Doing It On Your Own: The HR Department of One: From CHRO to Admin Assistant

2014 Annual Conference
Workplace Application: Learn tips and tools, and get advice on how you can be successful as the sole HR practitioner in your organization!
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Many organizations have a single HR practitioner. The executive team expects you to have CHRO depth of knowledge, the employees want answers to their question now. Finance wants benefit bills yesterday. How do you navigate to meet the needs of all your internal customers? Learn tips from a former sole practitioner and consultant to small businesses. Kleiman will provide practical real world advice to get control of your day and shine in the HR function. Repeated from Monday at 2:00 p.m.

Date(s) & Time(s): 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:15am

Lori Kleiman, SHRM-SCP


Lori’s background as an HR professional, business owner and consultant gives her insight into how HR and executives can work together to achieve business goals. Lori regularly speaks nationwide for executives and HR professionals on a wide range of programs, from critical HR updates and best practices, to aligning HR with your business. “Business leaders need HR to support their growth, not just be a cost center,” Lori says. This is her mission for every workshop, breakout session and keynote address. She also ensures participants learn practical tactics, have fun, and leave with action steps in hand. 

In addition to running the HR Certificate program at Oakton Community College and teaching HR courses at DePaul University, Lori authored Fire HR Now! Working with HR to Shape Up or Ship Out and HR You Can Use: The Five Ws of HR. She received her master’s in human resource management and is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources.

Follow Lori on Twitter @LoriKleiman.

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Credit Type: 
HR Credit
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Concurrent Session
HR Expertise
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