HR Workshop

Investing in your career
Kansas City, MO
HR Workshop
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
April 25, 2017

8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

Presented by: Ultimate Software — Liaison-Special Projects, Tony Segreto

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Driving Change

Presented by: TAMKO — Talent Development Manager, Doug Spears

Are you looking to DRIVE change rather than just follow the crowd? With businesses having an abysmal 70% failure rate in implementing change initiatives, Doug Spears explains how to own the road and successfully lead change. The presentation, featuring CAR, a three-step implementation process, outlines how to effectively approach, activate, and accomplish change in your organization. Its interactive format provides opportunities for participant input and collaboration. Applicable to all experience levels, "Driving Change" is designed to introduce, enhance, and/or reinforce your ability to navigate the challenge of a change initiative.

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break and Networking Opportunities

10:30 a.m. - Noon

3 Reasons Your Staff Engagement Isn’t Improving...and What You Can Do About It

Presented by: Vicki Hess, LLC — Certified Speaking Professional, Vicki Hess

Every day your goal as an HR professional is to positively contribute to an organization that delivers the highest-quality, most efficient, and financially viable customer-centered products and services. The reality is, you can’t do that without highly engaged leaders and staff. Many organizations are trying to improve engagement; few are successful because of three reasons. During this interactive, thought-provoking session, Vicki Hess shares proven ideas for overcoming these obstacles. Looking at engagement in a counterintuitive way creates powerful, new opportunities for creating and sustaining long-term change from the HR suite.

Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch and Networking Opportunities

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Putting People First with HCM Technology

Your people define your business, and putting them first is essential for success. Discover a people-focused HCM solution designed in every aspect to enhance the employee experience. Ultimate Software’s UltiPro® simplifies complex HR and payroll processes, features powerful business intelligence reporting for better workforce insight, and empowers people to unlock their full potential with collaborative talent management tools. During this live demo, you’ll see firsthand why more than 3,000 companies across all industries use UltiPro, and you’ll learn what it can do for your people and your business.

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

2017 Employment Law Update

Presented by: Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. — Shareholder, Justin M. Dean

It’s crucial for employers to stay on top of recent changes in employment law and how the courts interpret and apply the law. During this session, a partner in the labor and employment practice group at a global law firm will provide you with an overview of recent changes in the law and discuss how these changes translate to the real world, along with what to expect with the recent change in the political administration, including expected trends with the EEOC, National Labor Relations Board, and U.S. Department of Labor.

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Refreshment Break and Networking Opportunities

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Adding HR Value and Delivering Results

Presented by: Country Club Bank — Executive Vice President & Head of Human Resources, Toni Walsh

We all want input on how to add value and deliver results. During this presentation, led by the Executive Vice President and Head of Human Resources at Country Club Bank, you'll learn how to avoid generalities, create activities that result in positive outcomes for key stakeholders, and develop companywide programs that deliver results and add value to your organization.

4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks and Drawing for Giveaway