Upcoming Events for GVFHRA
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Monday, January 22, 2018 | GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting
Thursday, February 01, 2018 | 2018 – The Recruiting Landscape
Monday, February 05, 2018 | GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 | The Art and Science of Hiring the Right Person
Thursday, March 01, 2018 | The Potential Trouble Zone: How To Manage the Intersection of ADA/FMLA
Monday, March 05, 2018 | GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 | Code Blue: How to Resuscitate Your Multigenerational Workforce
Monday, April 02, 2018 | GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 | Legally Happy – How to Legally Inspire a Happy Workforce
Monday, May 07, 2018 | GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 | Employee Surveys Don’t have to be Scary
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 | 2018 HR Person Awards Dinner
Monday, June 04, 2018 | GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

Monday, January 22, 2018 5:30 pm to 7:15 pm
GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

GVFHRA Career Management & Transition Group Meeting

Interviewing – It’s Harder on the Other Side of the Table

Many HR professionals have spent hours interviewing candidates throughout their careers, yet that interviewing experience doesn’t automatically translate into being a good interviewee. We’ll hear from two of the areas most respected human resources professionals about their experiences interviewing both HR and non-HR professionals. They’ll share the good, the bad, and the occasional ugly they’ve witnessed from candidates over the years while also sharing some of their trade secrets to help attendees stand out during the interview process.

Presenters:  

Melissa Landsmann, AVP Human Resources, National Philanthropic Trust

Melissa is a strategic human resource leader with strong skills and experience gained from cutting-edge organizations including financial services consulting companies, DaimlerChrysler, Aetna, MEI, Firstrust Bank, Unisys as well as unique cultures such as Cirque du Soleil. Strength in all aspects relating to the human capital of an organization including employee relations, change management, performance management coaching/counseling, training, relationship-building at all levels within an organization and overall motivational management. https://www.linkedin.com/in/melissalandsmannsphr

 Dave Forbes, Recruiting Manager, Berkadia

Dave is a recruiting manager with experience in full life cycle recruitment in nearly all corporate functions in a diverse array of industries. Dave has experience with nearly every aspect of Talent Acquisition including Life-Cycle Recruitment at all levels within an organization. Dave is a consultative Talent Acquisition professional with the ability to adapt to rapidly changing environments, implement project plans and strategy, and partner with hiring managers and business owners to empower them to make the best possible hiring decisions. https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidsforbes

 Please join us for this highly participatory roundtable discussion.

Please register in advance at: www.gvfhra.org


Date: Monday, January 22, 2018 
Time:
5:30 to 7:15 PM
Location:
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Arborcrest Corporate Campus
Hillcrest II
721 Arbor Way, Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Cost: no charge

Who is invited to attend: active GVFHRA chapter members in-transition or preparing to explore the labor market.  Prospective chapter members are also invited to attend these meetings.

(Please note GPS does not register this address; Google Maps does.  This Corporate Campus entrance is at intersection of Township Line Rd and Union Meeting Rd in Blue Bell ¨C just a couple blocks from Blue Bell Post Office.)


 

Location
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Blue Bell PA 19422
Door to door directions

Thursday, February 01, 2018 7:30 AM
2018 – The Recruiting Landscape
Approved for 1.25 SHRM PDC's and HRCI Credits
Speaker(s): Annie Ramadan

2018 – The Recruiting Landscape
 Annie Ramadan 
Crowne Plaza Breakfast
Breakfast Begins at 7:30 AM-Presentation starts at 8 AM

 Attracting qualified talent is hard. Candidates and employers desires do not always match. This presentation will set proper expectations for all phases of the recruiting process by presenting data in an informative and “take-action” method. There will be interactive surveys and trivia to bring data to life. At the end of each topic discussed, we are hoping for an a-ha moment that will have everyone taking notes to make data into a reality for their hiring organization. 

