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March of Dimes - Community Partner

See what the newly certified HR Professionals are saying about the group – 

The Northwest Ohio Human Resources Association (NOHRA) has partnered with the March of Dimes this year for our Community Partner. We are excited to to walk in the March for Babies this year and have formed our team NOHRA Walk for Babies to raise money in support of March of Dimes lifesaving research and programs that will help more moms go full term and more babies be born on time. Whether you were born healthy or sick yourself, chances are you know someone who has been affected by this frightening experience. 

Here is your chance to do something special. 

Please join our team to help us fight premature birth. Go to https://www.marchforbabies.org/team/NOHRA and click “join this team” and check out our fundraising. You also will find great fundraising tips to get started. Our event takes place on 5/6/2018 at Huntington Center.

With you helping to raise awareness, money and support, we can reach our goal of $1,000 and make a true difference for babies!

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Coming soon! Spring 2018 Study Group

See what the newly certified HR Professionals are saying about the group – 

“I wanted to express my gratitude so far for this experience and I have to tell you it has been very rewarding to meet everyone and have a solid group to go through this experience with.”

“I have to give kuddos to the NOHRA group!  They did such a great job with teaching and the sessions, such a huge help.”

“I wouldn’t have passed the certification exam without the study group!”

Check back soon for information on the Spring group!

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13th Annual Diversity Workshop

Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

The Hilton Garden Inn - Levis Commons
6165 Levis Commons Blvd.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Join us for NOHRA's 13th Annual Diversity conference as Natasha Bowman presents, "Overcoming the Invisible - How to Make Diversity & Inclusion in your Organization REAL"

In this half day seminar, contemporary diversity & inclusion challenges in the workplace will be addressed. D & I is no longer just about race, age, and gender but includes other characteristics that are invisible, but can be barriers to inclusiveness. These characteristics can include gender identity, gender stereotypes, mental disabilities, and socioeconomic status. This workshop provides human resources and D & I professionals at all levels of the organization with the framework for designing strategic programs that demonstrate organizational understanding support for all aspects that makes employees different, but yet interconnected.

NOHRA is also pleased to welcome City of Toledo Chief of Staff, Caty Crosby, to deliver opening remarks at the 2018 Northwest Ohio Human Resource Association’s Diversity & Inclusion conference.


Click HERE for the event flyer

  
 
 
Natasha Brown, JD, SPHR bio: Professor Natasha Bowman, JD, SPHR is the President and Founder of Performance ReNEW, a New York City based leadership development and talent management consulting firm and author of the best-selling book YOU CAN'T DO THAT at WORK! 100 legal mistakes that managers make in the workplace. Professor Bowman has been leading organizations through the complex, fast-changing human resources landscape for over 15 years. She has developed a reputation as an expert consultant and thought leader for Fortune 500 Companies, non-profit organizations, and large healthcare institutions. Because of her ability to diagnose workplace issues and provide proven solutions to organizations, she is often referred to as The Workplace Doctor. Professor Bowman's expertise has been sought after by national media publications such as Forbes, Fast Company, Business Insider, Bloomberg BNA, Inc. Magazine, The Tom Joyner Morning Show, and In the Workplace Radio. Professor Bowman has taught and spoken at some of the most prestigious corporate classrooms, conferences, and graduate business schools across the country such as: Fordham University, Georgetown University, Manhattan College, SHRM, ATD, BLR, and the Jack Welch Management Institute.

Agenda:
8:30am-9:00am, Registration, Resource Partners, & Opening Remarks
9:00am-10:00am, Module 1, "Out of the Box"
10:00am-11:00am, Module 2 "Cultures & Values"
11:00am-11:30am, Break & Resource Partners, Snack will be provided
11:30am-12:30pm, Module 3 "Moving From Events to Culture-Based Systems Change"
12:30pm-1:00pm, Lunch with closing remarks & drawings

Last day for early bird registration is April 12, 2018.

