We are a community of HR rebels who believe in the power of human centered design to help solve our most pressing workplace challenges.

hr.hackathon designer

hr.hackathon events are the brain-child of Nicole Dessain, CEO of talent.imperative inc and President of DisruptHR Chicago. These events are aimed at building confidence in design thinking while participants ideate around a common workplace challenge.


hr.hackathon events have inspired more than 200 HR professionals in Chicago.

And now they are coming to a city near you!



Let’s hack some HR! Join the movement.


Need inspiration? We have ideas galore!


Laugh. Ideate. Learn from your peers.