Keynote Speaker: RICHARD J. SIMMONS, Esq. back by popular
If you have seen Richard Simmons present
before, you know you will be entertained while you learn
from one of America's leading employment law experts. The
only way we know to combine amusement with getting up to
speed with new and updated laws and developments affecting
ALL California employers in 2006!
Simmons is a nationally known labor attorney and partner
with the LA law firm of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton.
He has lectured extensively
nationwide, authored numerous publications, and been
interviewed by national networks including CNN, CBS and NBC.
He was appointed by the California Industrial
Welfare Commission as a member of the 1987, 1984 & 1982
Minimum Wage Boards for the State of California.
Lunch-Time Speaker: BRUCE McPHERSON, California Secretary of
McPherson became the 30th Secretary of State of California
on March 30, 2005, after being nominated by Governor Arnold
Schwarzenegger and unanimously confirmed by both the
Assembly and the Senate.
Secretary McPherson will present an
insightful message for CA employers.
Choose Any Two!
THE STRATEGIC USE OF STORIES FOR SUPERIOR
ORGANIZATIONAL OUTCOMES –
engaging international speaker, OD consultant, group process
facilitator and author of "The Strategic Use of Stories
in Organizational Communication and Learning", "Making
Stories, A Practical Guide for Organizational Leaders and HR
Specialists", and co-author of the inspiring tale, "On
Cloud Nine", Terrence shows how story making and telling
skills help us understand business processes, create and
modify corporate culture, manage change, manage knowledge
and improve training outcomes. For more information:
WEATHERING THE CHALLENGE OF MANY GENERATIONS
IN THE WORKPLACE –
of several books, including co-authori of "On Cloud Nine
– Weathering the Challenges of Many Generations in the
Workplace", Robert is Managing Director of the Center
for Generational Studies and a leading specialist in
generational issues at work. Robert will give you real
guidance to improve communication and teamwork in your
multigenerational workplace; how to reconcile the often
differing values and conflicting views of Boomers,
GenXrs, Millenials, & Matures.
For more information:
THE FIVE PRINCIPALS OF ENGAGING HIGH VALUE
EMPLOYEES – MARTHA
How can you realize a whole
new level of creativity, endurance, and commitment to
your company's most important goals? A specialist in
leadership and communications and author/co-author of nine
books, including "Find Your Calling, Love Your Life",
Martha has dedicated two decades to studying leadership
trends and work in America. She will share her Five
Principals Of True Engagement, and why
Engagement is a Company's Most Potent Competitive Advantage.
For more information:
KICK START YOUR SUCCESS AT WORK –
Magazine's Success Coach and author of the Kick Start series
of books, including "Kick Start Your Success," Romanus has dedicated his life to helping people achieve
their goals by inspiring others to help them. He
will share four powerful steps for achieving important goals
in life and work. Gain the discipline and mastery necessary
to bring your purpose into focus, find your voice, and
propel your goal to reality through conversations that help
you gain the conviction to accomplish anything.
& Exhibitor Connections!
have opportunities throughout the day to visit with our
author/presenters for book signings. We will also have
talented exhibitors available to visit with, ask questions
of, and learn about the services they provide to support
your Human Resource Management needs and initiatives!