conference hosted by WorldatWork and for the benefit of organizations like RCA. We SUMMER 2010 EDITION met with other local networks and discussed our shared challenges and successes. I came back with some great ideas and will be working with the Board to Message from the President determine the best time and ways to implement some of those ideas. The RCA Board has been very busy this year Kim Guidt, our Director of Communications, on special member projects. will be kicking off our Online Community group at WorldatWork. We have over 30 Our first order of business was to kick off members at this time and are excited to the summer with the first Quarterly extend our reach to the Total Rewards Meeting that awarded HRCI credits! Many community. Be on the lookout for emails of you have contacted us and requested and website updates on the RCA / that we help you achieve or maintain your WorldatWork Online Community project! certifications by offering meetings that would qualify for credits. We are so Anne Jernigan, President pleased that we were able to accommodate those requests! Even though the end of the year seems far away, our Directors of Professional What’s in this Issue? Development, Leigh Harcum and Leslie New Venue Information VanAuken, are finalizing the panelists for 2010 Meeting Topics our “What to expect in 2011” Fourth Director Opportunities Quarterly meeting and discussion in WorldatWork Online Community November. Many of you have expressed continued interest in our end of the year panel discussions. We think everyone will get something from this year’s panel. Leigh and Leslie are also working to identify and book speakers for 2011 with our new Quarterly Meeting Venue Change Planning Committee members. A special thanks to those members who volunteered to serve on this committee. Your service is Once again, we have changed the venue for invaluable! our quarterly meetings. Beginning with the Third Quarterly meeting in September, they To help further our efforts at the local level, will be held at the Wyndham Virginia I attended the Local Network Leaders Crossings Hotel and Conference Center. Conference in Dallas, Texas. This is a You can find details and directions under October 4 – 5, 2010 the Events page on the RCA website. Pricing: RCA member $1,025 Your opinions are important to us! We W@W member $1,125 want to know which location you enjoy best Non-member $1,645 between the two we have contracted with Course only $990 this year. We will consider your feedback (RCA & WorldatWork as we negotiate terms for the meeting member) location for the 2011 quarterly meetings. Course only $1,480 (non-member) Location: Embassy Suites Richmond – The Commerce Center Meeting Topics 2925 Emerywood Parkway Richmond, VA 23294 (804) 672-8585 Our third quarterly meeting is scheduled as follows: Please sign up with WorldatWork by phoning Customer Relations at (877) 951- September 15, 2010 – “FLSA and Virginia 9191 or emailing them at Customer Payment of Wages Act”, presented by John Relations. Be sure to mention that you are Barr, Jackson Lewis an RCA member to receive your discount! The fourth quarterly meeting is scheduled for November 17th. We are currently confirming our special panel speakers and Job Postings will update you as we approach that date. Plan to arrive early to enjoy breakfast and Are you or someone you know searching for meet other RCA members from the next career move? Is your organization organizations in and around the Richmond currently hiring? Either way, check out the area. job postings area featured on our website! See you on September 15th! If your organization is hiring and you would like to post it on our website, please do so! It’s easy and free for all RCA members! Simply log in and enter the details. Then 2010 WorldatWork Courses send an email to the Director of Communications to request that it be activated. There is one more course scheduled for 2010 in the Richmond area. We need at Right now, we have one posting: least eight participants in order to hold the class. The course, pricing and location are Systems Compensation Manager, listed below. Bon Secours Health System B3 - Health and Welfare Plans - Plan Types Go to the Job Postings page on the website and Administration and check it out! Go RCA Board News RCA / WorldatWork Online Community Kick Off 1 RCA Wants You! Have you ever considered becoming a Board member? If so, the opportunity By now, you should have received a is NOW at RCA! personal invitation to join the RCA Online Community Group, and hopefully you At the end of 2010, two of our Directors will accepted! WorldatWork introduced the be stepping down from the Board. Kathy Online Community earlier this year. The Lauver, Director of Membership, and Leslie Community consists of local groups who VanAuken, Co-Director of Professional have joined together for the purpose of Development, have each served the RCA professional networking and thought well and faithfully for their tenure. RCA provoking discussions. Directors have two year terms as outlined in our Bylaws. RCA is excited to have been able to establish our own group within this larger The Director of Membership is responsible Community and hope all of our members for coordinating membership information, will join! On this site, in addition to bringing marketing and promotions, membership you information about meetings, classes drives, college relations and maintaining the and other events, we will also provide a member database. discussion forum in which you can network with other members. Members who join The Co-Director of Professional this group will be able to network and share Development is responsible for information 24/7 rather than having to pick coordinating topic generation and logistics up the phone or email another individual for quarterly meetings and WorldatWork member or waiting until our next meeting. courses and seminars. The site can be used to post and/or answer questions or simply to share a professional If either of these two positions sounds experience you may have had. We believe interesting to you, please contact Anne the site, if utilized fully and effectively, will Jernigan, RCA President, at provide an invaluable service for members. email@example.com for additional information. You are encouraged to also If you haven’t joined us yet, do it now and speak with Kathy (email her at start benefiting from networking with your firstname.lastname@example.org or call 804-739-4019) fellow members! or Leslie (email her at email@example.com or call 804- 768-7541) about their roles on the Board. Nominations will be accepted and elections will be held later this year, with the new term beginning on January 1, 2011.
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