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Upcoming Webinars

Union Retiree Health Benefits: You Can Now Modify or Eliminate
April 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
In a significant win for employers, the United States Supreme Court recently invalidated a judicial inference that union retiree health insurance benefits are vested for life in the absence of specific language to the contrary.

Join us for this 60-minute webinar to learn how employers with union retiree health benefit obligations may be able to take advantage of the M&G decision to modify or eliminate health insurance for their union retirees.
When an Employee Dies: HR & Accounting Essentials
May 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
The death of an employee must be handled with great care. In addition to communication and staffing issues, employers are responsible for promptly and compassionately handling many procedures that are governed by state and federal law.

Join us for this comprehensive 60-minute webinar to learn about the legal practicalities that must be addressed when an employee dies.
Pre-Employment Screening: Legal & Effective Use in Hiring
May 13, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
Thorough and adequate pre-employment screening is essential to avoiding and preventing workplace security and safety concerns, workplace violence, employee-related corporate scandals, inadvertent access to confidential information of other employers, potential loss of company trade secrets, and plain-old employment litigation claims.

At the same time, pre-employment inquiries, screening, and testing are subject to federal and state laws. Join us for this 60-minute webinar to better understand the ins and outs and limits of permissible pre-employment screening and how you can use it legally and effectively during the hiring process.
Performance Reviews Webinar Series
(3 upcoming webinars, 0 archived webinars)
Join us for this three-part webinar series to become better at conducting performance reviews for your employees. You will learn the necessary components of a successful performance review and how to apply them on the job.
 
Performance Reviews: Four Essential Components
July 22, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
To achieve its potential, a performance review must include several components that, when used correctly, will build employee confidence, strengthen employee-manager relations and improve overall employee performance.

Attend this 60-minute webinar to ensure job responsibilities of all work groups, teams and individuals, align with and support the organization's goals and objectives.
Performance Reviews: How to Evaluate without Bias
August 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
The performance review process is most meaningful when it's fair, transparent and objective. It's important for supervisors conducting the review to be free of any personal biases they might have.

Attend this 60-minute webinar to learn about objective and subjective observations, separating employee behavior from your interpretation of it, and observation of task vs. relationship behaviors. You will also learn tips to heighten self-awareness and reduce bias.
Performance Reviews: How to Conduct the Conversation
August 19, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
Performance reviews shouldn't be a one-way lecture, but a two-way conversation. Come review time, expect to have an actual conversation with each of your employees.

Attend this 60-minute webinar to learn how to put everything you learned to use at work: assess your existing process; ensure alignment with organizational goals; identify and fill the gaps; and measure and celebrate success.