Workshop 1C | Building a Business Case for Employee Resource Groups

Thursday, May 19
9:30 AM–10:30 AM

Location: Edison North

Hashtag: #DEAM16

Session Topic: OFCCP Compliance
Session Type: Workshop (All); Workshop C

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About This Session

Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) are critically important to businesses, and can make a positive impact on an organization’s recruitment, retention and talent development. Eric Airola, Sr. Director of HR for J.B. Hunt Transport will discusses:

• What ERGs are and how they work to promote corporate goals

• How to develop a business case for having ERGs

• How to create ERGs within your organization

• Lessons learned from J.B. Hunt's establishment of GROW, their Growing & Retaining Outstanding Women ERG