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In this episode of Career Compass, hosts Ledia Dobi and Kevin Abbed are joined by Ryan Becker, HR Manager for Major League Baseball’s Washington Nationals, taking listeners through his journey that began supporting local sports teams to today, serving in a leadership role for a major sports franchise. Along the way, he offers advice and insights for emerging professionals who may be looking to make a career change, as well as overall tips for professional development and expanding your career.Follow/subscribe to Career Compass on your favorite listening platform; rate and review on Apple Podcasts. Hear more podcasts from SHRM.shrm.org | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Instagram
Hiring the best workforce is not only important for meeting operational goals, but also a critical factor in maintaining an organization's financial solvency. According to SHRM research, the added cost of replacing an employee is consistently 6 to 9 months of their salary, and with employees leaving in record numbers, it’s increasingly important for organizations to develop effective talent acquisition strategies to avoid the deadly cost of deadly and develop effective talent acquisition strategies. In this episode of Career Compass, hosts Vernon Williams and Kevin Abbed speak with HR and talent acquisition expert Shannon Taylor to discuss best practices in evaluating, sourcing, and orienting staff to achieve maximum results. Follow/subscribe to Career Compass on your favorite listening platform; rate and review on Apple Podcasts. Hear more podcasts from SHRM.shrm.org | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Instagram
Human resource professionals play an important role in attracting, developing and retaining talent, which is directly tied to an organization’s ability to operate with purpose and achieve results. In this episode of Career Compass, hosts Vernon Williams and Kevin Abbed are joined by Walter Bond. Following his success as a shooting guard in the NBA, Bond is now a motivational speaker recognized for his impactful message, having been recognized by the National Speakers Association and inducted to the Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) Speaker Hall of Fame in 2015. Additionally, Bond will be appearing at SHRM22 as the conference’s keynote presenter for students. In this conversation, Bond discusses the traits of highly successful HR professionals and highlights the parallels between winning teams and career success. Follow/subscribe to Career Compass on your favorite listening platform; rate and review on Apple Podcasts. Hear more podcasts from SHRM.shrm.org | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Instagram
The pandemic prompted many employees to reevaluate their careers and the types of work they want. In fact, 4.35 million U.S. workers quit their jobs in February 2022. Similarly, employers across the board report challenges hiring and retaining talent, providing students and emerging professionals with some exciting opportunities as they launch their careers. In this episode of Career Compass, hosts Vernon Williams and Ledia Dobi are joined by University of Cincinnati Professor and HR scholar Tom Mobley to discuss the present labor force shortage and how students and emerging professionals can take advantage of the existing job market.Follow/subscribe to Career Compass however you listen to podcasts; rate and review on Apple Podcasts. Hear more podcasts from SHRM.shrm.org | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Instagram
Students and emerging professionals face many difficult situations and must overcome challenges both at home and in the workplace. In this episode, co-hosts Vernon Williams and Ledia Dobi take you on an inspiring journey with guest Sam Demma, who suffered three career-ending sports injuries before pivoting to become an amazing entrepreneur and keynote speaker. Sam discusses how to overcome adversity, negative self-beliefs and the power of positive decision-making to help students succeed personally and professionally.Follow/subscribe to Career Compass however you listen to podcasts. Rate and review us on Apple Podcasts. Hear more podcasts from SHRM.shrm.org | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Instagram
Technology's ability to connect everyone regardless of location is prompting both employees and companies to approach work from a more global perspective. In this episode of Career Compass, hosts Erica Young and Kristy Parola speak with Cheyenne Tabb, a senior analyst at PepsiCo, about her experience working in talent management for a globally recognized brand. Cheyenne discusses the opportunities and challenges associated with global talent management, including recruitment, selection, training and development, as well as retaining top employees.EARN SHRM RECERTIFICATION PDCs FOR LISTENING TO THIS EPISODEListening to this episode qualifies for 0.50 PDC toward SHRM recertification. All you have to do is listen to the episode to claim your credit: All relevant details, including the Activity ID, are provided during the podcast episode.Follow Career Compass wherever you listen to your podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM online and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
Interviewing skills are a critical piece in landing any job opportunity, so learn how to set yourself apart. In this episode of Career Compass, hosts Erica Young and Kristy Parola are joined by special guest Jerrin Strayhorn, Manager of Talent Acquisition & Campus Relations at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund to discuss how students and emerging professionals can ace the next job interview. You'll receive insights on interviewing both in-person and virtually, as well as tips on how to study and prepare for the next interview on your calendar.EARN SHRM RECERTIFICATION PDCs FOR LISTENING TO THIS EPISODEListening to this episode qualifies for 1.00 PDC toward SHRM recertification. All you have to do is listen to the episode to claim your credit: All relevant details, including the Activity ID, are provided during the podcast episode.Follow Career Compass wherever you listen to your podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM online and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
