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Welcome to Utah SHRM

The Utah Human Resources State Council (Utah SHRM) exists to serve the community, the needs of HR professionals, the leaders and volunteers of local SHRM chapters, and to advance the interests of the HR profession.

We’d like to thank everyone who helped make our annual HR Achievement Awards possible. The following individuals were honored on April 25, 2019: Hal Golden Halladay, Staci Heard, Tracie Kalmar, Steven G. Maughan, Elisa Garn, Sherrail Mitton, Greg Price, Linda Brandon, Mindi Cox, Alexis Lopez, Jeff Herring, Kent Streuling, Daniel Benavides, Christine Wzorek (Disrupt Award), Norm Smallwood (Lifetime Achievement), and Kimberly Jedick (Emerging HR Professional). On behalf of Utah SHRM, we’d like to congratulate the honorees.

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Utah Networking Social, June 24th, 2019 at SHRM19

Join us at Tom’s Urban Las Vegas, NV for a Utah Networking Social event during the annual conference. 

  • If you’re planning on attending the SHRM National Conference this June, join us for a social event just for SHRM members from Utah from 7:00-9:00 PM
  • RSVP to Shawn Choate at schoate@bankofutah.com
  • If you’ll be at the conference, join our region’s step challenge to help raise money for the SHRM Foundation. Register at shrmfoundation.org/stepchallenge

SHRM19 Annual Conference and Exposition
Click here to register for the Annual Conference

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Utah Diversity Connections

Please take a moment to nominate a Utah business for the upcoming Diversity Awards. Utah SHRM and Utah Diversity Connections co-sponsor an annual award that honors Utah businesses that promote diversity initiatives that benefit employees and the organization. The Diversity Award honors companies who have initiatives to recruit, retain, and develop a diverse workforce and improve their culture of inclusion.

Nominations are due June 1st, 2019. Visit their website for more details. The application process won’t take long. The awards will be presented at the 2019 Crossroads Conference.

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Utah SHRM Crossroads Conference

September 24th & 25th, 2019
DAVIS CONVENTION CENTER | 1651 N 700 W | LAYTON UT

The Utah Society for Human Resource Management Crossroads Conference is Utah's largest HR conference which will provide the attendees with the opportunity to learn to be the HR engine of their organization.

Register now for early bird savings. $399 early bird pricing!

Group pricing available, email utahshrmconference@gmail.com for more information.

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Utah Human Resource State Council Awarded
For Elevating Human Resources, Improving Workplaces

Salt Lake City, UT, May 28, 2019 — SHRM (the Society for Human Resource Management) recently awarded Utah Human Resource State Council (UHRSC) its prestigious Platinum Excel Award for the Council’s accomplishments in 2018.

The EXCEL award aligns individual chapters’ and state councils’ activities with SHRM’s aspirations for the HR profession. The award recognizes major accomplishments, strategic activities, and tactical initiatives that elevate the profession of human resources.  

"So much of SHRM's success in shaping better workplaces - where employers and employees can thrive together - is owed to the hard work of our chapters and state councils such as UHRSC. Through their courage and leadership, UHRSC is driving true, meaurable progress toward the healthy, productive, and dynamic workplaces of tomorrow," said Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM- SCP, president and chief executive officer of SHRM. "Awarding this Platinum Excel Award is just one small way for SHRM to recognize and celebrate the big steps this UHRSC has taken this past year." 

The EXCEL Award can be earned at four levels: bronze, silver, gold and platinum. Each level has a prescribed set of requirements and accomplishments that must be met. UHRSC will receive recognition in SHRM publications and at conferences, a logo to display on its website, and information to share with its members about the significance of this award.

THANK YOU to our Board of Directors, our chapters, our vendors, Our Volunteers, and the Industry Professionals that help us continue to excel in delivering quality and impactful content for the HR industry. 

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In 2018, the Utah Human Resource state council and all SHRM chapters within Utah made their annual donation from council/chapter funds to the SHRM Foundation! Therefore, Utah is officially a member of the 100% Giving Club!

The 100% Giving Club annually recognizes the states with 100% giving from the SHRM state council and all chapters within the state. This club signifies the collective dedication your state has to advancing the mission of the SHRM Foundation.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR UTAH CHAPTERS FOR YOUR HARD WORK IN THIS INITIATIVE!

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About Utah HR State Council

The Utah Human Resources State Council (Utah SHRM) exists to serve the community, the needs of HR professionals, the leaders and volunteers of local SHRM chapters, and to advance the interests of the HR profession.

Utah SHRM is an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest HR professional society, representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates. For more information please visit www.shrm.org.

Our state and local chapters have won numerous SHRM excellence awards and are dedicated to supporting and providing up-to-date resources.

Become a national SHRM member and join a local chapter today!

 

 

Upcoming Events

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  • June 23, 2019 to June 26, 2019
    Location:
    Las Vegas Convention Center 3150 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV 89109

    Creating Better Workplaces

    There is no better place for HR professional development than SHRM’s Annual Conference & Exposition. By attending, you’ll gain the tools and resources you need to implement successful HR practices – which help your company succeed. 

    Fresh Perspectives...

  • June 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
    Location:
    New York New York Casino 3790 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89109

    Utah Networking Social, June 24th, 2019 at SHRM19

    Join us at Tom’s Urban Las Vegas, NV for a Utah Networking Social event during the annual conference. 

    • If you’re planning on attending the SHRM National Conference this June, join us for a social event just for SHRM...
  • July 9, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
    Location:
    The Gathering Place at Gardner Village 1100 West 7800 South West Jordan, UT 84088
    ...

    Salt Lake SHRM Professional Development Meeting

    Please visit the Salt Lake SHRM Site for more information. 

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