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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#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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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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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?

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2016 Unofficial HR Tech Conference Party Guide #hrtechconf


HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF THE 2016 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE. It’s the Annual HR Technology Conference time. For human resource leaders, an HR conference is a must. The HR Technology Conference is right around the corner. PRE-CONFERENCE: MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2016.

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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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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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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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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.

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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5 Tips For IMPRESSING Your Boss During Video Conferences

Career Realism

5 Tips For IMPRESSING Your Boss During Video Conferences. But what do you need to do in order to have a successful video conference with your teammates, clients, or management team? Here are five quick tips for better video conferences: 1.

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.

UBER-ing: 5 Thoughts About Naming Your Primary Conference Room The WAR ROOM.

HR Capitalist

For example, a conference room known as the War Room will be renamed the Peace Room.". If you say "Conference Room 1", I'll slap you.

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.

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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!

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.

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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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.

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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.

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.

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: the-tma.org/employee-engagement-retention. 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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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!

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.

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.

Employee Engagement: How to Make Someone’s Day

David Zinger

Georgi Georgiev, the conference host and organizer, is the gentleman in the top left hand picture. David Zinger was our key speaker at the Employer Brand Summit conference which took place on 12th October 2017 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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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….

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.

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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#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.

5 Helpful Tips to Prepare For a Conference: #SHRM17 Edition

The Undercover Recruiter

Be sure to connect with their Director of Sales at the SHRM 2017 Annual Conference (June 18-20). Industry conferences are often equal parts exciting and overwhelming. 5 Helpful Tips to Prepare For a Conference: #SHRM17 Edition.

12 Mobile Apps To Make Conference Travel Easier at #SHRM17


Business #shrm17 conference travel travel work travelMy mobile phone is my most important piece of technology I own. It’s the first thing I reach for when I wake up and the last thing I touch as I set my alarm before I go to bed. Aside from ensuring I. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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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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.


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.