The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) and local employer committees will co-sponsor 12 Regional Business Summits and Networking Events across the state.
The summits are designed to meet the needs of managers, human resources professionals, business owners, and supervisors seeking practical guidance and real world tips for handling the toughest management and compliance challenges and who want to operate effectively within the legal climate that is affecting the 2017 workplace.
At this year's crash course, “Employers In the Know”, attendees will:
- Meet and hear from Commissioner of Labor Mark Butler, voted as one of the 100 most influential Georgians, as he shares valuable information on current GDOL initiatives and programs.
- Get information from a Labor Law expert and U.S. Department of Labor presenters including practical tips on how to avoid DOL investigations, costly Wage and Hour litigation and other legal hot topics. Learn about new and amended regulations and legislation that affect your business in 2017.
- Find out about the Unemployment Insurance System in Georgia and get an accelerated course on Tax, Benefits and Appeals information.
$40 early bird registration
$50 at the door (early bird registration ends two weeks prior to event date)
All summits start at 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and lunch is included.
Registration and networking begins at 8:30 a.m.
Recertification credits through the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) and Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) are pending approval.
Don't miss the chance to attend this informative and impactful event that is certain to leave you "In the Know."
Date: Wednesday, May 3
Area: Region 10 – Dougherty, Lee, Worth and surrounding counties
Location: Albany Technical College Conference Center - Albany, GA
Date: Wednesday, May 17
Area: Region 8 – Sumter, Crisp, Dooly and surrounding counties
Location: South Georgia Technical College, John M. Pope Technology Center, Americus, GA
Date: Wednesday, Sep 27
Area: Region 2 – Stephens, Franklin, Habersham and surrounding counties
Location: North Georgia Technical College - Currahee Conference Center
Date: Wednesday, Oct 4
Area: Region 4 - Upson, Spalding, Lamar and surrounding counties
Location: Flint River Campus of Southern Crescent Technical College - Bldg G
Date: Wednesday, Oct 11
Area: Region 3 N&S – Metro Atlanta
Location: The John C. Maxwell Leadership Center - 12Stone Church
Date: Wednesday, Nov 8
Area: Region 7 – McDuffie, Columbia, Richmond and surrounding counties
Location: Augusta Technical College – Thomson/McDuffie Campus