Attendance on Demand Heads to the Windy City for the SHRM Annual Conference

"Chicago, Chicago… that toddlin’ town…"

SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition is fast approaching and taking place in Chicago at the McCormick Place – the nation’s largest convention center on June 17 to 20.

SHRM 2018 is the perfect opportunity for human resource professionals representing various industries, such as manufacturing and healthcare, to come together and network with peers seeking insight, solutions, and tips to efficiently manage their workforce. Attendance on Demand is excited to attend this year as both an exhibitor and influencer.

With over 600 exhibitors –including Attendance on Demand – showcasing advanced technology to help HR professionals and organizations reduce workforce management challenges, this year is destined to be a great one. Filled with educational sessions and dynamic entertainment from Pentatonix, three-time Grammy-Award winning and multiplatinum selling group. The a cappella quintet is widely known for covers of contemporary pop and Christmas songs. Make sure to see them live Tuesday night (June 19) at 8:15 p.m. CST.

Kick off your #SHRM18 experience with the Opening Session featuring Jeb Bush, former Florida governor and Johnny C. Taylor Jr., SHRM president and CEO. Led by Jeb, the two influencers are discussing being leaders in an environment of disruptive change. Mark your calendars, this session takes place on Sunday, June 17 at 2:30 p.m.

Attend a highly informational session with Adam Grant, New York Times Best-selling author and professor at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania“Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World.” Grant is discussing how original thinking is best for organizations looking to prosper. He is exploring how everyone can improve in “recognizing and championing new ideas,” overcoming fear and doubt, and building cultures that welcome diverse perspectives and honest feedback. Place this session on your schedule for Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m.

Conclude your time at SHRM with the Closing Session from Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook Chief Operating Officer. See her Wednesday morning (June 20) at 8:30 a.m. as she provides HR professionals with high quality insights on leading employees to success.

Beth Baerman, Attendance on Demand director of communications and training, is presenting “Paid Sick Leave: From Perk to Mandate” on Monday, June 18 at 10:45 a.m. and “’Just in Time’ Scheduling: What Every Employer Should Know” on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Beth is educating attendees on key elements of paid sick leave regulations, how automation can ease burdens, and best practices to apply to comply with predictive scheduling mandates.

Make your way to SHRM, get ready to network and take in as much knowledge as possible. Stop by our booth – #2038 – and see our solution in action!

Visit our landing page for several SHRM resources to help make work life better.


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