Engage and Inspire the Human Resources Professional to drive excellence and innovation, and to make a difference in the Community

  • July 16, 2020 11:33 AM | Anonymous

    Dr. Bob Nelson recently spoke at our July Chapter Meeting on "Managing Virtual Workers Today."  He has kindly shared his slide deck with the BGSHRM membership.  Review the PowerPoint presentation here.

  • June 30, 2020 5:33 PM | Anonymous

    KYSHRM has partnered with the KY Chamber to present an important virtual event, Increasing Understanding & Disrupting Racial Bias on July 8 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm.  The event features speaker Eric Ellis who was a keynote speaker at the 2019 KYSHRM Conference.

    This event has been approved for 1.5 PDCs with SHRM and HRCI.  Register here!

  • June 18, 2020 10:19 AM | Anonymous

    Thanks so much to those of you that attended our Diversity & Inclusion Panel Discussion on June 16, 2020.  We have since heard a lot of positive feedback from participants.  If you missed it, our panelists have kindly shared some resource materials that we are passing along to you.  Please visit our Diversity & Inclusion page at BGSHRM.org for more information. 

  • May 29, 2020 1:32 PM | Anonymous

    Were you worried you missed the BGSHRM Newsletter Submissions Deadline?  Well, you're in luck!

    We have adjusted our newsletter distribution dates and are still accepting submissions for our Q2 BGSHRM Newsletter.  

    Content must be directly related to a SHRM Competency and kept to under 250 words. Please include a brief (1-2 sentences) bio with your submission. Professional experiences and stories tied to the SHRM Competency you are writing about are encouraged. Please use pseudonyms in place of company names and people when sharing. Photo submissions to support your content are also encouraged. Finaly, be flexible! As editors, we fancy the red pen, so please anticipate possible spelling and grammatical corrections to your content before publishing.

    To view our Q1 newsletter, click here.  We'd love to hear from you.

  • May 29, 2020 1:17 PM | Anonymous

    The application window is now open for SHRM Certification Professional Development Grants.  Applications will be accepted

    through August 2nd.

    If you are selected to receive a SHRM Foundation Certification Professional Grant you will receive a SHRM Learning System and free exam for the SHRM Certification that you are eligible to apply for (SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP).

    You must be a member of National SHRM to apply and the grant must be claimed 12 months from the date it is issued. For information on eligibility and how to apply, click here

  • May 29, 2020 1:08 PM | Anonymous

    Big, big news here!

    BGSHRM has been awarded the SHRM 2019 Platinum Excel Award!

    This award recognizes outstanding achievements in chapter operations and a commitment to providing meaningful programs and services to our members.

    It also recognizes continued growth and development as business leaders, capable of developing strategies that lead to business success.

    Spread the word--our Chapter is the place to be!  Join or renew your membership today to be entered into a drawing for a FREE 3-day KY SHRM Conference registration.  Learn more here.

  • May 29, 2020 1:00 PM | Anonymous

    Join or renew your BGSHRM membership by close of business on May 31st and you will be entered into a drawing for a FREE 3-day KY SHRM Conference registration. 

    The conference is scheduled to be held in Louisville August 24 through August 26.


    We will draw the lucky winner at our next Chapter Meeting on June 9.

    Time is running out!

  • May 29, 2020 12:51 PM | Anonymous

    BGSHRM Foundation Mask Project

    We’ve received a new batch of masks in a variety of fun spring and summer colors and patterns!

    Hurry to order and secure your mask TODAY in support of the SHRM Foundation!  Click HERE.

    Masks are REQUIRED PPE for Governor Beshear's Healthy At Work Initiative and also now, a fundraiser for the SHRM Foundation.  Masks are strongly encouraged to be worn while in public for the protection of yourself, your family and friends, and our community. 


    We have sourced 2 local sewists to assist in this initiative.  The masks are of good quality fabric and are well-made.

  • May 20, 2020 3:38 PM | Anonymous
    • Robin Salyer Fleischer, MS.Ed. of Robin S. Fleischer Counseling recently spoke at our May 2020 Chapter Meeting. As a benefit to our membership, she has provided us with a Compassion Fatigue Self-Assessment, free of charge to BGSHRM members.
    • This self-assessment helps you estimate your compassion status: How much at risk you are of burnout and compassion fatigue and also the degree of satisfaction with your helping others.
    • Members can find and download the assessment in the Members Only section of our website.
  • April 21, 2020 2:35 PM | Amanda Sutton (Administrator)

    BGSHRM's support of the SHRM Foundation in 2019 has qualified you as a Top 25 Fundraising Chapter! These chapters have the highest yearly contributions, including gifts from the chapter plus recognition credits donated by individuals or companies on behalf of the chapter.


    Our chapter now carries the SHRM Foundation Top 25 Fundraising Chapters badge.

    By supporting the SHRM Foundation, you are empowering real social impact, allowing us to continue to deliver on outreach initiatives that lead positive change affecting work, workers, and the workplace. You are also helping us prepare the next generation of professionals for a future in HR. Your support will help the SHRM Foundation:


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