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Unique Fringe Benefits to Engage Employees - How to Reward Effort and Retain Valued Workers

Unique Fringe Benefits to Engage Employees - How to Reward Effort and Retain Valued Workers

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-08-2018 Last Day: 03-08-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-08-2018
OVERVIEW There are lots of ways to reward workers other than wages. Smart businesses understand the two-way importance of helping employees out with things like education, commute help, health and wellness, etc. The IRS also recognizes the economically stabilizing results of fringe benefits.They have categorized the many different types of benefits, and set limits on which the value does not have to be taxed to the worker. Specifically, IRS auditors are focusing on executive compensation. Stock options, golden parachutes, insurance and other perks are designed to keep your high priced executive talent in place. However, mismanagement of these benefits can…
Regain time, take control and drive business growth

Regain time, take control and drive business growth

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-08-2018 Last Day: 03-08-2018
During this event, we will be showcasing the results from our latest research paper 'Get back wasted time: Executive strategies to grow your business'. Following this, we will join Alison Davis, CIO at the Francis Crick Institute, where she will demonstrate how these results relate to her business and how she is stepping up in the organisation, collaborating with her colleagues and driving the business forward. Speakers: - Alison Davis, CIO, Francis Crick Institute - Doug Drinkwater, EMEA Content Director, IDG - Paul O'Riordan, VP, CBC's at Sage - Wendy Tapia, Product Evangelist at Sage You will also learn: -…
Succession Planning & Leadership Development: Critical Business Strategies

Succession Planning & Leadership Development: Critical Business Strategies

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-09-2018 Last Day: 03-09-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-09-2018
The TrainHR Course is approved by HRCI and SHRM Recertification Provider. Overview: Every organization, regardless of its size, needs succession planning. Harvard Business Review stated that the CEO succession process is broken in the U. S. and around the world. This results in poor performance followed by higher turnover and corporate instability. But organizations need to be thinking broader than just CEO succession -they need to dig deeper into the organization when thinking "succession." As labor shortages increase, succession planning and leadership development require strategic initiatives requiring rigorous consideration. Organizations must move away from the "replacement" mindset to measuring success…
Mergers and Acquisitions in India, Mumbai March 2018

Mergers and Acquisitions in India, Mumbai March 2018

Location: , India
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-09-2018 Last Day: 03-10-2018
Topics will include: Modi at '4': eyes on 2019 Governance, stewardship and activism The new Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code in India MandA deals in new (hot) industries economy (fintech, e-commerce, defence etc.) Exit strategies - The ultimate goal Merger control: hits and misses in India Structuring issues pertaining to cross-border MandA deals Risk mitigation - bulletproofing deals and learning lessons from the litigation battlefield Roundtable: General Counsel's Forum - current issues facing GCs of major Indian companies Time: 8:30 am to 3:15 pm Prices: IBA member: USD 1015, Non-member: USD 1185, Participants resident in India: USD 549
The Israeli Security Model

The Israeli Security Model

Location: , Israel
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-10-2018 Last Day: 03-17-2018
Chameleon Associates is delivering a one-of-a-kind executive security seminar on the Israeli Security Model. Seminar sessions and site visits provide an overview of Israelís security threats and mitigation methods, with emphasis on the protection of critical infrastructure and key assets, as well as emergency preparedness and response, and innovations in, and use of, security technology. Attendees leave with concrete methods for adopting strategies theyíve learned, on the home front. This exclusive seminar will benefit any security, law enforcement or government executive who aims to adopt best practices in the following areas: Critical infrastructure protection Securing businesses, non-profit organizations and government…
Mozambique Assembly 2018

Mozambique Assembly 2018

Location: , Mozambique
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-13-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-12-2018
Getenergy in association with the Energy Council will host the Mozambique Assembly in partnership with the government of Mozambique in Maputo, 12-13 March 2018. Join Getenergy for discussions on how to develop sustainable, localised oil and gas projects in Mozambique through building partnerships between Governments, industry, NGOs and the education and training community. Sessions will be open discussions on how to improve the local workforce and how to maximise the economic potential of hydrocarbons for national development in the region. Country focused workshops will identify emerging corporate development opportunities and how to structure the country's national content strategy. Urls; Website:…
MoneyLIVE: Cards and Payments

