Published: January, 2022
Human Resources has moved beyond being a cost center and is instead a business partner in many organizations. This transition has forced companies to look at employee challenges through a strategic lens. The 7 HR Challenges of Small and Mid-Sized Businesses considers some of the most common challenges of organizations changing from tactical to strategic vision. This online webinar will cover, among other things, sourcing talent, leadership training, classifying workers, and the importance of creating a retention strategy.
This online CPE webinar covered following key topics:
This Online CPE/CE webinar on Human Resources is recommended for HR professionals and other professionals whose profile involves dealing with HR matters
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Founder, April Simpkins Enterprise LLC
APRIL SIMPKINS SHRM-CP, PHR, - April is a dually certified HR Professional with 30 years of executive-level Human Resources experience. April is an HR Consultant, and the Chief Human Resources Officer for Totalhr, a human resources services firm focused on supporting the HR needs of small- to mid-sized businesses. She has helped more than 1000 business owners shape and develop their human capital.
April's experience and expertise, coupled with her continued study of Human Resources trends, has made her a trusted advisor for many in the business community. It also led to an invitation to The Business Journal Leadership Trust, which allows April to share her expertise with leaders nationwide. She has been a requested presenter and guest speaker for organizations that include Harvard University Extension School, Winthrop University, The Citadel, EEOC, and The City of Charleston, to name a few. She is also a member of the SHRM Speakers Bureau.
April is a board member of both the York County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the SC Small Business Development Centers (SBDC). She is the Chapter Chair for the Charlotte affiliate of the Women Presidents Organization (WPO), a non-profit membership organization for women presidents, CEOs, and managing directors of privately held, multimillion-dollar companies. In 2016 WPO honored April with the Woman of Color Award for her business achievements.
April was the Diversity Director for the South Carolina Society for Human Resources Management from 2018 - 2020. In 2020 April received the Unsung Hero Award from Greenville SHRM for her exemplary leadership in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Her service and commitment to the HR community and the profession's advancement led to her selection as a member of the HR Advisory Board for Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC. She works with a team of HR thought leaders who have been charged with designing the human resources undergraduate and postgraduate degree curriculum and programs.
April has received many awards and honors for her business acumen. Her awards include: the 2020 Women In Business Achievement Award from the Charlotte Business Journal, the 2018 Fort Mill/ Tega Cay Business Person of The Year Award from the York County Regional Chamber, the Movers & Shaker Award given by Business Leader Magazine and, in 2016, April was named one of Charlotte's 50 Most Influential Women by Mecklenburg Times.
April is a classically trained pianist, an avid runner, athlete, mother, wife, and entrepreneur.
May 26th, 2022
I am 40 hours in and this was my favorite webinar on myCPE. April gave a fantastic presentation. Looking forward to finding more of her presentations on the site.
Jun 16th, 2021
The content was great and April was an excellent presenter. She was clear and concise, included relevant information. The examples and exercises were helpful. I had some difficulty with the recording and had to stop and go into a different browser (Chrome instead of Edge) but was able to manage.
Sep 2nd, 2021
It was well put together and relevant.
Aug 23rd, 2021