ProLinks Webinars

ProLinks webinars are offered throughout the year at no cost to HFTP members and $50.00 for non HFTP members. Attend these online courses from the comfort of your office and gain valuable knowledge while earning continuing education credits.

HFTP member CHAE or CHTP designees may view any of the archived recordings and earn educational credits that may be applied toward your current renewal cycle.  

July 28, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Central Time

What Employers Need to Know about the U.S. Department of Labor’s Final Overtime Pay Rule

Lisa M. Brauner, Esq., Partner, Head of Employment Law Department, Perlman + Perlman Attorneys at Law

On May 23, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) published its final overtime pay rule under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which will take effect on December 1, 2016.  In this Final Rule, the DOL updates the standard salary level and total annual compensation requirements to distinguish between overtime-eligible employees and those who may be exempt from overtime pay.  Find out what has changed and what employers should do now in preparation for the Final Rule which takes effect on December 1, 2016.

Registration open

August 4, 2016, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Central Time

How Leaders Can Protect Chapters From Potential Legal Issues

Lucinda Hart, CAE, MBA, HFTP Global Chief Operations Officer

Learn how to lead with more insight into how to effectively manage legal issues in your chapter.  Lucinda Hart, CAE, MBA, HFTP Global Chief Operations Officer, will present specific scenarios on successfully addressing the complex legal issues of chapter management.  With over 22 years of experience in association management, Lucinda will give you the tools to build immediate safeguards for your chapter.  

·    Understand how specific legal scenarios put chapters at risk
·    Learn why D&O insurance is a good idea for chapters
·    Find out how to protect chapter’s tax-exempt status
·    Gain confidence in the legal responsibilities for chapters

The content presented will be for informational purposes and should not be considered legal advice.  Please refer to legal counsel for official legal opinions.

Registration open

September 27, 2016, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Central Time

The Twitter Playbook - How to Build Meaningful Relationships on Twitter

Twitter is the world's biggest cocktail party, but most who use the platform fill their feed with "me-first" content. It's time to change your content strategy, as few social media channels offer more opportunities to build targeted relationships with journalists, groups, customers and other influencers than Twitter - but only if you approach it the right way. In this webinar you will be introduced to "The Twitter Playbook," which will give you a game plan to build intentional relationships, manage customer service issues and showcase your brand in ways you never thought possible.

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand how Twitter can be used to drive PR and new relationships.
2. Learn how to manage customer service challenges.
3. Have a specific game plan to manage Twitter effectively moving forward.

Rusty Sheldon is president and founder of Advantage Marketing and co-author of Mastering the New Media Landscape: Embrace the Micromedia Mindset.

Registration will open soon.

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