Workshop: Creative Employer Staffing During Tough Times

workshoppresentersPresenters: Larry LaSusa, Attorney;
Michael McPherson, UI Expert

Tuesday, October 27, 2009
8:00 am – 12 noon
Traverse City Michigan WORKS! Service Center
1209 S. Garfield Avenue

This workshop will benefit:

  • Small Business Owners, CEOs, CFOs
  • HR Managers / Office Managers
  • Accountants / Accounting Firms

Goals of the Program:

  • Find creative staffing solutions
  • Understand ways to reduce cost
  • Adjust policies & procedures to better manage costs
  • Technical solutions to create efficient cost control
  • Achieve savings in taxes and with efficiencies
  • See which UI costs are entirely controllable
  • Better understand the UI system and your tax rates
  • Answers to your legal questions

Lawrence R. LaSusa is a principal attorney of LaSusa Law Offices, PLC. Mr. LaSusa has extensive business and litigation experience. From 1987-1990, he served as an Assistant Attorney General of Illinois, concentrating in securities fraud, investment fraud, financial institution regulatory enforcement and employment matters. From 1991-2000, he served as the chief in-house litigation counsel for two different multi-billion dollar companies: Homart Development Co., a commercial real estate development subsidiary of Sears Roebuck & Co., and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois (B.S. 1983), and the DePaul University College of Law (J.D. 1986). He has authored numerous articles for national and regional business and legal publications, dealing with intellectual property, trademarks, trade secrets and employment matters.

 Michael McPherson, is a trainer specializing in educating employers in the area of Unemployment Insurance (UI) Cost Management. His experiences working in the unemployment industry from within the Michigan UI Agency, as a private industry UI Administrator and Trainer, and as owner of a software company devoted to UI claims and cost management have allowed Michael to truly view this industry from all perspectives.

Click here for a registration form.
Submit up to three legal questions prior to the event (via email).
Get Map to the Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

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1 Response to Workshop: Creative Employer Staffing During Tough Times

  1. pete says:

    Illinois Unemployment Level Trends – September 2009

    Illinois Unemployment Trend Heat Maps:
    A map of Illinois Unemployment in September 2009 (BLS data)

    versus Illinois Unemployment Levels 6 months ago

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