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Welcome to the Southwest Virginia SHRM Website

SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together. As the voice of all things work, workers and the workplace, SHRM is the foremost expert, convener and thought leader on issues impacting today's evolving workplaces. With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally. Learn more at SHRM.org and on Twitter @SHRM.

Southwest Virginia SHRM is an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. We serve the Southwest Virginia region including, but not limited to, the Counties of Dickenson, Lee, Russell, Scott, Washington, and Wise.

Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

 

SWVA SHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP

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Furloughed Workers May Lose FMLA Eligibility

Fri, 22 Jan 2021
Furloughs due to the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in some workers losing eligibility to take Family and Medical Leave Act... Read more

Lessons Learned from COVID-19 Lockdowns

Fri, 22 Jan 2021
Employers can learn key lessons from the self-imposed and regional lockdowns in 2020, whether that’s the success of remote work... Read more

Class of 2021 Uniquely Prepared to Join the Workforce

Fri, 22 Jan 2021
​With the COVID-19 pandemic poised to continue deep into 2021, the next generation of professionals faces substantial challenges when entering... Read more

President Issues Executive Order on Increased Worker Safety During Pandemic

Fri, 22 Jan 2021
President Joe Biden issued an executive order Jan. 21 calling for increased protection of the safety and health of workers... Read more