April 17, 2007 / Issue No. 2-07
 
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Labor Policies & Practices
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  Register Now for AGC’s HR Professionals Forum – June 7-8

AGC of America will hold its annual Human Resource Professionals Networking Forum on June 7-8, 2007, with pre-conference sessions on June 6, in St. Louis, MO.   Make sure your HR staff takes advantage of this exceptional professional development opportunity!

 

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Human resource (HR) professionals of all levels working directly for AGC-member construction contractors (general contractors or specialty contractors) are invited to attend, as well as AGC chapter staff who assist members with HR matters.

Although attendance is not open to service providers and suppliers, sponsorship opportunities are available.  For information, please contact Amy Southworth by e-mail at southwortha@agc.org or by phone at (703) 837-5382.

SESSIONS
Pre-Conference Sessions, June 6:

  • Tour of St. Louis AGC Construction Charter School
  • Construction HR 101 for beginners to the industry or HR profession
  • Dutch-Treat Dinner

Roundtable Sessions, June 7-8:

  • Employee Recognition
  • Recruiting Sources and Best Practices
  • Succession Planning
  • Outsourcing HR
  • Pre-Employment Testing
  • Expense Coverage Practices
  • And More!

Presentations:

  • Maximizing Retention and Performance Though Employee Engagement
  • Building Compensation Packages to Recruit and Retain the Best Employees
  • Employment Law Update

RECERTIFICATION CREDIT
An application for credit toward PHR and SPHR recertification through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) is pending for this program. Past programs have been approved for three to four credit hours.

SPACE IS LIMITED, so early registration is recommended. The registration deadline is May 18 (or earlier if filled). The registration fee of $485 includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner on June 7, and breakfast on June 8. Spouses or other guests are welcome to attend the June 7 dinner for an additional charge of $50.  Please note that refunds will not be made for cancellations made after June 1.

Register online or download a form for registration by fax or mail at www.agc.org/hrforum2007.

FURTHER INFORMATION
Click here or contact Amy Southworth by e-mail at southwortha@agc.org or by phone at (703) 837-5382. [ return to top ]