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SHRM Northern California provides webcasts to SHRM members in the region. To register for upcoming webcast use the links below, you may also view previously recorded webcasts at their respective links. If you're not able to attend a webcast at the designated date and time, register now and watch the recorded webcast later!

Most SHRM Northern California webcasts provide one Professional Development Credit (PDC) per webcast.

UPCOMING WEBCASTS

Aug 20 - College Savings: A Critical Part of your Employee Financial Wellness (FREE)

AUGUST 20, 2010
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Webcast - FREE for Members & Non-Members
Not able to attend? Register now and watch the recorded webcast on-demand.

In today’s highly globalized, digitized, and competitive marketplace, employers are finding it extremely challenging to recruit and retain top talent. In an attempt to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace and distinguish themselves as a top employment destination, employers have been diligent in identifying ways to enhance their benefits package, particularly those pertaining to financial wellness. Consequently, financial wellness has become THE big buzzword in the HR industry, gaining mass popularity with top companies across the country. College savings, in particular, is at the top of the list being a zero-cost benefit with a measurable impact to the bottom line. The ScholarShare 529 Workplace Savings Program can be added to an organization’s existing benefits lineup at no cost, giving their employees access to a top-rated, low cost 529 college savings plan, and the easy option of contributing to a college savings plan via payroll direct deposit.

OBJECTIVES

  • The state of higher education
  • Its impact on your employees
  • How you can make a difference


THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR
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PDC: 1
Member: FREE
Non-member: FREE
Login information is sent 1-3 business days prior to the webcast date.


Note: To register as a non-member, please either login your account or create a new account by clicking on the REGISTER NOW button. Each registration is based on individual login information and guests cannot be registered. Thank you for your understanding and hope to see you at our event!


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SPEAKER BIO

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Adalberto (Adal) Padilla joined TIAA in 2018 as a Tuition Financing Consultant for TIAA Tuition Financing, Inc. He devotes a substantial portion of his time working with employers in offering the Scholarshare 529 Workplace Savings Program as a financial wellness benefit to their employees. He has over ten years of financial services experience, serving in various roles and capacities ranging from banker to consultant.

Adal received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration at La Universidad de Guadalajara in Mexico. He lives in San Francisco, enjoys spending time with his family and friends, but traveling is his favorite thing to do.

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August 25 - Advance You, Advance HR: How Do I Get My SHRM Certification? (FREE)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2020
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. PT
Webcast - FREE for Members & Non-Members
Not able to attend? Register now and watch the recorded webcast on-demand.

Discover the advantages of becoming SHRM-certified and how it will positively advance your professional development and your organization. Learn the ins and outs on navigating the SHRM certification process from Jon Decoteau, SHRM-SCP, SHRM membership divisional director for the West, from how to complete the exam application to how to prepare for the exam.

Earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field. You’ll become an invaluable asset, especially in today's competitive economy. Get all your questions answered about how to get your SHRM certification today!

OBJECTIVES

  • Explore how and why becoming SHRM-certified can boost your career—and your organization.
  • Learn about how SHRM certification is competency-based, relevant, universally applicable, focused on advancement, strategic, accredited and backed by SHRM.
  • Get the ins and outs on navigating the SHRM certification process from the exam application to preparing for the exam.


PDC: 1
Member: FREE
Non-member: FREE
Login information is sent 2-3 business days prior to the webcast date.


Note: To register as a non-member, please either login your account or create a new account by clicking on the REGISTER NOW button. Each registration is based on individual login information and guests cannot be registered. Thank you for your understanding and hope to see you at our event!


Register Now

If you're not able to attend, register now and watch the recorded webcast later!

SPEAKER BIO

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With more than 25 years of HR experience, Jon Decoteau, SHRM-SCP, ​​is the Membership Divisional Director for the West and has held leadership roles at several iconic companies including eBay, The Coca-Cola Company, Motorola, Nissan Motor Corporation and General Dynamics. His HR career has taken him around the globe, working onsite with HR teams in 19 countries and on nearly every continent. He is an alumnus of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Chicago and The Coca-Cola Company’s Leadership Experience program in Atlanta. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from California State University – Fullerton.


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RECORDED WEBCASTS


Working From Home Effectively with Kids with Alexis Haselberger, SHRM-SCP

Navigating the new normal as unexpected remote workers is difficult. Managing kids at home with no childcare and varying degrees of school support makes it even more so. In this course, you'll learn best practices for working parents to work from home, and manage their kids, effectively.

PDC: 1
Recorded: July 15, 2020


Immigration Update: Executive Orders, Travel Bans, & Visa Compliance Issues
with Bernard Wolfsdorf, Charina Garcia, Farshad Owji

Get updates on recent executive orders and travel bans as well as explore the impact of new rules on U.S. employers. Topics of discussion will include:

  • Compliance and updates to employee I-9 onboarding procedures during the COVID-19 era;
  • Update on travel ban executive orders (Canada/Mexico, Schengen, Brazil, and other countries);
  • Immigrant visa bans and exemptions;
  • Nonimmigrant visa bans and exemptions; and
  • Status of U.S. consular posts and USCIS government office openings.

PDC: 1
Recorded: June 23, 2020 - SPONSOR: Wolfsdorf Rosenthal Immigration Attorneys


State Disability Insurance General Overview Presentation
 with Jennifer Kohlruss
Effective July 1, 2020, Senate Bill 83 will extend the maximum duration of Paid Family Leave benefits from 6 weeks to 8 weeks. SHRM Northern California is partnering with EDD to ensure the employer community is aware of the upcoming change to the Paid Family Leave program and which forms will be impacted. This is a general overview of the State Disability Insurance (SDI) program. It is not intended to make you an “expert” on SDI, but it provides the general knowledge needed to understand how the program works.

