2012 Human Resource Conference | West Virginia Chamber of Commerce Charleston, WV

2012 Human Resource Conference
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 10/4/2012 TO 10/5/2012

Charleston Marriott-Town Center
200 Lee Street East
Charleston, WV 25301

(304) 342-1115

Event Description:




"The use if this seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the activity.  It means that this activity has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit."

Don’t miss the leading conference in the state of West Virginia for human resource and employment issues!  It is a large conference which brings together expert human resource practitioners and respected legal professionals that will discuss employment issues that facing businesses on a daily basis. 

Guidance, education and networking from the best for the most cost effective price.  CLE credits for WV will be requested.  This program has been approved for 7.5 (General ) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. Please be sure to note the program ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.

Agenda Highlights will include:           

  • HR 101: top things to know from experienced HR professionals.
  • Employee Engagement and Retention.
  • Public Sector Employment request going the extra mile for HR professionals.
  • Social Media and its privacy issues.
  • The Dreaded D word: Downsizing
  • Overcoming adversity
  • Practical side of drug testing
  • Updates and changes to the NLRB and the Labor Relations Law
  • How to minimize the damages when you are sued
  • A compass to navigate the treacherous waters when disciplining an employee.

Additionally, a nationally recognized speaker will motivate us during a general session to be the best that we can be on the job! 

Each session is designed to provide professional development for practitioners of human resource management and attorneys.  A complete agenda can be seen by clicking here.

Opportunities to Network and communicate with other HR professionals over the course of 36 hours! 

Registrations are no longer being accepted to allow the Chamber staff to prepare for the conference.  Thank you for your interest. 






Accommodations are available for conference attendees at the
Charleston Marriott Town Center located in the heart of downtown Charleston. The West Virginia Chamber has secured a special conference attendee rate of $122.00 per night not including fees or taxes for the nights of October 3 and 4. Make your reservation by calling 1-800-228-9290 or 304-345-6500 or clicking on the link above. The code for the room block is CNBO.  The special room rate will be available until Thursday, September 20th.

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Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
West Virginia United Health System, Inc.
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC
Toyota Motor Manufacturing, WV, Inc.
Jackson Kelly PLLC
WVU Center for Executive Education
OraSure Technologies, Inc.
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United Talent


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