The field of Human Resource Management has developed to where it has become a necessary position within organizations, both big and small. Many major organizations have developed the title of CHRO (Chief Human Resource Officer) to stand alongside with the CEO (Chief Executive Officer), COO (Chief Operating Officer), and CFO (Chief Financial Officer). The field of Human Resources has developed into positions that are now chief consultants to the President and CEO.
Fisher College became an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) in 2015 with a current membership of 30 students and is now known as the Fisher College Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management. The Human Resource Management degree program was approved by SHRM as aligned with the Society’s Curriculum requirements. Fisher College is becoming the College in Massachusetts for Human Resource Management.
On March 4 and 5, 2016, the Fisher College team placed second out of 16 teams at the SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) College Case Study competition in Atlanta, GA. Students Heather Helveston, Stephania Bernard, Kati Taylor, and Amanda Campion represented the college under the guidance of Dr. Jack Roche. Below is a listing of the competing colleges and their final standing.
On March 20 and 21, 2015, the Fisher College team placed third out of 17 teams at the SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) College Case Study competition in Baltimore, MD. This was the first time the students from Fisher College competed. Students Amanda Campion, Denis Ndreko, and Rashanda Coplin represented the college under the guidance of Dr. Jack Roche. Below is a comparative listing the winners of the 2015 and 2016 competitions.