WorkHuman Live Stream Coming w/ Trevor Noah

If you like learning and development opportunities, staying in your pajamas and The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah – I’ve got something for you… I love sharing great learning opportunities with the TA/HR/Leadership community. Especially FREE ones. I’ve been a Workhuman/ Workhuman Conference advocate for years . Why? Because they have cracked the modern workplace “secret”Continue reading WorkHuman Live Stream Coming w/ Trevor Noah

THE HR FAMOUS PODCAST: E8 Video Work Meetings: Winning On ZOOM w guest, Dawn Burke

You’re life has been taken over by Zoom. And I LOVE it! I’ve been using Zoom for years, and although I hate the circumstances we are under, I love that a whole lot of you have been pushed into the fantastic world of video conferencing. There are many video conferencing platforms, but since Zoom isContinue reading THE HR FAMOUS PODCAST: E8 Video Work Meetings: Winning On ZOOM w guest, Dawn Burke

THE HR FAMOUS PODCAST: E7 – COVID-19 + WORK FROM HOME (WFH) ADVICE WITH DAWN BURKE

Hello All! Can’t think of a better way to get things re-rolling with the DBHR blog than to share a great podcast you NEED to follow. I had the great pleasure of co-hosting a few episodes with my palls (see below), that share some tips on how we all made transitions to working from home.Continue reading THE HR FAMOUS PODCAST: E7 – COVID-19 + WORK FROM HOME (WFH) ADVICE WITH DAWN BURKE

Cultures of Appreciation Require Training The “Giver”

At the Workhuman Conference, SVP, Derek Irvine shared an incredible stat. When asked “what is the one thing you would change in your organization’s culture,” data from their recognition software stated: Foster A Culture of Appreciation. Of course, it is. Cynics may say, well the data is from participants using a recognition software. Although atContinue reading Cultures of Appreciation Require Training The “Giver”

Best way to celebrate International Women’s Day, Quit Saying Your Sorry

I am a woman. I’ve navigated a successful HR career. I’ve lead HR Boards. I’ve helped create award-winning workplaces. I’ve spoken internationally on HR/Leadership topics. And, I still have the habit of saying sorry when it’s not warranted. It’s almost a form of verbal garbage, just like saying “um” or “like”. And it doesn’t helpContinue reading Best way to celebrate International Women’s Day, Quit Saying Your Sorry

Did You Forget Employee Appreciation Day?! How to Make Thanks A Ritual

Every first Friday in March is the unofficially observed employee appreciation day. You forgot, didn’t you. I’ve got a secret to share. If you make “thanks” a part of your…I don’t know… everyday leadership practice, it is ok if you accidentally forgot this first Friday. I can’t lie. There have been several times I’ve probablyContinue reading Did You Forget Employee Appreciation Day?! How to Make Thanks A Ritual

Join Me For Webinar> Learning & Development “Selfies”:Self-Driven Career Development

Are you a small HR team, bootstrapping your development programs? Are you a team with few training resources and no time? Are you having trouble connecting learning objectives to your overwhelmed employees? Then it’s time for you to let go of some aspects of training and allow your employees to self-drive their career development. I’veContinue reading Join Me For Webinar> Learning & Development “Selfies”:Self-Driven Career Development

Dawn’s HR Best-Bet> Register For #Workhuman!

Yep, it’s time again for one of my favorite HR Leadership conferences of the year > Workhuman by Globoforce! This year’s event is March 18-21 in one of my favorite cities…Nashville, TN. Seriously, this is an awesome place for a truly awesome event. This is the only HR event solely dedicated to the most importantContinue reading Dawn’s HR Best-Bet> Register For #Workhuman!

Oscar Time! Which Best Pic Looks Like Your Career Page?

It’s OSCAR time.  Me and the gang at Three Ears Media (I’m looking at you Katrina) love a great movie! I mean, have you seen The Wife yet? omg. On that note, we also love a great career website. To honor Oscar season, I did a mashup of Best Picture nominees with the types ofContinue reading Oscar Time! Which Best Pic Looks Like Your Career Page?

New Jobs & The Beginner’s Mindset

Approximately a month ago I officially joined Three Ears Media with my partner in crime Katrina Kibben. We are a workplace solutions company focused on helping HR teams become self-sufficient recruitment marketers, understand their corporate culture and up their overall candidate experiences. We create hiring cultures that connect with candiates. It’s been a ride. AContinue reading New Jobs & The Beginner’s Mindset