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How to Leverage Automation and AI in HR | Brigette McInnis-Day
Episode 1284th June 2024 • The HR L&D Podcast • Nick Day - JGA Payroll Recruitment
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Welcome back to the HR L&D Podcast, your go-to place for insights into Human Resources and Learning & Development trends. I'm your host, Nick Day, CEO of JGA Recruitment, a global HR recruitment firm. Today, we are joined by Bridgette McInnis-Day, Chief People Officer at UiPath, a leading automation and AI organisation. 

Brigette brings a wealth of experience from her time at tech giants Google and SAP. Now, she's at the forefront of shaping UiPath's talent acquisition and development strategies, as well as fostering a dynamic organisational culture.

Key Learnings:

  • A strong organisational culture is crucial for achieving business objectives. Engage culture teams and champions to maintain and evolve this culture.
  • Regularly assess and adapt your organization's values and behaviors to ensure they align with your mission and evolving work environment.
  • Implement programs like LEAP and People Unity Councils to support diversity, especially in tech roles, and meet diversity hiring goals.
  • Embrace automation and AI to streamline HR processes, increase efficiency, and boost employee engagement and satisfaction.
  • Seek sponsorship and mentorship, gain diverse experience by stepping outside traditional HR roles, and focus on building a people-first approach to succeed as an HR leader.

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Thanks for listening folks – I look forward to bringing you the next episode of the HR L&D Podcast real soon!




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