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Jun 20, 2016, 08:32 ET SHRM: 20-Year Employee Benefits Trends in the United States -- Now and Then

Over the past 20 years, employers have increased and decreased benefits strategically in response to the needs of the workplace and employees as well ...


Jun 02, 2016, 05:00 ET FLSA Overtime Rule Changes To Be Featured at the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition

The Department of Labor's (DOL) recent changes to Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime regulations, which go into effect December 1, 2016,...


Nov 15, 2012, 11:28 ET SHRM-Globoforce Survey: Corporate Culture Impacted by Employee Recognition Programs

Roughly seven in 10 organizations use employee recognition programs to strengthen corporate culture according to a joint survey from Society for...


Oct 03, 2012, 03:12 ET Job Satisfaction Wanes, but SHRM Survey Shows Majority of U.S. Employees Satisfied

Eighty-one percent of U.S. employees are satisfied overall with their current job, according to the 2012 Job Satisfaction and Engagement Research...


Apr 30, 2012, 06:00 ET New Study of Employers Released by FWI and SHRM Shows Significant Changes for U.S. Workers since End of Recession

The latest edition of the National Study of Employers, designed and conducted by the Families and Work Institute (FWI) and released jointly today by...


Jan 24, 2012, 12:43 ET Personal Financial Stress Affecting Employee Performance and Retirement Savings Shows SHRM Survey

A survey of employer-sponsored financial education initiatives shows that U.S. workers' money worries are impacting their work performance and...


Jan 24, 2012, 05:48 ET Estrés financiero personal afecta rendimiento de empleados y ahorros de jubilación halla encuesta de SHRM

Una encuesta de iniciativas educativas financieras patrocinadas por el empleador muestra que las preocupaciones económicas de los empleados en...


Jan 13, 2012, 11:11 ET SHRM 2012 Employment Law & Legislative Conference ­March 4-7 in Washington, D.C.­

Political pollsters Peter Hart and Neil Newhouse will headline the SHRM 2012 Employment Law & Legislative Conference scheduled March 4-7 at the Hyatt ...


Jan 13, 2012, 02:29 ET Conferencia sobre Leyes Laborales y Legislación 2012 de la SHRM del 4 al 7 de marzo en Washington, D.C.

Los encuestadores políticos Peter Hart y Neil Newhouse encabezarán la lista de participantes en la Conferencia sobre Leyes Laborales y Legislación...


Nov 09, 2011, 09:00 ET Guide from FWI and SHRM Offers Bold New Ideas in Workplace Flexibility

The 2012 Guide to Bold New Ideas for Making Work Work, published by the Families and Work Institute and the Society for Human Resource Management,...


Nov 07, 2011, 11:53 ET SHRM Poll: Skills Gap Makes Engineering, Medical and Technical Jobs Difficult to Fill

More than one-half of organizations are having difficulty finding skilled workers for specific job openings, with engineering, medical, technical and ...


Oct 06, 2011, 08:30 ET SHRM Report: October 2011 Hiring Weak, Recruiting Tough, Compensation Up

Hiring during October 2011 will be at a near standstill compared to a year ago as recruiting difficulty rises and compensation inches up, according...


Jun 26, 2011, 08:00 ET Economy Negatively Impacted Employee Benefits More in 2011

The economy negatively affected the employee benefits offered by more than three-quarters of organizations, according to a Society for Human Resource ...


Jun 26, 2011, 06:04 ET SHRM Names Hank Jackson President and CEO

Henry G. (Hank) Jackson, who has overseen growth in membership at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and one of the largest annual...


Jun 15, 2011, 01:25 ET SHRM Statement on the "Legal Workforce Act of 2011"

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) issued this statement today in support of "The Legal Workforce Act of 2011" and thanking Chairman of ...


Jun 10, 2011, 06:13 ET El presidente de la junta directiva de SHRM recibirá el premio Work Life Legacy Award 2011

José A. Berríos, presidente de la junta directiva de la Sociedad para la Gestión de Recursos Humanos (SHRM) y presidente de BTG: The Berrios Talent...


May 05, 2011, 11:10 ET SHRM Conference Showcases Innovative Solutions for What's Next in HR

he largest number ever of HR practitioners and sessions on strategic business management and health care will be featured at the Society for Human...


Mar 29, 2011, 11:13 ET New Book and Webcast Highlight Business Imperative of Effective and Flexible Workplaces

Following the announcement last month of the unprecedented partnership designed to help organizations be more successful by transforming the way...


Mar 01, 2011, 10:27 ET Valerie Jarrett and Soledad O'Brien to Headline SHRM 2011 Employment Law & Legislative Conference

White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett and CNN Anchor and Special Correspondent Soledad O'Brien will headline the SHRM 2011 Employment Law &...


Feb 08, 2011, 11:05 ET Organizations Moving Ahead to Implement Health-Care Reform

While most organizations are not waiting for a repeal of health-care reform, many are looking for further guidance on specific provisions of the law...


Feb 01, 2011, 08:30 ET Moving Work Forward: Society for Human Resource Management, and Families and Work Institute Launch Workplace Flexibility Partnership

Moving Work Forward, an unprecedented partnership designed to help organizations be more successful by transforming the way businesses view and adopt ...


Jan 14, 2011, 09:20 ET U.S. Companies Getting Better at Hiring Veterans but Need Help to Reach Those With Disabilities

A new poll released today found that a majority (67 percent) of HR professionals have included veterans in their organization's diversity plan or...


Jan 06, 2011, 05:40 ET José A. Berrios fue elegido presidente del directorio de la SHRM

José A. Berrios, líder de pensamiento nacional sobre la diversidad del personal de trabajo y miembro desde hace 22 años de la Sociedad para la...


Jan 06, 2011, 01:50 ET Jose A. Berrios Elected Chair of SHRM Board of Directors

Jose A. Berrios, a national thought leader on workforce diversity and a 22-year member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), has been...


Nov 20, 2010, 09:28 ET Twentieth Anniversary Pinnacle Awards Recognize Outstanding HR Programs

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) yesterday presented nine member organizations from Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico,...