BC Chamber E-News Blast 1/13/14
Weekly Chamber Broadcast Email ~ The Chamber Means Business

Special Thanks to newest Members!

Stephan West
State Farm Insurance/Agent Steve West
Join Date: 01/01/2014

Uyen "Winnie" Phan
Sew Eclectic
Join Date: 01/01/2014

Clark County Town Hall Meeting w/ Scott Kipper

Join us at the Clark County Medical Society Town Hall Meeting with Insurance Commissioner Scott Kipper. There are alot of current questions regarding current healthcare implements, come along on January 15th, to get those questions answered!

Click the link to view flyer/ RSVP!



14-Day Black Sea Cruise!

Lunch and Learn!

Lunch and Learn ~ Understanding Unemployment Insurance in Nevada

February 27, 2014  @ 11 am

BC Chamber Office

Bring your own lunch, or you can order a boxed lunch for just $12.  Call the Chamber Office to place your order.

The Nevada Association of Employers will be conducting a workshop to help Nevada employers understand the unemployment insurance laws of Nevada with the goal of assisting them in administering their UI activity. 

Topics to be covered include:

~How to protest a claim within the legal guidelines

~What are and are not “protestable” issues

~What’s the difference between a claim and a base period notice

~What does it mean to be the 75% employer

~How to prepare for an unemployment hearing

~How to audit a quarterly charge statement

Click here to register or contact the Chamber office.


NAE's upcoming Legal Webinars!

Nevada’s HR Resource since 1938

Happy Monday everybody!

With the new year, NAE is rolling out a new series of legal webinars.  With the assistance of employment law attorney Robert Story, these webinars will cover common workplace topics such as severance agreement, background checks, and what to do when you get an EEOC complaint.  We encourage you all to sign up for these very informative webinars.
And once again, NAE will be offering our very popular Supervisory Skills 101 and 102 classes.  As seating is limited for these classes, we suggest you sign up sooner rather than later.

Legal Webinar Series
  • Wed, Jan 29, 2014 – 10am – 11am – “Severance Agreements, Non-competes and Confidentiality”  - Robert Story and Rob Parker
  • Wed, Feb 19, 2014 – 10am – 11am – “Responding to EEOC Complaints” & “Proper Documentation” – Robert Story and Rob Parker
  • Wed, Mar 19, 2014 – 10am - 11am -  “Dress and Appearance Policies v. Religious Accommodation” & “Age Discrimination” – Robert Story and Rob Parker
  • Wed, Apr 9, 2014 – 10am – 11am – “How to Conduct an Investigation” & “Background Checks/Providing References” – Robert Story and Rob Parker
Pricing is $49/member and $79/non-member.       NAE members – ATTEND ALL 4 WEBINARS FOR $150
                                                                        Non NAE members – ATTEND ALL 4 WEBINARS FOR $275       

Supervisory Skills 101
Topics include: discipline/discharge, workplace harassment, wage and hour, drugs/alcohol in the workplace, the hiring process and more.  Reno classes will be Tuesdays, January 21, 28 and February 4, 11 & 18, 2014 from 8:30 – 10:30 am.  Classes will be held at the NAE offices.  Carson City classes will be Thursdays, January 23, 30 and February 6, 13 & 20, 2014 from 8:30am – 10:30 am.  Classes will be held at the Casino Fandango. Cost is $175/NAE member attendee, $275/non-member attendee.  Send 2 attendees and the 3rd is free. To register call us at 329-4241 or email jnelson@nae-online.org.
Elko:  Classes will be Tuesday, February 25 from 1pm – 5pm and Wednesday, February 26 from 8am – 12 noon.  Classes will be held at the Elko Red Lion Hotel.
For those of you who like to make arrangements well in advance, we have additional Supervisory Skills classes already scheduled for:
Reno:  Tuesday, May 6, 13, 20, 27 and June 3, 2014 from 8:30am – 10:30 am here at NAE.
Carson City: Thursday, May 8, 15, 22, 29 and June 5 from 8:30am – 10:30am at Casino Fandango in Carson City.

Supervisory Skills 102
Topics include: effective communication, conflict resolution, team building and leadership.  Class presenter is Mr. Guy Farmer.  Reno classes begin Tuesday, March 4, 11, 18 & 25, 2014.  Class will be here at the NAE offices.  Cost is $225/NAE member attendee, $300/non-member attendee. To register call us at 329-4241 or email jnelson@nae-online.org.
Thanks everybody!
Chamber Happenings - BC Chamber E-News Blast 1/13/14