PDC: 1
Recorded: June 16, 2020

Do You Have a Crisis Management Plan?
 with Ryan Searles
In the event of a crisis, are you and your organization prepared? Listen from Ryan T. Searles,  Senior Consultant Security Assessment and Protective Services of IMEG Corp., as he covers the basics in identifying, preventing, and controlling crisis situations. He will explain crisis management basics, from preparation to training and compliance are discussed, as are various stages of a crisis, and the need to establish a crisis management team. Ryan will also cover how to clearly identify roles and functions of the crisis management team and how it is essential for the ultimate success of contingency planning. PDC: 1
Recorded May 28, 2020

Responding to COVID-19: Tech Tools to Enhance your Workplace with Erica Young
Our knowledge of COVID-19 is minimal. Some experts are saying we’ll be dealing with Coronavirus until July or August. Others report a full year. In the age of the unknown it’s imperative we have a plan for any scenario. Technology allows us to continue “business as usual”, even when we are physically distant. This webcast will explore technologies you can use immediately to enhance a remote or partially remote workplace. PDC: 1
Recorded April 29, 2020 - CO-HOSTED WITH: ParagonLabs

Successful Workplace Giving Program in a Time of Crisis with David Grubman and Thara Jinadasa
As the COVID-19 pandemic is causing public health and economic chaos, employers are looking for ways to deliver on their philanthropic mission. Employees are concerned over their lack of control in this new chaotic world and are looking for ways to make a difference. In this time of crisis companies are launching amazing giving programs that are engaging employees and delivering social good. Workplace giving has more than doubled in recent months while employers are rolling out new programs daily. The need is going to continue to grow.Please join us as Bright Funds’ David Grubman and Thara Jinadasa discuss the latest developments in workplace giving in the age of the COVID-19 crisis. They will layout the components of a successful giving program. How the elements have changed by the Coronavirus. David and Thara bring the practical experience of having worked with the dozens of companies that Bright Funds supports on their platform. Without giving away their punch line, workplace giving has seen a dramatic uptick. PDC: 1 
Recorded April 14, 2020 - SPONSOR: Bright Funds


Banish Burnout: How to Engage EQ to Manage Stress & Prevent Burnout  with Janice Litvin
Two thirds of American workers are approaching burnout. Furthermore, in May, 2019 the World Health Organization named burnout an official medical diagnosis, explaining it as "a syndrome conceptualized as resulting from chronic workplace stress that has not been successfully managed." Learn how to prevent burnout in yourself and others by understanding how to recognize and reframe your reactions to stress cognitively based on the work of Dr. Albert Ellis, who in the 1960's developed a methodology called cognitive behavior therapy (CBT). PDC: 1
Recorded March 18, 2020

Intro to SHRM Essential to Human Resources
 with Terry Welker, SHRM-SCP
SHRM Essentials of Human ‭Resources provides foundational HR Knowledge and ‭incorporates components of the SHRM BoCK. It provides insights into the standards for knowledge, ‭strategies and competencies required of effective ‭HR professionals around the world. This one-hour introductory course will provide an overview of what to expect from the full, 2-day course by covering all six key HR topics, but not diving deep into any one specific topic (that will have to wait for the actual class!) PDC: 1
Recorded February 27, 2020

A Mind, Body and Spirit Approach to Corporate Wellness
 with Jennifer Cassetta
Tight deadlines, long hours and increasing demand over time can create burnout for your already stressed employees. Implementing a mind, body and spirit approach to corporate wellness is the only solution for sustainable results. The goals of a holistic program include creating an environment to support peacefulness in order for productivity to flow, a nutrition program that feeds energy and starves stress and systems for employees to feel supported and acknowledged. Health and empowerment coach, Jennifer Cassetta, will give you science-backed takeaways to help you and your employees THRIVE, not just survive.. PDC: 1
Recorded January 21, 2020

Getting Talent Back to Work: Second Chances for Those with Criminal Records with Jon Decoteeau
Every single year, almost ¾ of a million men and women are released from prison and seek to enter the workforce. Yet despite the growing need among U.S. employers for workers, applicants with a criminal record often face huge obstacles to achieving gainful employment. 
As the nation reaches nearly full employment, business leaders and human resources professionals are considering this previously overlooked population for the first time as a source for workers. In fact, job applicants with criminal records are proving to be a viable workplace solution for many organizations.

Hear from Jon Decoteau, SHRM-SCP, SHRM Divisional Director West, explains SHRM's Getting Talent Back To Work initiative and provides an overview of our Getting Talent Back To Work Toolkit which has the information, guidance, and tools needed for businesses to hire confidently from this untapped labor pool and make a real social impact. PDC: 1

Recorded on June 18, 2019 - SPONSOR: Good Hire


All You Need To Know About SHRM Certification
Learn all about becoming SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certified, from how to complete the exam application to what’s covered on the exams and how to prepare. Earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field—and a valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today's economy. This professional distinction sets you apart from your colleagues, proving your high level of knowledge and skills. This webcast will cover the SHRM Certification—competency-based, relevant, universally applicable, focused on advancement, strategic, accredited and backed by SHRM. * No Professional Development Credit (PDC) for this webcast
Recorded on February 13, 2019

SHRM Member Benefits for California Webcast
Recorded on December 7, 2018


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