2024 THRIVE Pre-Conference Workshop


The THRIVE Workshop at the 2024 Craft Brewers Conference is a day-long experience, appropriate for owners, people leaders, human resources (HR) and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) practitioners, that provides an integrated dive into DEI, HR, and wellness topics for craft brewers of all sizes. Featuring guest speakers, educational seminars, hands-on workshops, networking sessions, and opportunities to earn Society for Human Resource Management (​​SHRM) continuing education credits, the THRIVE workshop offers a range of people-focused tools to elevate small businesses.

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The Brewers Association is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® recertification activities.

Capacity is limited, so please register early! Lunch will be provided.

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Schedule – Sunday, April 21
8:30 am – 9:00 am Check-In / Breakfast & Networking
9:00 am – 9:15 am Welcome & Introductions
9:15 am – 10:15 am Creating a Culture Employees Don’t Want To Leave
Session 1
10:15 am – 10:25 am Break
10:25 am – 11:10 am How To Use Coaching Tools To Drive Performance and Growth
Session 2A
10:25 am – 11:10 am A Week in the Life of HR: How To Handle Common Employee Issues
Session 2B
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Less Money, Mo’ Problems: Evaluating the Impact of Compensation on Employee Turnover
Session 3A
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Courageous Conversations: How To Navigate That Uncomfortable Discussion
Session 3B
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Crafting a Harassment-Free Craft Brewery
Session 4
2:00 pm – 2:10 pm Break
2:10 pm – 2:55 pm Strategic Synergy: Navigating the Future of HR, DEI, and Wellness through Collaborative Conversations
Session 5A
2:10 pm – 2:55 pm You’re Asking the Wrong Question: Leveraging the Power of Diversity
Session 5B
2:55 pm – 3:05 pm Break
3:05 pm – 4:05 pm Redefining Collaboration: A Framework for Establishing Best Practices Across All Aspects of Your Business
Session 6
4:05 pm – 4:50 pm Brewing Resilience Workshop: Broaching Tough Conversations Around Burnout
Session 7
4:50 pm – 5:00 pm Closing Remarks

THRIVE Workshop

Available as a standalone option without Full Conference or BrewExpo registration


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