Programs: Past Presentations

Most presentations are in Microsoft PowerPoint format, some are available in PDF format.

December 4, 2014 - Total Rewards Communication Strategy, Matt Dills - Hylant

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September 30, 2014 - The Cleveland Clinic:  Innovations in Employee Health and Population Management - Bruce Rogen

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June 18, 2014 - Put the “Critical” back into your thinking:  How HR can help their business make better decisions. - Mary Faulkner

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May 13, 2014 - Total Rewards Meeting "Creating Growth and Profitability Through Total Rewards:

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April 16, 2014 - Coaching with Impact:  A Powerful Tool to Transform Leaders

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February 21, 2014 SMA Webinar: Tiptoeing through the Minefield: A Practical Discussion on Navigating Co-Employment Issues

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February 29, 2014 Chapter Mtg "The Ongoing Evolution of Total Rewards: Forces of Change"

Presenters:  JoAnne Moeller, Bill Thompson, James Kousaie, Brian Baker, John Wirtshafter

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January 15, 2014 Chapter Mtg - Richard Boyatzis

Resonant Leadership Through Emotional Intelligence:  Inspiring Us to Be Our Best

January 14, 2014 - FLSA Compliance Part 2 (PPT) - Joann Moriarty, Senior Wage Hour Investigator with the U.S. Department of Labor     
   Fact Sheets
   Fact Sheets
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December 4, 2013 - FLSA Compliance Part 1 (PPT) - Joann Moriarty, Senior Wage Hour Investigator with the U.S. Department of Labor  
    Fact Sheets

October 30, 2013 - FMLA Update (PPT) - Joann Moriarty, Senior Wage Hour Investigator with the U.S. Department of Labor  
    Fact Sheets

October 28, 2013 - Workforce Readiness - Leadership Competencies Critical to Success in HR by Amy Shannon
      SHRM Competency Model (PDF)

October 16, 2013 - Chapter Meeting Handout - Difficult Conversations with Positive Results by Holly Bognar

October 3, 2013 - Legal Series - Healthcare Reform - Preparing for 2014 presented by  Mark Capuano and Bret Haggy, Huntington Insurance

June 19, 2013 - Cultural Operating Systems Handout, AJ Righter, Southam Consulting

May 15, 2013 - HR Public Policy: The 113th Congress and the Second-Term Obama Administration

April 25, 2013 - Webinar Worflex Presentation, Lisa Horn, SHRM

April 17, 2013 - Creating and Maintaing a Veteran Friendly Workplace

Creating and Maintaining a Military-Friendly Workplace

April 16, 2013 - Legal Update

Employment Law Update


February 28, 2013 - ADAAA Webinar

Powerpoint 1

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Handout 1

Handout 2

Handout 3

Handout 4

Questions and Answers from Webinar


February 20, 2013 - Thomas Hawn

LGBT Awareness, Inclusion, and Impact on Your Organization

January 16, 2013 - Steve Browne, SPHR

“Starting The New Year Right by Reigniting Your Passion”

December 19, 2012 - Lisa Ryan, Grategy

Take Your Thanks to the Bank: Harnessing the Power of Gratitude (handout)

Take Your Thanks to the Bank PowerPoint


November 1, 2012 - Chuck Conrad and Rick Martin, Szarka Financial

(Webinar) Are We Headed Over a Fiscal Cliff?

Audio File of Webinar (Will need Real Player)


October 18, 2012 - Julie Duda, Bersin & Associates

Building the Borderless and Agile Workplace 


September 25, 2012 - Webinar

Healthcare Reform 


September 12, 2012 - Amy Shannon, Pinnacle Leadership Solutions

Workplace Bullying:  The Silent Epidemic


June 20, 2012 - Lisa Horn, SHRM

Workplace Flexibility:  The New Imperative for Business Success and HR Leadership


May 17, 2012 - Paul Meshanko, Legacy Business Cultures

The Respect Effect


April 18, 2012 - Larry Miller, Global Cleveland

Global Cleveland - Our Future: One Talented Person at a Time


February 15, 2012 - Jim Jensen, Ultimate Software

Megatrends in HR Technology

January 18, 2012 - Jill Fowler and Jeanette Savage, Savage Fowler Consulting

Strategic Thinking Skills - Your Compass Toward Success

December 14, 2011 - Danielle Henderson, BlessingWhite

Impacting Engagement 2011: The Leader's Role


November 8, 2011 - Michelle Crew, EEOC
Webinar:  Understanding Disability and Reasonable Accommodation in the Workplace

EEOC Disability Related Documents

Question and Answers


 October 19, 2011 - Kathleen Vegh, Minister of Culture at Hyland Software

How Work Should Be:  The Importance of Creating a Positive and Innovative Corporate Culture

September 14, 2011 - Sam Maniar, Ph.D. is Director of Talent Management at PRADCO

Best Practices in Talent Management – Start to Finish!

