Education & Events

Upcoming Webinars

Retaliation Claims: Protected Rights, Trends, Enforcement Initiatives
May 17, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
Retaliation claims are included in nearly 50% of all private sector charges filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). And now the EEOC is issuing its first proposed workplace retaliation guidance in 20 years, which may broaden retaliation to include third parties and bring into play a larger number of employment decisions beyond hiring, firing and discipline.

Please join us for this 60-minute webinar to learn more about your employees' legally protected rights, trends and enforcement issues, and strategies to prevent and address claims of retaliation.
Basic Payroll Concepts for Michigan Employers
May 18, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
Payroll is a complex, ever-changing responsibility for all employers; it may have started out simply, but history and governmental regulations have complicated this relationship between the employer and the employee.

Please join us for this 60-minute webinar to get up-to-date information about the major payroll functions for Michigan employers and to ensure you have a well-rounded understanding of the elements involved and the compliance requirements.
Recruiting Top Talent: Hiring, Posting & Onboarding
(2 upcoming webinars, 1 archived webinars)
There are challenges and opportunities in today's environment when seeking out well-qualified people to fill open job positions. Some hiring managers are faced with the question of whether they should hire internally or if it would be better to bring in someone fresh from outside of the company. Some also struggle with crafting the job description to accurately promote the position and attract the right people. There is also the often untapped pool of hiring part-time people to effectively perform the duties you need done, but how do you engage them? Join us for this three-part webinar series to find solutions to these recruiting challenges and get tips and tools for matching the right people to the right job within your company.
 
Job Postings: Craft & Effectively Post Job Opportunities
May 10, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
It used to be pretty simple to get an advertisement out there for your job openings: Write up some job criteria, call the newspaper and share your criteria. They would wordsmith it for you and "poof" you had your job posting out to the public in the Sunday paper. There's a lot more to know today, and your options are far more diverse and broader in scope. During this 60-minute webinar you will learn about the best ways to craft and post your openings today.
Onboarding: Engaging Hourly & Part-Time Employees
June 7, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
It may take some effort but it is entirely possible to engage your part-time, hourly employees. During this 60-minute webinar, we will discuss changes you can make to help your company engage and retain these valuable people in your organization.
Social Media & HR: How to Utilize it Effectively & Avoid Risk
June 16, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT      Time Zone Converter
In an era where the lines between "workplace" and "personal space" are becoming blurrier by the day, managing your use and your employees' use of social media for business purposes has become a legal minefield.

Please join us for this 60-minute webinar to learn about the implications of managing the use of social media in the workplace and to understand the risks involved. Don't miss this opportunity to protect your organization and prevent headaches and legal issues down the road!