Greater Miami SHRM / Greater Miami Society for Human Resource Management - Latest News Diversity Corner News - April 2015 Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:04:34 GMT Diversity Corner News - July 2015 Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:01:36 GMT Diversity Corner News - May 2015 Thu, 09 Jul 2015 09:56:35 GMT MARK YOUR CALENDAR for our Upcoming events! Dear valued members: GMSHRM brings you events that increase your expertise and advance your career, with more recertification credits! Thu, 09 Jul 2015 09:40:16 GMT Diversity Corner News - June 2015 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:14:38 GMT Diversity In Action : Corporate Social Responsibility Award Nominations Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:10:03 GMT Diversity Corner News - March 2015 GMSHRM Celebrates Diversity - March 2015 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:44:47 GMT GMSHRM in the Community:Workforce Readiness Initiatives Workforce Readiness manages resume postings of our members and non-members and HR job opportunities. We also support Human Resource professionals and students in providing tools and contact information in order to achieve their professional goals. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:39:11 GMT Thanks & kudos to 2014 GMSHRM President Terri Davis and the 2014 board! Our 2014 President Terri Davis and the 2014 board's commitments to serving, leadership & their voluntary contributions to our members are at the center of everything they do. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:57:46 GMT Congrats, Jonathan Ross, MBA, SPHR 2015 GMSHRM VP, Membership received his SPHR certification, GMSHRM's study groups helped him to prepare for the exam. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:57:04 GMT 2015 GMSHRM Past President Terri Davis, PHR, MSM HRM Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:27:25 GMT Congrats Carol Lang, MS HRD, SPHR 2015 GMSHRM Secretary has attained the SPHR certification, and GMSHRM's study groups helped her to prepare for the exam. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:10:15 GMT It's Time to Renew your GMSHRM Membership! Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:53:07 GMT Cindy Lau Evans writes HR FL Review article "Are we Past Diversity?" HR FL State Council Diversity Director and GMSHRM Past President, Cindy J. Lau Evans would like to share her timely article, utilizing a social-media style format. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:47:08 GMT GMSHRM’s Diversity In Action Awards Winners GMSHRM celebrated & honored two employers in our community whose best practices in promoting diversity and inclusion have made direct and positive impact on our professional and personal lives. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:43:42 GMT PHC Health Center extends seminar invitation to GMSHRM members. Emerging Trends Seminar Series *Registration Open to GMSHRM Members* 3.0 General HRCI Credits Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:40:12 GMT SAVE THE DATE-Oct. 8th, Keiser University Job Fair GMSHRM partner, Keiser University invites GMSHRM members' employers to participate in their Job Fair - at NO COST! Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:38:08 GMT Diversity Corner News GMSHRM Celebrates Diversity - Month of October 2014 Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:36:21 GMT Meet our Diversity in Action Award event speaker, Vida Byas Sanchez, M.A. Ms.Byas Sanchez presents the program "The Benefits of Hiring Disabled Workers" (Earn 1.50 HR general credits approved by HRCI). Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:33:03 GMT GMSHRM helps YOU to become certified! – Join our Fall Certification Study Group The Certification Director and Board of GMSHRM want our Current Members and HR Colleagues to know about the Certification Study Group sessions that are starting on Thursday, Sept. 25th. (FREE to Members!) Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:30:21 GMT Last day to submit 2014 Diversity In Action Award Nominations! GMSHRM invites you to nominate your organization or another South Florida employer that represents the best in diversity and inclusion practices for the 2014 Diversity In Action Corporate Responsibility Award. Deadline September 15th! Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:27:36 GMT Meet Gerry Hoeffner, presenter of "Taming the Cost of Turnover" the August dinner program! Gerry Hoeffner, President, Personnel Dynamics Consulting -Change Management, Corporate Culture Enhancement and Organizational Development - is known for his high energy, straight talk approach to management and insight into today’s business environment. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:26:21 GMT Diversity Week 2014 invite from Daniel Y. Nicolas, PHR, FIU EO Programs & Diversity FIU’s Diversity Week keynoter, Judy Smith will present at FIU on March 31, 2014. She has also served as the keynote speaker for the National SHRM Diversity and Inclusion Conference in San Francisco, CA. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:22:25 GMT SAVE THE DATE - Sept. 11, 2014 Legal Update Stay current on important legal issues, learn from the top experts in their field and earn HR recertification credit hours at the GMSHRM Legal Update. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:07:01 GMT Diversity Corner News GMSHRM Celebrates Diversity - November 2014 Fri, 07 Nov 2014 06:43:53 GMT 2014 HR Florida Conference & Expo Will you join GMSHRM? Oct. 6-8, 2014 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:07:12 GMT Diversity Corner News GMSHRM Celebrates Diversity - Month of September 2014 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 05:37:23 GMT GMSHRM's “Flash Mob”, a Chapter Showcase Film for the 2013 HR FL Conference Many thanks to ALL -GMSHRM members, the community and friends - who came out on Saturday, March 9th, at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami to be a part of our “Flash Mob” music video!!! Sun, 17 Aug 2014 02:52:58 GMT Ryder System receives GMSHRM's 2012 'Diversity in Action' Award Ryder is recognized for promoting Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace, and also benefiting the community. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 01:15:42 GMT POSTPONED-BAPTIST HEALTH SOUTH FLORIDA in collaboration with GMSHRM presents: New date will be announced - 2014 Wellness Conference Tue, 15 Jul 2014 01:32:47 GMT Diversity Corner News Month of July 2014 Wed, 09 Jul 2014 10:22:05 GMT GMSHRM recognized by HR Florida Council for their diversity program! Jenna Rinehart Rassif, Esq., 2013 GMSHRM president and Theresa Davis, PHR, 2014 GMSHRM president accepted the Excellence Award presented to GMSHRM. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 13:31:08 GMT Are you ready to take your networking to the next level? Expand your Network and learn how to access new resources within your HR community in a comfortable and beautiful setting! Thu, 26 Jun 2014 05:05:12 GMT SHRM Annual Conference featuring Opening Speaker Robin Roberts! June 22-25, 2014 in Orlando Register today to attend Wed, 04 Jun 2014 07:42:34 GMT Diversity Corner News Month of June 2014 and Pride Month Mon, 02 Jun 2014 09:23:05 GMT Diversity Corner News Month of May 2014; Memorial Day 2014 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 09:13:55 GMT Welcome GMSHRM 4/15 speaker, Andy Habermacher, a Brain Leader, Neuroscience speaker, Coach & Author Meet our April 2014 speaker Andy Habermacher whose research and work in neuroscience have lead him to form "leading brains" - a platform where everyone can gain access to the knowledge of the brain - and the "leading brains academy". Fri, 02 May 2014 14:29:17 GMT Spring 2014 Global Forum' presents top HR executives Meet our global HR executives (professional & corporate profiles) who will participate in the GMSHRM Global Forum on May 2nd, from 8:30-10:30 AM at Keiser University, Miami Campus 33172 Fri, 02 May 2014 14:28:24 GMT GMSHRM Members in Transition - We are here for you! GMSHRM provides active and new members who are unemployed at the time of their membership renewal a ONE TIME opportunity to extend their membership for up to one year, at no cost! Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:19:27 GMT GMSHRM recognized by the SHRM Foundation Thank you GMSHRM Members for supporting your profession with your SHRM Foundation donations! Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:17:57 GMT Join GMSHRM Certification Study Group! (FREE to Members!) First session starts Thursday, April 10, 2014, 6-9 PM and the next 5 sessions will be held Thursdays from 6-9 PM, at Keiser University Miami Campus, 2101 NW 117th Ave., Doral, 33172 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:36:46 GMT SAVE THE DATE- 2014 HR Florida Conference & Expo Sun, 06 Apr 2014 10:32:26 GMT Forgot to renew? It’s not too late to restore your GMSHRM membership for 2014! Members who haven't renewed their 2014 membership can renew now to restore their benefits as a GMSHRM member! Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:09:38 GMT Welcome the 2014 GMSHRM Board! The board looks forward to advancing the HR profession, serving you, the HR Professional and the community in 2014. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 10:32:58 GMT Thanks & kudos to 2013 GMSHRM President Jenna Rassif & her board for an amazing year! We thank GMSHRM members and partners for their support in making 2013 a success! Mon, 03 Feb 2014 15:24:43 GMT GMSHRM 2013 Scholarship will be presented 1/21/2014 Join GMSHRM at its Jan. 21st meeting to recognize the recipient of its 2013 scholarship program. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:47:39 GMT GMSHRM 2013 Scholarship- apply by Dec 15 GMSHRM extends the application deadline for its 2013 scholarship program to Dec. 15, 2013. Learn more about the program and take advantage of this opportunity to continue or expand your HR training. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:02:02 GMT Beyond Diversity: Employers Focus on Inclusion Remember when diversity was a hot topic? Today, in many organizations, inclusion is taking the lead. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:55:25 GMT Definition of Diversity Should Be Global, Expert Says When organizations operate globally their must business leaders must ensure that their definition of diversity is global, rather than assuming that their world view applies to others. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:47:00 GMT GMSHRM Mid Year Calendar 2013 SAVE THE DATE for the next 6 months of GMSHRM events. We look forward to your active participation in our upcoming programs and special events. Mark your calendar -- Register today!!! Wed, 04 Dec 2013 07:24:50 GMT In the Spotlight, John H. Williamson, SPHR, GPHR, CCP GMSHRM 2013 VP Marketing Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:04:38 GMT In the Spotlight: Jenna Rinehart Rassif, Esq. 2013 GMSHRM President: Jenna Rinehart Rassif, Esq. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:03:28 GMT GMSHRM's Fall Certification Study Group Are you Certifiable? Certification has its privileges. Come find out what they are all about - the GMSHRM Fall certification study group is underway! Tue, 01 Oct 2013 21:52:13 GMT GMSHRM in the Community - presents to students at Homestead Job Corps Center GMSHRM volunteers and Workforce Readiness Director, Paula Franco help Homestead Job Corps students learn how to become more employable. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:01:04 GMT Employer Use of Credit Reports and Arrest and Conviction Information Almost everyone does background screening but some background checks are potential litigation minefields filled with risky practices and procedures. The workshop will cover some upcoming legal issues to avoid. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 19:41:56 GMT In the Spotlight: Terri Davis, PHR 2012 - 2013 GMSHRM President-Elect: Terri Davis Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:36:33 GMT GMSHRM Winner of 2012 SHRM Silver Excel Award! Congratulations to 2012 GMSHRM President Jenna Rassif & her Board for providing the HR community with great strategic events & business activities in 2012! Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:46:19 GMT In the Spotlight - Claire K. Bergquist Dedicated Volunteer and past GMSHRM Directorof Diversity & Inclusion Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:16:34 GMT Committed Volunteer - Andrew Rodman, Esq. Specialized contributor and past GMSHRM Legislative Affairs Director Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:14:49 GMT Kathie Alexander MSM, SPHR Volunteer Service Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:12:16 GMT In the Spotlight: Margaret Spence Margaret Spence, VP at-Large-Professional Development for the 2012 GMSHRM Board. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:10:16 GMT BUY YOUR DISCOUNTED HR FLORIDA CONFERENCE REGISTRATION from GMSHRM NOW!!! GMSHRM members and Non-members can now purchase an HR FLORIDA registration at the heavily DISCOUNTED RATE only $540 (a savings of $210)!! But -- hurry!! -- supplies are limited!! Fri, 02 Aug 2013 12:07:40 GMT Presenting Deborah Winkles, SPHR, our "Diversity in Action" event Featured Speaker GMSHRM is proud to feature Debbie Winkles, SVP, Director of HR for Great Florida Bank and Board Member of the Miami-Dade EmployAbility Network. She will be on the Diversity in Action panel in a “Practical Application of D & I in the Workplace” on 9/24 Thu, 07 Mar 2013 20:23:35 GMT SHRM Foundation - your contribution is very important If you have not yet made your New Year 2013 contribution to the SHRM Foundation, please do so now! Your support is very important. Sun, 17 Feb 2013 09:34:09 GMT SHRM’s VP of Research Dr. Alexander Alonso presents NEW HR Competency Model You are cordially invited to a GMSHRM seminar with Dr. Alonso, Feb. 19th -1.50 General credits. Sat, 16 Feb 2013 20:19:37 GMT Meet our Expert Speaker, Alexander Alonso, Ph.D., SHRM’s VP for Research We are pleased to have Dr. Alexander Alonso from SHRM's leadership team present a GMSHRM seminar, "The NEW HR Competencies Model" on Feb. 19th, at Trio on the Bay. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 00:20:15 GMT 2008 Excellence in Human Resources Awards GMSHRM Congratulates The Winners And All Finalists for The South Florida Business Journal's Excellence In Human Resources Awards! Sat, 12 Jan 2013 12:24:13 GMT Presenting our Distinguished Speaker, Jeff Pon Ph.D., SHRM’s Chief HR and Strategy Officer We are pleased to have Jeff Pon, Ph.D. from SHRM's leadership team at the January 15 dinner meeting in the Hilton, Miami Airport. Dr. Pon is responsible for all aspects of HR at SHRM. Earn 1 Strategic credit. Sat, 12 Jan 2013 12:11:50 GMT Renew your GMSHRM Membership for 2013-You may win a $100 AMEX Gift Card! The end of the year is around the corner - it's ime to renew your GMSHRM membership. We are counting on you for another successful year. Renew by Dec. 31st for a chance to win an AMEX Gift Card. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 13:44:25 GMT GMSHRM membership to vote on the 2013 slate of officers at the Oct. 16th annual meeting The nominees for the 2013 slate of officers were presented to the GMSHRM Membership at the September 24, 2012 meeting. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 10:14:52 GMT Presenting our Diversity in Action event keynoter, Dr. Shirley Davis, VP SHRM Dr. Shirley A. Davis, SHRM VP, Diversity & Inclusion, will be the Keynote speaker at our Diversity in Action event on Sept. 24, 2012. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 19:00:19 GMT Presenting June 19 dinner speaker Tom Pitts, SVP & Executive Coach, Right Management June 19: an excellent opportunity to get rebranding & strategic outlook info., remain competitive plus earn credit at this dinner program Mon, 20 Aug 2012 07:34:42 GMT Margaret Spence, CWC, RMPE - presenter at 2012 SHRM Conference! GMSHRM congratulates our own Margaret Spence, CWC, RMPE, 2012 GMSHRM VP-at-Large Prof. Dev. for being selected to speak at the 2012 SHRM Annual Conference. Margaret's session covers workers compensation and injury management "best practices." Mon, 20 Aug 2012 07:22:50 GMT Update from HR FL: Smartphone app, Tuesday Party Join GMSHRM and connect with your Florida peers at the HR FL conference on Aug. 27-Aug.29 Mon, 30 Jul 2012 18:16:17 GMT Save the Date - Sept. 13 Legal Update Stay current on important legal issues, learn from the top experts in their field and earn credits at the GMSHRM Legal Update Fri, 06 Jul 2012 03:42:21 GMT Miami-Dade EmployAbility Network: 6/12 Networking for EmployAbility of the disabled Join MDEAN President, Iliana Castillo-Frick and MDEAN Treasurer Debbie Winkles in kicking off Miami-Dade EmployAbility Network's 2012 fundraising! Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:15:10 GMT Celebrating 60 Years of GMSHRM Join your colleagues & start 2012 on the right track with our speaker Corey Heller, Corporate VP and Chief HR Officer, Baptist Health South FL Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:59:07 GMT Ancillary Benefits Should be taken Lightly 4/17 Workshop-Free to members Industry expert Manny Fernandez, VP, BenTrust will present a workshop on the laws for voluntary benefits, what should be offered, how do you approach the market Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:52:58 GMT Hear a Great Presentation from SHRM's Finest Save New Date - Sept. 24, Monday, when SHRM VP Global Diversity & Inclusion, Dr. Shirley A. Davis headlines our GMSHRM D& I Awards Dinner meeting. Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:50:22 GMT Jenna Rinehart Rassif, Esq. presents first GMSHRM webinar GMSHRM welcomes Jenna Rinehart Rassif, Esq., Partner, Jackson Lewis and GMSHRM VP at Large & upcoming President-Elect to hold our first webinar "ADAAA, FMLA and Workers' Compensation." Mon, 19 Dec 2011 06:40:49 GMT Margaret Spence, CWC, RMPE presents first GMSHRM webinar GMSHRM welcomes Margaret Spence, CWC, RMPE, President/CEO, Douglas Claims & Risk Consultants, Inc. and GMSHRM VP at Large to hold our first webinar "ADAAA, FMLA and Workers' Comp." Mon, 19 Dec 2011 06:38:39 GMT Last Coffee Break Series for 2011 for "HR in Transition" This GMSHRM Coffee Break Series session will present Competitive Edge, a tri-county panel discussion to HR Professionals in Transition. Mon, 07 Nov 2011 18:37:14 GMT Sad News - Passing of Carol Susan DeVaney, CPLP ASTD, SHRM and the HR Florida State Council have lost a great pioneer in the passing of Carol Susan DeVaney on October 31, 2011. Sat, 05 Nov 2011 14:22:08 GMT The Credit Wellness Association Event GMSHRM is a Community Sponsor of The Credit Wellness Assoc.'s Panel Program on 11/10/2011. Tue, 01 Nov 2011 09:31:44 GMT November is National Diabetes Month The National Diabetes Education Program of the US Dept. of Health & Human Services is trying to make us more aware of Diabetes. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 18:21:26 GMT New Discount and Savings Offers for GMSHRM New collaborations and relationships are resulting in discounted UM Sports tickets and Panthers Hockey ticket savings for GMSHRM Members. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 18:20:26 GMT GMSHRM HR Image Awards - nominate a deserving HR Professional by 10/31 GMSHRM is proud of its members and would like to recognize those HR professionals whose activities, accomplishments and decorum make them outstanding representatives of their profession. Please nominate a deserving HR professional today! Mon, 31 Oct 2011 13:41:10 GMT GMSHRM Thanksgiving "Two-Can" Food Drive on Nov. 15, 2011 HR helps to Feed the Needy in our Community this Thanksgiving. Thu, 27 Oct 2011 09:30:11 GMT Office of Fed.Contract Compliance (DOL) & S. FL Industry Liaison Group Compliance Workshop 10/18 GMSHRM proudly welcomes well-respected employment law attorney, Susan J. Toepfer, Esq., GMSHRM past president and president, SFILG who will lead the Dept. of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance & S.FL Industry Liaison Group compliance workshop. Tue, 18 Oct 2011 06:08:32 GMT Miami Dade College seeks Successful Alumni Miami Dade College's Alumni Relations is seeking nominations of successful alumni through GMSHRM for its “I am MDC” campaign. Tue, 27 Sep 2011 09:46:29 GMT 100+ Attendees at GMSHRM 2011 Diversity & Inclusion Award Dinner Meeting Recent GMSHRM 2011 D & I Awards Dinner Meeting attracted over 100 people and a few walk-ins who had to be turned away Tue, 27 Sep 2011 08:06:36 GMT 2011 GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Awards The Winner of the 2011 GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Award is the University of Miami. Join us on Sept. 20 for this Dinner Meeting at Hotel Sofitel and honor UM and their inclusion initiatives. Sat, 17 Sep 2011 14:26:11 GMT GMSHRM welcomes Iliana Castillo-Frick at Diversity & Inclusion Awards Dinner Meeting GMSHRM is honored to have Iliana Castillo-Frick, MDC Vice Provost HR & past GMSHRM President as speaker at 2011 Diversity & Inclusion Awards Dinner Meeting. Thu, 15 Sep 2011 23:54:13 GMT Sue Romanos, CareerXChange Founder and President/CEO GMSHRM welcomes Sue Romanos, CareerXChange Founder and President/CEO as speaker at the 2011 GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Awards Dinner Meeting Thu, 15 Sep 2011 09:20:49 GMT Leadership: Diversity & Inclusion Strategies and Successes In an August 2011 SHRM electronic article titled "Study Cites Diversity Progress, Barrier," Rebecca Hastings, SPHR writes of a Forbes Insight study called Fostering Innovation Through a Diverse Workforce released on July 14, 2011. Thu, 08 Sep 2011 05:42:12 GMT GMSHRM wins a 2011 HR FL State Council Chapter Excellence Award At the August State Council Meeting and the 2011 Annual State Conference, the HR Florida State Council awarded five (5) Chapter Excellence Awards to honor the work performed as a chapter. Tue, 06 Sep 2011 09:43:39 GMT GMSHRM 2011 Diversity & Inclusion Awards - Accepting Nominations Is your company proud of its diversity & inclusion practices? Do you have a success story to share? Then, submit your nomination today and share your best practices with GMSHRM. Mon, 29 Aug 2011 20:22:11 GMT GMSHRM 2011 Scholarship Program GMSHRM kicks off its 2011 scholarship program. Learn more about the program and take advantage of this opportunity to continue or expand your HR training. Fri, 19 Aug 2011 18:24:28 GMT On Social Media - NLRB Action General Counsel's Report Do you have a social medial policy? In five cases, some provisions of employers’ social media policies were found to be unlawfully overbroad. Fri, 19 Aug 2011 15:55:39 GMT 2011 SFBJ Excellence in HR Awards Luncheon Hyatt Regency Pier 66, Thurs., Aug. 25, Networking 11:30; Awards Program & Luncheon 12 noon Mon, 15 Aug 2011 22:02:00 GMT HR FL Conference Deadline approaches...Have you Registered? GMSHRM is inviting you to an informal gathering on Monday night, Aug.30th, 6:30pm, Headwaters Lounge, Rosen Shingle Creek Resort. Sun, 14 Aug 2011 08:11:17 GMT Congratulations to 2011 SFBJ Excellence in HR Nominees Congratulations to the 2011 SFBJ Excellence in HR Award Nominees. GMSHRM is especially proud of having so many of our members being recognized this year. Hats off to you! Mon, 08 Aug 2011 18:57:42 GMT Monster Jam for GMSHRM Members Bank Atlantic invites GMSHRM Members to a US Hot Rod Monster Jam Summer Heat at the lower level or club level seating with $5.50 adult ticket discount on Aug 19th or 20th Sun, 07 Aug 2011 16:37:47 GMT Time to clean your closet Bring your suits, accessories and other professional attire items and help others get ready for re-entering the workforce. Lightly used clothing donations will be collected at the Aug 16th meeting. Wed, 03 Aug 2011 18:12:17 GMT SHRM Foundation - your contribution is very important If you have not yet made your contributions to the SHRM Foundation, please do so now! Your support is very important. Tue, 02 Aug 2011 20:48:42 GMT HR FL Conference Deadline Approaching - Registered yet? The HR Florida Conference registration deadline is approaching. Have you registered yet? Let us know if you are going. We want to connect with you while in Orlando. Mon, 01 Aug 2011 21:04:39 GMT Meet Motivational Speaker, Simon T. Bailey A 2011 SHRM National Conference speaker, Simon will help you to magnify "the brilliance", drive productivity and increase employee retention! Read his bio and save the date for his presentation at the GMSHRM dinner meeting, Tuesday, October 18, 2011. Sat, 30 Jul 2011 13:02:30 GMT Proceed with Caution When Recruiting Online Proceed with Caution When Recruiting Online by Dan Huntley, a freelance reporter based in Charlotte, N.C. Article appeared on the latest issue of SHRM HR Week. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 05:57:18 GMT Are you Certifiable? Are you Certifiable? Certification has its privileges. Come find out what they are all about! Next certification group starting soon. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 05:18:57 GMT GMSHRM: Your Marketing Partner From sponsorship of an event to advertisement on our website or newsletters,, the Greater Miami SHRM Chapter is your local partner to help grow your business and expertise in human resources. Thu, 14 Jul 2011 11:01:58 GMT Miami Fellows Initiative - Accepting Applications NOW This is an amazing program that focuses on preparing young professionals of all industries and backgrounds for civic engagement and leadership roles. Take advantage of this amazing opportunity for personal and professional growth. Thu, 14 Jul 2011 06:53:11 GMT Notice from the President Vote for new President-elect candidate will be held at July 19 meeting. Mon, 11 Jul 2011 21:00:25 GMT What can HR do to increase the probability of M & A success? The US economy continues to see a tremendous level of M & A activity. Yet, it has been estimated that 66 – 70 % of all Mergers & Acquisitions fail to achieve their anticipated strategic and financial objectives. Mon, 11 Jul 2011 16:17:32 GMT Meet Dr. Castater, Finance & Accounting Workshop Instructor Nichole Castater, Ph.D. Barry University, will help you become a stronger human resources professional with GMSHRM workshops in Accounting and Finance. Wed, 06 Jul 2011 18:22:41 GMT SHRM Foundation Online Auction 2011 is OPEN This year’s Online Auction will take place until July 8, 2011, which coincides with the SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition. Bidding will be open to the entire SHRM membership as well as their colleagues, friends/family, and the public. Tue, 05 Jul 2011 07:03:13 GMT Congressional Wellness Caucus