Atlanta, Georgia – March 15, 2010 – Dresser & Associates, the country’s top Sage Abra HRMS (Human Resource Management System) provider, announced an upcoming employer workshop to be hosted jointly by Miramonte Partners, of which Dresser & Associates is a member, and the law firm of McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP. The workshop, entitled Boot Camp for the HR Professional: 2010 Employment and Labor Workshop, will help employers navigate the changing regulations surrounding employment and labor law.
Among the topics to be covered at the May 4, 2010 event are:
- The State of Labor Unions – New Union Organizing Tactics, Unionizing Trends and Legal Update
- Employment Law Trends and Update
- Use of Social Media – Privacy and Legal Issues for Employers
- Making Health Plans More Cost Effective – Cost Control Trends for Health Plans
- Requirements for Employee Terminations and Layoffs
“Employers today are faced with new regulations, an uncertain economy, and a changing workforce,” said Mark Dresser, president of Dresser & Associates. “It’s more important than ever to remain informed about changing employment law and the new compliance mandates. Without such knowledge, employers are at increased risks of fines and law suits.”
The event will be held Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at The Cobb Galleria in Atlanta. The cost per attendee is $60, which includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and all course materials. Interested HR and Payroll professionals may call 207-885-0809 for more details and to register for the event.
About Dresser & Associates
Dresser & Associates was founded in 1991 as a management consulting firm and became a Sage North America business partner in 1997. Headquartered in Scarborough, Maine, Dresser has regional offices in Georgia and Florida. Dresser is one of the leading National Partners for Sage with customers in 38 states offering Sage Abra HRMS (formerly ABRA Suite), Abra HR and payroll software from Sage North America. They have been named to the Sage Chairman’s Club for four consecutive years. Dresser also offers on-going human resource management services on a consultant or outsourced basis, providing consulting services to improve operational and management performance. Dresser is dedicated to the continuing professional success of its customers and business partners. Learn more at www.dresserassociates.com or by calling (866) 885-7212.