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WORKSHOP – Fundamentals of HR

January 16 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Event Information
Learn what it takes to be an HR professional in today’s rapidly changing public sector. This course provides an overview and context for the unique aspects of public-sector HR. Participants will be introduced to the value of human resources as a business partner while also supporting public-sector merit principles, ethics, and culture.


  • Overview of the sub-disciplines of HR and their inter-relationships
  • The many roles of an HR professional
  • Public sector culture, politics and ethics
  • HR as a partner in promoting organizational goals
  • HR technologies and their uses
  • Public sector employment laws and regulations

About the Presenter – Tamara Dixon
Ms. Dixon resides in Colorado and is a Project Consultant with CPS HR Consulting. She is a results-oriented, senior Human Resources leader with extensive experience in strategic employee relations, change management, training and development, and staffing and retention. Analytical and detail-oriented professional with a proven positive impact on business. Her strengths include; Training and Organizational Development, Strategic leadership and management of HR teams, Development and management of culture change initiatives, Conference presentations, and Expertise in employee relations, compensation plans and benefits.

About HR Academy
The HR Academy from CPS HR Consulting focuses on the unique field of human resources exclusively in the public sector. Taught by public-sector experts, the HR Academy is an innovative resource to help you develop the skills and practices of HR professionals.

About CPS HR Consulting
Established in 1985 as a self-supporting public agency, CPS HR Consulting provides a full range of integrated HR solutions to government and nonprofit clients.


January 16
8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Colorado Special Districts Pool