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FreqUently Asked questions (FAQ's)

 Here is a list of our frequently asked questions about HR Mentor Academy. 

Welcome! I am Alisa Charles, Founder and Chief HR Mentor at HR Mentor Academy. The following frequently asked questions will provide you with information about who we are. You are also welcome to contact us at

Alisa Charles, MSHR, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, 

What is HR Mentor Academy?

Great question! HR Mentor Academy is a company that partners with HR professionals and students to help them to succeed in Human Resources.  This is accomplished with specialized HR training, mentoring and coaching programs that can help to achieve greater purpose, results and recognition in Human Resources. It was founded in 2019 by Alisa Charles, author of “Successful Mentoring in HR” and “90 New Employee Orientation Ideas for HR Professionals”. 

Alisa is a certified HR professional (SPHR, SHRM-SCP) who has enjoys partnering with employees and leaders for over 20 years in various HR roles. She began her HR career while in college working in the Student Employment Office where she worked with fellow students with job placement, resume writing and interview skills. Since then, she has spent over 20 years working in several Human Resources roles with multi-site responsibilities for large organizations. In area, regional, and divisional HR leadership roles, she has had the pleasure of coaching and mentoring HR professionals across the country which she truly enjoys.

In addition to her HR background, she is also a Certified Personal and Executive Coach and enjoys helping others achieve their goals.

Who is HR Mentor Mentor Academy For?

We work directly with 1) individuals who are in school in a Human Resources program; 2) early career HR professionals 3) emerging HR leaders and 4) HR professionals interested in mentoring others in HR. 

What Programs Do You Offer?

HR Mentor Academy develops HR training, coaching and mentoring programs for HR professionals and students. 

How Do I Get Started?

You can get started with our free HR Guide, “5 Tips for HR Career Success” available here. You can also email us at contact@hrmentoracademy to schedule a time to connect. This way we can learn more about you, where you are in your HR journey and how we can assist.