HR 101: Understanding the Most Critical Elements of Human Resources

When:  Feb 21, 2023 from 09:00 to 16:00 (ET)
If you are just starting out in the HR profession, perform HR duties as a part of a non-HR job, or want to add to your supervisory skillset, then please join us for this comprehensive, full-day seminar to get an understanding of the most critical elements of human resources. You will discover how to avoid making common mistakes, improve your ability to handle tricky HR issues and learn HR best practices, so you can be more effective in your role and reduce the risk of lawsuits, penalties and fines.   

What Will Be Covered: 
  •  A broad overview of all human resource functions
  • Payroll, benefits, recruitment, employee relations, and performance improvement 
  • Review of “best practices” recruitment/staffing processes and strategies 
  • Review of basic legislation and court cases in the HR field 
  • FLSA, EEO, OSHA, FMLA, ADA and HIPAA 
  • Do’s and don'ts of HR investigation processes
  • Review of corporate communication strategies
  • Compensation, and benefits information/issues for staff at all levels 
  • Employee orientation, onboarding and training strategies 
  • Deep dive into performance appraisals and metrics
  • Strategies for dealing with performance issues 

Expert Presenter:

Steve Muth, owner of HR Bones, a Human Resources consulting and training firm, is a Human Resources professional with over 30 years of experience working in industry and government. Steve has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a master’s in Human Resources and Labor Relations, both from Michigan State University. He also holds two certificates in HR: Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and Senior Certified Professional (SCP), the highest levels of certification.
If you are just starting out in the HR profession, perform HR duties as a part of a non-HR job, or want to add to your supervisory skillset, then please join us for this comprehensive, full-day seminar to get an understanding of the most critical elements of human resources. You will discover how to avoid making common mistakes, improve your ability to handle tricky HR issues and learn HR best practices, so you can be more effective in your role and reduce the risk of lawsuits, penalties and fines. 

The event is taking place at the Michigan Chamber of Commerce.  600 South Walnut Street, Lansing, MI. 48933-2200.

Attire at the event is business casual.  Don't forget a sweater or jacket as the meeting room tends to be on the cool side. Please notify us three business days in advance if you have any special dietary requirements (i.e. vegetarian, non-dairy, etc.).

CERTIFICATIONS:
Five (5) HR (General) recertification credit hours for PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
Five (5) PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.

CANCELLATION/SUBSTITUTION POLICY:
Substitutions are allowed should you find you are unable to attend the seminar.  This can be done online or contact Amy Mulholland (amulholland@michamber.com 517-371-7646).
To cancel, please provide at least 72 hours' notice, at which time a credit will be issued that must be used within 6 months. Please call or email Amy.
Less than 72 hours' notice or no-shows will forfeit the registration fee.