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Human Resources Basics Seminar at SVC

Public Relations
Posted: Wednesday Oct 26, 2011

Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center will host a seminar, Human Resources Basics – What You Need to Know on Wednesday, Nov. 30 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.

Participants will expand their human resources knowledge at the ninth annual Human Resources Workshop, a popular and informative workshop designed for anyone involved in making human resources decisions. Those who have questions about HR issues, those new to handling HR issues and those handling HR as a secondary role are especially urged to attend. The session will include topics such as why HR issues affect businesses of all sizes; developing a policy and procedures manual and explaining what it is, when a company needs one, and what to include; employment laws; the recruitment process; common hiring selection issues; wages and salaries; how to properly document; termination; safety and health issues; employee benefits; and more.

The seminar will be presented by Kristin Christofano, human resources consultant and trainer. Three CPE Other Credits are available on request. The fee to attend this seminar is $40 or $35 each person for two or more attendees, which includes materials, a coffee/tea drink setup, and an optional one-year subscription (12 issues) to Inc. magazine, valued at $10. Early registration is recommended, as space is limited. To register or to obtain additional information, contact the Saint Vincent College SBDC at 724 537-4572 or www.stvincent.edu/sbdc.

The Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center is part of a statewide system of university-based economic development organizations, whose mission is to provide high quality education and consulting to entrepreneurs, to help them start and grow their businesses in the competitive global economy.

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