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    Six Smart HR Strategies for Addressing Today’s Serious Skills Gap

    Date: January 16, 2018, 2:30pm – 4:30pm
    21C Library
    1175 Chapel Hills Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80920
    - Free parking available
    Members $15 Guests $25
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    What is the U.S. Skills Gap and why does it matter to your organization and to our country?  In this session, you will learn the answers to those two important questions and explore six HR strategies that can help your organization close its Skills Gap:  1) Partner with local Workforce Development Boards     2) Work jointly with educational institutions 3) Conduct professional development 4) Establish apprenticeships 5) Retain your Baby Boomers, and 6) Hire Veterans, ex-offenders, and disabled workers.  You will analyze how these strategies can affect your organizational bottom line and ability to compete successfully.

    Speaker: Scott Ferrin, SHRM-SCP, PMP Field Services Director West

    This event is approved for 1 PDC for SHRM-SCP, SHRM CP. 
     and 1 HRCI general credit for PHR, SPHR .




    "The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval." 



    Members and Guests Register HERE

    Students and Board Members Register HERE