WMSUG February 2018 Meeting
 Announcement for WMSUG & i-94 User Group meeting - Feb 21st 

"Talent Acquisition Resource for the Future" 
by Laura Ubelhor, Consultech Services, Inc. 

The presentation discusses where and how to find the next generation of resource on IBM i. With many retiring and many looking for IBM i resource where do you turn to find resource? The presentation discusses options for finding resource including: 

- Connecting with Colleges 
- CEF (COMMON Education Foundation) 
- Local user groups connecting with community with student resource 
- Recruiting within from other departments 
- Mentor young or new IT resource 
- Training 
- Consulting and outsourcing 
- Cloud 
- Connecting with IBM i Academic Initiative 
- Job boards and recruiters 
- COMMON bootcamp and training focused for new resource 
- IBM i Fresh Faces 
- Reach out to others – don't reinvent the wheel 

If you are not available to join the meeting in person, consider a visit via the web! 
- Go to https://hthackney.webex.com/hthackney/j.php?MTID=m0317ec2cd0707c796e942fb9296975f5 
- If prompted to Log in, click: join as a participant 
- If prompted for password: power 
- Click "Join". 

You can use your telephone to listen to the audio portion of the webinar if it is not available through your computer.   Long distance charges may apply. 
Call-in toll number (US/Canada): 1-650-479-3208 Access code: 800 309 770

About the Presenter: 

​Laura Ubelhor is owner and operator of Consultech Services, Inc. and longtime advocate for IBM i education. Consultech, established in 1992, specializes in application development and support on IBM i and other platforms. Laura has a Masters of Science in Management Degree from Walsh College. Laura is a longtime volunteer with SEMIUG, currently serving as President and with COMMON currently serving as Secretary of the COMMON Education Foundation. 

Meeting ends at Noon. 

Date / Location 
Date:  Feb 21, 2018 
Time:  8am coffee and rolls, 8:30am presentation 
Place: The H.T. Hackney Co., 1180 58th Street SW, Wyoming MI, 49509. Ph: 616-261-6656 


Directions coming from the South: Take US-131 to EXIT 76 (68th street).  Turn Left (West) onto 68th street (up and over the 68th Street hill.) Go 0.3 miles to Clyde Park Ave.  Turn Right (North) onto Clyde Park.  Go 1.1 miles to 58th Street and turn Left (West).  Go 0.5 miles.  Look for The H.T. Hackney sign on the left. 

Directions coming from the North: Take US-131 to EXIT 78, (54th street), choose the center turn lane.  Turn wide Right (West) on 54th street.  Go 0.1 miles to Clyde Park Ave, moving into the left turn lane.  Turn Left (South) onto Clyde Park.  Go 0.6 miles to 58th Street and turn Right (West).  Go 0.5 miles.  Look for The H.T. Hackney sign on the left.

Parking is available in front of the building. Enter at the center doors. Members will be directed to the Multi-Purpose Conference Room. 

Map:  
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