 Speaker- Annie Ramadan is a National Account Executive at CareerBuilder and has been working in this role for the past 5 years. Annie works with large enterprise clients, with headquarters in the Pennsylvania/Ohio region, helping them develop strategies and programs to drive the right talent into the organization. She is passionate about delivering a strong ROI on CareerBuilder solutions and analyzing data to proactively make recommendations and pivot solutions. Annie graduated Magna Cum Laude from Penn State University with a double major in Psychology and Advertising/Public Relations. She currently resides in Wayne, PA with her husband and 2 daughters. When not working, Annie enjoys running and has competed in 9 marathons.

 


Global Employment Solutions

Online Payment Pricing
GVFHRA members $30.00
Non Members $50.00
Student Pricing $20.00

Reserve Only Pricing
GVFHRA members $35.00
Non Members $55.00
Location
Crowne Plaza
King of Prussia PA 19406
Door to door directions

Monday, February 05, 2018 5:30 to 7:00 PM
GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

GVFHRA Career Management & Transition Group Meeting

Please register in advance at: www.gvfhra.org


Date: Monday, February 5, 2018 
Time: 
5:30 to 7:00 PM
Location: 
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Arborcrest Corporate Campus
Hillcrest II
721 Arbor Way, Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Cost: no charge

Who is invited to attend: active GVFHRA chapter members in-transition or preparing to explore the labor market.  Prospective chapter members are also invited to attend these meetings.

(Please note GPS does not register this address; Google Maps does.  This Corporate Campus entrance is at intersection of Township Line Rd and Union Meeting Rd in Blue Bell ¨C just a couple blocks from Blue Bell Post Office.)


 

Location
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Blue Bell PA 19422
Door to door directions

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 5:30 PM
The Art and Science of Hiring the Right Person
Approved for 1.25 SHRM and HRCI Credits
Speaker(s): Dana Riker Jackson

The Art and Science of Hiring the Right Person
Tuesday, February 20
5:30 PM-Crowne Plaza 


 We all know that there is a war on for talent. How do we know if we have the Right person for the Right job? How do we reduce the Risk of choosing the wrong person, and how do we help our Managers to make the Right choice. Attendees will walk away with techniques they can implement immediately to make the hiring and boarding processes easier, more full proof and less Risky. You will learn how to save a lot of time and headaches you experience when that person you thought was perfect, you find out either during the onboarding process or shortly thereafter is not.

Speaker:

Dana Riker Jackson has been an entrepreneur and leader of businesses since 1994, when she bought, owned and operated a plastic fabrication business. In 1997, she started Riker Opportunity Institute, Inc., an organizational development business that has been working with CEO’s and HR Professionals over the past 20 years to develop high performing Leaders, Teams and Cultures. Dana is passionate and skilled at bringing out the best in people and organizations. She has helped companies across all industries, ranging in size from privately owned small businesses to Fortune 500 companies; including nonprofits and Educational Institutions.

The outcomes of her work have been to increase customer satisfaction scores, annual revenues, productivity and efficiency.

Many of the organizations Dana has worked with have experienced double-digit growth as a result of her organizational/leadership development and team building work. In 2013, Dana was the recipient of the international Athena Award given to women in recognition for their excellence in business, leadership and service to their communities. In 2016 she was among the top finalists for the Delaware Valley HR Consultant of the Year Award.



 

Online Payment Pricing
GVFHRA members $30.00
Non Members $50.00
Student Pricing $20.00

Reserve Only Pricing
GVFHRA members $35.00
Non Members $55.00
Location
Crowne Plaza
King of Prussia PA 19406
Door to door directions

Thursday, March 01, 2018 7:30 AM
The Potential Trouble Zone: How To Manage the Intersection of ADA/FMLA
Approved for 1.25 SHRM PDC's and HRCI Credits
Speaker(s): Julie Kinkopf, Esq. and Sherri Dougherty, Esq.

The Potential Trouble Zone: How To Manage the Intersection of ADA/FMLA
March Breakfast
Crowne Plaza, King of Prussia
Breakfast starts at 7:30 AM and Program at 8:00 AM
Approved for 1.25 SHRM PDC's and HRCI Credits 

This program will look at how to manage all aspects of workers injured on the job, using real world examples of from the presenters’ years of counseling clients on these complex issues.  It’s not enough to know what Workers’ Compensation requires.  You must be able to understand the how all of the applicable statutes are implicated and how to protect your organization. Julie and Sherri’s experience allows them to present real-world examples of workplace situations that involve ADA and FMLA.  Their interactive program will allow participants to fully understand how to use this information in real-world situations. The format will be a PowerPoint presentation followed by interactive exercises and specific examples applying best practices with regard to FMLA and ADA.

