DEERFIELD, ILL. — Save the dates! The 2011 Best Firms To Work For Summit will be held Sept. 28-30 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. This event delivers cutting-edge information and solutions, with keynote presentations and intensive focus sessions designed to provide the tips, strategies, and tactics today’s architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting firm leaders and human resource professionals need to survive in the current competitive environment.

Presented by CE News, Structural Engineering & Design, The Zweig HR Letter, and the Environmental Business Journal, the two-day conference will explore topics such as retaining top talent in tough times, workforce planning in an economic downturn, firm cultures that motivate and inspire commitment, retooling your current workforce, diversification strategies, staffing and cash flow, managing overhead, training and workforce development, benefits integration, legal issues, and best practices, as well as provide unlimited networking opportunities for all involved in the business of architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting.

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