MEA Approved as a SHRM Preferred Provider

MEA has been approved to join the SHRM Preferred Provider network. Many of our workshops are approved for Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. Find SHRM-Approved Workshops on MEA Training Calendar View our online Training & Events Calendar Under “Category,” choose “SHRM credits” Click “Apply.” Upcoming...

Earn HRCI Credits By Being an MEA Member

Getting and Maintaining PHR , SPHR or GPHR Certification is Now Easier & Better Than Ever! MEA and HRCI have partnered to offer MEA Members the following benefits when obtaining or renewing their HRCI certifications: Earn up to twelve (12) Recertification Credits per renewal cycle.* Three credits per full...

New MEA Team Members & Strategic Partners

Additions to the MEA Team We are very excited to announce some new additions to the MEA Team.  Michelle Donohue joins MEA and is responsible for our HR compliance related services.  She brings a wealth of HR, benefits and safety experience including extensive manufacturing experience.  Bryant McKenna joins our...

Employer Panels for Norristown High School Juniors and Seniors

April 24, 2014 Norristown, PA – Six local employers, all Members of the MidAtlantic Employers’ Association, (MEA), were included in two Employer Panels where they shared their human resources knowledge, tips and advice to twenty-five juniors and seniors of Norristown High School.  Employer panels, and other employer-focused events, are...

New school, meet old school: Teaching interaction without screens

MEA’s partnership with the Downingtown STEM Academy, helping prepare high school students for the workplace, featured in Inquirer article: The warning signs surfaced on the way to a science seminar. A group of Downingtown S.T.E.M. Academy students attending a conference at West Chester University had stellar grades, specialized curriculum,...

Get Skills to Work Initiative

On May 9, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Manufacturing Institute sent the below email to all NAM members informing then about the Get Skills to Work Initiative and encouraging their participation: We hear over and over that manufacturers cannot find the right people for their open...

Best Places to Work 2013

Is your company the best place to work in Greater Philadelphia? Nominate now to be considered for the 2013 Best Places to Work awards. We think this is such an important award and consistent with our goal to help our Members develop and maintain an engaged workforce.  We hope...

Multi-Generations at Work

MEA’s 5th Annual Law Conference was packed with relevant content and great speakers.  MEA’s own Marian Vallotton put generation gaps in the spotlight by instigating a spirited debate between the Millennials (a.k.a. “Gen Y”) and the Boomers in the audience.  She even opened the floor for both sides to...

Owner/CEO Event: Families in Business

Families in Business: The Families behind JD Power & Troemner Tuesday, November 13th at the Union League of Philadelphia 5 to 6pm – Registration & Cocktails, 6 to 7:15 – Presentation, 7:15 to 8 – Cocktails & Networking Dave Power founded J.D. Power and Associates with his wife in...