MoneyLIVE: Cards and Payments

Location: , Netherlands
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018
PSD2, biometrics and mobile payments will be among the business-critical topics featured in this content-driven agenda, providing delegates with the necessary tools to capitalise on the opportunities in this rapidly-changing payments world. Hear presentations from top speakers from ING, Mastercard, Alipay, Zalando and more. ĎAn influential conference with forward-thinking and insightful contentí Eric Tak, Global Head of ING Payments Centre, ING Please visit the website for more information on the programme and speakers. For any queries call +44 (0)207 760 8699 or send an email at conferences@marketforce.eu.com. Prices: Financial Services: GBP 1245, Financial Services - Early Bird: GBP 795, Standard:…
MoneyLIVE: Retail Banking Europe

MoneyLIVE: Retail Banking Europe

Location: , Netherlands
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-11-2018
MoneyLIVE: Retail Banking Europe 2018 brings together leading innovators from all corners of the European banking landscape. Gain practical, actionable insights with sessions on the hottest topics in the industry. Our attendees will learn about successful strategies in response to everything from PSD2 and open banking through to artificial intelligence, challenger banks, FinTech, customer experience and digital transformation. "Highly interested audience intensively discussing disruptive challenges of the financial industry, e.g. community engagement in banking, with very competent speakers" Wolfgang Strobel, Chief Financial and Operating Officer, Fidor Ban Please visit the website for more information on the programme and speakers. For…
Virtual Teams: How to get them to Work Effectively

Virtual Teams: How to get them to Work Effectively

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-12-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-12-2018
The TrainHR Course is approved by HRCI and SHRM Recertification Provider. Overview: Virtual team is the new reality of 21st century workplace. Owing to the increasing competition in the marketplace, decentralization and globalization of work processes and advances in information and communication technologies, companies, to remain competitive, require flexibility and agility in their delivery of products and services. Virtual teams play a key role in order to meet these demands. Also these companies are adopting the virtual team approach to reduce their operating costs, encourage knowledge sharing among their employees to promote organizational learning and expand their business hours to…
Negotiation Skills: How to Enhance your Performance and your Career

Negotiation Skills: How to Enhance your Performance and your Career

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-12-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-12-2018
The TrainHR Course is approved by HRCI and SHRM Recertification Provider. Overview: The concepts of this set of skills have been organized into an Alphabet to encourage the newcomer to remember all the options available when inside the negotiation with an adversary. Here is an over-view of the Negotiation Alphabet: A. A specific goal B. Be open C. Chunk Up D. Dovetail E. Eyeball F. Feelings G. Group H. Hello I. Intent J. Just look K. Kick the habit L. Lots of options M. Metaphor N. Negative Consequences O. Outcome Setting P. Pressures R. Rapport S. Sensory Acuity T. Time…
11th Argus Americas Asphalt

11th Argus Americas Asphalt

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-11-2018
The asphalt industry continues to be an ever changing market and 2018 is proving to be no different. Asphalt is cheaper to produce, raising demand in regions and setting the stage for a trickledown effect to all aspects of the industry. Refiners are increasing operating rates, running lighter crudes and are faced with upcoming shifts in regulations among other key challenges. With all of these looming questions, how can you best position your organization for success in 2018 and beyond? Prices: Early Registration Rate (Ends February 2nd): USD 1595 Standard Registration Rate (February 3rd-March 11th): USD 1795 Category: Conferences Time:…
IoD Open House 2018 in London

IoD Open House 2018 in London

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-12-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018
Three exciting days of keynotes, panels and workshops. Hear from some of the world's sharpest thinkers as they discuss everything from Brexit, Fintech and the gender pay gap to emotional intelligence. IoD Open House will explore four major themes that are influencing and challenging the business world today. From connectivity in business to inclusivity and global matters, our speakers will also discuss what the future holds, delivering fresh perspectives on a broad range of subjects. Attendees will even enjoy an exclusive chance to unwind and enjoy an eveningís entertainment in this atmospheric venue. URL: Booking: https://go.evvnt.com/189946-1?pid=154 Price Member: Half Day…
Insurance Innovators: Counter Fraud

Insurance Innovators: Counter Fraud

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018
Europe's leading annual insurance fraud conference Rising levels of opportunistic fraud, increasingly inventive organised crime, and the ever-growing cyber threat represent a significant challenge for today's insurers. In a tight margin environment, effective fraud prevention has become even more important for maintaining profitability and customer loyalty. Insurance Innovators: Counter Fraud 2018 will dig deep into these challenges faced by insurers today and explore holistic approaches to anti-fraud measures from pan-European perspectives. Industry leaders will explore how to strengthen internal operations when embarking on transformational change, contemplate future cross-border collaboration initiatives, as well as discuss emerging threats through considering a range…
QS Connect MBA - Free MBA Meetings and Networking Event in Amsterdam

