Presented by...University of Arkansas Global Campus and the Thompson Firm, LLC
Thursday, May 15th, 4:30pm-6:00pm
Location: Face to Face at the Global Campus Rogers Facility, 3300 Market Street, Suite 402 and Online via Blackboard Collaboration.
Fee: $49--University of Arkansas Alumni Discount 10%
This program has been approved for 1.5 Business Management and Strategy recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
This class is designed to help position you as a strategic business partner in organizations by increasing your business acumen. Focusing on the knowledge, skills and abilities C-suite executives require in true business partners, this class will identify financial tools you will need to succeed in the role of strategic advisor to the management team. Additionally, you will be introduced to data analysis concepts that will enable you to present information to management in meaningful ways.
As a result of this program, participants will be able to:
- Identify the business skills needed to be an effective human resource business partner
- Recognize the most common budgeting methods used in business today
- Understand the tools used to measure your organization's financial health
- Create effective business cases for your HR initiatives.
About the Instructor:
Cynthia Y. Thompson is principal and founder of The Thompson HR Firm, LLC, a human resources consulting company in Memphis, Tenn. She is a senior human resources executive with more than 20 years of human resources experience concentrated in publicly traded companies. She is also the Publisher and Editor of HR Professionals Magazine, an HR trade publication distributed to HR professionals in Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas. Cynthia has a master's in business administration and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources. She is a sought-after speaker on HR Strategic Leadership. Cynthia has served as an adjunct professor at Christian Brothers University in Memphis teaching Human Resource Management and the Principles of Management. She also taught Business Communications in the MBA program at Belhaven College in Memphis. She is currently teaching an HR certification exam prep course at Bethel University in Memphis.
eat0@eau0eav0eaw0. Contact the Global Campus Rogers facility at 855-402-3300 or 479-464-5024.