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    Hot Topics in HR - Annual Lunch & Learn Half-Day Event

    Date: October 24, 2018, 12:00pm – 5:00pm
    Organizer:
    SKC-SHRM
    Location:
    2300 Ron Crockett Drive
    Auburn, WA 98001
    Price:
    The buffet lunch includes gluten-free and vegetarian options. 
    Event Type:
    Meeting
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    This year’s “Hot Topics in HR” features high-value presentations including:

    • Expert panel discussion regarding effective workforce training to promote diversity, inclusion, and cultural competency; and to achieve equity in the workforce.

    • How to get ready in 2019 for Washington’s Paid Family and Medical Leave Program effective in 2020 by the Employment Security Department.

    • And a dynamic keynote that has received rave reviews nationally on Four Habits to Radically Increase Productivity and Potential. 

    • As a bonus, attendees will receive a complimentary webinar in December with updates to Washington’s Paid FMLA.

    Can You Train Your Way to Workforce Equity?

    In the most successful organizations, Diversity, Inclusion, and Cultural Competency are core values. News events in the past year bring to mind the question of what is effective workforce training.  Does an all day, self-directed program work? What about traditional classroom work or non-traditional “training,” such as mentorship programs?  Indeed, training is just one part of a multifaceted effort when recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce. Given that one size that does not fit all, what guidelines and resources are available to help select effective training on these core values for your workplace? What are key points to consider when recommending a program to your business partners? Our expert panelists will help answer these questions, as well as share the do’s and don’ts of effective training and how to nest it in a larger, company -wide effort to create an equitable organization. 


    HR Credits

    This program, including the December webinar, has been preapproved for 4.5 SHRM recertification credits and has been submitted for HRCI recertification credits


    Registration

    Early Bird registration is only $75 for SKC SHRM members ($89 for non-SKC members), a savings of more than 15% over Regular registration rates! Early Bird ends September 15 and Regular registration ends October 8. South King County SHRM Chapter members who register during Early Bird will be entered to win a ticket to the Washington State SHRM Conference on March 8, 2019, in Seattle (a $525value!).  

    For complete information and registration click  https://2018skcshrm.eventbrite.com

     

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