About The HRIS World Speaker Interview Series™ #thwSIS

For insights into your favorite event speakers, we provide The HRIS World Speaker Interview Series to promote their companies, products, services, and visions.

Attending a webinar, event, or conference provides more information in a short time span, giving you more time to leverage new information, develop new skills, and develop a new perspective to your career, your life.

By seeking the best speakers possible for you, we are aiming to provide some insights into their work beyons the podium and stage. (disclaimer: some speaker are VERY busy and we need be more assertive as well as wise in how to gain their attention!)

Have a favorite speaker we have not interviewed? Are you are a speaker wanting to contribute to either the series via a post or interview? Click the blue contact us button on the lower right of your screen to let us know how we can assist -- or if you are reading this by our newsletter, then hit the reply button to get back to us!

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An Update On Our Launched Programs and Projects
Garrett O'Brien

Projects and Programs Launched Our newsletters, news magazines, as well as our Content Series, have been launched, focusing on several verticals to give you and our audiences a choice on what to focus on. Our newsletters provide several options, including any choice(s) of our Content Series (or the entire Content Series), podcasts, and/or webinars as well as the option to receive everything we publish. Our current topics in our Content Series include AI and HR Millennials Vendor Spotlight Vendor Interviews Enterprise Software Options Leadership Project Management Insights HR Dog (why is the technology tail still wagging the HR dog?) Our  15+ News Magazines have been launched through Flipboard and are fed from RSS feeds and alerts we have set up across the internet and cover the topics in our content series as well as HR management, HR Technology, Analytics, Conferences, Learning, the industry as a whole, Future of World and a couple of side magazine on Economics and ...

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How to Master Speaking Confidently for Presentations
Garrett O'Brien

From a marketing perspective, having an event that you can use to promote a business, product or service is a very smart move. This way you can get people feeling involved with your business, you can generate excitement using showmanship, and you can ensure that everyone is in a good mood and feeling receptive when you break the news (free food and drink can have this effect). Often the most important part of this will be giving a presentation where you will announce your product or service, and you will probably also be required to speak in various other capacities too – as you welcome everyone to the event and as talk generally as the host. This is a problem then if you struggle to speak in front of crowds and if you are nervous to stand up in front of an audience. Rather than letting this stifle your ability ...


Why The HRIS World?
Garrett O'Brien

When I finished writing our pillars, I always felt something just wasn't complete. The pillars provide an insight into who we are, what we stand for, our values, even the value of knowledge... Wisdom... Discernment... and Principles... And much thanks to Simon Sinek's teachings, I was able to discover what that feeling was, what made me feel the pillars weren't complete. I never addressed the why...


Speaker Interview Series: Martin Oest
Garrett O'Brien

  Martin Oest, Head of Workforce Planning & Analytics at The Metropolitan Police (U.K.), spoke at the HR Change & Transformation 2015 in London last October. During his presentation, he shared how he set up Workforce Planning and Analytics at the Met Police and provided his expert advice on how you can do the same at your company, on a limited budget and capability, and how to overcome the many hurdles along the way… You can see his profile here... Before his presentation at #HRCT15, we had the privilege of speaking with Martin Oest...


Speaker Interview Series: Karolina Lewandowska
Garrett O'Brien

Our Interview with Karolina...


Organizations Don’t Tweet, People Do – Euan Semple
Garrett O'Brien

A Manager's Guide to the Social Web Practical advice for managers on how the Web and social media can help them to do their jobs better Today's managers are faced with an increasing use of the Web and social platforms by their staff, their customers, and their competitors, but most aren't sure quite what to do about it or how it all relates to them. Organizations Don't Tweet, People Do provides managers in all sorts of organizations, from governments to multinationals, with practical advice, insight and inspiration on how the Web and social tools can help them to do their jobs better. From strategy to corporate communication, team building to customer relations, this uniquely people-centric guide to social media in the workplace offers managers, at all levels, valuable insights into the networked world as it applies to their challenges as managers, and it outlines practical things they can do to ...


Speaker Interview Series: Max Blumberg
Garrett O'Brien

  Editor's note: We met Max Blumberg through Tucana Global's HR Change and Transformation conference in London 2015. Due to circumstances beyond our control, his interview was shared with the Tucana Global blog and is now reposted here. At the Tucana Global conference, Max shared his thoughts in a presentation titled A Global Salesforce Transformation - Successfully Bridging Countries and Cultures You can see his profile here... Let's see what he has to contribute to our interview...


Speaker Interview Series: Euan Semple
Garrett O'Brien

  Second up in our Speaker Interview Series™ is Euan Semple.   And now, our interview with Euan...


Speaker Interview Series: Sharlyn Lauby
Garrett O'Brien

The first up in our Speaker Interview Series™ is Sharlyn Lauby. And now, our interview with Sharlyn...