• 20 Apr 2018 2:58 PM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    24th Annual Wage & Hour Seminar - West Chester, OH

    June 7-8, 2018

    The Greater Cincinnati Northern KY Chapter of the APA

    REGISTRATION OPEN! Early bird pricing available through Friday April 27th.

    This event will be packed with fantastic information on the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Health, Benefit & Welfare, Record Retention, Compliance Minefield and the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). RECERT CREDITS WILL BE AVAILABLE!

    For more information: Wage and Hour Event Detail

  • 17 Apr 2018 3:30 PM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    Today April 17, 2018, HRCI announced upSkill, an on-demand learning and assessment module, to raise the bar on talent management capabilities of global business professionals.

    upSkill will tackle specific people-management challenges faced by global professionals and organizations. upSkill provides you with affordable, timely and convenient continuous learning and assessment opportunities. 

    HRCI credential holders are able to obtain 4-8 recertification credits.

    There is a cost associated - $129 for assessement only, $229 for learning + assessment.


    HRCI Press Release

    HRCI upSkill page

  • 17 Apr 2018 3:24 PM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    In recognition of the key role being played by talent acquisition professionals in today's challenging environment, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has developed a new Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential. Targeted to launch in June, this credential from SHRM is designed to help talent acquisition professionals distinguish their expertise and build their credibility within their organizations.

    Read more on SHRM's page: SHRM Article

  • 12 Apr 2018 9:30 AM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    April Chapter Meeting Survey: Don't forget to let us know what you thought! April Meeting Survey

    Communications Survey: We need your feedback! How can we improve our communications and member resources! What information do you want and how do you want to receive it? Plus, how can we improve our website! Closes April 25th. Communications Survey

    Youth Employment: The end of the school year is upon us which means summer jobs! Make sure you know the rules for employing youth: YouthRules!

    SHRM Certification: The spring exam application deadline is TOMORROW April 13th. Apply today for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam! : Apply!

    HRCI Exam: New exam content outlines are updated on AUGUST 1st! Apply soon before that happens! HRCI

    LexGiveBack: LexGiveBack was our Community Outreach Sponsor for April's Chapter Meeting. LexGiveBack is a week-long community service project, during which individuals and organizations will be encouraged to engage in acts of compassion toward their fellow Lexingtonians. Read more here: LexGiveBack!

    SAVE THE DATE - 24th Annual Wage and Hour Seminar (Ohio): 

    The Greater Cincinnati & N Kentucky and the Miami Valley Chapters of the American Payroll Association Present the 24th Annual Wage and Hour Seminar on June 7 & 8, 2018. The event will be held in The Savannah Center (West Chester, OH). We'll keep you posted on details once released!

    UKFCU: Our Premier Sponsor for 2018, UKFCU has something they want you to know about! UKFCU has joined up with the Bluegrass Chapter of the American Red Cross! Learn more here: UKFCU Promotion!

    Multimonth ADA Leave Isn't Required in the 7th Circuit: The Supreme Court has declined to review a 7th Circuit decision that the ADA doesn't require employers to allow workers with disabilities to be off the job for two months or more. Read more here: SHRM Article

    I think that is all from me for now folks! Email us if you have any questions: communications@bgshrm.org

  • 12 Apr 2018 8:58 AM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    Though it is posted on the main page of the website, we wanted to post the survey here as well. We need your feedback!


    We're reaching out to current and former BGSHRM members to find out how we can improve AND expand our Communications and Member Resources! In general, we want to know what information you want and how you want to receive it. We also have several questions that relate directly to our website.

    The survey is about 16 questions and should only take 10/15 minutes of your time. If you are interested in having your name entered for a drawing (gift card to Willie's Locally Known), please share your contact information at the end of the survey.

    The survey will close at the end of the day Wednesday, April 25 2018

  • 10 Apr 2018 2:38 PM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    Did you attend our April PD Session Chapter Meeting, Harassment: We don't know what we don't know? We want to know what you thought, what you liked, what we could improve on, and more!

    Please complete the following survey! It will only take 5 minutes of your time. We really appreciate your feedback:


  • 09 Apr 2018 2:38 PM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)


    The Greater Cincinnati & N Kentucky and the Miami Valley Chapters of the American Payroll Association Present the 

    24th Annual Wage and Hour Seminar on June 7 & 8, 2018

    The event will be held in The Savannah Center (West Chester, OH).

    We'll keep you posted on details once released!

  • 05 Apr 2018 8:00 AM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    Location Change (minor)- The Grand Reserve

    Due to large attendance (yay!!) at our meeting on Tuesday, we will be located in the larger room/space called The Grand Reserve. It is connected to The Speakeasy. The Grand Reserve is the room we were in for our February AND March meetings!

    Please plan to enter through The Grand Reserve, which is where registration will be set up but you are more than welcome to park and enter through the Speakeasy, if that is easier for you!

    Lunch will be served at 11:15AM

    Parking Reminder- Larger crowds call for busy parking!

    Please remember to review the parking map below, prior to the meeting. Note: Street parking IS allowed!

    Thank you for going through the motions with us at our new location.  We're happy to have such great attendance at our meetings this year! We're loving it!

    Please email communications@bgshrm.org if you have any questions/concerns!

  • 04 Apr 2018 8:13 AM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    New PHR and SPHR Exams for HR Professionals Will Have Greater HR Emphasis on Employee Experience and Data-Driven Business Decisions,

    Learn more here: 


  • 03 Apr 2018 10:30 AM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    Filing late is better than not filing at all!

    Check out this SHRM Article for more information: 

    ACA Filing Deadline 4/2/18 : What To Do Now

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