A friend asked me this question: “If you could give a client only one piece of advice, what would it be?” Easy answer: Choose a target market. On the one hand, it seems to make sense that if you sell your products or services to a vast set of demographics, you will make more money. […]
About Alicia Arenas
Alicia Arenas, founder and CEO of Sanera, The People Development Company, is a distinguished business consultant, coach, corporate facilitator, and speaker.
Prior to launching Sanera in 2008, Alicia was an accomplished Human Resources leader in corporate America working in Fortune 100 and 500 companies where she led Human Resources teams, mentored leaders, developed strategic operational plans and oversaw training and development at an enterprise level. Alicia earned her SPHR certification in 2001 from The Human Resources Certification Institute.
Articles by Alicia Arenas
There was a pretty fantastic Twitter conversation happening last week on #TChat; it was about diversity. Be sure to check out the preview on MonsterThinking and the #TChat recap. It was during this conversation that I was reminded of how much I hate the word diversity. Picture an HR professional being called “personnel” by his […]
In Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones was searching for the Ark of the Covenant, the key to all human existence. HR has been on a quest for its own Holy Grail for years – credibility. In this post, Laurie Ruettimann says the way to get HR credibility is to take over. Move into […]
It may seem counter-intuitive, but the most effective leaders are often the most humble. If you aspire to leadership in your career, or you want to be a better leader – take note…