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3 Reasons to Start Speaking at Industry Conferences

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Reasons to Start Speaking at Industry Conferences appeared first on Ms. A firm believer that speaking at conferences can position someone as a leader and expert, while also rapidly expanding their network, Aurora wrote the book on landing gigs as a speaker.

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What is your worst video conference story?

Evil HR Lady

I had a video conference this morning at 5:30 am. This particular video conference is just a monthly meeting of my family–my siblings, parents and any random children that happen to be around, so it’s not necessary that I wear a suit.

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Swiss Saturday: Parent Teacher Conferences

Evil HR Lady

This week I met with my son (grade 3) and his teachers for a parent-teacher-student conference. Anyway, a Swiss school parent-teacher conference is pretty much identical to an American parent-teacher conference except for the sheer amount of time spent focused on how he puts his folders in the desk. The post Swiss Saturday: Parent Teacher Conferences appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

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#SHRM12 Conference Unofficial Party Guide


Society of Human Resource Management Annual Conference. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must. The SHRM 2012 Annual Conference & Exposition is right around the corner. A very important part of that are the conference parties.

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Conference Attendance and Wayward Practices


I recently returned home from an HR industry conference bewildered and concerned about what is happening to these types of conferences and our opportunities to network and learn from peers. I have always valued the time I spend at conferences. What are Conferences For?

Conference Time: Never Miss a Great Networking Opportunity Again!

Careers Done Write

Networking at a conference is akin to shooting fish in a barrel. Yet, how often do you leave a conference with a pocketful of cards for people you never intend to contact? Hotel rooms at the conference site sell-out quickly. conferences networking

2013 HR and Recruiting Conference Preview


HR and Recruiting Conferences in 2013. While this is not meant to be an all-encompassing list, it is a good starting place for individuals interested in attending a conference or two this New Year. Social Recruiting Strategies Conference. HRPS Global Conference.

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Calling All HR Introverts! Tips to Survive Conference & Event Season


Conference season is upon us. These days, social media makes it very easy for us to get a sense of who will be in attendance at certain conferences as well as what they’re into. Conferences can be overwhelming. My goal for a conference or event is to leave with one new contact. The reason you’re at the conference to begin with is because you nerd out over the same type of stuff. Conferences and events can be awesome.

2015 Unofficial HR Tech Conference Party Guide #HRTechConf


During the HR Technology Conference and the surrounding events and conferences, this party guide is the most popular blog on the site for 5 years running. You must be registered for the 2015 HR Technology Conference and other events. 2015 HR Technology CONFERENCE.

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Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM13 with Our Conference Party Guide


Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Conference in Chicago. I’m knee deep in my pre-conference content strategy for #SHRM13 where I bring you the best insights into what you can expect at the 2013 Annual Conference in Chicago.

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5 Trends Uncovered at HR Technology Conference #hrtechconf


The 2014 HR Technology Conference was a busy one with lots of new announcements, products and enhancements. HR HR tech hr technology conference Looking for more HR & Recruiting Technology trends?

The Ultimate #SHRM12 Conference Blogger List


One of my favorite parts of the SHRM Annual Conference are meeting up with my friends. Think of it as the All-Top of HR, and it’s a great way for you to keep up with the activities and information shared during the SHRM 2012 Annual Conference in Atlanta even if you can’t make it this year. Be sure to check out our Top 10 Can’t Miss Sessions for SHRM12 and the Unofficial Party Guide for the Conference. Check Out the SHRM 2012 HR Bloggers.

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Exclusive SHRM 2014 Conference Party Guide #SHRM14


During the Annual SHRM Conference, this party guide is the most popular blog on the site for 3 years running. You must be registered for the SHRM annual conference. SOCIETY OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must.

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The Basic Steps to Put Together a Conference

Ms. Career Girl

Putting together a conference is a daunting task, but it also is an opportunity to show so many relevant qualities in anyone’s career ladder. The most basic thing that you need to be very clear on is WHAT the conference is about. Any tips for first time conference organizers?

