Broward Addiction Recovery Center Celebrates 40 Years of Service
Giving Heart to Small Business Development
“You got to have heart and you have to be able to truly engage and empower people through person-to-person contact to be successful,” explains Jasmine Jones, manager of community relations and outreach for the Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development (OESBD). “I’m truly interested in seeing new businesses develop and existing businesses expand and I think it shows whenever I speak to individuals and groups.” More...
Get Ready for easyPay Training and Testing
Over the next several months, Broward County will begin to implement an enterprise-wide training plan for employees in preparation for the rollout of easyPay, which launches in early 2014.
The first phase of the plan involves training for system testers. Approximately 40 County employees, many of them payroll liaisons, will participate in a four-week testing program to evaluate how the new time and attendance system implements the various County and union pay rules. Just to participate in the testing effort, these individuals will complete a two-day training course on “Managing Timecards and Preparing for Payroll.” Testing will then begin in September and continue through early December. More...