Columbia, MD—March 5, 2018, Berkshire Associates Inc., a leading human resource consulting and technology firm, announces today the appointment of Patti Sauer as Managing Consultant. With over 20 years of affirmative action consulting experience, Patti brings to Berkshire a wealth of knowledge regarding Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) regulations, and will head up Berkshire’s new Tallahassee, FL office.
Berkshire Associates Provides a Helpful Solution to Reduce Risks During Recruitment and Hiring
Columbia, MD—October 2, 2017, Berkshire Associates announces the availability of Affirmative Action Compliance for Talent Acquisition eLearning course for federal contractors. Talent Acquisition is critical to affirmative action compliance, and hiring activities remain a high-risk area for violating federal guidelines enforced by the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).
On September 8, 2017, Beth Ronnenburg, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, President of Berkshire Associates Inc., will share with Triangle Industry Liaison Group (TILG) members her perspective on how the new Administration and new compliance expectations may impact Office of Federal Contract Compliance Program (OFCCP) Audits.
Columbia, MD—September 16, 2017, Berkshire Associates Inc., will attend the 2017 ASHHRA Conference & Exposition in Seattle, Washington. This annual healthcare human resources (HR) conference and expo brings together HR professionals in the healthcare field to share their knowledge and expertise specific to the healthcare industry. Berkshire will be among the 175 exhibitors providing attendees with expert advice on products and services that will help to advance healthcare HR.
On August 17, 2017, Erin Kwiatkowski, SPHR, SHRM-SCP of Berkshire Associates Inc., discusses how to create valuable and effective recruitment strategies while minimizing legal risk. Participants will be given instruction on defining an Internet Applicant, minimizing recordkeeping, and the importance of dispositioning candidates. Attendees of this timely session will leave with a better understanding of:
Columbia, MD—June 18-21 Berkshire Associates, Inc. will attend the 2017 SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition being held in New Orleans. This annual conference brings together experts, strategists, practitioners, proven business leaders, and peers to gain unique insight into the innovative new practices in the HR industry.
Columbia, MD—Berkshire Announces today that Beth Ronnenburg, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, President of Berkshire Associates, and Lynn Clements Director of Regulatory Affairs at Berkshire Associates, will collaborate with industry experts in four separate sessions August 2 and 3 at 2017 ILG National Conference in San Antonio, Texas.
Recently, Berkshire collected 27 handwritten “Get Well” cards, and 56 “Thank You” cards on behalf of the The National Remember our Troops Campaign (NROTC). In addition to the cards, Berkshire also donated $614 to this great cause! NROTC is a military and Veterans’ charity dedicated to remembering the service and sacrifice of all military service members and all Veterans and their families; supporting those in need and letting them know they’re not forgotten.
On September 24, 2016 Berkshire employees and their families joined members of the community for the Alzheimer's Association's 2016 Howard County Walk to End Alzheimer's. Participants solicited sponors, and the team raised $2,490. Berkshire then matched that for a total of $4,980! The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. The fight for a cure to end Alzheimer's is a cause near to Berkshire's heart because in 2012 our founder, Dawn S. Hyde, passed away from the disease.