The Small Business Safari

113: HR Usually Sucks…but It Doesn’t Have To | Wendy Sellers

Wendy Sellers, The HRlady, joined the guys on this episode to give the NO NONSENSE scoop on how human resources is more important than business owners realize. Wendy tells us it should be looked at from a marketing perspective. HR can be an important part of setting up and running a solid company with a great culture. She doesn’t care if you have 5 employees or 500, we all go through cycles of HR needs and figuring out how to stay in compliance BUT also thrive as a business! Did you know our amazing voices can go beyond just the microphone? Yes, we have video! Subscribe to our YouTube channel here!


Wendy’s Links:

•  Website | 

•  LinkedIn | @wendythehrlady

•  Wendy’s Book | Suck It Up Buttercup



(08:36) – Navigating HR and Social Media

(16:23) – Leadership Challenges with HR

(27:22) – Interviewing Etiquette and Hiring Tips

(40:38) – Letting Go, RV Adventures, Customer Service


Previous guests on The Small Business Safari include Amy Lyle, Ben Alexander, Joseph Sission, Jonathan Ellis, Brad Dell, Chris Hanks, C.T. Emerson, Chad Brown, Tracy Moore, Wayne Sherger, David Raymond, Paul Redman, Gabby Meteor, Ryan Dement, Barbara Heil Sonneck, Bryan John, Tom Defore, Rusty Clifton, Duane Johns, Beth Miller, Jason Sleeman, Andy Suggs, Chris Michel, Jon Ostenson, Tommy Breedlove, Rocky Lalvani, Amanda Griffey, Spencer Powell, Joe Perrone, David Lupberger, Duane C. Barney, Dave Moerman, Jim Ryerson, Al Mishkoff, Scott Specker, Mike Claudio and more!


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