Date: May 11, 2012
Time: 10 am
Topic: HREvolution: Moving from Tactical to Strategic
Location: Capital Hilton, Washington, DC
About Barbara Mitchell
HR and hiring expert Barbara Mitchell is a human resources and organization development consultant who is widely known in the areas of recruitment and retention. She has experience in both for-profit and nonprofit sectors and has consulted for a variety of organizations around the world.
She served in senior human-resources leadership positions with Marriott International and several technology firms in the Washington, DC, area before co-founding the Millennium Group International, which she sold in 2008.
Her books include The Essential HR Handbook, and The Big Book of HR. Click here to buy the book.
The Human Resource Association of the National Capital Area (HRA-NCA) is the local DC Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). HRA-NCA is committed to providing all professionals in the field of human resource management a forum for expanding their knowledge and talent. Our organization of HR practitioners, consultants, partners, and educators has served the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area since 1945. We are older than SHRM! We provide opportunities for professional development, scholarship, and expansion of your HR horizons.
HRA-NCA (DC SHRM) provides to the business community the authoritative Compensation, Benefits, Government Contracts and Salary Survey products of the Washington-Baltimore area; scholarships to worthy HR students and practitioners; a comprehensive job bank for HR positions in our area; mentoring opportunities for individuals new to HR, monthly professional development seminars with continuing education credits from the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) for PHR, SPHR and GPHR certifications, Career Management seminars, and much more! Our member volunteers also participate in a variety of community outreach programs, in addition to serving as resources to one another in fostering the HR profession.
HRA-NCA is an affiliated chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and has been a recipient of SHRM’s Gold and Silver Awards, Superior Merit Award, and the Pinnacle Award—the highest honor given to various Chapters. HRA-NCA also enjoys Mega-Chapter status and we continue to grow strongly. We are proud of our close association with SHRM, the leading voice of the HR profession. Visit SHRM’s website for complete information about SHRM activities and membership. We encourage all of our members to join SHRM; and our membership rates include an annual discount for all SHRM members.
Click here for details: www.hra-nca.org.