Overheard at SHRM: Top 10 things from the annual conference
1. Health and wellness benefits on the rise
Certified nurse practitioner conducts a check-up on a patient at a Community Clinic Inc. health center in Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg
2. Setting its course
3. Addressing workplace bias
4. Health, wellness and substance abuse
Blister packs containing tablets of OxyContin, sold in China by Mundipharma Pharmaceutical Co., are arranged for a photograph at an undisclosed location in China, on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. In China, powered by soaring cancer rates and an aging population, OxyContin is turning into a hit. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg
5. Taking a seat at the table
SHRM 2018 Conference at McCormick Place in Chicago Monday General Session United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz with Johnny Taylor (Photo by Anne Ryan for SHRM)
6. Fur family benefits
Petsmart sales associate Helen Kozak (left) helps customer Pam Kessel adopt Baxter, a two year-old female cat, Tuesday, June 4, 2002 in Evanston, Illinois. Petsmart Inc.'s first-quarter earnings surged, and the largest U.S. retailer of pet supplies raised its full-year profit forecast as services such as grooming bolster sales. Photographer: Tannen Maury/ Bloomberg News.
7. The power of branding
8. Regulations and compliance
The United States Capitol stands at sunrise in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. Senate leaders are poised to reach an agreement as early as today to bring a halt to the fiscal standoff, and now must race the clock to sell the plan to lawmakers before U.S. borrowing authority runs out this week. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images
9. Financial wellness is the rage
10. Bulletproofing your company from harassment risk