HR Business Leader

Human Resource Leaders: Enhancing Your Business Impact

Course Dates Fall 2021, TBD

Enhance your business impact as a human resources leader. Learn how to collaborate as an advisor, build your influence, and develop business acumen to drive results. 

Program Details

In Person: Minneapolis, MN

About This Program

Course Dates Fall 2021, TBD

This course helps human resources professionals enhance their business impact and drive results. You’ll learn how leverage your capacity as a strategic advisor, build your influence, and develop business acumen. 

You will gain clarity on business needs and understand opportunities where human resources can strategically impact growth. You will develop your understanding of key business metrics and the compensation drivers that business leaders weigh during decision-making. You’ll also learn how to develop consulting skills and influence to help build trust and strengthen relationships with business leaders. At the end of the course, you will develop a personal action plan to help you leverage your strengths to address your organization’s specific business needs. 

Program Contact
Contact Carol Roecklein


  • Mid-to-Senior Level HR Professionals
  • HR professionals seeking to improve strategic business partnerships

Key Benefits

  • Shift your mindset to view strategic initiatives through the lens of your business leaders.
  • Learn to use basic financial statements and key business metrics 
  • Build your influence skills to advise business leaders on the initiatives you're championing
  • Self-monitor, clarify and modify your consulting strategy with business leaders.
  • Develop a personal action plan unique to you and your business needs.

Additional Course Details

Day 1
Understand and Think Like a Business Unit Leader
Drivers of Business Decisions, Value, and Compensation
Day 2
Key to Success: Your Professional Network
High Impact Influence Skills
Consulting Skills: Building Your Consulting Approach | Action Plan
Diane Selleck
Carlson Executive Educators Network
Helen Moser
Senior Lecturer, Finance
Mary Zellmer-Bruhn
Professor, Department of Work and Organizations

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