ARSHRM - Arkansas SHRM State Council

Promoting and Serving
the Human Resource Profession in Arkansas

SHRM -  Society for Human Resources Professionals

ARSHRM Achievements

ARSHRM earned the SHRM Platinum Excel Award in 2016

2016 SHRM Excel Award: Platinum Chapter

The Excel Awards recognize achievements by SHRM chapters and state councils in three categories:

  1. Serving HR professionals: Initiatives that support and promote professionals with HR responsibility to be successful business leaders. Activities may be related to certification, professional learning, or skills development.
  2. Advancing the HR profession: Initiatives advancing the HR Profession by creating awareness with or supporting key constituents including workplace, government and regulatory representatives, employers, schools, media and the community at large. Activities may be outreach and awareness programs, government or public affairs, or focused on key issues such as inclusion, diversity, or workforce readiness.
  3. Enhancing the SHRM community: Initiatives providing programs and services that support SHRM, meet members’ needs, or further the Chapter or State Council efforts. Activities may include efforts to foster member engagement, retention and acquisition, volunteer development and recognition, or supporting the SHRM Foundation (e.g. conducting a leadership campaign, hosting a fundraising event, or receiving a SHRM Foundation Innovation Award).
ARSHRM was the 2015 SHRM Learning System Champion

2015 SHRM Learning System Champion

The SHRM Learning System Champion status is a recognition of your chapter’s hard work to elevate the HR profession through professional development and HR knowledge among members, gained from SHRM certification. SHRM created this prestigious distinction in support of its premier educational product. This status also helps to promote the HR profession at the local level by using the SHRM Learning System® for SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP.

Click here to learn more about this prestigious program.

ARSHRM was the 2015 SHRM councel Champion

2015 SHRM Council Champion

SHRM Foundation Champions are SHRM chapters and state councils that support the SHRM Foundation by:

  1. Making an annual donation to the SHRM Foundation directly from chapter/council funds
  2. Encourage members to join Team Empower
  3. Host a fundraising event to benefit the SHRM Foundation
ARSHRM earned the SHRM Excel Platinum award in 2014

2015 SHRM Excel Silver

In 2015, ARSHRM received SHRM's Silver EXCEL Award. 

ARSHRM earned the SHRM Excel Platinum award in 2014

2014 SHRM Excel Silver

In 2014, ARSHRM received SHRM's EXCEL Award yet again. This award is part of the SHRM Affiliate Program for Excellence and recognizes our chapter's accomplishments in promoting human resources in Arkansas.

ARSHRM earned the Pinnacle Award in 2014

2014 Pinnacle Award

ARSHRM earned the 2014 Pinnacle Award for Enhancing the SHRM Community

ARSHRM earned the SHRM Excel Gold award in 2013

2013 SHRM Excel Gold

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has awarded the ARSHRM the EXCEL Gold Award for 2013.

The award is part of the SHRM Affiliate Program for Excellence, which aligns individual chapters with SHRM. The award recognizes a chapter's accomplishments and strategic activities and initiatives that promote the human resources profession at the local level.

"This recognition is a distinct indication of the chapter's successful partnership with SHRM to serve the networking and professional development needs of human resource professionals and to the advancement of the human resources profession" said J. Robert Carr, senior vice president, membership, marketing & external affairs for SHRM.

TAHRA will be recognized in SHRM publications and at SHRM conferences. As an Excel winner, it receives a certificate of recognition and a special banner to display at its meetings and events.