HR professionals, do you really love HR?

If you’re passionate about HR, you won’t want to miss these workshops

HR professionals, do you really love HR?

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, HRD is offering free professional development to HR practitioners who love what they do. At the National HR Summit next month, HR professionals can attend their choice of HR workshops for free.

Each 45-minute session is presented by an industry expert, focusing on a range of relevant topics from recruitment and retention to talent management, employee wellbeing, HR technology and more.

The latest workshop schedule is below:

Wednesday 14 March
9:30am From Millennials to Gen Z: Productivity in the new workplace

Presented by Dr Justine Ferrer, Lecturer, Deakin University and Gavin Walker, Manager, Graduate Recruitment Services, Deakin University
Find out more and register

10:15am Powering talent decisions across the employee lifecycle
Presented by Samantha Hickey, Practice Director, Talent Solutions, CEB Talent Assessment
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12:30pm An integrated approach to health and wellbeing
Presented by Kristina Dagleish, Director, Health at Work
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1:15pm How financial wellbeing can help drive engagement and performance in your organisation
Presented by Joseph Chou, CEO and Founder, Ironfish
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2:15pm Selection - the choice is yours
Presented by Scott Ruhfus, Managing Director, Saville Assessment and Amanda Krulis, Senior Consultant, Saville Assessment
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3:00pm Creating success and engagement with goal setting
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Thursday 15 March
9:30am How FISH! will transform your corporate culture
Presented by Dwain Richardson, Managing Director, Corporate Challenge Events
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10:15am Embracing technology to create a humanistic employee experience
Presented by Annie Mitchell, Digital HR Adviser, Synchrony Global
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12:00pm Physical meets digital – why you need both as an HR practitioner
Presented by Clara Budd PhD, Vitality Works
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12:45pm The new business imperative: workplace financial wellness
Presented by Tony Hanly, Director, Your Financial Wellness
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More information about the workshops is available here.

The HR Summit Expo also features a range of exciting activities including free presentations on corporate styling, professional photography, mindfulness and more, culminating in a $10,000 Grand Prize Draw at the close of the event.

Awarded Australia’s best business event, the National HR Summit will return to Sydney’s Luna Park on 14-15 March to mark its sixteenth year. More information is available at

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