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February 2017

1st Aid, CPR, AED & Bloodborne Pathogens 2/24/17

February 24 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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To help member firms meet the requirements of MIOSHA, the following classes for First Aid and CPR certification have been scheduled with an experienced occupation health professional and is a 2 year certification. Bloodborne Pathogens is a 1 year certification and is included in all sessions. In house delivery is available for groups of 6 or more and is the same cost per person as the public classes.  

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Legal Briefing – ADA Update

February 28 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Jeff Fraser, Partner with Miller Johnson, will give an ADA Update including: The importance of the interactive process, key elements and documentation How ADA works with FMLA and Workers Comp Top mistakes employers make

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March 2017

Human Resources Roundtable

March 2 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Participants will be human resources professionals with a broad base of responsibility in various areas of human resources. Some topics discussed last year; current trends in HR; health care reform; safety orientation, teams and training; internships; recruiting; workers compensation; health insurance; Friend of the Court and other payroll issues; immigration; background checks; recordkeeping; handbooks; key performance indicators; coaching and performance management; and more! This roundtable meets the first Thursday of each month, October – May. Call or email Angie Ecklund to register!…

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Quality Roundtable

March 3 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Participants will be quality managers/engineers who have the responsibility of developing and maintaining a quality system to satisfy customer requirements, company standards and/or TS/ISO. Topics may include: new ISO changes; auditing; documentation; corrective action; monitoring; training and communication; managing interns; and more. This roundtable meets the first Friday; alternating November, January, March and May. Contact  Angie Ecklund, via email or by phone, to register today! Pricing: Members: $75 for the first participant; $60 for each additional participant from an organization Non-Members:…

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Lunch N Learn – Social Security Retirement Planning Issues for HR

March 8 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Vonda VanTil, a Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration, will help you understand social security and give you valuable information on what your employees want to know about social security and the best resources to help your employees retire.  

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Safety Roundtable

March 9 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Participants will be safety directors/managers and committee members whose responsibilities require them to keep abreast of compliance regulations and risk management. Some topics discussed last year: Current trends in safety; Q&A with MIOSHA CET; PPE analysis and training; safety culture and employee involvement; Lockout/Tagout program; visitor/contractor/temporaries training; ergonomics; emergency response; metrics; audits; and more. This roundtable meets the second Thursday of each month, October – May Call or email Angie Ecklund to register! Safety Roundtable Pricing:  Member: $150 for the first participant; $120 for each…

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Benefits Roundtable

March 10 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Participants will be directors/managers and administrators who have employee benefit responsibilities. Some topics discussed last year: ACA compliance; selling benefits; 401K; FMLA; Health Insurance Survey; employee communication; and more. Contact Angie Ecklund, via email or phone, to register today! Pricing: Members: $75 for the first participant; $60 each for additional participants from an organization. Non-Members: $125 for the first participant; $100 each for additional participants form an organization. This roundtable meets the second Friday; alternating November, January, March and May.…

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Payroll Roundtable

March 17 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Participants will be those responsible for tracking and administering payroll functions. Topics may include compliance issues; HRIS systems and records management; reporting issues; and best practices. This roundtable meets the third Friday; alternating November, January, March and May. Contact Angie Peisert, via phone or email, to register today! Pricing: Members: $75 for the first participant; $60 for each additional participants from an organization Non-members: $125 for the first participants; $100 each for additional participants from an organization. 2016-2017 EA Roundtable…

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Setting Goals and Reviewing Results

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Prerequisite: Communicating for Leadership Success There’s a seismic shift underway in your work place: Leaders need to meet the expectations of younger employees who want clear direction and regular, frequent feedback, and The time-honored process of performance management is under the microscope as HR wrestles with the enormous amount of time it takes to administer the process, handles complaints from both leaders and employees, and questions the value of the process and tools. Whether you’re thinking about changing your performance…

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HMTA – DOT Refresher Training

March 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Hazardous materials training is required every 3 years for all employees involved with transporting or shipping hazardous materials and includes employees who interpret DOT regulations, sign shipping papers or hazardous waste manifests, and those who prepare and offer hazardous materials for transport.  This class includes real-world exercises designed to help students get comfortable with the HMT regulations and selecting packaging, marking, labeling and placarding.   In addition, at the completion of this training, participants are expected to be able to explain…

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Sound Safety Practices – Emergency & Fire Plans

March 23 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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MIOSHA has two separate standards that require employers to provide written plans, training and drills for their employees in the event of an emergency or fire at a facility. This seminar will help the employer: Identify the MIOSHA regulations that apply to their facility(s) Identify the requirements found in both plans Identify the training and drill requirements for employees Determine the minimum requirements for documentation  

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Non-Profit Roundtable

March 23 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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This Roundtable began last year and is intended for Executive Directors, Administrators and HR Managers in Nonprofit organizations.  Topics for discussion include board management and engagement; volunteers, fundraising, HR and employee practices, safety compliance and risk management, staff development and current trends. This roundtable meets the fourth Thursday of each month. Contact Angie Ecklund, via phone or email, to register today! Pricing: $75 for two participants; $50 for each additional participant 2016-2017 EA Roundtable Guide

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1st Aid, CPR, AED & Bloodborne Pathogens 3/24/17

March 24 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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To help member firms meet the requirements of MIOSHA, the following classes for First Aid and CPR certification have been scheduled with an experienced occupation health professional and is a 2 year certification. Bloodborne Pathogens is a 1 year certification and is included in all sessions. In house delivery is available for groups of 6 or more and is the same cost per person as the public classes.  

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Legal Briefing – HIPAA IT Issues

March 28 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Norbert Kugele, Partner with Warner Norcross & Judd will conduct a specialized briefing for IT professionals on the key compliance issues for IT and electronic Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

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April 2017

Training Roundtable

April 7 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
EA Offices,
380 West Western Ave., Ste 202 , Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Participants will be managers and coordinators responsible for any aspect of coordinating company training. Some topics discussed: current trends in delivery and content; training grants; training matrices; orientation/on-boarding; and leadership training. Training Roundtable Pricing:  Member: $75 for the first participant; $60 for each additional from an organization Non-Member: $125 for the first participant; $100 for each additional from an organization Call or email Angie Ecklund to register! This roundtable meets the first Friday; alternating October, December, February, and April. 2016-2017 EA Roundtable Guide  

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