NJBIA webinars are a free benefit to all members. Learn about best practices and available resources to help your business succeed. You can ask questions or just listen in – all without leaving your desk.
Miss one you really wanted to view? No problem. Each webinar is archived for later viewing as well. For more information, contact Jasmine Garrett 609-858-9518.
|Virtual Town Hall: Health Commissioner Judith M. Persichilli
Join NJBIA and the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce for a virtual town hall with NJ Department of Health Commissioner Judith M. Persichilli, R.N., B.S.N., M.A. to discuss the state’s response to the coronavirus crisis. Commissioner Persichilli will also discuss the rules governing the reopening of businesses, contact tracing and the quarantine travel advisory.|
There will be a live Q&A following Commissioner Persichilli's discussion.
|Sep 29, 2020||9:00am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Diversity & Inclusion Council: Addressing Socio-economic Disparities through Practical Solutions Jamila Powell, program manager for the Latin American Economic Development Association, will join us at our September Diversity & Inclusion Council meeting to share how business owners and entrepreneurs are successfully addressing socio-economic disparities affecting women and minorities. Powell will also discuss practical solutions that can be used to close the gender wage gap, improve access to information and technology, and help women and minority businesses secure capital during COVID-19.||Sep 29, 2020||1:00pm EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Social Security and COVID-19: New Strategies to Maximize Benefits
As the primary source of income for many American retirees, Social Security is critical to evaluate as part of your overall retirement plan. Particularly in light of COVID-19, you may be considering filing for benefits early. To avoid becoming a part of the 90% of filers that leave earned money on the table, learn the considerations and claiming strategies to optimize your benefits. From identifying potential changes due to COVID-19 to minimizing taxation to qualifying for spousal, ex-spousal, and survivor benefits—learn how to maximize your retirement income benefits so you can feel empowered with making the right decision for you and your family.|
This webinar is presented by Ash Ahluwalia, Head of Social Security Planning at OneTeam Financial, Inc. Named National Social Security Advisor of the Year, Ash Ahluwalia is one of the foremost experts on Social Security in America. With 30 years of experience and two Social Security certifications (National Social Security AdvisorSM and Certified in Social Security Claiming Strategies (CSSCS)), Ash specializes in advising on how to maximize eligible retirement benefits from Social Security.
|Sep 30, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Being a Successful LEADER in a COVID World Leading teams isn't easy when things are "normal," let alone when a global pandemic is wreaking havoc on every business in the state. Judy Sailer, HR Specialist for Primepoint HRMS & Payroll, is an expert in management and leadership who can help you work through the steps of being a "leaderful" leader when the going gets tough!||Oct 1, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Tipped Worker Regulations in New Jersey: What Employers Need to Know On Aug. 3, New Jersey adopted new rules affecting how tipped workers are impacted by the state’s minimum wage law. This webinar will feature New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development representatives who will walk participants through the compliance requirements and calculations for the new rules and answer any questions they may have.||Oct 7, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Cash is King and Queen: How to Get it Faster, Track it and Keep it Join First Steps Financial for this informative webinar and to learn how to create a system using QuickBooks online for automated invoicing, reporting on expenses and income, and keeping track of cash flow, now and in the future.||Oct 8, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Lessons in Leadership: A Conversation with Steve Adubato and Michele Siekerka
Join us for a live fireside chat with "Lessons in Leadership" author and host Steve Adubato, PhD and New Jersey Business & Industry Association CEO Michele Siekerka.|
This highly relevant, interactive and important conversation will focus on practical leadership lessons learned during the COVID-19 global pandemic.
-What are the most pressing leadership and communication challenges facing NJ businesses due to COVID-19?
-What are the best practices in strategically planning for the future given so much uncertainty?
-What are the leadership obstacles, as well as the opportunities, related to remote communication?
-What role does innovation play in creating the “new normal” for the future of NJ?
