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Register Now! When Terminations Go Wrong

With the rise of workplace violence, the termination process has become more complex. Having the skills and knowledge to prevent or minimize problems during a termination benefits all areas of an organization.

Join Heather Bailey of SmithAmundsen and special guest, Debbie Pickus of Team Fireball Inc., on Thursday, February 7 at 12:00 PM CT for the latest installment of our Labor & Employment Quarterly Series. Heather and Debbie will discuss ways to properly conduct a threat assessment to reduce the risk of workplace violence and employment lawsuits. Specific topics covered include:

  • Tips and tricks for effectively terminating the problem employee while avoiding litigation (or, at least, diminishing risks)
  • How to properly prepare documentation from start to finish when it’s time to terminate
  • Personal Safety Awareness: how to heighten your mental, physical and environmental awareness to reduce risk tolerance
  • How to recognize a threat before it becomes an issue
  • Hands-on learning of basic personal safety skills

Who should attend? HR professionals, business owners, and anyone who regularly handles employment termination meetings with employees.