Sherryanne H Meyer

32 Flips | 5 Magazines | 14 Likes | 28 Following | 37 Followers | @sherryannemeyer | Combining technology and human experiences to maximize humanity and human resources...revitalizing old school ideas for a new generation.  Currently working to advocate for members of the Human Resources Community in the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG), Sherry has extensive experience as a manager for a Fortune 250 company both as a Human Resources manager and as an IT manager. Sherry is the author of highheeledstandards.com, a blog about business and technology issues in everyday life and the Word Press blog "Ordinary Leader" about experiences in leading without authority. Together with ASUG she is building a community of HR and HR IT business professionals to collaborate on answers to business issues, to maximize the use of the technology they own and to inspire them to create a new world of work.

Equality. Get a mug. Buy a shirt. Tattoo it on your forearm. #IMUR_Equal

“Divorce sucks,” I complained. The day was sunny and bright as Carl and I shared a ride together to an offsite company meeting. But the tectonics of …

Sherryanne Meyer @SherryanneMeyer

Why You Need To Hire Job Candidates With These Three “Weaknesses”

One personality expert says hiring managers need to stop downplaying candidates’ flaws.<p>Facebook’s Head of People told <i>Fast Company</i> last week that her team of recruiters works hard to uncover candidates’ strengths. Most companies try to do much the same. They assess the qualities and skills they …

You Don't Have to Be Chained to Your Computer While Working From Home

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Pet dogs are the new must-have accessory at the smarter office

Companies are using animal magnetism to reduce stress in the workplace and hang on to staff<p>After a half-hour walk to work each morning, Joy likes to grab a drink and head to her desk … where she promptly curls up underneath it and has a nap.<p>Joy is an eight-month-old golden retriever and she goes to …

Lost In Transition: The Three Fs To Increase Engagement And Retention With New Millennial Workers

Almost 90% of college graduates say they’ve felt “lost in transition” in their first year on the job. That’s one of the findings of a white paper on the concept of collegiate design by Jonathan Webb of KI and Brett Shwery of AECOM. The paper emphasizes how today’s recent college grads are …

7 Ways to Get Recruiters to Notice You on LinkedIn

LinkedIn now has over 450 million members with just over 100 million of unique monthly viewers. Used by 98% of recruiters, there is no denying the …

16 things you need to let go of if you want to be successful

When it comes to achieving success, there’s a lot of focus on the things that you need to add to your life, like learning a new skill or finding a …

When's the last time someone asked you what YOU wanted, HR?

Okay - so here's the straight scoop. I've been working in HR for 30 years. (Yes, I really am that old.) I've seen systems come and go. I've seen …

Human Resources

How Remote Work Is Changing And What It Means For Your Future

Remote work has been a small part of the employment landscape throughout history. Thanks to the internet, those opportunities are now abundant, spurring many new companies to successfully connect solopreneurs to work projects. Some provide a general marketplace and others focus on specific …

The Workplace

Feminism Lost. Now What?

This was supposed to be the year of triumph for American women.<p>A year that would cap an arc of progress: Seneca Falls, 1848. The 19th Amendment, 1920. The first female American president, 2017. An inauguration that would usher in a triumvirate of women running major Western democracies. Little …

The Way To Know Email Marketing

Email Marketing

Storytelling with your data

We examine the seven golden rules of HR analytics storytelling<p>It is universally acknowledged that humans connect with stories rather than facts, …

Greek Philosophy

Is College Worth It? Recent Grads Share Their Experiences

When young adults set out to pick a college back in 2010 and 2011, they were making a decision of a lifetime amid big financial obstacles: soaring tuition and the great recession.<p>And as they progressed through their college careers, a debate over the value of college grew louder.<p>A long held mantra …

Unerased: Counting Transgender Lives | Mic

Unerased: Mic's database of trans lives lost to homicide in the US

SAP is changing - the issues ahead as S/4HANA hits crunch time

Over the fall, I got a close look at SAP. From SuccessConnect to SAP Hybris Summit to SAP TechEd Barcelona, I left behind a trail of podcasts, …

Transforming education into continuous learning via AI services - the Declara story

We’re all suckers for a comeback story. Declara founder and CEO Ramona Pierson has one for the ages. That’s an incredible story already told, but …

Global Strategist Yvette Cameron Dives Into Social & How HR Could Use Marketing Tools

Reflections on SapphireNow and ASUG Annual Conference | Insight Consulting Partners

Steve Bogner<p>Steve is Managing Partner at Insight Consulting Partners and has worked with SAP HR/Payroll since 1993. Focusing on core-HR and HRIS …

Project Management

What does the future hold for HR?

The answer is both.<p>HR departments can’t be stuck in operations anymore and need to become enablers of change. It’s 2016. Let’s embrace the …

Employee Engagement

This #GirlBoss Is Making Day Planners Cool Again

Erin Condren knows chaos. But instead of running for the hills or accepting a life of continual disorder, she turned the game around with a super successful and stylish line of organization essentials for people who want it all. And when you look at organization as something to celebrate, like Erin …

What I Wish I'd Known About Mental Health Before My Best Friend Committed Suicide

After she shot herself, I realized there were so many questions I had failed to ask.<p>It was a sunny Friday morning in Los Angeles. I was up early running errands and had just pulled into my garage when I received her text:<p><i>"Julie - you have been my best friend for almost 20 years. Thank you for all</i> …

College is Good for Getting a Job but Not Necessarily for Getting Rich

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I went to McNeese State University. I promise you I’m not where I am today financially because of the formal education I received. Going to college is a path to the middle class -- not to becoming a millionaire or even a</b> …

Success

What female authors taught me about the way we marginalize women

Last summer, I was sitting on a park bench reading <i>Little Women</i> — as you do on a warm day in July — when a man stopped by my side to offer a word of …

Wawa adding 5,000 jobs in massive hiring surge

There are more than 700 Wawas in six states, and every single one is adding staff.

Boeing plans to cut up to 8,000 airplane jobs: sources

(Reuters) - Boeing Co plans to cut up to 8,000 jobs this year at its commercial airplane division, according to two people familiar with the matter, a move that could slash $1 billion in costs and help it battle for sales against European rival Airbus.<p>The Boeing logo is seen at their headquarters …

Aviation

Best Careers to Work From Home

Don't let anyone deter you. The dream of working from home—perhaps in your pajamas, from the warmth of your bed—is well within reach. The freelancing workforce has grown from just 6 percent of employees in 1989 to 34 percent of employees today—and according to data from jobs website FlexJobs, …

Work from Home

Why College-Educated Women Can't Find Love

If you’re a single, college-educated woman in Manhattan, the cards of love are stacked in favor of you remaining single.<p>You feel like you’re in …

How Two Harvard Grads Want To Change The Face Of Health Insurance

Health insurers are consolidating left and right. Anthem is buying Cigna for $57 billion, Aetna is buying Humana for $37 billion. The giants are claiming that this will be great for consumers: “The combination will reduce costs which will enable the combined company to provide more cost effective …

10 Things You Must Give Up To Move Forward