My friend and fellow #PICHR contributor, Dave Ryan, mentioned Steve Browne’s upcoming consideration in the annual election of the SHRM Board of Directors when recording our first episode of the upcoming Performance I Create Podcast. I, along with Sarah Williams, Heather Kenzie, and Tiffany Kuehl, all agreed…Steve Browne ROCKS! A quick search led me to another friend, Matthew Stollack, who had also mentioned Steve. Read more
Category Archives: SHRM
South Mississippi SHRM is taking the chapter’s social media efforts to the next level and I’m happy to be a part of the experience. South Mississippi SHRM is a chapter affiliate of Mississippi SHRM and the Society for Human Resource Management serving Human Resource members in the Mississippi Pine Belt. Read more
The next #NextChat is tomorrow, May 29 at 3pm EST and I look forward to the social media topic. Read more
I’ve heard that a simple, random act of kindness can go a long way. When I first heard it was, most likely, when I was a child; however, this week I was reminded of the powerful impact on those who are the recipients of those acts. This post is my public way of saying “THANK YOU” to those who took time out of their day to help brighten and enlighten my week. It is my hope that this recognition provides a bit of the same to those mentioned below. Even better….maybe it will help inspire me to continue those acts and also inspire others to do the same. Read more
The next #SHRMChat is tonight at 8pm EST/7pm CST and will be my first time participating in 2013. But, before I go on and explain more in detail, some of you may ask …what is #SHRMChat? Read more
I read an article in 2008 about the anticipated “death of blogging” and its demise by 2009-2010. Blogs were to become a thing of the past replaced by the powerhouse Myspace.com and others like it. It’s now 2013 and social media didn’t destroy the art of blogging….it made it stronger. During the years since 2008 novice bloggers have become professionals as they weathered the change and honed their craft. Read more
HR Readers Choice
About.com sponsored the first HR Readers Choice Awards and SHRM reached out to members last week asking that they consider making SHRM their choice and voting in this poll. Now, one week later and as they say on American Idol…….the votes are in!
Dim the lights…. Read more
Have you ever wanted to attend an event but didn’t have the resources – human, financial, time – to do so? Did you know that national SHRM members can virtually attend conferences? This is done using SHRM Conference On Demand. Read more
by: Kyle Jones
SHRM Christmas Surprise
Who said Christmas doesn’t come early? For SHRM website users, it seems to have come tonight!
I visited the SHRM website earlier – and to my surprise – there was a newly redesigned look.
Click here to view the video about the changes.
About the Author
I am a fan of comic books, science fiction, gadgets and a devoted fan of Doctor Who. Professionally, I am the Human Resources Manager at Megagate Broadband, Inc. and served as the first Social Media Director of Mississippi SHRM. I am a longtime SHRM member and continue to serve the HR profession online and as an advisor to MSSHRM council members.
Finally, this blog is my creative outlet and doorway to the world of Doctor Who and HR blogging. For more information, visit one of the following social networks/sites:
by: Kyle Jones
December 03, 2012
SHRM Graphics Guide
SHRM released an update to the Graphics Guide on December 01, 2012. This guide provides chapters and councils with instruction on proper use of SHRM logos as well as how to correctly create and brand chapter and/or state councils. This includes logos, letterhead, websites and business cards. Read more