2019 Human Capital Conference

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Join over 750 professionals from 500 companies in the Madison area.

GMA SHRM Receives Platinum Achievement Award

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2019 Human Capital Conference
GMA SHRM Membership -
GMA SHRM Receives Platinum Achievement Award
HR Advice Network Groups
Survey Now Available for Purchase
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Upcoming Programs

 

April 11, 2019  GMA SHRM Revealed - Member Welcome

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April 18, 2019 - Meet, Greet & Eat - Lunch with Friends!

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April HR Advice Network Roundtables 

Facilitated, informal, peer-led discussions at 3 locations each month.

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May 14, 2019 - Human Capital Conference

Alliant Energy Center

Featured Keynote Presenter:  Dr. Rick Rigsby

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Dr. Rick Rigsby

 


June - Meet, Greet & Eat

Location TBA

Program Details Coming Soon

 


June 23-26, 2019  SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

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June HR Advice Network Roundtables 

Facilitated, informal, peer-led discussions at 3 locations each month.
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July HR Advice Network Roundtables 

Facilitated, informal, peer-led discussions at 3 locations each month.
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August 13, 2019- Professional Development Summit

Alliant Energy Center

Session Focus:  Strategic Vision for HR

Session 1:  Become the HR Strategic Partner Your Organization Needs

Session 2:  Your Personal MBA: Understanding Business Functions & Business Acumen


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August - Meet, Greet & Eat

Location TBA

Meet, Greet & Eat with your fellow GMA SHRM Members. 

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September 17, 2019 - Professional Development Summit

Alliant Energy Center

Session Focus:  Diversity and Inclusion

Session 1:  Facing Unconscious Bias in the Hiring Process

Session 2:  Building a Truly Inclusive Workplace


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September HR Advice Network Roundtables 

Facilitated, informal, peer-led discussions at 3 locations each month.
Program Details Coming Soon
 


October 16-18, 2019 -  WISHRM State Conference

Wisconsin Dells, WI

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October HR Advice Network Roundtables 

Facilitated, informal, peer-led discussions at 3 locations each month.
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November - GMA SHRM Revealed 

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November 12, 2019 - Professional Development Summit - Government Affairs and Legal Update

Alliant Energy Center

Session Focus:  Government Affairs and Legal Update

Session 1:  TBA

Session 2:  TBA


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November - Student Night Out

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November HR Advice Network Roundtables 

Facilitated, informal, peer-led discussions at 3 locations each month.
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Dr. Rick Rigsby Announced as 2019 Human Capital Conference Keynote Presenter 

For 2019, GMA SHRM is proud to bring to our members and guests a once in a lifetime opportunity for a full morning keynote and workshop with Dr. Rick Rigsby!  

When audiences hear Rick Rigsby . . . they are never the same.

"Bringing a speaker like Dr. Rick Rigsby to our conference continues our tradition of bringing national caliber speakers to our Madison HR and business community.  To be able to spend a full morning with Dr. Rigsby takes our conference to another level and is going to be amazing!" says Director of Human Capital Conference Dana Denny.  

The 14th Annual Human Capital Conference will be held Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Alliant Energy Center and also features 6 breakout sessions from industry experts!   Breakout session topics include:

  • Winning the War for Talent
  • Finding Your Way in the Modern Compensation Data Landscape
  • Smoke and Mirrors: Separating Real Trends from Fads in Benefits Strategies
  • Adult Learning “Better” Practices in Diversity & Inclusion
  • and the latest HR Legal Updates!

 Click here for full conference details.
 


GMA SHRM Receives Prestigious SHRM Award for Advancing the HR Profession

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) recently awarded Greater Madison Area SHRM its prestigious EXCEL Award for the Chapter's accomplishments in 2017.
 
The award aligns individual chapters’ and state councils’ activities with SHRM’s aspirations for the HR profession. The award recognizes accomplishments and strategic activities and initiatives that enhance the human resource profession.
 
“SHRM exists because of our great chapters and state councils like Greater Madison Area SHRM which work tirelessly to help advance the important mission of the HR profession through initiatives that support our future, build inclusive organizations and focus on workplace readiness,” said Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, president and chief executive officer of SHRM. “Recognizing you as a recipient of this prestigious award is just one way to show that SHRM supports you and that we are by your side step by step as we move Together Forward.”
 
The EXCEL Award can be earned at four levels: bronze, silver, gold and platinum. Each level has a prescribed set of requirements and accomplishments that must be met. Greater Madison Area SHRM will receive recognition in SHRM publications and at conferences, a logo to display on its website, and information to share with its members about the significance of this award.


The New GMA SHRM Compensation Survey is Now Available!

64 Participating Companies From Dane County with 174 exempt and non-exempt jobs included.

Local compensation data is hard to find and the GMA SHRM Compensation survey is a great resource! 

Losing a key employee over compensation can be expensive (recruiting costs, training a new employee, etc.) and so can over paying employees.  The new GMA SHRM Compensation Survey Report will provide local compensation data related to Base Pay, Total Cash Compensation, as well as Salary Range Information.  It will also include information regarding Pay Practices of participating organizations. 

Click here for more information and to preview the participants and jobs list.


Student Membership in GMA SHRM

GMA SHRM provides a discounted membership to students enrolled in full-time (minimum of 5 credits) HR programs at an undergraduate or 2-year community or technical college.  



 

The Idea Exchange is a members only forum to collaborate and share ideas, best practices and general HR knowledge.  Below is a live stream of the most request questions asked – click on a question to login, view any responses or respond to the question.

Idea Exchange

Here is a quick and short survey regarding compensation systems.  I am particularly interested in organizations who have... Read More
Filed Under: Compensation

We are considering implementing a scholarship program for our part time employees that are currently in high school or c... Read More
Filed Under: Policies

I am looking for someone to present on confidentiality and professionalism in the workplace at an upcoming retreat (June... Read More
Filed Under: Compliance

I am researching on Relocation Policies and am interested to know if others currently offer this benefit, if so, to what... Read More
Filed Under: Policies

Hello, My company is looking to outsource the recruitment of a couple of positions. I'm wondering if anyone has any reco... Read More
Filed Under: Hiring Lifecycle