Values and Culture

Define, build and sustain values and a workplace culture that attract, retain and engage employees

Values are defined as your organization’s beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors and the collective output of these culminate in your culture. A well-defined and executed organizational culture is a key building block of the workforce experience. It results in better talent attraction, higher retention, and engagement. Understand how to define, build, and sustain values and culture.

Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) Certification

Build credibility as an HR leader that influences, impacts and advances your business.

The most effective HR professionals today possess an entirely new set of competencies, HCI’s course builds the financial acumen and consulting skills necessary for you to have a meaningful impact on the future of the business.

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Unplug Your Ears and Listen

January 25, 2013 | Harvard Business Review

There's a wonderful scene in The Odyssey when Odysseus prepares himself to steer his ship and his men past the treacherous Sirens, creatures who sing a seductive song that can lead a person astray. It's a great moment in literature ...

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Leading Away from Comfort

January 24, 2013 | Bill Treasurer | HCI

It may surprise you that your job as a leader is to make people uncomfortable. Why? Because people learn, develop, and progress in a zone of discomfort, not comfort. It is in the pursuit of challenges that are hard, scary, and uncomfortable that people discover their worth, and convert potential into actual skills.

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Advice For Talent Development

Professor Clendenin focuses on the idea that in today's fast changing business world, it is critical that when it comes to talent, we need to "take what we get and make it what you want."  It is the responsibility of ...

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BlogNew Vision of Grey

2013: Seeing Grey in a Whole New Light

January 16, 2013 | Kara Schott | HCI

I took an interest in politics at a very young age. I proudly declared to my entire 6th grade class that I would in fact be the first woman President. (I also had an active imagination). Before that, in 5th grade, I can clearly remember the disappointment and sadness I felt when we learned about the Electoral College. It was like a bomb had just been dropped on my happy, childhood perspective on the US election system. “You mean, our votes really don’t mean anything?” I asked, absolutely horrified.

BlogRough Waters Ahead

Rough Waters Ahead

January 16, 2013 | Aubrey Wiete | HCI

I’ve recently determined that working is kind of like hanging out in an ocean (bear with me here). It’s got its perks, no doubt – when the weather is nice, the sun is shining, and you want nothing more than to frolic around in saltwater sprays and waves, chilling with your coworkers, living the life. And then, on occasion, Mr. Sun hides himself behind clouds, the temperature drops, and the friendly waves become a lot faster and a lot more sinister. Suddenly, you’ve got to move.

Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) Certification

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The conversation about HR having “a seat at the table” is over. Human Resources is a critical business function, and a true HR Business Partner who serves as a skilled business advisor and leader is critical to ensuring success. Equip yourself with the skills you need to advance your business.

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Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) Certification

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Build the financial acumen and consulting skills you need to influence and impact.

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