June 22, 2007 / Issue No. 3-07
 
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Compensation
Minimum Wage to Increase on July 24
Staff Salaries Up 4% This Year
Contractor Not Required to Pay Workers for Transportation or Security Time
Equal Employment Opportunity
EEOC Issues Guidance on Caregiver Discrimination
Labor Law
NLRB Sets New Standard for Determining Backpay for Salts
Upcoming Events
Save the Date for Audio Conference on Overtime Exemptions
AGC to Hold 1st Annual Training & Development Conference
Call for Presentations at AGC’s 2008 Annual Convention
Recent Events
Recruitment & Retention Tactics Discussed at AGC’s 6th HR Professionals Forum
Davis-Bacon Seminar Held at AGC Headquarters

  AGC to Hold 1st Annual Training & Development Conference
AGC of America will hold its first-ever Training & Development Conference October 25-26, 2007, in Dallas, Texas.  Mark your calendars now and be sure your training staff is aware of this special opportunity!

AGC's Training and Development Conference will:
Offer solutions to current construction training issues such as:

  • Motivating the adult learner
  • Training a multicultural workforce
  • Benchmarking/measuring return on investment in training
  • Taking advantage of AGC resources
  • Establishing a training and education network within the AGC contractor and chapter communities
  • Making the best use of distance learning modules
  • Big ideas, small budgets
  • Creating a learning environment at the workplace

A full brochure with more information will be available soon.

Who Should Attend:
The Training and Development Conference is designed for contractor and chapter staff involved in training and professional development at all levels, such as:

  • Training Directors, Coordinators, and Managers
  • Workforce Development Directors, Coordinators, and Managers
  • Education Directors, Directors, and Managers
  • Apprenticeship Directors, Coordinators, and Managers
  • Professional Development Directors, Coordinators, and Managers
  • Human Resource Directors, Coordinators, and Managers

Dates and Location:
October 25-26, 2007, Dallas, Texas, at the Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West.
Click here for more hotel information.

Registration:
The full agenda and registration are not yet available but will be posted on the AGC Web site when ready.

Sponsorship Opportunities:
While registration is reserved for contractor and chapter staff, sponsorship opportunities may be available to service providers and suppliers to the industry.  For information, contact education@agc.org. [ return to top ]