Organizational Psychology-LA Event on 10/8: OD & HR Careers: Internal vs. External Consulting

Organizational Psychology-LA Event on 10/8: OD & HR Careers: Internal vs. External Consulting

 

OD & HR Careers: Internal vs. External Consulting

  • What is the work like when you’re in a large company’s HR
    department or organization development (OD) function?
  • What does an external consultant do – either solo or at a large consulting firm?
  • ??How does the work differ across industries and how is it the same?

Hamed Naghshbandi, MA and Sohee Jun, PhD will discuss the experience of being an external consultant versus and internal consultant. They will paint a picture of what it’s like to work on projects that support data system implementations versus projects on the psychological side of human interventions in organizations. They will also discuss what it takes to move up to high levels in large organizations. Bring your questions.

Dr. Sohee Jun brings nearly 15 years’ of progressive experience in broad-based Organization Development and Learning and Development. Sohee has worked with a variety of industries including, Entertainment, Financial Services, and Engineering companies, supporting clients ranging from small start-up operations to multi-national Fortune 500 corporations. She earned her PhD in Organizational Psychology from Alliant International University. Currently, she is Executive Director of Organizational Development at Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies, a global entertainment firm

Hamed Nagshbandi, MA, brings project experiences encompassing broad-based and executive compensation design and programs, compensation policies and processes, and compensation technology assessment and implementation. Hamed worked to design, test, and implement SuccessFactors’ compensation module at multiple large global clients; He also has extensive experience with Kenexa Comp Analyst as a user for market pricing data and also from a client
implementation perspective. Hamed holds a masters in I.O. Psychology from Alliant International University. Currently, he is a Senior Consultant at Deloitte Consulting, LLC, a global consulting firm.

Date: October 8, 2015

Time: 6:00 – 6:30 pm | Community Meeting for Alliant OP Students
6:30 – 8:00 pm | Professional Practice Presentation and Discussion

(Light refreshments will be served)

Location: Alliant International University, LA Campus
1000 S. Fremont Ave. | Building B101 | Alhambra, CA 9180

 

rsvp: Shirley Nelson, snelson1@alliant.edu, alumni please RSVP to csppalumni@alliant.edu