Workforce Planning Strategies

Enroll Now! Course commences on October 30, 2015!


Strategic workforce planning is a systematic process for identifying, acquiring, developing, and retaining talent.  This introductory course will focus on how to move workforce planning from an administrative, operational process to a strategic role within the organization.   This introduction will show the value of aligning human capital and business strategies to promote a more strategic decision making process and help mitigate future risk.

employee relations; human resources; human resources management; recertification credits; PHR; SPHR; GPHR; HRCI







This course is approved for valuable recertification credits by both HRCI and SHRM.

PHR; SPHR; HRCI; Human Resources; HR

This course is approved for 7 recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification.



SHRM-CP; SHRM-SCP; SHRM; Human resources

This course is approved for 7 Professional Development Credits (PDCs) toward SHRM-CP & SHRM-SCP recertification.


Program Topics:

  • Strategic workforce planning – the what and why
  • Strategic workforce planning models
  • Aligning business strategy to human capital strategy. 
  • Defining strategic roles and individual competencies
  • Accessing the current workforce and anticipating future needs
  • Filling the Gap
  • Program topics will be highlighted with case studies and breakout sessions


Meet the Instructor:

human resources management; HR; human resources; SHRM; HRCI; recertification creditsNancy Kelly, SHRM-SCP, SPHR heads the Human Capital Practice at Hanover Stone Partners.  Nancy is a global HR leader and strategist with hands on operational expertise.  Prior to joining Hanover Stone, Nancy was the Chief Human Resources Officer of QBE Americas, a division of QBE Insurance Group, one of the top insurers and reinsurers worldwide.  During her tenure she was actively involved in 10 acquisitions that supported the company’s growth strategy resulting in revenues increasing from $750 million (19% of global revenue) to $8 billion (40% of global revenue).

Ms. Kelly has an M.A from Manhattanville College and a B.A. in Psychology from Pace University. She is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), certified Human Capital Strategies (HCS), on the HR Advisory Council for the American Management Association, and a member of the Society for Human Resource Management.

Ms. Kelly has been a guest lecturer at the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business and is a Board Trustee of the Morris-Jumel Mansion, a New York non-profit organization.  Ms. Kelly is a co-author of Elevating Risk Management Within the Organization which appeared in the December 2012 edition of Risk Management magazine.



FALL 2015 Course Schedule

Pace University Midtown
551 Fifth Avenue at 45th Street
New York, NY

October 30, 2015
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Tuition: $295 (includes all materials)
Course# 90426

Special Offer! Take $50 off for Pace Alumni and SHRM Members!
Tuition: $245


  Remember to use discount code DISC50 to receive your $50 tuition discount when registering online.




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