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 250 Human Resources professionals in Chicago.

And now they are coming to a city near you!



Laugh. Ideate. Learn from your peers.



Let’s hack some HR! Join the movement.

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Need inspiration? We have ideas galore!