Leadership Academy

For Chapter Board Members in Kansas, Chapter Committee Members, and Kansas SHRM State Council. Leadership Development Training and Kansas SHRM Volunteer Leader Training.

January 11-12, 2018

Kansas Star Casino – Mulvane, KS


Thursday, January 11

Time: 1 pm – 5 pm


“Creating A Positive Work Environment Through Authentic Appreciation”… Learn the core conditions for individuals to truly feel appreciated, how to empower your staff by giving them thanks in the ways that are meaningful to each individual, and practical ways to overcome the common challenges encountered. Each attendee will receive a copy of The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace, co-authored by Dr. Paul White

Attendees will be able to:

  • Identify the core components necessary to communicate appreciation and encouragement authentically in work-based relationships.
  • Take practical steps immediately that will “hit the mark” in communicating appreciation to colleagues in the ways that are meaningful to each person.
  • Understand and avoid the common pitfalls encountered in applying the principals of appreciation in work-based relationships

Presenter: Dr. Paul White

Friday, January 12

Time: 8 am – 2 pm (lunch provided)


Kansas SHRM Training – Information and Breakout Sessions to assist with key areas of operations for SHRM Chapters in Kansas. Training and Best Practices supplied for Chapter Executive Officers, Membership, Certification, Programs, and much more.

Facilitator: KS-SHRM State Council Members

Hotel Accommodation

We have a hotel room block for the night of January 11, 2018 at the Hampton Inn connected to the Kansas Star Convention Center. The group rate is $99 and reservations must be made by December 22, 2017. After that date, it will depend on available space.

To book, attendees can do one of the following

  1. Call the hotel at 316-524-3777. Reference group code HRM or state that they are with the Society of Human Resource Managers and reference the date.
  2. Book online using the following link: http://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/I/ICTSCHX-HRM-20180111/index.jhtml.


Free to all SHRM Volunteer Leaders in Kansas, including Chapter Board Members, Chapter Committee Members, State Council Members, and State Council Committee Members. (Attendees are responsible for travel and lodging.)

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