SOURCE: Kenexa

Kenexa

August 19, 2010 13:00 ET

Kenexa Expert to Review Relationship of Employee Surveys and Unionization at Upcoming HR Florida Conference

WAYNE, PA--(Marketwire - August 19, 2010) -   Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA)

WHO:   Chris Lovato, Ph.D., a senior consultant with Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources
     
WHAT:   Initiatives such as the Employee Free Choice Act have increased the importance of using employee surveys to create a positive working environment. This expert session will examine the documented relationship between the use of employee engagement surveys and the likelihood of unionization.
     
WHEN:   Wednesday, September 1, 2010 from 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
     
WHERE:   HR Florida 2010 Conference & Expo
    Rosen Shingle Creek
    Orlando, Fla.
     
    Dr. Lovato's presentation will taken place in room Wekiwa 7/8.

About Dr. Lovato:
Lovato has deep expertise in the areas of employee relations, lifecycle surveys including on-boarding, engagement and exit surveys, employee retention, linkage research, assessment centers, 360 feedback, and competency model development. Prior to joining Kenexa, he spent six years with Qwest Communications and two years with United Airlines both in organizational effectiveness roles. He also worked with The Home Depot for nearly five years in the OE/Talent Management group, where his last role was as the Senior Manager of Measurement and Analysis with responsibility over employee surveys, program/process evaluations, selection validation, and retention strategies. He earned his bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as his doctorate in industrial/organizational psychology, from Colorado State University.

About Kenexa
Kenexa® provides business solutions for human resources. We help global organizations multiply business success by identifying the best individuals for every job and fostering optimal work environments for every organization. For more than 20 years, Kenexa has studied human behavior and team dynamics in the workplace, and has developed the software solutions, business processes and expert consulting that help organizations impact positive business outcomes through HR. Kenexa is the only company that offers a comprehensive suite of unified products and services that support the entire employee lifecycle from pre-hire to exit. Additional information about Kenexa and its global products and services can be accessed at www.kenexa.com.