HR Workshop

Investing in your career
Grand Rapids, MI
HR Workshop
Courtyard by Marriott Grand Rapids Downtown
October 24, 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.

Trump Administration Updates and What to Expect in 2018

Presented by: Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C. — Shareholder , James M. Reid, IV

In the ever-changing world of employment law, it is critical for employers to be aware of updates in the law and what legal practices are being challenged in the courts. During this session, James M. Reid, IV, from Maddin, Hauder will update you on recent and upcoming changes and best practices to reduce risks of litigation and strengthen morale and productivity.

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

Refreshment Break and Networking Opportunities

10:30 a.m. - Noon

Thermostat Cultures: Are You Passionate or Merely Interested?

Presented by: Step Back Leadership Consulting LLC — Founder, Jason Barger

It's no secret that we live in a fast-paced, distracted, and global world. A generational shift is happening even as we speak. We're adjusting to changing economic climates, and styles of communication are evolving as rapidly as ever. The path ahead requires organizational cultures that find ways to engage the hearts and minds of their people. The very best leaders, teams, and organizations infuse 21st-century leadership to proactively build their desired culture. Are you passionate or merely interested?

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.

See What's Next. Be What's Next. The Future of HR and Talent Acquisition

Presented by: HRU Technical Resources — President, Tim Sackett

HR and talent acquisition technology has never been hotter. Industry pundits are calling HR and talent acquisition technology the “new IT.” And all of this tech is forcing organizations to rethink how they attract and recruit talent now, and in the future. This session will show you what the most innovative HR and talent acquisition shops are doing today, and what they'll be doing tomorrow. You will also receive inside information on what is hot in HR and talent acquisition technology now, where it's moving to in the future, and how you can get out in front of these trends. Don't get blinded by all the cool tools available—many of the most innovative HR and recruiting teams are doing things we can all do, and afford!

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

Refreshment Break and Networking Opportunities

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

Shifting Organizations from Scarcity to Abundance

Presented by: Allegro HR — President and Principal Consultant, Bradley Galin

In an era where resources are often regarded as limited, it is important for organizational leaders to embrace the concept of abundance to help the people we lead. The concept of abundance can lead to improved engagement, enhanced financial results, and a better ability for everyone to see the bigger picture of the organization's success. Learn more in this presentation.

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

Closing Remarks and Drawing for Giveaway