Celebrating 5 Decades of Excellence!
Save the Date - March 10th & 11th!

That is correct! NOHRC 2016 is scheduled for TWO days this year in honor of its 50th birthday. We're celebrating 5 Decades of Excellence and hope that you can join us!

Recertification Update! Our 2-day program has been approved for 9.25 SHRM Professional Development Credits (PDCs); 4 credits on Thursday and 5.25 credits on Friday. The conference has been awarded 8.5 recertification credits by the HR Certification Institute (3.5 credits on Thursday and 5 credits on Friday). Note that 4.0 of the 5.0 credits for Friday are considered business by HRCI.

In addition to our full day of quality programming on Friday March 11, we're adding a 1/2 day workshop on Thursday, March 10, 2016. The workshop, Mastering the Art of Negotiation, presented by Val Grubb, is designed to provided customized and outcome-focused training to HR Professionals.Val took the time to create a video for us.  Click HERE to view. Click HERE to learn more about the workshop on Thursday. Please note that registration for this workshop is limited to 250 participants.

Our two Friday Keynotes are set as well!  We'll start our day with Jay Kuhns presenting 2025 Leadership Experience: Redefining Talent and the Future of Work.  Jay will focus on what our workplaces and people could look like in just 10 years.  Jay is a high-energy speaker that you won't want to miss! Click HERE to learn more about Jay Kuhns and his opening keynote session for NOHRC 2016.


Our luncheon keynote is Cheryl Cran, presenting the session Lead with 20/20 Vision.  Cheryl will share many insights on trends, technologies, and case studies. Click HERE to learn more about the session presented by Cheryl Cran.


But wait there's more! Val took the time to create a video for us.  Click HERE to view. What a great session to have at NOHRC's Birthday Celebration!


Our speaker committee is working hard to complete our 2016 schedule so return to often for updates!


Registration options include BOTH DAYS; THURSDAY-ONLY; or FRIDAY-ONLY. - Your choice!  Click HERE to review our pricing options for NOHRC 2016!

Please plan on attending the 50th annual Northern Ohio Human Resource Conference (NOHRC) and expect to learn, network, earn credits, and have fun while attending Northeast Ohio's premier HR Conference.  Don't miss out on NOHRC's 50th anniversary celebration!



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Join us for NOHRC Social Events on Thursday AND Friday!

Thursday, March 10 – Pre-conference Networking Social, hosted by Cleveland SHRM! Cleveland SHRM will be hosting the pre-conference networking social at Berea Union Depot Taverne! Enjoy food, drinks and good company. The event is from 5:30 to 7:...

Support March of Dimes at NOHRC 2016!

This year we will be helping March of Dimes raise funds by collecting clothing, shoes, accessories, books, linens and small household items. Bring your donations to the conference, and a collection truck will be available outside of the I-X Center &#...

NOHRC 2016 registration is limited for the ½ Day Workshop on Thursday, March 10, 2016

In addition to the full day of quality programming on Friday, March 11, 2016, NOHRC is expanding into a 2-day event. Kicking off the conference is a 1/2 day workshop on Thursday, March 10, 2016. The workshop, Leadership Skills for …

The NOHRC committee is excited to host Jay Kuhns, SPHR as the morning keynote speaker and Cheryl Cran as the luncheon keynote speaker!

In Jay’s session, “2025 Leadership  Experience: Redefining Talent and the Future of Work,” he will use his epic personal energy and experience to share insights, strategy, predictions and powerful illustrations of what the future holds. This session ...


  • March 10 - 11, 2016

  • I-X Center - Cleveland