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KardasLarson, LLC is comprised of Management professionals with diverse talents and expertise who offer creative and common sense solutions that are customized to fit the organization's culture and size to enhance results. A broad base of human resource-related services are available: from tactical human resources - HR Audits, team building and conflict resolution, training and coaching, talent recruitment and management, and compensation - to strategic human resources such as organizational effectiveness and succession planning. Experiences range across all industries with a strong concentration in non-profits, municipalities, and small to medium size businesses across Connecticut and New England. We take pride in building lasting relationships with our customers by understanding their business and organization's culture, focusing on the identification and elimination of their obstacles and providing cost-effective solutions.

KardasLarson News

Nick Daukas selected by Connecticut Association of Nonprofits to lead Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance training course

Nick Daukas, Vice President, KardasLarson will lead an ADA compliance training session for the Connecticut Association of Nonprofits on June 24, 2014, from 9:00am to 11:30am. The event will be held at the Connecticut Association of Nonprofits, 74 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford. Registration is $25 for members and $50 for non-members.

This course will cover the basic principles and core concepts contained in the ADA. Attendees will learn about how nonprofits need to be in compliance with the ADA and what to do if they are not.
Learn More About the Instructor: Nick Daukas

Cheryl Chester Chosen as Panelist by CT Business Expo

Cheryl Chester, consultant at KardasLarson, was selected to participate as a panelist in the session: How To Build a Strong Workplace with Changing Demographics. The workshop runs from 1:00pm – 1:45pm at the 2014 CT Business Expo on June 5, 2014 at the Connecticut Convention Center. Moderator for the session will be Mark Soycher, Counsel, Human Resources, CBIA. Joining Cheryl on the panel will be Thomas Phillips, President & CEO of Capital Workforce Partners; and Donna Lord, President, Sales & Marketing at ePath Learning. Cheryl has developed her 25+ year career as a human resources professional, focused in the areas of leadership and organizational development. Additionally, she has held leadership and organizational development positions in many sectors including financial services, utilities, manufacturing and not-for-profit, and is currently providing consulting to a variety of KardasLarson clients.

CT Business Expo | June 5, 2014
The Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT

Nick Daukas Promoted to Vice President

KardasLarson, a state-wide HR consulting firm based in Avon, has promoted Nicholas Daukas to Vice President. Daukas joined the firm three years ago and was most recently a consultant. In his new role, he will work with their senior partners on the firm's growth strategy, and will continue to provide HR services to clients in industries that include: hospitality, retail, IT, financial, healthcare, and municipalities. Daukas earned his Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification from the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and completed his Six Sigma Green Belt certification. He holds a BS in Public Relations & Communications from Boston University, and graduated with honors with an MBA from the University of New Haven. Daukas is an adjunct professor at the University of Saint Joseph teaching a class on HR Certification.

Cancer in the Workplace [Webinar] February 20, 2014

Cancer in the Workplace: How do you balance the needs of your Organization and your Employees.

Margot Larson will be joined by Attorney Patti Eyers to present this topic for BLR. Margot, a highly experienced HR Professional who has been dealing with advanced lung cancer over the past six years, has the unique ability to present both the Employer's and the Employee's perspective.

Special Offer: To find out how to access this webinar for free, contact your KardasLarson consultant.

For More Information: BLR.

Wynn Schoolnik Appointed President September 9, 2013

Wynn Schoonik of Wallingford, CT has been appointed President of KardasLarson LLC. Wynn joined Carol Kardas and Margot Larson as a partner in 2009. Kardas, Larson and Schoolnik will continue to run the business as equal partners.

Wynn's experience as a Generalist and his expertise in Recruitment and Placement have contributed to KardasLarson's rapid growth over the past few years and helped propel the firm as a top choice of HR Consulting in Connecticut.

KardasLarson, a women-owned company, was founded in 2004 and has expanded both its services and broadened its expertise to include Compensation, Coaching, Organizational Development, Training, Conflict Resolution, Recruitment, and the broad spectrum of General Human Resources.

KardasLarson counts among its talent, Cheryl Chester, Nick Daukas, Deb Williams, Alex Orban, Jerry Kardas, Jane Zirlis as well as several other sub-contractors.

Margot Larson tells us, “our consultants’ credentials include Master Degrees, MBAs, JD, certifications such as SPHR, CPC, and extensive experience as HR Practitioners across a broad scope of industries. We have attracted the very best talents to serve our clients”. You can learn more about their services at KardasLarson.com