2014 November Career Connections
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Elevate Your HR Career Speaker: Tom Darrow, Founder and Principal, Talent Connections, LLC and Career Spa

When: 11/11//2014
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: The Atlanta Journal Constitution
223 Perimeter Center Parkway NE
Atlanta, Georgia  30346
United States
Contact: SHRM-Atlanta

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Elevate Your HR Career 

Career stability. Is there still such a thing? Certainly, the past recession has shown that stability doesn't sit with the employer. Instead, we each own our career stability. Join us to learn how we, as HR professionals, can enhance and leverage our skills, network and reputation for optimal career benefit. Whether the economy is strong or weak, you can be highly marketable and ensure a stable career path. We’ll review how to polish and protect your reputation outside of and within an organization and how to mentor and how to be empowered to seize control of your career management so that you can be most effective HR professional out there! We’ll also hear an update on the current HR market and share tips on how to get the most out of your search. Get your job search questions answered!


Speaker: Tom Darrow, Founder and Principal, Talent Connections, LLC and Career Spa, LLC


Tom Darrow is the Founder and Principal of Talent Connections, LLC and Career Spa, LLC. Talent Connections specializes in recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), executive search, HR consulting, and contract recruiting. The company has offices in Atlanta and Jacksonville, Florida. Career Spa was launched in 2009 and is revolutionizing the way unemployed and misemployed workers navigate their career transitions. Offices are located in Atlanta and Houston, Texas. Tom has over 23 years’ experience in the Human Resources and Recruitment profession -- including 9 years with Price Waterhouse and Accenture. He served as President of SHRM-Atlanta in 2006 and 2007. Under his leadership, the Chapter grew over 60% to over 2600 members and initiated two programs that won SHRM Pinnacle Awards. Tom earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame.

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Parking: When you arrive at The Atlanta Journal Constitution, please enter at 223 Perimeter Center Parkway (not 219 Perimeter Center Parkway). This will lead you to the South parking lot where the gate arm will be up so you can park your vehicle. To enter the building, walk around to the Visitor Entrance on the north side of the building. The meeting will be held in the meeting room across from the security desk in the main lobby. Please do not park in the Visitor Parking Lot, as your car may be towed. 

Networking and Registration: 5:30PM - 6:00PM 
Presentation: 6:00PM – 7:15PM 
Final Remarks: 7:15PM – 7:30PM 

Registration Policy: Free to all SHRM-Atlanta Members and Non-Members. However, we ask that you please register for this event in advance. 

Advance Registration Deadline: November 10, 2014 (Registration will close at 3pm, registrations can be done in person at the event) 

Cancellation Deadline: November 4, 2014