May 24, 2011 - Rob Creel, U.S. Department of Labor

USERRA Webinar

May 18, 2011 - Shelly Funderburg and Beth Linderbaum, Right Management

"Managing to Strengths"

April 20, 2011 - Stacey Harris, Bersin Associates

The Convergence of Learning and HR

Handout 1

Handout 2

February 16, 2011

The Washinton Outlook: HR Public Policy in the 112th Congress and the Obama Administration

January 19, 2011

Corporate Wellness Case Study - Kristin Cloonan

December 15, 2010

Project Management Skills for HR - Val Grubb

November 17, 2010

Together We Make A Difference - Building Corporate Stewardship

Gary Convertino, PHR, The Cleveland Sight Center


ESGR Presentation:  Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve

October 20, 2010

What's Your Brand? - Why Personal Branding is Important for Career Development in HR

Jennifer McClure, President, Unbridled Talent LLC

September 15, 2010

Hiring and Retaing World Class Talent

Reggie Stover, Chief Talent Officer, Cleveland Clinic

June 9, 2010 - Job Search Summit

Job Market Overview by Randy Samsel

Unemployed, Here's What you Should Do by Kurt Mears

Social Media and Finding a Job by Susan Burton Lowry

May 19, 2010

Building a Bridge Across Generations

Linda Gravett, PhD, SPHR and Robin Throckmorton, MA, SPHR

February 11, 2010

Diversity Recruiting – in Good Times and Bad

Donna Flynt, CDP – Parker Hannifin

January 20, 2010

Trends in HR

Dan Konfal (PowerPoint)
David Hunts (PowerPoint)
Nick Berchtold (PowerPoint)

December 16, 2009

"HR Budgeting Bootcamp"

Presented by Valerie Grubb
Budgeting Bootcamp Spreadsheet (Excel) and Instructions (PDF)

September 16, 2009

"Aligning Workforce Planning with Business Strategy in a 'Down' Economy"

David Szary, Founder, The Recruiter Academy in PowerPoint Format

May 20th, 2009

Sustainability: How Good Corporate Citizenship and "Going Green" Translates into Employee Retention Success

Speaker: Sudhakar Kesavan, CEO, ICF International

January 15th, 2009

Diversity and Inclusion in Northeast Ohio

Speaker: Deborah Bridwell, PhD in PowerPoint Format

November 13th, 2008

SHRM Diversity Program Series Mtg. - Inclusiveness - Initiating and Sustaining Organizational Change

PowerPoint Format

October 22nd, 2008

Legal Series Mtg. - The Fall Elections: How Either Side's Win Will Impact Your Company's Employment and Labor Relations

Speaker: Nichole M. Monachino, Esq. and Kelli A. Webb, Esq. in PowerPoint Format

October 15, 2008

Human Capital Metrics

PowerPoint Format

May 13th, 2008

Legal Series Mtg. - Successfully Defending a Workers' Compensation Claim

Speaker: Steven Dlott, Zachin & Rich in PowerPoint Format

April 16th, 2008

Mtg. - Mentoring and Its Impact on Retention

Speaker: Amy Hodous from Hyland Software in PowerPoint Format

February 20, 2008

Mtg. - Mergers and Acquisitions: HR Strategies for Surviving and Thriving Throughout the Deal

Speakers: Len Gray, Mercer HR Consulting, Diane Watson, National City Bank and Tony Santora, Right Management in PowerPoint Format

January 16, 2008

Mtg. - The Aging Workforce

Speaker, Jeanne Farmer, Manpower in PowerPoint Format


Wed., Oct 17, 2007

Mtg. - What 49 Other States Can Learn from Employers in Louisiana

Speaker: Andrea Levy, Advance Internet in PDF format.

September 19, 2007

Mtg. - Getting Linkedin

Speaker: Dave Mendoza in Powerpoint Format

February 9, 2007

Mtg. - How to Effectively Partner with 3rd Party Resources

Speakers: Larry S. Imely, Highbridge Associates and Michael Vacchiano, Luxoticca in PowerPoint Format

January 17, 2007

Mtg. - Legal Update: Top 5 Developments in Employment Law in 2006.

What Human Resources Managers Need to Know

Speaker: Todd H. Lebowitz, Partner, Baker & Hostetler in PowerPoint Format

Internal Investigations: What's Keeping You Up At Night?

Speaker: Michelle B. Anselmo, Associate, Baker Hostetler in PowerPoint Format

December 13, 2006

Mtg. - Healthcare Issues

Speaker: Lisa K. Horn from SHRM in PowerPoint Format

September 20, 2006

Mtg. - Guidelines for a Total Recognition Strategy

Speaker: Edward L. Ford, VP of Total Recognition at Michael C. Fina in PowerPoint Format

May 17, 2006

Mtg. - Strategic Reinforcement: The Value of Making Change "Stick'"

Speaker: Dr. Linda Moran, Executive Consultant for AchieveGlobal in PDF Format

April 19, 2006

Mtg. - Recruiting a Diverse Workforce

Speaker: Andres Gonzales - Recruiting and Retaining Hispanic Applicants in PDF Format

Speaker: William Moss III - 2HBCU Connect Presentation in PDF Format

Speaker: Christopher Pritchard in PDF Format

Speaker: Herb Stevenson - Native Americans as Part of Diversity in Recruiting in PDF Format

Feb. 15, 2006

Mtg. - Human Resource Trends

Speaker: Milton J. Perkins, SPHR, Regional Director, Member Services for SHRM in PDF Format