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[Excerpt] Last week, Archer Daniels Midland Company SVP of HR Michael D’Ambrose spoke at Cornell University’s ILR School to professor Lisa Dragoni’s introductory class on HR management. In a presentation titled “HR Heroes: The Impact of Effective HR,” D’Ambrose contended that HR is a “heroic” profession that merits increased consideration, especially among the rising generation.


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DeGraff, J. E. (2010, September 6). A heroic profession. Cornell HR Review. Retrieved [insert date] from Cornell University, ILR School site:

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