Date: November 2, 3, & 4, 2016
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Cost: $445
Location: Knowledge Center (Behrend Campus)
5240 Knowledge Parkway
Erie, PA 

Lunch provided                                                   


“The critical responsibility of leadership is the deployment, application, and performance of an organization’s talent” 

This three day workshop provides executives, HR leaders, supervisors and other business leaders with the mindset, skillset and toolset to begin developing the productive workforce needed to thrive in today’s business climate. Organizations thrive when their people are engaged, motivated, and yes, talented. Having the right people doing the right things, in the right place, at the right time is a key aspect to continued growth, success, or even just stability. This three day course will provide participants with what it takes to have the right people ready. This comprehensive and engaging workshop will guide participants through the creation of a talent management program in efforts to measure the potential and performance of the workforce and enable growth for the future.

Topics covered :

  • Workforce Planning Implementing
  • Effective Acquisition and Onboarding Processes
  • Conducting Effective Employee Performance Reviews
  • Employee Motivation and Engagement Tools and Techniques
  • Employee Performance Management Systems
  • Conducting Effective Organizational Talent Review Meetings
  • Leadership Development in Organizations
  • Succession Planning

Instructor: Kevin Smith HCS, SPHR; President and Owner of VIE Associates

Kevin is a performance management consultant and certified Human Capital Strategist (HCS). He has spent the majority of his career assisting leaders in improving organizational performance and maximizing human resources. Kevin has consulted organizations in manufacturing, healthcare, nonprofit, and educational sectors. He holds a degree in Business Management and Business Finance from Mercyhurst College.

Kevin also has over 10 years in Quality Management consulting and experience. He is a certified provisional lead auditor for both the ISO 9001 and ISO/TS 16949 standards and has training credentials recognized by RABQSA International.

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