Articles

Welcome New Members

Posted on 08/17/2020 12:00 am  /   August 2020

We would like to officially welcome our newest members! We hope to see you at our upcoming meetings! Kelly AdamsSenior HR Specialist/HR ConsultantUniversity of Missouri-St. Louis   Matthew McKillopU.S. Coast Guard/District Nine    Alyssa CoxHuman Resources Generalist...

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The Distinction Between Diversity & Inclusion: It Might Not Be What You Think

Posted on 08/17/2020 12:00 am  /   August 2020

In over five decades since the Equal Employment Opportunity mandate has been in effect, we are still talking about diversity in the workplace. However, these discussions have shifted from creating a diverse workforce of women and people of color to creating an inclusive workplace that supports all p...

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Teaming Up with Tim Wells & Mel Jones: New FFCRA Guidance for Employers

Posted on 08/17/2020 12:00 am  /   August 2020

Earlier this month, the federal court ordered four specific changes to the Department of Labor (DOL) regulations for employees to qualify for Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) paid leave. What did the court change? Remove the requirement that work be available for an employee for th...

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Message From the President

Posted on 08/17/2020 12:00 am  /   August 2020

Focus Forward 2020: Lead with Passion, Serve with Purpose We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated. – Maya Angelou We are quickly approaching the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment (also known as the Susan B. Anthony Amendment) which became Federal ...

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