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

  • February 12, 2019 4:03 PM | Anonymous

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    This is just one of the many perks of becoming a BGSHRM Chapter Member.  Check it out under the Members Only!! tab (must log in for access).

    Not a member? Come join us! http://www.bgshrm.org/membership-information

  • February 12, 2019 2:44 PM | Amanda Sutton
    With more than 500 SHRM chapters!!!, the Top 25 Fundraising Chapters represent the top five percent of all SHRM chapters. 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. 

    Top fundraising chapters are recognized on the SHRM Foundation’s website and in the monthly newsletter, are awarded a digital badge to display on the chapter website, and receive an award from the SHRM Foundation at the SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition.

    BGSHRM was one of the SHRM Foundation's top 25 fundraising chapters in 2018!  Thanks to your generosity, our chapter contributed more than $10k to fund initiatives, scholarships, and grants, and earned a spot in the 2018 Top 5 Fundraising Chapters.

    See more here!

    Amanda Sutton, SHRM-CP


  • February 01, 2019 8:03 AM | Amanda Sutton

    Join SHRM today and get one free month of membership. Join/Renew today! Use code WINTER19


  • February 01, 2019 7:55 AM | Amanda Sutton

    The U.S. Department of Labor announced that as of today, January 31, 2019, the application period is open for job creators to apply for the HIRE Vets Medallion Award. This program recognizes small businesses, non-profit organizations, and large companies for their leadership in recruiting, employing, and retaining America's veterans. To apply for the award, visit HireVets.gov.

    Source: DOL News Release

  • January 29, 2019 4:27 PM | Amanda Sutton

    Join SHRM live to discuss some of the most pressing public policy issues affecting the workplace such as the economy, employment-based immigration, workforce development and more.

    FREE for SHRM members, $49 for non-members.

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  • January 22, 2019 9:42 AM | Amanda Sutton

    Human resource professionals will pay attention to what legislation moves in the Senate and the newly Democratic-controlled House of Representatives in 2019, including a possible minimum-wage increase and paid-leave proposals, and what rulemakings advance, including the overtime rule. The Department of Labor has sent the proposed overtime rule to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), which is often a sign that public release is near, according to The Wall Street Journal.

    Read more here: Overtime Changes May Be Top Legal Trend for 2019

  • January 17, 2019 1:01 PM | Anonymous

    ** Members Only**

    This is just one of the many perks of becoming a BGSHRM Chapter Member.  Check it out under the Members Only!! tab (must log in for access).

    Not a member? Come join us! http://www.bgshrm.org/membership-information

  • December 13, 2018 1:24 PM | Amanda Sutton

    The SHRM Foundation's new Veterans at Work Certificate Program is now open to all HR professionals. This free, educational program, sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal, is part of the SHRM Foundation's commitment to building more-inclusive workplaces and focuses on best practices for attracting, hiring and retaining veterans.

    SHRM Foundation’s free educational program encourages hiring vets, earns participants 10 PDCs

    Read more here!

  • December 12, 2018 11:17 AM | Amanda Sutton

    What is the SHRM Foundation?

    The SHRM Foundation is the charity affiliate of SHRM, dedicated to empowering HR professionals to build inclusive organizations where employees thrive and organizations achieve success.The mission of the SHRM Foundation is to champion workforce and workplace transformation by providing research-based HR solutions for challenging inclusion issues facing current and potential employees, scholarships to educate and develop HR professionals to make change happen, and opportunities for HR professionals to make a difference in their local communities.

    The SHRM Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships each year to HR professionals and students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees, certification, and professional development. The SHRM Foundation also develops research-based workplace inclusion solutions for HR professionals, with recent initiatives focused on the aging workforce and the hiring and retention of military veterans.

    Why should you donate?

    As a 501(c)(3) public charity, the work of the SHRM Foundation is made possible by generous donations from HR professionals and the support of SHRM.

    With more than 500 SHRM Chapters, the Top 25 fundraising Chapters represent the top five percent of all SHRM chapters. Those in the top 25 have the highest yearly contributions, including gifts from the chapter plus recognition credits donated by individuals or companies on behalf of the chapter. Last year, the Bluegrass SHRM Chapter was ranked #11 out of ALL CHAPTERS!!! So now we need your help to break the top 10 and remain one of the Top 25 Fundraising Chapters!!

    Get Involved! Donate Now!

    If you weren't able to make our SHRM Foundation event on Tuesday December 11th or if you're interested in still making a contribution - make a donation online today at shrmfoundation.org/donate! Giving directly to the SHRM Foundation ensures that your donation is TAX-DEDUCTIBLE!

    All donors who give online or give an offline gift of $25 or more will receive an acknowledgement letter which is your receipt for tax purposes. All donors are encouraged to give recognition credits to their chapter and council in honor of their gift. Recognition credits should to be given during the point of donation, and can be added or adjusted by donor request to SHRMFoundation@shrm.org.

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