As 2023 enters its final weeks and months, now is a good time to focus on learning and getting ready for the challenges people operations professionals will have to face in 2024.
Whether you’re facing questions of compliance with evolving employment laws, taking your recruitment efforts across borders or reassessing goals for learning and development, there’s a variety of webinars and live events to help you expand your knowledge and fine tune your skills throughout the year.
In this roundup, we've handpicked HR webinars scheduled for Q4 we think will help as you look to the year ahead. These sessions promise not only to enlighten but also to equip you with actionable strategies and knowledge to make the most out of the year's final stretch.
Q4 HR Webinars 2023
Date: Thursday, October 19
Time: 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. EST
Topic: If there’s one people ops challenge that isn’t going anywhere, it’s talent recruitment. Turnover at many organizations is high and the labor market continues to be competitive. Understanding how to stand out, how to source top talent and maintain your talent pipeline are key factors in being successful in the talent landscape.
In this webinar from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), experts from Adobe and process outsourcing provider Atento will discuss these topics as well as working with creative teams to create better recruiting content.
Speakers: Tricia Guyer, Sr. Director, Talent Acquisition at Adobe
Jeff Luttrell, Global VP of Talent Acquisition at Atento
Jamie Nuzbach, Strategic Development Manager at Adobe
Date: Tuesday, October 24
Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. EST
Topic: The pandemic removed the sense of boundaries many organizations had when it comes to accessing a global talent pool. Now, more companies are looking to embrace workers across international lines to find the people and skills they need to succeed.
But doing so doesn’t come free of challenges. Hiring internationally comes with a host of legal and sourcing challenges. There are a variety of factors to consider, ranging from immigration to labor laws, tax structures, employer of record partners and employment contracts.
This webinar from Globalization Partners will look to examine the difference between an entity and employer of record, tackling legal challenges, navigating the full employee lifecycle and sourcing talent from emerging talent pools.
Speaker: Adrienne Drew - Associate General Counsel at Globalization Partners
Date: Part 1 - October 25. Part 2 - November 1
Time: Both sessions run from 12 - 1 p.m. EST
Topic: It’s estimated that menopause-related productivity losses globally exceed $150 billion, yet there is often little to no discussion around what support for employees navigating this transitional phase of life looks like.
In a two part series from WebMD Health Services and menopause in the workplace researcher Jyoti Sharma, founder and CEO of TaraCares, this webinar will examine the opportunity for businesses in becoming a “menopause intelligent” organization, the impact of menopause on absenteeism and how the organization’s approach to this can help attract, promote and retain female talent.
Speakers: Christine Muldoon, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Strategy at WebMD Health Services
Jyoti Sharma, Founder, CEO and CTO of TaraCares
Date: Thursday November 9
Time: 9 a.m. EST
Topic: Making the most of people data can come with a wide range of complexities, but assessing, developing and leveraging employee skills is reliant upon it. In short, HR’s embrace of people analytics will fuel its ability to be seen as a strategic partner to the business.
In this webinar, you’ll hear from experts who are at the forefront of using human capital data to build sustainable workforce strategies that drive performance improvements, inform decision making and cultivate an environment where continuous learning is the norm.
Speakers: Yves Van Durme, Global Organization Transformation Leader at Deloitte
Ian McVey, SVP & General Manager, EMEA at Visier
Alan Susi, Global Head of Organizational Analytics & People Insights at S&P Global
Date: Tuesday November 14
Time: 10 a.m. EST
Topic: The latest breakthroughs in generative AI (GenAI) position it as a transformative force in the global market. With potential to enhance revenue, efficiency, and risk management, GenAI is set to be a pivotal differentiator. It's crucial for executives to grasp GenAI's opportunities and challenges so they can identify areas of opportunity in their organizations.
This webinar will discuss the costs of properly using the technology and assess the maturity of GenAI solutions and providers, such as Chat GPT, for enterprise needs.
Speaker: Tina Nunno, Research Vice President at Gartner
Date: Tuesday December 12
Time: 1 -2 p.m. EST
Topic: Rising inflation is pushing companies in every sector to a tipping point. As prices soar and wages remain stagnant, employees are feeling the pinch, leading to decreased engagement and heightened anxiety.
Current economic conditions have pushed many businesses to downsize, escalating workforce concerns, but trying to counteract inflation with wage hikes can inadvertently perpetuate the cycle. So, how should companies respond?
This webinar will aim to shed light on the repercussions of inflation on employees and outline strategies for companies to retain talent and bolster engagement.
Speakers: Karen Ruby, Chief People Officer at Tango Card