HR Basics: Employment Law and Staffing Best Practices – CWE Vermont
Your business is growing and you’re ready to hire more staff. Hiring the right people is critical as your people will be the key to the success of your business. In this workshop, we will explore:
- The best ways to select the right person for the job
- Where and how to advertise for positions
- Effective interview techniques, including what questions to ask
- Employment Law basics
- On-boarding strategies
When: Wednesday, June 28th from 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Where: CWE Vermont Offices Burlington, VT 05401
Fee: $30. Must register to attend. Partial scholarship may be available for those who qualify.
The Fair Labor Standards Act establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and youth employment standards affecting employees in the private sector and in Federal, State, and local governments. This workshop will present information you need to know about whether your employees are covered by Federal law, which employees are entitled to minimum wage and overtime, which employees might be exempt employees, how to properly calculate overtime, and what must be done to comply with recordkeeping and child labor requirements. Taught by a former wage and hour investigator, this workshop will be practical, cover common violations to avoid, and allow opportunity for questions and answers.
When: Tuesday, August 8th from 11:00am – 1:00pm
Where: CWE Vermont
431 Pine Street, Suite 101
Burlington, Vermont 05401
Fee: Free. Must register to attend.
Join the Vermont Foodbank in their fight against hunger by riding the Harpoon Point to Point!
Since its inception in 2002, the Harpoon Point to Point has become the Vermont Foodbank’s largest fundraiser of the year, raising over $1.3M to date. Come ride 100, 50 or 25 miles on the road, or ride the 20-mile mountain bike trail at Mt. Ascutney. This well-supported ride will take you along rivers, over covered bridges and through Vermont’s incomparable landscape with its infinite shades of green. A festive post-ride party awaits you when you cross the finish line at the Harpoon Brewery, complete with hot showers, delicious BBQ, live music and fresh beer, straight from the source!
Sign up to ride or volunteer at: harpoonpointtopoint.com