Murray Resources to Host 17th ‘Hot Topics in HR’ Breakfast Event

HOUSTON, August 26 – Murray Resources, a leading Houston-based staffing and recruiting firm, today announced that it will be hosting the company’s 17th ‘Hot Topics in HR’ breakfast event on Friday, January 31, 2020. The event will feature national keynote speaker and author, Steve Garguilo, speaking on the topic of ‘The Science of Taking Action’.

‘Hot Topics in HR’ events bring together company leaders, HR executives, and hiring managers to address pressing human resource concerns –in an environment where attendees can network, enjoy breakfast, and engage with world-class thought leaders. Past ‘Hot Topics in HR’ events have included talks on building a strong corporate culture, employee engagement, the science of happiness, managing across generations, and creating a culture of accountability.

The event is targeted towards company leaders (CEO’s, Presidents, C-Level Executives), HR Directors and Staff, Corporate Recruiters, and Hiring Managers.

**Event has been pre-approved by the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) for 1.5 general recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR, and GPHR.

Event Information:

  • Topic: The Science of Taking Action
  • Speaker: Steve Garguilo
  • Location: The Junior League of Houston; 1811 Briar Oaks Lane; Houston, TX 77027
  • Friday, January 31, 2020
    • 7:30am check-in / network
    • 8:00am program and breakfast begin
    • 9:30am program concludes

 Cost (includes breakfast):

  • $20 – Super Early Bird Ticket (ends November 1st)
  • $25 – Early Bird Ticket (ends December 1st)
  • $30 – “Bring a friend” discounted price (per person, advance tickets only)
  • $35 – Advance registration (ends January 30th)
  • $50 – Day before and Same day registration (if tickets remain)

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About Murray Resources

Founded in 1988, Murray Resources is a leading Houston recruiting firm and staffing agency. The company serves a base of over one thousand client companies, including numerous Fortune™ 1000 companies and high-growth small and medium-sized organizations, in the areas of administrative, accounting, customer service, engineering, executive / leadership, finance, human resources, IT / technology, light industrial, manufacturing, marketing, operations, and sales. Murray Resources’ 95% Performance Evaluation Score represents one of the highest placement satisfaction rates in the industry. The company has been named a “Best Places to Work” by the Houston Business Journal and the #1 Fastest Growing Woman Owned Business in the Personnel Category by the Houston Business Journal. For more information, contact Murray Resources at 713.935.0009 or visit

About Steve Garguilo

Mr. Garguilo works with people from all walks of life across the globe to help them make their ideas happen. He led the revolution to transform the culture of the 5th largest company in the world by instigating and shaping a grassroots movement at Johnson & Johnson that engaged 23,000 employees and led to countless stories of product and people development. Mr. Garguilo is the author of Amazon bestseller Surge: Your Guide to Put Any Idea Into Action, and is the co-founder of Action Surge and Partner at Cultivate. He has lived all over the world and has spoken at TED and TEDx events across the globe in the United States, Switzerland, Brazil, Scotland, Tunisia, and Lithuania. A global citizen, he has visited each of the 48 contiguous United States and is a member of the “century club” having visited over 100 countries.