7 HR Challenges of Small Businesses

April Simpkins, President of HRS&S Consulting, LLC, has worked with over 900 businesses in 15 different industries. After engaging with this many organizations, April realized there were universal challenges encountered by nearly all of them; this presentation tackles the 7 most common.

Who should attend this workshop?

If you manage people or will in the future, you need to be here. This workshop will benefit leaders in positions that include:

  • Business Owners
  • Manager
  • Medical Practice Administrators
  • HR Professionals

Why should you attend this workshop?

Many small businesses view adding employees as a sign of growth and success. Without the knowledge of what it takes to manage employees and remain compliant, this sign of success can quickly become a source of frustration.

Employees are a big-ticket item and when managing employees isn’t done well it can simultaneously cripple your bottom line and decrease morale. This workshop provides learning opportunities that will help you to navigate employee management and compliance.

What are the takeaways of this workshop?

This is not a sales presentation on using consultants. This information-packed learning experience will leave attendees more informed. Most importantly, attendees will walk away with actionable items that will immediately impact the relationship between the attendees and their employees.

Charlotte, NC
December 5, 8a-12p
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Greenville, SC
December 7, 8a-12p
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About the presenter April Simpkins, PHR, SHRM-CP

  • Dually-certified in human resources by the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) and the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)
  • President of the Carolinas Chapter of SHRM
  • Over 25 years of human resources experience; 16 of those years as the President of HRS&S
    Consulting, LLC
  • Named one of the 50 Most Influential Women of 2016 by the Mecklenburg Times
  • Finalist for the 2015 South Carolina HR Professional of the Year Award presented by the South
    Carolina Chamber of Commerce
  • 2015-2016 – Chair, Small Business Council, York County Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Published Writer: “8 HR Considerations As You Grow Your Team” B2B Tribe Magazine

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“April has presented numerous times to our leadership team. She is insightful and engaging. Several of my managers have implemented her tips and as a result, are better leaders.”

Director of Operations
Multi-site Restaurant Group
635 employees

“We had our entire staff attend April’s training on resolving conflict in the workplace. I saw an immediate change in how my team interacted with one another. The greatest benefit was receiving tools that we could use immediately. This training changed the atmosphere here, and as a result attendance is up and so is morale.”

Chief Operations Officer
14 employees

“April talked with our staff about compliance. I was impressed by the depth of her knowledge and how personable she was. Every one of our employees thanked me for bringing her in to answer their questions. She’s an HR rock star in my book!”

CPA firm
26 employees