Upcoming Events

September 29, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

Within the last six months Michigan completely overhauled its wage garnishment process and forms, which has changed burdens, expenses and risks for businesses. Plus, Michigan is a state with nearly the highest number of businesses and residents subject...

October 5, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

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

Every person is not cut out for every job. Your role is to accurately define the job and ensure that the candidate can...

October 6, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members
$20 discount per webinar if register for entire HIPAA, COBRA & ERISA Series. (Just add both webinars* to cart.)

ERISA has been around long enough that some employers assume no additional steps need to be taken to be in compliance and that after...

October 11, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Novi (Walsh College)

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

Starting in 2017, many employers will be required to electronically submit the summary of injuries and illnesses to OSHA. As OSHA continues to make adjustments to its Recordkeeping and...

October 12, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Lansing (MI Chamber)

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

Starting in 2017, many employers will be required to electronically submit the summary of injuries and illnesses to OSHA. As OSHA continues to make adjustments to its Recordkeeping and...

October 13, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Lansing (MI Chamber)

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

To keep employees safe and to ensure compliance with OSHA regulations, employers must understand how to use proactive safety audit tools and consistent practices that...

October 13, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lafarge Social Club, 2200 N. Point Shores Rd., Alpena

Plan now to attend our complimentary Michigan Chamber "Pizza & Politics" Regional Meeting - open to both current and potential members at no charge. That's right. We invite you to come meet members of the Chamber's senior staff and mingle with business leaders in your area and...

October 17, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Central City Tap House, 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo

Plan now to attend our complimentary Michigan Chamber "Pizza & Politics" Regional Meeting - open to both current and potential members at no charge. That's right. We invite you to come meet members of the Chamber's senior staff and mingle with business leaders in your area and...

October 18, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Celebration! Cinema Grand Rapids North, 2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids

Plan now to attend our complimentary Michigan Chamber "Pizza & Politics" Regional Meeting - open to both current and potential members at no charge. That's right. We invite you to come meet members of the Chamber's senior staff and mingle with business leaders in your area and...

October 19, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Lansing (MI Chamber)

$270 Members. $295 Future Members.

Crafting an employee handbook can seem like a daunting task, but it is a critical tool for all employers. However, an employee handbook that isn’t crafted well to communicate your expectations or doesn’t comply with local, state and...

October 25, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

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

The FMLA continues to be one of the most difficult employment laws for employers to manage in their workplace. The law is complex and often disruptive...

November 2, 2016
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

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

Learn to master the art of interviewing! Sure, it looks easy enough, but a strategic approach to interviewing is critical...

November 3, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

We all need to write well. If you hate to write – or simply don’t feel comfortable or effective in what you write – the dislike and discomfort can hold you back at work. If your workday is made longer or more stressful by these feelings, please join us...

November 8, 2016
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 Members / $95 Future Members

The nondiscrimination of transgender individuals is in a state of flux as there are no current federal or Michigan laws that prohibit discrimination in employment on the basis of an individual’s transgender status or gender identity. The EEOC (Equal...

November 9, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Lansing (MI Chamber)

$270 Members / $295 Future Members

The popular Michigan Sales & Use Tax seminar will cover the basic principles of both the sales tax and the use tax, compliance considerations, expanded coverage of sales and use tax, the new Audit Standards for Field Audits, and a detailed discussion...