Focus on current and emerging HR issues in the public sector with IPMA-HR's webinars. Live, and interactive, each 60-minute session provides you and your staff with a convenient and economical way to stay current on topics important to your day-to-day operations. 

Webinar Benefits:

  • Limitless staff participation
  • Unlimited access to the on-demand version
  • Q&A with experts during the live broadcast
  • Downloadable presentation slides and handouts to share with your colleagues
  • One point for those who attend (live/recorded) towards IPMA-SCP and IPMA-CP recertification.

Are you a IPMA-HR member and are not to attend the live webinar presentation?

All of IPMA-HR's webinar presentations are recorded and archived within 48 hours of the live presentation.  Slides and the audio-synced presentation will be available for viewing at your leisure.

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Please note that we're in the process of moving all of our webinars, both upcoming live webinars as well as the archived recordings, into our Learning portal.

You can find recently recorded and upcoming live webinars there.

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More archives will be added over time.

  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Pay Equity Update

    Jul 18, 2019

    Presented by Ronnie E. Charles, James C. Fox & Mike Verdoorn

    Do you have a clear understanding of the current pay equity environment in the United States? This webinar will provide an overview of the current landscape and lay out the groundwork for conducting a pay equity study to enhance the understanding of your organization's compensation policies and practices.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Career Success as Defined by You

    Jul 18, 2019

    Presented by Rianne Rome

    Career success is a journey, not a destination. This webinar, Career Success as Defined by You, will serve as a guide for navigating the steps of your journey. Together with our presenter, Rianne Rome, we will explore common myths and misconceptions as well as provide practice insights and tips for progressing forward.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Creating Healthy Organizations

    Jun 13, 2019

    Presented by Sharon Glazer

    A healthy organizational workforce is realized when the goals of the individual contributor align with those of the organization. In this webinar we identify organizational practices and policies that contribute to healthy organizational behaviors.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: ADA and FMLA Update

    Jun 10, 2019

    Presented by David Ritter

    Although the ADA and FMLA are each decades old, no one ever completely masters them. Join us for this webinar on June 6, when we'll discuss what's new in ADA and FMLA, including the best practices for conducting the interview process and how to handle job descriptions, pre-employment questions, employer inquiries, and more.

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  • Webinar Archive: The Mental Health Crisis in America's Jails

    Jun 03, 2019

    Presented by Jeffrey Fewell & Cheri Jaynes

    There is no question about it: This is a mental health crisis – and it’s falling on our nation’s jails to fix it. In most cases, these facilities are understaffed, underfunded and unprepared. “To stop the bleeding, facilities must be resourceful and work as a cohesive team; they have to change the culture,” said Warden Jeffrey Fewell.

    Join Warden Jeffrey Fewell of the Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Office, and Cheri Jaynes, mental health director for Wellpath, as they present the issue, its causes, and what they’re doing to address it in this informative webinar straight from the front lines.

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  • Webinar Archive: What You Need to Know in the #MeToo Environment

    May 23, 2019

    Presented by David Ritter

    Sexual Harassment has been unlawful for many years.  With the explosion of #MeToo, all employers should take a new look at this issue.

    Discussed in this webinar are what's new, what has changed, and how HR departments should react to #MeToo.

    Review the archive and leave with an understanding of what policies to put in place to reduce or eliminate harassment issues and better equipped to handle harassment complaints and investigations if they do arise.

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  • Webinar Archive: Test Validation: Which Strategy is Best for Your Agency?

    May 15, 2019

    Presented by Yari Randall

    Federal laws and litigation mandate that employment tests be validated and shown to be job-related. Join IPMA-HR Test Development Manager Yari Randall as she covers the purpose of employment testing and how to make sure your tests are gathering the information you need.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Attracting Public Sector Job Seekers

    May 01, 2019

    Presented by Tracey Virtue & Shane Evangelist

    The number of unfilled public sector jobs is climbing, but applications are trending down. Is the future for talent all doom and gloom? Not if you're strategic.

    To be strategic, you need data. In this webinar, you'll get an inside look at public sector job seeker and recruitment data. You'll learn how to use data to strategically attract and hire the talent you need to ensure quality services for the citizens you serve.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: HR as a Strategic Business Partner

    Apr 30, 2019

    Presented by Nancy Olivo, PhD

    The role of Human Resources has expanded over the past twenty years and now plays a critical role in the organization's success. HR practitioners must develop competencies beyond what is needed for transactional work, to what is needed for transformational work. The broader the competency skill set available within your department, from Director to first line employee, the more impact the HR Department can have on organizational success.

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  • Webinar Archive: Strategies for Improving Fire Department Diversity

    Apr 23, 2019

    Presented by Krista Guzmán & John Fruetel

    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

    Presented by Tony Picchioni

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

    Mar 28, 2019

    Presented by Ronnie Charles & Bruce Lawson

    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

    Presented by David Ritter

    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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  • Webinar Archive: The Socially Intelligent Public Sector HR Leader

    Mar 13, 2019

    Presented by Dr. Gleb Tsipursky

    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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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Millennials in the Workforce: We're Not in High School Anymore

    Feb 22, 2019

    Presented by Ana Bradshaw

    Join Ana Bradshaw, Human Resources Assistant to the Director, City of San Antonio, Texas for 1-hour informative "non-millennial bashing" webinar that will dispel the myths about millennials and provide tools for HR professionals to use to attract, retain, and engage the generation.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: IPMA-HR 2019 Government Affairs Webinar

    Jan 30, 2019

    Presented by Neil Reichenberg

    Join IPMA-HR's Executive Director, Neil Reichenberg, for this critical government affairs update to learn what changes you can expect to see on the federal legislative, regulatory, and judicial fronts in 2019.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Building Employee Engagement: A Roadmap and Lessons Learned

    Nov 27, 2018

    Presented by Bob Lavigna

    Join Bob Lavigna, Director of the Institute for Public Sector Employee Engagement and author of the book Engaging Government Employees, as he discusses the roadmap for measuring and improving engagement. 

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Preparing Tomorrow's Public Service

    Oct 11, 2018

    Presented by Maggie Mello & Peter Morrissey

    Public sector leaders fret endlessly about the so-called “silver tsunami,” the coming demographic transition in the public sector workforce. To help chart a course through the storm, the Volcker Alliance engaged directly with government’s rising leaders to ask for their insights on the most in-demand skills for public agencies in the decade ahead and learn how they would like to develop them.

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: 2018 Benefits Strategy and Benchmarking Survey

    Aug 16, 2018

    Presented by Thomas Cummins & Scott Baldwin

    Did you miss the July 7th webinar presentation of the 2018 Gallagher Benefits Strategy and Benchmarking Survey, co-sponsored by the IPMA-HR?

    Archived Webinar Presentation Now Available

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  • This item is for members only: Webinar Archive: Strategies to Support Employees Impacted by a Local Tragedy

    Jul 31, 2018

    Presented by Dale Pazdra & Kathy Reul

    How will you support your employees and dependents who have been impacted by a local tragedy?

    This archived presentation will prepare you to plan ahead for well-being initiatives that will be necessary several months after tragic events, and pro-actively develop a culture that removes the stigma of seeking mental well-being care and encourages individuals to get help.

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Webinars (live/recorded) are worth one recertification point towards your IPMA-SCP and IPMA-CP certifications.