Posts Tagged ‘Seminar’

Free Workshops on Health Care Reform Legislation and Qualified Plan Regulations

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Right ChoiceSmall business owners are facing immediate challenges in Health Care Reform and new Qualified Plan Regulations.  If you are a business owner, these complimentary financial workshops are not to be missed!  Come and learn how to navigate a minefield of rules and regulations that can affect your business.

Health Care Reform Legislation

 What does it mean to my company and employees?  When will it impact my business?  What can I do about it?

Gary Helm, Director of Employee Benefits with Bearance Management Group — a leader in property and casualty, surety bonds and employee benefits insurance — will provide strategic insight and counsel into Heath Care Reform and your business.

  • What do the new laws mean to your employees and their coverage?
  • How to prepare for open enrollment and the implementation of requirements scheduled to take effect for your next plan year.
  • Put in place a mechanism to track the value of employer-provided coverage so you can report it on W-2s.
  • Experience a Health Care Reform Benefit Cost Analysis.
  • Determine whether pooling with other employers may benefit your organization.

Successful Qualified Plan Design Amidst New Regulations

Juhl Stoesz, Associate Counsel, and Jason Bolstad, Consultant, at TSC, Inc — the largest independent retirement plan administration firm in the Upper Midwest — will guide you through the myriad of new regulations in retirement plan compliance and fiduciary responsibilities.

  • What are the issues being addressed by the disclosure initiatives?
  • Who is impacted by the disclosure initiatives & what do the disclosure initiatives require?
  • What is the regulatory framework?
  • When do the requirements need to be met & what are the timing requirements for the disclosures?
  • Plan design to maximize benefits for key employees.
  • Assisting you in providing to your employees the wherewithal to retire.

Tuesday, October 2:  10:00 – 11:30 a.m. at Rush Creek Golf Club

Thursday, October 4:  4:00 – 5:30 p.m. at Golden Valley Country Club

Tuesday, October 9:  4:00 – 5:30 p.m. at The St. Paul Grille

Registration:  Space is limited so register today!  Contact Amanda J. Johnson at 952-258-5260 or ajohnson@minneapolis.nef.com

Sponsored by:  Payroll Control Systems, Bearence Management Group, StoneCreek Financial and TSC.

Marketing Sponsor:  Marketing Mavericks

Legal Disclaimer: This article is intended for informational purposes only and by no means should replace or substitute other legal documents (governmental or non-governmental) reflecting similar content or advice. If you have any questions concerning your situation or the information provided, please consult with an attorney, CPA or HR Professional.

Securities products offered through New England Securities Corp (NES), (member FINRA/SIPC). Stone Creek Financial is not affiliated with NES. NES nor StoneCreek Financial provide tax or legal guidance. Please contact your tax advisor or attorney for such guidance. 301 Carlson Parkway, Suite 300 Minnetonka, MN 55305. Payroll Control Systems, Bearence Management Group and TSC, Inc. are not affiliated with StoneCreek Financial and are solely responsible for the information provided.

Free Seminars Hosted By Venture Bank

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Venture Bank LogoMay 20 – 26, 2012 is National Small Business Week.  Venture Bank is proud to be a supporter of small businesses in the Twin Cities, and in celebration will be hosting a series of free seminars on important business topics.  Sign-up for one or all!

Register for these free seminars here:
http://www.venturebankonline.com/smb2012

Breaking Into Exporting – May 9, 2012

Featuring: Matt Woodlee of the US Department of Commerce and
Carlos Sosa of the US Small Business Administration

With the federal government having embarked on the National Export Initiative with the goal to double exports by the end of 2014, there are vast amounts of resources and opportunities for businesses to expand internationally… Learn More

Legal Implications of Social Media – May 17, 2012

Featuring: Erin Swanson of Swanson Law

Do you currently use, or have you considered using social media such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for your business? With the big buzz around social media, it’s important to be aware of the legal issues that exist for businesses when using social media to market their companies and screen potential job applicants.
Learn More

 

Consultant Panel – May 22, 2012

Featuring: Nathan Austin of MyTech Partners,
Rochelle Shirk of Savvy Planning,
Patrick Strother of Strother Communications, and
Ben Marks of Marks Group

Are you considering hiring a consultant to assist with some aspect of your business? How do you know that you really need that consultant? And, what does hiring them really entail? Many businesses find themselves asking these same questions. Learn More 

 

Succession Planning – May 30, 2012

Featuring: Al Boyden of Boyden Consulting and
Jon Schindel of Seiler & Schindel PLLC

Succession planning and emergency preparedness planning is imperative for business owners. Many businesses fail because they were forced to be reactive to a sudden disaster, so it is important to be proactive and have plans in place for all business risks. Learn More 

Legal Disclaimer: This article is intended for informational purposes only and by no means should replace or substitute other legal documents (governmental or non-governmental) reflecting similar content or advice. If you have any questions concerning your situation or the information provided, please consult with an attorney, CPA or HR Professional.