ABC Empire State Webinar Series

ABC Empire State working with our Professional Services Committee put on webinars for our members on various topics with the aims at educating you on the industry and various political issues. Construction is constantly changing, to be successful in this industry, you must stay on top of new regulations, technology, employment practices, finance, and legislation. ABC Empire State’s webinar series will keep you educated and updated on this ever-changing industry.

Upcoming Webinars:

Onboarding That Works

When: May 19, 2020 12:00 PM

Join ABC Empire Chapter member, SimcoHR’s Jack Spike in a webinar discussing the new concepts in orientation and onboarding while following effective onboarding practices. Learn about designing a system and the role of performance management.

Prevailing Wage: New Reporting & Record Keeping Obligations

When: May 20, 2020 10:00 AM

ABC Board Member, Tom Santa Barbara, of DirectAdvisors will outline the new prevailing wage bill passed in New York’s 2020 budget which contains changes to reporting and record-keeping obligations to maintain that you’re in compliance and avoid any fines.

COVID-19, Construction and Regional Economic Recovery: Where are we and where are we headed?

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
3 PM
Length: 60 minutes
Speakers: Bernard M. Markstein, Markstein Advisors


ABC Members Only

The fallout from the spread of COVID-19 has had a dramatic impact on the economy and construction. Join ABC in a webinar with Dr. Bernard Markstein, president and chief economist for Markstein Advisors, to examine what the near-term and longer-term outlook is for the economy and construction. How soon will the economy begin to get back on its feet? When will the economy and construction return to pre-COVID-19 health? What will recovery look like in different regions of the country? Dr. Markstein will answer these and other questions. His discussion will include the outlook for various sectors of construction such as lodging, office, retail, education and health care.

Coaching through a Crisis: Solving Employee Issues in Real Time

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
3 PM
Length: 60 minutes
Speakers: Dr. Mike Comer, The Hayes Group International
Moderator: Mike Bellaman, ABC National


ABC Members Only

How can leaders best coach, encourage and communicate during these difficult times, especially as workers may be distracted, concerned and anxious due to the COVID-19 outbreak? In this webinar, Dr. Mike Comer will lead a panel of construction executives in a real-time brainstorming session to help leaders navigate through difficult times, coach their employees in unprecedented circumstances and keep the focus on business execution and strategy. The webinar will include a Q&A, so bring your business and employee-related issues to discuss.

Recorded Webinars:

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