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  • Sun, January 29, 2017 11:38 AM | Anonymous

    The FSU Career Center is gearing up for the Spring Break 2017 session of the FSUshadow program.

    We invite you to serve as a Host and Take a Nole to Work during FSU's spring break - March 13, 14, 15, or 16, 2017

    Visit here for more details.



  • Mon, January 23, 2017 1:48 PM | Anonymous

    SHRM FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

    The SHRM Foundation wants to send three HR professionals to Chicago for the 2017 SHRM Talent Management Conference & Exposition!

    Apply Today to receive complimentary full-conference registration, up to three-night stay in Chicago and a $500 travel stipend. Deadline to apply is Monday, January 30, 2017.

    Read more about Talent Management Conference & Exposition  and learn how to Apply for the Scholarship before the deadline of Monday, January 30, 2017.

    This is a fantastic opportunity for someone in the Human Resources field, don't miss out!


  • Wed, January 18, 2017 9:19 PM | Anonymous

    Colene Rogers, SHRM-SCP, PHR, the 2016 president of Big Bend SHRM, is the recipient of the President’s Award. Presented by the HR Florida State Council, the award recognizes an exemplary chapter president who significantly impacted the performance of their chapter by leading with a combination of compassion, creativity and innovation. Read the full article here.
     

  • Thu, January 12, 2017 7:57 PM | Anonymous

    Please take a moment to complete our annual membership survey. We want you to get the most out of your membership and value your input on what we can do to serve you better in 2017. 

    The survey can be found here

    The survey will close on 1/31/17.

  • Fri, December 09, 2016 5:33 PM | Anonymous

    Big Bend SHRM was recognized as a top fundraising chapter at the SHRM Volunteer Leader Summit (VLS). Big Bend SHRM is the #13 Top Fundraising SHRM Chapter and was listed on the VLS Top Leaderboard during the summit. 

  • Wed, November 23, 2016 4:07 PM | Anonymous

    Big Bend SHRM was presented with a 2016 SHRM Foundation Innovation Award in the Medium Chapter category. This award is presented to chapters and state councils that engage creative and innovative ideas to support the SHRM Foundation and help shape the future of HR.


  • Thu, November 10, 2016 9:22 AM | Anonymous

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  • Mon, October 24, 2016 10:25 PM | Anonymous

    Big Bend SHRM will be calling for a vote on the nominees for the 2017 Executive Board at the November 2016 Membership & Annual Meeting. The nominees are as follows:

    • President – Linda Barineau
    • President-Elect – Suzanne Hudson, SHRM-CP, PHR
    • Treasurer – Lisa Beasley
    • Secretary – Jean McCall
    • Director at Large/HR Tallahassee Chair – Monique Akanbi, SHRM-CP, PHR
    • Director at Large/Workforce Readiness Chair – Trish Yahn
    • Immediate Past President – Colene Rogers, SHRM-SCP, PHR

    Their bios can be found here.

    Nominations are still being take for 2017 Board positions. Big Bend SHRM is looking for a volunteers dedicated to advancing the Human Resources profession, with expertise in the field and a passion for their work, to serve on the 2017 Board.


    As a volunteer leader, you will gain new skills, become an integral part of your HR community, increase your career options, enhance your network, make new friends, hone your leadership skills...and much more. We welcome applications and inquiries from anyone who demonstrates leadership qualities and is committed to the mission of the Big Bend SHRM chapter.

    Steps to Volunteering

    We ask everyone who is interested in serving on the 2017 Big Bend SHRM Executive Board and/or Leadership Board, to complete a Board Nomination Form. Applications are due on or before November 9, 2016.

    Questions can be directed to Linda Barineau (president-elect@bigbendshrm.org) or Colene Rogers (president@bigbendshrm.org).  


  • Thu, October 20, 2016 10:29 AM | Anonymous

    Our chapter’s submission for the 2016 Pinnacle Award has been selected as one of the finalists! Created in 1991, the award is the greatest achievement SHRM state councils and chapters can attain, and it honors programs that exceed the standard activities of SHRM affiliates in enhancing the creation of effective HR management. 

    Winners will be announced Friday, Nov. 18, during SHRM’s Volunteer Leaders’ Summit. A list of finalist’s has been posted in the Volunteer Leader Resource Center on the SHRM website.

  • Wed, October 05, 2016 8:19 AM | Anonymous

    Voting requirements

    • Be registered to vote in Florida. Check if you’re registered to vote.
    • Be a US citizen
    • Live at a Florida address in the county where you’re registered
    • Be 18 years old by Election Day, Nov 8
    • Not be judged mentally incapacitated with respect to voting in Florida or any other state by a court without having had your right to vote restored
    • Not have been convicted of a felony without having had your civil rights restored

    Voting in Person
    • Vote early: Oct 24–Nov 6

    Depending on the dates set by your county, early voting starts between Oct 24 and Oct 29, and ends on either Nov 5 or Nov 6

    Bring an accepted form of ID

    Who can vote early: Any voter registered in Florida can vote early in person before Election Day

    • Vote on Election Day: Nov 8

    Polls are open 7 AM–7 PM. If you’re in line by 7 PM, you’re allowed to vote.

    Bring an accepted form of ID

    ID requirements

    Bring one of the following IDs that shows your photo and signature:

    • Florida driver’s license
    • Florida ID card
    • US passport

    More types of IDs

    Voting by Mail

    Who can vote by mail: Any voter registered in Florida can vote by absentee mail ballot

    1. Request your mail ballot

    Apply for your mail ballot online, or request a ballot by contacting your County Supervisor of Elections by email, fax, mail, or phone

    Include the following information if you send it a written request:

    • Name
    • Address
    • Birthday
    • Signature


    Submit your request so it’s received no later than 5 PM on Nov 2

    2. Vote

    • Once you receive your mail ballot, follow the instructions to fill out the ballot and return envelope
    • Attach a copy of an accepted ID, if required
    • Mail your ballot to the address on the return envelope so it’s received no later than 7 PM on Election Day, Nov 8
    • Check the status of your ballot on myflorida.com


    ID requirements

    If you’re not voting for the first time in Florida, you don’t need to provide ID to vote by mail. 

    If you’re a first time Florida voter who registered by mail and you didn’t provide ID when you registered, you’ll need to provide a photocopy of one of the following forms of ID along with your mail ballot:

    • A copy of a current photo ID
    • A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows your name and address

    Not Registered Yet?

    Click here to get the Florida Voter Registration Form OR Get the form at The Florida Division of Elections, any County Supervisor of Elections, any Florida driver’s license office or tax collector’s office that issues driver’s licenses and/or Florida ID cards, any “voter registration agency” where you get services, any office that primarily serves persons with disabilities, any military recruitment office, or any public library.

    The form must be submitted in person or postmarked by October 11th.


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