchat

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Listen to the HRchat podcast from The HR Gazette (https://hr-gazette.com) to get insights, strategies, and anecdotes to help you get more from the world of work. Show topics covered include HR Tech, Leadership, Talent, Recruitment, Employee Engagement, Recognition and Company Culture. Hosted by Bill Banham and other HR enthusiasts, the HRchat show publishes interviews with influencers, leaders, analysts, and those in the HR trenches. New episodes are published 1-2 times each week and shows are typically 15 to 30 minutes. Past guests are from organizations including ADP, SAP, Ceridian, IBM, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Simon Sinek Inc, NASA, SHRM, Government of Canada, Hacking HR, Ultimate Software, McLean & Company, InnovateWork, Shopify, Culture Summit, DisruptHR, Talent Board, Gallagher Benefit Services Group, Virgin Pulse, WorkTango, Small Improvements, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Coca-Cola Beverages Company. Podcast Music Credit"Funky One"Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hrchat

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English


Episodes

#278: Data Security and Ways HR Can Mitigate Risks w/ Wesley Mullins, deepwatch

4/9/2021
Data integration and the future of the cloud is a critical cybersecurity conversation HR and leaders need to have. According to Gartner, by 2024, 30% of digital businesses will mandate DNA storage trials, addressing the exponential growth of data poised to overwhelm existing storage technology. People are collecting exponential amounts of data, significantly more than ever collected before. With an increase in security perimeters transitioning to a borderless enterprise model, the security...

Duration:00:21:22

#277: How the Pandemic Forced HR Tech Vendors to Adapt w/ Ray Wang, Constellation Research

4/8/2021
In HRchat episode 277, we consider a software insider’s point of view on how to get from concept to commercialization. Listen too, as we consider how has the pandemic has forced tech vendors, vying to get business with enterprise-level clients, to adapt. Bill's guest this time is Ray Wang, Principal Analyst & Founder at Constellation Research. Ray is a keynote speaker, research analyst, futurist, and industry commentator. Ray has appeared in media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal,...

Duration:00:14:50

#276: Giving Employees Access to Critical Workplace Learning w/ Alexandra Connell, Pluma

4/6/2021
Businesses can’t afford to put capability building on hold during the pandemic. Whether the effort is reskilling at the business-unit level or a company-wide aspirational transformation, companies can’t just hit the pause button on critical workplace learning. Digital and virtual learning programs were already on the rise before COVID-19 struck, and, as a result of Covid restrictions, we've seen a big jump in the adoption of e-learning programs. Beyond tactical steps, there are strategic...

Duration:00:25:12

#275: How to Have More Fun at Work w/ Gary Ware, Breakthrough Play

4/1/2021
In this lighthearted HRchat episode, we embrace the essence of April Fool's Day by having some fun and talking about the power of play in the workplace. Our guest is Gary Ware, TEDx Speaker, Facilitator, Coach, and Founder at Breakthrough Play. Gary Ware is a self-proclaimed creativity catalyst helping people reach their potential using the power of play. A sought-after facilitator, TEDx speaker, and Founder of Breakthrough Play, Gary combines his passion for improv theatre with over a...

Duration:00:21:32

#274: Leading with Love w/ Laila Tarraf, Allbirds

3/30/2021
In HRchat 274, we talk about learning leadership lessons through adversity and how to tap into your “firm yet kind” side. Bill's guest this time is Laila Tarraf, Chief People Officer at Allbirds, a global footwear and apparel brand on a mission to show the fashion industry why it needs to focus less on flash and more on thoughtfulness. In addition to being CPO at AllBirds, Leila is a trusted advisor to entrepreneurs and investors, a regular guest lecturer at Berkeley Law School, and most...

Duration:00:27:35

#273: What You Need to Know About Job Descriptions and the Pandemic w/ Don Berman, JDXpert

3/26/2021
The pandemic has forced most of us to work differently. HR leaders and hiring managers had to pivot and adjust to the new norms and, as part of that, switch up how they design job descriptions to reflect the changes in working conditions, essential functions, physical demands, and the expectations of candidates. In this HRchat, we hear from Don Berman, Co-Founder and VP of Sales, Marketing, and Partners at JDXpert, the web-based solution that allows users to bring structure and efficiencies...

