The SHRM Foundation’s Human Resources Registered Apprenticeship Program (HR RAP) wants to expand in Florida!
Are you challenged by finding entry level HR talent? Are you looking to diversify your HR team?
Do you want to reduce turnover? Do you want to invest in talent and have a positive return on
investment? The HR RAP can provide this and more. This 18–24-month program allows
apprentices to have a full-time position and get the on-the-job learning and educational resources
to prepare them to take the exam for the SHRM-CP. Apprenticeship results in better candidates
because they are eager to learn Human Resources while fully involved in your company’s mission
and values. Read More
SHRM Foundation Announces New Scholarship
SHRM Foundation has announced the launch of a new #scholarship honoring Cheslie C. Kryst’s Legacy. #SHRMFoundation will award two scholarships to students who express a dedication to workplace #mentalhealth. The scholarship is now taking applications until August 24th. Those interested should check the website for this and any other scholarship opportunities. For more information about this scholarship, please visit: https://shrmf.smapply.io/prog/2022_cheslie_c_kryst_memorial_scholarships/
The SHRM Foundation – Paying it Forward
By Renee Hood
If you are a SHRM member, chances are you have heard about the SHRM Foundation and may have even supported it through a direct donation or a local SHRM chapter initiative. Read More
HR Florida District 2 covers the areas of Bay County, Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon and Wakulla counties. Within the geographical boundaries of the district we have two award winning chapters. Read More.
UPCOMING LOCAL CHAPTER EVENTS
|8/17/22||August Chapter Meeting||Hosted by HR TAMPA||Learn More|
|8/18/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by HR COLLIER||Learn More|
|8/18/22||What do you know about your healthcare plan?||Hosted by TCHRA||Learn More|
|8/19/22||Virtual Event in partnership with Jackson Lewis||Hosted by SHRM JACKSONVILLE||Learn More|
|8/25/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by BAY COUNTY SHRM||Learn More|
|9/1/22||HR Department of One Group||Hosted by HR TAMPA||Learn More|
|9/8/22||September Chapter Meeting||Hosted by SHRM JACKSONVILLE||Learn More|
|9/14/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by FL KEYS SHRM||Learn More|
|9/14/22||Legislative Update||Hosted by SUNCOAST HR||Learn More|
|9/15/22||Mental Health At Work: Life After COVID||Hosted by HR MARTIN COUNTY||Learn More|
|9/15/22||Annual Meeting / New Board Voting||Hosted by TCHRA||Learn More|
|9/17/22||Virtual Event in partnership with HUB International||Hosted by SHRM JACKSONVILLE||Learn More|
|9/20/22||Monthly Professional Development Meeting||Hosted by SPACE COAST HRA||Learn More|
|9/21/22||Networking event||Hosted by HRA OF BROWARD||Learn More|
|9/21/22||September Chapter Meeting||Hosted by HR TAMPA||Learn More|
|9/21/22||Monthly Chapter Meeting||Hosted by VOLUSIA FLAGLER SHRM||Learn More|
|9/22/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by BAY COUNTY SHRM||Learn More|
|9/22/22||Career Talk||Hosted by JACKSONVILLE SHRM||Learn More|
|9/23/22||2nd Annual HR Conference & Legislative Update||Hosted by CHARLOTTE COUNTY SHRM||Learn More|
|9/23/22||People Manager Training||Hosted by SHRM JACKSONVILLE||Learn More|
|10/6/22||Chapter Summit – Topic TBD||Hosted by SHRM JACKSONVILLE||Learn More|
|10/7/22||2022 HR Tampa Conference & Expo – Unified Now More Than Ever||Hosted by HR TAMPA||Learn More|
|10/12/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by FL KEYS SHRM||Learn More|
|10/12/22||Executive Panel – Total Rewards||Hosted by SUNCOAST HR||Learn More|
|10/13/22||Mental Health Conference||Hosted by TCHRA||Learn More|
|10/18/22||Monthly Professional Development Meeting||Hosted by SPACE COAST HRA||Learn More|
|10/19/22||Legal Update||Hosted by VOLUSIA FLAGLER SHRM||Learn More|
|10/20/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by HR COLLIER||Learn More|
|10/21/22||Mental Health First Aid||Hosted by JACKSONVILLE SHRM||Learn More|
|10/27/22||Chapter Meeting||Hosted by BAY COUNTY SHRM||Learn More|
|10/28/22||Annual Conference||Hosted by HRA OF BROWARD||Learn More|
If you are an affiliated chapter within the state of Florida and wish to post an event, please email Layla Bonis at email@example.com
ADVANCING THE PROFESSIONAL
By Gerry Hoeffner
Long waits for sit-down service at a restaurant where half of the tables are empty; stores adding more and more self-checkout stations; the constant replanning business must do because they just can’t get the goods and services they need to run their operations. Why? Because in every aspect of our daily lives, we see significant changes in the market due to worker shortages. Read More
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HR Florida Review
Share your expertise as an HR professional with over 16,000 other HR professionals! Encourage colleagues to submit articles. We are currently looking for content on topics ranging from Employee Relations, State & Federal Compliance, Inclusion & Diversity, Leadership, Organizational Development, & any other Best Practice Advice for HR Professionals.
Submission: Now accepting for Spring 2022! Send in your great article!
HR Florida Newswire
Purpose: Share upcoming events, announcements, and recent news relevant to HR professionals and Chapter members.
Style: Brief, direct, summarized information (pictures appreciated).
Submission deadline: The 3rd Wednesday of each month, for the following month’s newswire.
Format: Send submissions in Word format to Eddie Safille at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mouth of the South Blog
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