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Welcome to the Human Resources Group of West Michigan

Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.

The HRG program year offers nine regularly scheduled meetings on relevant topics featuring outstanding speakers, plus occasional events such as social and golf outings.

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!

 Click here to submit your online application to join our chapter.

Upcoming Events

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  • February 16, 2023 - 8:00am to 9:15am
    NEW LOCATION Prince Conference Center 1800 E Beltline Ave SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546

    Topic: LGBTQ+ In the HR World

    Featuring: Jazz McKinney, Executive Director of the Grand Rapids Pride Center

    In an increasingly inclusive, global, and interconnected world, it’s essential for community members and organizations to recognize and understand sexual and...

  • March 16, 2023 - 8:00am to 9:15am
    Prince Conference Center 1800 E Beltline Ave SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546

    Topic: Selection - Onboarding - Coaching - Employee Development - Engagement = The Mixing Bowl of Retention

    Featuring:  Mike Kestly, President and Founder of Kestly Development

    Please join us to learn about “The Mixing Bowl of Retention.” From Selection to Engagement, Mike...

  • April 20, 2023 - 8:00am to 9:45am

    Topic: Legal Update

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