34th Annual HR West Conference to Prepare Human Resources Professionals for “What’s Next” in 2018 on Sexual Harassment, Leadership and More

For Immediate Release Press Contact: Laurie Pehar Borsh lauriepeharborsh@lpbpr.com | 800.915.2151 x706 The popular 3-day HR professional development conference will convene March 5-7 at the Oakland Convention Center. Packed with over 80 concurrent continuing education sessions, three unique keynotes, and hundreds of sponsors and event vendors, HR West is produced by Next Concept HR Association […]

Announcing the #HRWest18 Social Media Challenge Winners!

We are pleased to announce our #HRWest18 Social Media Challenge Grand Prize Winners: Lorianne Lee (Twitter @loriannelee67) – 1st Place Winner (3-peat!) Alex Leon Truong (@Plurchu on Instagram*) – 2nd Place Winner Jocelyn Thompson (Instagram @jetfromwa) – 3rd Place Winner (3-peat!) *Alex had some 250 likes across just two Instagram posts alone. The HR West team also picked (random) instant winners […]

Is It Enough that Your Company Has an Open-Door Policy?

Contributed by Dana Barbato, HR West 2018 Speaker At almost every job I have ever had, I was told during orientation or in the handbook that HR (and in some cases, management) had an open-door policy. And yes, the policies that I wrote as an HR professional contained that verbiage as well. But what does it […]