Michelle looks at me across my desk, tearful eyes revealing hurt and anger. I wrestle with my own confusion. How can I help her navigate a difficult situation when I’m not sure I can even see her perspective?

Ready for a rude awakening? According to the Personal Finance Employee Education Foundation, seventy-seven percent of Americans live paycheck to paycheck

What is human capital investment and why is it important to your business? Human Capital is defined as the combined knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) of your total workforce.

Hearing the words, “Hey, can I give you some feedback?” can be frightening and worrisome. Even when a good friend or co-worker wants to offer feedback, we wonder what the feedback is. Will it be critical or complimentary?

Cathy Fyock interviews Sherry Powers, the winner of the 2015 Lyle Hanna Volunteer Spirit Award, presented at the KYSHRM Conference. Powers is Vice President-HR and Customer Service at Bluegrass Cellular, headquartered in Elizabethtown and serves as ESHRM past president and KYSHRM Workforce Readiness Director.

Having been a long time member and volunteer of my local chapter in Louisville, the LSHRM, and a volunteer of KYSHRM for ten years now, I am honored to be the Chair for Kentucky SHRM for 2016 and 2017.

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