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  • December 10th from 9am to Noon:   AVHRA’s Annual Employment Law Summit
  • Columbia Basin SHRM HR Day on the Hill Friday January 29, 2021 8:00 am to 4:15pm





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YESVETS Initiative

AVHRA has joined forces with Employment Security Department, in partnership with Washington Department of Veterans AffairsDepartment of Commerce,Washington State Military Transition Council, and local chambers of commerce across the state to create a statewide campaign to hire veterans, supporting House Bill 2040. This Bill, introduced by Representative Gina McCabe, recognizes employers who show their commitment to veteran employment by hiring veterans into their workforce. Click here to learn more. 

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  • December 10, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
    • Background Screening: Protecting Your Organization from
      FCRA Litigation & Other Hot Compliance Traps - Deb Keller
      Deb Keller is President & Chief Compliance Officer of Total Insight Screening and is a certified
      SHRM Educator & Speaker. She’s a national authority on background screening,...
  • January 29, 2021 - 8:00am to 4:15pm
    virtual meeting


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