Join Us September 29th

PerformYard Forum 2022

A free performance management workshop for practicing HR professionals. Join your peers at this half-day virtual forum.

The PerformYard Forum brings together HR professionals interested in modern performance management. This fast-paced event elevates the voices of practicing HR leaders, sharing the stories of how they designed and built their performance management processes. Sessions cover everything you'll need to bring change to your own organization.

Performance Management A-Z

Our curated sessions cover the full performance management process. Get actionable ideas from practicing HR professionals and up to 4 hours of SHRM CE credits.

Welcome to PerformYard Forum 2022

Kick off the PerformYard Forum with PerformYard CEO, Ben Hastings. Learn the framework for designing a modern performance management strategy and discover all the ways to connect with your peers during the Forum.

11:00am - 11:25 EDT

Find and Align on Purpose

Great performance management starts with an understanding of purpose. Hear how Angelique Ellis, HR Manager at IBIS Management, and Jennifer Switzler, Director of HR at Boyer & Ritter found purpose for their processes.

11:30am - 12:00pm EDT

Cycle Design:
People, Timing & Questions

How do you design a review cycle? Kim Moshlak, Principle Consultant at Helios HR and Jen Menninger, Practice Manager at Blue Ash Pet Hospital, will share how they approached challenges like form questions and cycle timing.

12:05pm - 12:35pm EDT

Integrate Goals & Performance

Goal setting is key to effective performance management. Learn how Sean Beers, President of Dovetail Workwear, and Patrick Fitzgerald, VP of Finance at Lightspeed Aviation have integrated goal setting into their approach to managing employee performance.

12:40pm - 1:10pm EDT

Cultivate a Culture of Feedback

Effective and frequent feedback is the fuel for effective performance management. Hear new ideas from Megan McCoy, HR Manager at CIPE, and Ash Taylor, COO for Cohen Closing & Title, for making feedback a bigger part of your organizational culture.

1:15pm - 1:45pm EDT

Design Process for Employee Experience

HR may design the process, but employees execute it. Learn best practices from Phil Hayes, Vice President at the Arnold Group, and Timprince Graves, Director of HR at Wayne Metro, for creating employee-centric performance management processes that will actually get done.

2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT

Partner with Leadership: 
A Seat at the Table

Modern performance management does more than check a box. See how Mayank Singh, HR Manager at Coordinated Family Care, and Stephanie Lionetti, HR Generalist at Promontory Mortgage Path, partner with leadership to make performance management core to company strategy.

2:35pm - 3:05pm EDT

Lead Managers: 
How to Execute Together

The most effective performance management strategies are built on top of a strong collaboration with management. Learn how HR leaders Fredricia Cunegin, CEO of HRinMotion, and Mike Malynn, VP of HR at Stealth Biotherapeutics, foster these relationships.

3:10pm - 3:40pm EDT

Where can we go from here?

Close out the day with a discussion on how you can continue your performance management journey. We'll share worksheets and resources so you can keep the momentum going even after the event is over.

3:45pm - 4:00pm EDT

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We're All Getting Together

The Forum is a place to meet and learn from your peers. No professional speakers or Hollywood actors here. It's about the real world experiences of practicing HR professionals.

Panel Discussions

Hear how talented HR pros are solving today's performance management challenges.

Guided Round-Tables

Join the conversation and get actionable advice from your peers in our guided round-tables.

1-to-1 Networking

Matched networking helps you find HR pros with complimentary skills at similar organizations.

Join Us September 29th

The Forum is open to practicing HR professionals or people currently overseeing HR. If that’s you, complete the form to claim your spot at the event.
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