Computerized systems are used throughout the life sciences industry to support various regulated activities, which in turn generate many types of electronic records. These electronic records must be maintained according to regulatory requirements contained within FDA’s 21 CFR Part 11 for US jurisdictions and Eudralex Volume 4 Annex 11 for EU jurisdictions.One of the requirements for such compliance is the g..
In this comprehensive webcast, you’ll learn from Excel expert David H. Ringstrom, CPA, how to create dynamic and resilient budget spreadsheets. David shares helpful techniques, including how to separate inputs from calculations, streamline formula writing, preserve key formulas, and create both operating and cash flow budgets. In addition, he discusses the benefits of using a variety of Excel functions and ..
Toxic employees cause significant overt, covert, people-related & financial damage with their visible behavior just being the tip of the iceberg. For example, in one organization the day a former employee left the organization is considered one of their annual holidays.Clever toxic employees :Utilize their technical expertise to intimidate & manipulateKnow who to flatter & who they can abu..
Healthcare facilities struggle with compliance for the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, especially with the newer requirements from the Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act. This session will be delivered by a former OSHA National Bloodborne Pathogens Coordinator and will give you first-hand experience regarding some of the mistakes that healthcare facilities make that result in citations and fines. It ..
The training will focus on 4 areas - Pivot tables, charts/graphs, the Power View report adding and how to present geographic information.No matter what business you are in, a report is a critical tool in your communication armory. As with any communication tool, a presentation is everything. Get it right and it offers the reader (typically a CEO, shareholder or Project Manager) a valuable insight into the K..
Subpoenas are legally enforceable evidence-gathering tools. They are routinely used in all kinds of proceedings (civil, criminal, arbitration, regulatory). Even if you are not involved in a dispute, you can be subpoenaed by a party to the dispute and required to provide relevant information. The subpoena may require you to testify under oath, or to disclose documents (including electronically stored informa..
Every manager complains about their employees’ performance problems at some point in their career. Over the years, I’ve come to look at the challenge of problem performance a little differently. What I have come to accept is poor performance takes two players; the manager and the employee. And while it is always easier to focus our attention on the latter we must look at our own contributions to the perform..
For you to achieve outstanding diversity & inclusion results requires strong social intelligence, the ability to evaluate and influence other people’s social interactions. Our evolutionary background has resulted in unconscious bias and other problematic mental patterns (called cognitive biases) that leads to tribal behaviors, undermining D&I initiatives. To deal with tribalism, pioneering organizat..
Establishing appropriate Quality Assurance metrics is important for several reasons. Metrics not only measure the health of your quality system, but they also have the ability to change behavior, drive quality culture and improve both individual and company performance. This course will discuss the importance of establishing metrics, how to distinguish Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), as well as, how to u..
Do you import data into Excel from other sources (such as CSV files, text files, web pages, databases or SharePoint)?Does the data that you import need to be "cleaned" before it can be used? (cleaning refers to things like removing duplicate rows, removing blank rows, removing unnecessary columns, converting case, changing date formats and more).Do you spend more time than necessary performing data cleaning..
Managing change in a fast-changing environment is increasingly the situation in which most organizations now work. To optimize your company’s response to market opportunities and threats requires more than just a plan but rather dynamic processes, systems and culture if your change initiatives are to be successful.If you are a manager or executive, a project or team leader, a human resource professional or ..
2018 brought California a variety of updated employment laws. This is a primer to new California employment law and an update to changes to the existing laws for 2018. Among the various topics will be updates to the Fair Pay Act and a brief summary of new rules regarding background checks, and wage and hour laws. There will also be a brief discussion of the federal immigration laws as they are being applied..
In this program, we will evaluate diversity, multiculturalism, generational assemblage, and other forms of employee inclusion. We will consider the different forms of diversity and inclusion, the various meanings of diversity and inclusion, how to begin the conversation, how to maintain an inclusive workforce, how to raise the “return on investment” topic in an unfriendly atmosphere, and best practices for ..
The Webinar will center on: Introduction to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Service regulations (CMS.gov), vulnerabilities facing medical facilities, businesses, and emergency communications provided by Amateur Radio.Amateur Radio’s primary purpose for existing is to provide backup communications in times of disaster. The webinar presents methods used to provide communications when Internet and Phone Sy..
The best way to reduce your risk of compliance violations is to ensure there is a clear understanding and transparency in your policies and procedures and then routinely AUDIT enforcement. The Department of Labor regularly inspects employer records searching for a violation. And the possibility of the DOL finding a circumstance of non-compliance is great if you don’t ensure your policies are consistently co..