Sunday: #SHRM15 Opens to 15,500 HR Professionals

Jun 28, 2015

General Session:

CoachKcrop.jpgCoach K to HR: Build a Better Team
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski knows a thing or two about HR, too. During his keynote address at the SHRM 2015 Annual Conference & Exposition, Coach K explained how lessons of team play learned from leading high-performing players and winning teams apply to the workforce.

Hankenews.jpg It’s the Decade of Human Capital, Jackson Says
“I see a growing, dynamic profession whose value to organizations has now made us business leaders. Given where business is today, and where it’s headed, HR has no option except to lead,” said SHRM President and CEO Henry G. “Hank” Jackson as he kicked off the SHRM 2015 Annual Conference & Exposition.

Session Coverage:

Rewards Management: One Size Does Not Fit All
The key to effective compensation is knowing what to measure, and that differs from organization to organization, explained Robert J. Greene, SHRM-SCP, Ph.D., in his workshop “Effective Rewards Management.”

Know Your Global Workforce
Multinational companies need to understand the cultural norms of the teams they manage in other countries, said Donal Conn, leader of the session “Working Globally: Managing Talent Across Countries.”

NLRB Rejects Common Practices; What Is HR to Do?
The NLRB has rejected routine employer practices—from at-will employment policies, to confidentiality provisions in investigations and bans on defamatory comments on social media—as unlawful, said attorney Patty Wise.

Can Workflex Work in Manufacturing?
In a session hosted by SHRM and the Families and Work Institute, senior leaders and HR professionals put forward the case that flexible work arrangements are not only possible on factory floors but are successfully being implemented and are yielding measurable returns in employer branding, employee satisfaction and worker productivity.

More Conference News:

SmartStageenews.jpgGet Smart, Have Fun at the Smart Stage 
HR professionals, social media experts and thought leaders are speaking from the Smart Stage in quick, fun, educational talks.


appcropsmall.jpgConference App Puts Information in Palm of Attendees' Hands
Create your schedule, access speaker presentation materials, search for exhibiting companies by product categories and request meetings with exhibitors through the SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition app. The app is your guide throughout the conference experience. 

tabletsmalljpg.jpgRevisit What You Missed Through Conference On Demand 
By making hundreds of presentations available online, the Conference On Demand service gives conference attendees access to many concurrent sessions after the conference is over. 

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