2019 NWA Supervisors' Conference

Presented by NOARK and Cross, Gunter, Witherspoon & Galchus, P. C.

Categories: Law Seminar, Seminar and Workshop

NOARK is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠. This program is valid for 6.00 PDCs for the SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org.

This event is approved for HRCI credits

The use of this official seal confirms that this Activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval. This Program has been approved for 6.0 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HRCI website at www.hrci.org.

The use of this seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit.

This event has been approved for 1.0 hours of CLE by the Arkansas CLE Board.

This course has been approved for 6.0 hours of CLE (General) by the Arkansas CLE Board. For more information about Continuing Legal Education (CLE) accreditation, please visit the Arkansas Bar Association website at https://www.arkbar.com.

You are a supervisor, manager, or human resources professional. You know that no matter what your job is, “Job One” is the managing of people. Everything else goes just a little easier when your people are happy and productive. The more you know about effectively managing people in today’s ever-changing workplace, the better equipped you are to solve problems, encourage engagement, and align the efforts of your department with your organization’s overall mission – and if you attended last year’s conference – or heard about it – you know our presenters are experts in providing managers and supervisors with what you need to know, and do, to successfully and lawfully manage people.

The 2019 NWA Supervisors’ Conference is your one-day, all inclusive supervising and managing people experience. Whether you are new to supervising or an experienced manager, this conference is for you!

Who Should Attend:
  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • HR Professionals
  • Attorneys
  • $150 per attendee –all day
  • $1050 per table of 8 – all day
  • $25 per NOARK member, lunch only
  • $50 per non-NOARK member, lunch only 


Exhibitor opportunities--$250 contact Cathleen at eat0@eau0eav0eaw0 

Sponsorship opportunities contact Cathleen at eat0@eau0eav0eaw0

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Time Program Speaker Location
8:30am Welcome  NOARK Board Waldrip Room
9:00am  Equal Pay: What It Is and What It Isn't Greg Northen Waldrip Room
10:00am Break & Exhibit Hall   Atrium
10:15am Workplace Privacy: What Supervisors and Managers Need to Know Abtin Mehdizadegan  Waldrip Room
11:15am Break & Exhibit Hall    Atrium
11:30am NOARK Meeting Buffet Opens    Atrium
12:00pm  Lunch and Panel: Creating an Inclusive Workplace Rick Roderick & Abtin Mehdizadegan  Waldrip Room
1:00pm Break & Exhibit Hall    Atrium
1:15pm Fair Performance Feedback Rick Roderick  Waldrip Room
2:15pm  Safe Workplaces: Risk Management from a Legal Perspective George Ernst  Waldrip Room
3:15pm Break & Exhibit Hall    Atrium
3:30pm Recognizing the Realities of Unconscious Bias and Eliminating Them in Employment Practice Joe Kraska  Waldrip Room
4:30pm Wrap-up Committee Chair  Waldrip Room

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