Baiba Žiga

Ukraine, HR and Leadership With Baiba Žiga

There is a war in Ukraine that we cannot ignore. You’ve seen it either on the news, social media, newspaper, etc. Russia invaded Ukraine, and from a U.S. standpoint, Vladimir Putin’s attitude is controversial. Worldwide, opinions have differed, while many HR professionals are saying, “Not another thing I have to deal with, and why should…

Donald Thompson Jr.

The Diversity Movement with Donald Thompson Jr.

My guest on this episode is Donald Thompson Jr., co-founder and CEO of The Diversity Movement, a full-service DEI consultancy with specialized technology. They have built a community and a team that includes business strategists, nationally recognized TEDx speakers and certified diversity executives.  Donald and I talk about things that organizations do right and wrong…

Be Your Own HR

People think HR is there to help workers, no matter how often you tell them otherwise.  It’s not like employees are stupid. Intellectually, they know HR is there to do two things: Pay people and protect the company from lawsuits. Everything else is fake-work created by an industry of consultants who realized that a bigger…

Rewire Your Brain with Dr. Rebecca Heiss

Rewire Your Brain with Dr. Rebecca Heiss

Dr. Rebecca Heiss uses her degrees in biology in a non-traditional manner, helping people overcome evolutionary limitations that are hardwired in the brain and improve their self-awareness and leadership skills. She’s also an ornithologist, which means that she can tell us what we can learn about this type of human behavior by studying birds. As…