We are a creative HR services firm devoted to transformation. It's easy to appreciate the skill, talent, constant practice and fine-tuning that it takes to be an artist or a part of the performing arts. The same can be said in business - there is an art to enhancing performance. Sometimes you need a fresh, new, creative direction.  Let us help you create your organizational or individual masterpiece.

Think of us as your Creative Director!

Nutec retained MaryRose to provide onsite services to revamp our HR process. During this time, she embraced our culture and immersed herself in the firm to truly understand our needs and business direction. Her knowledge and professionalism have been valuable to our organization.

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Samm challenge me to go beyond the surface in every facet of my life. As a result, I am more self-aware of my feelings, my behaviors and my energy. In working with her I have rediscovered my authentic voice.

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Upcoming Events

Photo Album Process: A Points of You™ Workshop

Date: August 21, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Location: Leadership Arts Associates

Photo Album Process: A Points of You™ Workshop

Each of us has a story. We wake up with it in the morning, and usually, without noticing, it walks with us throughout the day. Our story is present everywhere. In the variety of our relationships, in our ambitions, in our actions. It is what we tell about life and our reality. It is what we tell about ourselves to ourselves and to others.

This workshop gives us the opportunity to tell our story from different points of view. This is a fascinating process of searching, which travels through images, words, flips over, divides, connects and plays with the different parts of our story – it makes us look at it from a new place and discover surprising insights.

Preregistration is required.

Architecture of Man: August Forum

Date: August 25, 2018

Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Leadership Arts Associates

Architecture of Man: August Forum

What template of masculinity did you receive and who gave it to you? What parts of that template make you uncomfortable? Which do you embrace wholeheartedly?

The Architecture of Man events are created to gather with other men who what to design their distinct architecture of masculinity.

We hope these events will foster a movement where men can brave vulnerability and share their collective wisdom in how they are dismantling deeply ingrained concepts of “being a man” and rendering a new definition.

PA SHRM 2018 State Conference

Start date: September 20, 2018

End date: September 21, 2018

Location: The Penn Stater, State College, PA

PA SHRM 2018 State Conference

Breakout Session Topic: What’s Your HR Path and Power?

Facilitated with: Tony Hernandez, Reflective Wisdom

How did you get into HR? Did you choose the industry or did the industry choose you? Have you found yourself questioning and taking stock of the triumphs and challenges you’ve encountered along the way? Which ones stand out to you and why? Come to this session to take the Individual Integrity Scan by exploring the 5 Ps of Purpose, Passion, People, Power and Possibility. Discover how the 5 Ps are essential to being successful in Human Resources.

The 5 Ps from the book, From Heart to HRart by Samm Smeltzer will be introduced using storytelling and narrative. The Individual Integrity Scan will challenge participants to explore the 5Ps in relation to their practice as an HR professional. This scan will be completed using a highly engaging activity, facilitated through movement, imagery and reflective discussion. By the end of the session, participants will have identified where they are professional unbalanced and how to realign.

Hanover Area Human Resource Association Meeting

Date: September 26, 2018

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: Bay City Restaurant, Hanover, PA

Hanover Area Human Resource Association Meeting

Session Topic: Artfully Moving Mountains

Did you know there are tiny things called micro-inequities that can create BIG issues within your organization? They are subtle, typically unconscious and unintentional but have become known as the quiet discrimination. What do they do? They send messages of judgment without you even knowing. They also have the ability to pass these judgments on. And that? Creates a mountain of ill will and miscommunication.

In this eye-opening presentation, Samm shares the science behind these non-verbal queues that keep people disconnected. Micro-inequities are non-verbal conversations we have every day. By recognizing how these micro-inequities can manifest and increasing our awareness of our own, we can choose to make shifts that can transform these actions from disconnection to connection. From exclusionary to inclusive. From discriminatory to empowering.

SHRM Leadership Development Forum

Start date: October 2, 2018

End date: October 3, 2018

Location: Sheraton Boston

SHRM Leadership Development Forum

Breakout Session Topic: The HRart of Engagement: The 5P’s to Authenticity

A quick Google search on employee engagement generates an easy 3,010,000 results. That’s three million possible answers on how to or why to engage employees. What if I told you these three million resources mean nothing without genuine authenticity. This authenticity must be present in your organization and must be lived by your employees. Most importantly, it must be present within you.

As HR Professionals, we quickly get caught up in the messiness of office politics and workplace drama. We are tasked with initiatives typically daunting in nature and force ourselves to tackle obstacles head on to make them happen in an effort to prove our value and justify our desired seat at the table. What if this struggle could be lessened with a new perspective on purpose, passion, people, possibility, and power. These are the 5 P’s that makeup HRart and HRart is the root of organizational engagement. In this session, come discover what your HRart is saying. You will learn to:

  • Explore the significance of exposing your personal Purpose, Passion, People, Possibility, and Power.
  • Discuss the connection between the 5P’s and your ability to build the necessary relationships within an organization to manifest a cultural change.
  • Identify who you are authentically, as an HR Practitioner, by creating your HRart statement of integrity.