Training Calendar

Employment Law & HR Practices Update

Instructor: EANE Staff
Fee: $285.00

Date: Time: Code: Location:  
Nov 02, 2017 7:30am - 3:30pm C003.171102S Springfield, MA REGISTER NOW


This year's Employment Law & HR Practices Update will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Sheraton Monarch Place, Springfield, MA

Challenge Your Perspective: The New HR is the title of this year's Employment Law & HR Update conference.  We are excited to have as our keynote speaker, Jennifer McClure, CEO of Unbridled Talent and Co-founder of DisruptHR.  Are you tired of the same old approach to Human Resources?  Are you ready to start talking about talent in a whole new way?  Interested in shaking things up a bit?  Sign up today to discover new ways of thinking, and ideas that have been implemented in a variety of organizations that are helping companies to achieve a competitive advantage by changing the way they approach people and talent.  We will also have breakout sessions such as Retaliation: How to Prevent the #1 Employee Compaint, Navigating the U.S. Immigration Laws, and much more.  A tentative agenda is below.

AGENDA (For a detailed description of the breakout sessions, click here. *Descriptions subject to change)

7:30am - 8:00am Registration and Continential Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:15am Welcome and Introduction - Meredith Wise, President
8:15am - 9:30am Keynote - DISRUPT HR, The Rebellious Future of HR - Jennifer McClure
9:30am - 10:00am General Session - Headline News - Mark Adams, EANE
10:00am - 10:15am Break
10:15am - 11:00am Breakout Sessions:

  • Protecting Your Employees & Facility in an Ever-Changing World - Part 1 - Vik Solem, CISSP, President & Founder of MEI Security
  • Managing Never-Ending ADAAA Leaves - Skoler, Abbott - Sue Fentin
  • Stay Interviews - Val Boudreau, EANE
  • Corporate Equality Index - Bernadette Harrigan, AVP & Counsel and Irene Brank, Senior Business Operations, MassMutual Financial Group & John Henderson, EANE
  • Reduce the Risk and Reap the Rewards: Controlling Unemployment Costs - Meghan Avery, UTCA

11:15am - 12:00am Breakout Sessions:

  • Protecting Your Employees & Facility in an Ever-Changing World - Part 2 - Vik Solem, CISSP, President & Founder of MEI Security
  • Connecting and Engaging Remote Workers to the Organization - Amanda Wilsher, EANE
  • Navigating U.S. Immigration Laws - Atty Joe Curran
  • Employee Retirements: Planning and Partnering for the Transition in Your Workplace - Skoler, Abbott - T. Murphy
  • Massachusetts Health Care Reform Part II - New Costs/New Pain - Richard Szczebak, Parker,Brown Macaulay, Sheerin

12:00pm - 1:15pm Lunch & Employer of Choice Awards

1:15pm - 2:00pm Breakout Sessions:

  • Communicating HSAs and High Deductible Plans - Jenny MacKay, The Gaudreau Group 
  • Retaliation: How to Prevent the #1 Employee Complaint - Skoler, Abbott - K. Klimczuk
  • I Think I Know What I Thought You Think You Said: Communication
  • OSHA Update - Milt Jacobs, Safety Solution Consultants

2:00pm - 2:15pm Break
2:15pm - 3:30pm General Sessions - Stump the Lawyers - Win a Prize!


HRCI & SHRM Credits: 5.25