January 18, 2018 - Setting Goals: Resolutions You Can Stick With!

Did you set your New Year’s Resolutions or annual goals, and now wondering how you will achieve them? Or maybe you haven’t set your goals yet? This workshop will help you refine/set your goals, create a a clear process to achieve them, and drive you to appreciate the value of goal-setting.

Everyone has the potential to succeed, but what distinguishes people who manage to set goals and achieve excellence? This Goal Setting workshop explores the nature of goals and a process for mastering the art of setting and achieving them. It is hands-on and will use a goal-setting instrument as well as encourage you to focus on your strengths and talents to achieve them., We will unpack S.M.A.R.T. methodology for determining objectives (Specific | Measureable | Achievable | Realistic | Time-Oriented) and help you find your why, your will, and your way to carve out time to achieve them!

This process will add value to your own productivity and team work as well as help you help others to achieve theirs!

February 15, 2018 - Creative Approaches to Problem Solving: Expand Your Thinking to Find Success

Too often we move straight to trying to solve a problem without effectively defining what the problem is – according to a quote attributed to Albert Einstein, “if I had an hour to solve a problem I’d spend 55 minutes defining the problem and identifying alternatives and 5 minutes solving it”. This session will go through creative problem-solving processes that encourage expansive thinking in analyzing, defining and solving problems in order to create new opportunities for individuals, teams, and organizations. Discover a whole new strategy for tackling those challenging issues in the workplace!

March 15, 2018 - Employment Law: What You Need to Know

FMLA, ADA, FLSA, PDA, ADEA…are you familiar with the alphabet soup of HR employment law? Would you like to learn more about a legal issue your company is facing? While we aren’t employment law attorneys, we have encountered each of these “acts” in our HR careers.

This session will focus on some of the biggest employment law regulations passed in the last 60 years, and how they affect your role in HR today. Plan to learn about employment law rules and regulations, employee benefits administration compliance, workers compensation compliance and ways to be compliant with these regulations.

April 19, 2018 - CliftonStrengths® 1: Name, Claim, and Aim Your Strengths!

Gallup researchers have spent 50 years studying the secret to success, excellence and world-class performance. Their conclusion: Leverage your strengths! Companies, organizations and institutions are gradually transforming their workplaces from weakness-fixing to strengths-based cultures. In this workshop, you will explore the theory behind the CliftonStrengths® assessment, how to understand your own Signature Strengths, and how to leverage strengths (yours and others) personally and professionally to achieve your greatest potential in the workplace. Discover why almost 16,000,000 people have taken the CliftonStrengths® assessment and how it is leading to greater employee engagement in the workplace.

May 17, 2018 - Conflict Resolution: How to Navigate Conflict and Maintain Relationships

In this session we will discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly of conflict. We will define conflict, culture, and the ground rules for healthy conflict. Then we will learn about different types of conflict resolution and the Platinum Rule. Lastly we’ll discuss the four states of engagement, and ask the question, "what state are you in?"