HR Design and Simplification

Balance strategic talent demands and operational excellence

Today’s HR function has to strike a balance between strategic talent demands and operational excellence. Whether you need to update your human resource management systems or create more efficient or less complex processes for delivery, you can discover ways to turn strategy into execution. Learn how you can create an agile HR organization that’s ready to take on the talent challenges your company faces.

Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) Certification

Build credibility as an HR leader that influences, impacts and advances your business.

The most effective HR professionals today possess an entirely new set of competencies, HCI’s course builds the financial acumen and consulting skills necessary for you to have a meaningful impact on the future of the business.

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A Decade of Digital: Keeping Pace with Transformation

July 6, 2017 | PwC

“Digital” was just another name for “IT.” The CIO was not generally regarded as a strategic leader. And although huge shifts were occurring in the ways technology and information were used—think Web 2.0 and startups ...

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Aligning Resources for Things that Matter in Organization Design

July 3, 2017 | Reed Deshler | AlignOrg Solutions

Optimizing a business model isn’t easy. What’s more, your resources may be limited requiring you to be more thoughtful when aligning your organizational design to your business model. You want to be sure you’re making provisions ...

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HR Policy to Company Policy

June 28, 2017 | John Mauck | BambooHR

Everyone turns to HR to come up with a new policy.   There is no doubt that many organizations have an employee handbook filled with policies that a human resource professional or attorney helped create.   How many times is human resources blamed for coming up with the latest and greatest of employee policies.   Now is the time to change that way of thinking.

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Benefits of Doing Organization Design in an Agile Way

June 27, 2017 | Reed Deshler | AlignOrg Solutions

Agile methodologies have been used since the early 2000s, and most people are familiar with its use in rapid, iterative software development. However, are there other applications for Agile methods and principles? Can we apply Agile principles ...

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How Fast Is Fast? Finding the Sweet Spot in Transformation Speed

June 21, 2017 | Reed Deshler | AlignOrg Solutions

When designing and implementing an organizational change, we all want to transform as fast as possible. Why waste time doing business the old way when we have identified a better path forward? Despite our wish for speed, the reality is that ...

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Sharpening Your Focus to Three

June 15, 2017 | Reed Deshler | AlignOrg Solutions

How often do organizations implement changes developed during strategic planning sessions? While reports vary on the subject, the working reality is that many organizations feel completely overwhelmed with the amount of work they must ...

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Making the Hard Choices through Organization Alignment

June 8, 2017 | Reed Deshler | AlignOrg Solutions

Every organization has finite resources. When you’re building a home and finalizing the detailed blueprints, you may notice you can’t afford to add all items on your wish list. You’ll have to choose. What stays? What goes? The ...

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Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) Certification

Enroll Now: Strategic HR Business Partner Certification Program

The conversation about HR having “a seat at the table” is over. Human Resources is a critical business function, and a true HR Business Partner who serves as a skilled business advisor and leader is critical to ensuring success. Equip yourself with the skills you need to advance your business.

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Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) Certification

Take your career to the next level.

Build the financial acumen and consulting skills you need to influence and impact.

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