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Employers Resource Association (ERA) is your one-stop resource for HR advice, training, compensation data, legal updates, news and information. We help keep our members current, compliant and competent. It’s why we are trusted by over 1200 organizations in Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky, Dayton, Columbus and Eastern Indiana.

Why join?  ERA members enjoy complimentary benefits including:

  • HR Hotline - Fast, unlimited advice from HR experts and Employment Law attorneys via call or email
  • Regional Compensation Surveys - Free to participating members. Uniquely current, local data for strategic hiring and budgeting.
  • Online HR Library HR Central - 24/7 access to sample forms, policies, job descriptions, federal and state resources
  • Employee Handbook Template - Newly updated, ready-to-customize format
  • ERA Newsletters, Updates, and Legal Alerts - Quarterly /monthly publications and alerts on key HR- legal news to stay compliant. Weekly updates on HR and employee training and events
  • Legal Briefings, Roundtables, and Forums - Low or no cost ways to learn, share and network. with peers and ERA experts

Additional advantages include special member pricing on:

  • Training and Development - Public and in-house classes on leadership, personal development, HR, and legal compliance
  • HR Consulting Services - From recruiting,  affirmative action plans, and compensation services to employee engagement surveys  and HR checkups
  • Partnered Services - Drug testing, background checks, unemployment, workers comp services to healthcare cost containment strategies

Because of our personal service, expert advice, latest HR resources and discounted fees, our members save thousands of dollars and hours. They value their membership between $10,000 and $15,000 per year, yet dues start at just $595.



To see what ERA has to offer, choose from the following categories of services:

As a member of ERA,  you are entitled to the wide range of benefits included with your membership. Our HR professionals can assist you with any of the HR outsourcing services offered by ERA. They can also be customized to fit your needs.

To join, see Membership Investment and Membership Application.  To request more information, click here (for an email request) or call 513-679-4120 (Cincinnati) or 614- 538-9410 (Columbus).


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I’ve changed companies over the past 20+ years, but I’ve always remained with ERA!
— Darla Cade
    Chief HR Officer,  Germane Solutions