The distinction between home and work life continue to intersect due to a myriad of societal factors. Employees are bringing their whole selves to the workplace and asking companies a to meet many of their needs. In this episode of SHRM's Career Compass, join hosts Vernon Williams and Erica Young, alongside special guest Jes Osrow, the co-founder and DEI specialist at The Rise Journey and Head of Learning and Organizational Development at Quartet Health as they discuss why, “Now More Than Ever”, HR is playing a vital role in developing a people centered strategy that leads to organizational success.EARN SHRM RECERTIFICATION PDCs FOR LISTENING TO THIS EPISODEListening to this episode qualifies for 1.00 PDC toward SHRM recertification. All you have to do is listen to the episode to claim your credit: All relevant details, including the Activity ID, are provided during the podcast episode.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM online and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
The average student loan debt in the U.S. exceeds $30,000 and can take years to repay. In this episode of SHRM's Career Compass, join hosts Vernon Williams and Kristy Parola in a discussion with Aaron Smith, the co-founder of Savi, an organization committed to “tackling the student debt crisis.” In this informative episode, listeners will learn how and why student loan debt occurs, tactics to minimize the amount of student loan debt, and various repayment methods, including loan forgiveness programs. EARN SHRM RECERTIFICATION PDCs FOR LISTENING TO THIS EPISODEListening to this episode qualifies for 0.75  PDC toward SHRM recertification. All you have to do is listen to the episode to claim your credit: All relevant details, including the Activity ID, are provided during the podcast episode.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM online and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
We all want to earn and save more money, but studies indicate only 57 percent of U.S. adults are financially literate. In this episode, get on the pathway to financial enlightenment with hosts Kevin Abbed and Kristy Parola, who are joined by special guests Hassan Thomas and Remy Green, the creators of the financial literacy brand and podcast FYI FLI, (For Your Information: Financial Literacy and Investing). This information-packed episode provides listeners with actionable financial advice, defines key financial terminology and addresses tough questions faced by emerging professionals, such as whether to rent or buy homes and how to start saving for retirement.Listen to FYI FLI on your preferred podcast platform.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM online and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
Success in any organization depends on successfully managing relationships in all directions, not just with supervisors. In this episode of SHRM's Career Compass podcast, hosts Vernon Williams and Kevin Abbed are joined by special guest Kaithlyn Kayer, SHRM-CP, a senior consultant at Evans Consulting, to discuss effective communication with managers, peers and stakeholders at every level. During this episode, listeners will learn about the differing communication needs based on position, navigating competing priorities and gaining support from fellow colleagues.Subscribe to Career Compass  on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM online and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
The idea of being your own boss is very attractive and with 62% of U.S. billionaires being self-made, why not give it a shot? In this episode of SHRM's Career Compass podcast, hosts Erica Young and Kevin Abbed are joined by special guests Emily Arnold, Associate Consultant at Franklin Advisory and Kendra Ward, Co-Founder and COO of unboXt, Inc. as they discuss the rewards and challenges of starting your own company.  Listeners will be captivated by Emily and Kendra’s personal accounts and receive tips on how to launch a business.Subscribe to Career Compass  on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM.  And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM by visiting the website and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
In Part 2 of this two episode series on the power of personal branding at work, co-hosts Erica Young and Kevin Abbed continue their conversation with SHRM Director of Brand Communication, Chris Kenny on how developing your personal brand can help you advance in your career.EARN SHRM RECERTIFICATION PDCs FOR LISTENING TO THIS EPISODEThis episode is Part 2 of a two-part series on the power of personal branding at work, and listening to both episodes qualifies for 1 PDC toward SHRM recertification. All you have to do is listen to both episodes to claim your credit: All relevant details, including the Activity ID, are provided during this pair of episodes.Subscribe to Career Compass  on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM. And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM by visiting the website and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
In today’s fast-paced, technological society, your personal brand could be the difference between getting the job and earning a promotion or missing an important opportunity. In this two episode series on the power of personal branding at work, co-hosts Erica Young and Kevin Abbed are joined by SHRM Director of Brand Communication, Chris Kenny. They explore how personal branding impacts success in the workplace and you'll hear Chris provide guidance on how to effectively differentiate yourself professionally and standout in the workforce. EARN SHRM RECERTIFICATION PDCs FOR LISTENING TO THIS EPISODEThis episode is Part 1 of a two-part series on the power of personal branding at work, and listening to both episodes qualifies for 1 PDC toward SHRM recertification. All you have to do is listen to both episodes to claim your credit: All relevant details, including the Activity ID, are provided during this pair of episodes.Subscribe to Career Compass  on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM. And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM by visiting the website and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
Season 3 SHRM's Career Compass podcast opens with a dynamic episode discussing the impact of race in the workplace and how HR leaders can develop inclusive workspaces. Cohosts Dr. Vernon Williams and Kristy Parola are joined by HR Director for the City of Winston-Salem, NC, Dr. Marquis Barnett. During this episode, Dr. Barnett provides personal experiences and tips for successfully navigating difficult conversations about race and much more.Subscribe to All Things Work on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen to all of our episodes and also hear more podcasts from SHRM. And, be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice.Keep up with SHRM by visiting the website and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram.
