ILG National Conference in San Antonio August 1-4

Posted by Mary Madden on Feb 28, 2017 9:42:15 AM

The 2017 ILG National Conference held in San Antonio, Texas is the prime meeting ground for employers involved and interested in OFCCP compliance and EEOC issues. The conference is the gathering place in 2017 for industry experts, HR, compensation, legal, and talent acquisition professionals to discuss the latest issues and information impacting affirmative action and equal opportunity employment. Berkshire Associates’ staff looks forward to seeing you in San Antonio. President Beth Ronnenburg and Director of Regulatory Affairs Lynn Clements will be speaking at several workshops throughout the course of the conference. Berkshire is hosting a special event for clients, partners, and colleagues on Wednesday, August 2. Stop by our booth for event details and an invitation to join us for this can’t-miss affair!

SHRM 2017 Annual Conference & Expo June 18-20 in New Orleans

Posted by Mary Madden on Feb 14, 2017 11:29:41 AM

There is no better place for HR professional development than SHRM's Annual Conference & Exposition. By attending you'll gain the tools and resources you need to iplement successful HR practices—which help your company succeed. Find Berkshire Associates at SHRM booth 2020 and discuss your biggest HR concerns. Our staff will be ready to help you find solutionsfor your challenges and keep you in compliance, reducing risk and operating effciently. We'll have exciting prizes and give-aways for booth visitiors. Be sure to visit us in booth 2020 June 18-20 at SHRM in New Orleans.

BALANCEaap Software Training March 9, 2017

Posted by Coriana Spencer, HR Industry Writer and Blogger on Nov 29, 2016 11:33:41 AM

BALANCEaap affirmative action software is a secure, web-based application allowing users to create their own 100% technically compliant affirmative action plan. On March 9, 2017, system users are invited to Berkshire's training facility in Columbia, MD for a hands-on experience during Berkshire's one day class.

How to Implement the New Paid Sick Leave Requirements: Free Webinar on November 30

Posted by Lauren Collinson, Senior Communications Specialist on Nov 3, 2016 3:25:23 PM

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Join Berkshire for part two of our HR compliance webinar series on recently-finalized requirements which impact federal contractors. Berkshire's Director of Regulatory Affairs, Lynn Clements will review the new rules for paid sick leave in her webinar presentation, How to Implement the New Paid Sick Leave Requirements, on November 30, 2016, 2-3 p.m. EST.

The webinar topics include: 

Ensure Affirmative Action Compliance with Berkshire's AAP Training Course

Posted by Coriana Spencer, HR Industry Writer and Blogger on Nov 3, 2016 10:01:52 AM

Ensure your organization is compliant with OFCCP regulations by equipping yourself with the proper information and resources. If you’re new to affirmative action or need a refresher, you should register for Berkshire’s Fundamentals of Affirmative Action Planning class. This training will be held March 7 - 8, 2017. In addition to 14 HRCI credits, you will gain expert insight into the required components of an AAP including:

Five Things You Need to Know About the New EEO-1 Report: Free Webinar on November 2

Posted by Mary Madden on Nov 1, 2016 6:13:33 PM

New requirements for the EEO-1 Report begin with the 2017 reporting cycle, and will be due by March 31, 2018. Five Things You Need to Know About the New EEO-1 Report, the first webinar in Berkshire's HR Compliance Series, gives attendees practical guidance on what the EEOC expects from employers. Register today for this webinar on November 2, and learn from Berkshire's Director of Regulatory Affairs and former policy advisor to the DOL, Lynn Clements, the impact of the new EEO-1 requirements in five important, yet easily digestible parts.

The webinar topics are as follows:

2017 Workforce Planning and People Analytics Conference

Posted by Coriana Spencer, HR Industry Writer and Blogger on Oct 24, 2016 9:54:39 AM

The Human Capital Institute (HCI) will hold the 2017 Workforce Planning and People Analytics Conference in Miami, Florida, March 7-9. At this conference, HCI will bring together HR executives, strategic planners, analysts, and business leaders to share innovative solutions to common challenges resulting in smarter, data-driven talent decisions. Topics include:

BALANCEaap Software Training November 3, 2016

Posted by Lauren Collinson, Senior Communications Specialist on Oct 12, 2016 1:40:06 PM

BALANCEaap affirmative action software is a secure, web-based application allowing users to create their own 100% technically compliant affirmative action plan. On November 3, 2016, system users are invited to Berkshire's training facility in Columbia, MD for a hands-on experience during Berkshire's one day class. Learning BALANCEaap is critical to the successful completion of your affirmative action plan. If you purchased software, we encourage you to register for training.

ERE Recruiting Conference October 24-26, 2016

Posted by Coriana Spencer, HR Industry Writer and Blogger on Oct 7, 2016 3:01:54 PM

The ERE Recruiting Conference in New Orleans gives talent acquisition (TA) professionals from all over
the country the opportunity to network as well as receive the latest TA ideas and best practices from industry leaders. At this interactive event there will be plenty of time to connect, including:

Berkshire Compliance Expert Examines OFCCP Audit Trends in National Webinar

Posted by Mary Madden on Oct 6, 2016 3:53:25 PM

On October 19, 2016, Berkshire compliance expert, Cindy Karrow, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, presents "OFCCP Audits: The
Latest Trends and Expectations
" during a LocalJobNetwork webinar. OFCCP audits can be complex, which is why it’s important federal contractors understand the latest requirements and trends impacting enforcement. During her presentation, Cindy will discuss the following topics: