***Registration for ATL HR Star 2015 is now open!***

The Atlanta HR Star Conference draws 900+ HR professionals
from terrific organizations in Georgia and Alabama.

There will be 21 sessions for Tuesday, September 22, 2015.
Come help us celebrate our 14th year in Atlanta.

Keynote Address:
Becoming Your Own Hero: Empowering Leadership through
Accountability and Courage
Cathy Bote'
Author, International Speaker and Talent Management Specialist




Conflict Management for HR Professionals:
Asking the Right Questions
Dethra U. Giles, MBA, MSCM, SPHR
Principal, ExecuPrep, LLC




Social Media, the Workplace and the Law:
What You Need to Know for 2015 and Beyond
David Gevertz, Esq.
Shareholder and Vice Chair of Labor and Employment Department,
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.




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




Becoming a Trusted Advisor
Jackie Mueckenheim, M.A.
Senior Trainer, Learning and Development, ERC




Hot Topics in Wage-Hour Law for 2015
Clare Draper, Esq.
Partner, Alston and Bird LLP




Proactive Employee Relations and Investigations Strategies to
Mitigate Risk and Increase Engagement
Deborah J. Muller, M.A.
CEO, HR Acuity




Reinventing HR: New Ideas to Attract, Motivate and
Inspire the Millennials
Keith Webb
Technology Director, Ultimate Software




Onboarding: It's Not Just For New Hires
Kasey D. Konkright, M.A.
Innovative Solutions Consultant, SilkRoad




Sexual Orientation Discrimination in the Workplace:
"LGBT" is Not Just Another Acronym - It is an Evolving
Protected Category
Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq.
Partner and Chair of Labor and Employment Practice,
Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel LLP




Unstuck: The Art of Helping People Move Up the Career Ladder
Dethra U. Giles, MBA, MSCM, SPHR
Principal, ExecuPrep, LLC




The Talent War: What is Your Battle Plan?
Tonia Morris
Principal and Senior HR Consultant, Simply HR & More




Social Branding: How HR Can Help to Build Your Organization's
Reputation with Social Media (with a Deep Dive into Twitter)
Debbie McGrath
CEO, HR.com




Why Soft Skills Matter: The Key Predictors of Successful Hires
Michelle Reed
CMO, SkillSurvey




Recent Developments under the Americans with Disabilities Act,
Pregnancy Discrimination Act and Title VII
David Gevertz, Esq.
Shareholder and Vice Chair of Labor and Employment Department,
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.




Leadership Success: Catching, Keeping and Motivating
Your Best Employees
Dr. Earl Suttle
Founder and CEO, Leadership Success International, LLC




Managing the Intersection of Complex Leaves of Absence in 2015:
The ADAAA, FMLA, and Workers' Compensation
Annette A. Idalski, Esq.
Shareholder, Chamberlain Hrdlicka




Employee Handbooks: The Revised Edition
Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq.
Partner and Chair of Labor and Employment Practice,
Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel LLP




The Mentoring Partnership
Jackie Mueckenheim, M.A.
Senior Trainer, Learning and Development, ERC




Strategically Planning for the Mass Exodus of Baby Boomers
Dethra U. Giles, MBA, MSCM, SPHR
Principal, ExecuPrep, LLC