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    Legislative Update and HR Legal-Related

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    Traverse Area Human Resource Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    June 10, 2014 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Janis Adams will be providing TAHRA members with an update of the newest legislation and court decisions that will impact the HR Profession including, Health Care Reform, the EEOC, Wage and Hour Issues, FMLA, Accommodations under the ADA, Whistleblower actions, Military Leaves, Arbitration agreements, and other recent changes that will specifically affect employers in Michigan. This annual update will use case studies and audience participation to show how recent changes in the law will impact HR professionals.

    "Who's Next? Charting the Course for Future Leadership Through Succession Planning

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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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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    May 13, 2014 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Eugene Kaminski, Vice President of Human Resources, McLaren Northern Michigan will review the talent management system incorporating job description, compensation, decision matrix, management performance appraisals and seamless leadership transitions for succession planning.  Serving as an adjunct professor, he has taught organizational behavior, human resources management, and supervision and management at Davenport University in Warren, Michigan.

    A Seat at the Table - Strategic Human Resources

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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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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    April 8, 2014 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Sara Christiansen will present on the topic of "strategic Human Resources."  As the Vice President of Client Services at Ideation Consulting, Sara is responsible for providing customized business performance solutions that drive "true" business results.  Approved for one (1) Strategic Business Credit through HRCI, this keynote presentation will explore the perceptions about HR's identity and inspire you to embrace a strategic perspective in your current role.

    Diversity

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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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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    March 11, 2014 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    By understanding more about racism we can create conditions for broader change.  Many of the tools used to eliminate racism apply to ageism, sexism, and other isms.  Racism is a harsh word, but racism has been a part of our history since the days of our founding fathers.  Racism creates an unjust society and it affects all of us.  Speaker Lisa Mitchell, Executive Director of Partners for a Racism-Free Community in Grand Rapids, brings workshops and assessment programs to educational, non-profit and workplace settings.

    Designing a Drama-Free Workplace

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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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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    February 11, 2014 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Kirsten Ross will teach you the strategies required to design a drama-free work zone and align your team with organization objectives.  Over the last 20+ years Kirsten has worked with Fortune 500 companies, small businesses and non-profit entities.  Her coaching and facilitation style as proven to be effective for all industries at all levels of an organization, from the boardroom to front line employees.

    Wellness Program Challenges

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resources Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    January 14, 2014 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Jenn Dubey is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Corporate Wellness Coach and owner of EVOLVE Corporate Wellness.  The focus of the presentation will be driving behavior change through the teaching of goal setting, engagement, self-control and nutrition.  Along with 10 years of individual coaching experience, Jenn consults with several companies to improve employee productivity, implement a more health conscious environment and crate a cultural shift towards preventative health care.

    Results Driven Leadership

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resources Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    December 10, 2013 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Today's leaders need to empower and inspire.  To foster a positive environment in which employees truly feel appreciated and valued and understand the big picture of the organziation and have a tangible plan to achieve those goals.  Where leaders hire talented people and provide them resources, coaching support and inspiration to flourish.  Desiree Simon, International Leadership-Relationship Coach, BSW, RN, MBA and CPC will discuss Results Driven Leadership.

    Discipline and Termination in the Workplace

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resources Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    November 12, 2013 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Back by popular demand, Mike Stroster, from Miller Johnson, will address discipline and termination in the workplace as well as employee handbook topics and policies relevant to today's ever-changing employment environment.

    Compassionate Workplace

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resources Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    October 8, 2013 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Nancy Elmore, Program Director of Michael's Place, will share a template that can be customized for your business/organization that will help you plan and more effectively respond to the death of an employee or family member in the workplace.  She will discuss ways to help transition a grieving employee as they return to work so that productivity will be maximized while the employee continues to receive compassionate support.

    Corporate Culture "It Starts With Attitude"

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    Organizer:
    Traverse Area Human Resources Association (TAHRA)
    Location:
    Hagerty Center
    715 E. Front St.
    Traverse City, MI 49684
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    N/C for TAHRA members. Guest fee is $30.00 per person.
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    September 10, 2013 - 11:45am to 2:00pm

    Motivational speaker and author, Sam Glenn, will be presenting.  Sam has been brought in by several state SHRM conference directors to be a keynoter for their annual event and will present to our TAHRA members how to develop a winning attitude that works to achieve new levels of success at work and in life: thinking positively, not giving up, acting with confidence, giving your best and more.

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