Seeking an HR Leader Look Within

By Desda Moss Mar 18, 2015
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HR_leader.jpgBy Phyllis G. Hartman, SHRM-SCP

Are you an HR leader for a small- or medium-size business? Is your organization in need of an HR leader who can help your business succeed? I wrote my book Looking to Hire an HR Leader? 14 Action Tools to Help You Decide, Find, and Keep the HR Professional Your Business Needs in a Competitive World to be a critical resource for small- to mid-size businesses. A quick and informative read, the book provides decision aids to insure finding, hiring, and managing the right individual.

With increasing business challenges, such as economic, competitive, and legal, HR is more instrumental than ever to business success. My book explores deciding what kind of HR help you need and the best ways to find it. Though written for business owners and managers, Looking to Hire an HR Leader? is also an excellent resource for HR professionals who want to grow their careers. It includes 14 decision worksheets to help you craft your own HR career path based on my 20-plus years of experience in business management and consulting.

Read the first chapter​ of Looking to Hire an HR Leader? 

I have some good news to share: SHRM recently announced that Looking to Hire an HR Leader? has been nominated for a 2015 Small Business Book Award. The awards, now in their 7th year, celebrate the best business books that entrepreneurs, small business owners, CEOs, managers and their staffs should read. Community voting takes place through April 2, 2015, ending at 11:59 a.m. Pacific Coast time.  

I’m honored that my book received a nomination. I hope that it’s a reflection of the impact that great HR leaders can make because I know how important their role is.

To vote for the book, go here, find the book, and click on the “VOTE” button.

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