The HR Reality Show: Mistakes I’ve Made So You Don’t Have To

Thursday 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Session Description

Join Julie Develin, MSHRD, SHRM-SCP as she takes you through a tell all about lessons she learned from her experience leading HR during a time of disruption. She’ll share the employee engagement challenges she faced over 17+ years as a practitioner, mistakes made, and ways she overcame them through an interactive presentation. She talks about choices HR leaders make that can hold organizations back from reaching their strategic business objectives and achieving a winning workplace culture. Learn how to critically evaluate HR processes and identify opportunities for improvement in your employee experience within HR and in the broader organization.


Julie Develin MSHRD, SHRM-SCP

As a human capital management strategy consultant for Kronos, Julie Develin, MSHRD, SHRM-SCP, is well-versed in the impact of employee relations, workplace flexibility, and workforce development on business operations. An experienced senior HR leader, Develin works with organizations across the country on developing strategic workplace initiatives to enhance productivity, improve communication, and increase satisfaction across their workforce. Develin holds an M.S. in human resources development (HRD) from McDaniel College, where she continues to teach as an adjunct professor in the HRD and human services management programs, co-coordinates the HRD program, and advises students on career paths. Develin has been highly involved with SHRM and is a writer for the SHRM blog. She has served as secretary, vice president, president, and webmaster of her local chapter; now, she remains involved with the Maryland SHRM state council as its diversity and inclusion chair.