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13 Tips on How to Conference Like a Pro

The Undercover Recruiter

So you’ve bought tickets for your next big recruitment conference, and the day is approaching quickly. It’s crucial to prepare for a conference to ensure that you maximise and use your time effectively. 13 Tips on How to Conference Like a Pro.

Call for Presentations for New SMB HR & Recruiting Conference in 2016


It’s time to try something new which is why I’m launching a series of conferences for the small to medium sized business HR and recruiting communities. The conference is called “HRetreat” and is a different kind of HR conference focused on providing resources, information and building connections among small to medium sized business HR teams. This conference is for HR and recruiting professionals who work at companies up to 2,500 employees.

employee got her colleagues arrested for smoking pot at a conference and now wants a transfer

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: Three of my reports (two staff and their team manager) were sent to a two-day conference on the other side of the state. I’m also upset that she left the conference and came home early. I would have told her to decline it but to stay for the second day and privately talk to me after the conference.

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I got fired for attending a conference that I wasn’t invited to

Ask A Manager

A few months ago in the elevator, my manager’s manager and someone from upper management in another department were talking about an upcoming conference. The idea of the conference sounded interesting and at our next departmental meeting I asked my manager’s manager about being able to attend the conference. She said the company couldn’t send me to this conference. I offered to do all the conference so he could get the meeting set up.

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Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide


Make sure to download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas and the SHRM Annual Conference Whitepaper while you’re waiting for the VIP Party Guide to launch! . Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas!

I want to get rid of the office snack basket, shirt sizes for conferences, and more

Ask A Manager

Shirt sizes for conferences. I’m being positioned as something of a thought leader in our teapot supplier’s niche market — speaking at conferences, consulting for their clients, etc. At an annual conference, we were provided shirts by the vendor to identify ourselves as teapot experts. I want to get rid of the office snack basket, shirt sizes for conferences, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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No Conference Budget? No Problem!


While on my way to a conference last weekend, I began reading 52 Cups of Coffee. The wonderful thing about our world today is that even if you’re unable to make it to a conference or a training, you’ve got the ability to still get the goods.

6 Ideas to Impress Me with Conference Swag


At this very moment as we near the annual SHRM conference , swag is on my mind. I’d like to think I know a little about vendor and marketing promotional items for conference, career fairs, and events. Last year I attended twenty-plus conferences either as a speaker or blogger.

HR Technology Conference Preview: How Many Silos of HR Tech Exist? Too D**n Many.

HR Capitalist

I'm running a panel at the HR Technology Conference in Chicago in October. As I've said before, this is my favorite conference in our industry - the perfect mix of HR and Talent topics with solutions and conversation enabled by technology. Here's one highlight I plan on attending: More from John Sumser at HR Examiner : A presentation that describes the universe of HR Tech and the most effective paths through the conference itself.

Join Us at the TMA Employee Engagement & Retention Conference this July in Washington DC

David Zinger

The Talent Management Alliance is hosting a conference at The Venable on employee engagement and retention in Washington DC from July 21st to July 23rd 2014. Here is the direct link to the conference if you would like to go there now: Here is a list of the other speakers at the conference: Christopher Henry Corporate Vice President, Talent & Organizational Effectiveness, MGM Resorts International.

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How to Recruit at Conferences like SXSW


It’s a topic worth talking about since there are a number of companies both large and small that are employing conference recruiting strategies like PepsiCo , AT&T , Fleishman Hillard , and even staffing companies like Robert Half. Conference Booth. Conference Sponsor.

coworker is being oddly aggressive at a conference, left out of office betting pool, and more

Ask A Manager

My coworker is being weirdly aggressive at the conference we’re attending. Over my professional career, I’ve had the opportunity to attend a few conferences but if I went with multiple colleagues from my office, I’ve always been the most junior. Recently, I went to a conference with a colleague where the tone of his behavior struck me as inappropriate and I wasn’t sure exactly how to address it. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

Time off for Teacher Conference?

