April 13, 2016
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA-CareerSource Brevard (CSB), the area authority on workforce development, will host international best-selling author, Allan McDougall for a free Business Learning event seminar addressing workplace conflict resolution.
The seminar, will take place from 9AM- 12:00PM on Wednesday, April 13th in the Bill Posey Conference Room at the Florida Department of Health in Brevard, 2555 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera. There is no cost to attend but seating is limited and registration is required. Interested individuals should register at https://csb-conflict.eventbrite.com. For additional information, please contact CareerSource Brevard at 321-394-0694 or [email protected].
Conflict in the workplace can be extremely destructive to good teamwork. Effective conflict resolution can make the difference between positive and negative outcomes. The three hour seminar for business owners, managers and HR professionals, will help attendees learn their leadership strengths and weaknesses and how to manage and capitalize on them; the skills needed to build a healthy and persuasive vision of the future; what to do when conflict arises and how to motivate a team to achieve success. The seminar is part of an ongoing series of Business Learning events focused on bringing value and education to area employers.
“Conflict is a normal and generally healthy part of work relationships, however, if not mitigated properly it can lead to toxic work environments and halted productivity,” stated Erica Lemp, Community Resources Coordinator for CareerSource Brevard. “CareerSource Brevard is excited to bring this renowned speaker and author to address this subject.”
About the speaker: Allan McDougall is a member of the United Steelworkers and is the Program Coordinator for the Emergency Response Team that serves 850,000 Union Members. As a crisis counselor, Allan responds to life altering injuries and fatalities and acts as a bridge between the company and the families of the injured or deceased workers across the nation.
Allan compliments many years of expertise with ongoing training and continued progressive study. He attended the University of Maryland where he obtained his BA, and then obtained his MS from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.
CareerSource Brevard is the area authority on workforce development, providing comprehensive services, labor market information and access to resources for businesses and careerseekers. Visit www.careersourcebrevard.com, email [email protected] or call (321) 504-7600 for more information about our services and resources.