July 2017 - IE SHRM News & Updates
July Monthly Meeting - July 20 Doubletree Hotel - Ontario
HR Competencies, Certification & SHRM Tools
Join us for lunch on July 20 at 11:30 am at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario to learn about the available tools and resources for HR Professionals. 

This session will provide a showcase of SHRM's hundreds of resources to help SHRM members be more efficient and stay up-to-date with their employment practices.  We will discuss how you can gain access to monthly updates on court decisions and legislative developments that every HR professional needs to know to be up to date.  This event will also provide you with the information you need on current and emerging human resources competencies and knowledge you need to succeed in the HR profession, as well as the resources available to you for achieving and attaining certification. This program will also highlight the benefits of certification.  

Click here to register by Friday, July 14 or  learn more.
IE SHRM Annual HR Conference
The Future of the Workplace

Inland Empire SHRM will hold its 5th Annual HR Conference this year. The Future of the Workplace promises to be our best conference yet. We are offering more speakers and more topics to better meet your professional development needs. Our conference is designed for all HR practitioners, from early career to the more experienced HR executive. 
Hear from the experts.
Our speakers are business experts, practitioners and peers who know what you need to know. You'll get a solid grounding in tried-and-true HR fundamentals and unique insight into the innovative new practices that will change how the world does business. Learn more.  
HRCI & SHRM Certifications Update   

HRCI Reinstatement Program -  HR professionals with expired HRCI credentials may be eligible for our one-time only reinstatement program. For more info  click here.

We are proud to be offering  SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP classes starting September 9, 2017 in Ontario, CA. For more details, visit our website and click on the "Certification" tab for the schedule of classes, location, hours, registration, etc. or click here.
For any certification or recertification questions, contact our Certification Director, Richard Dawson, via his email at rickeywd@aol.com or via his cell at 909-270-9801.
Call for Speakers

Inland Empire SHRM is accepting proposals for speakers.  We are looking for speakers on a variety of topics such as Human Resource Expertise, Compensation and Benefits, Workers' Compensation, Leave Management, Employee and Labor Relations, Workforce Planning and Employment, Business Acumen/Management and Strategy, and Risk Management.

Are you a HR Practitioner, or business professional with ideas on how to work smarter, better, faster? Have you developed a best practice that you would like to share? You can present your topic to your HR peers.

Do you know of a speaker that would be interested in speaking at an IE SHRM event? Send us your recommendations, or visit our website to download and complete the Speaker Proposal. Completed proposals can be emailed to ieshrm@gmail.com or programs@ieshrm.org. Please note "Speaker Proposal" in the subject line of your email.  

Volunteers for Conference 

Inland Empire SHRM is looking for five (5) great volunteers to support our Annual Conference, The Future of the Workplace on October 19th.  We need volunteers that are sharp, energetic, organized and like to be in the middle of lots of activity.

Volunteers will help assemble materials for conference participants, greet attendees at the registration desk, help with set up and break down of the meeting rooms, provide assistance to speakers and sponsors. Participation in IE SHRM's pre-event volunteer training is required.

If you are interested in volunteering for the Annual Conference, send an email to ieshrm@gmail.com, subject line Conference Volunteer. 
Sponsorship Opportunities Available to HR Vendors and Service Providers

Wouldn't you love the opportunity to showcase your products and services to HR professionals from the Inland Empire? It's not too late to sponsor an IE SHRM monthly meeting, Annual HR Conference or, new this year, advertise in our Annual HR Conference booklet. Email:  sponsorship@ieshrm.org .or click here to learn more.
Welcome New Members! 

Inland Empire SHRM extends a warm welcome to our new members! We hope to see you at our next monthly meeting so please stop by to say hello!

Alicia Bachman, KKW Transportation
Maria Gallegos, The Original Mowbray's Tree Service
Holley Bootsma, Mercedes-Benz of Temecula
Luis Castillo Aguilar, Greenbrier Rail Services
John Dainko, Hub Construction Specialties, Inc.
Kelsey Kenz, California State University San Bernardino
Camille Arnold, MillerCoors
Virginia Allen, TNG
David Grant, Schenker, Inc. 
Legislative & Legal Update 
Never Ending Changes

It is that time again. July 1 marks the mid-year point, and as is customary in California, it is time to update your Labor Posters, Employee Handbook, Hiring Policies, and Pay codes.  The new regulations listed below all take effect on July 1, 2017. Read More
SHRM Foundation
Supporting the SHRM Foundation
Inland Empire SHRM holds an opportunity drawing on behalf of the SHRM Foundation at each monthly meeting.  Tickets are available for $5 for 3 tickets, or $10 for 7 tickets. Each ticket is an opportunity to win a free meeting and an IE SHRM logo item. Occasionally other prizes are available. Ask about the day's drawing when checking in at the monthly meetings. Click here and the image to learn more about SHRM Foundation.

Who's Hiring?
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IE SHRM's Annual HR Conference
Early Bird Rates 
Extended through August 1
$175 for IE SHRM members/ $250 for non-members
Break Out Sessions, Earn 6 Recertification Credits
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