• HR Investigations Workshop: A Guide to Legal & Effective Inquiries August 21, 2014 1:00pm

    The HR Investigations Workshop will teach you how to avoid legally devastating mistakes and create investigation practices that can save the reputation of both you and the organization.

  • Your Payroll Problems Solved: New DOMA Rules, Travel Pay, Garnishments and More August 22, 2014 1:00pm

    Payroll law is complex, confusing … and becoming more legally dangerous. Make one simple mistake, and you’re sure to hear about it from employees … the CEO … and possibly the IRS.

  • How to Effectively Manage Remote Employees August 25, 2014 1:00pm

    Work has changed. The office is no longer the center of the universe. In today’s connected world, more employees are doing work “out there”—either face-to-face with customers, in far-flung locations or simply in their pajamas.

  • Microsoft Excel for Project Management August 26, 2014 1:00pm

    When it comes to project management, you can buy some pretty sophisticated software specifically designed to keep you and everything on track. But… you have some powerful tools right on your desktop that you can craft into quite a robust solution.

  • Employee Handbooks: Required Changes for 2014 and the 12 Most Common Mistakes August 28, 2014 1:00pm

    Your employee handbook can be an invaluable organizational tool … or an employment lawsuit waiting to happen. And in recent years, Congress and state legislatures have been busy enacting laws that directly affect your employee handbook. If you haven’t kept up, you could find yourself in court.

  • How to Talk to Employees: Scripts & Strategies to Boost Employee Success August 29, 2014 1:00pm

    The entire manager/employee relationship is based on one thing: communication. Yet most managers don’t talk to their staff enough … don’t know what to talk about … or don’t know how to have the necessary conversations to motivate and improve performance.

  • Managing an HR Department of One: Secrets to Success September 2, 2014 1:00pm

    If you’re flying solo in your HR department, you feel pulled in a million different directions at once. How can you navigate to meet the needs of all your internal customers, play a more strategic role in your organization — and keep yourself sane?

  • New Hire Onboarding: Practical Advice to Boost Performance & Retention September 3, 2014 1:00pm

    You work so hard to make a favorable impression on job candidates. But what happens when they show up for work? How are you handling the employee’s first hour, first day, first week and first months on the job?

  • Taking Effective Meeting Minutes September 4, 2014 3:30pm

    Every day, key meetings take place in your office. And the decisions made as a result of these meetings can involve millions of dollars, and even change people’s futures. With everything that’s at stake in today’s challenging times, it’s no wonder that employers prize accurate minute-taking skills more than ever before.

  • Preparing the Executive for Depositions September 8, 2014 1:00pm

    Your lawyer will help you prepare for depositions – for several hundred dollars an hour. But advance planning can help minimize the time you spend with lawyers. That’s why The HR Specialist and Executive Leadership have teamed up on a new webinar to help you stay composed when you’re deposed.