Note:
All member and non-member registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

If you have any questions, please email arrangements.chair@toledoshrm.org

May 2018 General Membership Meeting - Toledo area

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM


The Hilton Garden Inn
6165 Levis Commons Blvd.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Join us Wednesday, May 9th, for Tim Sackett presenting, "The Future of Human Resources." Technology has never moved faster in the history of HR and TA, than what we are facing right today! The speed of this change and the complexity poses some big issues for HR pros and leaders. Tim Sackett, is an expert in HR Technology and execution, will lead us through our current landscape, and what we can expect in the near future of HR and TA technology. Some of it will be career changing, some it will just cause us to pull more hair out of our head in frustration!

Through all of this change, it's on us as HR and TA pros to help our organizations continue to advance and improve, and our organizations are looking to us as the HR 'experts' in our organizations to deliver. Tim will give you the information you need to make great decisions and deliver wise advice to your executive team on how to move HR and TA forward into the future.

- Participants will learn about specific HR and TA technologies that will shape our industry.
- Gain an understanding of what technology will have the biggest impact to many of our HR functional areas, and what technology will have the greatest value to our organizations.
- Will learn how to position technology as an agent of change to deliver world-class HR programs and processes to our organization.

  
 
 
Tim Sackett, SHRM-SCP,SPHR is the President of HRU Technical Resources a leading IT and Engineering Staffing firm headquartered in Lansing, MI. Tim has 20 years of combined Executive HR and Talent Acquisition experience, working for Fortune 500 companies. Tim is a highly sought after international speaker on leadership, HR Tech, talent acquisition and HR execution. Tim is currently the President-elect for the Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals (ATAP).
He also is a prolific writer in the HR and Talent space writing every day at his blog the Tim Sackett Project, and this year, in conjunction with SHRM, Tim released his first book, “The Talent Fix: A Leader’s Guide to Recruiting Great Talent”. Tim is married to a hall of fame wife, has three sons, and his dog Scout. In 2018, he was named one the Global Influencers in HR Tech, which gives him mad street cred with his teenage sons on Twitter (@TimSackett). He is a lifelong workplace advocate for Diet Mt. Dew fountain machines and he considered the world’s foremost expert on workplace hugs.
Meeting Agenda:
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. General Business Meeting
Speaker to follow.

Note:
All member and non-member meeting registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. **Be advised that if you are a "no show", you will still be responsible for the registration fee.** If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to:
NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

Happy 100th Anniversary NOHRA!

Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 4:30 PM


The Mudhens Stadium in The Roost
406 Washington Street
Toledo, OH 43604

Please join us as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Northwest Ohio Human Resources Association! This event is available to all NOHRA members. The $10 registration includes:

-Private party in the Roost with reserved seating for the game
-All American buffet dinner & baseball game ticket
-Chance at winning the honors of throwing out the 1st ball
-Special vendor prize giveaways & free '100 Year Anniversary' gift
-Special recognition of NOHRA past Presidents
-Prize drawings: 1, 3, & 5th inning
-Registration to the 2019 HR conference cruise for 1 lucky winner
-Photo opportunities with Muddy & Madonna

*Reservations must be made by May 17th

Click HERE for the event flyer

  
 
 
Festivities kick off at 4:30pm with networking, dinner, cash bar and reserved seating in the Roost for a great game of baseball. Before the game starts, everyone will have fun with an entertaining 'Beat the Past Presidents' networking activity, along with a visit from Muddy & Madonna.
Then it's time to draw the name of the lucky winner who will throw out the 1st ball, and the winner of a free registration to the 2019 HR Conference Cruise. Then grab a drink and head to the reserved seating outside the Roost area for a night of fun, networking, and baseball!

September 2018 General Membership Meeting - Toledo area

Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 3:30 PM to 5:15 PM


The Hilton Garden Inn
6165 Levis Commons Blvd.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Join us Thursday, September 6th, as Carrie Urrutia presents, "Times Up...Sexual Harassment in 2018 " This program will cover:

• The #METOO Movement and its impact on the workplace
• Civility, respect and dignity in the workplace
• Recognizing harassment and responding to harassment complaints
• EEOC Taskforce on workplace harassment
• Effective harassment training and prevention
• Drafting a comprehensive harassment policy

  
 
 

Meeting Agenda:
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration & Refreshments
4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. General Business Meeting
Speaker to follow.

