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Welcome to the Maryland SHRM State Council

Maryland SHRM State Council, Inc. is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP

We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. 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.

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest HR professional society, representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates.

We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!

MD SHRM is proud to be recognized as a Platinum State Council for 2015! The award is part of the SHRM Affiliate Program for Excellence, which aligns individual chapters and councils’ activities with SHRM’s aspirations for the HR profession. The award recognizes accomplishments and strategic activities and initiatives that enhance the human resources profession.  The EXCEL award can be earned at four levels: bronze, silver, gold and platinum, and each level has a prescribed set of requirements and accomplishments that have to be met.

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  • March 28, 2017 - 7:30am
    Dove Pointe 1225 Mt. Hermon Road Salisbury, MD 21804

    Strategic Planning Essentials for Human Resources

    Registration: 7:30 a.m.

    Professional Development Session: 8:00 a.m.

    1.0 SHRM PDC/HRCI credit pending


  • April 13, 2017
    Martin's West 6817 Dogwood Rd Baltimore, Maryland 21244 United States

    Save the date for CHRA’s Annual Spring Conference at Martin’s West on April 13, 2017.

  • April 19, 2017 - 6:00pm

    Preparing for an aging workforce-Focus on Medicare

    Due to a variety of factors, older adults are staying in the labor force longer.  Per the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the percentage of workers ages 65-74 is expected to break the 30% mark by 2022.  Is your organization ready?  Trudie Duodna and Lynne Pettey...

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