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Message From the President

Posted on 04/01/2020 12:00 am  /   April 2020

April Showers bring May Flowers - how does your garden grow? If it were only that simple! During uncertain times and ever changing days, hours, and even sometimes minutes, we often forget to shift our attention to caretaking of our garden of words and actions, and unintentionally neglect to properly...

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Work-Teach-Parent: One Member's Tricks for Managing it All

Posted on 04/01/2020 12:00 am  /   April 2020

I was on the phone with a co-worker when he stopped mid sentence and asked, “Do you have a bird?” I just laughed. “No,” I replied, “that's my 7-year old who is trying to ask me a question about math.” For the past two weeks, parenting and working are now coexistin...

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Teaming Up With Tim Wells & Mel Jones: FFCRA & What You Need to Know

Posted on 04/01/2020 12:00 am  /   April 2020

As part of sweeping legislation, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) became effective April 1, 2020. As of right now, its requirements are in effect only until the end of the calendar year. The two laws were enacted to provide workers with paid leave for reasons related to the corona...

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Peaceful Pandemic? How to Pivot Your Culture Towards Hope in Crisis

Posted on 04/01/2020 12:00 am  /   April 2020

What if COVID Was Ebola and You Lived on a Dollar a Day? In 2014, Sierra Leone was facing the Ebola epidemic, a deadly virus with a 50 percent mortality rate; and a place with next to no resources, where people lived on one dollar a day. Sounds like a culture where hope should be dying at a rate hi...

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Welcome New Members

Posted on 04/01/2020 12:00 am  /   April 2020

We would like to officially welcome our newest members! We hope to see you at our upcoming meetings! Colleen Dreyer Paul FelsAccount ExecutiveAscentis   Darlene Dye Alex RigazioWorkforce Management Account ExecutiveAscentis

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Missouri Employment Conference

Posted on 04/01/0020 12:00 am  /   April 2020

The Missouri Employment Conference is the fastest growing conference of its kind in Missouri. It offers 26 informative, interactive and educational sessions. These incredible sessions are led by top employment lawyers, payroll professionals, workforce development leaders and many other experts from ...

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