S2 E4: The Good, the Great, the Exceptional—What Makes an HR Leader Great? with Adam Weber

Hebba Youssef
Hebba Youssef
September 27, 2023

What separates the good from the great HR leaders?

Adam Weber, host of HR Superstars and Chief Evangelist at 15five, has talked to thousands of HR leaders and in this episode he shares his observations about what characteristics make an HR leader exceptional.

From the importance of understanding the business to activating your managers, Adam shares what he’s learned and how you can deploy it tomorrow.


00:02:53 – What Separates Good HR Leaders from Great Ones?

00:04:45 – Improving Employee Departures

00:07:21 – Helping HR Leaders Overcome Obstacles

00:09:58 – Learning from HR Leaders: 5 Tips for Success

00:12:27 – The Traits of Courageous HR Leaders

00:24:08 – Key Metrics for HR Success

00:30:54 – The Impact of Managers on Employee Experience

00:38:51 – Improving Manager Activation in HR

00:42:27 – Revolutionizing Performance Management in HR

00:44:31 – Adam Weber Shares Insights on Strategic HR


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15Five is the performance management platform that drives business results and gives HR teams a complete solution to deliver high employee performance, engagement, and retention while improving manager effectiveness. 

Find out more about 15Five here.

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Hebba Youssef
Hebba Youssef