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Welcome to the Central Dakota Human Resource Association

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.

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!



Upcoming Events

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  • October 18, 2018 - 7:30am to 1:30pm
    Radisson Hotel 605 East Broadway Ave Bismarck, ND 58501

    Workplace practices out of fashion? Discover what’s trending.
    Outfit your workplace to match today’s legal environment. Learn how at Fredrikson & Byron’s annual Employment Law Seminars. From emerging trends to perennial classics, these half-day seminars cover today’s most pressing...

  • October 23, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
    Bismarck Elks - 900 S Washington St. Elks Lodge in the large meeting room where receptions and dances are held. Members will go through the buffet line in the restaurant and order as much or as little as they want and pay the cashier. Members will bring their tray into the large meeting room where the business meeting and presentation will take place.

    Panel Discussion:  Diversifying Hiring Pools and Workforces by Considering and Hiring Persons with Previous Convictions

    Panel of speakers:

    Ruth Lacher, Workforce Programs and Federal Bonding Program, Job Service North Dakota


  • October 31, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
    Radisson Hotel 605 East Broadway Ave Bismarck, ND 58501

    Presented by the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber and Doosan Bobcat, the 2018 Workforce Summit will provide our region the opportunity to access resources and to be included in a discussion of workforce issues and solutions with industry leaders.

    The economic strength of Bismarck-Mandan, and North Dakota, is unquestionably...

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    Striving for Excellence in the Human Resource Management Profession

    The Central Dakota Human Resource Association is an organization of individuals who have responsibilities or an interest in human resource administration. The organization is made up of individuals from both the public and private employment sectors. The interchange of ideas of human resource specialists and human resource related individuals from various employment backgrounds is beneficial to all persons interested in human resources management.

    CDHRA is a chartered chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

    The objectives of CDHRA are to:

    • Enhance the professional growth and development of CDHRA members; and
    • Promote investigation, research, and the interchange of ideas among our members relating to every phase of human resource administration, whether industrial relations, human relations, general management, and including safety, training, and education. It is our intent that this purpose shall cover the broad overall functioning of the administration of manpower contracts and controls.