Meeting/Event Information


September 17, 2020

Managers & Supervisors Conference - Free Virtual Event
September 17, 2020 - September 17, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Webinar #3

Topic: Succession Planning

$0.00 Lunch 'n Learn (Member) - No charge

$0.00 Lunch 'n Learn (Non-member) - No charge

Even during a pandemic, managers and supervisors need opportunities for professional development. This year, CAHRA will have a FREE Virtual Managers & Supervisors Conference to provide these opportunities. During the month of September, every Thursday from 12:00 – 1:00pm, we will be hosting our Lunch ‘n Learn Series. This series will feature topics appropriate for front-line managers, supervisors, entry-level HR professionals, office managers, small business owners, as well as anyone needing a refresher on topics to effectively manage their employees.

All sessions will last one hour (12:00 - 1:00pm) and are being offered at no charge to our members and past conference attendees. To participate, please register for each hour/class you wish to attend. After registering, you will receive an email with the Zoom link for connecting to each webinar. HR certification hours for attending will be provided after each class via email.   

Thursday, September 17, 12:00 - 1:00PM, Lunch 'n Learn - Click Register Now button to attend

Topic: Succession Planning - Succession planning is like an insurance plan for the survival of your business. The good news is, it's never too late to start the development of a succession plan. Every good plan starts with a clear, well-thought out process. This session will focus on: The what and why of succession planning; Leadership development; Communication plan; and Keys to success.

Speaker:  Kelly Carney, Delta Dental
Kelly Carney, SPHR, is the Vice President, Human Resources and Chief Administrative Officer for Delta Dental of Arkansas, the state’s leading dental and vision insurance carrier. Kelly is responsible for the Human Resources, Training, Quality Assurance, Internal Audit and Facilities functions and has over 20 years of Human Resource experience in a variety of industries. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Kansas and is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), through the HR Certification Institute. Kelly is a past President of the Central Arkansas Human Resource Association (CAHRA) and Arkansas Compensation Association (ACA) and currently serves on the board for Arkansas Hospice.

Join us for the last Lunch 'n Learn in September:

Thursday, September 24
Topic:  From Peer to Supervisor:  Employment Law Basics You Need to Know
Speaker:  Daveante Jones, Wright Lindsey Jennings

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval. 

The Central Arkansas Human Resource Association is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.

Webinar Sponsor:   Your Company logo could appear here!  If interested, call 501-224-4840, or send a message to [email protected]

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