Leadership in the Workplace – Seminar

Tue, April 18, 2017
7:30 AM – 10:00 AM PST

Concord Clarion Hotel
1050 Burnett Avenue
Concord, CA 94520


Have you ever said to yourself, “My job would be so much easier if I didn’t have to deal with people?” If so, join us on April 18th where our returning speaker, Jody Bagno-Dill will be addressing the Leadership issues of people-interactions that drain your energy, steal your joy and sabotage the success of your organization. She’ll share inspiring stories and easy-to-implement tools to help your managers clear the chaos preventing growth, success and fulfillment at work. You’ll learn about engaging with the four Personal Vibe types, and navigating tricky-but necessary emotional conversations that are vital to progress. You’ll feel freed from being held hostage to the emotional roller coaster of Divas and Destroyers.

Join us for conversation, leave with a game plan and reclaim the powerful Vibe in your workplace.

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About Jody

As President and Co-founder of Jazz Business Consulting, Jody Bagno-Dill specializes in aligning business leaders and their teams in order to conquer great goals. She has worked as a second set of hands to create and implement growth strategies for a variety of industries, including Insurance, Construction. Manufacturing, Hospitality and of course, the music industry, where the name Jazz Business Consulting originated.

Jody Bagno-Dill

Her area of expertise focuses on resolving the drama, distrust and conflict that sabotage growth. With humor and insight, she shares compelling stories of facilitating difficult conversations between leaders and employees, staff and co-workers, as well as working with at-risk youth and former gang members in the inner city. In 2012, she was invited to participate in conversations throughout Israel and Palestine, supporting organizations working to resolve the conflict in the Middle East.

Jody leverages her degrees in Business and Psychology from CSU-Chico and her certifications in Executive Coaching, Guerrilla Marketing® and Personalities® training to find the most effective ways to help leaders achieve their vital objectives.

Navigating the Disability Process – Seminar

Navigating the Disability Process

Tue, February 28, 2017
7:30 AM – 10:00 AM PST

Concord Clarion Hotel
1050 Burnett Avenue
Concord, CA 94520

To register online click here.


The first half of this seminar will provide examples and information to navigate the disability process from the employer’s perspective. Attendees will learn how to apply practical procedures to the most common real-world situations that often occur in the workplace.
Are there are circumstances when migraine headaches, mental health conditions and non-visible ailments may be considered a disability under the law?

Learn how to recognize when an employee may have a disability, when employers are required to provide accommodations for disabilities, and whether or not a leave of absence is mandated.

Are you a covered employer? If so, what is your responsibility? What is the employee’s responsibility and leave entitlement? What should you do and when?

The second half of this seminar will be on the Employment Development Department’s disability process:

  • Employee online process.
  • How employers can best represent the process.
  • Best practices, do’s and don’ts.

About The Speakers

Barbara Trumbly has more than 20 years of human resources experience specializing in small to mid-size organizations providing guidance and leadership to senior managers in organizations. Her broad experience includes developing human resources (HR) processes, policies, compliance, employee relations, performance management, benefits, compensation, and training programs.

Brandy Collins is currently a disability insurance program manager with the Employment Development Department working with the Business Process Innovation Project in the Bay Area. Ms Collins specializes in appeals and workers’ compensation.

To register online click here.

Annual Labor & Employment Law Update


2016 will be an amazing year for Contra Costa County Employer Advisory Council (CCCEAC) members and if you are not currently a CCCEAC member, 2016 would be a great time to get on board!

Member benefits include:
*Access to our CEAC management hotline for answers to you labor and employment law questions.
*Discount on EAC seminars and training.
*Scholarship awards program.
*Access to a Labor Market Information (LMI) specialist.
*Networking and marketing opportunities for your business—products or services.
*Membership in California Employer Advisory Council (CEAC) www.ceac.org.

Certificates of attendance will be available upon request.

The Contra Costa County Employer Advisory Council
in partnership with

The California Employment Development Department


Annual Labor & Employment Law Update

Marc L. Jacuzzi

Director Attorney, Simpson, Garrity, Innes & Jacuzzi, P.C.

Apply for Contra Costa County EAC Membership Here

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Come and learn what you need to know to stay in compliance and out of court in 2016!

Employers must stay current on the new employment law developments which were implemented in 2015 and be ready for the changes that will take effect in 2016. The updated laws can impact wage and hour requirements, proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), equal pay, leave of absence rights, termination rights, and recordkeeping obligations. Preparation and knowledge are the keys to avoid lawsuits.
Please join the Contra Costa County EAC for a presentation by Marc L. Jacuzzi, Esq., who will discuss these important new developments.

Speaker: Marc Jacuzzi

Mr. Jacuzzi has broad experience in employment law matters. He has represented numerous employers in civil rights actions, trade secret misappropriation claims, wage claims, wrongful termination claims, unfair business practices claims (Section 17200), non-competition claims (Section 16600), contract disputes, and various tort claims filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE), and various other state agencies in both state and federal courts.
Mr. Jacuzzi’s practice also involves employment law counseling. He regularly advises clients in all aspects of the employer/employee relationship including hiring and termination, wage and hour requirements, employee classification, civil rights/discrimination issues, commission plans, employment contracts, employee handbooks and policies, confidential information agreements, reductions in force, leaves of absence, employment audits, merger and acquisition employment issues, violence in the workplace, and international employment law topics.

Tuesday, January 20, 2016

Concord Hilton
1970 Diamond Blvd.
Concord, CA 94520

Check-in: 7:30 a.m.
Program: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Cost: $45 for members
$75 for non-members