Human Resources Overload: Practical Advice and Proven Solutions
Thursday, March 10, 2011
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Register here.Overwhelmed with human resource issues? You are not alone. Whether it be wellness plan initiatives, legal compliance, employee retention in an almost post-recession climate, succession planning, or benefit programs that really work, the list of human resource issues facing employers today seems endless. Organizations that get caught up with all these issues often lose focus on their true business mission or objective.
Although there are many opinions and theories on these topics, practical advice and proven solutions are too rare. Not anymore! The Walsh Institute Leadership Center is presenting HRO: PAPS. The program offers six hours packed full of information and education to address the issues facing your company. Join us on March 10, 2011 for practical advice and proven solutions from some of the industry’s most astute leaders. Nancy Scarlet, Director of Human Resources for Oakland County, and Lee Meadows, (pictured right) Walsh College professor and author, are just two of the presenters that will be openly sharing their experience and insight.
No need to be overwhelmed any longer. Tickets are free for members and sponsors, $15 for students, $45 for Walsh alumni and partners, and $90 for all others. Register here.
Organizational Behavior Workshop
If you depend on people to accomplish tasks, goals, and projects, you need the ability to manage people and groups of people within your organization. This workshop provides the fundamentals of managing people and information to achieve organizational goals.
- Learn how to create an organizational learning environment
- Use motivational concepts to improve performance
- Deal with employee performance issues
- Identify effective leadership style
- Develop effective team leadership
- Understand change management strategies
- Learn how to become and effective organizational communicator
- Understand why smart people fail
This is a 2-session workshop. $275
Check the schedule for dates and times in Novi and Troy
Instructor: Connie Jaracz has managed human resources for a variety of companies for more than 16 years, including her current position at Bosco’s Pizza Company. She serves as an adjunct instructor at both Walsh College and Wayne State University. Jaracz is currently pursuing her PhD in Communications at Wayne and holds a Bachelor’s degree from Oakland University.