Twin Cities Compensation Network Recognized for Outstanding Partnership Award from WorldatWork Names Local Association of the Year
May 24, 2011 – WorldatWork recently announced the recipient of its Local Network 2010 Local Association of the Year Award. In its second year, the Local Association of the Year Award honors the one compensation, benefits and total rewards group in the WorldatWork Local Network for its outstanding support of the profession in the local community and partnership with WorldatWork.
TCCN is currently one of the largest local human resources associations in the country, with 418 members, including many senior-level professionals. TCCN members demonstrate their dedication to the HR profession by participating in a host of professional development opportunities including mentoring students at local universities. Monthly programming receives high scores from member surveys, providing opportunities for networking, education and job searching. In fact, 98% of members join and stay with TCCN. The association has become the premiere example of how a local association can leverage itself and others effectively, partnering with other organizations including WorldatWork, consultants, individual members and their employers.
“TCCN is a perfect example of commitment. The association attracts people who are committed to their profession, and it offers creative ways for these professionals to commit to the community. The leadership is dedicated, and the membership is engaged,” said Lisa Levey, WorldatWork public education manager. “We are proud to partner with them and recognize all their achievements.”
As the WorldatWork Local Network Local Association of the Year, TCCN receives a $1,000 cash award and a complimentary WorldatWork speaker at an upcoming member meeting.
Other local associations nominated for the award were:
Bluegrass Compensation Association
Central Texas Compensation and Benefits Association
Charlotte Area Compensation Council
Compensation and Benefits Association of Indiana
Greater Toronto Area Rewards Association
Houston Compensation and Benefits
Human Resource Association of the Midlands
HR/NY (one of our newest partners in the Local Network)
Intermountain compensation and Benefits Association
Michigan Compensation Association
Richmond Compensation Association
South Florida Compensation and Benefits Association
Upstate Total Rewards Association
The Total Rewards Association
WorldatWork (www.worldatwork.org) is a nonprofit human resources association for professionals and organizations focused on compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness and total rewards — strategies to attract, motivate and retain an engaged and productive workforce. WorldatWork and its affiliates provide comprehensive education, certification, research, advocacy and community, enhancing careers of professionals and, ultimately, achieving better results for the organizations they serve. WorldatWork has more than 70,000 members and subscribers worldwide; 95 percent of Fortune 500 companies employ a WorldatWork member. Founded in 1955, WorldatWork is affiliated with more than 70 local human resources associations and has offices in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Washington, D.C.