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2017 Legislative Update Briefings

HR Answers is providing a legislative update regarding the 2017 changes to human resources and employment law.  Various dates and times have been established to accommodate the busy schedules of HR Professionals.  The information presented will be the same for each briefing date.  Please register below. Join us for this briefing and learn how you, […]

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NEW MINIMUM WAGE RATES ARE HERE!

While many states increased their minimum wage in January, Oregon waited until July 1.  Because the state of Oregon now has a tiered system based on the geographic location of where work takes place, employers within the state have different minimum wage requirements.  There are three separate wage rates.  The “standard” minimum wage is $10.25, […]

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PREPARING FOR THE NEW OREGON LAW ON EQUAL COMPENSATION

On June 1st of this year, Governor Brown signed into law HB 2005 making significant changing to ORS 652.220, the Oregon Equal Pay Act. This new law will be a significant change in how employers in all sectors will need to view compensation. This article will provide an overview of the new law, its effects […]

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HR Lunch Bunch 'Is Training the Answer'? – Salem

RSVP here! Our topic will be: “Is Training the Answer?” Come, learn and share.  Remember, this is your meeting, so come prepared to participate and bring your questions.  This is a great time and place to share your “learnings” with other attendees. There’s no cost to attend and everyone is welcome, so feel free to bring […]

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How to Develop Leaders and Why it Matters

Join HR Answers, PacificSource and Reliant Behavioral Health for a workshop on: How to Develop Leaders and Why it Matters Think about what leadership looks like at your organization.  Do you take steps to actively develop leaders within your team?  What opportunities do your employees have to learn successful leadership skills? More importantly, do you really […]

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Lunch Bunch – Tigard; Job Descriptions

RSVP HERE What to Bring: Your business cards, your lunch and a business associate When:  12pm – 1pm Where:  HR Answers, 7650 SW Beveland Street, Suite 130, Tigard, OR 97223 Job descriptions are still one of the most important tools in HR.  Job descriptions are the starting place for posting a job, ADA requirements, deciding what skills […]

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True Colors - The power of communicating more effectively! $105 - $125

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Harness the power of communicating more effectively!  Join True Colors® certified trainer, Jill Corona, in this highly interactive training to find out what your communication style is and how you can harness this knowledge to better communicate with and understand the people you interact with. Rooted in temperament typology, you will […]

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HR Lunch Bunch – Salem; What Does HR Need from our Managers?

RSVP HERE What to Bring: Your business cards, your lunch, & a business associate When:  12pm – 1pm Where:  Chemeketa Small Business Development Center 626 High Street NE, Salem, OR 97301 (Parking at Marion St. Parkade) There are plenty of articles and surveys telling us what HR need to do or be for its customer.  […]

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HR Lunch Bunch - Transgender Employees, Clients and Customers – Tigard

RSVP HERE! Our topic will be: “Transgender Employees, Clients and Customers” Come join in a dialogue of issues relating to Transgender employees or employees interacting with Transgender clients or customers including the opportunity to ask questions and explore both the employer and employee perspectives as well as some of the recent legal issues and decisions […]

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Proper HR Documentation

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Proper HR Documentation In the HR world documentation is a #1 priority.  Time and time again we hear “document….document….document…..” and then the return questions we hear are “what do I say, when do I say it, how do I say it, who needs to know, etc.  One thing is for sure; […]

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