Book Now for BoSP 4

4 July 2019

ACA – WA is delighted to present BoSP 4, an in-depth session with Sydney-based HR expert Merilyn Speiser on 2 August.

The Business of Small Practice series has been going from strength to strength in Western Australia, with our first three BoSP events attracting great interest from members seeking expert advice on running efficient, profitable small businesses. For BoSP 4, attendees will meet over lunch at Brickworks in Perth to hear HR expert Merilyn Speiser present on the basic need-to-knows of employing your first employees. Topics covered will include the following:

Hiring your first employees (the core things that must be done)
  • Recruitment processes
  • Contracts
  • Role clarity
  • HR Policies
What traps should you avoid?
  • Recruitment mistakes
  • Organisational structure
  • Culture
Fair Work (the things you absolutely need to know)
  • Managing staff issues
  • Exiting people.

This session is suited to anyone considering employing staff for the first time and those who want to ensure that their existing policies are in keeping with HR best practice.

Our Speaker

Founder and Principal Consultant of Catalina Consultants, Merilyn Speiser has over 20 years’ experience in the development of business strategies, leadership development, people and performance management and succession planning. Merilyn launched Catalina Consultants after an extensive career as Partner and Head of HR at Crowe Horwath, a leading international accounting firm. In addition to running her business, Merilyn also develops and delivers leadership programs both in Australia and internationally, and she is a sought-after presenter, writer, mentor and coach.


12.15–2pm Friday
2 August 2019


67 King Street, Perth


ACA Members: $15 + GST
Non-Members: $25 + GST


Don’t miss out. Make your booking now!