Business briefs, Nov. 8-11, 2014 |

Business briefs, Nov. 8-11, 2014


Christian Center roommate roundup

The Christian Center of Park City is holding a "roommate roundup" Nov. 19 designed to help seasonal workers find housing. According to the Christian Center, landlords needing tenants or renters seeking roommates can attend the event, which starts at 4:30 p.m., and meet people who need housing. Additional roommate roundups will be held throughout the rest of the year. Rob Harter, executive director of the Christian Center, said the organization also offers a food pantry for seasonal workers and allows them to use computers to search for housing. For more information, visit

Law seminar for employers

Lee Caruso, a Park City attorney, is holding a legal seminar for employers. According to a press release, the seminar will cover what questions employers can’t legally ask during interviews, what languages they must include on their applications, which employees they can classify as independent contractors and proper procedures for terminating an employee, among other topics. The seminar will be held Nov. 18, from 8:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., at the Park City Marriott.

Chamber/Bureau educational workshop

The Park City Chamber/Bureau is inviting members to attend a workshop about end-of-year tax strategies, the 11th in the Chamber/Bureau’s series of educational workshops. The event will be held Nov. 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Park City Board of Realtors offices, at 1889 Prospector Ave. The workshop will educate attendees on how to pay "the least amount possible to the Internal Revenue Service," according to a Chamber/Bureau newsletter.