HR Works Podcast

The mission of HR Works is to provide clear, relevant, actionable information on topics that matter to HR professions in podcast form through engaging and insightful interviews with experts and thought leaders.

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Recent Episodes

HR Works: The Importance of Stress Resilience in the Workplace

I want you to imagine an organization filled with just the right combination of top-quality talent. By all measures, these are the people who should be delivering quality results. Now imagine that both the work and the work environment are stress filled. Instead of delivering results, those stressed out employees are under performing and maybe […]

HR Works: Giving Mentoring the Modern Treatment

We know that employers spend a lot of time and energy on the entire employee lifecycle: from sourcing to onboarding straight through retention, engagement, and, of course, exit interviews. Part of making sure that your workforce is not only successful but is also engaged surrounds mentoring. You could have the best product, the most modern […]

HR Works 73: What Will HR Look Like in 2025?

We know that employers spend a lot of time and energy on the entire employee lifecycle: from sourcing to onboarding straight through retention, engagement, and, of course, exit interviews. How can HR professionals grapple with that lifecycle if they can’t predict the terrain of the HR landscape 5 or even 10 years from now? In […]

HR Works: Get the Most Value from Your Job Reference Checking

Employers invest considerable time and money in hiring and training new employees and therefore want to ensure a job candidate is going to be the right fit.  Information gleaned from references – in contrast with a polished interview and resume – is pure gold for employers who are working hard to find the ideal matches […]

HR Works: A Powerful Community Can Transform Your Business

Our guest for Episode 70 of HR Works: The Podcast for Human Resources, international business coach Howard Partridge, says the solution to engagement and organizational success is rooted in community–something that’s ultimately achieved by tapping into the human need to connect and feel valued by others.  Howard provides us with 6 steps leaders can take […]

HR Works: How AI Can Improve Your Recruiting and Candidate Experience

“A new revolution has begun and AI is providing a new way of interacting with technology in a much more fun, enjoyable, and human way,” explains our guest on episode 69 of HR Works: The Podcast for Human Resources.  That’s right:  Emily He, Senior Vice President, Human Capital Management Cloud Business Group at Oracle says […]

HR Works: Create a Culture of Excellence by Embracing Failure (Yes, Failure!)

We often talk about how HR professionals can help their workforce achieve success and how to drive success in this podcast—but today’s guest is going to talk with us about failure, and how important it can be to an organization’s success. Courtney Branson is Director of People and Culture at Square Root, an Austin-based technology […]

HR Works: How Your Cross-Functional Teams Can Achieve Extraordinary Results

Old hierarchies and organizational silos are disappearing—today work is often done on an ad hoc basis, based on collaboration and accomplished by teams formed and reformed to address changing priorities and needs. However, as many of us have found, forming teams is easy; forming productive, collaborative teams is hard. Our guest on Episode 66 of […]