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The HR Social Hour Half Hour Podcast

HR pros Jon Thurmond and Wendy Dailey talk to other practitioners about connecting, giving back, and building your network. Join us each week for the podcast and the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

We're joined by Katrina Kibben, CEO and Founder of Three Ears Media.  We talk about recruiting high volume positions, what most employers need to improve on in their recruiting efforts, and how Katrina named her company. 

Katrina's recommendations:

http://laurieruettimann.com/

https://twitter.com/SourceCon

https://mikekim.com/

How to reach Katrina:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/katrinakibben/

https://twitter.com/KatrinaKibben

https://www.threeearsmedia.com/

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

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It’s easier to tell a story with pictures and video, which is exactly what Elena Valentine is doing with her own organization, SkillScout, to help other businesses tell their story through video to attract and retain employees. Wendy and Anne talk to Elena about her efforts to create a diverse staff and “drink her own champagne.”
 
Elena’s recommendations:
 
 
You can find Elena online:
 
 
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We're joined by Josh Rock, Recruiter & Sourcing Strategist for Fairview Health in St. Cloud, MN. This is our very special hockey episode where Josh talks #HRPuckheads, recruiting challenges for a non-profit organization, and more hockey.

Josh's recommendation:

HR on Purpose by Steve Browne

How to reach Josh:

https://twitter.com/JRock96

https://www.linkedin.com/in/joshrock/

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

 

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We're joined by Jillian Caswell, an HR and recruiting pro in Anchorage, AK.  She tells us about the challenges recruiting in Alaska (the "talent puddle" as Jillian calls it), working with her local SHRM chapter, and Jillian shares her love of podcasts.

Jillian's recommendations:

https://hrjazzy.blog/ 

https://www.askamanager.org/

How to reach Jillian:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/jilliancaswell/

https://twitter.com/JillianACaswell

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

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We're joined by Joey Price, CEO of Jumpstart HR and host of the "Business, Life, and Coffee" podcast. We talk about the challenges Joey sees with his client base, offers advice to podcasters getting started, and talks Snarky Puppy which freaks Jon out.

Joey's recommendations:

https://twitter.com/CzarinaofHR (Janine Truitt)

https://twitter.com/MikeHaberman

https://twitter.com/Lars

How to reach Joey:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/joeyvprice/

https://twitter.com/joeyvpriceHR

http://jumpstart-hr.com/

https://www.businesslifeandcoffee.com/

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

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We're joined by Jeff Palkowski, a public sector HR Specialist in Madison, WI.  We talk about the differences in working in the private and public sector, Jeff's participation in SHRM advocacy, free range dogs, and how he came up with HR Sushi Bar.  Jon also says farewell to one of his favorite non HR podcasts.

Jeff's recommendations (other than Steve Browne):

https://twitter.com/LouisLessig

http://www.advocacy.shrm.org/home?0

https://twitter.com/LouA

How to reach Jeff:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeffpalkowski/

https://twitter.com/JeffPally

https://hrsushibar.wordpress.com/

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

 

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In this special one on one interview, Jon talks to Sara Potecha, author of "West Point Woman: How Character is Created and Leadership is Learned. Jon and Sara worked together and you'll see why Jon is such a big fan. Sara talks about her experience as one of the first female cadets as the US Military Academy, leadership lessons learned there, and how she applied those skills when entering the civilian workforce. She also shares tips for employers about hiring veterans and how to go about writing your first book.

"West Point Woman" is now available for purchase and a portion of all book sales will be donated to veterans' charities:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/1948238063

How to reach Sara:

http://www.sarapotecha.com/

 

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We're joined by Lorena Pabón, an HR Coordinator in the greater Orlando, FL area.  We talk about how she decided to pursue degrees in HR, the biggest surprise she's found as a practitioner, and about the time she told her one of her favorite musicians how much she loved him.

Lorena's recommendations:

http://www.evilhrlady.org/ (Suzanne Lucas)

https://www.bloglovin.com/

How to reach Lorena:

https://twitter.com/lpabonhr

https://www.linkedin.com/in/lorenapabon/

https://thefutureofhr.wordpress.com/

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

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In the 2nd episode of HRWonderWomen, Wendy & Anne talk with Sarah Morgan, also known as the Buzz on HR. We talk about how white women and HR can be allies to WOC and Sarah's annual blogging challenge: #BlackBlogsMatter (check out the hashtag on Twitter for last year's challenge and watch for 2019).

 
Sarah's podcast recommendations:
 
 
Find Sarah Morgan on most social media sites as BuzzonHR.
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We're joined by Sarah Noll Wilson, an Executive Coach, Speaker, and Learning & Development professor from Des Moines, IA. Jon tries very hard not to fanboy out through the episode (he's a big fan). We talk about how Sarah's theater background helped prepare her for business, how to be a great manager, and she and Wendy bond over Bob's Burger's. It's super fun and we know you'll be a fan of Sarah's after listening, too.

Sarah's recommendations:

https://twitter.com/tashaeurich

https://twitter.com/CreatingWE

https://twitter.com/criswildermuth

How to reach Sarah:

http://sarahnollwilson.com/

Be sure to join us the 4th Sunday of each month at 7 PM Eastern for the #HRSocialHour chat on Twitter!

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