The HR Lab

April 18, 2019

A collaborative workshop exploring solutions to real workforce challenges!

Eiteljorg Museum — 500 W. Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 

Registration and breakfast — 8:15 am
Program — 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Experience the following interactive sessions:
Laboratory 1: Testing Two Cynical Trials: Disability vs. Worker's Comp

Contributing Experts: Dr. Joseph Lisanti (Medical Director - Activate Healthcare Clinic), Scott Lerew (Senior Business Development Consultant - United Heartland), and Steve McGonagle (National Practice Leader of Absence Management - The Standard)

This interactive session will tackle how employers can leverage their benefit plan to drive an employee’s successful return to work following cases such as on-the-job injuries and opioid issues. Participate in solving these workforce challenges with the expert guidance of a Clinician, Worker’s Comp Specialist and Disability Specialist. These experts will uncover how their different areas work together and affect employer costs. Opioid Misuse and Return to Work Toolkit will be provided.

Laboratory 2: The Evaporating Talent Experiment: Modern Day Hiring Strategies

Contributing Experts: Seth Morales (President & COO - Morales Group), Steve Huffman (Director of Talent Acquisition - Damar) and Susan Rider, MS (VP, Benefits & Human Capital Strategies - G&A)

Among the biggest workforce woes employers face is the shortage of high-performing talent.  Collaborate with a panel of Indiana Employers and a Human Capital Strategy Guru to learn the effective tactics they are implementing to engage and retain a high-performing workforce.  This session will guide employers through tactics that include telecommuting, parental leave, opioids/rehabilitation support, total compensation approach and more.

Laboratory 3: Mad Scientists in Disguise? The Life and Laughs of HR Professionals

A surprise session for our participants!

Laboratory 4: Gig Workforce Genetics

Contributing Experts: Cassandra Faurote (President & Founder, Total Reward Solutions) and Karl Ahlrichs, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, CSP (Senior Consultant - G&A)

Is a 9 to 5 job a thing of the past?  Employers are realizing the need to adapt their total compensation approach to attract talent that wants a project-based lifestyle.  A Total Rewards Expert will guide participants through the gig economy boom and how to build a benefits strategy that follows suit.  Hands-on experiment (activity) included in this lab! 

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Eiteljorg Museum
500 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

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