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    November 21st, 2024 Chapter Meeting - Unlock Immediate HR Wins: Practical AI Techniques for Managing

    Date: November 21, 2024, 11:30am – 1:00pm
    Holiday Inn Christiansburg and Live Online Zoom

    Free for Members
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    Unlock Immediate HR Wins

    Practical AI techniques for Managing People

    Paul Carney

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    In a Forrester Consulting commissioned by Workday in August, 2023, they found that 70% of people leaders believe AI will be crucial for success in HR in the next five years, but only 34% of employees said they have a good understanding of AI and how it can be used in the workplace. In addition, despite data privacy, bias and ethical concerns, AI is being deployed at a rapid pace, with 52% of HR leaders participating in a June 2023 Gartner benchmarking session indicating that they were exploring potential use cases and opportunities when it came to generative AI.This session is an invaluable opportunity for HR professionals like you to overcome your hesitation and uncertainty of AI. Mastering AI tools and techniques is not just about keeping pace with technology; it's about leveraging these advanced resources to fill in knowledge gaps, enhance decision-making, and drive productivity.Learning to utilize AI not only streamlines operations but also significantly boosts your capacity to deliver increased business outcomes, making you more valuable and a strategic asset to your organization. You will leave equipped with practical, actionable strategies that you can implement immediately, turning your uncertainty into confidence and empowering you to leverage AI effectively in your daily tasks.


    • Identify and Master the Key Elements of Effective AI Prompts
    • Translate HR Challenges into Structured AI Queries
    • Differentiate Between Simple and Complex AI Prompts for Diverse HR Scenarios
    • Implement AI Strategies for Enhanced HR Decision-Making and Efficiency

    From the intricate world of business and technology to the dynamic domain of human resources, Paul Carney has covered it all. Today, Paul performs as the Chief Human Resources Officer for Carter Bank. With over 30 years of experience across business, IT, and HR, Paul seamlessly blends his roles to be a trusted HR advisor. And Paul isn't just all talk; he’s penned his wisdom into his insightful book, Move Your Æ(ash): Know, Grow, and Show Your Career Value. Lauded for its innovative way to calculate a person’s career value, the book launched in 2018 and quickly found its place on the desks of many ambitious professionals. Paul's expertise is not limited to HR alone; he earned respected accreditations from the Blockchain Council as an AI Expert™ and Certified Prompt Engineer™. Away from the hustle and bustle of his professional life, Paul shares an active life with his best friend and wife, Lisa, in Oak Ridge, NC. Together, they relish the simple joys - quality time with their two adult children, the natural beauty of the beach, and their shared love for wine. And this isn't just any ordinary love for wine; Paul and Lisa turned their passion into achievement when they received the prestigious Level 2 Award in Wine, making every sip an educated experience of aromas and flavors.