BirdDogHR User Event 2018

Attract. Hire. Develop. Inspire.

Join us on October 9 for the 2018 BirdDogHR User Event

Open to customers and non-customers alike, you are invited to learn about trends in talent management, get best practices for solving those challenges using the BirdDogHR Talent Management System and network with like-minded HR and training leaders.

Agenda

The BirdDogHR User Event is a 2-track day full of learning, collaboration and features sessions for companies with both a pre-hire and post-hire workforce development focus.

A seminar audience claps enthusiastically for their presenter.

Pre-Hire Sessions will cover recruiting, social recruiting and onboarding. Post-Hire Sessions will cover learning, performance and succession planning. There will also be General Sessions for all attendees featuring Talent Management Trends and BirdDogHR Roadmap and Roundtables to get up close and personal with the software and the people who are using it the most.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time Session Type Topic
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM All Registration and Networking Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM General Session
Opening Keynote: Talent Management Strategies for the Modern Workforce
Creating an exceptional workplace is an evolving process. Hear from senior industry leaders about what is working and what's next to create a winning talent management strategy.
Todd Skokan
President & CEO, BirdDogHR
Chris Lennon
VP of Product Development, BirdDogHR
Tom Stemm
CEO, Ryvit
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Pre-Hire Track
Recruiting and Onboarding: Best Practices to Keep You on Top
Beginners and pros alike will take away new best practices for their recruiting and onboarding strategy.
Lori Lamping
Director of Solutions, BirdDogHR
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Post-Hire Track
Performance and Learning: Best Practices to Keep You on Top
With employee engagement being top of mind for all employers, get new best practices to enhance your performance and training strategy.
Chris Lennon
VP of Product Development, BirdDogHR
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM All Break
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Pre-Hire Track
Creating a Winning Candidate Journey
A great job description and employer brand are just the beginning. Fine tune your recruiting process to capture more talent and create a better candidate experience.
Maggie Bundy
Solutions Consultant, BirdDogHR
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Post-Hire Track
From Buddy to Boss: Delivering Management Training that Makes a Difference
How does a great employee become a great manager? Get the recent trends in upskilling your managers for success.
Abby Adamson
Director of Product Development, BirdDogHR
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Pre-Hire Track
Recruiting and Compliance: Need-to-Know Facts to Be Audit Ready
Changes in federal regulations is among the top concerns worrying HR leaders in 2018. Attend this session for an update of what's new, what's coming and best practices to complete in order to be audit ready.
Lori Lamping
Director of Solutions, BirdDogHR
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Post-Hire Track
Employee Engagement that Drives Business Success
Feedback, company culture and collaborative relationships are all tools necessary for engaging employees in today’s workforce. How does your company measure up? Learn more about the tools you have and the tools you need for an all-star team.
Abby Adamson
Director of Product Development, BirdDogHR
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM All Networking Lunch
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM General Session
Making Talent Management Work for You: 3 Customer Stories and Panel Discussion
Three industry pros share the talent management strategies that have brought them success. Q&A to follow.
Bryan May
VP of Business Development, BirdDogHR
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM General Session
See it in Action: Full System Demonstration of the BirdDogHR Talent Management System
You've heard about the features all day - now see them in action. Created by customer request, we'll show you how to implement all of the strategies that have been discussed.
Lori Lamping
Director of Solutions, BirdDogHR
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM All Break
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM All
BirdDogHR Product Roadmap Update
Get a sneak peek into the process BirdDogHR follows to create our product roadmap, and learn about exciting upcoming features. President and CEO, Todd Skokan, will be on hand to hear your feedback. 
Todd Skokan
President & CEO, BirdDogHR
Chris Lennon
VP of Product Development, BirdDogHR
Abby Adamson
Director of Product Development, BirdDogHR
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM Pre-Hire Track
Recruiting and Onboarding Roundtables
Bring on the networking! Attend this session for structured and unstructured conversations about hiring strategy and functionality.
Lori Lamping
Director of Solutions, BirdDogHR
Maggie Bundy
Solutions Consultant, BirdDogHR
Jonason Sturdivant
Director of Sales and Customer Retention, BirdDogHR
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM Post-Hire Track
Performance, Learning and Succession Planning Roundtables
Bring on the networking! Attend this session for structured and unstructured conversations about talent management strategy and functionality.
Chris Lennon
VP of Product Development, BirdDogHR
Abby Adamson
Director of Product Development, BirdDogHR
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM All
Networking Happy Hour
Kick back and reflect on the day with your peers over drinks and hors d'oeuvres. Also, don't miss our popular signature "Taildot" drink.

Agenda subject to change without notice.

90% of last year’s attendees would recommend the BirdDogHR User Event to a friend

2017 Event Attendees Said...

It was a pleasure meeting all of the folks that I have talked to on the phone many times, as well as others in the field. This community experiences similar opportunities and challenges we face on a daily basis.

Looking forward to next year!

Registration is now open and limited. Register early because you won’t want to miss this great event!

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BirdDogHR is providing registration for this event via Eventbrite, so your information will come directly to us. Similar to last year, the event will be co-located with the AGC of America Construction HR and Training Professionals Conference (HR TED) but we do not have any overlap with their scheduled events. If you would like to register for the AGC event, please visit them online.

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    Hotel

    Situated in downtown Fort Worth, Texas, The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel offers a 4-star experience steps away from Sundance Square. Relax and recharge in thoughtfully outfitted accommodations, all of which boast creature comforts like plush pillowtop mattresses and LCD flat-screen televisions. After a restful night’s sleep, experience all that the area has to offer, including the historic Fort Worth Stockyards and the family-friendly Fort Worth Zoo.

    The block rate for room reservations at The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel is $209.00 per night. The cut-off for this rate is September 18.

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