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Winter 2016-17 (Vol. 8, No. 3)

Building HR Competencies and Solving Problems Through Group Think

Let Your Employees Flex Their Muscles: Why Strengths-Based Development Is Good for Business

Rethinking Cultural Competence: The Integral Role of Strategic HR Practices

Fall 2016 (Vol. 8, No. 2)

The Supervisor’s Toolbox: Resources to Help Managers Manage

The Road to FLSA Compliance: How to Get There From Here

A New Approach to Dual-Career Services

Spring 2016 (Vol. 8, No. 1)

Rock-Star Talent: How to Spot It, How to Nurture It, How to Keep It

Neutral Conflict Resolution: One University’s Approach to Helping Employees Resolve Interpersonal Conflict

Winter 2015-16 (Vol. 7, No. 3)

HR and Legal Counsel: Partnering to Navigate Complex Legal Issues on Campus

Best Practices in Training and Compliance Around Title IX, VAWA and the Clery Act

Five Ways to Evolve Your Diversity Training

Transforming the Student Employment Experience at St. John's University

Fall 2015 (Vol. 7, No. 2)

How to Hire Like a Search Firm

Diversifying the Workforce: Breaking Down Barriers for Women Faculty

The Learning Academies at Sam Houston State University

The Academic Department Chair as Transformative Diversity Leader

Spring 2015 (Vol. 7, No. 1)

Paying the President: Best Practices in Executive Compensation

Examining Implicit Bias and Its Effect on Hiring and Inclusiveness

HR Liaison Helps Bridge Gaps for English-as-a-Second-Language Employees

An Annual Enrollment Overhaul at University of Missouri

Winter 2014-15 (Vol. 6, No. 3)

Growing Staff in the Forest

We Are Not the Enemy: Positioning HR as a Trusted Ally

Working Differently – The Results-Only Work Environment

Fall 2014 (Vol. 6, No. 2)

Find Your Voice, Hear My Voice: A Campus-Wide Initiative to Foster Civility

The Shared Business of People: Partnership Opportunities Abound for HR and the Business Office

Diversity Certificate Program at Texas A&M Places Emphasis in Experiential Learning

Spring 2014 (Vol. 6, No. 1)

HR As Entrepreneur

Innovation 101: A Q&A With futurethink Founder Lisa Bodell

Inclusion Cultivates Excellence

Walking the Talk: Workforce Diversity at Cal State Fullerton

Winter 2013-14 (Vol. 5, No. 3)

Blazing a Trail: Women Who Paved the Way in Higher Ed HR

Fresh Ideas

University of Virginia’s Super Temps program trains qualified temp workers for administrative positions

Wellness Works

Can managers be your organization’s new super food?

Fall 2013 (Vol. 5, No. 2)

Redefining HR Roles

Building Our Competencies: HR Professional Development on the Cheap

A Roadmap for ERGs (With HR at the Wheel)

Fresh Ideas

Northwestern’s HR team advances institution’s academic mission with faculty database

Spring 2013 (Vol. 5, No. 1)

Unlock the Potential of Aging Workers and Veterans With Disabilities

Inclusion Cultivates Excellence

Institutional values unite Stetson University community

On the Hill

Where things stand with the Affordable Care Act

Winter 2012-13 (Vol. 4, No. 3)

HR and Government Relations: Partnering on Public Policy

Inclusion Cultivates Excellence

Rhode Island School of Design’s Community Narratives project highlights the diversity of its faculty, staff and students

Giving Back

Lake Region State College raises big money for cancer research

Fall 2012 (Vol. 4, No. 2)

A New Direction: How One HR Leader Set the Stage for Change at Maricopa Community Colleges

A Culture of Customer Service

North Carolina Central University’s Quality Service Initiative

Investing in Equity

Rice University’s custom health and financial programs for its Latino employees

Spring 2012 (Vol. 4, No. 1)

Every Employee Counts: Fostering Employee Engagement on a Shoestring Budget

At the Intersection of Leadership and Engagement Stands HR

Recruiting for Diversity: Strategies for Success at the University of San Diego

Winter 2011-12 (Vol. 3, No. 3)

Diversity ProActors

Purdue University’s unconventional community service and outreach program

Community Service Projects Allow Institutions to Give Back While Building Camaraderie Among Employees

Fall 2011 (Vol. 3, No. 2)

Creating an Inclusive Leadership Environment in Higher Education

On the Front Lines

thoughts on diversity, equity and inclusion efforts and issues in higher ed from three administrators who are immersed in this work every day

Silos Belong on Farms

Wake Forest’s Professional Development Center Brings Together Faculty and Staff

Spring 2011 (Vol. 3, No. 1)

From Higher Ed to the House: Perspectives From a State Legislator

Winter 2010-11 (Vol. 2, No. 3)

Better Together: University of Michigan’s Labor-Management Partnership

Mount Vernon Nazarene University Employees Enjoy Free On-Campus Health Clinic