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.

May 3, 2016
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The Lansing Center, Lansing, MI

Join Chamber members and state legislators at this premier networking event featuring keynote speaker Carlos Gutierrez, former CEO and Chairman of the Board at Kellogg Company and former Secretary of the U.S. Department of...

May 10, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members
$20 discount per webinar if register for entire Recruiting Top Talent Webinar Series.

It used to be pretty simple to get an advertisement out there for your job openings: Write up...

May 11, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$170 Members / $195 Future Members

The Michigan Corporate Income Tax (CIT) replaced the Michigan Business Tax in January 2012. While it is arguably a more business-friendly tax, it still includes a number of complex topics. Join us for this half-day seminar to better understand the...

May 12, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$170 Members / $195 Future Members

The Michigan Corporate Income Tax (CIT) replaced the Michigan Business Tax in January 2012. While it is arguably a more business-friendly tax, it still includes a number of complex topics. Join us for this half-day seminar to better understand the...

May 17, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members

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...

May 18, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members

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...

May 24, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 Members / $295 Future Members
($100 Discount off 2nd OSHA Seminar*)

At most facilities the highest injury/incident rate is found in the Maintenance Department, so OSHA concentrates their efforts in this area. Most of the violations found in the maintenance area are...

May 25, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members
($100 Discount off 2nd OSHA Seminar*)

At most facilities the highest injury/incident rate is found in the Maintenance Department, so OSHA concentrates their efforts in this area. Most of the violations found in the maintenance area are...

May 26, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members
($100 Discount off 2nd OSHA Seminar*)

The Forklift Safety/Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) one-day workshop provides general safety/operation training and guidelines for operating a PIT or forklift. It covers mandatory classroom training...

June 7, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members
$20 discount per webinar if register for entire Recruiting Top Talent Webinar Series.

It may take some effort but it is entirely possible to engage your part-time, hourly...

June 9, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

September 2015 saw a substantially revised ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) Standard and organizations that have achieved third-party registration to this internationally-recognized standard will have a three-year transition period to...

June 14, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Western Michigan University – East Beltline Campus, Grand Rapids

$170 Members / $195 Future Members

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is constantly changing, so employers need to stay informed to ensure compliance. Join us for this half-day seminar to get the latest guidance regarding employer reporting requirements and other recent ACA developments. Mary...

June 15, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$170 Members / $195 Future Members

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is constantly changing, so employers need to stay informed to ensure compliance. Join us for this half-day seminar to get the latest guidance regarding employer reporting requirements and other recent ACA developments. Mary...

June 16, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members

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...

June 21, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

Employers are regularly faced with difficult HR scenarios that require immediate action. Your response to these time-sensitive matters needs to be carefully managed so you are compliant with applicable state and federal laws as well as your own workplace...