Getting Talent Back to Work

National Initiative led by SHRM to end outdated, non-inclusive hiring practices

In response to the First Step Act becoming law, the movement is the next step to getting those with criminal histories a fair chance at employment.

HR Virginia SHRM State Council has signed the pledge for this national initiative and is encouraging all HR professionals in the Commonwealth to do the same and that separately we’ll be encouraging all chapters to sign the pledge by June 1.

Nearly 700,000 people are released from prison each year and are locked out of the job market. Those who have served their time should not be “re-sentenced” by employers, especially when businesses are experiencing a human capital crisis.
 
Click below for more and to join business leaders & pledge to consider ALL qualified candidates.

Getting Talent Back to Work

Chapter Resources

HR Virginia Annual Conference
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April 19-22, 2020
2020 SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition
Join us for the largest and best HR conference in the world, June 28 - July 1, 2020 in San Diego.
June 28-July 1, 2020
Best Places to Work in Virginia
2020 Program Information

The Best Places to Work in Virginia is a survey and awards program dedicated to identifying and recognizing the areas best employers and providing organizations with value employee feedback.

Best Places to Work in Virginia?
Best Practices Impact Awards
Deadline is Tuesday, November 22, 2019

Apply Today!

Best Practices Impact Awards

HR Virginia SHRM partners for the tenth year with Virginia Business Magazine and The Virginia Chamber of Commerce to bring you a state-wide survey and competition. If you think your organization has what it takes to be honored on the “Best Places to Work in Virginia” list or if you simply want to learn more about the project, we invite you to visit www.BestPlacesToWorkVa.com.