Duration:00:20:59

#272: Preventing Failure at the Top w/ Gordon Tredgold, Leadership Principles LLC

3/25/2021
In this HRchat episode, we consider what it takes to instill key agile processes in large organizations and the key components of a strategy that prevents failure at the top. Bill Banham's guest is Gordon Tredgold, CEO & Managing Consultant at Leadership Principles LLC, a firm that consults on Organizational Design, Leadership Development, software tool selection, Offshoring, and Outsourcing of IT Services. Gordon is a business and IT transformation expert who has successfully delivered...

Duration:00:17:26

#271: Changing Workplace Culture and Getting Economic Returns w/ Kelly Cooper, Centre for Social Intelligence

3/23/2021
Most of us are trying to ensure our organizations are as inclusive and equitable as humanly possible. But do you worry that by implementing a D&I strategy you could fail and that will reflect poorly on your leadership? Are you struggling to figure out how to create financial gains from diversity and inclusion initiatives (D&I)? Are you looking for ways to create a sense of belonging and avoid any harassment issues at your workplace? In this HRchat, we'll focus on how leaders can drive a...

Duration:00:25:52

#270: Gig Workers and the Future of Company Culture w/ Jacob Morgan

3/19/2021
In this HRchat episode, we consider what company culture means when increasing numbers of our workforce are made up of gig workers. Listen and also learn how the concepts of employee engagement and employee experience have altered as a result of the pandemic and the rise of remote working. Bill Banham's guest is Jacob Morgan, Keynote & TED Speaker, Futurist, Host of The Future of Work Podcast, and Co-Host of the new Be Your Own Boss (BYOB) Podcast. Jacob is a 4 times best-selling author,...

Duration:00:29:58

#269: Pro Sports Leadership Lessons w/ Rob Bromage, intelliHR

3/18/2021
As businesses continue to adjust to the new normal, intelliHR is looking at how the relationship between coaches and high-performing athletes can be applied to business. In this HRchat we'll consider the science of high performance and how lessons from pro sports can help leaders, HR, and employees to excel. Bill's guest this time is Rob Bromage, Founder & CEO of intelliHR, a global, cloud-based people management platform that allows organizations to maintain a real-time handle on...

Duration:00:27:28

#268: Making the Digital Employee Experience More Personal w/ Ivan Harding, Applaud

3/16/2021
In this HRchat, we talk about the importance of personalization in the digital employee experience. Bill's guest is Ivan Harding, CEO, and Co-founder at Applaud, a firm on a mission to help businesses of all types and sizes have the luxury of easy-to-use, consumer-grade technology in their workplaces. Listen and discover: What impact does offering personalized digital employee experiences have on the workforce?What are the new ways that the HR function is being augmented by tech? What does...

Duration:00:28:26

#267: Leadership Lessons From the Prison System w/ Neil Lavis, HMPPS

3/12/2021
Most of the leaders we interview on this show are from corporate environments. Our guest in episode 267, however, learned how to be a leader in a much tougher career - the prison system. Neil Lavis has worked as a senior leader within the prison system since 1998 both in the UK and the Caribbean. He has managed diverse and sometimes difficult teams to achieve excellence. Roles have included Cayman Islands Director Of Prisons at the Ministry of Home Affairs and Governor at Her Majesty's...

Duration:00:19:05

#266: Employer Branding and the State of the Labor Market w/ Craig Fisher, TalentNet Media

3/11/2021
The pandemic, to put it mildly, shook up the labor market. Millions of people are now moving into new roles and 10,000s of firms are in search of talent. In this HRchat episode, we consider the latest tools and trends for job seekers and those responsible for talent sourcing, attraction, and connection. We also consider what to look for in an employer and how to make the right decisions to further your career. Bill Banham's guest this time is Craig Fisher, Founder, Employer Brand and HR...

Duration:00:24:38

#265: Supporting Colleagues During the Mental Health Crisis w/ Dr. Monika Roots, Sanvello Health

3/9/2021
12 months into the pandemic, many employees have 'hit the pandemic wall', and burned-out workers have said stress is costing them work time. With so many more workers increasingly feeling the strain of pandemic stress, isolation, and uncertainty we need better tech and tools to help workers get out the other side of a very difficult period. Bill's guest in HRchat episode 265 is Dr. Monika Roots, Chief Medical Officer at Sanvello Health, a leading digital mental health care provider of...

Duration:00:22:46

#264: How to Get Buy-In For Group Benefits Plans w/ Roger Thorpe, Thorpe Benefits

3/5/2021
In this special episode, we preview the online 2021 Benefits and Wellness Superhero Symposium produced by Thorpe Benefits and The HR Gazette happening April 7th and 8th. Bill's guest is Roger Thorpe, Founder at Thorpe Benefits. The symposium is designed to develop the skills HR needs to get proper leadership buy-in on group benefits plans. Over two days attendees will hear from guest experts in panels and join in with lively debate. Register here:...

Duration:00:15:58

#263: How to Move Out of the 'HR Trenches' and into Consulting w/ Ben Eubanks, We're Only Human Podcast

3/4/2021
In this HRchat, we'll consider the why and how of moving out of the HR trenches and into a consulting role. We'll also talk about ways AI will continue to change the HR function over the coming years. Bill's guest this time is Ben Eubanks an HR analyst, author, fellow podcaster, Chief Research Officer at Lighthouse Research & Advisory, and most recently, Founder of the HR Tech Awards. Ben operates as a human capital management industry analyst - helping companies and vendors with strategy,...

Duration:00:18:04

#262: Tech to Help Leverage Gig Workers w/ Nicholas Schroder, ProCollective

3/2/2021
There is a paradigm shift in the way work, "works”, as organizations are choosing to collaborate more with the growing global freelance labor market. Our guest this time is Nicholas Schroder, CEO & Co-Founder of ProCollective. He has worked across different industries, ranging from big Pharma to Advertising, but after completing his Master’s at Copenhagen Business School, he focused his efforts on digital solutions for the future of work. At the start of 2020, the vision of building the...

Duration:00:27:14

#261: How the Pandemic Changed HR Forever w/ Suzanne Lucas, Evil HR Lady

2/25/2021
While many of us don't necessarily believe that work will ever quite be the same again, we're at a stage where vaccines are being rolled out in many places en masse and, hopefully, sometime soon, the majority of desk-based employees will be able to return to the office. In this HRchat episode, we'll talk about how the pandemic has impacted company culture, operating models, and what areas of the HR department are changed forever. Bill Banham's guest this time is Suzanne Lucas, AKA the Evil...

Duration:00:26:47

#260: How HR Pros Can Build Teams Quickly and at Scale w/ Hessie Coleman, SEDNA Systems

2/23/2021
In this HRchat episode, we consider tactics and tools to help leaders and HR pros build teams quickly while scaling company culture in sustainable ways. Bill Banham's guest this time is Hessie Coleman, Vice President of People at SEDNA Systems, a global firm used in 80 countries offering communication software that brings all conversations, data, and documentation together in one focused, accessible place. Hessie's focus, she says, is "building a world-class team and making sure working at...

Duration:00:24:57

#259: Leadership Lessons From Sports Science w/ Rob Bromage and Glenn Donaldson from intelliHR

2/22/2021
In this special HRchat, we talk about how businesses can apply learnings from sports and science to improve performance and look ahead to the intelliHR Performance Summit happening Feb 24th. The summit, supported by The HR Gazette, is a free virtual event for HR professionals and business leaders who want to empower their teams to reach maximum potential. Bill's guests are Rob Bromage and Glenn Donaldson from intelliHR, a global, cloud-based people management platform that helps...

Duration:00:12:24