Human Resources Academy-Newton

03/14/2019 - 03/14/2019
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Meridian Center, 1420 E Broadway Ct, Newton

8:30 a.m. Registration

9:00 a.m. Putting Yourself Out There: Legal considerations and best practices related to posting jobs, from the job postings themselves, job descriptions and interviewing.

9:30 a.m. Making the Choice and Making it Official: Best practices for choosing from your pool of applicants and making an individual part of your team.

10:30 a.m. All About Acronyms: Discussion of relevant HR laws: FLSA, FMLA, ADA, etc.

11:00 a.m. Discrimination in the Workplace: Overview of potential liability through different forms of discrimination, including sexual harassment, racial discrimination and disability discrimination.

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Hands-on Scenarios: An opportunity for all participants to apply the previous sessions’ information, and work through hypothetical scenarios.

1:30 p.m. Know When to Hold ‘Em, Know When to Fold ‘Em: When and how to counsel employees or end the employment relationship.

2:15 p.m. Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Post-employment issues including records retention, reference requests, and the employee file.

2:45 p.m. Q & A

3:00 p.m. Adjourn