Newsletter Archives

11/20/2017

GCA Announces their 2018 Convention Plans

May 2018 in Peachtree City, Georgia

We are excited to announce the dates and location of the GCA 2018 Convention and Sales Seminar. Please save the dates - May 15 & 16, 2018 and plan on joining us at the Peachtree City Hotel and Conference Center for this 1 and a half day event. More information will be available on the GCA website as we progress through the planning phases.

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09/06/2017

The Value of GCA Membership

Hear what some of our GCA Members are saying

Seay Management Consultants, Inc. has been an asset to our company and has added great value to our GCA membership. We have contacted Seay multiple times regarding administrative questions and have been provided answers, printed materials, and forms at no cost to us. -Nick, a GCA member ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We contacted Seay Management Consultants when our company was needing to update our Employee Handbook. To my surprise, Seay Management performed a complimentary review of our Employee Handbook since we were a GCA member! We now have a handbook that complies with current laws and protects our Company. -Clift, a GCA member

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09/06/2017

Seay - Special Bulletin - Paying Employees for Down Time

Employment policy in the midst of a hurricane

An important message from our partners at Seay Management Consultants - As we write this newsletter, the country is still reeling from the massive wind and flood effects of Hurricane Harvey, while at the same time, Hurricane Irma is thundering through the Caribbean headed for the United State mainland....... To read the complete article click the headline for the link

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07/23/2017

GCA Elects new Board of Directors for 2017-2018 Term

During the GCA Annual Meeting on June 27th, 2017, the GCA Membership elected this new Board of Directors. Betty Cornett of Hill Haven Memory Gardens in Monroe, graciously accepted the position of GCA President for 2017-2018.

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07/23/2017

HR Management Alert - July 2017

New Released Update for the Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification

To View the Management Alert for July - Click on the Blue Headline

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07/23/2017

REMINDER - Licence Renewal Deadline Approaching

Establishment and Personal Licences

Please check your Cemetery Establishment Licence expiration date and your Pre-Need Sales Agents Licences expiration dates and renew if appropriate. Many licences need to be renewed by August 1st, through the Georgia Secretary of States website.

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06/21/2017

Convention - Sales School and More - Only a few days away

You still have time - Act now to attend

Time is fast approaching for the Annual GCA Convention. This year we are joining our friends from the SCCFA (The Southern) along with Tennessee and Kentucky Cemetery Associations. Great Program, Great Presenters, Great Networking, Supportive and Great Vendors, even an afternoon of "SALES SCHOOL - BOOT CAMP". Don't delay, register today !

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06/01/2017

Convention - Only a few weeks away - Act now to attend

Discounted Hotel Rate ends Today - June 1

Time is fast approaching for the Annual GCA Convention. This year we are joining our friends from the SCCFA (The Southern) along with Tennessee and Kentucky Cemetery Associations. Great Program, Great Presenters, Great Networking, Supportive and Great Vendors, even an afternoon of "SALES SCHOOL - BOOT CAMP". Don't delay, register today !

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06/01/2017

GCA Announces - our 2017 ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING

All members are encouraged to attend

The GCA will hold its Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday, June 27th at 11:45AM at the Chattanooga Convention Center in Ballroom E,F,G.

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05/11/2017

Convention - Early Registration Discount Extended

Deadline to Save is Now May 24th

Time is fast approaching for the Annual GCA Convention. This year we are joining our friends from the SCCFA (The Southern) along with Tennessee and Kentucky Cemetery Associations. Great Program, Great Presenters, Great Networking, Supportive and Great Vendors, even an afternoon of "SALES SCHOOL - BOOT CAMP". Don't delay, register today !

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04/20/2017

MAINTENANCE WORKSHOP

The GCA is ready for a great event - large turn out expected, don't be left out. There is no better time than Spring to learn and get refreshed on: GRAVE PREP & SERVICE SET-UPS ~ MOWERS-BLOWERS-TRIMMERS AND MORE ~ TREE AND SHRUB CARE ~ INTERMENT VERIFICATION ~ EVERYTHING MEMORIALS & MONUMENTS ~ EFFECTIVELY ELIMINATING PEST (GEESE, ANTS, ETC) ~ AND MORE..... Please join us in Atlanta on April 26th !

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04/20/2017

HR MANAGEMENT ALERT

New I-9 Form Update

The GCA shares important information regarding the new updated I-9 form with its members. To read the complete document with link to download the latest released version, click on the blue headline.

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04/12/2017

GCA Shares 2017 Legislative Review with Members

The 2017 Legislative Session concluded on March 30th. ConnectSouth reviewed every piece of legislation that was introduced to ensure that the GCA would be actively engaged in any bills that might affect the Association. ConnectSouth actively tracked and engaged in 5 legislative issues on the behalf of the GCA.... click on the blue headline for a recap

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03/24/2017

GCA MEMBER ALERT

SOS Annual Reports Due - March 31st

The GCA kindly reminds all PC Cemeteries in Georgia that your Secretary of State Annual Reports are due on or by March 31st, 2017. Click on the Headline for the full message

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03/20/2017

GA CORPORATION DIVISION - REGISTRATION DEADLINE APPROACHING

April 1, 2017 - Deadline for Corporation Registration

If you have not registered or renewed your corporation license, please do so as the deadline at the Georgia Secretary of States Office is fast approaching. Just use the links contained in the attachment to complete. You will have an option of renewal with no changes or renewal with changes.

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01/17/2017

Jan 2017 Legislative Update

The GCA looks forward to sharing monthly legislative updates from our public affairs partner, ConnectSouth.

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01/09/2017

JANUARY NEWS & EVENT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Make it a News Year Resolution - Check out the GCA website every month to see the latest in member benefits, Free Webinars posted to the GCA Calendar for easy access, Monthly HR Newsletters and more.......

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12/15/2016

Merry Christmas From the GCA

The GCA wishes to extend a very Merry Christmas to all of our membership and Friends of the association. May you be blessed with all the wonders of the season.

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