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CEO of Spectrum HR Solutions Appointed to MD Commission for Women

ANNAPOLIS, MD, May 4, 2018 – Governor Larry Hogan appointed Brenda McChriston as one of five new commissioners to the Maryland Commission for Women.  The Commission’s duties outlined in its enabling legislation include:  study the status of women in our state, recommend methods of overcoming discrimination, recognize women’s accomplishments and contributions, and provide informed advice to the executive and legislative…

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What Uber, Fox News and Silicon Valley didn’t know? NEW EEOC Guidance to Address Harassment in the Workplace

presented by DAVIS, AGNOR, RAPAPORT & SKALNY, LLC Executive Summary Within the past year, Uber, Fox News and several Silicon Valley corporations have all faced numerous allegations of harassment and discrimination, conducted hours of investigations, and ultimately terminated high level employees. All of this has eroded employee morale, generated significant legal and production costs, and ultimately jeopardized the companies’ reputations….

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BBB 2017 Officers & Directors

BBB serving Greater Maryland is a not-for-profit 501(c)6 organization governed by a voluntary Board of Directors. The Board is comprised of representatives from Accredited Businesses in good standing with BBB. These members are in full compliance with and have made a contractual commitment to BBB’s Code of Business Practices. 1st Term Directors Appointment (2017 – 2020) Ed Hernandez, McCormick &…

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Brenda McChriston invited to speak at the 2017 City of Baltimore’s HR Leadership Symposium

Brenda McChriston invited to speak at the 2017 City of Baltimore’s HR Leadership Symposium. The topic was Employment Practices Risk Management. She provided a roadmap to the effective review of an Agency’s current practices, procedures, and processes, pinpointing trouble spots. The focus of the session was placed on how to make improvements to reduce the risks of personal and/or business…

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Congratulations to Kelly Brooks

Congratulations to Kelly Brooks, Vice President of Operations, for completing Leadership Howard County’s Leadership Essentials Program of 2017. This six-month program focuses on honing the leadership skills of today’s new leaders. During the program, participants completed capstone projects with community organizations and provided business and operational expertise to improve their outcomes.

Spectrum HR Solutions Welcomes Back Former CEO, Brenda McChriston

BALTIMORE, June 20, 2017 – Spectrum HR Solutions announced today that it has welcomed back the Founder and CEO, Brenda McChriston. McChriston founded the company 14 years ago and took a hiatus to provide HR expertise to Maryland Transit Administration’s Human Resources Department. “The company is pleased to have Brenda back at the helm. She recognizes and promotes the value…

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Brenda McChriston of Spectrum HR Solutions, 2017 Enterprising Women of the Year Award Winners

Prestigious Awards Program Recognizes World’s Top Women Entrepreneurs BALTIMORE MD  April 4, 2017 – Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine, has announced the winners of the 2017 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards, an annual tribute to the world’s top women entrepreneurs. Brenda McChriston among those selected as 2017 Enterprising Women of the Year. The Enterprising Women…

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Event: Strategies to Employ, Engage & Excel

Join us for the TALENT TALKS: Strategies to Employ, Engage & Excel Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:30am – 2pm Loyola University Maryland 8890 McGaw Road Columbia, MD 21045 Early Bird pricing through July 31: $75 Members: $100 Non-members: $125 REGISTER NOW Keynote speaker: Shark Tank winner Evan Lutz, CEO and Co-Founder of Hungry Harvest. Panelists from popular and Best Companies…

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Brenda McChriston Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Annapolis, Md. (December 8, 2015) – Leadership Maryland announced today that Brenda J. McChriston, CEO and principal at Spectrum HR Solutions, recently completed the professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business and community leaders. Leadership Maryland honored McChriston, a resident of Columbia, and the entire Class of 2015 at its…

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Brenda McChriston to be a Panelist for Women’s Journey

Brenda McChriston, principal and CEO of Spectrum HR Solutions, will be a panelist for Women’s Journey | Past, Present and Future on Saturday, April 25th at the Howard County Miller Library. NPR Newscaster, Korva Coleman, will moderate at this event hosted by the Howard County Commission for Women and Howard County League of Women Voters. There is limited seating. If…

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Spectrum HR Solutions now conducting Workplace Harassment & Violence Prevention Training