Lashonda works in Talent Acquisition at Shopify, where she helps to fulfill the mission of making commerce better for everyone. In this role, she sources candidates for senior engineering roles in a variety of disciplines. When she isn’t working, Lashonda loves to spend time reading, enjoying family time, or expanding her knowledge of all things HR.
What words of advice and encouragement would you give to someone just starting out in HR?
Be persistent and always ready to skill up. Connect with a great mentor that can help you grow, provide feedback and be a sounding board.