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You're Hiring Your First Employee... Now What?

You're Hiring Your First Employee... Now What?

People & Culture
Skill-building
Business-building
  • March 12, 2024
  • 3:00 pm
    5:00 pm
  • ATB Entrepreneur Centre

Congratulations, you are ready to hire your first employee! Human Resources can be a misunderstood function within a business and it is often one of the areas that exposes business owners to the most risk. During our time together, we will explore all you need to know about bringing on your first employee(s), the key functional areas of HR, work through real life situations, and understand the legal and legislation risks that exist in some of the most routine actions a leader will take, including when you are hiring your friends or family. Through gaining awareness in these areas, you can build effective HR strategies that help attract and retain top talent, promote a positive work culture, ensure legal compliance, and achieve your overall business objectives. About the Presenter Passionate about people for as long as she can remember, Ashley has been specializing in Human Resources for more than 15 years across a variety of industries. In 2019, Ashley founded Involvi Consulting with a goal of working with engaged leaders and business owners to improve their HR practices, provide them with ongoing expert solutions and to support their employees to improve working conditions and organizational culture. Ashley holds her CPHR and SHRM-SCP designations and her Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the U of A. When not working, Ashley, her husband and 4-year-old son love to travel, experience new cultures and make reservations at the newest restaurants!

Congratulations, you are ready to hire your first employee! Human Resources can be a misunderstood function within a business and it is often one of the areas that exposes business owners to the most risk. During our time together, we will explore all you need to know about bringing on your first employee(s), the key functional areas of HR, work through real life situations, and understand the legal and legislation risks that exist in some of the most routine actions a leader will take, including when you are hiring your friends or family.

Through gaining awareness in these areas, you can build effective HR strategies that help attract and retain top talent, promote a positive work culture, ensure legal compliance, and achieve your overall business objectives.

About the Presenter

Passionate about people for as long as she can remember, Ashley has been specializing in Human Resources for more than 15 years across a variety of industries. In 2019, Ashley founded Involvi Consulting with a goal of working with engaged leaders and business owners to improve their HR practices, provide them with ongoing expert solutions and to support their employees to improve working conditions and organizational culture.

Ashley holds her CPHR and SHRM-SCP designations and her Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the U of A.

When not working, Ashley, her husband and 4-year-old son love to travel, experience new cultures and make reservations at the newest restaurants!

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1110 17 Ave SW

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