Take A Break! – You deserve It.

Why Taking A Holiday Is Good For Your Career  written by: Wil Forget working yourself too hard – head for the beach and enjoy the career rewards If you’re in your first job with a new employer, or you’re keen to make a good impression, it can be tempting to avoid taking extended periods off […]

15 things successful people do over [the] holiday break

What Do [Successful] People Do All [Holi]Day? written by: Áine Cain • The holiday season is upon us — meaning many Americans will be taking some time off from work. • Business Insider looked into how everyone can make the most of a holiday break. • Being intentional about your time and ensuring you’re able […]

Career Corner: “Work-Life Balance…Are We Missing A Trick?”

  What is work-life balance? by: Gemma Leigh Roberts There’s plenty of research out there to suggest an unhealthy work-life balance can affect our health. The Mental Health Foundation found that an unfavorable balance between work and life can increase stress, negatively impact us physically and create tension in our personal relationships. From a psychology perspective, there’s […]

Mark Your Calendars: PIHRA Holiday Mixer – Wednesday December 5th, 2018

PIHRA South Bay’s Annual Holiday Mixer PIHRA South Bay’s Annual Holiday Mixer is an opportunity to network with peers (bring plenty of business cards), support our community partner, 1736 Family Crisis Center, and toast another fabulous year with your South Bay HR and Business Community. Invite friends and show them what a great group we are! […]

New PIHRA Event! November 8th 2018 – Employment Law Preview: A Look to 2019

Employment Law Preview: A Look to 2019 Presented by Jonathan Fraser Light   Please join PIHRA South Bay on Thursday, November 8th from 7:30am – 10:30am in Hawthorne at the Ayres Hotel for Employment Law Preview: A Look to 2019. Each year the California courts and legislature are busy altering the landscape of California employment laws, […]

Career Corner: The Psychology Of Sales: Creating A Sales Edge*

The Psychology Of Sales: Creating A Sales Edge by: Gemma Leigh Roberts What’s the one characteristic successful sales professionals share? Resilience. Well actually more specifically, a resilience edge. Let’s start at the beginning, what is sales success? The three levels of sales success Sales success of course depends on the business environment and the individual, but generally […]

The Success Perspective*

The Success Perspective*  written by: Gemma Leigh Roberts The personal development industry is built on helping people create ‘success’. Whether that be health, wealth or happiness, it’s all about helping you get further ahead by following a set of instructions or a particular method. All totally logical, except it’s a flawed process. Welcome to the […]

PIHRA Event: Contemporary Methods for Violence Prevention and Response

Please join PIHRA South Bay on: What: Special Presentation by Glen Kraemer “Contemporary Methods for Violence Prevention and Response When:  Thursday, October 11th  from 7:30am – 9:45am Where: The Ayres Hotel in Hawthorne Contemporary Methods for Violence Prevention and Response Presented by Glen E. Kraemer* Presented by lead legal counsel for several Fortune 500 threat management teams, […]

PIHRA Event: Litigation Trends in California

Presented by Nicole Minkow Please join PIHRA South Bay on Thursday, September 13th from 7:30am – 9:45am in Hawthorne at the Ayres Hotel. Human Resources Professionals in California are faced with tremendous challenges daily in managing their workforce and keeping up with the ever-changing laws facing employers. This program will highlight on the current litigation trends that […]

Four Strategies to make Data Driven HR Leaders

By Rich Cober To stay competitive in today’s constantly evolving landscape, companies find themselves at various stages along the path to being what I call an intelligent enterprise. That is, they’re navigating between how to collect data and how to broadly use that data for day-to-day operations. This is especially true for HR professionals who […]