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December 2017 Meeting

December 08, 2016
8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
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Lake Forest Graduate School of Management
1905 W Field Court
Lake Forest, IL 60045

Our panel will address the movement everyone is talking about - Disrupt HR!

HR as a Strategic Partner: Catherine Cummings

HR leaders have innate and untapped powers to have maximum impact on the organization. Some HR leaders don't recognize or underutilize these powers, causing work to be focused on tasks rather that strategy. Others may unintentionally misues their powers, causing disruption (not the good kind), missed opportunities, and all too often, underperformance. HR leaders who thrive and understand their power and how to leverage them in the way best suited for the situation, and in a way that impacts your bottom line.

Disrupt HR: Nicole Dessain

"How to become an HR Disruptor in 5 steps" - Disruption is trendy. It's everywhere. Even in HR. But what does it really mean? And what can HR professionals do to become more disruptive? In this highly engaging talk, Nicole Dessain will share insights gained from her work as co-founder of DisruptHR Chicago and outline a simple 5-step process that will get you started on your journey towards becoming an HR innovator.

HR Championing Diversity: Ellen Kapoor

If you want to build teams or organizations capable of innovating, you need diversity. We understand the business imperative, but in our workplaces we are still only moving the needle. Now what? Radical inclusion is for the rest of us. Radical inclusion means cultivating an active curiosity and challenging thoses we lead, coach and support to do the same.


This program has been approved for 1.5 HRCI Recertification Credits and valid for 1.5 PDCs for the SHRM-CPsmor SHRM-SCPsm,

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$30.00 Member

$50.00 Non-Member