Welcome to the Washington State Human Resources Council
The objective of the Washington State Human Resources Council is to support SHRM members in the state of Washington with activities and communications which enhance, support Chapter leadership, and address state-wide issues in human resource management.
Washington State SHRM Chapter Listing
Are you looking for a SHRM chapter in Washington State? Click here to check out our chapter listing page which includes informatton on each of the 16 chapters across the state and their website address, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook profile links.
Meetings & Events
Designate A Local Chapter
Have you affiliated with a local chapter yet? In Washington, SHRM has 16 local affiliate chapters which provide additional programming, development and networking opportunities in the state. SHRM chapters are autonomous organizations, so it is not automatic that you will be a member of your local chapter when you join SHRM. Find a local Chapter and Designate a local Chapter.
When Work Works
The Washington State Human Resources Council is honored to be a When Work Works Community Partner. When Work Works is a national initiative, led by the partnership of Families and Work Institute (FWI) and SHRM, to help businesses of all sizes and types become more successful by transforming the way they view and adopt effective and flexible workplaces. Check out our new free resources: Workflex Assessment, Guide to Bold New Ideas, and Workflex and Manufacturing Guide.
Save the Date: When Work Works Award applications open August 17, 2015! The WWW Award program is worksite-based award and is national in scope. It recognizes model employers of all types and sizes across the U.S. for their innovative and effective workplace practices. Employers benefit by merely applying for the WWW Award as all applicants receive a free customized benchmarking report comparing their workplace practices to a nationally representative sample of U.S. employers and to award winners.
Sponsor WSHRC Events
If you are interested in reaching out to HR professionals across the state of Washington, click here for more information.
Click here to Join or Renew your SHRM membership!
We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the Northwest Human Resource Management Association (NHRMA). Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.
We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.
We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!
Upcoming EventsSee All >
August 5, 2015, 4:30pm – 7:30pmDaniel’s Broiler-South Lake Union 809 Fairview PL N, Seattle
August 13, 2015, 12:00pm – 4:30pmConfluence Technology Center 285 Technology Center Way Wenatchee, Washington 98801
Register here: http://avhra.shrm.org/forms/register-program
3 HRCI/SHRM Credits Pending
Doors open at noon for lunch, program from 12:30 – 4:30 pm.
September 23, 2015, 11:00am – 4:30pmEmerald Downs 2300 Emerald Downs Dr. Auburn, WA 98001
This year's Annual Legal Lunch & Learn "Best Practices for Regulatory Compliance" will take place on Wednesday, September 23, 2015, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Emerald Downs in Auburn. Following a lunchtime keynote address, the event will feature presentations by three Agency All Stars. Four (...
October 2, 2015, 12:00pm – 2:00pmConference call line & online link will be distributed prior to the meeting
End of the year evaluation of goals, introduction of 2016 board nominees
October 5-7, 2015Oregon Convention Center 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Portland, OR 97232 (503) 235-7575 www.oregoncc.org
From our BlogSee All >
Washington State Human Resources Council Receives Prestigious SHRM Award for Advancing the HR ProfessionWashington State, April 2, 2015 — The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) recently awarded the Washington State Human Resources Council its prestigious EXCEL Platinum Award for the Council’s accomplishments in 2014. The award is part of the SHRM Affiliate Program for Excellence, which...May 12, 2015