Human Resources Consultant and Human Resources Trainer

Our Services


Handbooks, hiring the right people, compliance with state and federal laws


We help your management staff in dealing with tough employee relations issues.


Ensure your supervisors have the skills required to perform their job competently and keep informed of pertinent HR laws.


Pathways to Success is your HR and training department and is only a phone call away.

In this day and age, having effective Human Resource practices is more important than ever. Keeping an eye on employment practices and having documentation to protect the business owner is a must. Making sure employee documentation is written and filed correctly and is available to the right parties is critical. Setting up correct systems to handle these issues is just one of many roles we play in assisting our customers. Pathways to Successprovides expert advice to companies in such areas as implementing and revising handbooks, hiring the right people for the job, and making sure  practices and procedures are in compliance with state and federal laws.

Additionally, Pathways to Success offers training for management staff on pertinent HR topics such as FMLA Compliance, Handling Workplace Investigations, Conducting Discipline and Terminations Legally, and Basic Supervision Skills.  See the Testimonials page for comments received from participants.  In short, Pathways to Success can be your HR and Training department and is only a phone call away.


Cheryl Marsden is certified by SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) as an SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources).  Cheryl has a B.A. in Business with an emphasis in Organizational Communications and a M.S. in Adult Education/Training and Development.

Cheryl has over 20 years of human resource experience, working with both Public and Private employers.  Her experience has been in health care, education, telecommunications and government.  She has negotiated labor contracts and been trained in Interest Based Bargaining by FMCS (Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service). Cheryl has travelled extensively across the United States offering public seminars on a variety of HR topics.

Cheryl was awarded the Competent Communicator Award by Toastmaster’s International and is also a member of NSA (National Speaker’s Association), ATD (Association for Talent Development) and the Tampa Christian Chamber of Commerce.  Cheryl volunteers for Dress for Success, Tampa Bay.  


Why use Pathways to Success?

So you can focus on other important aspects of your business while outsourcing your HR needs.  Let me do an HR audit and ensure you are in compliance with all state and federal laws and recommend ways to help your business run smoother. Let an HR professional with over twenty years of HR experience assist you today!  

Ready to start HR support?

Pathways to Success is your HR department

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