Skip to Page Content

Welcome to SHRM Western CT


Maximize Your Employee Benefits: A Guide to Open Enrollment

WEBINAR 10/10/23 at 9:00 AM
For Gmail Users:
Manage Your Gmail Email, To-Do List and Increase Your Productivity!


We are the Western Connecticut affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, our chapter offers networking, educational resources, professional development, updates on legislative changes affecting local employers and so much more.

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.

We invite you to attend any upcoming event – it’s the best way to see firsthand what we offer to HR professionals and those interested in entering the HR field.

If you are not a member of SHRM National, we encourage you to join that organization as well.  Together, we are better!   Fill out a membership application online at Don't forget to enter the SHRM Western CT Chapter (Chapter #441) info under local affiliate!


Upcoming Events

See All >
  • September 27, 2023 - 8:00am
    Hampton Inn, 81 Newtown Road, Danbury

    Open Enrollment is a critical period for both employers and employees. It's when your team can make important decisions about their healthcare, insurance, and more.

    This presentation is designed to help you, the employer, understand the significance of Open Enrollment and provide you with the tools and knowledge...

  • October 10, 2023 - 9:00am
    Webinar, delivered virtually

    Do you want to......

    -Be more productive?
    -Get your to-do list in order?
    -Feel like you are controlling your email instead of it controlling you?

    If you use Gmail and want to crush any of these resolutions in the year ahead, then join us for Focus to Evolve's Gmail Balance...

News from SHRM

EEOC Releases Strategic Enforcement Plan

Fri, 22 Sep 2023
The EEOC on Sept. 21 released its Strategic Enforcement Plan (SEP) for fiscal years 2024-2028. The document emphases the EEOC’s... Read more

German Temp Workers Can Be Paid Less if Labor Pact Confers Offsetting Benefits

Fri, 22 Sep 2023
Temporary workers in Germany can be paid less than permanent employees in a comparable position if a collective bargaining agreement... Read more

Internship Gives Insight into Running a Business

Fri, 22 Sep 2023
A summer internship at Allstate insurance company is an example of how companies can design internships not only to build... Read more

Ask HR: How Do Colleagues Write Letters of Recommendation?

Fri, 22 Sep 2023
What's the best way to write a letter of recommendation for a former co-worker? Should job applicants still send thank-you... Read more