IHRIM Presents: Night out with the Tribe!

Our Program:


Please join the Cleveland Chapter IHRIM for a fun and exciting event to:

  • Network with other HR/IS professionals in Northeast Ohio
  • Enjoy cocktails and appetizers
  • Learn about the other valuable Cleveland Chapter IHRIM events scheduled for 2009
  • Participate in a presentation on “HR Best Practices in a Down Economy”
  • Attend the Cleveland Indians Home Game versus the Chicago White Sox!

In the presentation, we will discuss how each component of a dynamic Human Resources Department can bring value to the organization and lead change that will help the organization meets its goals. This presentation will provide specific examples of various Human Resources practices, and the value they add within a company during these tough economic times. Practical examples will include processes within compensation, benefits, communications, and the use of technology. 

Our Speakers:


Tedd Long, Principal and the National Practice Leader,  HR Innovation, Findley Davies.

Mr. Long has over twenty years of experience working in various areas of Human Resources, including health and welfare benefits, employee communications, self-service delivery, sourcing strategy, and HR technology. Prior to joining Findley Davies, Mr. Long was the founder and CEO of an HR outsourcing firm that serviced clients throughout North America. His work in HR Innovation has been published in Workspan, CIO Magazine, Workforce Management, Spencer’s Research Digest, Human Resources Magazine, Top Consultant.com, and SHRM.org. He has served as a speaker at the annual International Association for Human Resource Information Management (IHRIM) Conference and as a presenter for HR-related continuing education programs for Lorman Education Services. Mr. Long has served as a member of the SHRM Human Resource Development Committee.

Time and Location:

Tuesday, May 12th

5:00-7:00 pm – Flannery’s Pub*

323 E. Prospect

Cleveland, Ohio 44115



 7:05 pm – Progressive Field

Section 130

Lower Box 

 *Please Note: Although we cannot guarantee the rate, we’ve been advised that valet parking will be available for $8 directly behind Flannery’s on East 4th. 

Please Register:

Please register by Monday, February 9th, 2009 to MaryAnn Sciarappa at msciarappa@gmail.com.  Fees are payable at the door or mail payment to: 


651 Orchardview Rd.,

Seven Hills, OH 44131

Please make checks payable to IHRIM

Program Fees: 

Everyone – $20

Includes 2 drink tickets, appetizers, presentation (at Flannery’s) and a ticket to the baseball game worth $45!  

Presentation Slides:

HR Best Practices in a Down Economy 


This and all sessions proudly sponsored by:

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