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    2017 Alaska State Conference Program

    The SHRM and HRCI certificates are included in the Conference Program (link above)

    Printed copies of the program will be provided at conference of the Conference Program above

    DAY 1

    Digital Recruitment: Why going social is engaging (and necessary)! Mary Rydesky, Transitions Management
    RIFs Done Right Keelin Curran, Stoel Rives
    Transgender Transitions in the Workplace Drew Phoenix, 


    Sustainability in your Benefits Program

    Panel - Benefits -

    no slides

    Learn and Go: Implementing Workplace Change

    Art of Group Facilitation flyer

    Gwen Kennedy
    Why Cyber Security is HR's Business Daniel Foote, DanTech Services
    Mary Rydesky, Transitions Management

    Conducting Effective Employment Investigations

    Investigations Flowchart global

    Interview Samples

    Investigation handout


    Sean Halloran, Littler

    Compensation: Putting Strategy into Practice

    Link to presentation in Prezi

    Thomas Showalter, ConnectHR
    The Magic Behind High Performance Teams Al Bolea, AppliedLeadership
    Negotiation Skills for the HR Professional Dr. Frank Jeffries, UAA
    Avoiding Common Wage & Hour Violations Tammy McCutchen, Littler
    Five Mindsets, One Goal: Generations Lynne Curry, The Growth Company
    Is it Performance Management or Managing Performance? Al Bolea, AppliedLeadership
    Unemployment Insurance 101 Hugh King, Department of Labor
    We Got Weed! Developments in Legalization in Alaska Brennen Portalski, Beacon
    HR Department of 1…or 2 or 3 or 4! Panel - no slides 
    Moderated by Dianna Gould, SHRM
    Social Media: Building a Sustainable and Strategic Presence Andrew Morton, SHRM

    DAY 2

    Finance for the HR Professional Beverly Holmes, APU

    Please Sue Me - Alaska Edition

    Handouts will be provided at the conference by speakers.

    Davis Wright Tremaine
    An Entertaining Look at the Origins of Workers’ Compensation, an Overview of Benefits, and Some Thoughts on Comprehensive Reform. Patti Wilson, University of Alaska
    401(k) Plan Trends: What You Need to Know Now Mike Brown, ClearPoint Financial
    BYOD (Bring your Own Device) Panel - no slides
    Affirmative Action: An Introduction SESSION CANCELLED
    When is Enough Enough? Reasonable Accommodations Melanie Osborne, Chugach Alaska Corporation
    Building Your HR Brand Rick Baird, Bristol Bay Native Corporation

    What Can You Do? The Campaign for Disability Employment  no slides

    Duane Mayes, Governor's Council for People with Disabilities 
    When Violence Shows Up at Work Steve Hinds, Hindsight, Inc.

    You're Fired! Employee Discipline and Terminations

    Handouts will be provided at the conference by speaker. 

    Renea I Saade, Stoel Rives, LLP
    No More Lecture: How to Deliver Interactive Training to All Generations Mary Rydesky, Transitions Management
    The Tragedy of No HR Strategy Heather Kinzie, A Leading Solution
    Alaska Economic Crisis and Forecast

    Neal Fried, Department of Labor 

    no slides


    Questions? Contact Patty Hickok