Weekly Blog March 28th

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Our kick-off meeting will be held Tueday April 5th from 4:15pm - 5:15pm in SBA room 170. Our guest speaker will be our very own advisor, Mr. Alan Cabelly. He well be focusing on what’s next for HRMA and the SHRM conference. ___________________________________________________ 2011 SHRM Conference This year the Annual SHRM Conference will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada. The conference is from June 26th-29th. The conference is an excellent opportunity to meet and network with other HR professionals from across the country. It is also a forum to share ideas and best practices as well as a place to learn and enhance your knowledge about HR practices. For more information, you can attend next weeks meeting or you can visit the SHRM website at www.shrm.org. _________________________________________________________________ NHRMA 2011 Student Conference and Games case competition When: April 8th & 9th Perks of participating: Discount trip by 70-75%, Networking with HR professionals, Great place to see and be seen, resume booster and if members of the team win their trip to the SHRM conference will be paid! **If interested, please respond back to Genevive at ggeiger@portlanddoubletree.com or Alan Cabelly at alanc@sba.pdx.edu by THIS WEDNESDAY. **Information regarding the case competition can be found at http://www.nhrma.org/ __________________________________________________________________ STUDENT RESUME BOOK Its almost that time to submit your resumes! PHRMA will be giving HRMA members the opportunity to showcase their professional skills via their resume on the PHRMA website. HRMA is proud to promote your resume and post in on PHRMA website for employers that are seeking talented candidates to be part of their organization. If you would like to include your resume in the Student Resume Book which will be available on the following website http://www.portlandhrma.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=2 , please make sure your resume is current and up to date. The Student Resume book will be available starting spring term, so get ready and watch for more details! _________________________________________________________________ 2011 GOLF TOURNAMENT We will be having our Annual Golf Tournament on Friday June 3rd, 2011 In preparation for the tournament, we are asking that all members take the time to think about any potential golfers they may know whether in the HR community or within their circle of family and friends. We will have more information and flyers available later this week. Also, if you are interested in volunteering, whether in preparation for the tournament or on the day of, please email psuhrma with the subject line "GOLF TOURNAMENT". Thank you!!! _________________________________________________________________________ CWCG SCHOLORSHIP Hello All, Announcing a scholarship opportunity from Columbia Willamette Compensation Group (CWCG) for students in the Compensation & Benefits field! Two scholarships of $500.00 each will be awarded annually (dependent upon funding) to the students demonstrating a desire to pursue a career in the Compensation and Benefits profession. The application is available on the CWCG website will be accepted now through May 15, 2011: http://www.cwcg.org/education/scholarships __________________________________________________________________ Be A Star-Join HRMA! Interested in Joining PSU HRMA and SHRM? Please e-mail psuhrma@gmail.com for more information. You can also visit us during our office hours in the SBA room 393. Just a reminder that you do need to renew your memberships every year. PSU HRMA memberships are valid from September-June. ___________________________________________________________________________________ Don't forget: You can follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn!!! http://twitter.com/psu_hrma http://www.facebook.com/ look up PSU HRMA http://www.linkedin.com/in/psuhrma Blog updated by: Alisha Head, VP Internal Relations - PSU HRMA psuhrma@gmail.com