Counselor® Best Places to Work Conference
Location: Hotel Chicago Downtown - Autograph Collection, Chicago, IL
THURSDAY, JULY 17, 2014
7:00 p.m. Cocktail reception
8:30 p.m. Counselor
Best Places to Work Awards Reception
FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014
8:30 a.m. Breakfast
Morning Sessions (9:15 a.m. - Noon)
Welcome by Tim Andrews
Perks vs. Salary Increases: Which Packs a Bigger Punch?
Fit Employees & Free Clinics = Reduced Health Care Premiums
How I'm Handling Skyrocketing Health Care Costs
Transforming Your Culture Into a Best Place to Work
Empower Employees to Win Six-Figure Deals
The Business Case for an Office Makeover
How to Smartly Manage Growth (and Reduce Employee Stress)
Networking Lunch (Noon - 1:30 p.m.)
Afternoon Sessions (1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
Market Your Culture to New Hires
Integrate Training into Your Corporate Culture
Use Technology as a Motivator
Maintain a Family Atmosphere in the Face of Growth
How Healthy Competition Can Instantly Boost Productivity
My #1 Secret to Reducing Employee Turnover
Happy Hour as a Client Retention Tool
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When booking flight arrangements, please arrange for arrival in time for the first session which starts at 7 a.m. You can fly into either the Chicago Midaway Airport or Chicago O'Hare Airport.
Directions from the Chicago Midway Airport:
- Head south on S Cicero Ave.
- Make a uturn at W 59th St.
- Turn right onto the Interstate 55 N/ Stevenson Expy ramp to Chicago.
- Merge onto I-55 N/ Stevenson Expy.
- Take exit 292A to merge onto I-90W/I-94 W toward W Ryan Expy/Wisconsin.
- Take exit 51H for I-290 W toward W Eisenhower Expy/W Suburbs.
- Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Congress Parkway/Chicago Loop and merge onto I-290 E.
- Continue onto W Congress Pkwy.
- Turn left onto S. Dearborn St, destination will be on the right.
Directions from the Chicago O'Hare Airport:
- Head northeast on Arrivals/Lower Level T3 St.
- Take the ramp onto I-190 E.
- Merge onto I-90 E.
- Take exit 50B toward Ohio St E.
- Merge onto W Ohio St.
- Turn right onto N Lasalle St.
- Turn left onto W Upper Wacker Drive.
- Turn left onto N Dearborn St - hotel will be on the right.