Events


Upcoming events

    • 17 Mar 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • 220 Wynn Drive Redstone Federal Credit Union, Atrium
    Register

    Speaker: Lauren Smith

     Lauren A. Smith represents private-sector entities, government contractors, non-profit organizations, municipalities, and governmental officials in tort litigation brought under Alabama and federal law, including claims brought under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the False Claims Act, and the Pregnancy Discrimination Act. She represents clients involved in proceedings before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP), and federal and state courts, including the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the Alabama Supreme Court. Ms. Smith also regularly consults with clients on day-to-day employment matters involving employee policies and handbooks, discipline and termination, and exemption classifications

    Interviewing Best Practices


    ·      Why good hiring matters

    ·      Legal risks to avoid

    ·      Interview process

    ·      Medical examinations, background checks, drug tests, and integrity testing

    ·      Selection process


    Objectives:

    1.  Identify risks in the hiring process

    2.  Learn how to conduct and document an effective interview

    3.  Understand parameters of various employment testing



    • 21 Apr 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • 220 Wynn Drive Redstone Federal Credit Union Atrium
    Register

    Speaker: Angelia Smith

    Proven Business Leader Passionate about People

    Angie has over 20 years of experience in the fields of Human Resources and Business Operations.  Her industry experience ranges from manufacturing to public administration.  She has been with the City of Huntsville for almost 3 years.  Her current role is Employee Development and Training Specialist.  Angie has a M.S. in Personnel Administration from Alabama A & M University, and a B.A. in Psychology from University of Alabama, Huntsville.  She holds professional certifications as a SHRM-SCP and PHR.  Living in North Alabama, she recently became an empty nester with her long-time BFF, husband, and almost high-school sweetheart (met right after high school).   Her and Kevin have 2 sons, one who is a cadet a United States Military Academy and one is a soon-to-be freshman at Mississippi State.  She also loves her beagle, Lucy.  Angie strives to be a leader with a servant’s heart, believing that positive change is possible in all of us.


    Power of Positive Thinking

    “Negative people can make the worst co-workers.  Learn how powerful the tool of positivity is within your organizations.  By understanding the physiological effects of having a positive mindset, leaders will learn strategies to overcome environmental barriers to establish positive workplace cultures.”




    Objectives of Presentation:


    1. The science behind positive thinking


    2. The research and statistics behind thinking positively


    3. Importance of operating positively


    4. Strategies for overcoming environmental barriers

Past events

18 Feb 2020 So You Want to be a Manager (Supervisor) Part 1: internal recruiting and employee transition to managing others.
21 Jan 2020 2020 ATD Ice Breaker Event
03 Dec 2019 Clothe our Kids of North Alabama-Charity event
19 Nov 2019 Building a Healthy Team Culture
15 Oct 2019 Program Project Reporting and the Tuning Bar
20 Aug 2019 The EEOC’s Laws: Discrimination and Diversity-- SHRM CP 1.5 Credits
21 May 2019 7 Keys to Personal Business Success
12 Feb 2019 Storm Warnings for Management – Why and How Problem Solving Can Fail and What to do About It.
04 Dec 2018 Charity Event: Friends of 400
13 Nov 2018 Personality, Poise, & Prejudice: The Science of Predicting Potential-- SHRM CP credits
25 Oct 2018 Session 2: See, Do, Get…Using the Power of Visual Models and Storytelling to Get Meaningful Training Results.--SHRM-CP Credits
18 Sep 2018 Developing Your Leadership Point of View
21 Aug 2018 Managing the Training Function
09 Aug 2018 Digital Learning
17 Jul 2018 Developing Talent Within our Organizations---SHRM PDC credits
14 Jun 2018 Training Principle and Technology Trends--- 2 SHRM-CP credits
15 May 2018 See, Do, Get…Using the Power of Visual Models and Storytelling to Get Meaningful Training Results.--SHRM-CP Credits
17 Apr 2018 Introduction to LinkedIn ---SHRM CP credits
12 Apr 2018 The Case for Conversation
20 Mar 2018 High Performing Employees for a High Performing Organization--SHRM CP credits
26 Feb 2018 (copy) Learning Technology Evening Event Early Bird Package #2
22 Feb 2018 Learning Technology Evening Event Early Bird Package #1
20 Feb 2018 Where's the Edge of the Box-- SHRM CP credits
16 Jan 2018 Ice Breaker Challenge
05 Dec 2017 Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Alabama/ Attend and Win Drawing-- MUST be present to win
14 Nov 2017 Self Development on Steroids: Write Your Own Roadmap
17 Oct 2017 Why Mentoring Matters
19 Sep 2017 Understanding Organizational Culture
15 Aug 2017 Change Management
08 Aug 2017 Tale of GM Reinventing Labor-Management Relationships/Making action step that will drive motivation.
18 Jul 2017 Coaching: An Essential Tool for Effective Talent Development
20 Jun 2017 Leveraging the Power of Storytelling for Business Success
13 Jun 2017 The Role of Communication in Creating Employee Engagement
16 May 2017 Well-being and the Workforce
18 Apr 2017 7 Principles for Making Relationships Work: At Home and at Work
11 Apr 2017 Employee Engagement and the Multi-Generational Work Force
21 Mar 2017 The Neuroscience of Learning
14 Mar 2017 "Engagement is For Everybody! Understanding the Big Picture of Employee Engagement and Why You should care about it!
21 Feb 2017 Icebreaker Challenge 2017
11 Feb 2017 The Employee Engagement Experience. Early Bird Special #2
13 Dec 2016 Community Event - Charity Fundraiser for The Link of Cullman County
15 Nov 2016 Maximizing Employee Performance: Reaching Beyond Traditional Tools and Leveraging New Trends
18 Oct 2016 Moving Your Career Forward with Talent Development Trends
20 Sep 2016 Unleash the Power of Your Value
13 Sep 2016 Developing Your Personal Brand and Marketing Yourself
16 Aug 2016 A CEO's Perspective of Career Management
19 Jul 2016 Using Models as a Training Technique
21 Jun 2016 Earning your CPLP as Part of a Learning Team.
17 May 2016 Get UNSTUCK: Become a High Performing Leader with Sports Psychologist, Dr. Jim Andrews
19 Apr 2016 Build That High Performing Team with Sports Psychologist, Dr. Mat Park
15 Mar 2016 Leadership...Leading Yourself...Leading and Working With (and for) Others
15 Mar 2016 Take your Career to the Next Level (5 Session Package Deal)
16 Feb 2016 Employee potential is unlocked by utilizing personal development coaching techniques
19 Jan 2016 Sure Fire Techniques that HURT a Training Department. How ROI creates Training Success with Dr. Patti Phillips
17 Nov 2015 Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Workshop - How Knowing Your MBTI Makes You a Better Team Member
20 Oct 2015 Emotional Intelligence - Your Leadership Advantage
15 Sep 2015 Uncommon Ways to Grow Your Leadership
18 Aug 2015 How Gamification Increases Employee Learning and Engagement with Dutch Driver
21 Jul 2015 Organizational Development Benefits to the Huntsville City Schools
16 Jun 2015 Curriculum and Instructional Design 101
21 Apr 2015 Networking as a Leadership Skill
31 Mar 2015 Re-Patterning Culture
18 Nov 2014 Trends in Executive Development "CANCELLED"
21 Oct 2014 High Order Thought
16 Sep 2014 YBTC - Panel Discussion
19 Aug 2014 Execute, Evaluate and Sustain Your Plan
15 Jul 2014 Change Management
17 Jun 2014 Organizational Assessment Tools

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