October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month #NDEAM. The purpose of National Disability Employment Awareness Month is to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities.
HR colleagues from across the state gathered at the Galt House in Louisville. The KYSHRM State Conference that was held at the end of August was quite the success with a record number of attendees! The agenda was jam packed with excellent presenters, content, and opportunities to collaborate and connect. Did you miss out? If so, please begin making plans to join us next year. Check out a few highlights from the week!
Have you registered your employer for Kentucky Unbridled Careers? What is Kentucky Unbridled Careers? Kentucky Unbridled Careers was formed to help bridge the gap between high school students and career pathways. The platform for KY Unbridled Careers is the ccInspire program and the Individual Learning Plan, which are currently utilized throughout Kentucky high schools.
It’s not too late to register!! Please consider joining your colleagues at the upcoming 30th Annual KYSHRM State Conference!
During the Kentucky Chamber’s 11th Annual Business Summit, held July 14 and 15, 2015, LSHRM’s Bridging the Talent Gap initiative was featured. The panelists included Beth Davisson, MBA, President of LSHRM and Director of Career Services, Health and Medical programs at Sullivan University; Lynn Ingmire SHRM-SCP, SPHR, Chair of Kentucky SHRM and President/Owner of Essential HR Partners, LLC; Bridgett Strickler, Co-Principal Investigator and Business Engagement Lead of Bridging the Talent Gap and Dr. Dan Ash, Co-Principal Investigator and Research Director of Bridging the Talent Gap.
Conference brochure for the upcoming 30th Annual KYSHRM State Conference has been released! Click here to see what all is going to be highlighted:
Looking for an excellent way to collaborate with other HR Professionals and to promote excellence with the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certifications? Please consider joining and participating in the LinkedIn Group for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certifications.