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"7 Tasks for the New Government" with Perrin Beatty

November 21, 2019 | 11:30AM - 1:30PM | Halifax Marriott Harbourfront

As we head into another economic downturn, Canada has little fiscal wiggle room to help cushion the effects on every day Canadians. Business will be the sole catalyst to drive Canada’s economy forward.

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WONDER WOMEN CONFERENCE

December 6, 2019 | 8:00AM - 3:00PM | Westin Nova Scotian

Wonder Women brings together ambitious women to connect, educate, inspire and empower one another to take on new and expanded roles in work, community and life.

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FREE TRAINING: Human Resources (Starts November 5th)

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Name: FREE TRAINING: Human Resources (Starts November 5th)
Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM AST
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
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Event Description:

The Halifax Chamber is pleased to offer a FREE 10 week, educational program to help grow your business. This program is offered to businesses, managers, and employees at zero cost. Invest your time into learning the skills, and the resources available to benefit your business, managers or employees.


HUMAN RESOURCES TRAINING


Human Resource knowledge is the source for creating a healthy, profitable workplace. Good HR practices are required to create an environment where employees are committed to the business success and provide excellent customer service.
 
All managers are HR Managers; however, business owners and managers rarely receive formal Human Resources training. This can lead to frustration, wasted time and costly mistakes. Issues that are not addressed (or addressed poorly) fester, stagnate growth and interfere with achieving performance goals.
 
This HR training provides you with the tools and confidence to handle common workplace situations. From hiring the right people to paying them properly, dealing with performance issues and when necessary ending employment.  You will also learn how to implement a basic HR structure that will ensure you are legally compliant.

COURSE MODULES:

  • Successful hiring
  • Conducting Performance Reviews
  • Managing Attendance and Performance
  • Employment Legislation
  • Employee Handbook Policies
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Health and Safety Compliance
  • Respectful Terminations
  • Pay and benefits
  • Organizing Personnel Files

About the Trainer:

Genevieve MacInnis has 20 years of Human Resources experience working with midsized Canadian companies and large multinationals in both unionized and non-unionized environments.
 
She has delivered over 1000 hours of HR, Leadership, Communication and Conflict Resolution training. 
 
Genevieve is the founder of Inspired Change Consulting, providing services in the areas of Employee Engagement, Leadership Development and Change Leadership.


 

Location:
Halifax Chamber of Commerce
32 Akerley Blvd

Dartmouth, NS  B3B 1N1
Date/Time Information:
Starting November 5th, 2019
10 Week Course

12:30-4:30pm on TUESDAYS

 
Contact Information:
Kayla Lynch, Event Coordinator (902) 481-1229
Fees/Admission:
FREE
MEMBERS ONLY

$100 Deposit is required (to be returned upon completion of 10 week course).


You will be contacted upon registration for deposit information.
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Signature Events

2020 Halifax Business Awards

January 23, 2020 | 5:00PM - 9:30PM | Halifax Convention Centre

Join us for the Halifax Business Awards 20th Anniversary, as we celebrate our communities success, achievements, contributions and Business in Halifax!

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