Human Resource Leadership Association of Eastern Connecticut

Our Vision: To provide Human Resource professionals
with a venue to enhance their knowledge,
and to share their expertise within and outside the Association.

Upcoming HRLA Events

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How to Prevent:  Bullying in the Workplace 

                            Violence in the Workplace

 Domestic Violence and How this Affects the Workplace

Date:  Wednesday, September 10, 2014       Breakfast Event  7:30 - 9:00 AM

Location:  Hilton, Mystic

Price:  $25 HRLA Members; $35 Guests 

 

Featured Speakers:   Karen Eichstaedt, Lisa Blozie and Sandy Spencer, SPHR 

Karen Eichstaedt is currently the Vice-President of Human Resources for UCFS, a community-based health and social services organization.  Karen’s 30+ year in HR career spans educational, manufacturing, hospitality and food service sectors.  She organized her organization’s current efforts to identify and adopt a zero-tolerance towards bullying. 

Linda Blozie is the Director of Training and Prevention for the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV).  Linda has worked in the field of domestic violence for over twenty five years. Presently, she is responsible for overseeing the Coalition’s prevention, public outreach and training activities.    

Sandy Spencer has more than 25 years of Human Resources experience in a variety of industries.   Sandy is Director of Human Resources for S&S Worldwide, Inc based in Colchester, CT.   At S&S, Sandy is responsible for all human resources practices and strategies including workplace safety.

LOOK:  1.5 GENERAL HRCI Credits!

Key Points:   

  • Defining violence in the workplace; How bullying happens, and its many forms.
  • Making the business case for prevention of violence in the workplace and taking action.
  • What to do if you witness, or experience, this at work.
  • How domestic violence affects the workplace.


Bring a Guest:   If you and your guest are SHRM Members, YOUR NAME is also entered into a Drawing for One Free SHRM Renewal (a $185 Value).  This Drawing will take place at the December Holiday Party.

Sponsors:  General Dynamics and Familytopia


 

HRLA Annual Legislative Update

 


Date:  Tuesday, Octoer 7, 2014      Dinner Event  5:00 - 7:30 PM

Location:  Holiday Inn, 10 Laura Blvd., Norwich, CT

Price:  $35 HRLA Members; $45 Guests 

Featured Speakers:   Jackson Lewis Attorneys

 

HRLA is proud to bring you another evening of legislative changes, trends and information critical to the success of the HR Professional.  This meeting is the premier opportunity to get briefed on recent legal decisions that impact your daily work in significant ways.  You will learn critical information in 2014 workplace law changes, what to expect for 2015, and how to ensure you are in compliance.  

Key Points:

  • CHRO AND EEOC TRENDS AND INITIATIVES
  • AMENDMENTS TO THE CT PAID SICK LEAVE LAW
  • DECISIONAL LAW IMPACTING WORKPLACE PRACTICES, PARTICULARLY IN THE AREA OF DISABILITY LEAVE MANAGEMENT
  • NLRB DEVELOPMENTS
  • WAGE AND HOUR DEVELOPMENTS
  • INTERNAL INVESTIGATIONS BEST PRACTICES
  • AND MORE . . .

Sponsors:  EANE and Jackson Lewis

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