Insights & Resources

Events & Webinars

Abdo hosts live events regularly, knowing they’re essential for accessing expert knowledge as well as sparking valuable discussions, connections and relationships.

Upcoming
Preparing for a Bond Rating Call

Wednesday, December 6, 2023 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Whether you are an experienced finance director or have never presented at a bond rating call before, we’ll provide you with the knowledge and strategies to impress the rating agencies and secure a favorable bond rating for your city.

Past
GASB Updates: How to prepare your organization

Wednesday, November 8, 2023   |   11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CDT
Join us for our upcoming webinar which will provide an overview of the new GASB standards and help you understand how they will impact your organization.

Harness the Transformative Powers of AI

Thursday, October 12, 2023 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM CT
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are transforming businesses in this modern landscape. Join us to get firsthand insight on what every financial professional needs to know.

2023 Minnesota Employment Legislation Updates
for Public Sector Employers

Tuesday, September 12, 2023 | 9:00am – 11:30am
Our team broke down the 2023 legislation passed in Minnesota and how this impacts public sector employers across the state.

Minnesota to Implement Paid Family and Medical Leave Act in 2026

The Minnesota Family Medical Leave Act will provide paid time off for employees who need to take leave for certain reasons, such as bonding with a new child, caring for a sick family member, or their own serious health condition.

Employers Need to Reevaluate Drug Testing Policies in Light of Minnesota Marijuana Legalization

The legalization of marijuana in Minnesota has created new challenges for employers, who must now grapple with how to enforce drug-free workplace policies in a state where marijuana is legal of August 1, 2023

Minnesota Earned Sick and Safe Leave Act (ESSL) Takes Effect January 1, 2024

The Minnesota Earned Sick and Safe Leave Act (ESSL) will go into effect on January 1, 2024 and effects every employer in the state, regardless of the number of employees they have.

New Minnesota Law Bans Non-Compete Agreements

On May 16, 2023, the Minnesota legislature passed a law banning non-compete agreements. Learn about the basics and a watch a recording of our webinar.

2023 Minnesota Legislative Webinar Series: Implications for Every Employer

Our team breaks down the 2023 legislation passed in Minnesota and how this will impact employers across the state.

Solutions for nonprofits – Advancing your mission in challenging times

April 27, 2023   |   11:0AM CT
Learn how your organization can do more with less and move your mission forward.

Understanding the GASB & GAAP Updates

Tuesday, November 15th | 10:30am-12pm
The GASB 87 Lease standard is here and GASB 96 Subscription Based IT Arrangements is right around the corner –are you prepared?

The impact of MN’s new THC law on the workplace: A guide for employers

Wednesday, November 16th | 11:30am-1pm
The new regulations passed by Minnesota this year has thrown employers and HR professionals into uncharted territory. Our team will discuss the implications of these changes.

How to Leverage Technology in Periods of Instability

Is your organization experiencing challenges with resources and costs as we continue to face market uncertainty and economic instability? You aren’t alone, but there are ways you can find efficiencies and improve performance.