Fox Valley SHRM is dreaming of warmer weather with our 2nd annual Betting on the Beach event.
As a member of SHRM, you know that the SHRM Foundation is the globally recognized catalyst for shaping human resource thought leadership and research. The important work of the SHRM Foundation includes:
- Strategic Thought Leadership Initiatives – The SHRM Foundation is conducting a multi-phase program to identify and analyze critical trends likely to impact the workplace in 5-10 years.
- Innovative Academic Research Grants -The SHRM Foundation is a leading supporter of HR research. Over the past three years, the SHRM Foundation has awarded more than $1.8 million in grants to fund rigorous, original academic research with practical implications for HR management practice.
- Scholarships -The SHRM Foundation awards $170,000 annually in education and certification scholarships to professional and student SHRM members, and doctoral students.
- Educational Resources – The SHRM Foundation’s Effective Practice Guidelines series makes research findings easily accessible to HR practitioners. The Foundation has also created a series of educational DVDs for SHRM chapter programming, staff trainings, and executive education sessions.
To continue to support the important SHRM Foundation work to advance the Human Resource profession, the Fox Valley SHRM chapter will be holding our 2nd annual Casino Night: “Betting on the Beach” which will be held April 9th, 2015 from 5:30pm to 9:00pm at Pullman’s Trolley Square (619 South Olde Oneida Street, Appleton, WI 54915). Cost of the event is $30 per person, Significant others and friends welcome.
If you are interested in attending, please sign up at the chapter’s website at www.fvshrm.org. All are welcome!!
Blog post submitted by Chris Ciechanowski, VP of Electronic Communications for FVSHRM