Emerging Leaders Professional Development Certificate (Level I)
Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Legal Issues in Human Resource Management
Faculty: Stephanie Thomason, Ph.D.
Breakfast: 8 a.m. – 9.m.
Workshop: 9 a.m. – noon
Employment litigation and resolution in the United States cost corporations millions of dollars each year. This workshop uses an experiential approach to develop an understanding of some of the best practices in compliance and litigation avoidance within several HRM functions to achieve long-term sustainability in organizations.
An Economic Framework for Thinking about Sustainability
Faculty: Robert Beekman, Ph.D.
Lunch: noon – 1 p.m.
Workshop: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
In recent years, much attention has been paid to the importance of creating “sustainable business organizations”. This seminar introduces a basic Environmental Economics Framework to critically evaluate social, political and business decisions regarding the relationship between competitive market pressures, conflicting human desires, and resource constraints.