Update A new Congressional Wellness Caucus aims to highlight awareness of the benefits of workplace wellness and companies whose programs promote it. Mon, 04 Jul 2011 16:37:20 GMT ASISA Research Group is seeking participants Are you a health/medical benefits practitioner? Then this opportunity may interest you. Fri, 01 Jul 2011 01:53:55 GMT GMSHRM 2011 By Laws Changes Approved At the June 21, 2011 Dinner Meeting, GMSHRM members voted to approve modification of Section 6.7 of GMSHRM By-Laws, thereby eliminating the cap on the total number of years that a person could serve as a voting member of the Board. Thu, 30 Jun 2011 08:50:21 GMT Summer Sister Chapter Discount Program GMSHRM, SMA, HRABC, and HRPBC announced its reciprocal "rate" for sister chapter members. Mon, 27 Jun 2011 08:55:18 GMT Meet Laura Denoux, Former NBC-6's The Biggest Loser Contestant Laura Denoux, Heart Walk Director for the American Heart Association and Former contestant on NBC’s The Biggest Loser, season 7, will join GMSHRM Wellness Conference stellar line-up Mon, 27 Jun 2011 08:15:07 GMT GMSHRM secures (ESGR) for a USERRA Compliance Workshop Additionally, GMSHRM President Cindy Lau-Evans will sign ESGR's 'Statement of Support' on behalf of GMSHRM, in front of the gathering at the Dinner Meeting. We hope that you will join us! Sun, 26 Jun 2011 15:53:48 GMT Companies and HR professionals must still deal with Health Care Reform compliance requirements After a Florida federal judge declared health care reform (HCR) was unconstitutional, we asked GMSHRM Director of Legislative Affairs, Andrew Rodman, Esq., employment law attorney, Stearns Weaver, to explain the ruling's implication on HRC compliance. Thu, 23 Jun 2011 17:42:48 GMT GMSHRM Partners with USDA's Nutrition Communicator Network With more than one-third of children and more than two-thirds of adults in the US overweight or obese, the federal government's evidence-based information is intended to promote health and reduce the risk of chronic diseases. Tue, 21 Jun 2011 08:03:15 GMT Willis McGahee Charity Golf Classic Benefiting the Willis McGahee Foundation - Tue, 21 Jun 2011 07:55:50 GMT HR Florida Conference - Early regsitration rates expire on May 15th Register before May 15th and secure your special rate for the annual HR Florida Conference and Expo. Sun, 12 Jun 2011 13:10:50 GMT GMSHRM Members Invited to EEOC Chair & General Counsel Luncheon The EEOC Chair Jacqueline Berrien and Gen. Counsel David Lopez will discuss policy initiatives and legal updates. Sun, 12 Jun 2011 11:30:26 GMT GMSHRM By-Laws Update: Please read It is time to vote. GMSHRM Board is proposing a change to the Chapter. Please review and be ready to vote at the June 21 meeting. Sun, 12 Jun 2011 10:20:18 GMT Florida minimum wage is $7.31 per hour, effective June 1, 2011 The State of Florida, Agency for Workforce Innovation provides the 2011 Notice to Employee poster. Fri, 10 Jun 2011 04:58:42 GMT Meet Ryan Estis, speaker for the June 2011 Dinner Meeting GMSHRM June presenter was recently recognized as one of the Top 100 keynote speakers in America. Tue, 31 May 2011 14:33:36 GMT Obligations and Requirements Regarding the Uniformed Services and Veterans In May 28, 2011, Miami Herald article, "Returning Soldiers Need Our Help", Ret. US Army Col. Lettie Bien and Raul Mas Canosa write of our returning veterans, their needs and our obligation to help them. Below, see excerpts from that article. Tue, 31 May 2011 00:54:19 GMT Health Care Costs Expected to rise 8.5 percent in 2012 This recent compensation and benefits article by SHRM largely examines PricewaterhouseCoopers' (PwC) Health Research Institute’s recent survey report (Behind the Numbers: Medical Cost Trends for 2012). Fri, 27 May 2011 04:55:39 GMT SHRM Foundation Scholarships and Award News SHRM Foundation Scholarships for SHRM Members Application Deadline: July 15, 2011 Applications for 2011 will be available April 1, 2011. Read more about current scholarships and awards. Fri, 20 May 2011 23:52:12 GMT Become a SHRM and GMSHRM member in May The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is currently running a membership special for all new members joining SHRM using the online application in May. Fri, 20 May 2011 14:09:41 GMT Mary Lalluci - Executive VP at Right Management Substituting for Tom Pitts will be May 2011 Presenter, Mary Lallucci. Mary will share her expertise in organizational leadership. If expanding your career opportunities is one of your goals, then this is a presentation not to be missed. Wed, 11 May 2011 17:43:02 GMT Glenn Rissman, Esq, Stearns Weaver Miller presents I-9 Compliance Workshop on May 17, 2011 Meet our Speaker Glenn M. Rissman, Esq., Shareholder, Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A. Tue, 10 May 2011 13:49:01 GMT Hello GMSHRM Certification Study Group - Thurs. May 5th will be your final session. Our final Study Group session will be tomorrow, Thurs. May 5th at Hellman Worldwide Logistics. We will schedule another Certification session in September provided we get adequate response. Tue, 10 May 2011 07:53:49 GMT John D. Heins Meet John D. Heins, Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer at SFN Group, and presenter at the GMSHRM May 17 meeting, The Career Summit. We hope to see you there. Mon, 09 May 2011 10:38:23 GMT 2011 HR Florida State Conference and Expo Preparations are underway for another extraordinary experience at the 2011 HR Florida State Conference and Expo. Will we see you in Orlando? Tue, 03 May 2011 11:57:42 GMT Internal Investigations Certification Program Get Training Now, Before You Actually Need It! When you receive an allegation of workplace harassment or discrimination or believe your organization has become a victim of fraud or theft - taking prompt action is your legal responsibility. Tue, 26 Apr 2011 18:39:37 GMT Several Prizes to be Distributed at GMSHRM's Health and Wellness Conference In addition to renowned speakers and programs with 5.5 HR recertification credits, April 12th's Conference & Expo at Jungle Island will host value-added vendors, an on-site clinic, wellness resources and several prize drawings. We hope to see you there. Tue, 12 Apr 2011 03:52:28 GMT ADAAA Final Rule Issued - EEOC Publishes ADAAA Regulations The EEOC made several important improvements to address concerns raised by SHRM and other stakeholder groups. Tue, 12 Apr 2011 02:36:32 GMT GMSHRM Certification Study Group - free to GMSHRM members As an added benefit of GMSHRM Chapter Membership, we offer a 7 week study group for the May/June certification exams. The group started at Jungle Island, March 31st and continues April 7th at Hellmann Logistics from 6-8pm. Register today. Mon, 11 Apr 2011 22:30:38 GMT General Session 1: Health Care Challenge GMSHRM Wellness Conference General Session will explore the pitfalls of trying to get individuals to live healthy when they have no other reference point. Tue, 05 Apr 2011 12:34:40 GMT Breakout Session 1 - Working Well: A Cultural Shift from Rhetoric to Reality This presentation covers a cultural shift in health with worksite wellness from a national standpoint, organization, and employee perspective. Tue, 29 Mar 2011 22:12:37 GMT Breakout Session 5: Is there a doctor in the house? This session will explore how Boston Scientific used their onsite clinic as a catalyst to manage workers compensation injuries and to provide worksite health care and access to primary medical care for their employees. Sun, 27 Mar 2011 19:35:21 GMT Breakout Session 6: Your Company is Making Me Sick During this interactive hour we will discuss these fail proof tips and apply them real workplace scenarios that can be applied when an employee says – I think I am sick because of work. Sun, 27 Mar 2011 19:32:38 GMT SHRM Foundation News Here is your chance to support the SHRM Foundation and enter to win a SHRM Learning System® Tue, 22 Mar 2011 10:32:01 GMT The Pervasive Nature of Social Media GMSHRM 2011 President, Cindy Lau-Evans, shares insight on the GMCC HR Forum session on Social Media. Mon, 21 Mar 2011 08:14:34 GMT Lunch Keynote: How to Stress Yourself Out, Be Late to Everything and Die Young As humans, it seems we are always finding new ways to sabotage our happiness and productivity in work and in life, even if it’s not our intent. End the “Overload Your Schedule – Add more to the To-Do-List” – end the cycle of saying yes to everyt Sun, 20 Mar 2011 19:44:28 GMT Wellness Starts With Me Why should organizations, large and small, seek ways to implement Wellness Programs in the workplace and are they actually worth it? Sun, 20 Mar 2011 19:05:43 GMT GMCC HR Insights: An Evolving World in HR Partnering with GMSHRM & other organizations, the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce has scheduled their annual HR Insight conference for March 9th 2011, Jungle Island. Use the attached form to register with GMCC at their member price. Sun, 20 Mar 2011 18:17:41 GMT Ed Foulke, Esq – Fisher