Time permitting Q&A will be taken from the live virtual audience. Excerpts from this special conversation between Steve and Michele will be featured on “Steve Adubato's Lessons in Leadership with Co-host Mary Gamba,” which airs Sundays at 10 a.m. on News 12+.
|Oct 13, 2020||12:30pm EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Is Your Retirement Safe from the Tax Man? The single largest expense that most retirees face today is taxes. How can you feel confident that you won’t run out of money in retirement—even when future tax rates skyrocket? In a complex and constantly changing environment, considering tax strategies as a part of your overall retirement plan is essential. This session will help identify common pitfalls and opportunities to pay the least amount of taxes on your retirement income possible so you can keep more of your hard-earned money and better protect your family.||Oct 14, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|The Impact of COVID-19 on Immigration and Workforce Development Along with A Celebration of Immigration Entrepreneurship NJBIA, along with Einstein’s Alley and the New Jersey Business Immigration Coalition, are hosting a virtual event on October 15th centering on Immigration and Workforce Development. The event will also celebrate the 8th Annual New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards.||Oct 15, 2020||10:00am EDT||1.5 hours||Register|
|How to Manage from a Distance and BUILD YOUR TEAM! Managing staff onsite, off-site, or via a hybrid model is especially challenging in our COVID-19 world. Judy Sailer, HR Specialist for Primepoint HRMS & Payroll, is an expert in management and leadership who will lead a discussion on how to keep employees engaged during uncertain times so that you can build and maintain a strong team!||Oct 15, 2020||2:00pm EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Office365: Your Partner in Processes & Productivity
Everyone is familiar with Microsoft, but do you know about the apps and tools available within Office365?|
Microsoft has built solutions to help you make the most of this new remote work environment, whether it’s hosting virtual meetings or sharing files within your organization. Learn to enjoy new levels of productivity and collaboration with Office365, anywhere, and anytime!
Join Anthony DeGraw, Director of Partnerships at Domain Computer Services, in a discussion on making the switch to Office365, and if you’re already using it — how to utilize its tools to maximize their benefits in your work.
|Oct 21, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|How to Create Culture and Connections that Last with Your Remote Team Culture is all about the owner of the company and how they want their employees and clients to feel about working with their business. Join First Steps Financial as they go through how to get productive feedback and buy-in from your remote team. Use leadership to create a cohesive team by making connections between team members, and bringing them together to achieve their goals, along with the company goals.||Oct 22, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|The 2020 Election and the Importance of Community in a Time of Pandemic
During these unprecedented times, understanding the tools and resources for the Nov. 3 election is more important than ever before. Join Henal Patel of the NJ Institute for Social Justice on Oct. 28, 2020, at 11:00 AM to learn what tools are available to ensure your vote is counted accurately.|
This is a unique opportunity to learn more about social justice – the progress, the setbacks, the injustice that communities of color continue to feel, and what you can do about it.
|Oct 28, 2020||11:00am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|Understanding Basic Financial Statements for Profitability
Understanding your financial statements is fundamental for maintaining your business profitability and monitoring what changes may be necessary in the way you do business to reach your financial goals. This workshop by Alejandro Cruz and Joseph Lamberti, Bancroft, reviews the balance sheet, profit & loss statement, and cash flow statement. ||Oct 29, 2020||11:30am EDT||1 hour||Register|
|NJ Temporary Disability (NJ TDB) Legislation Changes and What to Expect in 2021!
New Jersey is one of five states in the U.S. that has a state-mandated temporary disability plan, and the rules have changed. A 2019 law substantially expanded existing benefits and created a new paid leave program for partial disability. |
In this webinar, employee benefits consultants from NPPG will explain the new benefit levels and how the partial disability program will work, what impact the changes may have on an employer’s taxable wage base, and what it means for an employee’s return to work.
|Nov 4, 2020||11:30am EST||1 hour||Register|
|Forecasting Financial Results for Sustainability
Projecting financial results is critical in preparing your business plan and determining if the business will be financially sustainable. This workshop by Alejandro Cruz and Joseph Lamberti, Bancroft, will focus on Sales Projections, Expense Projections, and how to responsibly Projections your Cash Flow.||Nov 12, 2020||11:30am EST||1 hour||Register|