Note:
All member and non-member meeting registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. **Be advised that if you are a "no show", you will still be responsible for the registration fee.** If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to:
NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

September 2018 General Membership Meeting - Five County

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Northwest State Community College
22600 OH-34
Archbold, OH 43502

Join us Wednesday, September 19th, for Carrie Urrutia presenting "Time's Up: Sexual Harassment in 2018." This program will cover:

• The #METOO Movement and its impact on the workplace
• Civility, respect and dignity in the workplace
• Recognizing harassment and responding to harassment complaints
• EEOC Taskforce on workplace harassment
• Effective harassment training and prevention
• Drafting a comprehensive harassment policy

  
 
 

Meeting Agenda:
11:30 a.m. Registration & Lunch
11:45 a.m. General Business Meeting
Speaker to follow.

Note:
All member and non-member meeting registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. **Be advised that if you are a "no show", you will still be responsible for the registration fee.** If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to:
NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

October 2018 General Membership Meeting - Five County

Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Bard Manufacturing
1914 Randolph Dr
Bryan, OH 43506

Join us Thursday, October 11th, for Diana Gould presenting "HR and the Aging Workforce: Strategies and Best Practices"

Can your organization afford to lose your reservoir of talented, experienced older workers in the coming years? If not, have you done serious strategic workforce planning to analyze the impact of baby boomer retirements and to identify potential skills gaps that could result? This session will look at key HR strategies that should be integrated into an overall talent management program for today’s multi-generational workforce. It will also look at lessons to be learned from recent research -- including the 2014 SHRM Aging workforce Survey –and from the best practice case study of the Vita Needle Company.

  
 
 

Meeting Agenda:
11:30 a.m. Registration & Lunch
11:45 a.m. General Business Meeting
Speaker to follow.

Note:
All member and non-member meeting registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. **Be advised that if you are a "no show", you will still be responsible for the registration fee.** If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to:
NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

October 2018 General Membership Meeting - Toledo area

Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM


The Hilton Garden Inn
6165 Levis Commons Blvd.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Join us Thursday, October 11th, for Dianna Gould presenting, "HR and the Aging Workforce- Strategies and Best Practices"

Can your organization afford to lose your reservoir of talented, experienced older workers in the coming years? If not, have you done serious strategic workforce planning to analyze the impact of baby boomer retirements and to identify potential skills gaps that could result? This session will look at key HR strategies that should be integrated into an overall talent management program for today’s multi-generational workforce. It will also look at lessons to be learned from recent research -- including the 2014 SHRM Aging workforce Survey –and from the best practice case study of the Vita Needle Company.

  
 
 

Meeting Agenda:
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration & Snacks
4:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. General Business Meeting
Speaker to follow.

Note:
All member and non-member meeting registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. **Be advised that if you are a "no show", you will still be responsible for the registration fee.** If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to:
NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

December 2018 General Membership Meeting - Toledo area

Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM


The Hilton Garden Inn
6165 Levis Commons Blvd.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Join us Thursday, December 7th, as Mark Barnes of Bugbee & Conkle presents a 2018 Employment Law update. This presentation will include recent labor and employment law developments and what's on the horizon in the coming months.


Click HERE for more information on Mark Barnes

  
 
 

Meeting Agenda:
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration & Lunch
12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m. General Business Meeting
Speaker to follow.

Note:
All member and non-member meeting registrations must be made online, even if you are paying at the door or by mailing a check. To pay at the door, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYATDOOR. **Be advised that if you are a "no show", you will still be responsible for the registration fee.** If mailing a check, ENTER and APPLY Discount Code PAYBYCHECK. Then mail check, payable to NOHRA, to:
NOHRA, P.O. Box 748, Maumee, OH 43537.

 

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