Shira Harrington, M.S.

S3-F The NextGen of D&I: It’s Not Your Grandfather’s Succession Plan Anymore!

About Shira Harrington, M.S.

Shira Harrington, Founder and President of Purposeful Hire, is a generational diversity expert, executive recruiter and career consultant. She brings her extensive research and her unique, ‘real world’ perspective of the world at work to bridge the perceived gaps between the generations and prepare executives for the coming labor shortage.

Shira has presented her generational findings to human resources professionals, staffs and association conferences. Shira is a contributing editor to “Motivating the Millennial Knowledge Worker.” She has been published in the monthly magazine of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, has been quoted in Federal Computer Weekly and has been profiled in the Washington Business Journal.

Shira plays an active role in the Washington, DC metropolitan human resources community. She is Past President of the Human Resources Leadership Forum; she was formerly the Vice President of Programs for the Human Resources Association of the National Capital Area. Shira earned her Masters in Public Relations, with a focus on employee communications, from the University of Maryland at College Park.

University of St. Thomas - Minnesota Opus College of Business