The Catalyst Seminars are held on the 4th Thursday of every month from September through April at the Alpha Loft, 9 Madbury Road, Durham. Presentations begin at 4:30PM followed by beer and networking from 5:30-6:30PM. These events are FREE and open to the public.
Watch the latest in the Catalyst Seminar Series: Lean Start-up Business Tactics - HR Issues for Your Start-up, presented by Andrea Chatfield, Esq.
Overview: Inevitably, you will need the services and/or skill sets of other people to get your business running. When you begin to add people to your lean start-up, you must decide whether each new hire will be an employee or independent contractor. This seminar helps you understand the pros and cons of each type of relationship, and the legal risks in one vs. the other. Andrea also discusses other HR issues that are most important as you begin to add employees.