The HR Professor

The HR Professor

Teaching You How to Navigate the Workplace

About

Brenda Maday, M.S., has worked in the Human Resources field in different roles for over eighteen years. She has been an HR Generalist, Senior HR Generalist, and HR Manager in the manufacturing, contract manufacturing, machining, and non-profit health care industries. She has practiced all HR functions including talent acquisition, performance management, training, coaching, management, employee relations, benefits, and compensation. Brenda has a Bachelor’s degree in English from Northern Illinois University and a Master’s degree in Human Resources from Roosevelt University. She is originally from the Chicago area but currently resides in the Portland, OR area.

The purpose of this blog

My goal is to share tips and insights to help you become a better HR professional, employee and/or manager.

I hope to guide you through a variety of tricky, yet typical situations in the workplace. I'll provide insider information on topics you may be afraid to ask your HR representative or manager about.

Feel free to submit questions, feedback, comments, and topics you would like to learn about.

Thanks for reading!