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Leaves of Absence

Scott Mastley, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, and Lisa Taylor, Founding Partner, Stembridge Taylor, LLC, bring you the latest information on leaves of absence. Learn about the different types of leave, discover when to use them, what the qualifications are for each, and how to protect your organization through compliance with leave laws. 

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Some programs are valid for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification.
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More Upcoming Webinar Topics

  • 2021 Year-End Special
  • Harassment Awareness, Prevention and Response
  • Advice for Emerging HR Pros
  • What‘s up with Workers Comp?

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Catch Up with Past Webinars

Past webinars are arranged chronologically from newest to oldest. Each contains a brief synopsis, a video of the event, and downloadable slides with the key points of the presentation. Please note, past webinars are not eligible for SHRM and HRCI credits. Credits can only be offered during the live program. Get even more tips and information by subscribing to The Daily Thread.

Surviving Small Business HR

Surviving Small Business HR

HR is filled with challenges. You tackle strategies, liabilities, laws, policies, and most importantly, taking care of real, live people. It can feel like a weight on your shoulders or trying to keep 500 plates spinning. But it doesn’t have to. Small business HR can be rewarding and fun!

Join us to learn where to focus your time and energy. Walk away with best practices to keep you from pulling your hair out… Scott’s bald dome proves that he’s already done that so you don’t have to. (He doesn’t know we put that. Shhhh!)

Wage & Hour What?!

Wage & Hour What?!

New laws and compliance updates! We help you sort through it all. Scott Mastley & Christina Fiorenza present.

Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce: Benefits of Outsourcing

Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce: Benefits of Outsourcing

Thread is proud to partner with the GNFCC on their Small Business Success Series. Hear from Lori Winters, Founder and CEO of Thread, as she discusses the advantages of outsourcing payroll and HR, and why now is the perfect time to make the switch.

December PPP Update

Thread Connects: December PPP Update

Lori Winters offers insight into the second round of PPP, unemployment payments, tax-deductibility, and more. Scott shares more about the 5-year extension of (WOTC), the 6-month extension and expansion of the Employee Retention Tax Credit, Tax Credits for employers who honor paid leave similar to FFCRA, and the No Surprises Act.

When Weed is Legal: Employers Rights

Thread Connects: When Weed is Legal: Employers Rights | with Hall Benefits Law

Several states recently approved recreational and/or medicinal marijuana use. When the state says it’s legal, can an employer continue to test for marijuana and enforce a drug-free workplace? Find out how to handle your policies and practices going forward to avoid liability.

Learn more in this “joint” presentation by Scott Mastley of Thread and Keely Collins of Hall Benefits Law.

Thread Town Hall: Year-End Best Practices

Thread Connects: Year-End Best Practices

Missed our Year-End Best Practices Webinar? Never fear! We’ve got it, plus the slides and our Year-End Best Practices Guidebook right here! Listen in as our COO, Matt Micham, HCM Account Manager, Brandon Perry, and CHRO, Scott Mastley, bring you the information and knowledge you need to have a seamless year-end!

Thread Town Hall: PPP Update | 10/30/2020

Thread Connects: PPP Update

Happy Halloween week! We hosted a new town hall on Friday, October 30th, with a not-so-scary PPP update! Watch the video as Lori Winters gives you the latest on what to know about the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application, then answers your questions live!

Future of Work Series: IT Security

Thread Connects: Future of Work | IT Security

Lori Winters interviews Steve Losefsky about workforce IT security both in the office and now working from home. Get best practices, practical advice, and actionable steps you can take to protect your business and team now and in the Future of Work!

Thread Town Hall 7: Q&A + NEW FORGIVENESS APPS! | 06/23/2020

Thread Town Hall 7: Q&A for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO of Thread and Scott Mastley, CHRO, join us live to answer your questions surrounding your business and employees during these times.

This week we discuss the NEW SBA Simplified Forgiveness App, the EZ App and more PPP guidance. Plus new laws affecting your workplace and LBGTQ+.

Thread Town Hall 6: Q&A + NEW PPP EXTENSION BILL | 06/04/2020

Thread Town Hall 6: Q&A for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO of Thread and Scott Mastley, CHRO, join us live to answer your questions surrounding your business and employees during these times.

This week we discuss the bill for the PPP Extension which passed the Senate last night!

Thread Connects | How-To: PPP Forgiveness Application | 05/29/20

How-To: PPP Forgiveness Application: Answers for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO of Thread, offers a step-by-step guide to the PPP Forgiveness Application! Click here for the slides!

Thread Town Hall 5: Q&A for Business Leaders 05/19/2020

Thread Town Hall 5: Q&A for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO, Matt Mitcham, COO, and Scott Mastley, CHRO, join us live to answer your questions surrounding your business and employees during these times.

This week we dive into the newly released PPP Forgiveness Application!

Thread Town Hall 4: Q&A for Business Leaders 05/12/2020

Thread Town Hall 4: Q&A for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO, and Scott Mastley, CHRO, join us live to answer your questions surrounding your business and employees during these times.

This week, we get more detailed into the PPP and forgiveness, EIDL, and more information on returning to the office and keeping your employees safe and compliant.

Thread Town Hall 3: Q&A for Business Leaders 05/05/2020

Thread Town Hall 3: Q&A for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO, Scott Mastley, CHRO, and Matt Mitcham, COO, come together (virtually, of course!) to answer your questions surrounding your business and employees during these times.

This week, we address the PPP and returning to the office.

Thread Town Hall 2: Q&A for Business Leaders

Thread Town Hall 2: Q&A for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO, Scott Mastley, CHRO, and Matt Mitcham, COO, come together (virtually, of course!) to answer your questions surrounding your business and employees during these times. We will begin by addressing the following:

  • CARES 3.5
  • Loan Forgiveness
  • Has your model changed?
  • What do we say to…?
  • How do we hire/rehire?
  • Virtual management

Town Hall Q&A: COVID-19 Answers for Business Leaders

Town Hall Q&A: COVID-19 Answers for Business Leaders

Lori Winters, CEO of Thread, Scott Mastley, CHRO, and Matt Mitcham, COO, break down information on the PPP, SBA loan, Unemployment, and how iSolved can handle your reporting during these times. We answered your questions live, and will continue to provide these Town Halls as needed through the duration of COVID-19’s impact.

COVID-19 Series: CARES Act Answers for Business Leaders

COVID-19 Series: CARES Act Answers for Business Leaders

A lot has happened in the past few days, and our CEO, Lori Winters, has been reading and researching, and reaching out to her connections for answers. Join us as Lori breaks down the CARES Act, what it means for you, and how to apply for assistance.

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Now What? Answers for Business Owners/Leaders during COVID-19

Now What? Answers for Business Owners/Leaders during COVID-19

Join us as we answer the top questions for business owners and leaders regarding their organizations and the coronavirus pandemic. We will bring you the latest information available and what to keep an eye on in the future.

  • Legislation: When does it start and when does it expire?
  • Legislation: Who is covered?
  • Legislation: What does the emergency FMLA expansion act require?
  • Legislation: How much paid sick leave is required?
  • What if my business slows down?
  • What if an employee isn’t sick but needs or wants to stay home?
  • Can employees get unemployment benefits if we reduce their hours?
  • Can we reduce pay rates to survive this?
  • Should we be thinking about layoffs?
  • Do we pay employees who can’t work from home?

HR Health Check Up

HR Health Check Up

Tips for Wrapping Up the Year and Getting Ahead of the Next One.

  • This program has been submitted to the HR Certification Institute for review.
  • This program is valid for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification.