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  • Discounted member pricing to attend Monthly Professional Development Programming on a broad range of topics.
  • All programs approved for SHRM Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP and HRCI General or Strategic Credits. Members who attend all meetings earn 10 recertification credits!
  • AHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP
  • SHRM Certification Study Group
  • Legal Updates
  • Up-to-date Website with links to SHRM, HRCI and Monthly Sponsors
  • Champion Partnership with Davenport IPEx for SHRM Certification Prep Course - discount ($200 value)
  • Networking with over 200 engaged HR Professionals (we are a FUN group)
  • Access to Membership Directory for Professional Contacts (no solicitation)
  • Liquid tHeRapy – 3rd Thursday of the month
  • Access to Future HR Leaders (College Students)
  • Annual bus trip to Chicago for activities of your choice while helping to raise money for the SHRM Foundation
  • Access to members-only LinkedIn and Twitter accounts
  • Governed by Volunteers that are Dedicated to the HR Profession
  • Leadership Development opportunities
  • Opportunities to Volunteer your HR Skills in our Community
  • Monthly Newsletter and Weekly Email Blasts to stay informed
  • Gift Cards for New Member Referrals and for Survey participation
  • Email notifications regarding HR Job Opportunities
  • Job postings with CareerMatrix for HR jobs are FREE if you are a member and discounted for other non-HR related jobs
  • Rebate for members who post HR job openings on the MISHRM website (to discuss at next board meeting)
  • Discounted SHRM Membership for NEW SHRM members…see Membership Director for promotional code
  • Your AHRM Membership transfers with you even if you change companies
  • Convenient Meeting Location and Great Food Too!
  • SHRM Foundation Scholarship Program opportunities
  • Support Internships with matching funds for paid HR Internships (up to $2,040)
  • Sponsorship opportunities for HR vendors to share their product information

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Membership questions: Please contact the Director of Membership at membership@ahrm.net

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Registration is now open for the May 1 Ideal Team Player Workshop facilitated by the Table Group, a Patrick Lencioni company. Seats are limited so sign up today! https://lnkd.in/efy4vGJ

Registration for our April 11th breakfast meeting is open! Come network, eat, and learn about the latest from Miller Johnson on marijuana in the workplace.  https://lnkd.in/ecyF6Nr

Have you registered for the April 26th Annual Michigan Strategic HR Conference yet? Your 7 (yes SEVEN!) strategic credits await you!  https://lnkd.in/er_vGyG

Thank you to Paycor for sponsoring the AHRM of Greater Grand Rapids' March membership meeting. If your organization is in need of a robust payroll/HRIS/talent management platform, give the team at Paycor a call.

Register today for our March 14 lunch meeting where Miki Kobane, Wellness Director at Priority Health will be presenting on "The Effect of Wellness Programs on the Employee Lifecycle Experience".  https://lnkd.in/e6cyiG6

Liquid tHeRapy is back in business!  Save the date for March 15th at Twisted Rooster for casual camaraderie and networking. Chat with HR peers about your latest challenge and get practical tips from others who have been there and done that. Stay tuned for more details regarding registration!

Looking for something new in 2018? AHRM member companies have some exciting opportunities for HR professionals. Check out AHRM's job page: https://lnkd.in/e7w9N2x If your organization is in search of a new HR pro, email webmaster@ahrm.net to have your job posting shared with our entire network. 

Looking to give back? Aquinas College needs our help! Career Services is seeking local professionals to volunteer for their Classroom-to-Careers Networking and Etiquette event in the Wege Ballroom on Wednesday 2/21 from 5-6:30pm. Please contact college@ahrm.net for more details.

7 STRATEGIC RECERT CREDITS?!?! Yes, you read that right! Register today for the April 25th Strategic HR Conference at the Pinnacle Center.

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