HR Administration

SHRM CEO: What HR Could Do and Should Do

SHRM’s new CEO Johnny C. Taylor has an ambitious agenda for his first year leading the world’s largest HR organization. Much of that will focus on the organization’s backbone — small and medium-sized businesses.

SHRM’s new CEO Johnny C. Taylor has an ambitious agenda for his first year leading the world’s largest HR organization. Much of that will focus on the organization’s backbone — small and medium-sized businesses.

SHRM in Chicago: A Conversation with Chicago Chapter President Shelli Nelson

As thousands of HR practitioners come to Chicago to educate themselves on the latest HR trends at SHRM’s annual conference, Shelli Nelson, president of the organization’s Chicago Chapter, provides her guidance.

As thousands of HR practitioners come to Chicago to educate themselves on the latest HR trends at SHRM’s annual conference, Shelli Nelson, president of the organization’s Chicago Chapter, provides her guidance.

Not So Fast on the SHRM-HRCI Certification ‘Summit’

Despite the confusion as to whether there is a meeting, both organization's leaders expressed interest in having a conversation.

It looked like the icy four-year relationship between HR certification organizations the Society for Human Resource Management and HR Certification Institute was beginning to thaw. The chill, however, seemed to quickly return. Society for Human Resource Management CEO Johnny C. Taylor said in a video interview with Workforce Editorial Director Rick Bell taped May 9 that he is scheduled to…

SHRM, HRCI Leaders Set Certification Summit

In what could be a new era of cooperation, SHRM CEO Johnny C. Taylor said he and HR Certification Institute CEO Amy Schabacker Dufrane will meet sometime during the annual SHRM conference June 17-20.

In what could be a new era of cooperation, SHRM CEO Johnny C. Taylor said he and HR Certification Institute CEO Amy Schabacker Dufrane will meet sometime during the annual SHRM conference June 17-20.

New SHRM CEO Johnny C. Taylor Ready for His Conference Debut

The Society for Human Resource Management’s new leader will make his inaugural speech before some 16,000 HR practitioners as SHRM’s annual conference kicks off in Chicago June 17.

Johnny C. Taylor, SHRM’s new CEO, sat down with Workforce Editorial Director Rick Bell to offer his thoughts and hopes for the HR profession as well as what he hopes attendees will take away from the conference.

SHRM Attendees Can Taste McCormick Place Neighborhood’s Growing Appetite for Good Food

Chicago's South Loop is still developing its restaurant chops, but locals have some recommendations to check out during SHRM 2018.

Finding a good place to eat in a city you don’t know can be difficult. That can even be the case in a city like Chicago as the SHRM 2018 conference descends on the Windy City from June 17-20. You could go the fast-food route like McDonald’s or Subway, or you could plan all your meals at the many eateries…

Chicago Knows How to Put on a SHRM Conference

Count on hot dogs, Joliet Jake and Elwood and a few after-parties to liven up #SHRM 2018 in Chicago. Oh, and swag. Lots of swag.

When you’ve attended eight Society for Human Resource Management conferences in the past 10 years, there’s a lot that’s familiar. There are keynotes. When you’ve heard one conservative politician address thousands of HR practitioners (remember Colin Powell in 2012?) it’s unlikely that another (hello, Jeb Bush) will break any new ground this year. We’ll also have wall-to-wall sessions in Chicago’s…