Upcoming Events

March 28, 2017 to March 29, 2017
DAY 1 - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. DAY 2 - 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$470 Members / $495 Future Members

Keep your employees safe and facility in compliance with all OSHA standards. At the completion of each course, you’ll receive an official U.S. DOL, OSHA course completion card, which demonstrates your commitment to compliance with all OSHA standards....

March 28, 2017 to March 31, 2017
Each day - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$870 Members / $895 Future Members

Keep your employees safe and facility in compliance with all OSHA standards. At the completion of each course, you’ll receive an official U.S. DOL, OSHA course completion card, which demonstrates your commitment to compliance with all OSHA standards....

March 29, 2017
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$170 Members / $195 Future Members

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 6,210 work-related deaths occurred in private sector workplaces employing 11 workers or more. Six percent of the fatalities, or around 347 deaths, were the direct result of electrocutions at work. In addition...

March 30, 2017
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$170 Members / $195 Future Members

OSHA requires that powered industrial (forklift) operators must be trained in both the classroom and practical training of the types of powered industrial trucks they will be required to operate. Employees must be trained in the thirteen truck-related...

April 12, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Future Members

Making collection calls can be awkward, embarrassing and confrontational. If poorly handled, you risk destroying long-term, profitable client relationships. Fortunately, you can collect delinquent receivables and keep your valued clients. There may not...

April 18, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

Wage and hour laws and implementation of related regulations are complex with the burden on employers to establish compliance processes and pay employees properly. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is the hottest area of employment litigation and small...

April 19, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members
$20 discount per webinar if register for entire Cyber Security series (add both webinars* to cart for discount)

In this highly connected world, we are constantly exposed to cyber threats within our workplaces. Some positions – like...

April 20, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

Wage and hour laws and implementation of related regulations are complex with the burden on employers to establish compliance processes and pay employees properly. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is the hottest area of employment litigation and small...

April 26, 2017
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

Lawful and thorough pre-employment screening is the first essential step to avoid a workplace employment claim, though “lawful” and “thorough” sometimes conflict. Pre-employment screening also helps employers to comply with recent rulings...

April 27, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

HR professionals are routinely called upon to manage employee requests for accommodations and time...

May 2, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members 

Your human resource record keeping practices can be your best defender or your worst enemy, so it is crucial that employers understand the complex world...

May 3, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members

Hunters are those salespeople that make new business happen, but finding hunters can be daunting. Some experts think that there are only 5 to 10% “hunter” type salespeople out there today. Please join us for this 60-minute webinar to learn how to find...

May 16, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members
$20 discount per webinar if register for entire Exporting series (add both webinars* to cart for discount)

Developing a strategic export plan can make all the difference between completing a few export sales and generating real growth...

May 17, 2017
9:15 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Country Club of Lansing

A Premier Networking Event for Local Chamber Leaders 

This one-day event held at the beautiful Country Club of Lansing will provide local chamber of commerce executives the opportunity to network with their colleagues from across the state while...

May 17, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members
$20 discount per webinar if register for entire Cyber Security series (add both webinars* to cart for discount)

Cyber-crime is growing at a tremendous rate and will not slow down anytime soon; these criminals can find ways to get behind your firewalls...