HOW TO: Sell Your Manager on Attending a Conference

HR Bartender

In response to my post on “ What are HR Analysts and Why Should You Pay Attention to Them ”, I had a Twitter connection ask me about going to conferences. Specifically, about how to sell senior leadership on attending a conference.

Hello #SHRM15 Conference Attendees!

HR Bartender

Tomorrow I’m heading to Las Vegas. I’m attending the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference. This isn’t my first SHRM Annual – in fact, my first SHRM conference (more than a few years ago) was also in Las Vegas. Click To Tweet.

How to listen to a conference speaker…

101 Half Connected Things

It’s scary stuff because you don’t really get to opt out in the way you might think. I’m a person armed with what I think are some useful questions for people to ponder. I’m probably going to be wrong about stuff.

Conference Twitter Primer #SHRM18

HRmarketer

Our debut conference Twitter primer for #Unleash18 in Las Vegas was a hit (really, people told us so). Use this primer to find other hashtags to use in your #SHRM18 tweets and to view Twitter IDs for speakers (@mention them when you tweet during their sessions!)

21 Top Talent Management, People Ops, And HR Conferences In 2019

15Five

One study found that a whopping two-thirds of employees actually changed jobs due to a lack of L&D. People Operations teams and other people managers can model L&D by attending one of the HR conferences outlined below. Great Place to Work For All Summit.

How to Get and Keep Buy In From Senior Management

HR Bartender

During last year’s HR Technology Conference , one of the speakers said something that I’ve been thinking about for a while. They said that we have to not only get buy in for our ideas and projects but keep it. But in reality, how often do we actually do it?

Conference Twitter Primer: Employer Branding Strategies Conference #EBrandCon

HRmarketer

Using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #EBrandCon website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for this HR conference! How to use this primer? Big shoes to fill.

“Conference” HR vs. Real-World HR

Robin Schooling

I’ve been fortunate to be able to travel the world attending and/or speaking at events and conferences focused on HR, Recruiting, Technology and the Future of Work. Conference HR: “The gig economy provides flexibility for businesses and workers!”

How To Unlock Your Remote Workforce Engagement

15Five

Working remotely has previously been an exception few companies were willing to make for their people. Office optics determined how you were perceived by your manager and co-workers, and being “absent” meant you were not contributing. Click To Tweet. Click To Tweet.

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How to Plan Time For Self Learning

HR Bartender

I came across this article from Harvard Business Review titled, “ 6 Ways to Take Control of Your Career Development If Your Company Doesn’t Care About It ”. I’d recommend bookmarking it and carving out time to read it. They are being asked to do a lot at work.

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How to #BeMoreEventful and Network at Your Next Conference

Oleeo

Think about the conferences you attend. Are you there to hit the demo floor and find a new solution for your business? Are you there to hear insights from speakers – hoping it will ignite an idea that you could bring back to your team?

The True Value of the Vendor Hall at your next HR Conference

HRchitect

Look beyond the giveaways and trinkets to opportunities for vendor education, thought leadership and efficiency in the buying process. I know what you are thinking – the Vendor Hall is the area within the conference venue that I’ll visit for receptions (hello, free cocktails and hors d’oeuvres!), walk through to grab the coolest tchotchkes I see, and enter to win prizes. Don’t say yes if you know that you aren’t going to answer any of their phone calls or e-mails.

How to Use SMS for Live Events and Conferences

G2 Crowd

Live events and major conferences are a great place to engage with clients, prospects, and anyone relevant to your business, but it can be hard to find time and space to connect and engage.

How to harness the power of personalization

HRExecutive

Cristina Goldt, vice president of HCM products at Workday, is one of the presenters who will speak during the opening keynote, In Data We Trust , at the upcoming HR Technology Conference & Expo , Oct. And how does it enable better employee learning and development?

How to Get Better Results In Your Work

HR Bartender

It’s a given that organizations want employees to perform at a high-level. I know there are some who might think otherwise, but overall, I’d like to believe that employees want to perform well too. No one wants to have a reputation for being a slacker or not doing a good job.

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Immedis to Attend New York Statewide Conference

Immedis

This September Immedis will join other payroll experts froma round the world at the 21 st New York Statewide Payroll Conference. The annual conference will take place from the 26 th to the 27 th of September in Del Lago Resort & Casino, New York. Events & Conferences

How to Resign From Your Job Properly

HR Bartender

Over the years, we’ve spent a lot of time talking about the right way to get a job. I think it only makes sense to talk about the right way to resign when you leave a job. Because there is a right way to do it. So, think through how you want it to happen.

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How to Create the Perfect Morning Routine

HR Bartender

The idea being that employees should learn how to develop daily rituals that will help with their learning. When I think of daily rituals, the first thing that comes to mind is my morning routine. I like to read in the morning. It doesn’t have to take a long time.

