HRD Advisory Group Podcasts

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016: Laying the Groundwork for Your Future | Melissa Davis

You never know where your path is going to lead. That’s one of the key themes from this Being [at Work] episode with Melissa Davis.

Melissa is the President of BSA LifeStructures, a design firm that creates inspired solutions to improve lives, and she’s incredibly passionate about the impact BSA has on so many people. 

She believes if you do work that you love and be the best that you can be, everything else will fall into place and align. 

You’ll want to hear Melissa’s story, and why she stresses to never be afraid of doing what works for YOU and your journey. Listen in.

015: Equipping Early-Career HR Leaders | Next Gen Talent 

Host Andrea Butcher understands that leadership is hard in today’s complex, dynamic work environment. 

On this episode of Being [at Work], she’s discussing Next Gen Talent, an initiative to equip early-career human resources leaders to best serve their organizations through the development of key business skills.

The group was created to fill the gap in the development of business skills for HR leaders, and four leaders from this group join Andrea in today’s episode. 

Listen in as Next Gen Talent’s Kathleen Armbruster, Kiley Schmitz, Lauren Parke, and Kim Spivey explain why they’re passionate about disrupting the shift when it comes to HR. 

014: Making Decisions That Are Right for You | Lisa Price

Lisa Price is the Executive VP of Human Resources at KAR Global, a company that provides support, technology, and logistics for the used vehicle industry. 

As an attorney and leader of the HR talent function for KAR, Lisa is responsible for identifying and implementing best practices that enable all human resources teams to act as strategic partners to the company, and efficiently and effectively serve the needs of employees.

In this episode, Lisa explains the importance of staying true to your authentic self, recognizing your strengths and the support you surround yourself with. You’ll hear how these key themes show up in her career-defining moments.

Do your people know you have their back? Are you putting them in a position to win every day? Listen in to Lisa’s advice. 

013: Success with Less: Making More Time for You | Karen Mangia

Karen Mangia is Vice President, Customer & Market Insights at Salesforce, author of Success with Less, and TEDx speaker, and she knows what it’s like to lead a life with a full calendar. 

As a recovering activity addict and overachiever, it was challenging for Karen to say ‘no.’ Soon, she wasn’t feeling like herself. She finally reached a point where she realized she was ignoring the signs that she needed to slow down and focus on her needs. Sound familiar? 

In this episode, Karen discusses how she has learned to live in the messy through the words ‘yes, never, and release.’ As she started being intentional about taking care of herself, she realized she could better serve others. 

Listen in to hear Karen’s practical strategies when it comes to creating more room for YOU in the midst of a full calendar. 

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