Tag: Winfrey

What HR Can Learn from Oprah Winfrey

It’s tough being an HR pro. You hear all the negatives. From the boss. From the C-Suite. From employees. From the parking lot attendant at the airport. Seems that anyone who has a beef in this world somehow can trace the cause back to poor HR practices, policies and people. At least that is what the blogosphere seems to say. I feel for ya….

Here's why Warren Buffett, Oprah Winfrey, and Bill Gates love to read

There is no formulaic, step-by-step process when it comes to achieving success.  However, there does seem to be one unifying trait that incredibly successful people share: they all read, a lot. In a recent LinkedIn post, Andrew Collins, CEO of Mailman Group, explored this commonality between Warren Buffett, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Gates, and other successful people. Collins highlights what three powerful billionaires have said about reading: …