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Keeping Employers Informed in Today’s Competitive Work Environment: Fall 2023 Human Resources & Benefits Seminar

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Date & Time:

8:00 am – 12:00 pm


Rely on the M3 Insurance team to share the latest trends in human resources and employee benefits programs. Laurie Miller, M3’s Director of Employee Benefits – Northcentral IL, is proud to host this biannual seminar covering timely content geared toward helping employers attract, retain and engage a competitive workforce.

Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Rockford, IL

Seminar Sessions & Speakers:

Welcome & Introductions

8:30 – 8:45 am
Laurie S. Miller, MBA, Director of Employee Benefits – Northcentral IL, M3 Insurance

Keynote: Rockford Progress Update

8:45 – 9:45 am
Mayor Tom McNamara

  • Update on city progress: public safety, neighborhood improvement and economic development
  • Overview of tools to attract employees to our community
  • DEIB efforts, including training and recruitment strategies
  • Business and entrepreneur support initiatives

Better Life Wellness

9:45 – 10:15 am
Kelly Walsh-Glass, Director Business Development, UW Health Northern Illinois

  • Better Life Wellness programs at UW Health
  • Overview of Partners’ Health Clinic
  • Bending the cost curve – onsite and near-site clinics

Industry Updates: Case Studies, Policy Pitfalls and Trends

10:30 – 11:00 am
Laurie S. Miller, MBA, Director of Employee Benefits – Northcentral IL, M3 Insurance

  • Case studies from 1st & 2nd quarter 2023
  • Trends – 1st & 2nd quarter 2023
  • What’s hot in employee benefit programs

Life & Disability Deep Dive

11:00 – 11:45 am
Rachel Czuma, Sales Representative, Principal Financial Group

  • Disability – deconstructing the contract for pros and cons
  • Waiver of premium provisions
  • Conversion & portability comparison

Door Prizes & Wrap-Up

11:45 am – 12:00 pm
M3 Insurance Team

** 4 HRCI CEU’s applied for **


Tuesday, September 19, 2023


: 8:00 – 8:30 am
Seminar: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm


Radisson Conference Center
200 S Bell School Road
Rockford, IL 61108


Rockford, IL



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