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    Organizational Health

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
    Price:
    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    April 12, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    There are over 100,000 books on leadership, 100's of different identified traits, and an internet full of theories and models, yet it seems we are no closer to training and developing the leaders we truly need. In this thought provoking and simplified talk, Patrick Kerwin distills 3 keys to training leaders of true impact.

    Diversity: Poverty in Traverse City

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    March 8, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Have you ever been faced with an employee that seeks you out for advice on finances or even worse, how to avoid homelessness? For many of us our first thought is “this is Traverse City, I didn’t know this is a problem in our area”. Many in our area live pay day to pay day and are one or two pay checks from being homeless. This is a tough topic that few HR professionals are equipped to address. The good news is that this community has a number of organizations that can assist us with the much needed guidance.

    The Art of Great Hiring

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    February 9, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Zingerman’s will be presenting on improving service to our applicants.

    Workforce Planning - Job Analysis

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    January 12, 2016 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Tina Riley, Director, HR Executive Education School of Human Resources & Labor Relations at Michigan State University will be presenting on Workforce Planning. During this session, you’ll learn how to conduct a job analysis and key elements of effective job descriptions. Then you’ll develop strategies for creating collaborative relationships with hiring managers - relationships that lead to their understanding of, and support for, your hiring process.

    FMLA/ADA Walk through

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
    Price:
    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    December 8, 2015 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Lou Rabaut, labor and employment attorney, from Warner, Norcross & Judd will be presenting on the nuances of FMLA and ADA. Mr. Rabaut will present an in-depth look at recent developments in the Family and Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. These complex and evolving laws pose some of the most challenging questions HR professionals face every day. He will highlight big issues, review developments and offer best practices and suggestions for compliance.  Lou will also discuss the interaction of these statues with workers’ compensation laws. 

    Hire/Fire/Discipline Correctly

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    November 10, 2015 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Experienced trial lawyer and partner at the law firm Foley & Mansfield, PLLP, Gregory M. Meihn, will present a hands-on seminar on the topic “Do’s And Don’ts of Hiring, Promoting, Disciplining, and Firing” in Michigan. The presentation will provide participants with specific guidelines and checklists to consider during each stage of the process. Participants will receive handouts containing the specific guidelines and checklists to consider along with examples of how the Michigan Department of Civil Rights, EEOC, the U.S.

    Change Management

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    October 13, 2015 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Brian Stroebel is an award-winning author, noted leadership expert and speaker on organizational change, operational excellence and servant leadership. Brian knows that change is continuous in our organizations. Managing change is hard. Leading change is even harder. But it is possible, and when approached with an intentional plan, can return incredible benefits to an organization.

    Teach A Pig to Sing

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    September 8, 2015 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Mary Jane Mapes talks about all kinds of P.I.G.s: Pesky Incessant Gripers, Painfully Intolerable Gasbags, Particularly Irritating Guys or Gals, Pompous Inane Glory-hounds, or even Pretty Influential Guys and Gals. Unfortunately, it can be tough for different P.I.G.s to connect and communicate. With a little understanding, self-awareness, and know-how, all kinds of P.I.G.s can work together to become People Igniting Greatness! Learn how to make the P.I.G.s in your organization, work for more positive and productive results. 

    Conducting Successful Investigations

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    Organizer:
    TAHRA
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
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    $75.00 TAHRA Members and $99.00 Non Members
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    May 21, 2015 - 8:00am to 12:00pm

    Attorney Gregory M. Meihn of Foley & Mansfield will present information surrounding what cases/situations investigations should be done i.e., harassment claims, FMLA and/or workers' compensation, diversity issues, supervisor/employee relations issues, etc…and how to go about conducting an investigation, necessary documentation and how and when to follow up the investigation with those interviewed.

    SHRM Legislative Update & HR Legal-Related

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    No charge for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    June 9, 2015 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Legislative updates will be presented.

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