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New Member Onboarding

Are you new to Richmond SHRM?  If so, you will want to learn how to get the most out of your membership.  We have a special after-work event created just for you: Our "New Member Onboarding," scheduled for Wednesday, November 7 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm; drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.  

Anyone who has joined Richmond SHRM in the past 6 months is welcome to attend; please be sure you are logged into you profile to register, as it is open to members only.

When: Wednesday, November 7
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Where: USI Insurance Services
4840 Cox Rd., Suite 150
Glen Allen, VA 

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Seminar Series Interactive Session:  You Get to Practice Coaching

Libby Dishner
Cresco Coaching and Consulting

Let’s face it, HR professionals communicate constantly. Our companies need us to influence across all levels of the organization. One of the best communication tools you can have in your toolkit is the coach approach. In this fun, participative seminar, you will learn how to help others clarify their thoughts and move to action. You will see coaching in action and have a chance to practice it yourself. This is one you will not want to miss!

When Thursday, November 8
7:30 am - 10:30 am
(7:30 am - 8:00 am-light breakfast and networking) 

Where: USI Insurance Services
4840 Cox Rd., Suite 150
Glen Allen, VA 

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Gray Area Thinking® with Ellie Krug

Ellie Krug
Human Inspiration Works, LLC

About our speaker:

Ellen (Ellie) Krug, a civil trial attorney with 100+ trials, transitioned from male to female in 2009. She went on to become one of the few attorneys nationally to try jury cases in separate genders. The author of Getting to Ellen: A Memoir about Love, Honesty and Gender Change (2013), Ellie has trained Fortune 100 corporations, colleges/universities, and law firms on diversity and inclusion.

About the Session:

We’ve all heard the phrase, “diversity and inclusion”, but what does it actually mean to make a workplace or organization or even our personal lives more diverse and inclusive? How can we get beyond grouping and labeling of other humans according to the color of their skin, the religion they practice, or the country in which they were born? Can we really build a just and inclusive world, especially in this time of such legitimized division?

Join national speaker and “inclusionist” Ellen “Ellie” Krug as she conducts her highly valued human inclusivity training, Gray Area Thinking®. This training will provide an easy-to-understand toolset on how to be more welcoming of anyone who is “other” in our society.

When: Wednesday, November 14
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Where: Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
951 E. Byrd St.

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HR Unplugged:  Veterans in the Workplace

Please join the RHSRM Veterans Activities Committee in celebrating the service and sacrifice of our military Veterans while learning about the many benefits of hiring Veterans seeking employment. We offer this “Unplugged” session for informal, open discussion and info sharing on various topics around government grant programs, training funds, and tax incentive programs associated with hiring from this well disciplined and trained pool of job seekers. We’ll have experts on hand ready to answer questions.

Beer, wine, and light appetizers provided courtesy of Commonwealth Oral & Facial Surgery. Although the event is free to members, you do need to register (you must be signed into your profile in order to register).
When: Thursday, November 15
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Where Dominion Payroll Headquarters (Scott's Addition)
3200 Rockbridge St.
Suite 300
Richmond, VA

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Upcoming Events

Monday, Nov 5
Wednesday, Nov 7
Thursday, Nov 8

Job Help
(Previously PACE
Job Teams)

Lee Hecht Harrisoon

New Member Onboarding

USI Insurance Services

Seminar Series:  Enhance Your Communication Style with a Coach Approach

USI Insurance Services

10:00 am - 11:00 am
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 am
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