MID-FLORIDA SHRM                 

                            Chapter 151

Upcoming events

    • Tue, January 14, 2020
    • 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    • Grasslands Country Club, 1600 Grasslands Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33803
    • 75

    TOPIC:       "The Yin and Yang of Positive Employee Relations"

    SPEAKER: Michael VanDervort - CUE, Inc.

    HRCI Credits:   1 SHRM and HRCI credit(s)

    SummaryBuilding and maintaining a positive workplace should be the goal of every employer. While many aspire to achieve this, many fail to do so. This session will examine:

    1. The benefits of positive employee relations

    2. What it takes to build a positive workplace

    3. Internal and external forces that may threaten your positive workplace, and how to deal with them

    Speaker Bio: Michael is the Executive Director of CUE, Inc., a non-profit, member-run organization dedicated to assisting companies in the creation and maintenance of positive working environments. Before joining CUE, Michael worked in the Labor Relations group for Publix Super Markets. Michael is also a volunteer leader for the Society of Human Resources Management, currently serving a term on their Special Expertise Panel on Labor Relations. Michael has served on the blogging and social media teams for the SHRM National Conference and Exposition eight times in the past.  

    Michael VanDervort is a practicing HR professional with over 25 years of experience in building strong workplace cultures, labor relations, and fostering strong communications within organizations. Michael has held leadership positions in several Fortune 500 companies, and is currently a corporate geek at Florida’s largest employer.


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Past events

Tue, December 03, 2019 Mid-Florida SHRM Holiday Party!
Tue, November 12, 2019 November Breakfast - "HR Hot Topics: What You Need to Know!"
Tue, October 08, 2019 October Dinner - "Legislative Update: Things Employers Need To Know"
Tue, September 10, 2019 September Breakfast - "Talent Recruitment and Retention"
Tue, August 13, 2019 August Dinner - Special Event!
Tue, July 09, 2019 July Breakfast - "C Suite Panel: What Should HR Be Doing Differently? Straight Talk with Local Leaders"
Tue, June 11, 2019 June Dinner - "Skating to the Puck: A Session on Strategic Thinking With A Little Hockey Thrown In..."
Tue, May 14, 2019 May Breakfast - "Diversifying Your Workforce with International Students "
Tue, April 09, 2019 April Dinner - "How You Can Make a Difference: Learn Advocacy and Civic Engagement"
Tue, March 12, 2019 March Breakfast - "Become the Driving Force for Performance and Productivity: Establishing HR in Business Operations"
Tue, February 12, 2019 February Dinner - "Bridge the Gap Between Employee and Manager"
Tue, February 12, 2019 February Special Event - "Effective Decision Making in Workforce Management "
Tue, January 08, 2019 January Breakfast - "Negotiate Better!"
Tue, December 11, 2018 December Holiday Party!
Tue, November 13, 2018 November Breakfast
Tue, October 09, 2018 October Dinner - Special Event!
Tue, September 11, 2018 September Breakfast
Tue, August 14, 2018 August Dinner
Tue, July 10, 2018 July Breakfast
Tue, June 12, 2018 June Dinner
Tue, May 08, 2018 May Breakfast


Mid-Florida SHRM

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Lakeland, FL 33803

Chapter #151


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