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    WSHRMA Managing Within the Law

    Date: May 10, 2017, 8:00am – 4:00pm
    West Sound Human Resource Management Association
    Kitsap Golf & Country Club
    3885 Northwest Golf Club Hill Road
    Bremerton, WA 98312
    Please see WSHRMA for pricing
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    Managing Conflict

    • Learn the types of conflict and the approaches to dealing with conflict
    • Learn the five basic approaches to dealing with conflict and strategies to determine when each strategy is most effective
    • Discuss miscommunication, strong emotions, stereotyping, and repetitive negative behaviors
    • Suggestions on creating an atmosphere of respect and dignity among team members to facilitate a healthy environment
    • Various scenarios and role-plays to practice and implement skills from the training

    Harassment & Discrimination Training

    Course Objectives

    • Understanding and preventing “abusive conduct,” recognizing the cost of harassing and discriminatory conduct in the workplace, and realizing the benefits of prevention
    • Enhancement of practical skills used in preventing, addressing and correcting abusive, harassing and discriminatory conduct in the workplace
    • Increasing leadership effectiveness and employee relations effectiveness

    Topics Covered

    • Developing a practical understanding of “abusive conduct,” harassment, discrimination and retaliation, as defined under the law
    • A manager’s heightened role in responding to and preventing potentially offensive or abusive conduct, unlawful harassing and discriminatory conduct, and/or retaliation in the workplace
    • Managing organizational risk related to offensive and/or unlawful workplace conduct

    Skill Builders

    • The “Five Rs of a Proper Response” that help supervisory employees respond to potential “abusive conduct,” harassment, discrimination and retaliation at work
    • Increase leadership effectiveness to improve productivity and reduce legal risk
    • Assess misconduct and determine appropriate responsive measures through Littler’s “Scale of Risk”

    Register here for the spring WSHRMA Annual Leadership Conference - Managing Within the Law 

    Presented by Pamela Helman, Labor and Employment Attorney

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    With thanks to our sponsors: Alliance 20/20 and