• New Recertification Portal

    Apr 24, 2019

    The new Recertification Portal has been a long time coming. You spoke and we listened! Keeping track of your recertification points and staying up-to-date on your professional development activities is essential to maintaining your certification, no matter which designation you hold—IPMA-CP or IPMA-SCP.

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  • Webinar Archive: Strategies for Improving Fire Department Diversity

    Apr 23, 2019

    Free for Non-Members - The Minneapolis Fire Department has been recognized for its commitment to diversity and has taken on a number of innovative strategies to decrease barriers in the hiring process.  In this webinar, Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel and HR Generalist Krista Guzman go into a number of strategies they put in place to allow them to increase their overall percentage of people of color and females in the hiring process, and ultimately in their workforce.

     

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Conflict Management

    Apr 22, 2019

    In today’s relationship sensitive environment, knowing basic conflict management behaviors can save a career.

    Conflict can have a negative effect on the workplace. It can create a climate of distrust, leading to missed deadlines, and ultimately a possible loss of good employees.

    However, with proper management, conflict can have a positive effect and be used to create a strong team dynamic, stimulate interest and creativity, and result in new approaches or solutions.

    This IPMA-HR webinar looks at various conflict episodes, communication techniques, and relationship enhancement. Participants will walk away with specific skills that add to their emotional intelligence.

     

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  • HR Headline Roundup for April 15-19, 2019

    Apr 19, 2019

    Drivers of stress at work, limiting preemployment drug screening and accessibility compliance

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  • HR Headline Roundup for April 8-12, 2019

    Apr 12, 2019

    An expansive federal anti-harassment bill, bots at the IRS, dismantling OPM and low-stress and disappearing jobs ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for April 1-5, 2019

    Apr 05, 2019

    An FMLA reminder, an identity theft warning and public sector staffing worries all around

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  • HR Headline Roundup for March 25-29, 2019

    Mar 29, 2019

    Paycheck Fairness Act moves, Janus continues playing out, ACA threats mount and regular rate rule revisions revealed

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  • 2019 Employment Outlook Report

    Mar 28, 2019

    IPMA-HR conducted the 2019 Employment Outlook Survey to examine current employment trends in the public sector. 

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Compensation Update: Current Compensation Conditions in the Public Sector

    Mar 28, 2019

    Is your agency prepared? Discover how the workforce has changed over the years, and gain a greater understanding of the necessity for adapting to the new normal.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Marijuana in the Workplace: What You Need to Know

    Mar 26, 2019

    Join us for this webinar where we will discuss hiring, firing, policies, lawful off duty conduct, and accommodation issues to help employers manage their workforce in light of lawful marijuana use by employees.

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  • IPMA-HR Nominations for 2021 President Are Now Open

    Mar 26, 2019

    IPMA-HR is accepting nominations for association president for 2021. The deadline for submitting a nomination application is May 10, 2019.

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  • March 2019 Government Affairs Update

    Mar 24, 2019

    Members of the 116th Congress and federal rule-makers had a busy first quarter of 2019. This longer-than-most recap of national developments in human resources policy details proposed changes to the salary threshold for overtime eligibility and clarifications on reporting and tracking FMLA leave. It also offers overviews of legislation that would add sexual orientation and gender identity to the list of protected classes for hiring and employment, mandate paid family leave and paid sick leave, guarantee collective bargaining rights for public safety employees, ban salary history questions and raise the minimum wage.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for March 18-22, 2019

    Mar 22, 2019

    Pensions in peril, digital promises and problems for prisoners

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  • IPMA-HR, Others Ask SCOTUS to Not Let Title VII Claims Go Straight to Court

    Mar 19, 2019

    Justices are scheduled to hear oral arguments in Fort Bend County, Texas v. Davis on April 22.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for March 11-15, 2019

    Mar 16, 2019

    A federal FY2020 budget proposal targets government employees in a bad way, March Madness makes workers happy and productive, and Oregon lawmakers settle multiple harassment claims.

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  • Webinar Archive: The Socially Intelligent Public Sector HR Leader

    Mar 13, 2019

    The ability to evaluate and influence other people’s social interactions is vital for public sector HR professionals to become successful leaders in navigating the workforce challenges of today and tomorrow.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for March 4-8, 2019

    Mar 09, 2019

    Public sector HR news you may have missed ...

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  • 35K Proposed as New Overtime Salary Threshold

    Mar 08, 2019

    Rules for deeming police officers, firefighters, paramedics and nurse eligible for overtime will not change. Likewise, the job duties test will remain the same for every employee.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for Feb. 25-March 1, 2019

    Mar 02, 2019

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  • Report: AI to Eliminate Thousands of Federal HR Positions

    Mar 01, 2019

    Partnership for Public Service President and CEO Max Steier notes that “The adoption of AI technologies over the coming decade is likely to eliminate work, and in some cases entire jobs, currently being done by more than 130,000 federal agency employees in more than 80 occupations.”

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