and Phillips Ed Foulke, Esq will join a stellar line-up of speakers, exhibitors and panelists at the inaugural GMSHRM Health and Wellness Conference scheduled for April 12th at Jungle Island. Thu, 10 Mar 2011 08:34:37 GMT Kent McKinney, MBA Executive Director of the Maryland Health Insurance Plan The 2011 Health & Wellness Conference welcomes Kent McKinney who will discuss instilling wellness into a high risk population. Wed, 09 Mar 2011 12:46:24 GMT Gina M. Payne Gina Payne will join a stellar line-up of speakers, exhibitors and panelists at the inaugural GMSHRM Health and Wellness Conference scheduled for April 12th at Jungle Island. Wed, 09 Mar 2011 08:32:52 GMT John Leary, Virgin HealthMiles John Leary will join a stellar line-up of speakers, exhibitors and panelists at the inaugural GMSHRM Health and Wellness Conference scheduled for April 12th at Jungle Island. Wed, 09 Mar 2011 08:32:08 GMT Hina Vaidya MSc. D.Pod.M. The 2011 GMSHRM Health & Wellness Conference welcomes Hina Vaidya MSc. D.Pod.M. among the speakers of its inaugural event. Wed, 02 Mar 2011 10:37:29 GMT Refer a Member, Get Dinner on us! GMSHRM members who refer a new member, attend their next GMSHRM dinner meeting for FREE! In July, we will acknowledge and reward the member generating the most referrals! Tue, 01 Mar 2011 18:57:47 GMT GMSHRM Health & Wellness Conference & Expo How would a health and wellness program affect your business' 2011 bottom line? This conference will help you find strategies to provide comprehensive health benefits, change attitudes and demonstrate outcomes. Tue, 01 Mar 2011 14:05:32 GMT 2011 Global Forum Series Save the date. The 2011 GMSHM Global Forum Series will include interactive programs to help global HR professionals gain the knowledge to succeed in their roles. Fri, 25 Feb 2011 07:16:18 GMT GMSHRM Health & Wellness Conference & Expo How would a health and wellness program affect your business' 2011 bottom line? This conference will help you find strategies to provide comprehensive health benefits, change attitudes and demonstrate outcomes. Wed, 23 Feb 2011 09:52:04 GMT Total Communication for "Total Commitment" With greater commitment comes higher service quality, higher productivity, greater retention of talent, and, ultimately, better financial performance. The question is: How committed are employees to the organization? How can we make that commitment last? Fri, 18 Feb 2011 00:27:28 GMT We Want to Hear From You: GMSHRM 2011 Survey The 2011 GMSHRM Survey is out and we are looking forward to receiving your feedback. Fri, 18 Feb 2011 00:24:14 GMT Meet Kevin Enterlein, Aetna President, Central & South Florida GMSHRM welcomes Kevin Enterlein, Aetna President, Central & South Florida as one of the panelists of the February Monthly meeting Thu, 17 Feb 2011 22:52:18 GMT CCA Working Smarter Seminars Corporate Counseling Associates and the Inter-Continental Hotel presents the first of the 2011 Working Smarter Seminars, Feb. 10th Fri, 04 Feb 2011 15:48:40 GMT The Year of the Team...and why Everyone is Preparing for Transformation The O. C. Tanner Training Practice is the leading global provider of recognition and engagement training solutions, keynote speeches, development products, and presentations. Thu, 20 Jan 2011 18:10:23 GMT GMSHRM Welcomes 2011 Board of Directors Come meet the 2011 GMSHRM Board of Directors at the January 18th meeting and get involved with your chapter today. Wed, 12 Jan 2011 06:16:28 GMT Message from the 2011 GMSHRM President GMSHRM welcomes 2011 President, Cindy Lau-Evans. 2011 programming starts with the Dinner Meeting on January 18, 2011 at the Hotel Sofitel with an insider's Economic Forecast for 2011. Hope to see you there. Sun, 09 Jan 2011 18:11:40 GMT Mercer Latin America & Caribbean HR Forum Registration is now open for the 2011 edition of the Mercer Latin America & Caribbean HR Forum to be held on May 2011. Tue, 14 Dec 2010 18:49:03 GMT GMSHRM Hosted Chinese HR Delegation In November 2010, a HR Chinese delegation traveled to the United States to learn about human resources best practices and the challenges faced by human resources professionals in South Florida. Tue, 23 Nov 2010 12:24:02 GMT Greater Miami Chamber's Breakfast Seminar...Wed, December 8th Mon, 22 Nov 2010 12:25:55 GMT Soles 4 Haiti Update Please remember to bring your donation of flip flops to our holiday party. Our campaign continues to help our neighbors in need. Mon, 22 Nov 2010 10:21:35 GMT 2010 GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Award Celebrate the 2010 GMSHRM Diversity and Inclusion Awards Mon, 01 Nov 2010 08:11:21 GMT Special SHRM Webinar Invitation SHRM staff is going to host a special webinar to show you the many benefits of being a SHRM member and how it can help you as you try to advance your HR career. Thu, 28 Oct 2010 17:23:36 GMT FIU Masters in HR Program -Accepting Applications for this Spring In just 12 months FIU Master of Science in Human Resource Management will welcome new students. Are you among our future leaders? Tue, 26 Oct 2010 11:24:16 GMT GMSHRM Welcomes Elizabeth Suarez in November GMSHRM welcomes strategist and inclusion expert, Elizabeth Suarez, as guest speaker at our November Coffee Break Series. This is the last session for the year and a not to be missed event. Register today. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 20:26:39 GMT GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Award event - speaker, Prof. Renee Kilpatrick Prof. Kilpatrick,of Miami Dade College, will astound us with her presentation "What did You Say?" Leaders, do you recognize a need to make employee & customer communication more inclusive? Come, join us & take away alternative communications options! Tue, 12 Oct 2010 23:12:16 GMT GMSHRM Among 2010 SHRM Pinnacle Awards Finalist Congratulations to GMSHRM for being selected as finalist among the 2010 SHRM Pinnacle Awards - one of the prestigous national SHRM Awards for its chapter members. Tue, 12 Oct 2010 10:33:18 GMT The Diversity & Inclusion Initiative Congratulations to the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe counties (ELCMDM) - winner of the 2009 GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Award on Oct. 20, 2009 Wed, 06 Oct 2010 21:28:56 GMT GMSHRM on the Radio GMSHRM members were guests at radio talk show in Miami. Tonight is the conclusion of the week long show on staffing. Tune-in at 9:30PM. Fri, 01 Oct 2010 05:29:56 GMT One more week to submit your nomination GMSHRM Diversity & Inclusion Nominations deadline has been extended until Friday, October 8th. Submit your company nomination TODAY. Thu, 30 Sep 2010 14:10:41 GMT Special Thanks to You GMSHRM would like to thank all those involved in making the "Striving for Success" a success. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 17:51:43 GMT Career Fair - Miami Dade College Mark your calendars: Miami Dade College is hosting career event on March 24th and 25th at their Kendall Campus. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:16:26 GMT HR Connect Don't miss this opportunity to network with HR colleagues from two HRABC and HRPBC. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:15:13 GMT Randstad Networking Event on board Clipper Stad Amsterdam Save the date- Join local human resources professionals for a networking event on board Clipper Stad Amsterdam - March 27 at 5:30PM. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:13:13 GMT Veterans, Boomers, Xers and Nexters: Leading Multi-Generational Teams in Lean Times ASTD Miami invites you to a half-day workshop presented by Alicia Bain, on Tuesday, May 12 at the University of Miami - Bank United Center Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:11:58 GMT Maintaining a Legal Workforce:Immigration Compliance & Enforcement A Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce seminar designed for HR professionals, attorneys, in-house counsel & others working with hiring and retaining employees. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:10:36 GMT Building Leadership Capacity to Maintain Strength During Uncertain Times Building leadership capacity isn't just about developing competencies, it's about building self-awareness and having conversations. Join Dr. Mike Woodward at GMSHRM's June 16th event. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:09:07 GMT The South Miami-Dade Career Resources Expo Re-training and Employment Assistance Opportunities! Save the Date: Friday, June 19, 2009 Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:07:25 GMT GMSHRM Membership Drive Attend any of the remaining 2010 GMSHRM Events at the non-member rate and earn complimentary 2010-2011 membership through December 31, 2011. Wed, 15 Sep 2010 05:43:09 GMT Reading the FMLA Tea Leaves 2010 GMSHRM Legal Update Speaker, Kara Nickel will discuss the new FMLA regulations Wed, 15 Sep 2010 00:23:52 GMT Register for a FREE Conference Call with Stephen M.R. Covey... GMSHRM members can register for free access to a conference call with New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestseller, Stephen M.R. Covey. Tue, 14 Sep 2010 23:52:11 GMT Wage & Hour Law 101 � Basic principles that can reduce your risk of liability 2010 GMSHRM Legal Update Speaker, David A. Buchsbaum, Fisher & Phillips LLP will speak on wage and hour law Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:36:37 GMT Discipline and the Protected Employee 2010 GMSHRM Legal Update Speaker, Kristy M. Johnson on Discipline and the Protected Employee Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:34:38 GMT Dr. Woody GMSHRM is proud to present Dr. Woody at the August Coffee Break Series.In this workshop, you will learn what skills and mindset are required to differentiate yourself from the herd. Articulate your values and align values to what you want! Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:32:51 GMT Tony Schwartz President and CEO of The Energy Project, a company that helps individuals and organizations fuel energy, engagement, focus and productivity by harnessing the science of high performance. Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:29:25 GMT Flip Flops 4 Haiti - Featured on CBS 4, "Neighbors 4 Neighbors" Soles 4 Haiti Initiative was highlighted on June 30 by CBS 4. If you missed the report, here is a sneak peek. "In the Community: Flip Flops 4 Haiti" Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:23:21 GMT GMSHRM Recognized at HR Florida 2010 GMSHRM Workforce Readiness Initiatives were recognized statewide at the 2010 HR Florida Conference. Congratulations! Thu, 02 Sep 2010 10:49:33 GMT GMSHRM Extreme Makeovers GMSHRM is expanding its support for Haitians and other refugees in transition through a collaborative program with the International Rescue Committee (IRC). Looking for business attire donations for the Sept event. Wed, 18 Aug 2010 09:09:00 GMT SHRM Foundation Student Scholarship Program The 2010 application period is now open and they are accepting applications. Tue, 17 Aug 2010 17:55:49 GMT Human Capital Service Center is currently seeking an Intern Do you know someone interested in an internship? Human Service Capital has a 6-month internship available. Tue, 17 Aug 2010 14:44:41 GMT SHRM HR Law - Update YOUR ASSISTANCE IS NEEDED! The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is seeking SHRM’s assistance to identify effective practices used by HR professionals who provide break time and locations for employees who are nursing mothers. Wed, 11 Aug 2010 08:21:10 GMT GMSHRM Members Recognized by SFBJ Congratulations to Maria Del Busto and Kal Mistry, recognized by the 2010 SFBJ 25 Most Influential Women Wed, 11 Aug 2010 07:55:30 GMT SHRM Looking for Volunteers SHRM is currently recruiting volunteers to serve on its 12 Special Expertise Panels for 2011. The Special Expertise Panels serve as a resource to SHRM by identify topics of importance to the HR profession. Tue, 27 Jul 2010 14:07:05 GMT A Carrot A Day: Applaud Them for Messing Up Wise words from the The Carrot Principle Team! Thu, 22 Jul 2010 11:26:24 GMT FREE Energy Audit Assessment Take the Free Energy Assessment and prepare for our interactive and innovative July meeting with renowned author Tony Schwartz Mon, 19 Jul 2010 11:56:25 GMT Strengthen Your Online Presence with Microsites Candidates want one place to learn about your employment information. Is your website suited to meet the needs of potential candidates? Mon, 19 Jul 2010 11:45:54 GMT Soles4Haiti: Together we do awesome things! The response to the Soles4Haiti program has been phenomenal. We want to thank everyone for their support. Special kudos to the Marriot team! Mon, 19 Jul 2010 09:55:58 GMT SHRM Foundation News: Scholarships for HR Professionals SHRM Foundation has Academic and Certification Scholarships Available for HR Professionals!!!! Apply TODAY!! Tue, 29 Jun 2010 10:21:11 GMT FIU Masters in HR Program -Accepting Applications for this Fall In just 12 months FIU Master of Science in Human Resource Management will welcome new students. Are you among our future leaders? Mon, 28 Jun 2010 11:06:46 GMT Social Media Marketing Strategies The June GMSHRM meeting brought together a diverse group of presenters to explore practical applications of social media in business. Here is a glimpse. Wed, 16 Jun 2010 06:14:47 GMT 2010 SFBJ Excellence in HR Awards The Greater Miami Society for Human Resource Management (GMSHRM) is proud to partner with the South Florida Business Journal for its annual Excellence in Human Resources Awards! Thu, 10 Jun 2010 15:28:06 GMT GMSHRM Soles 4 Haiti In response to the devastation of our neighboring island, GMSHRM has chosen to engage in a year-long campaign to assist in the rebuilding of Haiti. Get involved today. Thu, 10 Jun 2010 14:06:26 GMT Global HR Expert to Speak at GMSHRM Global Forum Lisbeth Claus, Ph.D., SPHR, GPHR, is a Professor of Global Human Resources at the Atkinson Graduate School of Management of Willamette University in Salem, Oregon (U.S.A.), to speak at May 25th Global Forum Mon, 24 May 2010 10:11:14 GMT GMSHRM in the Community - Homestead Job Corps Center GMSHRM Workforce Readiness Committee members help Homestead Job Corps graduates to jump start their careers. Mon, 24 May 2010 09:13:54 GMT Hispanic Scholarship Fund accepting Applications for 2010- 2011 Considering going back to school? The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications for scholarships. Fri, 21 May 2010 06:40:37 GMT Let's Get Flip Flops 4 Haiti Great chance to get flip flops for Soles 4 Haiti. This Saturday, Old Navy has a special sale - all flip flops for $1 Fri, 21 May 2010 06:16:43 GMT Transforming The Way We Work A highly actionable blueprint for a better way of working and a more satisfying life Fri, 21 May 2010 06:09:57 GMT SHRM 2010 Annual Conference & Exposition--June 27-30, 2010 Four Visionaries. One Place. The 2010 National SHRM Conference promises to deliver yet another amazing line-up of speakers and training opportunities. Register Today!! Wed, 12 May 2010 08:51:55 GMT Build a Talent Pipeline with PPC Social media has evolved much past personal networking to become a widely utilized tool in the business world, especially in recruiting. Mon, 10 May 2010 20:50:43 GMT GMSHRM is seeking Candidates for the 2010 Treasury position GMSHRM is a 100% volunteer organization. Board members dedicate time and resources to support the organization in achieving its goals of Advancing The Profession and Serving The Professional... Wed, 28 Apr 2010 18:45:21 GMT GMSHRM Soles 4 Haiti - Great Start! In response to the devastation of our neighboring island, GMSHRM has chosen to engage in a year-long campaign to assist in the rebuilding of Haiti. Get involved today. Mon, 26 Apr 2010 13:59:04 GMT Do you have invisible employees on your team? Here is a statistic that should shed some light: By the end of the first year of service, more than 70 percent of employees think their companies do not care about them or their careers. Gulp. Mon, 05 Apr 2010 19:06:37 GMT Social Media Etiquette: Communicate Behavioral Expectations SHRM Technology section published this great article by Heidi Russell Rafferty on social media etiquette. Thu, 01 Apr 2010 12:10:50 GMT SHRM Knowlege Center - Update CHIPRA SHRMs HR Knowledge Center has compiled a wide range of resources to assist HR professionals in complying with The Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA). Fri, 19 Mar 2010 08:18:40 GMT Five Ways to Communicate Better with your Employees As bosses we send messages all the time, and yet why do so many of our employees feel they are not receiving adequate communication at work? Tue, 16 Mar 2010 15:40:57 GMT Wage Theft Ordinance - An Overview It may have taken you by surprise, but, by now, youre undoubtedly aware of the new Wage Theft ordinance that governs Miami-Dade employers. Andy Rodman, our Legislative Affairs Director, will provide a brief overview at the March 16 meeting. Thu, 04 Mar 2010 15:11:46 GMT URGENT: Miami-Dade County Passes Wage Theft Ordinance Miami-Dade County Commissioners Pass Wage Theft Ordinance With Potentially Significant Ramifications For Miami-Dade Employers Fri, 26 Feb 2010 06:33:09 GMT GMSHRM "Official" LinkedIn Group is LIVE! GMSHRM is now on LinkedIn! Reach out and network with colleagues, share and discuss ideas, job leads, special programs and more. Join our online network today. Thu, 18 Feb 2010 17:59:04 GMT Mercers 2009 National Survey of Employer-Sponsored Health Plans The results are in! How is health reform likely to affect employer-sponsored health plans? Join Mercer as they review the current and future state of healthcare benefits and what it means to you. Mon, 15 Feb 2010 18:10:10 GMT Go Mobile Today, there are so many different ways job seekers are searching for information, and it's important that you, as an employer, are aware of these outlets and establishing a presence there. This is where mobile