Meet the CIO
Get to know the Chief Innovations Officer and Founder of Talent Think Innovations, LLC, a multi-disciplinary management consulting firm founded in 2013. At Talent Think Innovations, we offer holistic, creative, practical, and sustainable solutions for businesses.
Janine Nicole Dennis
Janine is the Owner/Chief Innovations Officer for Talent Think Innovations, LLC, a business strategy and management consulting firm. Her career spans over fifteen years in HR, Talent Acquisition, and Talent Management that has taken her through the world of pharmaceuticals, K-12 education, technology, private equity, healthcare, performing arts, staffing, and R&D just to name a few sectors she has worked in. Janine is a dynamic speaker, entrepreneur, and an important and respected voice bringing both a human touch and business savvy to the companies and businesses she works with.
It is through the trials and tribulations of her career travels and her passion for Business, Technology, Digital Transformation, and Talent Management that she created Talent Think Innovations in January 2013. Her aim is to provide practical and sustainable solutions, programs, and strategies that are a catalyst for innovation. Through her work, she is using her experience to get businesses and individuals from surviving to thriving allowing them to succeed in an age of rapid transformation.
Janine doesn’t just preach innovation-she lives it. A globally-known figure in Human Resources and Business, she is a contributor for HRD Connect and Ultimate Software. Janine is a rare professional who isn’t afraid to tackle the obstacles and issues facing us as a society and global marketplace. She has been quoted by HBR, Thrive Global, Bustle, The Cut, Atlanta Black Star, Newsday, SHRM, USA Today and has been featured by Entrepreneur, Fast Company, Black Enterprise, and Ebony Magazines. In 2013, Ms. Dennis was also named one of the Top 100 Most Social Human Resources Experts on Twitter by Huffington Post and one of 50+ Unstoppable Women in HR Tech by Clear Company. Additionally, she was a part of the first-ever IBM + Purematter VIP Futurist Project. She also served as Project Manager for the revamp of IHRIM’s HRIP certification exam in 2019. The HRIP exam is designed to qualify HR Tech and HRIT professionals in competencies rooted in HR Technology’s best practices. Janine is currently in the process of transitioning her knowledge and work in HR to focus on both Future of Life and Total Wellness as well as sprouting a technology company that will address the challenges the differently-abled community has in becoming gainfully employed. She proves that humility, innovation, and practical thinking has value and is fast becoming the new business imperative.
Talent Think Innovations exists to evolve and humanize the ideologies, behaviors, and conventions that inform the way we work and live.
As the Founder/Chief Innovations Officer’s, it is my belief that we are on the precipice of “the next frontier” of humanity.
Talent Think Innovations is dedicated to working with businesses and individuals alike who seek a humanistic, future-forward approach to their most pressing challenges.
We accomplish this by ensuring our clients arm their businesses and human partners with the right resources, a zeal for creativity and innovation, aligned organizational roles and accountabilities, and sustainable solutions that focus on wellbeing resulting in more humane practices and healthier business environments.
Top 100 Most Social Human Resources Experts on Twitter
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"We are moving at an unsustainable pace in business currently. As such, we are going to have to take an integrative approach to figuring out how to have people live and work in a way that isn’t damaging to our societal fabric and individuals."
Janine Nicole Dennis, CIO