Jan 24, 2011

Business law seminar

Central Lakes College and five partners will co-host “Law and Leadership in Business” on Thursday, Feb. 24 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Lodge, 6967 Lake Forest Road, Brainerd. The CLC Business and Industry Center, Small Business Development Center, Lakes Area Human Resource Association, chambers of commerce from Brainerd and Little Falls, and Department of Employment and Economic Development are sponsors of the event for business and community organizations. The workshop features six experts who have worked in professions associated with manufacturing, medical, legal firms, city/county/regional government, school districts, college/universities, and social service agencies. Topics include hiring new employees and changes in employee benefits, guiding and developing your employees, responding to discrimination and harassment complaints, and being the effective leader with the “art of influence.” The seminar fee is $65, including breakfast (7:30-8 a.m.) and lunch (noon-1 p.m.) and 6.5 human resource credit hours. For information and registration by Feb. 17, contact Kristi Westbrock at (218) 454-1105 or email kristi@connectctc.com