recruiting comes in. Mon, 15 Feb 2010 17:43:58 GMT Database launched for Haiti Relief information Planning on help Haiti's earthquake victims? Here are several points of interest and local campaigns to get started. Sun, 07 Feb 2010 13:39:14 GMT New Year, New Media, New Ways to Stay Connected Stay connected, build relationships and grow your human resources professional network in 2010. Wed, 27 Jan 2010 18:09:54 GMT Have you renewed your membership? It is that time of the year. Renew your membership and keep enjoying the benefits as a member of this Chapter. Tue, 26 Jan 2010 11:31:50 GMT GMSHRM Welcomes New 2010 Board Officers GMSHRM will welcome its 2010 slate of officers on January 19th at the GMSHRM Chapter meeting and induction ceremony. Mon, 25 Jan 2010 18:20:54 GMT Analysis of Staffing Employment in U.S. Senior Research Analyst, Sona Sharma, presents analysis of staffing employment levels from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Current Employment Statistics (CES) program, which surveys 150,000 businesses and government agencies. Mon, 25 Jan 2010 18:13:44 GMT Miami Dade County Is Seeking Applicants For Their Compensation And Benefits Review Committee Apply to be appointed! Mon, 25 Jan 2010 17:05:04 GMT New Year's Eve: What would you be doing? Some Thoughts on New Year Observances Tue, 29 Dec 2009 17:02:36 GMT SHRM HR Knowledge Advisors 2010 Update SHRM's HR Knowledge Advisors can assist you with resources on many other HR issues. Mon, 28 Dec 2009 19:51:01 GMT Thank you for a wonderful Holiday event Great seeing colleagues and friends at the 2009 GMSHRM Holiday Party. Thanks for a wonderful year and Happy Holidays to all! Mon, 14 Dec 2009 19:33:00 GMT Congratulations are in order! Congratulations to the recently Chapter certified human resources professionals. Sun, 06 Dec 2009 19:26:06 GMT Earn Your HR Certification This Year. Time is running out to earn HR certification this year. Apply before midnight EST November 13th, 2009,* if the (PHR), (SPHR), or (GPHR) certification exam during the winter testing window. Wed, 11 Nov 2009 09:47:08 GMT GMSHRM Holiday Party - Be part of this event To make the evening successful, we are asking for your support! Be part of this amazing event. Sponsors help make the evening memorable for GMSHRM and its supporters as well as receiving valuable exposure to 500+ local HR members. Mon, 09 Nov 2009 08:37:23 GMT Greater Miami SHRM Student Scholarship - Accepting Applications Planning to continue your education? GMSHRM is currently offering two scholarships to assist undergraduate and graduate students preparing for work in the field of Human Resource Management. Apply today! Tue, 20 Oct 2009 20:05:46 GMT 2009 South Florida Employee Benefits Survey Results Save the date: Now that the survey is completed, join Milliman actuarial firm representatives to review survey results on November 17th, 2009 at the Miami Marriott Dadeland. Mon, 12 Oct 2009 10:27:09 GMT 2009 South Florida Workforce Training Expo Unemployed? Looking for a job? Or do you know of a friend or family member who is in that current position? Don't miss this opportunity. Wed, 07 Oct 2009 20:17:08 GMT FIU College of Business Assists Employers with Recruitment Programs Local university offers employer an easy and effective way to fullfill their employment goals. Mon, 05 Oct 2009 18:05:08 GMT Nail that interview every time! Power Interviewing, a workshop that empowers professionals, from experienced to entry level, with the skills to present dynamic and impactful interviews, designed to leave a great impression and to influence decision makers. Tue, 29 Sep 2009 18:51:23 GMT GMSHRM welcomes HR Connections Right Management and GMSHRM are pleased to be partners in sponsoring HR Connections. Sun, 27 Sep 2009 18:52:55 GMT 2009 South Florida Employee Benefits Mid Market Survey And new this year, each participant will be entered in a drawing to win a Full Registration to the HR Florida 2010 Conference & Expo or a $200 gift card Mon, 21 Sep 2009 10:55:43 GMT Help the SHRM Foundation invest in the future of HR Can't remember if you've donated? Want to know if your donation has been posted? SHRM has updated their 2009 Annual campaign report and now more than ever, it pays to support the SHRM Foundation. Mon, 21 Sep 2009 10:51:53 GMT New laws and regulations will impact South Florida HR Professionals in 2009 Are you fully aware of their impact on your company? Register today to attend the 2009 GMSHRM Fall Legal Update. Mon, 21 Sep 2009 10:51:15 GMT GMSHRM 2009 Diversity and Inclusion Awards Dinner Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion Best Practices at the festive D & I Dinner Meeting Mon, 07 Sep 2009 19:50:34 GMT Hispanic Unity of Florida Career Fair Mark your calendar - Hispanic Unity of Florida will host a career fair on October 28th. Tue, 01 Sep 2009 18:58:05 GMT A Source of Funds for College Students Latest tips from the GMSHRM Diversity Committee blog - a source of funds for college students and those going back to school Tue, 01 Sep 2009 16:45:06 GMT Join SHRM at a Special Discounted Rate! New, first-time members to SHRM can join online at a reduced rate. Sun, 23 Aug 2009 09:11:01 GMT Mercer's National Survey of Employer-Sponsored Health Plans You're invited to participate in Mercer's National Survey of Employer-Sponsored Health Plans Sun, 09 Aug 2009 21:15:35 GMT HR Florida Conference - Extra Credits! ROI on The 2009 HR Florida State Conference just got even better with 14.75 credits. Sun, 09 Aug 2009 19:02:50 GMT Diversity and Inclusion Workshop at Miami Dade College Several agencies and organizations serving returning veterans were present at the event to speak and network with the HR professionals. Mon, 03 Aug 2009 20:57:38 GMT HR Florida Conference - It's not too late to get the best rate! The 2009 State Conference will not change the current $535 full conference rate through August 9th, 2009. Wed, 29 Jul 2009 14:26:57 GMT Poll: Female Immigrants Confront Barriers, Become More Assertive A summary of the SHRM website Global Diversity article Wed, 29 Jul 2009 11:51:51 GMT GMSHRM and Junior Achievement are looking for volunteers GMSHRM and Jr. Achievement of Greater Miami are partnering to teach young students about what takes to run a successful business. Want to join us? Volunteer today. Tue, 28 Jul 2009 19:36:33 GMT Take advantage of what our Linkedin Group can offer you! GMSHRM Linkedin Group can help you connect with other HR Professionals, provide important information, and answers to your questions, bring you all sort of leads, and interactive discussions. Mon, 13 Jul 2009 18:49:12 GMT The Multigenerational Workforce: Opportunity for Competitive Success A summary of the First Quarter 2009 edition of SHRM Research Quarterly on The Multigenerational Workforce: Opportunity for Competitive Success. Thu, 25 Jun 2009 21:39:49 GMT Laying Off Workers Having to terminate an employee who has a family and has done nothing wrong is so tough, but still must be done. Mon, 22 Jun 2009 20:00:03 GMT Excellence in Human Resources South Florida Business Journal is seeking nominations for the 2009 Excellence in Human Resources Awards. Tue, 09 Jun 2009 04:41:49 GMT GMSHRM Bylaws Review The 2009 GMSHRM Board approved changes to the bylaws. Please review changes. Changes will be presented for member vote at our June 16th meeting. Sun, 07 Jun 2009 17:01:06 GMT Crunch, hunch and punch: surviving the downturn and coming out on top Hay Group's Luis Fuster will discuss how to successfully manage in a downturn and deliver results that pack a punch at GMSHRM's June Event. Wed, 03 Jun 2009 14:01:20 GMT Kevin A. Henry, Chief Human Resources Officer, Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated Kevin A. Henry, Chief Human Resources Officer, Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated, will be keynote speaker at the June GMSHRM Meeting. Wed, 03 Jun 2009 01:47:42 GMT Helping clients outdo themselves with creative alternatives Come, experience and learn how to help your clients more easily think "out of the box" as they develop creative solutions in your coaching conversations. Sun, 17 May 2009 21:19:43 GMT SHRM Foundation Scholarships and Awards Applications are now being accepted by SHRM Foundation Scholarships for SHRM Members. Application Deadline: July 15, 2009 Wed, 13 May 2009 18:47:49 GMT Changing tides or tidal waves? The South Florida Industry OFCCP Liaison Group invites you to learn about new policies and enforcement initiatives. Mon, 04 May 2009 18:29:25 GMT GMSHRM Partners with Junior Achievement of Greater Miami Are you ready to make a difference in a high school students life? Please join GMSHRM for our volunteer workforce readiness initiative. Sun, 03 May 2009 18:33:05 GMT Congratulations are in order! Hats off to GMSHRM members who recently passed their certification exams! Tue, 21 Apr 2009 18:59:43 GMT Special Networking Event Sponsored by Right Management Whether you are currently in