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    Understanding Michigan’s Recently Adopted Earned Sick Time Act and Improved Workforce Opportunity Wage Act – How we Arrived Here, What Legal Challenges are Expected, and What HR Professionals Need to Know to Prepare

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    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
    Price:
    TAHRA Members $25, TAHRA Guests $30
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    November 8, 2018 - 7:45am to 10:00am

    On September 5, 2018, the Michigan Legislature adopted as law the proposed Paid Sick Leave Initiative and the Minimum Wage Increase Initiatives, which were originally proposed as ballot measures on the November 6, 2018 ballot. The Earned Sick Time Act (“ESTA”) will require all employers, including small businesses with 10 or less employees, to provide up to 72 hours of paid sick and “safe” time.

    NMC Professional Communication Mock Interviews #2

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    Beckett Building, NMC Campus
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    October 31, 2018 - 2:45pm to 4:15pm

    NMC Professional Communication Mock Interviews

    Facilitate interviews and provide constructive feedback. Interviews are approximately 45 minutes. If interested please contact Professor Kristy McDonald.

    When:     October 29th and 31st, 2:45pm – 4:10pm
    Where:    Beckett Building, NMC Campus
    Contact:  Professor Kristy McDonald
                   231.995.1059
                   kmcdonald@nmc.edu

    NMC Professional Communication Mock Interviews #1

    Date:
    Location:
    Beckett Building, NMC Campus
    iCal link
    October 29, 2018 - 2:45pm to 4:15pm

    NMC Professional Communication Mock Interviews

    Facilitate interviews and provide constructive feedback. Interviews are approximately 45 minutes. If interested please contact Professor Kristy McDonald.

    When:     October 29th and 31st, 2:45pm – 4:10pm
    Where:    Beckett Building, NMC Campus
    Contact:  Professor Kristy McDonald
                   231.995.1059
                   kmcdonald@nmc.edu

    Annual Legislative Update

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    June 11, 2019 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Tripp VanderWal from Miller Johnson will present our annual legislative update.

    TAHRA Members - to register, click here.

    Today's Workers are Tomorrow's Talent: Seizing Opportunity in a Digital Age

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    May 14, 2019 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Technology is rapidly transforming industries and in-demand skills needed across Michigan. We can't slow the pace of change, yet we can invest in skills to build the workforce of tomorrow and ensure we have the talent to win in the digital age. Join Becky Frankiewicz, ManpowerGroup North America President, for a discussion on Michigan's workforce trends, the impact of talent supply and demand across industries and solutions for individuals and employers alike to succeed today and tomorrow.

    Quarter Turns: Change, Opportunity, and the New Normal

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    April 9, 2019 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Presented by nationally recognized speaker, facilitator, and executive coach, Tim Furlong. In today's workplace about the only thing we know for certain is that things will change. New technology, social media influence, unlimited access to information, market shifts, and the influx of millenials as peers and customers have created an environment where learning to effectively manage change and the opportunities associated with change will determine the success or failure of our business.

    Annual Diversity Program

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    March 12, 2019 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    More details to be announced.

    TAHRA Members - to register, click here.

    Developing a Feedback Culture

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    February 12, 2019 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Leadership development consultant and New York Times Bestselling Author Angie Morgan of the book SPARK, will walk us through how to create a feedback culture. A high-performing organization is comprised of individuals who work continuously to grow and develop. Giving and receiving feedback serves an important role in this type of learning culture. The value of feedback is easy to understand; delivering feedback, however, can be difficult - yet critical for any organization that seeks to build a feedback culture.

    Financial Wellbeing

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    January 8, 2019 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Presenter: Joel Evenhouse. Financial wellness is an increasingly important part of benefits offerings with regards to helping current employees prepare for retirement and putting together competitive offers to attract new talent. Leveraging your workplace retirement plan can be an effective way to build out and deliver an impactful offering for current and prospective employees.

    TAHRA Members - to register, click here.

    Leadership vs. Management: The Difference Six Little Words Can Make

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association
    Location:
    Hagerty Conference Center
    715 East Front Street
    Traverse City, MI 49686
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    Guest fee of $40
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    December 11, 2018 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Leading and Managing are both valuable, but they are not the same. Our lunch speaker, Lou Rabaut from Warner Norcross & Judd, will talk about the differences using six little words. He will talk about different leadership styles, communication styles and how leaders really motivate their followers.

    TAHRA Members - to register, click here.

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