ATTRACT. RETAIN. ENGAGE.
Join more than 1,400 other recruitment and talent management professionals at the SHRM 2018 Talent Conference & Exposition April 16-18 in
Las Vegas. Gather new ideas. Improve your recruitment strategies. Build
Jacob Morgan, futurist and author of The Employee Experience Advantage (Wiley, 2017), which focuses on how to improve employee experiences
and make work more engaging.
Gretchen Rubin, author of Better Than Before (Broadway Books, 2015),
which ofers advice for changing habits and leading a happier and more-productive life.
Bill Taylor, co-founder of Fast Company, entrepreneur and author of
Simply Brilliant (Portfolio, 2016), which describes how great organizations
do ordinary things in extraordinary ways.
To register, visit conferences.shrm.org/TalentConf
Fifteen individuals have been named to
serve on SHRM’s Young Professionals Advisory Council ( YPAC) for a one-year term,
which began Jan. 1.
The council advises SHRM on attracting
and retaining members under age 30.
New members are:
ā Amanda Brunson of Orlando, Fla., HR
generalist, R. W. Block Consulting Inc.
ā Kayla Despres, SHRM-CP, of Bismarck,
N.D., HR business partner, Bilfnger
ā Johnna Ehlert of Lovettsville, Va., HR
operations analyst, Neustar Inc.
ā Schyler Houck, SHRM-SCP, of Rotterdam,
N. Y., director of HR and labor relations,
Saratoga Casino Hotel.
ā Lina Le, SHRM-SCP, of Honolulu, HR business partner, Y. Hata & Co. Limited.
ā Crystal Granger of Portland, Ore., HR
specialist, Friends of the Children.
ā Andrew Marcotte, SHRM-CP, of Janesville, Wis., HR business partner, Blain’s
Farm and Fleet.
ā Alexander C. Pullen, SHRM-SCP, of Washington, D.C., HR manager, The George
ā Alyssa Somavia of Santa Barbara, Calif.,
HR specialist and project manager,
Damitz, Brooks, Nightingale, Turner &
ā Jazzmine Woodard of Houston, HR compliance analyst II, Enbridge Inc.
Returning to the council are:
ā Brad Dalton of San Francisco, director of
talent management and development,
ā Erica Davis, SHRM-CP, of Chicago, HR
manager-Midwest region, Airgas Inc.
ā Meigelle Lapos, SHRM-CP, of Austin,
Texas, regional director of people and
talent, Wischermann Partners Inc.
ā Staci McArter, SHRM-CP, of Louisville,
Ky., senior generalist, Genscape Inc.
ā Lauren Randall, SHRM-CP, of Columbus,
Ohio, HR manager, Homeside Financial
For information, visit www.shrm.org/YP.
NEW MEMBER DISCOUNTS
As a SHRM member, you can now receive valuable discounts on travel and
professional and personal services.
Save on Orlando theme parks, hotels and vacation rentals with Orlando
Employee Discounts. Browse the new promotions and last-minute ofers of
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with FunJet Vacations.
Reduced prices are also available for Avis and Budget rental car companies, Ofce Depot, Canon, Whirlpool, Lenovo, UPS, GEICO auto insurance,
VPI pet insurance, and health care and pharmacy purchases.
To learn more, go to www.shrm.org/memberdiscounts.
Jacob Morgan Gretchen Rubin Bill Taylor