Speakers:

Julie Kinkopf is a Partner in the Employment Practice Group at the law firm, Weber Gallagher. Julie advises clients on all aspects of employment law including,  employment policies and procedures, compliance with federal, state and local laws relating to employment, employee hiring, discipline and termination, resolution of post-employment disputes, wage and hour compliance, protection of trade secrets, drafting and enforcing non-competition agreements and human resources audits. She is a former General Counsel and has extensive experience representing businesses in court cases involving employment matters.

Sherri Dougherty is a Partner in the Workers’ Compensation Practice Group at the law firm Weber Gallagher.  She represents insurance carriers and self-insured employers in workers’ compensation matters in Pennsylvania.  She appears before workers’ compensation judges, the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board and Commonwealth Court. Her clients include manufacturing plants, staffing agencies, home healthcare agencies and hospitals. Sherri also provides counsel on potential claims, minimizing the costs of claims not in litigation and the settlement value of claims.


 

Online Payment Pricing
GVFHRA members $30.00
Non Members $50.00
Student Pricing $20.00

Reserve Only Pricing
GVFHRA members $35.00
Non Members $55.00
Location
Crowne Plaza
King of Prussia PA 19406
Door to door directions

Monday, March 05, 2018 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

GVFHRA Career Management & Transition Group Meeting

Please register in advance at: www.gvfhra.org


Date: Monday, March 5, 2018 
Time: 
5:30 to 7:00 PM
Location: 
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Arborcrest Corporate Campus
Hillcrest II
721 Arbor Way, Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Cost: no charge

Who is invited to attend: active GVFHRA chapter members in-transition or preparing to explore the labor market.  Prospective chapter members are also invited to attend these meetings.

(Please note GPS does not register this address; Google Maps does.  This Corporate Campus entrance is at intersection of Township Line Rd and Union Meeting Rd in Blue Bell ¨C just a couple blocks from Blue Bell Post Office.)


 

Location
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Blue Bell PA 19422
Door to door directions

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 5:30 PM
Code Blue: How to Resuscitate Your Multigenerational Workforce
SHRM PDC's and HRCI Credits Pending
Speaker(s): Krishna Powell

Code Blue: How to Resuscitate Your Multigenerational Workforce
March 20 Dinner
Crowne Plaza-5:30 PM

Often times HR Leaders are the emergency responders charged with resuscitating their workforce.  Their executive team is calling code BLUE as they watch employees and profits dwindle away. This workshop will show HR Leaders how to breathe new life into their organization while simultaneously improving their bottom line.  

Speaker:  Krishna Powell is a leading subject matter expert on Managing a Multi-Generational workforce and restoring sanity to the workplace.  Krishna has worked extensively with leaders and their employees in universities, corporations and various job placement and career development programs.  Over her 20-year career, she has traveled the world extensively managing the HR/Talent Management function in various Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States, France, China and Singapore.  


 

Online Payment Pricing
GVFHRA members $30.00
Non Members $50.00
Student Pricing $20.00

Reserve Only Pricing
GVFHRA members $35.00
Non Members $55.00
Location
Crowne Plaza
King of Prussia PA 19406
Door to door directions

Monday, April 02, 2018 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

GVFHRA Career Management & Transition Group Meeting

Please register in advance at: www.gvfhra.org


Date: Monday, April 2, 2018 
Time: 
5:30 to 7:00 PM
Location: 
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Arborcrest Corporate Campus
Hillcrest II
721 Arbor Way, Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Cost: no charge

Who is invited to attend: active GVFHRA chapter members in-transition or preparing to explore the labor market.  Prospective chapter members are also invited to attend these meetings.

