Dawn Burke on the Future HR Professional


Dawn Burke’s HR and leadership career has spanned the last 20 years, most recently serving as VP of People for Birmingham, AL, award-winning technology company, Daxko. Before that she spent 10 years at one of the nation's largest direct mail organizations, MSpark, serving in a variety of HR leadership roles including Director of Recruiting and Director of HR. In today’s episode she talks about HR tech, leadership issues and the future of the HR professional.

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Whats new in your world of HR consulting?

  • What are some projects that you typically work on? Retention strategies...employee experience.

  • Can technology end recruiting bias?

  • Do you worry that HR becoming stretched too thin?

  • Article about HR Departments Among Least Digitally Advanced Says New Study

  • Have any of your clients have implemented text recruiting?....there were a lot of HR chatbots at HRtech this year.

  • Any employee engagement tools that caught your eye at HR tech?

  • The HR pro of the future...describe that person in 5 years.

This episode is sponsored by WorkHere.com and Emissary.ai.