We all know how difficult it can be trying to find good help. The real battle now is how to keep the good employees that we already have.
Increasing happiness and engagement and productivity and staying power is critical to your company’s success. Don’t get stuck in a rut doing the same things that worked ‘back in the day.’ The environment is changing, the workforce is changing and the competition is changing. You don’t want to be left behind.
Discover a simple mostly overlooked tool to increase happiness in your workplace.
Re-Introducing the power of – Appreciation.
A sincere ‘thank you’ can go a long way, but tailor that thanks into the way the receiver prefers it and the impact compounds. This is the golden rule with a focus on how to maximize the impact.
Discover with us the 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace and uncover an old tool that has the power to bring new life into your business.
Doors Open & Catered Lunch @ 11:30am
Speaker Begins @ 12:00pm
Speakers End @ 1:00pm
About the Speakers:
Melanie Wallach is an accomplished Human Resources professional with more than 20 years’ experience providing leadership and guidance to executive teams and entrepreneurs. Melanie’s expertise includes overseeing the Human Resource function for employers of all sizes–from large global companies to small manufacturing facilities. Since 2012 she has worked with Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) where she consults with business owners in diverse industries including construction, agriculture, transportation and service organizations. Melanie’s passion for her field is reflected in her involvement with professional HR organizations locally and state-wide. She is the current Director of Diversity and Inclusion for CalSHRM and President of Northstate SHRM.
Jason Hedge brings an engaging and interactive approach to every training, consultation and encounter.
He has over 15 years experience training and developing staff from small startups to mid-sized non-profits to larger for-profit organizations. Jason uses consultations, workshops and authoring 10+ books to help leaders create higher levels of engagement and productivity with their teams.
He works as an HR Consultant with BBSI, working with an amazing team to help small companies leverage their strengths, reduce costs and create a safer more engaged workforce. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHRM Recertification PDCs This program is valid for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification.Northstate SHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP professional development credits (PDCs). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org.
HRCI Recertification PDCs This program has been submitted to the HR Certification Institute for review.Northstate SHRM is a recognized provider of recertification credits. HR Certification Institute® credits can be applied towards aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification.
THIS EVENT IS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART BY A GENEROUS DONATION FROM INTERWEST
InterWest is a leader among top insurance firms, consistently ranking within the top 100 largest and the top 50 privately-held brokerages nationwide. They offer unparalleled expertise in all lines of property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits and personal insurance coverages, as well as surety bonds. They also provide innovative, value-added service from our Claims & Risk Control Specialists and Human Resource & Labor Law Consultants. Although they operate principally in California, they are licensed to write business in all 50 states and staffed to service clients with locations throughout the nation.