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    Topic: Leadership

    Top 10 HR and Management Reads for 2022 (and 3 Classics)
    By Bretton Chatham on May 27, 2022 | 15 min read time

    HR pros want to grow in their careers, and there’s no shortage of opportunities for professional development. But there’s nothing quite like an...

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    5 Ways to Improve HR's Reputation in Your Organization
    By Bretton Chatham on March 25, 2022 | 10 min read time

    Fair or not, your team has to confront negative HR stereotypes from pop culture whenever you engage employees. But you have the power to improve how...

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    Negative HR Stereotypes (and How to Change Them)
    By Bretton Chatham on March 25, 2022 | 6 min read time

    You don’t have to be liked by everyone in the office to be an effective HR pro. But you should be respected. That means you shouldn't accept negative...

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    Culture Guides: What They Are and Why You Need One
    By Bretton Chatham on February 24, 2022 | 11 min read time

    Your employee handbook probably isn’t working for you. While the idea behind them is good, most of them are bad in practice because, too often, they...

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    How to Set SMART HR Goals to Improve Performance
    By Bretton Chatham on February 17, 2022 | 8 min read time

    Your HR goals should align with your company-wide goals for the year. By keeping your organization's strategy and vision in mind, you’re ensuring...

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    Don’t Be Why Company Culture Matters in the Worst of Times
    By Bretton Chatham on December 14, 2021 | 9 min read time

    No employer wants to face mass layoffs. But it’s still possible to make a bad situation worse—as did’s CEO in early December, when he...

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    The Top HR Conferences to Look Forward to in 2022
    By Will Miranne on December 2, 2021 | 13 min read time

    As HR professionals reflect on this past year and all that it has brought, what they learned and how they grew will likely sit at the forefront of...

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    How HR Can Make the Most of Your Company Holiday Party
    By Bretton Chatham on November 23, 2021 | 8 min read time

    The company holiday party is one of the best opportunities of the year to build your company culture, and a healthy culture has a direct effect on ...

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    5 Factors of Effective Management Training
    By Bretton Chatham on November 16, 2021 | 6 min read time

    In many small to midsize businesses, HR is responsible for training managers, or leading the leaders. It can be a daunting task at times, but it also...

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    3 Ways HR Can Help Develop Better Managers
    By Bretton Chatham on November 15, 2021 | 7 min read time

    HR functions touch every part of an organization, from onboarding and offboarding to communication and benefits administration. You’re uniquely...

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