QS Connect MBA - Free MBA Meetings and Networking Event in Amsterdam

Location: , Netherlands
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-13-2018
If you are ready to move forward in your career but you are still wondering which MBA program would best suit you, then QS Connect MBA event in Amsterdam could be your answer! Receive all the tools you need for your future MBA applications by taking part in: 30 minute long one on one meetings with admissions directors from the top ranked local and international business schools such as RSM Erasmus, Vlerick, Alliance Manchester, Antwerp School of Management and many others! Attend pre event panels to find out more on your MBA journey and join post event networking drinks with…
Cyber Risk Governance Conference, New York March 2018

Cyber Risk Governance Conference, New York March 2018

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-13-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-13-2018
As the number of cyber security incidents increase for organizations today, the threat of shareholder, stakeholder, and regulator driven actions in the wake of an incident have begun to profoundly influence the response of corporate boards and senior-level management. This full-day discussion will focus in on how companies can proactively avoid a cyber breach, and all of the costs that follow (legal, reputational, fiduciary), in addition to addressing the growing likelihood of class action litigation for failure to upgrade cyber defenses. Engage with public company executives, institutional shareholders and governance, cyber, legal and communication experts on how to proactively avoid…
3rd Annual Rail Cyber Security Summit - London March 13 and 14th 2018

3rd Annual Rail Cyber Security Summit - London March 13 and 14th 2018

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018
On March 13th and 14th 2018, the Cyber Senate Rail Cyber Security Summit returns to London United Kingdom to address the evolving cyber threats to global rail infrastructure. Advanced digitisation widely deployed to increase enterprise efficiencies, network optimisation, enhanced asset visibility and increased shareholder value, has also created a proliferation of endpoint vulnerabilities throughout a legacy system historically isolated from such threats. From passenger information systems to IT and OT converged architectures and the rapidly advancing deployment of the Internet of Things, the C suite now have a challenge on their hands that may increase profitability but also may prove…
Maritime Cyber Security Summit in London - March 2018

Maritime Cyber Security Summit in London - March 2018

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018
Industry leaders join the Cyber Senate on the 13th and 14th of March 2018 to establish how we may better integrate efforts to secure and strengthen resilience, identify security and resilience priorities and define an approach to managing critical infrastructure risk specific to the Maritime sector. Held as highly informative two-day single-track conference discussion, the Cyber Senate Maritime Cyber Security conference will include multiple panels and Q&A on specific areas of concern relating to supply chain and 3rd party risk, incident response, public and private information sharing, the potential for new regulation, developing security operations centres and intelligence feeds, mission…
The Lisbon Summit

The Lisbon Summit

Location: , Portugal
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-14-2018
The Economist Eventsí Lisbon Summit 2018 will bring together government and business leaders, innovators, investors, analysts and academics to examine how innovation can turn the green shoots of Portugalís economic optimism into sustainable growth. How the recent upturn in Portugalís economy can be consolidated while embracing disruption to deliver future economic growth. The conference has gathered together top political and business leaders who will provide delegates with key insights into Portugalís economic and business prospects. The Economist Eventsí Lisbon Summit 2018 will bring together a multi-stakeholder audience of senior government officials, board-level decision-makers and international thought leaders for an in-depth…
Itís Worse Than You May Know: 10 Things HR Needs to Understand About Domestic Violence in the Workplace

Itís Worse Than You May Know: 10 Things HR Needs to Understand About Domestic Violence in the Workplace

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-13-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-13-2018
OVERVIEW Many human resources professionals have had basic training on how domestic violence impacts the workplace, but most do not realize the depth of the problem nor the most effective ways to deal with it. This training covers 10 specific points about employee victims and perpetrators, violence risk, victim perspective, best practice interventions, and the financial damage associated with domestic violence. WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND Human resources professionals are often charged with handling employee related domestic violence cases, which can be both challenging and dangerous. This training seeks to educate and prepare HR staff to assess and handle domestic violence…
Small Business Management Made Simple:Tools, Tips & Techniques for Successful Business Management

Small Business Management Made Simple:Tools, Tips & Techniques for Successful Business Management

Location: , United States
Category: Business and Economics
Start Date: 03-13-2018 Last Day: 03-13-2018 Deadline for abstracts: 03-13-2018
OVERVIEW Many business owners and managers have excellent product ideas that could be very profitable. However, their enterprises are not as successful as they could or should be. This is typically due to their lack of a basic understanding and foundation of the tools and techniques needed to successfully manage a business. This webinar is a summary of simple tools and techniques needed to be successful at managing a business. It also offers helpful hints and bits of wisdom included in thespeakerís published handbook Ė Small Business Management Made Simple! This handbook is based on his 30 years of business…

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