Employing and Keeping the Right Start Workshop
About this Workshop
It is often said that "our people are our greatest asset" but how do you make that come true and make sure that you meet your obligations as an employer.
Employing someone is one of the biggest business decisions that you will have to make.So, it is vital that you make the right decision by understanding what your needs are and how you should go about finding, contracting and managing your people.
There are also many legal obligations in relation to wages, conditions and other employment matters that you must properly deal with.
Developed for all small businesses that already employ staff or those that are thinking about employing this practical and interactive workshop will teach you how to find the right staff, contract them, induct them and manage them in line with good management practice and legal requirements.
A specialist in employing staff answers your questions about to the right way employ staff to enhance your business. You will also hear about how to properly deal the many legal requirements that go with being an employer.
In a small group with other local business owners, you will gain valuable information supported by relevant and useful templates and resources so you can go ahead and employ staff with confidence.
What you will learn:
Identify what your staffing needs are
Understand how to find the right staff
Learn how to properly contract staff and manage your people
Understand your legal obligations as an employer
Negotiate disputes with the best chance of successful resolution
Is this workshop for me?
This interactive and practical workshop is relevant for anyone thinking about or already employing staff or those that want more information on the legal requirements employers must comply with.
As part of the workshop you will receive:
A comprehensive and easy to use workbook and reference guide to help you improve your staff management.
Useful templates and resources
Valuable networking opportunities with other local business owners
A follow-up pack containing the presentation slides, hints, tips and links to further resources.
About your presenter: John Vine
John has been involved in the small business and franchising sectors for more than three decades, holding senior positions with The Shell Company of Australia and South Pacific Tyres, as well as running his own small business. He has developed comprehensive new franchise systems and is a respected mentor to new franchisors.
His areas of expertise include franchising, operating in regional areas, start-ups and attracting and retaining staff.
This workshop is one of many that has been organised by the Nursery and Garden Industry of Victoria (NGIV) in conjunction with Small Business Victoria.