Archived Events and News:
9/6/12: Karen Kehr and Chuck Bower co-presented "The Dreaded Performance Review" at the Goshen HR Network meeting/Goshen
Chamber of Commerce.
5/9/12: Congratulations to Rene Drake of Edward Jones & Co. for winning the USB memory stick at the 5/9/12 MHRA meeting. Karen
Kehr and Chuck Bower co-presented "The Dreaded Performance Review" at their meeting. 3/20/12: Congratulations to Jaime Murphy
of CHA/Memorial Occupational Health, for winning the $50 gift certificate to The Mark at the March 20th SHRM meeting!
3/15/12: Congratulations to Shelley Pulaski of Horizon Bank, for winning the $100 Visa gift card at our Goshen Chamber Founders
Day event booth!
March, 2012: Hawthorne Services provides certification training for the Profile XT® and TTI DISC assessment instruments. The
training and certification process prepares participants to assure that the policies, practices and procedures related to the
assessment processes are of consistent quality and in compliance with state and local laws. The training further prepares participants
to better understand and utilize the tools for the development of their employees. It is possible to take the training and not certify,
although certification is encouraged. The training was held March 22 & 29 at the Goshen Chamber of Commerce offices, and March
21 and 28 in South Bend at the Hilton Garden Inn. Click here for the announcement flyer.
2/29/12: Karen Kehr and Chuck Bower are now certified to train and certify clients in Target Training International's Behaviors (DISC)
and Motivators (Values) tools.
2/14/12: Karen Kehr and Chuck Bower presented "No More Agonizing Performance Reviews" at the KHRA chapter of SHRM in
8/5/11: Hawthorne Services now offers skills testing assessments for hiring, from computer literacy to industrial skills, and language
proficiency to retail sales. Contact Karen Kehr, 574-596-3058, or Chuck Bower, 574-361-6166 for more information.
4/29/11: Karen Kehr and Chuck Bower are now certified to train and certify clients in Profiles International's PXT, PSA, PMF and
CheckPoint 360 tools.
3/23/11: Hawthorne Services, LLC is offering a new Performance Management System for your employee performance process.
Combining the benefits of a traditional performance review and 2-way coaching process, it addresses the deficiencies in the "dreaded"
3/10/11: Karen Kehr and Chuck Bower presented "No More Agonizing Performance Reviews" at the Michiana Chapter of the National
Tooling and Machining Association in South Bend, Indiana.
10/12/10: Karen Kehr presented "Taming the Applicant Tracking Process" and Chuck Bower co-presented (with Ray Saxe) "The Three
Ring Circus of Social Media" at the SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) annual conference in South Bend, Indiana.
8/26/10: Chuck Bower presented "Strategic Technology Planning" in Mishawaka on behalf of Renaissance Executive Forums. We
would be privileged to present this to your business or organization. For more information, please contact us.