Wednesday, April 1, 2009
On the Cutting Edge
The Cutting Edge of HR
I am attending the annual day long meeting "On the Cutting Edge" presented by the Suncoast Human Resource Management Association (SHRMA) of Pinellas County Florida. This is always a great conference and I am looking forward to seeing colleagues.
Here is what I will be hearing about today and who is presenting. The event is taking place at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort in St. Pete.
Doug Hardy presents "Finding Keepers"
The global leader in providing businesses with hiring solutions, Monster has created a groundbreaking system for recruiting and retaining employees.
Finding Keepers shows companies how to produce a brand experience that attracts employees motivated by the company's mission, fulfilled by the work they will do, and empowered to expand company growth and profit.
Charles Pascual presents "Compensation & Benefits: Weathering the Storm"
How do human resource professionals weather the storm when the economy and business outlook puts the squeeze on pay and benefits programs?
How to keep employees motivated and engaged? What to do about top performers who might be flight risks?
Does the environment present competitive opportunities to capitalize upon? We will review methods and techniques for addressing these challenges and getting through the storm.
William Grob presents "Legislative Update"
2009 is shaping up to be a landmark year for employment legislation. Bill Grob, SHRMA’s Legislative Chair will provide a comprehensive update on several of the new laws and pending legislation that HR professionals need to be aware of.
Ann Rhoades presents "Empower your people"
Join Ann Rhoades, formerly with Southwest Airlines and Jet Blue Airlines, to explore HR’s role in creating cultures focused on delivering outstanding service.