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    What's Keeping Human Resources Up at Night?

    March 14, 2019
    8:15 AM - 10:15 AM
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    Worcester Technical High School
    1 Skyline Drive
    Worcester, MA 01605


    A conversation with Bob Selle, CHRO, Ocean State Job Lot

    As an HR Professional, you wear many hats and juggle a multitude of responsibilities. A tight labor market, rising health care costs, maintaining your employer brand, utilizing analytics to make sound decisions, legislative changes are just a few of the issues facing human resources today.  Join Bob Selle, CHRO, Ocean State Lot, for “What’s Keeping HR Up at Night”.  This conversational meeting approach will give you the opportunity to share your challenges and gain insight from a leader in organizational change and development.


    Bob designs, develops and manages human capital strategy and processes for high-growth companies. He has led culture change and organizational design for some of America's most recognized retailers, progressing from store leadership to executive leadership over two decades with Kmart and Kohl's.  He now serves as the Chief Human Resource Officer for the Northeast's premier close-out retailer Ocean State Job Lot leading a transformation that has named them a Forbes Best Midsize Employer in 2017 and 2018.  Named “HR Icon of the Year” in 2018 by Onconferences, Bob advises companies on leveraging a focus on people and their wellbeing to drive engagement, happiness, and business results.  His transformational leadership at Ocean State Job Lot has earned the company multi-state Healthiest Employer three years running which has led to marked improvements in associate retention and engagement.  As a believer in collaboration and giving back, he is a presenter and collaborator for CHRO Online, Harvard Business Review Advisory Council, Bersin Leadership Exchange and a member of McKinsey Executive Panel.  

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