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Join HRACC and SMA for a joint dinner meeting on Tuesday, October 17th at the Sheraton in Rocky Hill on the topic of Military and Veteran recruitment. Our panel of subject matter experts will discuss ways to recruit, hire, engage and retain this talented, well-educated, experienced and growing workforce.

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When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
4:45 PM
Where: Sheraton Hartford South Hotel
100 Capital Boulevard
Rocky Hill, Connecticut  06067
United States
Contact: Chapter Operations
860-202-8107


Online registration is available until: 10/17/2017
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MILITARY AND VETERAN RECRUITMENT STRATEGIES & BEST PRACTICES
This event is sponsored by Bay Path University and Foley Services

An HRACC and SMA Joint Chapter Event


Join us for a joint dinner meeting on Tuesday, October 17th at the Sheraton in Rocky Hill on the topic of Military and Veteran recruitment.  Our panel of subject matter experts will discuss ways to recruit, hire, engage and retain this talented, well-educated, experienced and growing workforce!

What you’ll learn:

  • Best practices to attract Veterans, source Military talent and develop effective retention programs

  • Information about Federal laws and compliance with regards to employing Veterans and active Military such as National Guard members (USERRA)

  • Ways local corporations, nonprofits, government and universities work together to increase employment for Veterans in our state

  • The value of hiring a Veteran and what he/she brings to your organization

  • Available educational programs and employee resource groups for Veterans

  • How to read military resumes, interview veterans, and accommodate disabilities

  • Insight into the significant changes that come with leaving the service and adapting to a civilian workforce

    Our esteemed panel includes:


    Jim McMahon, Travelers
    Director of Military/Veteran Talent Acquisition

    Daniel Laffin, CT Department of Labor
    Veterans Employment Representative

    Jill Klepacki O'Connor, Pratt & Whitney
    Proficiency and Training Manager

    Alyssa Kelleher, University of Connecticut
    Director of Veterans Affairs

    Lisa Jones, US Department of Labor
    State Director, VETS

    Moderator:  Christina Semenza, Enterprise Holdings
    Talent Acquisition Manager

    Click HERE to See Bios for our Panelists and Moderator


    EVENT ITINERARY
    Doors open at 4:45 PM


    4:45 PM –  Registration opens
    5:15 PM  – Buffet dinner served
    5:45 PM  – Chapter announcements
    6:15 PM –  Presentation begins
    8:00 PM –  Presentation concludes


    CREDITS
    This session has been submitted to HRCI for re-certification credits and to SHRM for professional development credits

    FEES
    Members of either the SMA or HRACC Chapter - $40.00
    Members in transition - $20.00
    Guests and Future Members - $50.00
    If you are a member of HRACC, please log in before registering in order to receive the member pricing


    OUR SPONSORS
    Bay Path University
    Foley Services

    Also at this meeting:  Help Us Celebrate the When Work Works Award Winners
    for effective and flexible workplaces!

    Congratulations to:

    BDO USA - LLP - Stamford, CT
    BlumShapiro - Shelton, CT
    BlumShapiro - West Hartford, CT
    KPMG LLP - Hartford, CT
    The Lockwood Group - Stamford, CT
    Hallam-ICS - Mansfield, MA


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