Workshop Helps Local Groups Tackle Hot Topics in HR for Nonprofits.

March 6, 2018 – A room full of local nonprofit leaders and staff learned the latest changes to HR laws and policies, pitfalls to avoid when hiring new staff, and what policies should be included in HR manuals. It was all part of the Association's 6th workshop of 2018, entitled "Hot Topics in HR for Nonprofit Organizations."

Held at the offices of The GRACE Foundation, Julienne Verdi, principal attorney at J. Verdi Law, LLC, provided expert legal information and interactive discussion for nonprofits large and small on critical human resource topics. Participants also received a job offer letter template their organization can use during hiring.

The workshop also focused on creating an HR Handbook and what to include like overtime policy, conducting performance evaluations, and creating more flexible polices to help with staff retention.

Julienne Verdi (bottom right photo), a lifelong Staten Islander, is owner and principal attorney at J. Verdi Law, LLC where she provides legal services, as well as, strategic planning, management, and operations consulting to small businesses, non-profits, and political organizations.












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