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Employer News You Can Use
Information and News specifically for Employers
 
 Archived Programs-Illinois workNet Northern Cook County

Find out about current employer resources, tax credits, hiring practices and best practices. 

 
 
 
 
Interviewing and screening - what can you ask a job candidate?
 
 
Employee Files - what to keep and how long to keep this information!
 
Family Medical Leave Act - how it can affect your business.
 
Previous Employer workshop topics: 
 
1.       Hiring ROI: Strategies to select top talent
2.       Investment Resources for your business – from the State Treasurer’s office
3.       Social Media, Human Resources and Labor-Employment Law
4.       Workforce Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC) for your business
5.       Interviewing and screening – what can you ask a job candidate?
6.       Using Social Media to recruit candidates? What you need to know!
7.       Employees Files – what to keep and how long to keep this information!
8.       Family Medical Leave Act – how it can affect your business.
9.       Employee- vs. - Independent Contractor: What your business needs to know
10.   Hiring Trends:  A Recruiter's Perspective on the War for Talent
11.   Command Your Brand: Monetizing your LinkedIn Presence
12.   Rock the Room with your Instant Introduction
13.   Building your Business using Social Media
14.   Crises Management: A Critical Guide to the Basics
15.   The Legal Foundation of a job: At Will, Offer Letters & Employment Agreements
16.   Understanding Labor & Employment Law: Employee Screening & Selection.
17.   Employer FAQ’s: Questions for IDES – what you need to know.
18.  The Employment Law Challenges : Lessons learned
 
For a list of useful websites CLICK HERE .
 

If you have questions on any of the Business Employer Workshop topics - please email Deb Lawrence at dlawrence@bcsillinois.org