Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

The HR Series: Navigating a Multi-Generational Workplace (Live Online Training)
Date
Friday, November 6th, 2020
Registration Deadline
Friday, November 6th, 2020
Event Description

We are at the generational crossroads of workplace composition in Canada. For the first time in modern history there are 5 generations in the average Canadian workplace, and it is estimated that by 2025, at least 75% of the workforce in Canada will be Millennials, Gen X and the newest generation, Zs.

 

This session will explore some of the challenges and opportunities businesses face as the generational balance tips as the Boomers continue to retire and the Millennials and Gen Z take their place.  What will this mean for your industry, your managers, and supervisors?  What will be the impact on your organizational culture, trends, social norms, recruitment, and retention strategies?

 

In this session we will look at the generational difference & similarities in the workplace (myths and facts), explore how to manage a multi-generational workforce, discuss how to remove generational barriers and stereotypes AND, explore the concept of managing individuals, not generations.

 

In this 2 hour session, we will:

  • Gain insight into the generations represented in today's workplace
  • Look at the generational difference & similarities in the workplace (myths and facts?)
  • Explore how to manage a multi-generational workforce
  • Discuss options on how to reward and motivate all generations
  • Discuss how to remove generational barriers and stereotypes
  • Examine how the baby boomer’s retirement will create leadership opportunities for Millennials
  • Talk about work life balance and is it really just the Millennials who care?
  • AND, explore the concept of managing individuals, not generations

 

Who Should Attend This Session?

Anyone who works with, or leads cross generational teams, as well as Senior Management and HR Professionals who lead recruitment, retention, and engagement activities.  

 

While this session is part of a series, participants are not required to attend all sessions in the series or attend in any sequence.  Each session can be attended independently.

 

Presenter: Pamela Bragg - Sarkany Management Inc.

 

Pamela Bragg is the owner of Sarkany Management Inc., a Human Resources Consulting firm, which offers a broad range of HR services. Pamela has a comprehensive background in executive level human resources and holds a Masters Certificate in Strategic Human Resources & Organizational Change.

 

Disclaimer: The content of this presentation is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice.

 

Webinar Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm Pacific Standard Time (PST)

 

Contact & Support

Please contact Ally Bodnar at 604-298-7795 or training@icba.ca for more information.

 

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
Member $25.00
Merit Member $25.00
Non-Member $40.00
Agenda (Pacific Time)
11:00am - 1:00pm
Workshop
Additional Information

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS: 

  1. Computer or laptop
    • This course will involve on-screen interaction with your instructor and classmates, reading/viewing on-screen content (slides or videos), and interacting via typing with questions or responses. For this reason, cell-phones or tablets may not be adequate.
    • Windows 10 or Mac iOS
    • For a full list of Zoom’s requirements click here
    • Downloading of the Zoom app will ensure a much faster experience https://zoom.us/support/download
  2. Webcam – in order to engage and collaborate, participants will be expected to have their webcams on for the duration of the class
  3. Microphone
  4. Internet connection - For best results, you will want to ensure you have an internet connection with an upload/download speed of 3-5 Mbps. You can test your internet speed here. Minimum recommended speed is 1.5 Mbps, but anything below 3 Mbps may result in loss of quality or buffering. Ideally hardwired connection versus wireless for stability - connect your computer directly to your router using an ethernet cable, rather than using your home wi-fi.
  5. A quiet space with minimal distractions - microphone will be engaged for interactive sessions. Please plan to be fully engaged in the class and clear your work schedule just as you would for the in-class program.  
  6. Comfortable chair 

 

 

Cancellation &
Refund Policy

COURSE REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS, TRANSFERS & REFUNDS:

 

Cancellations received at least 5 business days prior to the webinar date will result in a full refund.

 

Registrants who do not attend/log into a webinar, and/or who do not notify ICBA of cancellation at least 5 full business days prior to the course date will be assessed the full cost of the webinar. There will be no refunds or credits in this case.

 

Substitution of attendees is permitted up to and including the day of the webinar.

 

COURSE CANCELLATION BY ICBA:

 

ICBA may have to postpone or cancel webinars due to insufficient enrolment, in which case ICBA’s liability will be limited to a refund of the registration fee.

 
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