Entries by Claire Slattery

Online Educational Programs

The LZ Area Chamber of Commerce has partnered with ZipEdTech to offer a large catalog of affordable, fun and user-friendly online education/training for employers and employees. These online programs are available 24/7 and include everything from: Accounting and financial services How to retain good employees Minimizing Risk and lessening liability Marketing Customer Service HR management […]

Essential Facts about the new DOL Overtime Exemption Rules

  Essential Facts about the new DOL Overtime Exemption Rules by Samantha Yurman, JD, As published in the Summer 2016 Issue of ACCE Chamber Executive Magazine In May, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced the publication of a final rule amending the white collar overtime exemptions to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The […]

7 Best Practices for Networking That Actually Work

Here is a helpful article about effective networking by Nicolas Cole that appeared in INC. Magazine: Your network is your net worth. When people think about networking, they imagine themselves walking around a big event, trying their best to be extroverted. They think about shaking hands and exchanging business cards, with the hope that sometime in […]

Good Shepherd Hospital Wins Lantern Award

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Presented with Prestigious Lantern Award from the Emergency Nurses Association Barrington, Ill – Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital has been recognized for its commitment to exceptional patient care as a recipient of the Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award. The award recognizes a select group of emergency departments that exemplify exceptional practice and […]