How to Get a Seat at the Table

Southwest Washington SHRM presents:  How to Get a Seat at the Table


If you are looking to improve the visibility of your HR department and you, the HR professional, you’ll need to leverage your power and influence as well as your technical skills and political acumen.

This session will provide HR professionals with the tools they need identify their own sources of power and influence and give them advice and techniques to grow them.  Additionally, we’ll look at ways to navigate organizational politics to put the HR department at “the table.”

This program is valid for 1.0 PDCs for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP



Mack Munro is Founder and CEO of Boss Builders and is an experienced speaker, consultant, and coach who has worked with executive and management teams in companies of all types, sizes, and industries.      He is the author of How to Be a Great Boss.


He holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Leadership from Chapman University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management from Southern Illinois University He is a qualified facilitator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® and has also written and developed a number of personality and behavioral assessments and online tools.

Mack’s background is primarily in Healthcare, Manufacturing, Consulting, Information Technology, Entrepreneurship, Leadership & Management, and Marketing. His typical clients come from these areas.

Prior to starting his company, Mack created training and professional development programs at U.T. Medical Group, Inc. in Memphis, TN, Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, MD, and Contract Services Association of America in Arlington, VA. Mack has been an adjunct Professor of Business and Management at Vincennes University in Bremerton, WA and Crichton College in Memphis, TN. He a retired United States Navy dental technician who served tours in Australia, Guam, Long Beach, California, and Bremerton, Washington.

August 14, 2019
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Online Webinar

$10.00 Member

$15.00 Non Member