How to Give Helpful Financial Guidance to Employees (Without Getting In a Boatload of Trouble)

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A SHRM Webcast

Presenters: Tim Sackett, SHRM-SCP 

View live: April 2016 (available for on-demand viewing through March 2017)

Program length: 60 minutes

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It's a rule as old as HR itself: Whatever you do, no matter how much they need it, no matter how much they plead, never EVER give financial advice to employees. Over the years, this rule has served the profession well. But the era of the financial wellness program, it’s time to rethink what we allow ourselves to do.

“Dear Timmy” is here to help -- he’s a lot like Dear Abby, but younger, taller, male, and a lot more HR-ish. He's Tim Sackett, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, one of the top HR Influencers in the world, and he will walk you through the financial wellness education that you can give to your employees, describe the guidance you should be giving to your employees, and point out the counsel you should still be afraid of giving.

At one point we were all given bad advice. Tim is here to help clear up how you can deliver great information to your employees to help them make better financial wellness decisions.

About the Presenter: Tim Sackett, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, is the president of HRU Technical Resources, a leading IT and engineering staffing firm headquartered in Lansing, Michigan. Mr. Sackett has 20 years of combined executive HR and talent acquisition experience, working for Fortune 500 companies in health care, retail, dining, and technology. A highly sought after national speaker on leadership, talent acquisition, and HR execution, he also is a prolific writer in the HR and talent space, writing for Fistful of Talent and his own blog, The Tim Sackett Project. He has been named one of the Top 10 Human Resource Influencers on Twitter, which gives him great street cred with his teenage sons.

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Viewing this webcast in its entirety qualifies for a recertification credit hour that may be counted toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification from SHRM, and PHR/SPHR/GPHR recertification from the HR Certification Institute.

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