Execs of the Palm Beaches continues to monitor the rapidly changing situation related to the spread of COVID-19. We understand that concerns for health, safety, and the impact of not meeting with colleagues and referral sources face-to-face -- among other issues -- are affecting members. 

As Execs members commit to maintaining all appropriate sanitary, health, and safety measures and encourage employees to follow guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization, it is our goal to be supportive. 

Here are links to member presentations:

COVID-19 and Its Effect on Florida Workers’ Compensation
Conroy Simberg / Esther Zapata-Ruderman
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Understanding the Impact and Requirements to a Business Under the New Families First Coronavirus Response Act
PayMaster / Romeo Chico
Loren & Kean Law / Bruce Loren
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Relief Loan Programs for Small Business: What We Know
First Citizens Bank / Israel Gibbs

Market Update
South Florida Financial Services / Branden Schiralli
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Real Estate in Today’s Day and Age:
Questions You Should Be Asking About Buying or Selling Real Estate During a Pandemic
The Sheehan Agency / Amine Aghzafi
Strategic Realty Services / Doug DeSantis
Here is a 3D Tour that Amine shared.
Here is a Video Tour that Amine shared.
Here is an E-Brochure that Amine shared.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Getting Creative with COVID
The M/S Factor / Valerie Staggs
Ever wonder what creative advertising folks do when they are stuck at home during a pandemic? They come up with really cool ideas! The MS Factor will share creative ideas from companies around the world who are launching innovative advertising campaigns to market their brands.Get your creative juices flowing and start thinking creatively for your company too!
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

COVID-19 Clean-Up
Mammoth Restoration / Nathan Smith
Cleaning of surfaces followed by disinfection is important for prevention of COVID-19 and other viral respiratory illnesses in employment and community settings. Using the proper cleaning materials and techniques is important. An experienced team of Execs members will share best practices for protecting the people around you. Presenting will be Mammoth Restoration / Nathan Smith, At Your Service / Jim Azinhiera, South Florida Janitorial Supply / George Gross, Robert Gonzalez / GONZ Collision Center, Hill York / Mike Senecal. Lenny Pisciotto will be on hand to let us know of any updates regarding a possibility of insurance covering any of the related expenses.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Helping Your Employees Deal With Financial Uncertainty
Harrison Hine
There’s a lot of information coming at you these days—everything from the right way to wash your hands to how far to socially distance yourself from another breathing human. And in the middle of all the information overload is your money. Harrison Hine will help you give advice to your employees on what they should and shouldn’t be doing with their money in a crisis.  In addition he will provide some tips for business owners and senior managers on how to prioritize important decisions during the crisis.

Here is Harrison’s PowerPoint presentation
Here is a link to How to Manage Your Money (and Business finances) During a Crisis
Here is a link to Give Yourself a Raise

The CARES Act and Its Effect on Retirement Plans (IRA's, 401(k), Profit Sharing and Defined Benefit / Cash Balance Plans)
South Florida Financial Services / Angelo Schiralli
Coronavirus Relief
Attorney Brooke Cozort from The Pension Studio
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Workplace Readiness: Thermal Temperature Monitoring Solutions
CSI Palm Beach: Rick Seymour
Did you know that a business with about 50 employees could be spending about $1200.00 per month monitoring individual employee temperatures to prevent the spread of the virus to their workforce? CSI: Palm Beach has a better way. The Dahua Thermal Temperature Monitoring Solution combines the latest hybrid thermal network camera, a blackbody calibration device, and an NVR to monitor temperatures within large groups of people at a distance. The Dahua solution delivers contactless and continuous non-invasive detection of elevated skin temperatures. Accurate temperature monitoring can reduce false positives, minimizing the number of people sent to secondary inspection, reducing manpower requirements and improving personnel safety.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020

PPP Loan Forgiveness
PayMaster / Romeo Chicco
If you have received the SBA PPP loan, then you do not want to miss this presentation on how to achieve 100% forgiveness of the debt. The rules seem to change almost daily and there is a lot of bad or outdated information circulating on the web.  Romeo Chicco will cover what is known and the tips to spend the funds properly and achieve loan forgiveness.  This is not a high level presentation and he will go into details.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Business Interruption Lawsuits after COVID-19 / Plaintiff's Claims in 2020
William Price, P.A. / Bill Price
As any business owner will say, the only certainty about re-opening is uncertainty. And in addition to the normal business risks, now business owners face the risk that companies might face lawsuits if customers or others invited to be on your property contract the virus, and claim the virus came from your business. Join William Price, P.A. attorneys Bill Price and Dan Britto for an informative presentation about what goes into investigating and prosecuting wrongful death claims.
Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Making the New Normal Work
HGI Technologies / Robbie Siemon
Our friends and colleagues at HGI Technologies offer opinions on how the office will change over time and the technologies that will enable those changes and maximize productivity. This will not be a selling presentation! Instead, it will be strictly informational from what the team at HGI Technologies has learned and what they are preparing for.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Smartphone Savvy
Save substantial time each and every day by learning critical, little-known tips that will reduce stress, increase efficiency, and avoid technical issues. If you’ve got a smartphone, then you need to attend this session. Turner Efficiency Coaching provides practical, hands-on implementation strategies with personalized efficiency training for clients around the globe. Karen’s a long-time Execs member. As an added bonus, Karen will share a few tips about cleaning up our out-of-control e-mails, too. Click here to read more.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Travel and Tourism During the Covid-19 Pandemic
Travel by Dee / Dee Egizio
The Covid-19 pandemic has brought travel and tourism to a near standstill. Borders have closed. Airplanes have been on the ground. People have stayed home. What has this done to the industry as a whole? How is the travel and tourism industry adjusting? And what does it all mean to you, as a traveler? Dee will share what she knows.
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Preparing to Win the Upcoming Talent Race Using Human Analytics, Strategic Reductions / Organizational Moves
Culture Index / Adam Larkin
Adam will share an overview of human analytics and review results of attendee’s culture index survey results. He’ll address how companies make decisions on employees who have been furloughed or laid off, while sharing general post-COVID re-structuring strategies to employ with the talent explosion expected in coming months.
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Here are links to other relevant articles:

All of Your Coronavirus Travel Questions Answered

Coronavirus, Employment Law and You

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Practical Answers for Small Businesses

Five Things Florida Workplaces Should be Doing Now

Getting Bored? Here's A List Of Free Things That Weren't Free Before Coronavirus

How to Work from Home More Productively

Interactive Sick Map

Relief for Small Businesses Affected by Coronavirus

South Florida employers should brace for the potential impact of Covid-19

Zoom’s Commitment to User Support & Business Continuity During the Coronavirus Outbreak

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