Upcoming Events

September 9, 2014
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

With so many employers unsure of how to use job descriptions, it's no wonder they are often written ineffectively or not at all. When it comes to job descriptions, "form follows function". Join us for this 60-minute webinar to learn how to create accurate job descriptions and utilize them as...

September 16, 2014
9:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

Unions have become more aggressive in dealing with the Freedom To Work law, and more innovative in trying to get around the law. Now in place in Michigan for over one year, Freedom to Work is a new civil right for workers, making dues optional, and outlawing any interference or coercion of...

September 17, 2014
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

In today’s tech-savvy world, most business professionals use a smartphone or tablet. But what most don’t know is that these devices can be used more efficiently to save time during your workday. Join us for this 60-minute webinar where you will be introduced to the most effective software and...

September 18, 2014
9:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

Unions have become more aggressive in dealing with the Freedom To Work law, and more innovative in trying to get around the law. Now in place in Michigan for over one year, Freedom to Work is a new civil right for workers, making dues optional, and outlawing any interference or coercion of...

September 23, 2014
9:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

When operating equipment, safety is always the operator’s number one priority in reducing accidents and/or incidences involving equipment and property damage or personal injuries. Working safely and efficiently is the primary focus of this course.

This one-day seminar is designed to...

September 24, 2014
9:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

When operating equipment, safety is always the operator’s number one priority in reducing accidents and/or incidences involving equipment and property damage or personal injuries. Working safely and efficiently is the primary focus of this course.

This one-day seminar is designed to...

September 25, 2014
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

In a unionized workplace, the employer must deal with the added challenges of bargaining and labor contract administration. Bargaining is unique in operation, subject to labor law, policed by an activist National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), and burdened by various pitfalls. Michigan’s Freedom...

October 8, 2014
9:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

The sale and development of commercial and industrial property can often be hindered by actual or anticipated hazardous substances, pollutants or contaminants. The Michigan laws and regulations that impact Brownfield/Part 201 redevelopment have been overhauled over the past couple of years and...

October 9, 2014
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

The most significant component of the Affordable Care Act (also known as Health Care Reform) for large employers is the pay or play penalty. The pay or play penalty was delayed by one year but is now set to take effect in 2015. Join us for this 60-minute webinar to review the most recent legal...

October 14, 2014
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

An effective orientation program can reduce a company's turnover rate and help you retain the employees you worked so hard to hire and train. The seeds of a successful employment relationship are sown long before a new hire's first day on the job and include much more than filling out new hire...

October 28, 2014
9:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission enforces federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability or genetic information. With new EEOC...

October 30, 2014
9:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission enforces federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability or genetic information. With new EEOC...

November 6, 2014
9:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

Protect your organization from employment litigation and costly legal fees by updating or drafting your employee policy manual. This workshop will guide you through what should and should not be included in your employee manual.

You will then break up into groups to review your own...

November 12, 2014
9:00 a.m to 3:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

Join us for this popular, one-day comprehensive seminar held each year to update Michigan businesses on the Michigan sales and use tax law including recent amendments, new administrative rules, bulletins, and court cases. You will also learn about audit procedures and new legislation on tax...

November 13, 2014
9:00 a.m to 3:30 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

Join us for this popular, one-day comprehensive seminar held each year to update Michigan businesses on the Michigan sales and use tax law including recent amendments, new administrative rules, bulletins, and court cases. You will also learn about audit procedures and new legislation on tax...