Our Upcoming Webinars
Learn Cost Analysis and Profit Planning for Your Business
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Speaker: William R. Kay, MBAEffective cost analysis is vital to any organization’s financial health and success. Company managers need to be able to analyze costs and expenses, break-even points, and contribution margins of their products and services.
FMLA, ADA, USERRA, Workers Compensation, and HIPAA: Navigating the Bermuda Triangle of Medical Leaves
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Speaker: Deirdre Kamber Todd, Esq.Medical leaves and the myriad of laws that govern them can create treacherous waters for any employer. Understanding the basics of, as well as the similarities, the distinctions, and the interrelationships among the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Americans with Disability Act (ADA), workers’ compensation laws, the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA), and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is critical to your business.
New Form I-9: Everything You Need to Know About this Critical New Form
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Speaker: Sharon R. Mehlman, Esq.I-9 compliance is critical. On March 8, 2013, USCIS published a new Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. This new form will have a 60 day implementation period during which time both the new and old form versions may be used. After May 7, 2013, only the new Form I-9 may be used.
Use Excel's™ Solver Program for Better Financial Forecasting
Tuesday May 14, 2013
Speaker: Miles HutchinsonMicrosoft Excel Solver program can be very useful in building and improving your company’s financial forecasts. Solver is one of the most sophisticated sensitivity tools available within the Excel product. This webinar will demonstrate best practices for designing efficient forecasting models with Excel. In just 90 minutes, you will learn how to apply Excel’s Solver Program to your models.
Record Retention: How to Develop Up to Date Policies and Practices
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Speaker: Benjamin WrightTraditional record retention policies are outmoded in the era of electronic communication. Litigation has been revolutionized by e-discovery. This webinar will offer practical steps for developing workable record retention policies for the modern business.
Fundamentals of Capital Expenditure Analysis
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Speaker: William R. Kay, MBAThis webinar focuses on how to properly analyze investments in long-term projects and other capital expenditures. You will learn how to evaluate long-term investments to determine whether the expected rate of return is great enough to justify taking the risks inherent in those projects.
Reasonable Accommodation Under the ADA: A Practical Guide on Accommodation and the Interactive Process
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Speaker: Dan S. Cross, Esq.,Every employer with 15 or more employees has an obligation under the Americans with Disabilities Act to accommodate its disabled workers. Part of an employer’s obligation is to participate in an “interactive process” with the employee to determine if reasonable accommodation must be made for that employee and what kind of accommodation is appropriate. This webinar will address what to do when an accommodation is requested by an employee and how to legally and effectively engage in the interactive process.
How the New Federal Healthcare Law Encourages Employee Wellness Programs
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Speaker: Brad Cooper, MSPT, MBA, MTC, ATCIn November of 2012, the Department of Labor, IRS and Department of Health and Human Services jointly issued proposed regulations related to "Nondiscriminatory Wellness Programs" based on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Join us for this special educational webinar that will discuss the proposed regulations and what it means to you and your current or future employee wellness program strategy.
New HIPAA/HITECH Privacy and Security Regulations Implementation: A Roadmap for Compliance
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Speaker: Boris Segalis, Esq.HHS has adopted a new regulation under HIPAA that will provide sweeping changes to HIPAA. The compliance deadline for the new HIPAA regulation is September 23, 2013, so it is vital for employers and their employee health plans, for health care providers and for all business associates and their subcontractors to know how the new rules will affect their data privacy and security obligations. Noted privacy law expert Boris Segalis, a partner at the law firm InfoLawGroup LLP, will discuss the new regulations and the steps organizations that are subject to the HIPAA/ HITECH regulations, as well as those that have becomes subject to the regulations as result of this rulemaking, should take to achieve compliance.
Using Variable Pay & Incentives to Compensate the Right Employees the Right Way
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Speaker: Teri Morning, MBA, MS, SPHRThis webinar will review the components of a variable pay system that pays for itself . The program will also cover the necessary elements to include in a performance measurement system. You will learn how to connect the compensation changes to your performance measurement system, including what changes may need to be made in your current performance measurement system.
Keep Your Union-Free Advantage
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Speaker: Thomas FredericksGood employee relations can keep your company union-free. This webinar will cover how the federal labor laws enhance the chances that your workforce will be unionized and the steps an employer can take to prevent a union from organizing its employees.
IRS Payroll Penalties: How to Avoid Them and How to Fight Them
Tuesday June 25, 2013
Speaker: Miles HutchinsonThis webinar will prepare you to be more efficient with your payroll tax record gathering and management and your IRS regulatory filings. You will reduce the risk of an unwanted communication from the government. In just 90 minutes you will learn the best practices for collecting and testing the accuracy of your employee forms W-4 and independent contractor forms W-9 and learn how to prepare a properly structured Request for Waiver of Penalty letter.
How to Detect and Prevent Employee Fraud
Thursday June 27, 2013
Speaker: Peter GoldmannEmployee fraud has become the major source of internal misconduct faced by business organizations of all sizes and in all industries. Learn how to identify potential perpetrators in your organization, detect signs of fraud, and create robust controls that will eliminate opportunities for fraud.
Managing Databases in Excel
Wednesday, July 11, 2013
Speaker: Melissa EsquibelWhen many people think about "Microsoft Office" and "databases," they think about Microsoft Access. Access is the right tool for the right job, if the right job is relational databases. But Microsoft Excel, with its available robust features, can do many database jobs. If you don't have access to Access or simply don't have time to learn a new tool, Managing Databases in Excel, with Microsoft Certified Trainer, Melissa Esquibel, will give you strategies to manage your databases without Access.