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Georgia Chamber Insight: November 6

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

THIS WEEK: 2012 Tax & Banking Forum

As the economy continues to limp along, states must focus on their ability to maintain sufficient and predictable revenues as well as a healthy lending environment. Make plans to join us on November 9 at the Marriott Marquis in Atlanta for the 2012 Tax & Banking Forum: Improving Georgia's Competitiveness Through Stronger Revenue and Lending Systems. Highlighted speakers include Economist Dr. Roger Tutterow, Department of Revenue Commissioner Doug MacGinnitie, Department of Banking and Finance Commissioner Robert Braswell and other business and government leaders discussing ways in which Georgia can improve its economic competitiveness. The closing keynote speaker is House Republican Policy Committee Chairman Tom Price who will share his insights on the pressing fiscal issues facing Congress and the nation with expiring tax cuts, budget sequestration and the “fiscal cliff.” Up to 6 hours of CPE credit available for this event.  A certificate of attendance will be provided to attendees. Click hereto view the agenda, and for registration, click here.

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November Webinar: "Best Practices for Navigating New OSHA Safety Changes"

The November Webinar, "Best Practices for Navigating New OSHA Safety Changes", will review essential elements of OSHA compliance and ways to develop an effective workplace safety and health program. Other topics will include OSHA’s rulemaking/standards agenda, the future of OSHA’s voluntary compliance program, how to develop an effective safety and health management system that will help add to your company’s bottom line, and the looming safety and health issues which will impact all employers. Click here for more information and to register.

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Save the Date: 2013 Annual Meeting Dinner and Eggs & Issues Breakfast

Mark your calendars now for the new dates for the 2013 Annual Meeting Dinner and Eggs & Issues Breakfast. The Annual Meeting Dinner will be held on Tuesday, January 15 and the Eggs & Issues Breakfast will be held on January 16. Please note that these events have changed to a Tuesday-Wednesday schedule which is different from past years. You can already reserve your room at the Omni Hotel by calling 1-800-524-0500 and referencing the Georgia Chamber.

 

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2012 Georgia Human Resources Library

The 2013 Georgia Human Resources Library is now available online at www.hrsimple.com/gaThe two resources, the Georgia Human Resources Manual and Model Policies and Forms for Georgia Employers, help businesses run more efficiently and effectively. This year we’ve made it even better with updated and expanded information and a new online, searchable format.  For only $178, you can get both eBooks and a one year subscription to the online library. That’s $40 off the regular price.  There is also a free 14-day trial available online.  To receive this discounted pricing, provide coupon code GAMEM13M at checkout.

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