Tag Archive: CPA

Nonsensical HR

I caught a tweet the other day from an unnamed tweep who was suggesting that even though she had a big HR exam the next day, she wasn’t stressed because HR was “common sense.”  I fumed on this a bit.  Then I realized I myself have made a career out of HR and never once took…

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HR: the Place where Smart goes to Die

I came across a Tweet from one @hulach today and it incited a riot in my head.  He says “2 years ago I met a HR manager…really smart.  After 2 years, smart turned stupid!” Aside from being quite pithy – and I’m a fan of pithy – I started to wonder whether there is something to this notion…

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Hire Fewer PHRs and More CPAs

We hear it over and over and over and over and over again – HR just doesn’t understand the business.  Maybe we’re hearing it less, but we’re still hearing it.  How many people on your HR team can read a balance sheet, income statement, cash flow statement, or the footnotes to a financial statement…like read…

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