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Live Blog Ask an Advisor Chat: California Medical Leave
November 1, 2017


Even stubborn organizations can change if HR professionals step up to be heard.



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October 31, 2017



On October 25, @shrmnextchat chatted with special guest Jennifer Benz – (@JenBenz) about Creating a Better Open Enrollment Experience.

October 25, 2017

On October 18, @shrmnextchat chatted with special guest Colmon Elridge @colmonelridge about Coaching for First-Time Leaders.

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October 18, 2017

Janet Garber tells her harrowing story about a terminated employee and his bag of knives.



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October 18, 2017


Arte Nathan describes his unique technique for recruiting the right employees.



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October 3, 2017

Kelley Cornish explains how diversity and inclusion help make a difference in an organization.


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September 26, 2017
Live Blog Ask an Advisor Chat: Reasonable Accommodations under the ADA
September 25, 2017

Steve Browne, SHRM-SCP, tells his story about how HR professionals can recognize the beauty in people.



Originally posted on HR Storytellers.

September 19, 2017

On September 13, @shrmnextchat chatted with special guests Jonathan Segal (@Jonathan_HR_Law), Paula Harvey, SHRM-SCP (@Paula4Harvey), and  Cecilia Clark (@ciciHR2Serve) on Crisis Planning and Recovery for HR.

September 13, 2017

On September 6, @shrmnextchat chatted with special guest Steve Boese (@SteveBoese) on Choose the Future -- The 5 Most Important HR Technology Trends for 2017.

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September 6, 2017
Live Blog Ask an Advisor Chat: FMLA
August 22, 2017



SHRM-certified professionals answer the question: What does your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification mean to your employer?



July 7, 2017

On May 10, @shrmnextchat chatted with special guest Robin Schooling about HR, Be Human. Be Awesome.

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May 10, 2017

Today, as part of Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, many members of SHRM staff did exactly that!  More than 20 children participated in today’s event, including Addisen "Addi" Horn, daughter of SHRM Director of Government Affairs Lisa Horn.  Here’s Addisen’s brief take on what was a very busy day at SHRM

My Day at SHRM
By: Addisen Horn

April 27, 2017

Elissa O’Brien is not only SHRM’s VP of Membership and Member Relations, she’s a life-long HR pro who’s grown up through SHRM’s volunteer ranks.  Through that shared experience she’s learned one very important fact:  SHRM could not serve its members or the profession without the thousands of volunteers who serve SHRM.  In celebrating National Volunteer Week, here’s a short video from Elissa to all of SHRM’s invaluable volunteers.  We couldn’t do it without you!


April 26, 2017
Inauguration Day is right around the corner and SHRM and our affiliate, the Council for Global Immigration will be there!  SHRM has participated in the last three election cycles, and we’ll be covering the Presidential Inauguration this week. 
January 19, 2017



On December 1, the final Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime rule was set to go into effect, but 10 days ago, a Texas district judge issued a preliminary injunction halting the rule. Although it is possible that the government’s appeal of the injunction could succeed, it’s more likely that any changes to the overtime rules will wait for the incoming administration.

December 5, 2016

Time to claim your prize for being a top employer and get the credit you deserve for being an effective and flexible workplace! How? Apply for the When Work Works Award.

October 6, 2016