Updated for 2020
There are few better ways to improve your recruiting than by learning from industry leaders. Whether it’s reading quick nuggets of information on Twitter or sitting down with a 300-page book, learning from people who have been there and done it is a must if you want to make the most of your career — and your organization’s current HR efforts.
Thought-provoking, actionable insights await when you set aside time to read anything the 29 Silicon Valley CHROs below write.
Leanne Bernhardt, CHRO at SaaS company Xactly, is an experienced people-management practitioner with a wealth of knowledge gleaned in the SaaS and hardware industries. Bernhardt is committed to developing women leaders, championing their personal and professional development. At Xactly, Bernhardt oversees all HR functions, community outreach initiatives, and growing diversity and inclusion practices.
In addition to her role, Bernhardt serves as an advisor to the executive team and board of directors compensation committee.
Laszlo Bock is one of the most influential, respected, and well-known HR professional Silicon Valley has ever produced. He built and led the HR division of Google for 10 years, during which time Google was named among the best companies