UPCOMING EVENTS

WHRA Annual Conference Information, Registration & Sponsorship 

The WHRA holds approximately 10 functions per year.  March 2020 was the last in person meeting.  All future meetings for the remainder of this year, unless noted, will be virtual.  Typically, 7 SHRM/HRCI certified meetings are held the first Wednesday of the month.  In 2020 we have added a monthly Coffee Clutch discussion to exchange ideas and practices and a Book Nook review discussion of two to three SHRM accredited books per year.  Our virtual Annual Conference will be held on October 8, 2020.  Please keep checking our schedule of events to save the dates!

Are you interested in becoming a speaker for the WHRA?  If so, please fill out a Speaker Application.


Upcoming events

    • 26 Aug 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • Conference Call Discussion
    Register


    Join the WHRA Coffee Clutch  

    Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at Noon


    Sip your favorite beverage as we start the discussion with topics we have received since our last meeting. 

    After, the discussion will be opened for topics you would like to discuss or bounce off your peers.

     Hope you will join us!

    Meeting Access will be  provided one day prior to call.  


    • 1 Sep 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • webinar
    Register


     Achieving Inclusion Excellence in the Workplace

    Panel Discussion

    Tuesday, September 1, 2020

    8 - 10 am

    Join our panel participants in exploring these important topics via ZOOM format that includes one-on-one with expert panelists.

    The discussion will be led by BILL FLANAGAN, host of “Our Business Times” on WPXI TV.

    Panelists:

    Dr. Sharon Higginbotham

    Dr. Tom Hogan

    Kristian McCloud

    Mike Sylvester

    Kelly Radomski

    After a brief introduction, the audience will be moved to the breakout room with our subject matter experts, where you will discuss one of the 4 themes below.  After 25-30 minutes, participants will return to the general session where spokespersons from each group will summarize key points and the Q&A will continue. 

    • Diversity and Inclusion program design   
    • Equity in recruiting
    • Justice/Humane treatment at all employee levels  
    • Socially Responsible AI

    The challenge?

    What do you plan to do differently in your workplace after attending this session?


    SHOW UP....BRING YOUR VOICE....BE PART OF THE CHANGE  


    HRCI/SHRM - 2 credits


    • 30 Sep 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • Conference Call Discussion
    Register


    Join the WHRA Coffee Clutch  

    Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at Noon


    Sip your favorite beverage as we start the discussion with topics we have received since our last meeting. 

    After, the discussion will be opened for topics you would like to discuss or bounce off your peers.

     Hope you will join us!

    Meeting Access will be  provided one day prior to call.  


    • 8 Oct 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM (EDT)
    • Webinars
    Register


    Kindness in the Workplace
    “Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness.” (Scott Adams)


    A Virtual Conference

    October 8, 2020, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Conference presenters will answer these questions:

    How to handle the stress and constant change in today’s work environment.

    Effective strategies to deliver difficult employee feedback with empathy.

    Proven ways to build trust in your company culture.

    How to build safety in your culture, including mental safety, during these uncertain times.

    SHRM - 5 Credits 

    HRCI -  Credits pending

    Agenda and Speaker details

    Inspired by our theme, KINDNESS in the WORKPLACE, we have assembled a docket of speakers who will capture your imaginations with their storytelling.

    To combat fatigue and encourage wellness, we have injected stretching breaks provided by RED BRICK YOGA.

    Our award winning KEYNOTE and member of the National Speakers Association will  impress you with his messages.


    Presented VIRTUALLY for convenient and safe engagement during uncertain times.



    Presented VIRTUALLY for convenient and safe engagement during uncertain times.





    • 28 Oct 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • Conference Call Discussion
    Register


    Join the WHRA Coffee Clutch  

    Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Noon


    Sip your favorite beverage as we start the discussion with topics we have received since our last meeting. 

    After, the discussion will be opened for topics you would like to discuss or bounce off your peers.

     Hope you will join us!

    Meeting Access will be  provided one day prior to call.  


    • 18 Nov 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (EST)
    • Conference Call Discussion
    Register


    Join the WHRA Coffee Clutch  

    Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at Noon


    Sip your favorite beverage as we start the discussion with topics we have received since our last meeting. 

    After, the discussion will be opened for topics you would like to discuss or bounce off your peers.

     Hope you will join us!

    Meeting Access will be  provided one day prior to call.  



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