Presented By:


Upcoming Shows

Mar 24
Corey Perlman
Social Media Overload

Mar 31 – REPLAY
Alison Andrews
OMBody Health
2018 Workplace
Trends and Programs

Apr 7
Kristen Fyfe-Mills
Talent Development

Apr 14
Said Eastman
Jobs in the US
Changing World of Recruitment

Apr 21
Allyn Walker
Dale Carnegie Training
of Tennessee

Modern Leadership
Development Strategies

Apr 28
Steve Gerlach
Bernstein shur
Association Health
Care Plans

May 4
Dr. Gary Epler
Epler Health Inc.
Competing in Today’s
Business Environment

May 12 – REPLAY
Debra Weiss-Ford
Jackson Lewis LLC
Sexual Harassment
Goes Viral

May 19
David Blaydes
Retirement Planners Intl
I Just Lost My Job
Now What?



To Be A Guest

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Open Checkbook to ROI

Saturday, July 16, 2016 @ 10am

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Our Guest:

Joy Rothschild

Joy Rothschild
Chief HR Officer
Omni Hotels

Open Checkbook to ROI and What I Learned Along the Way –

Joy Rothschild, a 35-year associate who started in Omni’s Management Development Program, rejoined Omni Hotels & Resorts as senior vice president of human resources in January 1998. In 2002, the department was recast as Associate Services to formalize the company’s service commitment to the people who make Omni Hotels a success.

Rothschild serves on the Advisory Board for School of Hospitality Administration at Boston University, Hospitality Board of Governors for College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism, University of North Texas, and American Hotel & Lodging Association’s Labor and Human Resources committees.

Rothschild is a Hotel Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) GoldenBell Winner and a 1992 recipient of Omni Hotels & Resorts’ President’s Award for developing the Omni Service Champion employee recognition program and the Power of One® employee empowerment program.

4th Anniversary Show!

Saturday, July 9, 2016 @10am

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This week on the HR Power Hour we celebrate FOUR years on the air!

This special anniversary show will feature many of the moments and key guests that continues to make our show a great success. Like prior year’s anniversary shows, we have bloopers! These never before heard outtakes will have you chuckling throughout the hour. The HR Power Hour is educational but it can also be fun!

Thank you to all our listeners as without you the show’s success would not be possible. Also, thank you to the local, regional, national and now international guests that provide us so many tips and take-a-ways. So kick back, listen, enjoy, and learn.

Employee Engagement Trends – Replay

Saturday, July 2, 2016 @ 10am

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David Stearns
Dale Carnegie® Maine

Employee Engagement Trends –

Dave is CEO of Dale Carnegie® Maine — a training organization located in South Portland. Prior to joining Dale Carnegie Training, Dave held leadership positions for Nike and Exxon Corporation.

With over 30 years experience, Dave is a certified trainer of all of the Dale Carnegie® Courses.

In addition, Dave is an internationally certified Master Trainer for Dale Carnegie & Associates. As a master trainer, Dave has conducted dozens of training programs across the US, as well as events in Canada, Korea, Scotland, Mexico, Portugal, Greece, and Japan.

As well as on-going public programs, Dave has conducted customized training programs for local companies such as The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE), Martin’s Point Healthcare, WEX, Delhaize America (Hannaford), Gorham Savings Bank, Oakhurst Dairy and the University of New England.

Dave is a graduate of Maine Maritime Academy with a degree in engineering.

Ecigs, Unisex & Prayer: New Accommodations

Saturday, June 25, 2016 @10am

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Our Guest:

Bouchard-Torso-72-dpiBrian Bouchard
Employment Attorney
Sheehan Phinney Bass and Green

Ecigs, Unisex & Prayer: New Accommodations

Brian joined the firm in 2013 and is a member of the firm’s Litigation Group. Prior to joining the firm he was a judicial extern for the Honorable Jeffrey R. Howard at the First Circuit Court of Appeals and a judicial intern at Rockingham County Superior Court. Brian was a teaching assistant for Legal Writing I and II and Evidence and a research assistant for Professor Mitch Simon for “Limiting the Use of Expunged Offenses in Bar and Law School Admission Processes: A Case for Not Creating Unnecessary Problems”, published in the Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics, and Public Policy.


B.A., magna cum laude, Stonehill College
J.D., magna cum laude, University of New Hampshire School of Law


Brian was the recipient of the Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence and a member of the Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program. While at the University of New Hampshire School of Law he was the Managing Editor of IDEA: The Intellectual Property Law Review.

Memberships and Admissions

Brian is a member of the New Hampshire Bar Association and is admitted to practice in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.