Introducing Ahola’s Masterclass Webinar Series!
New in 2020, Ahola’s Masterclass Webinar Series is a twice-a-month educational webinar series on all things payroll and beyond.
Presented by Ahola Trainer, Chris Watkins, we will dive into new and familiar topics in-depth. These thirty minute, interactive and entertaining sessions will include a quiz for you to gauge your understanding of the material presented. Pass the quiz to receive your Masterclass Certificate of Achievement! The Masterclass Webinar Series will replace the Lunch & Learn Webinar Series, and occur twice-a-month.
Check out the upcoming schedule and register for upcoming webinars below!
August 27th: Verifying Employee Data for Year End
September 10: Year End Bonuses
October 8: Fringe Benefits
November 12: Third Party Sick Pay
December 10: ACA Reporting
Access our free webinar video library below. Watch webinars ranging in topics from ACA and Fringe Benefits to Cybersecurity.
Masterclass Webinar Series: What's New in iSolved?
Join Chris as he takes us through recent releases of iSolved, including new features for New Hire Onboarding, Benefits, HRIS, Time, as well as iSolved in general.
Masterclass Webinar Series: Executive Dashboards
Join Chris Watkins, as he introduces you to the Executive Dashboard and the ACA Executive Dashboard. Learn how to make the most of the visual information that the dashboards provide about your employees and your company.
Join us for this webinar, as we introduce iSolved University. Attend this Masterclass to learn how to set up your account, access articles, videos and quizzes, and to proceed from a Freshman to a Senior, from a Novice to a Master!
Accrual Plans and Time-Off Requests
Join us for this webinar, as we discuss how accrual plans work in iSolved and review your employees’ ability to request time off in advance.
Ahola's Masterclass Series: Client Reports
During this webinar we will look at some of the many reports that are available to our clients. We will address strategies for determining the best reports for your business and view some sample reports.
Strategies to Help Employees Cope with Change
During these unprecedented times when people are faced with a new normal, employees may find it difficult to transition from working at the office to working from home. This webinar will provide some ways to help your employees cope with the changes.
Three Ways to Improve Employee Efficiency While Working at Home
Join us as we introduce 3 ways you can help your employees become more efficient at home during the COVID-19 restrictions. Whichever approach you or your employees choose to set goals, this webinar is aimed at helping you achieve goals and improve efficiency.
Why Administrators Embrace Employee Self-Service
During our previous masterclass we introduced you to the reasons why your employees will love employee self-service. This next step we convince you of the reasons why you will also embrace employee self-service. Discover how to set up employee self-service accounts and resend activation emails, how to approve employee changes and time off requests, and much, much more.
Why Your Employees Will Love Employee Self-Service
Ahola trainer, Chris Watkins, introduces you, the employer, to all the bells and whistles that Ahola’s Employee Self-Service portal offers.
Designed to transition responsibility for accurate work-related information to the employee, this Masterclass will convince you of the ease with which your employees can make the most of the technology as well as the time-saving benefits to you.
Advanced Payroll for New Clients
Ahola trainer, Chris Watkins, takes you back into the world of iSolved as he digs deeper into payroll. He’ll introduce you to Geraint Lewis, the various situations in which Geraint finds himself and the nuances of iSolved you need to know, in order to address Geraint’s circumstances. This Masterclass will take you beyond the basics as we explore advanced payroll concepts for newer iSolved users.
Planes, Boats and Trains: The Importance of Attending to Details
Ahola trainer, Chris Watkins, brings a hands-on approach to a concept that is part of many job descriptions – attention to detail. He will regale you with stories of what can happen if you don’t attend to those important details and he’ll illustrate the point by first challenging you to make a paper airplane, and then by providing you directions to make a paper boat.
O-H! Local City & School District Taxes
Ahola trainer, Chris Watkins, provides insight to the maelstrom that surrounds local city and school taxes for companies whose employees reside in Ohio. In the first of Ahola’s Masterclass Series, he’ll look at the tools available to verify you have the correct city of residence, as well as school district, entered into iSolved for your Ohio employees, so you can be sure you’re starting the new year with accurate information.
Fringe Benefits & Third Party Sick Pay
During this interactive webinar we will:
-Define fringe benefits and enter a fringe benefit into iSolved
-Discuss common examples of fringe benefits
-Define third party sick pay and discuss best practices for addressing third party sick pay
-Provide online resources to assist with both fringe benefits and third party sick pay
ACA REPORTING TUTORIAL PART 1
What is the Affordable Care Act (ACA)?
In Part 1 of this ACA Video Series, we will discuss the Affordable Care Act, and explain terms like Self-Insured, Applicable Large Employer (ALE), and Controlled Groups.
You will learn about Affordable Care Act eligibility rules, and what could happen if a company chooses not to report.
ACA Reporting Tutorial PART 2
What is the Affordable Care Act (ACA)?
In Part 2 of this ACA Video Series, we will discuss the Affordable Care Act, and explain terms like Self-Insured, Applicable Large Employer (ALE), and Controlled Groups.
We will provide instructions for completing ACA Company Form 1094 and ACA Employee Form 1095.
Cybersecurity 101- Business Impact Awareness
In PART ONE we will discuss Cybersecurity and its possible impact on your business. In this one-hour webinar, we will set the stage with a sample widget-making manufacturing company and walk through key potential areas of business vulnerabilities of data privacy and Cybersecurity. Awareness is the first step!
Cybersecurity 102- Digital World Protection
In PART TWO of this webinar series, we will discuss Cybersecurity and its possible impact on your business. Companies of any size can be subject to a Cybersecurity breach. Data policies and procedures can help to protect your company from a possible data breach. In this one-hour webinar, we set the stage with a sample manufacturing company and key potential areas of business vulnerabilities of data privacy and Cybersecurity.
Ownership Exit Planning: Maximize Value & Exit on Your Terms
Hear from the experts during Family Company Magazine’s free webinar, “Ownership Exit Planning: Maximize Value & Exit on your Terms.” Mike Trabert, CPA, CVA, CMAP, CEPA, CM&AA of Skoda Minotti’s Value Acceleration, Exit Planning Group and Jeff Ahola, CEO of Ahola Human Capital Management, will share clear ideas to help business owners seize opportunities and avoid pitfalls surrounding complex business transitions.
Know the Rules: Understand Retirement Plan Regulations Benefitting You and Your Company
Is your retirement plan compliant? In this one-hour webinar, we will identify key regulations impacting your company’s retirement plan and share ways to use these regulations to you and your company’s benefit. Join Jeff Ahola, CEO of Ahola Human Capital Management and Matt Loeffler CPA/PFS. CFP, CTFA , CMA, Founder and CEO of Blue Tree Wealth Advisors, LLC as they discuss this topic in depth.