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    Financial Acumen for the HR Professional

    Date: February 18, 2015, 11:00am – 12:00pm
    Cheryl Tunison, VP Professional Development
    Wesley Willows
    4141 N Rockton Ave
    Rockford, IL
    No Cost for Rockford Area SHRM Members / $50 for Non-RASHRM Members
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    Kim Crull, Partner, & Steve Jordan, Manager, both from Wipfli, LLP will be presenting "Financial Acumen for the HR Professional"

    HR professionals must be comfortable with the language and key principles of finance if they are to achieve true strategic impact and be accepted as credible business partners by their senior non-HR colleagues. Become familiar with financial terms and concepts and express in financial terms the rationale for, and implications of, their own HR activities and interventions. With a better understanding of finance, gain valuable insight into your organizations strategy and  increase the value HR brings to the table.

    Program Objectives:

    • Learn the basics of  financial statement terminology
    • Understand the basics of the Balance Sheet and Income Statement
    • Identify ways to positively impact corporate performance
    • Make the move from Tactical to a Strategic HR Business Partnership
    • Build confidence in handling and presenting financial metrics


    Registration is required by Thursday, February 12, 2015 for this event.

    Re-certifications Credits:

    • The seminar has been Pre-Approved for 1.00 Business (Strategy) Credit from HRCI
    • This seminar has been Pre-Approved for 1.00 PDC from SHRM.

    To Register CLICK HERE