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Human Resources Workshop - 04-29-2024

Human Resources Workshop - 04-29-2024

Monday, April 29, 2024 (8:30 AM - 11:30 AM) (CDT)


In the rapidly evolving landscape of the modern workplace, innovation is the key to staying ahead. Join us for an engaging and insightful workshop designed to empower Human Resources professionals to foster a culture of creativity, collaboration, and forward-thinking within their organizations. This workshop will feature local professionals and speakers, offering a collaborative workshop for professionals of all levels.

The Future of Healthcare:

Matt Ohrt, Co-Founder and Chief Healthcare Officer, Self-Fund Health

Matt is the author of Save Your Company: Don't Feed the Beast: The Employer Healthcare Success Formula. Matt had his first major healthcare success when he was VP of HR & Medical Services for Merrill Steel in Schofield. Matt was chosen as the HR Professional of the Year in 2019 by the Central Wisconsin Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM). In 2020, he received the Healthcare Transformation Award for Wisconsin.

Workshop led by local professionals:

Carrie Reif, Vice President Human Resources, Crystal Finishing Systems, Inc
Robin Hegg, Senior Strategic HR Leader, Greenheck Group

This workshop led by human resources professionals from the region will highlight current HR trends and their anticipated impact on the future. Through a comprehensive agenda covering topics such as modernizing total rewards, empowering managers and adapting to AI, attendees will gain valuable insights to better prepare for organizational success amidst economic uncertainties.

Innovative Talent Recruitment Strategies:

Wendy Furrer, Owner, Host: Central Wisconsin

Wendy is the owner of Host: Central Wisconsin, which specializes in talent acquisition and retention. Through Host, she works with companies across the region, collaborating on recruitment, community visits, organization tours, relocation services, retention strategies, employee satisfaction surveys, team building activities and consultation. No matter the situation, Host works with the employer to create a specialized and effective strategy for their talent efforts.

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Northcentral Technical College
1000 Campus Drive Wausau, WI 54401
Wausau, WI 54401 United States

Main Campus 

Room E101/102

Event Contact
Susan Krolow
(715) 848-5955
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Monday, April 29, 2024 (8:30 AM - 11:30 AM) (CDT)

8:30 a.m.: Check-in and networking

9 a.m.: Welcome and introduction

9:10 a.m.: Innovative Business Healthcare Solutions

9:40 a.m.: Workshop with local professionals

10:45 a.m.: Innovative Talent Recruitment Strategies

11:30 a.m.: Conclusion

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