*** Registration for ATL HR Star 2016 is now full. ***

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

There will be 21 sessions on Thursday, September 8, 2016.
Come help us celebrate our 15th year in Atlanta.

Keynote Address:
Leading at the Edge: HR Leadership Lessons from the
Life of Sir Ernest Shackleton
David H. Robey, Ph.D.
Acclaimed Author, International Speaker and President of ISI Communications




Conducting Workplace Investigations
Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq.
Partner, Smoak, Chistolini & Barnett, PLLC




Transgender and Sexual Orientation Discrimination in the Workplace
David Gevertz, Esq.
Shareholder and Vice Chair of Labor and Employment Department,
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.




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




Hot Topics in Wage-Hour Law for 2016
and the New FLSA Exemption Rules
Clare Draper, Esq.
Partner, Alston and Bird LLP




Why Culture Eats Strategy for Lunch:
5 Steps to Realizing Your Ideal Culture
Deborah Moroz, J.D., SPHR
Founder & CEO, HROIC




Practical Strategies for Powerful Candidate Selection
Michelle Reed
Chief Marketing Officer, SkillSurvey




Building a Brand as an Employer of Choice
Keith Webb
Technology Director, Ultimate Software




Understanding the Introvert-Extrovert Behavioral
Spectrum in the Workplace
Cheryl Cofield, Esq. CPCC, ACC
Founder & CEO, Culture of Civility International, LLC




Meaningful Candidate Connections: An Innovative
Approach to Reaching the Right People
Michelle Ocampo
Sr. Business Process Consultant, Monster




"What Have You Done with the Person I Hired?":
Interviewing Techniques & Behavioral Analysis
David Thompson, CFI®
Director of Investigations, Research and Innovation,
Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates, Inc.




How to Reach Your True Potential
Earl L. Suttle, Ph.D.
CEO, Leadership Success International, LLC




Working Women and the Workplace:
Laws, Policies, Gender Bias and Equal Pay
Kelly Charles-Collins, Esq.
Partner, Smoak, Chistolini & Barnett, PLLC




Social Media, the Workplace and the Law:
What You Need to Know for 2016
David Gevertz, Esq.
Shareholder and Vice Chair of Labor and Employment Department,
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.




Building a Successful Diversity Program:
Succeeding Where Others Have Failed
Valerie Frederickson
CEO, Frederickson Pribula Li




Managing the Intersection of Complex Leaves of Absence in 2016:
The ADAAA, FMLA and Workers' Compensation
Annette A. Idalski, Esq.
Shareholder, Chamberlain Hrdlicka




HR Project Management Excellence
Sheree Knowles
Founder and Chief HR Officer, HR Knowledge Source




Immigration 2016: Trends, Legal Outlook &
How to Stay Out of Trouble
Anton F. Mertens, Esq.
Partner, Burr & Forman LLP




How to Achieve "Flow" & Professional Self-Actualization in 5 Simple Steps
Deborah Moroz, J.D., SPHR
Founder & CEO, HROIC




Micro-Messages: The Power of the Subtle™
Cheryl Cofield, Esq. CPCC, ACC
Founder & CEO, Culture of Civility International, LLC




Generations in the Workplace: Is Gen X Stuck in the Middle?
Tonia Morris
Principal and Senior HR Consultant, Simply HR & More