Successful leaders know that mentally healthy employees are a competitive edge however, it has been a year filled with chaos, fear, and challenge, which has been negatively impacting their ability to cope and their mental health. How do you ensure that your team is feeling mentally and physically safe, supported, and able to be fully productive and engaged?A leader’s role is to lead. However, research show ..
A key driver to achieve these extraordinary results is based on an attribute called trust which becomes your behavior and your reputation. Here is how to achieve that with confidence, initiative, and commitment. This presentation outlines the eight key areas of focus and provides a link to the self-test tools and e-books to keep the momentum going. To be more successful, enjoy work and life more, get to you..
When owners impose liquidated damages at the end of a delayed project contractors often respond with allegations of concurrent delay. That is, contractors argue that some or all, of the project delay, was caused either by the owner or an external force, concurrent with the contractor’s delays, and therefore liquidated damages should be forgiven or excused. As owners generally do not impose liquidated damage..
Pivot Tables are one of the most powerful tools in Excel’s data analysis and Business Intelligence (BI) report-building set of tools. With just a few clicks of the mouse (and no complicated formulas!) you can quickly and easily build the reports, dashboards and charts that help you to summarize, analyze, interpret and understand your data which in turn helps you to spot trends and get answers to the importa..
Don has delivered this presentation to dozens of CEO and HR groups in the past few months. Employers are faced with The Great Resignation and The Great Quit, placing their companies and existing employees under enormous pressures. Since hiring and retention are closely related challenges they are addressed together in this fast-moving presentation. The number one challenge faced by every business is getting..
Unconscious bias in the workplace is a fact of life. Biases occur when individuals make spontaneous judgments about people or situations based on past experiences, culture, background, or exposure to media. These hidden preferences or prejudices can affect nearly every decision an organization makes. Biases can stymie diversity, recruiting and retention efforts and can unknowingly shape an organization’s cu..
It is Important for Managers and Supervisors to understand the Importance of Documentation regarded their represented employees. It is critical for them to understand the impact and depth that Documentation has on multiple areas of the workplace and operation of the business.One Key area of impact is the Just Cause Standard and how the failure to properly a document will result in the costly loss of Grievan..
Workplace culture is a hot topic in organizations who want to attract and retain the best talent; translate their values to their products and services; and show customers what they're all about. There are significant benefits that come from a vibrant and impactful culture. They are:Focus and Spirit: Aligns the entire company towards achieving its vision, mission, and goals.Engagement: Builds higher employe..
ADA is the Americans with Disabilities Act. As of 2010, this U.S. Federal Law was applied to all electronic documents. Any public business or governmental institution is required to have ADA-compliant public documents. This course will teach you how to format MS Word documents for ADA Accessible compliance requirements. This training course focuses on applying the technical formats to your MS Word documents..
FDA implemented the new Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), including the hazard analysis and risk-based preventive in 2016 to help industry manage potential hazards in producing safe food products. Along the way, implementation has taken a few twists and turns, including side-tracking with a pandemic. So, what have we learned along the way and where is the FDA now focused with Food Safety improvements? F..
The basics of good management are the same for first-line supervisors and CEOs. The successful approaches have a track record of success in the public, private, and nonprofit/NGO sectors. The first step is to understand the unique challenges new managers face, especially if they have been promoted from within the team and are now expected to lead their former peers. The first task is to build a strategic pl..
Your contract is not a book of “suggestions!” It’s a living, breathing legal document instructing you and the other party what you must and must not do. If either of you don’t follow it than the contract has been violated. But a contract’s direction is not always that simple, direct, or clear. And since the written word can be interpreted in different ways knowing what your contract is really saying may not..
Personnel in Pharmaceutical manufacturing will be asked to review many different documents. These documents are important, in that, they will be scrutinized by regulatory bodies. The aspects of writing these documents are different. The style of writing is more reader-centric, as opposed to writer-centric. Understanding the aspects of reader-centric writing is important in this industry.Areas CoveredThe Pha..
This program will do an overview and discussion of the laws impacted and implicated by remote access employment. From at-home setups, to FMLA, to hours tracking and discipline, the challenges in remote access workplaces are significant. We will also consider the implications of requiring or allowing some employees to work from home and not others.Areas CoveredFair Labor Standards ActNational Labor Relations..
This webinar will introduce: ways to get on top of all possible questions coming up, how to organize and work organized; and points of possible adaptations, e.g.: disclosing and better training of the important parts of the business process;discrepancies, misunderstandings, and misconceptions; does and don’ts. You must well know the whole process, you are part of, including all technical necessities; ..