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    Skagit Island HRMA Fall Workshop and Conference

    Date: October 19, 2017, 8:00am – 1:00pm
    Organizer:
    Skagit Island Human Resource Management Association
    Location:
    NW Educational Service District
    Anacortes, WA
    Price:
    Early registration: $65 Normal registration: $75 Student & Displaced Workers: $30
    Event Type:
    Conference
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    15th Annual Fall Workshop

    HRCI Approved

    The Shifting Sands of Human Resources

    Presentation Overview:

    This session will equip HR professionals with information and tools to address three different topics that are trending now in the Human Resources Profession.

    (1) Creating a positive work climate that utilizes emotional intelligence to embraces a diverse work force and increasingly changing work environment.

    (2) Washington State Paid Sick Leave Law.

    (3) Succession Planning for the Future.

    Attendees will leave with an understanding of significant changes that are occuring within the realm of the Human Resources profession both from a regulatory standpoint and from that which includes an ever increasing diverse population. Employers and Human Resource professionals need to know how to meet these changing demands that not only affect the organization but have a direct impact on the human capital of their organization.

    When:          Thursday, October 19, 2017

    Where:        NW Educational Service District, Anacortes, WA

    Time:            8:00am – 1:00pm

    Speakers:   Eva Coblentz, Washington State Labor and Industries

                            Max Collette, Business Instructor, Skagit Valley College

                            Katherine Kummerow, Archbright

    This workshop will equip HR professionals with information and tools to address three different topics that are trending now in the Human Resources Profession...

    Washington Paid Sick Leave Law – On November 8, 2016, the voters in Washington State approved Initiative Measure No. 1433 (I-1433); which introduces a new paid sick leave law. This new law goes into effect on January 1, 2018 and impacts virtually all organizations within the state.

    Emotional Intelligence to create a positive work environment – How to use emotional intelligence to create a positive work environment to embrace a diverse and increasingly changing work force.

    Succession Planning – Succession planning is a vital tool for organizations to utilize to identify talent within their organization as part of their talent acquisition strategic planning.

    Don’t miss out on this popular training opportunity!

    For more information, check us out at http://skagit.shrm.org/events

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