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We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.

Registration Now Open!  2022 SC SHRM State Conference!

SC SHRM State Council Named Finalist for SHRM Pinnacle Award

Charleston, SC (November 18, 2020) - SHRM (the Society for Human Resource Management) announced South Carolina SHRM State Council as a finalist for the 2020 Pinnacle Award in recognition of its high achievements advancing the profession of human resources.

The Pinnacle Award is the most prestigious honor SHRM state councils and chapters can receive. Created in 1991, the award honors programs that exceed the standard activities of SHRM affiliates in enhancing HR management.

Read the Press Release.


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  • September 21, 2022 to September 23, 2022
    Marriott Grande Dunes Myrtle Beach SC

    The conference consists of key note speakers, break-out sessions on hot topics and good general topics, and good selection of vendors...

  • October 19, 2022 - 9:30am to 3:00pm
    In person: Philips Market Center, West Columbia Virtual: virtual access to the same event

    Registration now open for the 2022 Employer Summit, a conference for business managers, executives, and HR professionals ready to hire and retain a workforce inclusive of people with disabilities. The Employer Summit will show you how including individuals with disabilities will strengthen your workforce. This hybrid event will...

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