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    February Chapter Meeting/Breakfast

    Date: February 8, 2012, 8:00am – 11:00am
    Advanced Medical Transport, 1718 North Sterling Ave, Peoria, IL 61655
    $15.00 Heart of Illinois HR Council Member, $40.00 Non-Member, $15.00 Students
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    Unemployment Insurance - Meeting Business Needs

    7:30am - 8:00am  Registration & Breakfast Buffet
    8:00am - 11:00am  Program
    Presented By:
    Illinois Department of Employment Security
    Bennett Krause - Employer & Community Outreach Manager
    Gayla Scott - Unemployment Insurance Program Manager
    An overview of business solutions including registration and use of Illinois JobLink System, Veterans Programs, use of local offices for recruitment purposes, Re-Entry Employment Services Program, Fidelity Bonding, Migrant Seasonal Farm Worker Program, Work Opportunity Tax Credit and provision of Labor Market Information.
    This workshop is a must for small business owners, general managers and human resources personnel who are seeking to understand and protect themselves during the employee separation process. 
    Get information on your rights to contest unemployment insurance claims. This session provides an introduction to the process and procedures used in the unemployment process to help better prepare you for the hearing process and up through the court system. Participants will discuss Illinois Department of Employment Security investigations, the legal elements, and real world situations from the claims process.
    IDES (Illinois Department of Employment Security) provides unemployment insurance (UI), employment services and guidance to workers, job seekers, and employers through a statewide network of IDES offices and Illinois workNet centers. The agency combines federally-funded job training programs in Illinois into a "workforce development" system where individuals can find a job or train for a new career.

    For more information or to register, click here


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