transition, considering a job change, or simply interested in finding out what's happening in today's job market, this event is for you! Thu, 09 Apr 2009 18:35:52 GMT 15 Ways to Motivate Your Employees In todays business environment, it is essential that we find ways to make our organizational resources more productive. Business Coach, Howard Shore shares 15 ways to motivate your employees. Wed, 01 Apr 2009 19:36:17 GMT Career Fair - Miami Dade College Inter-American Campus MDC InterAmerican Campus invites GMSHRM members to participate in thier Summer Open House/Career Fair scheduled for Saturday, May 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tue, 31 Mar 2009 15:53:59 GMT Ten Ways to Use LinkedIn to Find a Job Great blog by Guy Kawasaki. In these kinds of times, you need to use all the weapons that you can, and one that many people dontor at least dont use to the fullest extent, is LinkedIn. Mon, 30 Mar 2009 18:15:57 GMT Welcome to GMSHRM's New Career Center GMSHRM has partnered with to bring its members a robust and interactive job board. Come visit our career center today! Fri, 27 Mar 2009 05:49:25 GMT SHRM Supports Members in Transition SHRM offers a complimentary membership for those in transition. Thu, 26 Mar 2009 20:19:08 GMT HRPBC 2009 Annual Conference Save the date: Palm Beach SHRM Chapter is hosting its 2009 Annual Conference on May 6, 2009. Earn up to six HRCI credits. Sat, 14 Mar 2009 04:35:36 GMT SHRM highlights GMSHRM's 2008 Diversity Program GMSHRM 2008 Diversity Program, Abilities Event: The Business Argument for Focusing on AbilitiesNot Disabilities, was featured in SHRMs Enterprising Leadership book. Tue, 10 Mar 2009 18:21:36 GMT National Association of Women Lawyers' Night of Giving The National Association of Women Lawyers invites you to attend their fundraising event benefitting Casa Valentina (March 24th). Thu, 05 Mar 2009 20:29:10 GMT SFHHRA Networking Event - March 18th SFHHRA holds a Sushi Networking event on March 18th, 5 - 7 PM at the Loews Hotel. Wed, 04 Mar 2009 19:22:35 GMT Useful Website Tips Want to keep abreast of news, events, jobs and developments in the local HR community? Look no further than your chapter's website. Tue, 03 Mar 2009 19:33:03 GMT Health Care Career Event Another great career event in Miami. This event focus on health care careers and opportunities. Tue, 03 Mar 2009 18:12:16 GMT GMSHRM News! GMSHRM President, Zoe Hernandez Wolfe to serve on the Miami Dade General Community Planning Team (CPT). Sat, 21 Feb 2009 14:38:09 GMT SHRM Government Affairs - UPDATE GMSHRM Members - Please complete the HR Advocacy Questionnaire ASAP. Your feedback will help SHRM's Government Affairs better prepare for the upcoming policy debates. Let our voices be heard! Sat, 21 Feb 2009 08:01:39 GMT We want to hear from you! Did you attend the Febuary 17th GMSHRM meeting? Inquiring minds want to know. Whether you attended the event or not, your feedback will help us continue improving our programs and activities. Sat, 21 Feb 2009 01:02:37 GMT SHRM Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship now accepting nominations Beginning now and continuing through April 1, 2009, SHRM is accepting applications for the new Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship for graduate study in HR. Mon, 16 Feb 2009 17:07:53 GMT AARP Foundation Women's Scholarship Program AARP Scholarship Program helps women 40+ create new lives and new futures. Thu, 12 Feb 2009 15:11:16 GMT Congratulations to Magali Jarrin, GPHR Hats off to Magali Jarrin, Human Resources Director at McQuay International and GMSHRM President-elect who recently earned her GPHR certification. Thu, 12 Feb 2009 09:13:21 GMT GMSHRM Wants YOU! Become a volunteer today If you want to get involved with GMSHRM this is the perfect time to become a committee member. Wed, 11 Feb 2009 22:45:06 GMT Are you LinkedIn? Social networks provide a phenomenal way to stay connected with colleagues and build a network. GMSHRM is proud to present Maria Drew, EVP, Right Management, our LinkedIn expert. Come learn how to maximize your career using the dynamic, LinkedIn network. Tue, 10 Feb 2009 16:26:41 GMT THE SOUTH FLORIDA DIVERSITY JOB EXPO Make your Career Connection with Florida's Top Employers Tue, 10 Feb 2009 13:00:15 GMT Critical People Challenges in Harsh Business Environments: How HR Can Step Up GMSHRM's February Program will present a variety of topics, training workshops and phenomenal opportunities to network. Russell Correa, Regional Director of CCA is one of the presenters not to be missed. Tue, 10 Feb 2009 12:59:29 GMT Miami Latino Career Forum HACE brings its Latino Career Forum to Miami in February 2009! Thu, 05 Feb 2009 20:24:33 GMT Beyond This Point There Be Dragons, Managing Dynamic Change HRPBC February Program, will feature Gerry Hoeffner - one of the top rated presentations at HR Florida. Don't miss this opportunity to learn in a very interactive setting.... "Beyond This Point There Be Dragons, Managing Dynamic Change". Thu, 05 Feb 2009 19:39:43 GMT Motivation & Morale for our Times Learn some practical strategies to maintain motivation every day, on and off the job at the next Florida Keys SHRM Chapter meeting. Thu, 05 Feb 2009 19:13:57 GMT Welcome to GMSHRM's Online Community GMSHRM's new website offers members relevant information, news and events, and a way to stay connected with the your local network! Explore it today! Thu, 29 Jan 2009 16:45:28 GMT Miami Dade Association of Health Underwriters February 11 Seminar provides insight on new Section 125 Rules and provide CE credits for HR and CPA professionals. Wed, 28 Jan 2009 17:59:29 GMT The Power of WHO Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton are the acclaimed authors of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best seller "The Carrot Principle." To learn more about employee motivation, go to Wed, 28 Jan 2009 16:47:07 GMT This is the year for CERTIFICATION! GMSHRM's certification review groups start this month. Get ready for your certification and expand your professional network. Wed, 28 Jan 2009 05:38:45 GMT South Florida Compensation & Benefits Association (SFCB) South Florida Compensation and Benefits Association welcomes GMSHRM members to their upcoming events. Tue, 27 Jan 2009 19:32:10 GMT SMA Speed Networking Join SMA for their annual networking event and this year it will be at VINO in downtown Hollywood! Mon, 26 Jan 2009 18:00:42 GMT Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act Stay informed. The Ledbetter Fair Pay Act would often strip employers of a statute of limitations defense and breathe new life into old claims at a time when many businesses are struggling financially. Fri, 23 Jan 2009 13:04:30 GMT 7 Keys to being a great networker Why is it that some people seem to know everyone at functions and get what they want so easily in business while others seem to waste their time week after week? I have found that that there are 7 keys to successful networking. Wed, 21 Jan 2009 20:26:36 GMT Youre Cordially Invited to DeVrys Career Fair! Spring career fair at DeVry University. This recruitment event is free to employer. Stay connected and build your pipeline. Wed, 21 Jan 2009 20:20:46 GMT SHRM Supports Members in Transition SHRM offers a complimentary membership for those in transition. Tue, 13 Jan 2009 08:18:30 GMT 2009 Speakers Bureau GMSHRM's College Relations Program is gearing up for a busy year. Want to join us? Speakers, mentors and internships are welcomed. Tue, 06 Jan 2009 00:42:15 GMT HR Confronts the Downturn Your Chance to Win a $1,000 SHRM Economic Stimulus Prize Mon, 05 Jan 2009 19:33:17 GMT Thank You To Our Holiday Party Sponsors! Our Brazilian Carnaval Nights Holiday Party was a great success thanks in part to the generous contributions of our sponsors! Mon, 08 Dec 2008 10:21:36 GMT It's Time To Renew Your Membership for 2009 If you have not renewed your membership for 2009, please do so before it expires on December 31, 2008! If you joined GMSHRM during the last quarter of 2008, your membership will remain current through 2009. Mon, 08 Dec 2008 09:07:52 GMT GMSHRM Diversity Survey (modified from SHRM survey) As part of GMSHRM's diversity initiative, we invite members to take this survey and offer your diversity suggestions. Fri, 07 Nov 2008 20:14:34 GMT The Prosperity Campaign A Project of the Human Services Coalition of Miami-Dade County Fri, 07 Nov 2008 18:51:12 GMT Miami Dade College -- Free Career Fairs Do you want to recruit from the national's largest institution of higher education? Sat, 18 Oct 2008 18:58:03 GMT SHRM Disaster Recovery and Emergency Preparedness Resources Adapted from SHRM's Disaster Management Plan Toolkit: Human Resources' Role Mon, 06 Oct 2008 19:24:44 GMT Announcing the Greater Miami SHRM Student Scholarship! Application Deadline October 31, 2008 Mon, 06 Oct 2008 19:20:24 GMT Celebration of Diversity Nominations Nomination Deadline September 12 Mon, 06 Oct 2008 19:15:10 GMT