Upcoming Events

Keep Educated, Keep Connected

With seminars, webinars and online training available through the Michigan Chamber, you and your employees can keep on top of the issues and be as competitive as possible. Chamber membership also brings plenty of networking opportunities including the Chamber’s Annual Dinner, Regional Membership Meetings, Capitol Connection Coffees, and the PAC II Golf Outing.

March 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

Your human resource record keeping practices can be your best defender or your worst enemy. Join us for this comprehensive one-day seminar and learn how to create, maintain and utilize critical employment documents, including employment applications, job...

March 11, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 members / $295 non-members

Your human resource record keeping practices can be your best defender or your worst enemy. Join us for this comprehensive one-day seminar and learn how to create, maintain and utilize critical employment documents, including employment applications, job...

March 12, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

The overall use of wage garnishments to collect on behalf of judgment creditors has been steadily rising in recent years and now comprehensive wage garnishment reform bills pending in the state legislature could have a significant impact on your business...

March 24, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 members / $295 non-members

After lying dormant for many years, the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) has become a fertile ground for litigation. Employers are being bombarded with lawsuits by salaried and hourly employees claiming pay and overtime violations – often in class...

March 25, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

After lying dormant for many years, the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) has become a fertile ground for litigation. Employers are being bombarded with lawsuits by salaried and hourly employees claiming pay and overtime violations – often in class...

March 26, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Grand Rapids

$270 members / $295 non-members

After lying dormant for many years, the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) has become a fertile ground for litigation. Employers are being bombarded with lawsuits by salaried and hourly employees claiming pay and overtime violations – often in class...

April 14, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Non-Members

Disciplining and terminating employees is one of the most difficult issues an employer can face. From a legal standpoint, it is also one of the most risky. This comprehensive, one-day seminar is designed to assist you in effectively disciplining an employee...

April 21, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

Confidential information such as customer lists, employee salaries, succession planning, pricing, specialized operating processes, business strategies, product innovations and other sensitive information that are vital company assets must be protected....

April 22, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

The Michigan Chamber has gathered leading expert attorneys, government officials, and top consultants with extensive knowledge and expertise to provide you with an update on the most current developments in the environmental arena.  Michigan DEQ Director...

April 23, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

Stay in front of medical marihuana developments as they impact employers in Michigan and the 23 states that allow such use. Join us for this 60-minute webinar to confirm the best practices for employee usage and testing policies.

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April 28, 2015 to April 29, 2015
DAY 1 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. DAY 2 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 Members / $295 Non-Members

Organizations need a consistent source of training for current, newly-promoted and newly-hired supervisors and managers. Let Michigan Chamber Services lend you a hand in this proven training program, so all supervisors and managers can get the core skills...

May 12, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 members / $295 non-members

Over the past several years, there have been numerous changes to Michigan’s complicated unemployment compensation system. By attending this popular one-day seminar you will learn how Michigan’s unemployment compensation system works and how the recent...

May 12, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Lansing
May 13, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

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,...

May 14, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

Over the past several years, there have been numerous changes to Michigan’s complicated unemployment compensation system. By attending this popular one-day seminar you will learn how Michigan’s unemployment compensation system works and how the recent...