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2000 Workforce Optimas Awards

Join the new breed of HR decision makers when they celebrate the power of HR management. Be at the Workforce Optimas® Awards presentation on March 23, 2000.

The 10 Optimas Award-winning companies will gather in Chicago to share their success stories. They’ll show how the new breed of HR decision makers is having a major impact by making their businesses better:

  • How can HR attract and retain the best employees in an industry known for low wages and high turnover? (Jamba Juice)
  • What kinds of HR programs attract creative and inventive employees? (Jellyvision)
  • How does HR align its policies and programs with overall corporate goals? (United Nations)
  • How can HR be effective and still slash costs another 40-50%? (IBM)
  • After the mergers, the name changes and the loss of top management, how does HR create a unified workforce? (Bayer Consumer Care Division)
  • How can HR help integrate the company’s business mission with employees lives? (Patagonia)
  • How does a high tech, fast-growing company train the hundreds of employees its hires almost weekly? (QUALCOMM)
  • What can HR do when employee stress results in record use of the company’s EAP, increased union activity and more reliance on HR? (Connecticut State Department of Education)
  • How does HR measure the effectiveness of its efforts? (GTE)
  • How does an organization develop its product, fill orders and maintain its high quality standards when faced with major a labor shortage? (SAS Institute, Inc.)

Don’t miss this opportunity to be inspired by these Optimas Award-winning companies.

Workforce Optimas Awards Presentation

Thursday, March 23, 2000
Hotel Inter-Continental, Chicago.

5:30 p.m. Networking Reception
6:15 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Awards Presentation & Highlights of the Winning Programs

The total cost for the dinner and awards presentation is only $55 per person. Space is limited and the deadline is March 9th.

Next time it could be you accepting the award!

Optimas Award Sponsors

Tiffany & Co., Founding Sponsor

Tiffany & Co. is an internationally renowned resource for high-quality gifts and awards, and a leading provider of service recognition programs to companies of all sizes. Services offered to HR Management include program design and development, marketing communications design and production, and state-of-the-art program administration. Tiffany & Co. supplies the crystal trylon Workforce Optimas Award given to each of the winning companies. For more information about Tiffany & Co., call 800/770-0080 ext. 330 or visit their Web site at http://www.tiffany.com/.

JobOptions, Luncheon Sponsor

JobOptions, the next generation in employment sites, pioneered online employment services in 1991. As the Internet’s top site (http://www.joboptions.com) for job listings, CareerTools and HR resources, JobOptions features a searchable Employer Database and a Resume database with Real Resume Privacy ™. JobOptions sponsors the luncheon for the Optimas Award winners. For more information about JobOptions, send an e-mail to info@joboptions.com, call 800/682-2901 or visit their Web site at http://www.joboptions.com/.

  Optimas Awards Registration Form.