HR Mavericks

HR Maverick

Monica Mahoney

Monica Mahoney

Monica is a newly hired HR DOO for a small start-up in the tech industry. She has worked in the HR field for about 5 years in the private sector and served for 11 years in the US Army as a HR Manager. She is eager to learn from her peers and excited to share her knowledge as well.

What words of advice and encouragement would you give to someone just starting out in HR?

Be kind. Listen well. Don't beat yourself up for not knowing everything about HR right away. Find a mentor, if possible or connect with a peer to bounce ideas off of or vent to.