Careers Done Write

Dear Debra: My child has parent-teacher conferences twice a year. The other two managers never ask for time off for their kids’ events or conferences. Dear Carrie: These conferences are important. Get the schedule for conferences as soon as possible.

REACHING NEW HEIGHTS: 2011 MBA CSC Annual Conference

Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer is proud to partner with the MBA Career Services Council (MBA CSC) to promote its 2011 MBA CSC Annual Conference in Keystone, CO for MBA career services professionals and MBA employers.

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Join Us at the Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference in Los Angeles March 15-16

Green Career Central

Green Career Central is proud to be a co-convener of the Good Jobs, Green Jobs West conference on Thursday, March 15th and Friday, March 16. I've participated in two of these conferences on the East Coast.and am excited to be able to attend on the West Coast this month!

Welcome to the Hoops Coaches Absolutely Losing their * Conference Room.

HR Capitalist

At Kinetix , we have some themed conference and breakout rooms. Hit me with your better name for this conference room in the comments. There''s Boiler Room, Tommy Boy, Moneyball, etc.

#CES2015, #HR, and the Mecca of the Technology Conference


This week I had the pleasure of traveling to my favorite city in the world (okay, maybe not even on the top 10) and attending one of the largest, if not, the largest, technology conference.

Exclusive #SHRM13 Unofficial Party Guide


Text ‘SHRM’ to 55678 to receive conference party reminders, announcements and other happenings sent via text. SOCIETY OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must. SHRM ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2013 PARTY GUIDE.

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5 Tips on Beating a Video Conference Interview

Career Alley

“Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed.&# – Mark Twain. A growing number of companies are now recruiting via video conferencing due to the. Want to find the best jobs and job resources? Visit Careers Guest Post Interviews Job Search Career advice Career Advisor

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5 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Big Conferences

Career Realism

We all know the importance and benefit of going to annual industry or career conferences. How To Get The Most Out Of Big Conferences Attending a big conference is really no different than any other in person networking event you attend, other than it’s huge and the choices are expansive.

I can’t hear during conference calls because of munching and bag-crinkling

Ask A Manager

The problem is that in one weekly meeting (one of many), there is someone there who likes to sit near the conference call mic and graze on snack food, often from crinkly cellophane bags. This kind of thing gets said on conference calls all the time, and it’s fine to just throw it out there without a lot of diplomacy around it. It’s a conference call, you can’t hear, you’re alerting people, done.

21 Tips from SHRM Conference Veterans #SHRM14


This year we decided to introduce something different in the world of pre-conference material for SHRM. See what others have to say about the do’s and dont’s when attending the SHRM Conference. Look up from your conference book.


HR Capitalist Review of #SHRM12 (2012 SHRM Annual Conference in Atlanta)

HR Capitalist

OK, you've still got the SHRM Members for Transparency group out there, and they sent an email last week saying they got bounced from the space they arranged for their Sunday press conference by SHRM, who told the hotel they weren't authorized, etc. I know, I know.

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smokers in a shared conference room, giving bibles as gifts to employees, and more

Ask A Manager

Smokers in a shared conference room. I work as a consultant, which means that I usually work in the same conference room with my team. When I’m at the home office, this means it’s about 6-8 people in one conference room. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Giving bibles as gifts to employees. I have a question about Christmas gifts from the boss to employees. It is inappropriate to gift a bible to each person in my office?

Employee Engagement at Halogen Software Conference in Ottawa (September)

David Zinger

Join me September 9 to September 11, 2015 in Ottawa to learn more about employee engagement. davidzinger shares how to make #engagement work for your org at #HSCC15. Register now! link] Halogen Software (@HalogenSoftware) July 30, 2015. David Zinger is an employee engagement speaker and expert who is deriving simple rules of engagement from his pyramid of employee engagement model.

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5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Big Conferences

Career Realism

We all know the importance and benefit of going to annual industry or career conferences. The two biggest benefits for me have been learning new things, ideas, approaches, and getting to meet in person people I have been impacted by. There are so many amazing people who I have met through my social. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Climbing the Ladder career advice career expert career question CAREEREALISM