Labor/Human Resource Webinar Series

Outstanding Education Opportunities without Leaving Your Desk

The convenience and flexibility of our webinars enable you to get the valuable information you need to be successful in your job, reduce travel expenses, and maintain consistent levels of productivity by eliminating time out of the office.

About the Labor/Human Resource Webinars

The Business Council is wrapping up its 2018 Labor/HR webinar series with four can’t-miss topics. With new regulations and mandates coming down seemingly every month, we are here to provide our members with the latest information in a timely, informative and entertaining fashion. Plus, all of our webinars are HRCI approved (certification pending for the Fall series).

As always webinars are free to members. Non-members must pay a $99 fee.

Topics include:

  • Legislative Preview | New York State Budget
  • Call-In Pay/Employee Scheduling Regulations
  • Sexual Harassment Training | Train the Trainer
  • Legalized Cannabis | The Impact on Employers


Register and Sponsor below!

For more information or questions please contact Maribeth Riley at 518.465.7511.


Sponsor Here


Frank Kerbein

Director of the Center for Human Resources
The Business Council of New York State, Inc.

Frank Kerbein is the director of the Center for Human Resources and responsible for advocacy on construction and transportation issues.

Frank is a graduate of Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations. He is also SPHR certified and has more than 30 years of experience in all areas of human resource management.


HRCI Certification


This activity has been approved for 1 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). Please make note of the activity ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at

Labor & HR Webinars

Call-In Pay/Employee Scheduling Regulations

Thursday, March 28, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved

In this program we’ll discuss New York State’s new regulations amending the Miscellaneous Wage Order regarding call-in pay.  We’ll review the final regulations and discuss strategies to minimize or eliminate the additional costs associated with employee scheduling

Sexual Harassment Training | Train the Trainer

Thursday, April 25, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved

All employers in New York State must have completed sexual harassment training no later than October 9, 2019.  This one hour webinar is intended to provide individuals responsible for providing training the tools and strategies necessary to deliver a training program.

Legalized Cannabis | The Impact on Employers

Thursday, May 23, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved

Legalized recreational marijuana in New York State will have a significant impact on employers, their drug-free workplace policies and their drug testing practices.  We’ll discuss best practices and strategies for complying with the law and ensuring a safe and productive workplace.


End of Session Update

Thursday, June 27, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
HRCI approved

It’s over – we hope!  The Legislature has left town and in its wake a slew of new laws that will impact employers of all sizes across all industries.  We’ll review the latest legislation, its implementation and how employers will have to react to comply. 

Sponsorship Information


Increase your visibility! Become a Webinar Sponsor today.

Cost: $2,500 per webinar

As a webinar sponsor you will have:

  • Your Logo and/or company name on all webinar email promotions and website
  • Your Logo and/or company name on all registration confirmation emails
  • Your Logo on all Power Point Slides
  • Speaking Opportunity on webinar
  • Post Webinar Attendance List


Sponsor Here



Registration Information


TBC Member - Free!

Non-Member - $99.00


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