New Honors for Six Leaders in HR


The National Academy of Human Resources inducted its latest class of fellows Thursday night in New York City, honoring five high-profile HR leaders and scholars at the organization’s annual meeting. The academy also elevated Mirian Graddick-Weir of Merck & Co. to the rank of distinguished fellow. First named a fellow in 2001, Graddick-Weir earned the latest honor for her record as “a true human-resources superstar,” said William J.


“Don’t take yourself too seriously.” with Jason Blake

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People invested in me, and made bets on me, that far exceeded what I thought I deserved at the time. They hesitate to push beyond their comfort zones and limit their opportunities to bring their gifts to the world. Thank you for the opportunity. They’ve done the homework.


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Gregory Scott Newsome of Dexwet Holdings: “Take a break after a big success”

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As a part of our series about cutting edge technological breakthroughs, I had the pleasure of interviewing Gregory Scott Newsome, Board Director and CFO of Dexwet Holdings Corporation, an air filtering and technology company with more than 60 patented designs that protect humans and machines.

Jim Donovan: “Everything is a teaching moment”

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I believe enhancing our access to technology will provide students in rural and urban areas fundamental tools and teachers to have more opportunities and is crucial in preparing the next generation, especially as we learned in the past year there may be times when digital learning is needed.

300+ Women Leaders in HR! These Women in HR Bring a Unique Blend of People & Strategic Skills.


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