Human Resources has immense power to affect an organization's bottom line and its culture, but HR often gets a bad rap. Witty and full of straight talk, The Way of the HR Warrior is a guide for HR professionals who care deeply about influencing business strategy, especially in the changing corporate landscape. Using instructive and inspiring stories and assessment tools drawn from company frontlines, experienced HR professionals Ohlrich and Frede demonstrate how you can use their CHARGE framework to develop the core skills needed to become an HR Warrior. An HR Warrior is Courageous, Humble, Accurate, Resilient, Goal-oriented, and Exemplary. Join in and lead the CHARGE toward an HR revolution! Find out more at warriorsofhr.com.
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About the Author
Monica Frede has served as an HR Strategic Consultant and HR Manager at several Fortune 1000 companies, including ManpowerGroup and Quad/Graphics. Keri Ohlrich is the CEO of Abbracci Group, she worked in leadership positions at EcoSense Lighting, Quad/Graphics, ManpowerGroup, Exxceed, and others, and she holds several degrees including a PhD in Human Development and Organizational Systems. The Way of the HR Warrior is their first book.
Table of Contents
1: What’s an HR Warrior and why you want to be one
2: Assessment Tools for yourself and your workplace
3: Be Courageous
4: Be Humble
5: Be Accurate
6: Be Resilient
7: Be Goal-Oriented
8: Be Exemplary
9: Implementing advice and overcoming resistance
What People are Saying About This
“Thoughtful guidance for the HR professional—well written, practical, and useful.” Dave Ulrich Rensis Likert Professor, School of Business, University of Michigan Partner, The RBL Group
“If you’re considering or have already established a career in the field of HR, this is a must-read.” Beverly Kaye Founder, Career Systems International Co-author of Love ‘Em or Lose ‘Em: Getting Good People to Stay
“A great framework for what matters to the HR profession.” Kevin Pennington Former CHRO, Fiserv
“This is the book that will improve your company performance.” Katrina S. Rogers, PhD President, Fielding Graduate University
“An excellent resource that will motivate you to transform not only your career but your entire organization.” Kevin Oakes CEO of i4CP
A guide for HR professionals who really care to demonstrate the true power of the HR department to influence business strategy and the bottom line, especially in the changing landscape of business with a multi-generational and global workforce, the gig economy, the knowledge economy, the rise of conscious consumerism, and increasing regulations. The list of challenges is long, but a common thread impacting the success every business has is its human capital. When management empowers their HR department and the HR professionals step up and master the fundamental competencies of their position (as enumerated by the acronym CHARGE), those who work up close and personal with people in the office can take up their rightful role as an HR Warrior! To CHARGE ahead and transform your organization, department, and career is the Way of the HR Warrior.