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Welcome to the Traverse Area Human Resource Association


In our profession of complex workplace issues, rapid social change, and federal and state regulations, it is challenging to maintain top performance as a Human Resources professional. By joining TAHRA you will have access to a wealth of information and programs that can broaden your skills and make you more valuable to your organization.

The main benefits of joining TAHRA include: monthly programming, peer exchange, networking, and professional development opportunities. The TAHRA membership meets regularly September through June, and speakers are brought in on a regular basis to present a wide range of up-to-date and relevant topics. 

In addition, as a member of TAHRA you have access to an extensive network of resources and individuals, as well as study groups for the HR certification test. Our members come from a wide range of backgrounds and organizations. There are three types of members: vendors, professionals, and students.

If you are interested in attending a monthly TAHRA chapter meeting ~ contact Raquel Paulus, Programming Co-Chair at: rpaulus@team-pma.com  

Upcoming Events

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  • October 11, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center 715 East Front Street Traverse City, MI 49686

    Jon Bowman will give this HRCI Strategic Business Credit presentation uniquely illustrated with fine art photography.  In this energetic and content-rich presentation you will learn how to lead the way to successful "Picture Perfect" change.  Drawing examples from real leadership situations, Jon will teach...

  • November 15, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center 715 East Front Street Traverse City, MI 49686

    Lou Rabaut from Warner Norcross & Judd returns!  He will help HR professionals identify how to cultivate greater employee engagement by exploring how employee engagement drives the bottom line, how engagement is different than satisfaction, how to identify engaged vs disengaged and highly disengaged, becoming an employer of...

  • December 13, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center 715 East Front Street Traverse City, MI 49686

    Linda Ryan is in the Grand Rapids office of Jackson Lewis, P.C.  She will review:

    • Why have a handbook
    • Key handbook provisions
    • A model handbook layout
    • Potential handbook pitfalls
    • Importance of supervisor training
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