Shedd Aquarium, a recognized leader in animal care, conservation education and research, is pleased to announce the election of three new members to its Board of Trustees, including Gavin Hattersley of MillerCoors, John Hesselmann of Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Kim Simios of Ernst & Young.
Planning a family getaway or reunion can be a hectic affair. Coordinating accommodations and making sure everyone has a place to stay takes time and effort. When staying in Michigan City along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, that doesn’t need to be the case! The Beachwalk Resort makes accommodations easy and brings the added benefit of more visitors to the Michigan City area.
“Work Fierce” was this year’s theme at the Northern Indiana Human Resource Management Association’s (NIHRMA) 2018 Fall Conference. The conference focused on Human Resources professionals and their ability to grow, adapt, motivate, and respond in the workforce.
General Insurance Services has a new home in Valparaiso at 407 E. Lincolnway. Having previously been located in the Horizon Bank branch at the corner of Calumet and Burlington Beach Road, GIS is excited to be able to serve their clients in this larger office space.
Thursday evening, Economic Development Corporation Michigan City (EDCMC) partnered with Cadence Enviromental Energy Inc. to host their annual "Business After Hours" event in Michigan City. This event brings community members together to have a look at what the organization is doing and to get a sneak peek of what's to come for the next year.
A healthy workplace contributes to a healthy bottom line in any business. On September 13, Workforce Health hosted an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the redesign of its Valparaiso clinic. The event presented attendees the chance to tour the remodeled spaces and visit with the organization’s providers and corporate health consultants, such as business and health professionals from La Porte Hospital and Porter Regional. WorkForce Health Solutions is a service of both hospitals.
The Kennedy Center Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD), a nationally-recognized network focused on accessibility services has awarded Shedd Aquarium with the Community Asset Award for its “All Are Welcome: Accessibility and Inclusion” initiative. The honor recognizes achievements of cultural arts administrators or organizations that continually demonstrate success with access initiatives, improving accessibility for the disability community within their organization, city, state or region.
As HR professionals, we play a key role in contributing to the success of our business. That takes hard work. This year's NIHRMA Conference challenges you and your business colleagues to take it to the next level and WorkFierce!
Throwing the perfect party can be a daunting task. Making sure that the audio and visual effects will be adequate and in place, choosing what food and drinks to serve along with tables, venue, flowers, and even staffing issues create a headache that most don’t know how to handle. That’s where an event coordinator comes in.
On July 31, President Trump signed into law the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act after it passed unanimously in both the House and Senate. The Act reforms the career and technical education (CTE) system for the first time since 2006.
The La Porte Chamber represents over 350 members ranging from small businesses to large corporations throughout La Porte County and surrounding communities. Chamber events provide opportunities to meet and connect with a significant number of our active members, while our email program reaches well over 950 business professionals in the local area.