Speaking Engagements

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Webinar: Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate

Webinar: Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
Overview: This webinar will examine the nature and purpose of human rights in the workplace. There will also be a review of the different types of discrimination in the workplace and the general principles governing the concept of “Duty to Accommodate.” Through this webinar, you will learn how to manage discrimination or harassment-related complaints and how to better protect your organization against potential claims.

Webinar: Navigating the Maze: Vacation, Holidays and Leaves

Webinar: Navigating the Maze: Vacation, Holidays and Leaves

Webinar Recording Available On Demand
Overview: Is managing employee vacation and time off a challenge for your business?  This can be easy to manage for some employers, but for many, it is a headache. Through this webinar participants will obtain comprehensive knowledge and understanding of vacation, holidays and leaves to help improve business practices.

Webinar: Mastering The Art of Effective  Communication

Webinar: Mastering The Art of Effective Communication

Webinar Recording Available On Demand
Session Overview: Though effective communication is essential to the success of many organizations, communication problems are still a leading cause of misunderstanding, stress and lack of productivity in the workplace.People assume that impactful communication skills come naturally to everyone, however a significant amount of training, planning and practice is necessary to deliver the desired message. Through this webinar participants will learn how to build their written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills to enable them to communicate more effectively in the workplace.

Webinar: Weed in the Workplace

Webinar: Weed in the Workplace

Webinar Recording Available On Demand
The legalization of marijuana is scheduled for spring 2017. What does this mean for Canadian employers? Employers should be aware that marijuana has a variety of impairment effects, including reduced reaction times, irritability, loss of focus, lethargy, disengagement with reality and poor decision making. Through this webinar, the challenges of cannabis in the workplace and the potential impact it will have on employers and employees will be discussed.