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Survey: 84 Percent of U.S. Workers Blame Bad Managers for Creating Unnecessary Stress

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 4:30pm

A new SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) survey affirms the workplace adage that employees leave managers, not companies, as 84 percent of U.S. workers say poorly trained managers create a lot of unnecessary work and stress.

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  • A new SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) survey affirms the workplace adage that employees leave managers, not companies, as 84 percent of U.S. workers say poorly trained managers create a lot of unnecessary work and stress.
  • "There is no relationship in the workplace more powerful than the one between people managers and employees," said SHRM President and CEO Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP.
  • SHRMs PMQ provides people managers with the training and skills they need to build high-performing teams.
  • By skilling up managers, HR can spend more time strategizing, cultivating culture, and delivering bottom line results.

SHRM Announces Blue Ribbon Commission on Racial Equity

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 1:59pm

Today, SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) announced the members of its new Blue Ribbon Commission on Racial Equity.

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  • Today, SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) announced the members of its new Blue Ribbon Commission on Racial Equity.
  • SHRMs Blue Ribbon Commission will help drive a longer-range agenda on diversity, equity and bias in the workplace by promoting productive conversations about race while challenging workplace leaders to hire for inclusion and diversity.
  • SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together.
  • With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally.

Ashford University Student Chapter Receives Merit Award from Human Resources Society

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 12:20am

SHRM's student chapter merit award program encourages the development of more effective student chapters by recognizing outstanding activities and projects.

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  • SHRM's student chapter merit award program encourages the development of more effective student chapters by recognizing outstanding activities and projects.
  • "Our SHRM chapter extends membership to all of Ashford's alumni, faculty, and current students from all degree programs interested in the field of human resource management.
  • "Today's members of our student chapters are the human resources leaders of tomorrow," says Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, SHRM president and CEO.
  • For more information regarding the Ashford University SHRM Chapter, please visit the chapter's LinkedIn Group Page , YouTube Channel , or website , whichincludes information on the student organization, chapter officers, upcoming events, and access to webinar archives.

SHRM Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 3:57pm

Today, SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) announced Keith Green, SHRM-SCP, as the organizations new Chief Financial Officer.

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  • Today, SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) announced Keith Green, SHRM-SCP, as the organizations new Chief Financial Officer.
  • A proven leader in finance and HR, Green will oversee SHRMs long-term business strategy and financial management and operations, including accounting, financial reporting, and business finance functions.
  • Green joins SHRM with more with more than 25 years of executive financial and operational leaderships in major corporate organizations, including Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and Freddie Mac.
  • At Deutsche Bank/Bankers Trust, Keith served as chief of staff to the CEO, where he also co-led the companys internal consulting group.

Coronavirus at Work: How Businesses Can Manage the Outbreak

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 10:00am

To schedule an interview with a SHRM expert, contact Julie Hirschhorn at Julie.Hirschhorn@SHRM.org or Cooper Nye at Cooper.Nye@SHRM.org .

Key Points: 
  • To schedule an interview with a SHRM expert, contact Julie Hirschhorn at Julie.Hirschhorn@SHRM.org or Cooper Nye at Cooper.Nye@SHRM.org .
  • SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together.
  • As the voice of all things work, workers and the workplace, SHRM is the foremost expert, convener and thought leader on issues impacting todays evolving workplaces.
  • With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally.

SHRM--Society for Human Resource Management and Prometric Renew Long-Term Partnership with Multi-year Agreement

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:00pm

Following a comprehensive procurement process, were excited to announce that SHRM--Society for Human Resource Management, the voice of all things work, has selected Prometric as its strategic testing partner.

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  • Following a comprehensive procurement process, were excited to announce that SHRM--Society for Human Resource Management, the voice of all things work, has selected Prometric as its strategic testing partner.
  • This agreement extends the partnership between the organizations that started in 2010.
  • Prometric is honored to continue our long-term partnership with SHRM and to work collaboratively with the SHRM certification team to support their growth goals, said Alex Paladino, Chief Revenue Officer of Prometric.
  • SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together.

Sound Community Bank Welcomes Erin Nicolaus as Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Talent Management

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 6:00pm

SEATTLE, Sept. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sound Community Bank welcomes Erin Nicolaus as Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Talent Management.

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  • SEATTLE, Sept. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sound Community Bank welcomes Erin Nicolaus as Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Talent Management.
  • She holds several human resources related accreditations including Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and Society of Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).
  • Sound Community Bank President & CEO, Laurie Stewart, remarked, Erin epitomizes the ideals of a human resources manager.
  • Sound Community Bank is a full-service bank, providing personal and business banking services in communities across the greater Puget Sound region.

Globalization Partners and SHRM Release Report Revealing that Companies Struggle to Manage Global Teams

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 1:30pm

As international expansion increasingly becomes a requirement for growth, this report provides valuable insight for companies adding employees in new markets."

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  • As international expansion increasingly becomes a requirement for growth, this report provides valuable insight for companies adding employees in new markets."
  • The Global Teams Survey was conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management and Globalization Partners from February 6-March 20, 2019.
  • Globalization Partners will be at the 2019 SHRM Annual Conference & Expositionin Las Vegas from June 23-26.
  • Globalization Partners is also the only global employer of record that is Privacy Shield certified for HR Data.

Crown World Mobility presented "Passenger on the Group Move Rollercoaster" at SHRM Talent Conference; Now Available for Download

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 3:07pm

The presentation was presented at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Talent Conference & Exposition in Nashville on April 8 10, 2019.

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  • The presentation was presented at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Talent Conference & Exposition in Nashville on April 8 10, 2019.
  • Lisa Mendelsohn, regional director North America, Crown World Mobility, offers companies and human resource professionals expertise and best practices on company group moves.
  • Crown World Mobility ( www.crownworldmobility.com ) is a division of the Crown Worldwide Group, established in 1965 and headquartered in Hong Kong.
  • Crown World Mobility helps corporations manage global talent and talented individuals perform on the global stage.

SHRM to Discuss Trump’s 2019 SOTU, Impact on the Workplace, and New Employment Data in Feb. 1 Live Broadcast

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:02pm

Whether or not President Trumps SOTU takes place, SHRM will host a live broadcast SHRM Live that will discuss the administrations priorities this year through the lens of the workplace and delve into key public policy and changes at work directly impacting employers and employees.

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  • Whether or not President Trumps SOTU takes place, SHRM will host a live broadcast SHRM Live that will discuss the administrations priorities this year through the lens of the workplace and delve into key public policy and changes at work directly impacting employers and employees.
  • Prior to and following the live broadcast, SHRM President and CEO Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. , SHRM-SCP, will be available for media interviews to discuss workplace public policy and further expand upon topics discussed during the event.
  • DETAILS: The event will be divided into four segments:
    State of the Workplace: SHRMs president and CEO will discuss President Trumps SOTU from the perspective of the workplace.
  • SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates.