Elizabeth Fuss Arnott, SPHR  I have been working in Human Resources for 19 years. Since 2011, I have been certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR).  I have a BA in English and a Master of Jurisprudence in Labor and Employment Law from Tulane Law School. I live in the Pacific Northwest with my husband Luke. I write about HR, non-profits, the art of managing people and Neurodiversity in the workplace. I'm available for consulting remotely and in the Portland, OR area. Please email me at for more information. 

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When Your Employee Asks Too Many Questions

You're leading a staff meeting, rolling out a new protocol. Before you are done explaining the new protocol, John's hand shoots up. "I...

The Benefits of a Neurodiverse Culture

One of the things I love about working in human resources is seeing how different people operate, think and solve problems. It's pretty...

What is Neurodiversity?

You may have heard it buzzing around the business world lately. Neurodiversity. Diversity in thought, right? Yes. But it's more than...