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The Cleveland HR Star Conference draws 600+ HR professionals from
terrific organizations in Ohio and PA. Come celebrate our 19th year.

There will be 29 sessions for Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

Keynote Address:
How to Reach Your Potential and Become the
Greatest HR Leader that You Can Be

Dr. Earl Suttle
CEO & Founder of Leadership Success International, LLC




Ohio and Federal Employment Case Law Update for 2017
Christina M. Royer, Esq.
Partner, Elfvin, Klingshirn, Royer & Torch, LLC




Introverts and Extroverts in the Workplace: HRís Toolkit for
Understanding & Managing Both Personality Types

Amy B. Shannon
President, Pinnacle Leadership Solutions




Hot Topics in Wage-Hour Law for 2017
Seth P. Briskin, Esq.
Partner & Chair of the Labor and Employment Group,
Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis




How to Conduct those Difficult Workplace Conversations
Tom Ault, MBA
Director, Technical Training, ERC




Beyond Tactical Assets: How HR Can Build Authentic
Strategic Partnerships with Senior Management

Dethra U. Giles, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Principal, ExecuPrep, LLC




Managing & Minimizing Generational Chaos in the Workplace
Tonia Morris
Principal & Senior HR Consultant, Simply HR & More




Unmasking Unconscious Bias in the Workplace
Sonya L. Weiland, PHR
President, WeilandWorks Consulting




HR Project Management Excellence
Sheree Knowles, SPHR
Founder & Chief HR Officer, HR Knowledge Source




Got Conflict? Strategies for Handling
Negative Conflict in the Workplace

Jackie Mueckenheim, M.A.
Senior Trainer & Consultant, ERC




The Importance of Employer Branding & the Benefits of
an HR-Marketing Partnership

Robin Doerschuk
Director of Learning & Development, Alliance Solutions Group




Managing FMLA & ADA Accommodation Leaves
Patricia F. Krewson, Esq.
Shareholder, Littler Mendelson P.C.




Drug-Free Workplace Policies for the New Era:
Changing Laws & Important Obligations

Karen Kitchen, CPCT, BAT
Owner, USA Mobile Drug Testing of Northeast Ohio




Preparing Your Company for Disruptive Digital Transformation:
How to Evaluate & Select HCM/Payroll Software

Katherine Gregorski, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, PMP
President, Jubilant, LLC




The Good, the Bad & the Unclear: Drafting
and Revising Your Employee Handbook

Tara Motheral
HR Advisor, ERC




Hot Topics in Employee Benefits for 2017
Tom Wirbel, MBA
Vice President, CPI-HR




The Five Behaviors Way to Team Effectiveness
Tom Ault, MBA
Director, Technical Training, ERC