Talent Acquisition: The Fuel for Growth
Thursday, January 19 | 8:30 - 11:30am

Earn 2.5 SHRM & HRCI Recertification hours

Presenter Kevin Rooney is a 20+ year veteran leader in the technology space. He is CEO and CoFounder of Expert Interview, the "uber of interviews" that builds and connects a community of global independent technology experts to hiring managers to provide employer candidate assessments and results in faster, smarter tech hires. Before joining Expert Interview, Kevin's unique career path included breaking through the IT leadership glass ceiling from CIO to Chief Strategy Officer at a high growth insurance organization.

Host Sponsor: Holland & Knight

Human Capital as a Trusted Advisor 
Thursday, February 2 | 8:30 - 11:30am

Earn 2.5 SHRM & HRCI Recertification hours

The strategic role of Human Capital is “all the rage.”  Headlines abound as to how traditional models of HR can be “blown up” (HBR) or “reinvented” (Netflix) in order to be a more strategic partner to the business.  But, there is a lot on why and less on how.  What does it mean to be a trusted partner, and how can companies get there?  Learn how an organization underwent strategic and organizational changes to align HR to meet the needs of their internal clients. In this workshop you will about how HR can become the trusted advisor by learning about CRA’s cultural and competency framework.

Host Sponsor: Barnes & Thornburg LLP


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