In this highly insightful episode of our Talent and Growth Podcast, we are joined by Alicia Henriquez, a seasoned HR professional with a unique background in teaching and a knack for building HR functions from scratch. Alicia shares intriguing parallels between teaching and HR and details her strategies for fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) across all organizational facets.
With a firm belief in the crucial role of HR from a business’s early stages, Alicia shares her philosophy on making thoughtful investments in a People function and becoming better ‘students’ of our businesses. The discussion takes an interdisciplinary approach as we explore lessons HR can learn from commercial, sales, marketing, and engineering teams, providing a fresh perspective on people experience.
Enjoy this fun and innovative episode 😊