Midwestern Human Resources Conferences

  • The Illinois State Capital Society for Human Resource Management
  • The Social Recruiting Strategies Conference
  • The Society for Human Resource Management
  • The Indiana Chamber of Commerce
  • National Seminars Training: Managing Human Resources

Human resources is a dynamic field to work in. You are responsible for completing a wide variety of duties under strict deadlines, and the best practices for human resources are always changing. If you live in the Midwest, consider attending these 5 Human Resources Conferences in 2018.

1. The Illinois State Capital Society for Human Resource Management

Those looking for a more broad human resources conference will enjoy the ILSHRM Conference and Exposition. Next year’s will be held from September 23 to 25, 2018 at the Drury Lane Theater in Oakbrook Terrace. The New Laws Forum is great for those interested in participating in the inaction of laws that will impact all Illinois employers for the following year. This year’s forum takes place next month, so explore the website to get a glimpse of what you will experience at next year’s event.

2. The Social Recruiting Strategies Conference

The best part about working in human resources is getting to recruit new talent to build a cohesive and productive team. The Social Recruiting Strategies Conference is the best place to learn the latest and most effective methods for accomplishing this task. The 2018 conference will be held from January 31 to February 2 at the San Francisco Hyatt Fisherman’s Wharf. It will include several workshops to provide ample opportunity for hands on learning.

3. The Society for Human Resource Management

The Society for Human Resource Management offers several conferences throughout the year. Their large Annual Conference will be held from June 17 to 2018, 2018 in Chicago. Session topics will include: Business & HR Strategy, HR Compliance, Global HR, Professional Development, Talent Management, and Total Rewards. If you are interested in attending virtual, local, and the specialized conferences, visit the Society for Human Resource Management homepage and click events: Diversity & Inclusion Conference & Exposition, Employment Law & Legislative Conference, Leadership Development Forum, Talent Conference & Exposition, and State & Affiliate Conferences.

4. The Indiana Chamber of Commerce

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce will host its 54th Annual Human Resources Conference & Expo from May 7 to 9, 2018 at the Indianapolis Marriott East. This conference will include workshops and discussions on a variety of topics, including hiring and retention, regulatory compliance, positive workplace culture, leadership and coaching, and prioritizing your self care. The Chamber is currently accepting submissions for speakers.

5. National Seminars Training: Managing Human Resources

National Seminars Training offers 2-day seminars on Managing Human Resources in various parts of the Midwest. These seminars focus on identifying and correcting the everyday challenges you face in HR management. The agenda includes the following main topics: The Purpose and Importance of HR; Recruiting, Interviewing, and Hiring; Employee Benefits; Federal Laws, Discrimination, and Compliance; Employee Performance Management; Handling Special Issues; Working With Your Organization’s Staff; Records; Vendors and Suppliers; and Career Management. Visit the homepage and click on your state for information about the seminars near you.

Whatever your professional development goals are for 2018, there is a conference available to help you meet them Each of these 5 Human Resources Conferences will help you achieve success in HR.

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