4 episodes

Conversations for innovation driven HR professionals focused around technology, culture and professional development.

ElevateHR: The People Champion Podcast ElevateHR

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Conversations for innovation driven HR professionals focused around technology, culture and professional development.

    Automation and Decision Making In HR : Dickson Nyambori, Head Of Human Capital @ AutoXpress Ltd

    Automation and Decision Making In HR : Dickson Nyambori, Head Of Human Capital @ AutoXpress Ltd

    In this episode Dickson Nyambori extensively explores  the impact of automation and innovation in HR Strategy. He addresses the evolution of HR automation in Africa and the best practices when using digital solutions to improve HR processes.

    Dickson is Group Head of Human Capital at AutoXpress Ltd, Kenya and Advisor at Elevate HR. His years of experience at some of the biggest organisations in Kenya, such as Britam Insurance, Stanbic Kenya and many more, put him in the right position to clarify some pain points in HR automation and decision-making.

    This episode is powered by ElevateHR, The People Company, a HRM software company that builds tools to enable modern day companies to better support their employees.Enjoy!

    • 55 min
    People Champion: Saidi Juma, Country HR Manager @ GiveDirectly Kenya

    People Champion: Saidi Juma, Country HR Manager @ GiveDirectly Kenya

    In this episode, Saidi Juma draws from his experiences in talent management and shares key insights on how to build an effective talent acquisition and retention strategy. He also touches on fundamental elements that better the entire recruitment process.

    Saidi is currently the Country Human Resource Manager at GiveDirectly Kenya, an NGO that seeks to reshape the social sector by establishing cash as a benchmark with the ultimate aim of ending poverty.This episode is powered by SeamlessHQ, The People Company,  a HRM software company that builds tools to enable modern day companies better support their employees

    • 42 min
    People Champion: Lionel Oduol, People Operations Specialist at Busara Center for Behavioral Economics

    People Champion: Lionel Oduol, People Operations Specialist at Busara Center for Behavioral Economics

    In this episode, Lionel talks about how the pandemic has attributed to the evolution of their work culture and shares insights on some key pillars that one ought to consider when  establishing a robust company culture. He also shares tips on how to transform a dysfunctional  work culture. Lionel is a People Operations Specialist currently working at the Busara Centre for Behavioral Economics. His most recent experience includes work at Yusudi, where he developed and delivered workshops and training sessions to enhance youth employability, and edge performance, where he successfully closed out multiple senior recruitment projects across East Africa.

    This episode is powered by SeamlessHQ, The People Company,  a HRM software company that builds tools to enable modern day companies better support their employees.

    • 26 min
    People Champion: Desmond Mukolwe, Head of HR and Admin @ MKopa

    People Champion: Desmond Mukolwe, Head of HR and Admin @ MKopa

    In our inaugural episode, Desmond shares about his background in HR and the major global major shifts that are impacting the HR ecosystem.

    He also shares tips and nuggets on how to navigate the new world of work.

    Desmond has had vast experience in the HR space working for both startups, scale ups and corporates.
    Enjoy the conversation!


    SeamlessHQ is a HRM software company that builds tools to enable modern day companies to better support their employees

    • 41 min