Education & Events

Upcoming Webinars

MIOSHA/OSHA Update: Reporting Requirements, Citation Trends, Enforcement Initiatives
October 15, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
All federal agencies are pursuing aggressive enforcement agendas against employers and OSHA is no different. This 60-minute webinar will provide both occupational safety and health and human resource managers a convenient tool to make sure their programs are up-to-date and to anticipate both MIOSHA and OSHA enforcement trends.
Generations Webinar Series
(2 upcoming webinars, 0 archived webinars)
This two-part webinar series will help you to understand generations in our current workforce and how you can get the most out of your working relationships.
Generations: Who Are You Working With?
October 21, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
Businesses are experiencing the most complex workforce today. Attend this 60-minute webinar to expand your knowledge and learn more about the value each generation brings and how to position yourself for a brighter future.
Generations: Managing & Leading Across Generations
November 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
Embracing the change and becoming Next Gen business and leader doesn't mean "giving in". It means educating yourself, other managers, and employees on key factors that will help everyone to succeed. Attend this 60-minute webinar to learn how to get the most out of your working relationships with the generations of the current and future workforce.
Why Can't We Just Get Along? Working with Diverse Personalities
November 12, 2015 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
The people in your organization are your biggest assets, but can sometimes feel like the biggest pain in your assets. While we know everyone brings their own personality styles and quirks into the workplace, sometimes styles collide and we have trouble staying focused, getting along and keeping our teams positive and strong. These problems aren't new, but the available tools are often too complicated to remember or too time-consuming to consistently use.

Join us for this 60-minute webinar to get tips about personality dynamics that are relevant and easy to apply.
Environmental Issues 101: A Primer for Business Professionals
November 19, 2015 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
Whether you are managing HR, purchasing, day-to-day operations, real estate or construction; environmental issues that are subject to state and federal regulation can be present in virtually any project.

Join us for this 60-minute webinar to learn about the most common environmental issues business owners face and get the basic tools to do your job more effectively.
Active Shooter Incidents: How to Prepare and Survive
December 3, 2015 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
An active shooter is someone actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and other populated area. These horrible situations are by their very nature unpredictable, evolve quickly, and cannot be completely prevented. However, with proper training you can learn to survive such an event.

This 60-minute webinar will discuss the nature of active shooter incidents and how to prepare your employees with skills and strategies they need to increase their chances of survival.
Financial Statements 101: A Primer for Non-Financial Managers
December 10, 2015 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
Not everyone has a background in finance and accounting, so learning the ins and outs of financial statements can be a new and, at times, difficult experience for small business owners, rising managers and new board members. While it is important to have a great accountant crunching the numbers and creating the reports, it is up to you to understand the documents and numbers. Only by analyzing the elements of these statements and how they relate to one another can you gauge a company's overall health and make good financial decisions relating to the organization.

Most financial analysis revolves around three main statements and this 60-minute webinar will focus on bettering your understanding of these financial reports.
Intellectual Property Webinar Series
(2 upcoming webinars, 0 archived webinars)
Your company works hard to develop new innovative techniques and products and its brand identity. In this two-part webinar series, you will learn why protecting your intellectual property is an important part of growing your business and how to use a patent.
Protecting Your Business's Intellectual Property: Patents & Copyrights
December 16, 2015 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
Protecting your novel idea, invention or original work of art is extremely important to prevent competitors from using your intellectual property to their own advantage. Join us for this 60-minute webinar where we will introduce you to what intellectual property is, why it is important and how it can be protected. In particular, we will focus on patents and copyrights.
Protecting Your Business's Intellectual Property: Trade Secrets & Trademarks
January 20, 2016 at 10:00 AM EST      Time Zone Converter
Your business has something that differentiates you from your competitors. There is something special about your brand or product that is unique and defines your competitive advantage in the marketplace. It is very possible that a competitor is causing confusion in the marketplace by using a name or trademark that is similar to yours. Or that your business involves proprietary information that would be valuable to your competitors. If that's the case, then join us for this 60-minute webinar where we will focus on how to handle these situations as they relate to trade secrets and trademarks.