Monday, November 22, 2010

CRHRA Presents: Get Your GRIT® Together!

Albany, NY - The Capital Region Human Resource Association (CRHRA) will hold its annual Holiday Luncheon on Wednesday, December 15, 2010.

Join us at the Holiday Inn on December 15, 2010 for our annual Holiday Luncheon and mingle with friends and colleagues to celebrate the holiday season!  After networking and lunch, our featured monthly speaker, Laurie Joslin, will share with CRHRA members how to transform their organizations into professional, compassionate and ethical teams that gets results.  The program will demonstrate how to get real results in the workplace – maybe not exactly like John Wayne did in True Grit, but with GRIT®.  In today’s workplace, employers need tough characters who embody Generosity, Respect, Integrity, and Truth.  It is what one often finds missing at work – and in life. Discover how to get your GRIT® together, and create the foundation to transform your workplace into a productive and enjoyable environment, where people want to come to work. 

With a passion for developing accountable and proactive workplace solutions, Laurie Joslin established Unlimited Coaching Solutions, Inc. in 1999.  She has been a catalyst in workplace change ever since.  Laurie brings over 18 years of corporate experience in human relations, management, sales, marketing and training.  She is a board member of the Wester NY Entrepreneurs Organization, a member of NHRA, ASTD, SHRM, the Rochester Business Alliance and the Geneva Chamber of Commerce.  Laurie is certified as a New York State trainer, United States Navy trainer, a DiSC facilitator and The Four AgreementsTM  leader.  She earned her BA in Communications from SUNY Courtland.

This program has been submitted for 1.0 credit hours toward PHR and SPHR recertification through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI). 

This event begins with registration, networking, and lunch buffet from 11:00am – 12:30pm and program from 12:30pm – 1:30pm at the Holiday Inn on Wolf Road in Albany.

Reservations may be made at or by contacting CRHRA at (518) 463-8687.  The events are open to the public.  CRHRA Members $30, Non-Members $35, Students $15.

The Capital Region Human Resource Association is the Northeastern New York State Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). CRHRA is a local organization dedicated to serving Human Resource Professionals and has been advancing the profession for over 60 years.  The Chapter was founded in 1946 and is currently comprised of over 1000 professionals, employed in various human resource functions in over 450 companies region wide. 

For more information about CRHRA or to become a member, visit CRHRA’s website ( or contact CRHRA by phone (518) 463-8687.