About the Program:
The Future of HR: Promoting Business Success in a Changing Global Workplace
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Preapproved for 1.0 Business/Strategic Credit as per HRCI/SHRM
As an HR professional, you can play a significant role in promoting the success of your organization by understanding your business objectives and the changing environment – nationally and globally – in which you compete. In this session, you will learn the business skills you need to develop to become a strong contributor to the “bottom line.” You will also review ways to leverage three key tools – analytics, leadership development, and workplace flexibility – to more effectively engage your human capital assets in fulfilling your business goals.
Global HR Strategies for Today's Culturally Diverse Workforce
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Preapproved for 3.0 HR Credits as per HRCI/SHRM
Business success today often hinges on a company’s ability to bridge cultural differences and build a productive, cohesive workforce spanning multiple countries. Understanding these challenges is the first step towards preparing for them and leveraging them for competitive advantage. This session will provide an overview of today’s global workforce, the impact of cultural diversity on this global workforce, and the HR strategies needed to succeed in it. It will also look at global and cultural expertise as a key HR competency and important support resources to help HR professionals navigate this area.
Sherry Johnson, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CAE