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General Chapter Minutes 2020

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    September 17, 2020
    Web Meeting

    1. Welcome and introductions (12:01pm)

    -Sarah Sester welcomed everyone to webinar
    -Reminded everyone about the member survey and planning for 2021
     

    1.  Board Reports:
    1. Financial – Lisa
    1. Group in good standing
    2. $20,000 in assets between CD and checking account
    3. Holding our own
    1. Programs- Ron
    1. Sexual harassment training today
    2. October – Kevin – HR dept of one
    3. November – Wes Beckton – How to become a stronger leader: leading during a crisis
    4. January 2021 – Legal Update
    1. Membership – Sue O.
    1. 60 members
    2. Added 9 since January
    1. Website – Warren
    1. Sponsor lined up for October
    1. Community Outreach – Carmen
    1. Attended meeting with district – reaching out to SHRM now that they are backup and running
    2. Resume and interviewing skills
    3. Looking for panel to assist students for career
    4. Will be reaching out with details and she will share when available
    1. Legislative Update – Mike
    1. Keep up to date on DOL questions and answers on FFCRA
    2. Provided example of person electing online learning for child
    1. Social/Not a Social
    1. Sue to send info in follow up email
    2. Turned over to Kevin and Mike for Sexual Harassment Training Presentation
    3. Sarah concluded meeting at 1:33pm

     

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    August 20, 2020
    Web Meeting

    1. Welcome and introductions (12pm)

    Sarah Sester welcomed everyone to webinar
     

    1.  Board Reports:
    1. Financial – Lisa
    1. Group in good standing
    2. $20,000 in assets between CD and checking account
    1. Membership – Sue O.
    1. Currently 58 members
    • Two new members joining us
    1. Working through mini-series – Noodling
    • Next session, sept 8th.  Led by Sue Jayne – expert on diversity
    1. Programs- Ron
    1. Sept – Kevin/Mike – sexual harassment training
    2. October – Kevin – round table for HR dept of one
    3. November – (Open)
    • Calling for help to pick a topic
    1. Sarah asked members for ideas for November and 2021
    2. IV FV SHRM will not meet in December
    1. Website – Kristen
    1. Website up to date
    1. No legal update
    2. Intro for Mike Mastriani – Presentation on Strategic Planning (12:06pm)
    3. Question & Answers
    4. Meeting Concluded 12:51pm

     

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    July 16, 2020
    Web Meeting

     

    1. Welcome and introductions (12pm)

    Sarah Sester welcomed everyone to webinar
     

    1.  Board Reports:
    1. Programs – Judie
    1. Mike Mastriani in August
    2. September – possibly managing fatigue
    3. October – HR Department of One
    1. Financial – Lisa
    1. Group in good standing
    1. Membership – Sue O.
    1. Currently 58 members
    2. Programming- created noodling series on social injustice
    • info on website
    • hoping to do 4-5 30-minute sessions within the same scope
    • working on possibly getting credits for these sessions
    1. Website – Warren
    1. Website up to date
    2. Kristen has kept everything up very well
    1. Community Outreach – Carmen
    1. Attended district’s pathways meeting
      -     Get involved in professional development
    • Trying to figure out ways to do this at a socially distant manner
    • Reminded them that we could create interview cheat sheet and join HR panels
    1. Veteran’s at Work Certification – Sue J.
    1. No updates
    1. SHRM Updates – Sarah
    1. Virtual HR conference next week (2 days)
    • There are credits available
    1. Virtual meeting in October as state conference is not being held
    2. Mike Wong – Legal Update (12:06pm)
    3. Question & Answers
    4. Meeting Concluded 1:14pm

     

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    June 18, 2020
    Web Meeting

    1. Welcome and introductions (12:02pm)

             Sarah Sester welcomed everyone to webinar

     Board Reports:

    1. Financial – Lisa
           A.  Everything stable
    2. Membership – Sue O.
      1. Currently 58 members
      2. Working on scheduling more noodling sessions
      3. Announcements coming soon
    1. Programs – Judie
      1. July- Legal Update
      2. August- Mike Mastriani
      3. September- Presentation on Mental Health
      4. HRCI will grant business credit for IL FV SHRM’s May meeting
    2. Website – Warren
      1. Website up to date
      2. Kristen is doing a great job keeping it updated and with social media
    3. Upcoming events – Sarah
      1. Emails sent on IL SHRM Strategic Virtual Conference & Credits for COVID-19 related IL FV SHRM meetings
      2. Kristen sent this information out via email
    4. Veteran’s at Work Certification – Sue J.
      1. Sue is still available if anyone would like to meet for study sessions to complete certification
    5. Sarah – presented speaker Paul LaLonde – Previous IL FV SHRM board member to present Social Media & The HR Professional: Make Meaningful Connections, Advance Your Career and Build Your Brand
    6. Question & Answers
       
