The Future of HR: Promoting Business Success in a Changing Global Workplace

Friday 8:00 – 9:00 AM

Session Description

As an HR professional, you can play a significant role in promoting the success of your organization by understanding your business objectives and the changing environment – nationally and globally – in which you compete.

Learning Objectives

  1. Learn the business skills you need to develop to become a strong contributor to the “bottom line”
  2. Review ways to leverage technology
  3. Understand the three key tools – analytics, leadership development, and workplace flexibility – to more effectively engage your human capital assets in fulfilling your business goals


Nancy Conway

Nancy Conway is SHRM’s Field Services Director supporting Professional Chapters, Student Chapters, State Councils, and over 33,800 SHRM members in 9 states.  Nancy is the SHRM Staff Lead for the Workforce Readiness Core Leadership Area and works with other SHRM initiatives.

Nancy has worked in the HR profession for over 27 years with industry experience in retail, call centers, banking, and health care.  She enjoys helping HR professionals utilize SHRM resources to keep up with the latest HR trends and best practices, have access to HR tools and resources, not to mention keeping in compliance with laws and regulations, and helping protect and engage our workforce.  She is proud to be SHRM-SCP certified.  Nancy is known for her optimism, even in tough times…and she has worked extensively in HR!