"Alive, enthusiastic, riveting, realistic and knowledgeable"

is what Arlene's audiences say about her engaging keynotes, training and seminars on managing our human resources - our people, our practices and our selves.

Arlene Vernon, MEd, MBA, PHR shares over 30 years of human resource expertise with her audiences and consulting clients. She brings the hands-on credibility your people want to see, hear and implement.

From 18+ years of big business, corporate HR experience in retail, insurance, high tech, and higher education to 17+ years as a small business owner, speaker and consultant for a diverse group of small and medium-sized organizations, you know you're getting a true HRxpert.

Her strategies for enhancing self-management and people-management are do-able and motivating. Arlene knows what small business owners and managers experience every day with their people.

Benefit from Arlene's MBA (Master of Business Administration) in organizational behavior and her MEd (Master of Education) in counseling, both from Boston University.

Add to that her PHR (Professional of Human Resources) certification from the Society of Human Resource Management.

And you've got a person who is both a studied and practiced authority in human resources and human relations. Someone who has not only walked her talk - but now puts those words to music!

Working in Concert with Her Clients
Arlene approaches each program or project with her custom-tailored, personal signature.

Applying her knowledge and experience working with clients from a variety of industries, Arlene can swiftly grasp your organization's key issues and create results that target your specific needs.

An established writer and expert in human resource topics, Arlene wrote the book, Effective Hiring and ADA Compliance, published by American Management Association (AMACOM).

Frequently Quoted
Arlene's comments and quotes appear business publications across the country as well as on the Internet.

Examples include: USA TODAY, Entrepreneur Magazine, SHRM.org, Wall Street Journal's wsj.com, Inc. Magazine, Star Tribune, Associated Press, and more.

Professional Memberships
National Speakers Association, 1996 - Present

National Speakers Association - Minnesota Chapter, 1996 - Present

National Association of Women Business Owners, 2002 - Present

Society of Human Resource Management, 1992 - Present

Leadership Roles
Some examples of Arlene's volunteer activities include:

Membership Committee, National Assn of Women Business Owners, 2004-2005
President Council Chair, National Speakers Association 2000 - 2003
President, National Speakers Association - Minnesota, 2001 - 2002
Board Member, National Speakers Association - Minnesota, 1998 - 2003
Board Member, Twin Cities Human Resource Association
Founder, Eden Prairie Women's Network, Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce
Co-founder, Human Resource Consultants Network, Minneapolis

Special Recognition
Arlene has been honored by the following associations:

Wise Woman Award, National Association of Women Business Owners, 2005
Mark LeBlanc Long Term Achievement Award, National Speakers Association - Minnesota, 2004
Member of the Year, National Speakers Association - Minnesota, 1999
Next Level Award, National Speakers Association - Minnesota, 1997

For more information about bringing Arlene to your organization:
Contact Arlene at 952-996-0975 or Arlene@HRxcellence.com

Contact Arlene: 952-996-0975  Arlene@HRxcellence.com
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