    7. Meeting Concluded 1:03pm

     

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    May 21, 2020
    Web Meeting

    1. Welcome and introductions (12:01pm)

             Sarah Sester welcomed everyone to webinar

    1.  Board Reports:
      1. Treasurer – Lisa- everything in order
      2. Future presenters - Ron
         -June still open
         - July – Legal Update
         -Two Scheduled for fall
      3. Membership – Sue - 59 members
         -Build more into our schedule
      4. Community Outreach – Carmen
          -Spoke to Yvonne with Compass solutions staffing – conversations with members       regarding challenges with hiring and staffing
           -Pathways launching career panels – want professionals to volunteer on helping with that
      5. Legislative Update – Keep up to date with CDC and Illinois health services
          -Increased time for people coming back
          -Symptom check
          -Chicago minimum wage raise – anyone that worked in City of Chicago and Paid Sick Leave
          -Does employer have to notify IDES if employee refuses to come back to work even though their job was offered back
             -Unemployment would then be denied
             -Communicate this to the employee before contacting IDES
      6. Social Media update – Sash – periodic updates on linked in and facebook
          -selective on posts
          -Reach out with any questions
      7. Sue Jayne – Is anyone interested in doing Veterans in the Workplace certification?
    2. Ron – presented speakers from Mueller and Co. Chris Gent & David (?)
      1. -COVID-19 in the Workplace: Paycheck Protection Program
    3. Question & Answers
       
    4. Meeting Concluded 1pm

       

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    April 16, 2020
    Web Meeting

    1. Welcome and introductions (12:01pm)

            Sarah Sester welcomed everyone to webinar
            -Hoping people are staying healthy and well
            -Board trying to be a resource for group
            -Sue O. sent email, SHRM CDC resource pages
            -If you have certain questions, check out LinkedIn page, ask questions, get feedback
            -Continue to look at format for more web meetings
            -Look for additional info from Mike Wong regarding legal update

    1.  Board Reports:
    1. Sue O. – Membership – 58 current members
    2. Lisa – financial update - $4000 in checking and $15k in CD
    3. Ron- Future presenters
       -June up in air
       -September – healthy workplace
    4. Mike Wong – Legal update
       -Employment world turned it’s head upside down
       -DOL updating FAQs on CARES Act
        -Caregivers – include babysitters, nannies, au pairs, family members watching your children
         -The reason you don’t have child care is because of COVID-19
        -CARES Act- small businesses loans – need to comply with law – the lender themselves are your gatekeeper
        -Talk with lender to find out what information needed, who qualifies, etc.
        -Make sure all issues are covered so the amount you pay employees can be forgiven
    5. Ron – presented speaker at 12:09pm
      -Yutaka Takagi – Ultimate Software: The Future According to 2020: 3 HR Mega Trends You Can’t Ignore
       
    6. Sarah concluded meeting at 1:06pm

     

    llinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    March 26, 2020
    Web Meeting

    1. Welcome and introductions (12:00pm)

    Mike Wong welcomed everyone to webinar and introduced sponsor

    1.  Sponsor Jason Amato – Take Down Eventures
    2. COVID-19 Webinar – ADA, Paid Sick Leave and Paid FMLA Presentation (12:12pm)
    3. Question and Answers (1:21pm)

    Meeting adjourned 1:37pm

     

    Illinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    February 21, 2020

    1. Welcome and call to order

    President Sester called the meeting to order and gave brief welcoming

    1. Introductions

    Chapter introductions were made

    1. Business Meeting (11:43)
      1. Committee updates
      2. Salute to militaries families volunteers – March 28th at Allstate Arena
    2. Introduction of Speaker: Scott Cruz – Reasonable Suspicion

    Meeting adjourned 12:47pm

     

    Illinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    January 16, 2020

    1. Welcome and call to order

    President Gruhlke called the meeting to order at 11:35am and gave brief welcoming

    1. Introductions

    Chapter introductions were made

    1. Business Meeting (11:42)
      1. Sarah Sester sworn in as chapter president
      2. New board members sworn in
      3. Thank you to Lisa Gruhlke for last two years of service as president
      4. Committee updates
    1. Presentation by Ron Pryor for Edward Jones
    2. Introduction of Speaker: Mike Wong – Legal Update

    Meeting adjourned 1:15pm