Dear Chapter President,

The Texas State Council is pleased to send you the tools and resources to use our business outreach program, ‘HR 2 You’.  HR 2 You is intended for an individual or group of individuals to use to identify, solicit and present speaking opportunities to business leaders outside the HR community.

Why use HR 2 You in your community :

  • Build credibility and visibility for the Chapter, introducing or increasing awareness of the group.
  • Enhance relationships with business community
  • Enlighten, educate and promote the HR profession, thus supporting your Chapter members
  • Opportunities for Chapter members to build their presentation skills and represent the Chapter
  • Increase member commitment and engagement in the Chapter

Intended audience:

Business owners & leaders, C-suite executives…anyone who can benefit from understanding what a top performing HR professional and HR department look like, and how they can greatly impact an organization.  [see attachedIdeas of potential audiences”]


Any HR professional affiliated with a TexasSHRM chapter/SHRM leadership who has demonstrated the presentation skills needed to effectively represent TexasSHRM.

What are the contents of the ToolKit?

  • Communication templates—letter, Voicemail and Email to solicit opportunities
  • Session overview to share with potential speaking opportunities
  • Ideas of potential audiences
  • Presentation slides and scripts, for presentations ranging in length from 15 minutes to 45 minutes

                 For more information, contact Dena Culpepper, or 214.354.8740

HR2YOU Presentation Links

HR2You Potential Audiences

HR’s 3 Key Truths

HR’s 5 Functions

Sample Voicemail Solicitation

Sample Email and Solicitation Letter