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Conference Twitter Primer #HRtechConf 2018

HRmarketer

Once again using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #HRTechConf conference website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for the world’s largest HR technology conference and exposition hall!

How to have better conference calls

Ceridian

With companies expanding globally, conference calls are often the most efficient way to get teams together. But since conference calls lack the visual cues of in-person meetings, they can be awkward, tense or just plain bad.

5 Activities You Do Not Want to Miss At the HR Technology Conference – #HRTechConf

HR Bartender

One of my absolute must-attend events in the fall is the HR Technology Conference and Expo (nicknamed HRTech). This year’s conference is being held September 11-14, 2018 at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas. I have to admit, I knew very little about HRTech prior to becoming a blogger.

Conference Attendance 101

China Gorman

Especially if you’re joining me at the HRTech Conference next week. You took advice from my last blog post and decided which conference to attend. But now you want to be sure that you leverage your investment by making the most of your attendance. Conferences generally have 3 types of content sessions: General Sessions : these are sessions that are intended for the full complement of attendees. You know how to network, right?

Do you know how to drive HR-tech adoption?

HRExecutive

There is little question that employers around the world will continue to invest in HR-related technology in the coming years. Pinc notes that planning needs to start well before implementation and go-live dates. Send questions or comments about this story to hreletters@lrp.com.

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So you want to speak at HR conferences? Advice for the journey

UpstartHR

Conferences. I’ll talk to pretty much anyone about anything related to HR. If I show up to the pre-conference party myself, I’ll eat quickly and leave for the safety of my hotel room and a good book. It’s great to have some areas of specialty.

How to Attend an HR Conference (and make it worth your while) [Podcast]

UpstartHR

One of the greatest compliments I get from you, the listener, is when I have the opportunity to share something highly practical with you that you can use to improve your results in a powerful way. Think about the last conference you attended. Research tells us that within a few days we forget most of what we hear in a single training session, much less a whole conference with a wide range of topics.

How to Find Budget Dollars for Employee Recognition

HR Bartender

Sometimes as much as HR and the organization want to create and implement a program, the resources simply aren’t available. As a result, we have to resort to the “no-cost, low-cost program options”. I’ve been to every year since its inception and it continues to get better.

Getting to the Point: Conference Roundup

Advanced Learning Institute

ALI Conferences hosted The 2nd Annual Executive Communications & Speech Writing Conference on May 6-8, 2019 in historic Boston near Fenway Park. Here is what they said: Encouraging a shy, but very talented executive, with knowledge and experience, to be in front of a crowd.

How to Find Mentors Who Will Support Your Goals

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Capella University. Capella is an accredited online university dedicated to providing an exceptional, professionally-aligned education that puts you a position to succeed in your field. Up to $2,500 for MBA.

How to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Your Recruiting Sources

HR Bartender

A few months ago, I had the opportunity to hear Shally Steckerl , founder of The Sourcing Institute Foundation and senior sourcing consultant at Fiserv, talk about “Using Tools and Pipelines to Source Talent” at the Recruiting Trends & Talent Tech Conference.

Conference Twitter Primer Unleash World Conference and Expo #Unleash18

HRmarketer

Using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #Unleash18 conference website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for this HR conference! How to use this primer?

Culture, Comms, & Cocktails: What’s the Current State of Employee Communications

SocialChorus

And it’s not the first time we’ve chatted in the podcast world—it was almost three years to the date, give or take a few days, that she was on my ICology podcast. But now we’ve transitioned to Culture, Comms, & Cocktails. . Hope it does what you need it to do.’

Conference Twitter Primer ERE Recruiting Conference #ERERC 2018

HRmarketer

Once again using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #ERERC conference website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for this recruiting and talent acquisition conference!

Your Can’t-Miss People Analytics Conferences of 2019

Visier

People analytics is no longer a nice-to-have, but a must-have for all HR leaders. Whether you’re just beginning your journey or looking to advance your practices, attending conferences is one of the best ways to accelerate the maturity of your data and analytics capabilities.

Why You Should Join the Cool Kids at HR Tech Connect Summit 2019

TalentCulture

It’s a crazy thing to say about HR, but the amazing advances in HR tech have given us some amazing, shiny new tools that have transformed our jobs and made us the envy of the org chart. And since we’re talking about HR, I just want to make one thing clear. […].

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It's All About the Applicant: Our Four Favorite Lessons From the SHRM Talent Conference

Cornerstone On Demand

SHRM's annual Talent Conference and Exposition is one of the most anticipated events on talent acquisition pros' calendars — and this year was no different. It's time to consider what works best for not only your organization, but also the talent you're trying to attract.