New SHRM CEO Johnny C. Taylor Ready for His Conference Debut

The Society for Human Resource Management’s new leader will make his inaugural speech before some 16,000 HR practitioners as SHRM’s annual conference kicks off in Chicago June 17.

With SHRM 2018 in Chicago rapidly approaching, Johnny C. Taylor is prepared to take on his new challenge as the HR association’s new CEO. Taylor sat down with Workforce Editorial Director Rick Bell in SHRM’s offices in Alexandria, Virginia, to offer his thoughts and hopes for the HR profession as well as what he hopes attendees will take away from the conference.

Video production: Andrew Kennedy Lewis.

Reporter: Rick Bell

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