Getting the C-Suite's Attention: Seven Strategies to Transform from HR Leader to Business Leader

SHRM 2015 Annual Conference
You will learn seven high-impact areas where you can add significant value and achieve recognition for contributions to your organization's strategic plan.

A business leader's strategic importance is never measured by their position on the organization chart but by results. The key to getting the C-suite's attention is to translate critical HR responsibilities to the bottom-line and quantify results. McClure will show you who to: · Take a long-term, big picture approach to HR by developing and aligning HR's strategic plan with the our organization's strategic plan. · Solve business problems through the effective use of people strategies and develop and utilize business metrics to measure the achievement of your organization's strategic goals and objectives. · Become an active and effective business leader who can directly impact major business initiatives by establishing strategic relationships with key individuals in the organization to influence organizational decision-making.

Date(s) & Time(s): 
Monday, June 29, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

Jennifer McClure


Jennifer McClure is an entrepreneur, keynote speaker, and high-performance coach who works with leaders to leverage their influence, increase their impact, and accelerate results.

Frequently recognized as a global influencer and expert on the future of work, strategic leadership and innovative people strategies, Jennifer has decades of in-the-trenches leadership and executive experience working in and with startups, privately held companies, and Fortune 500 organizations in a variety of industries.

As a top-rated keynote speaker, Jennifer has shared her insights with thousands of leaders at conferences and corporate events around the world. Clients include Procter & Gamble, General Electric, IBM, SAP, Bloomberg, Charles Schwab, Stryker, LinkedIn, Notre Dame University, Society for Human Resource Management, Association for Legal Administrators, and Association for Talent Development.

In her informative and entertaining keynote programs and workshops, she shares a blend of research, best practices, case studies and storytelling which leaves audience members inspired and motivated to take action when they return to work.

Jennifer is also the Chief Excitement Officer of DisruptHR, a global community designed to move the collective thinking forward when it comes to talent in the workplace, and she hosts a weekly podcast – Impact Makers with Jennifer McClure – sharing conversations with practitioners, entrepreneurs, authors and speakers who are changing the world while building careers that they love, and lives that matter.

Westgate Ballroom A
Amount of Credit: 
Credit Type: 
Business Credit
Session Type: 
Concurrent Session
Leadership & Navigation
Business Acumen
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