The Higher Ed Workplace Blog

14 Great Reads of 2014

great-readsHR organizations in colleges and universities around the country are doing some extraordinary work in the way of diversity and inclusion, workforce planning and development, HR transformation, innovation and more. Last year, we featured several of these successes in The Higher Education Workplace magazine and on this blog. Below are 14 articles and blog posts you may have missed (or may just want to revisit). Perhaps these reads will spark some ideas for you and your organization.

Do you have success stories to share? E-mail and tell us!

HR As Entrepreneur

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

Walking the Talk: Workforce Diversity at Cal State Fullerton

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

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

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

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

Growing Staff in the Forest

Working Differently: The Results-Only Work Environment

Snapshot: Women and People of Color in Higher Ed Leadership

3 Powerful Examples of Storytelling in Diversity Work

A Q&A With a University President on the Value of HR

Talking Diversity With Walgreens CDO Steve Pemberton

The Job Family Approach to Career Development