Our Season 2 Finale brings the hosts, Kevin Abbed, Kristy Parola, Vernon Williams and Erica Young, back together to recap their favorite moments from Season 2 and discuss what lessons they've come away with for their career. Moderated by special guest and SHRM Manager of Emerging Professional Engagement, Christopher Lopez, listen in as dynamic hosts open up about themselves and share words of encouragement and lessons learned from their life and professional experiences.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen on your desktop. And be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or on your podcatcher of choice. This special episode may always be viewed at YouTube.com/shrmofficialKeep up with SHRM by visiting the website, liking our Facebook page, checking us out on LinkedIn, and following us on Twitter and Instagram.
From 2019 to 2020, reports of symptoms of anxiety have tripled from 8.1% to 25.5%, and as of June 2020, 75% of individuals between the ages 18 to 24 year have reported at least one adverse mental health symptom. During these times when people are concerned with personal health, employment stability and connection to others, it's imperative that we address and manage the stress in our lives. In this episode, co-hosts Vernon Williams and Erica Young interview Marjorie Morrison, President and CEO of Psych Hub, the premier online platform for impactful and engaging videos on mental health, substance use and suicide prevention.  During this conversation, you will also learn more about common stressors affecting both the workplace and personal life, as well as tips for managing your mental health and well being.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen on your desktop. And be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or on your podcatcher of choice. This special episode may always be viewed at YouTube.com/shrmofficialKeep up with SHRM by visiting the website, liking our Facebook page, checking us out on LinkedIn, and following us on Twitter and Instagram.
1 in 3 adults have a criminal record and HR professionals play an essential role to ensure the formerly incarcerated have access to quality employment opportunities. One of the keys to reducing recidivism and improving public safety is finding employment for those who were formerly incarcerated. In this episode, co-host Kevin Abbed and Kristy Parola interview SHRM Business Operations Specialist, Robert Bennett, who describes his compelling story of overcoming his criminal past, reintegrating back into society, and thriving in the workplace. You will also learn more about SHRM’s Getting Talent Back to Work initiative and the benefits of second chances.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen on your desktop. And be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or on your podcatcher of choice. This special episode may always be viewed at YouTube.com/shrmofficialKeep up with SHRM by visiting the website, liking our Facebook page, checking us out on LinkedIn, and following us on Twitter and Instagram.
Building your personal brand by earning certifications and credentials demonstrates to employers that you’re investing in your career development and personal growth. Certifications and credentials not only set employees apart in the workforce, but often yield higher incomes compared to those who have not achieved such milestones. In this episode, Career Compass co-hosts Erica Young and Kristy Parola speak with Nancy Woolever, SHRM Vice President of Certification Operations, about the importance and benefits of obtaining certifications and credentials.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen on your desktop. And be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or on your podcatcher of choice. This special episode may always be viewed at YouTube.com/shrmofficialKeep up with SHRM by visiting the website, liking our Facebook page, checking us out on LinkedIn, and following us on Twitter and Instagram.
Mentors play a pivotal role in developing the next generation of leaders. Mentors help identify job opportunities, help make career connections and offer professional advice. In this episode, co-hosts Vernon Williams and Kevin Abbed are joined by Daniel Horgan, CEO of CoLabL to discuss the important role mentors play in career success. This episode covers the critical components of mentorship, including advice on finding a mentor, sustaining mentor relationship, as well as discussion of how even newer employees can begin mentoring others.Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen on your desktop. And be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or your podcatcher of choice. This special episode may always be viewed at YouTube.com/shrmofficial.Keep up with SHRM by visiting the website, liking our Facebook page, checking us out on LinkedIn, and following us on Twitter and Instagram.
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