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March 4, 2010
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1-Exclusive Workshop at RIMS 2010 for RIMS Chapter Officers

2-Risk Analysis Tools for Effective Risk Management Workshop coming to Las Vegas

3-I’ve been involved with my local chapter because…

4-March Issue of Risk Management Now Available!

5-PERK Session Highlight - Best Practices in Employee Discipline & Discharge

 

 

 

Exclusive Workshop at RIMS 2010 for RIMS Chapter Officers: 
RIMS Chapter Officers Forum is a full day workshop structured with a combination of “birds of a feather” (roundtables of Treasurers, Presidents, Webmasters, etc.) and full group discussions.

Saturday, April 24, 2010
9:00am-5:00pm
Marriott-Copley Place
Boston, MA

To register, make sure you select this workshop when registering for the RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition or by emailing ChapterServices@RIMS.org.


Risk Analysis Tools for Effective Risk Management Workshop coming to Las Vegas
Acquire knowledge to cut risk management costs through core quantitative methods. Richard Denning, President of Shelter Island Risk Services, brings twenty plus years of diverse, real-world examples. Develop methods to cut claim costs, improve risk financing and monitor vendor performance. Learn how to put your information to work for you.

March 18- 19 | Las Vegas, NV

For a complete listing of RIMS Professional Development offerings, visit www.RIMS.org/Education.

I’ve been involved with my local chapter because…

In celebration of RIMS 60th Anniversary we are encouraging all RIMS members to contribute their fondest memories of RIMS.  To participate, send in your response to the following statement " I’ve been involved with my local chapter because … " and see your comments live at www.RIMS.org/60years!

March Issue of Risk Management Now Available!
The March issue of Risk Management is now online. Within it, you'll find features focusing on Haiti and the future of disasters, brain injury recovery, ERM challenges and CEO succession planning. Also available are articles covering the compensation controversy, airport security, data hoarding, reviews of recent business books and much more. Check out the digital edition, which offers stunning graphics and all the pleasures of the print edition right there on your computer screen. For more information visit,
www.rmmagazine.com.

PERK Session Highlight - Best Practices in Employee Discipline & Discharge
Today’s legal environment makes discipline and discharge of employees a risk-generating event.  This presentation examines a building block of managing employment practices risk -- the why and how of effective documentation of employee misconduct, poor performance, and poor attendance.  This session is available only to all US Chapters (including Hawaii & Alaska).  To learn more about this Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP PERK session, visit
www.RIMS.org/PERK and submit your PERK request to PERK@RIMS.org.

This information bulletin is distributed bi-weekly in an effort to reduce the amount of separate emails our Chapter officers receive from RIMS.  It highlights Chapter/member-related information including new benefits to Chapters, changes at RIMS and upcoming events.  Please review this email when you receive it to remain on the cutting-edge of what's relevant for chapters from RIMS.  Visit the archived versions of the Chapter Officer Bulletin archive at: www.RIMS.org/ChapterOfficerWeeklyUpdate.  We would also be glad to include relevant information from your Chapter (announcements, meetings, brief success stories). Please send your submissions to ChapterServices@RIMS.org.