(Please note GPS does not register this address; Google Maps does.  This Corporate Campus entrance is at intersection of Township Line Rd and Union Meeting Rd in Blue Bell ¨C just a couple blocks from Blue Bell Post Office.)


 

Location
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Blue Bell PA 19422
Door to door directions

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 5:30 PM
Legally Happy – How to Legally Inspire a Happy Workforce
SHRM PDC's and HRCI Credits Pending
Speaker(s): Keely Collins

More Information Coming Soon!!
 

Online Payment Pricing
GVFHRA members $30.00
Non Members $50.00
Student Pricing $20.00

Reserve Only Pricing
GVFHRA members $35.00
Non Members $55.00
Location
Crowne Plaza
King of Prussia PA 19406
Door to door directions

Monday, May 07, 2018 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

GVFHRA Career Management & Transition Group Meeting

Please register in advance at: www.gvfhra.org


Date: Monday, May 7, 2018 
Time: 
5:30 to 7:00 PM
Location: 
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Arborcrest Corporate Campus
Hillcrest II
721 Arbor Way, Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Cost: no charge

Who is invited to attend: active GVFHRA chapter members in-transition or preparing to explore the labor market.  Prospective chapter members are also invited to attend these meetings.

(Please note GPS does not register this address; Google Maps does.  This Corporate Campus entrance is at intersection of Township Line Rd and Union Meeting Rd in Blue Bell ¨C just a couple blocks from Blue Bell Post Office.)


 

Location
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Blue Bell PA 19422
Door to door directions

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 5:30 PM
Employee Surveys Don’t have to be Scary
SHRM PDC's and HRCI Credits Pending
Speaker(s): Morreen Bayles & Christin Myers

More Information Coming Soon!!
 

Online Payment Pricing
GVFHRA members $30.00
Non Members $50.00
Student Pricing $20.00

Reserve Only Pricing
GVFHRA members $35.00
Non Members $55.00
Location
Crowne Plaza
King of Prussia PA 19406
Door to door directions

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
2018 HR Person Awards Dinner

About the Award:

The Delaware Valley HR Person of the Year Award was developed in 2001 to celebrate the Human Resources industry and to recognize those in the HR profession who exemplify outstanding achievement within our local human resources community. Help us celebrate our 18th year by attending the event that honors HR professionals and gives back to the Delaware Valley community. Regionally, we have approximately 5,000 HR professionals. Could you or someone you know be the next HR Person of the Year? Visit the website to nominate an individual who exemplifies outstanding achievements within the local HR community for one of the following awards: HR Person of the Year, HR Consultant of the Year, HR Rising Start of the Year. To learn more, visit our website www.HRPersonAward.org


 

The Delaware Valley HR Person of the Year Award is a joint effort between HR Association of Southern New Jersey, Chester County Human Resource Association, Delaware County SHRM, Delaware SHRM, Greater Valley Forge HR Association, Philadelphia SHRM, Tri-State HR Management Association chapters of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

Awards are given in the following categories:

•HR Person of the Year 

•HR Consultant of the Year

•HR Rising Star of the Year

Honoring Human Resource Professionals in the Delaware Valley for 18 Years!

 


Register on line at www.hrpersonaward.org

 

This event requires registration on a linked page. Please click the button below to go to there and register.

Monday, June 04, 2018 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
GVFHRA Career Management & HR Transition Group Meeting

GVFHRA Career Management & Transition Group Meeting

Please register in advance at: www.gvfhra.org


Date: Monday, June 4, 2018 
Time: 
5:30 to 7:00 PM
Location: 
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Arborcrest Corporate Campus
Hillcrest II
721 Arbor Way, Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Cost: no charge

Who is invited to attend: active GVFHRA chapter members in-transition or preparing to explore the labor market.  Prospective chapter members are also invited to attend these meetings.

(Please note GPS does not register this address; Google Maps does.  This Corporate Campus entrance is at intersection of Township Line Rd and Union Meeting Rd in Blue Bell ¨C just a couple blocks from Blue Bell Post Office.)


 

Location
CCI Consulting Corporate Office
Blue Bell PA 19422
Door to door directions





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